Location in Elmore County and the state of Alabama
|• Total||4.6 sq mi (12.1 km2)|
|• Land||4.6 sq mi (12 km2)|
|• Water||0 sq mi (0.1 km2)|
|Elevation||312 ft (95 m)|
|• Density||73.9/sq mi (28.1/km2)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||0155049|
Deatsville is located at (32.593958, -86.393454).
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 4.7 square miles (12 km2), of which, 4.7 square miles (12 km2) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) of it (0.43%) is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 340 people, 130 households, and 101 families residing in the town. The population density was 73.2 people per square mile (28.2/km2). There were 150 housing units at an average density of 32.3 per square mile (12.5/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 97.35% White, 1.47% Black or African American, 0.59% from other races, and 0.59% from two or more races.
There were 130 households out of which 33.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 70.0% were married couples living together, 3.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 22.3% were non-families. 18.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.62 and the average family size was 2.99.
In the town the population was spread out with 24.4% under the age of 18, 6.8% from 18 to 24, 29.1% from 25 to 44, 25.9% from 45 to 64, and 13.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 104.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 110.7 males.
The median income for a household in the town was $40,938, and the median income for a family was $48,295. Males had a median income of $31,000 versus $21,875 for females. The per capita income for the town was $16,409. None of the families and 0.9% of the population were living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 3.4% of those over 64.
- Elmore County Corporate Development website
- The short film A Rural Community: Holtville, Alabama (1945) is available for free download at the Internet Archive [more]