Dodge City, Alabama

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Dodge City, Alabama
Town
Location in Cullman County and the state of Alabama
Location in Cullman County and the state of Alabama
Coordinates: 34°3′7″N 86°52′58″W / 34.05194°N 86.88278°W / 34.05194; -86.88278
Country United States
State Alabama
County Cullman
Area
 • Total 3.45 sq mi (8.94 km2)
 • Land 3.44 sq mi (8.91 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation 627 ft (191 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 593
 • Density 172/sq mi (66.5/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 01-20955
GNIS feature ID 1669446
Website dodgecitytown.com

Dodge City is a town in Cullman County, Alabama, United States. At the 2010 census the population was 593.[1]

Geography[edit]

Dodge City is located south of the center of Cullman County at 34°3′8″N 86°52′58″W / 34.05222°N 86.88278°W / 34.05222; -86.88278 (34.052144, -86.882790).[2]

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 3.4 square miles (8.9 km2), of which 0.012 square miles (0.03 km2), or 0.30%, is water.[1]

The elevation is 628 feet (191 m) above sea level.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 612 people, 231 households, and 184 families residing in the town. The population density was 194.7 people per square mile (75.3/km2). There were 253 housing units at an average density of 80.5 per square mile (31.1/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 99.51% White, and 0.49% from two or more races. 0.33% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 231 households out of which 33.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 70.1% were married couples living together, 6.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 20.3% were non-families. 17.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.65 and the average family size was 2.99.

In the town the population was spread out with 25.7% under the age of 18, 8.0% from 18 to 24, 28.9% from 25 to 44, 25.7% from 45 to 64, and 11.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 106.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.3 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $30,417, and the median income for a family was $33,393. Males had a median income of $29,028 versus $18,214 for females. The per capita income for the town was $14,111. About 6.9% of families and 8.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.8% of those under age 18 and 21.4% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Dodge City town, Alabama". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved June 11, 2014. 
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

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Coordinates: 34°03′08″N 86°52′58″W / 34.052144°N 86.88279°W / 34.052144; -86.88279