Littleville, Alabama

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Littleville, Alabama
Location in Colbert County and the state of Alabama
Location in Colbert County and the state of Alabama
Coordinates: 34°35′27″N 87°40′32″W / 34.59083°N 87.67556°W / 34.59083; -87.67556
Country United States
State Alabama
County Colbert
 • Total 5.0 sq mi (13.0 km2)
 • Land 5.0 sq mi (12.9 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation 696 ft (212 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,011
 • Density 203/sq mi (78.5/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 01-43648
GNIS feature ID 0152127

Littleville is a town in Colbert County, Alabama, United States. It is part of the Florence - Muscle Shoals Metropolitan Statistical Area known as "The Shoals". As of the 2010 census, the population of the town was 1,011.[1]


Littleville is located in southern Colbert County at 34°35′27″N 87°40′32″W / 34.59083°N 87.67556°W / 34.59083; -87.67556 (34.590933, -87.675599).[2] The town is bordered by Franklin County to the south.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 5.0 square miles (13.0 km2), of which 5.0 square miles (12.9 km2) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km2), or 0.90%, is water.[1]


As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 978 people, 395 households, and 297 families residing in the town. The population density was 193.8 people per square mile (74.8/km²). There were 432 housing units at an average density of 85.6 per square mile (33.0/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 98.57% White, 0.51% Native American, and 0.92% from two or more races. 0.82% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 395 households out of which 31.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 65.1% were married couples living together, 8.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.6% were non-families. 21.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.48 and the average family size was 2.89.

In the town the population was spread out with 23.7% under the age of 18, 7.3% from 18 to 24, 30.5% from 25 to 44, 26.0% from 45 to 64, and 12.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 94.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.3 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $32,583, and the median income for a family was $35,913. Males had a median income of $31,852 versus $21,250 for females. The per capita income for the town was $14,372. About 11.1% of families and 13.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 14.2% of those under age 18 and 16.1% of those age 65 or over.


  1. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Littleville town, Alabama". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved June 9, 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. 

Coordinates: 34°35′27″N 87°40′32″W / 34.590933°N 87.675599°W / 34.590933; -87.675599