Millry, Alabama

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Millry, Alabama
Town
Location in Washington County and the state of Alabama
Location in Washington County and the state of Alabama
Coordinates: 31°37′53″N 88°19′8″W / 31.63139°N 88.31889°W / 31.63139; -88.31889
Country United States
State Alabama
County Washington
Area
 • Total 7.7 sq mi (20.1 km2)
 • Land 7.7 sq mi (20 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation 105 ft (32 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 615
 • Density 79.9/sq mi (30.6/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 36558
Area code(s) 251
FIPS code 01-48832
GNIS feature ID 0122846

Millry is a town in Washington County, Alabama, United States. The population was 615 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Millry is located at 31°37′53″N 88°19′8″W / 31.63139°N 88.31889°W / 31.63139; -88.31889 (31.631309, -88.318972).[1]

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 7.8 square miles (20 km2), of which 7.7 square miles (20 km2) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) (0.39%) is water.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1950 607
1960 645 6.3%
1970 911 41.2%
1980 956 4.9%
1990 781 −18.3%
2000 615 −21.3%
2010 546 −11.2%
Est. 2013 524 −4.0%
U.S. Decennial Census[2]
2013 Estimate[3]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 615 people, 262 households, and 175 families residing in the town. The population density was 79.7 people per square mile (30.8/km²). There were 301 housing units at an average density of 39.0 per square mile (15.1/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 63.41% White, 35.45% Black or African American, 0.81% Native American, and 0.33% from two or more races. 0.65% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 262 households out of which 27.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.1% were married couples living together, 13.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.2% were non-families. 30.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.35 and the average family size was 2.93.

In the town the population was spread out with 22.6% under the age of 18, 9.3% from 18 to 24, 23.1% from 25 to 44, 28.0% from 45 to 64, and 17.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females there were 89.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 83.1 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $24,886, and the median income for a family was $32,500. Males had a median income of $36,667 versus $17,917 for females. The per capita income for the town was $14,782. About 17.7% of families and 21.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 21.1% of those under age 18 and 29.2% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ "U.S. Decennial Census". Census.gov. Retrieved June 6, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013". Retrieved June 3, 2014. 
  4. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

Coordinates: 31°37′53″N 88°19′08″W / 31.631309°N 88.318972°W / 31.631309; -88.318972