Toxey, Alabama

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Toxey, Alabama
Town
Location in Choctaw County and the state of Alabama
Location in Choctaw County and the state of Alabama
Coordinates: 31°54′49″N 88°18′30″W / 31.91361°N 88.30833°W / 31.91361; -88.30833
Country United States
State Alabama
County Choctaw
Area
 • Total 0.7 sq mi (1.8 km2)
 • Land 0.7 sq mi (1.8 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 118 ft (36 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 137
 • Density 200/sq mi (77.3/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 36921
Area code(s) 251
FIPS code 01-76632
GNIS feature ID 0128045

Toxey is a town in Choctaw County, Alabama, United States. At the 2010 census the population was 137.[1]

Geography[edit]

Toxey is located south of the center of Choctaw County at 31°54'49.118" North, 88°18'30.485" West (31.913644, -88.308468).[2]

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.69 square miles (1.8 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 152 people, 61 households, and 45 families residing in the town. The population density was 221.9 people per square mile (85.1/km²). There were 74 housing units at an average density of 108.0 per square mile (41.4/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 86.84% White and 13.16% Black or African American.

There were 61 households out of which 34.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.3% were married couples living together, 9.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.6% were non-families. 23.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.49 and the average family size was 2.87.

In the town the population was spread out with 29.6% under the age of 18, 3.3% from 18 to 24, 25.7% from 25 to 44, 19.7% from 45 to 64, and 21.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 94.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 81.4 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $23,750, and the median income for a family was $27,143. Males had a median income of $36,250 versus $17,188 for females. The per capita income for the town was $16,244. About 7.1% of families and 13.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 22.9% of those under the age of eighteen and 29.4% of those sixty five or over.

Notable native[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Toxey town, Alabama". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved June 5, 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: 31°54′49″N 88°18′30″W / 31.913644°N 88.308468°W / 31.913644; -88.308468