Bucks, Alabama

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Bucks, Alabama
Census-designated place
Bucks, Alabama is located in Alabama
Bucks, Alabama
Bucks, Alabama
Coordinates: 31°1′7.72″N 88°1′27.07″W / 31.0188111°N 88.0241861°W / 31.0188111; -88.0241861
Country United States
State Alabama
County Mobile
 • Total 0.423 sq mi (1.10 km2)
 • Land 0.387 sq mi (1.00 km2)
 • Water 0.036 sq mi (0.09 km2)
Elevation 49 ft (15 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 32
 • Density 76/sq mi (29/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 36512
Area code(s) 251

Bucks is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Mobile County, Alabama, United States.[3] As of the 2010 census, its population was 32.[2] It is located in the northeastern section of the county near the Mobile River, along U.S. Route 43. The James M. Barry Electric Generating Plant, a coal- and natural gas-fired power station operated by Alabama Power, is located in Bucks.


In 2010, Bucks had a population of 32. The racial and ethnic composition of the population was 59.4% white, 31.3% black or African American, 3.1% Native American, 6.3% from two or more races and 3.1% Hispanic or Latino of any race.[4]


Bucks is located at 31°1′7.72″N 88°1′27.07″W / 31.0188111°N 88.0241861°W / 31.0188111; -88.0241861Coordinates: 31°1′7.72″N 88°1′27.07″W / 31.0188111°N 88.0241861°W / 31.0188111; -88.0241861. The elevation is 49 feet (15 m).[3]


  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2011-05-14. 
  3. ^ a b "Bucks, Alabama". "Alabama Home Town Locator". Retrieved 2008-03-09. 
  4. ^ 2010 population by race and Hispanic or Latino by place report for Alabama from the US Census]