Sylacauga, AL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Sylacauga, Alabama Info Snack

Population
12,226
Unemployment
8.9%
Poverty
23.8%
Median Home
$131,600
Median Income
$36,068
Median Rent
$609

Sylacauga SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
7
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Sylacauga, AL Crime Report

691
Total Crimes
5,670.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
128.95%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Sylacauga
/ 100k People
Alabama
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 691 5,670.4 3,185.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 77 631.9 510.8 366.7
Murder 3 24.6 7.3 5.0
Robbery 10 82.1 80.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 51 418.5 381.0 250.2
Property Crime 614 5,038.6 2,674.4 2,109.9
Burglary 98 804.2 531.9 340.5
Larceny 481 3,947.2 1,886.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 35 287.2 256.5 219.9

Sylacauga, AL Cost Of Living

82
Sylacauga's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Sylacauga Alabama National Average
Overall 82 89 100
Services 88 98 100
Groceries 88 96 100
Health 88 91 100
Housing 62 72 100
Transportation 92 91 100
Utilities 103 103 100

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Rankings for Sylacauga in Alabama

Map Of Sylacauga, AL

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Population over time in Sylacauga

Year Population % Change
2019 12,226 -1.4%
2018 12,397 -0.8%
2017 12,492 -1.6%
2016 12,696 -0.4%
2015 12,749 -0.3%
2014 12,786 0.1%
2013 12,775 -0.0%
2012 12,778 -0.0%
2011 12,780 -0.1%
2010 12,789 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sylacauga

White
62.8% (7,672)
African American
32.8% (4,016)
American Indian
1.1% (131)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.1% (7)
Other
0.1% (8)
Two Or More
1.3% (160)
Hispanic
1.9% (232)
Race Sylacauga AL USA
White 62.8% 65.5% 60.7%
African American 32.8% 26.5% 12.3%
American Indian 1.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.9% 4.3% 18.0%

Gender in Sylacauga

Female
54.5% (6,657)
Male
45.5% (5,568)
Gender Sylacauga AL USA
Female 54.5% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 45.5% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sylacauga for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (611)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (1,344)
High School / GED
31.0% (3,790)
Some College
26.0% (3,178)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,222)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,344)
Master's Degree
5.0% (611)
Professional Degree
1.0% (122)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Sylacauga AL USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Sylacauga, Alabama

Less than $10,000
15.7% (192,182)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.7% (106,356)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.0% (195,398)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.1% (111,550)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.4% (90,773)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.8% (204,797)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.3% (138,262)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.8% (132,079)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (30,917)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (20,281)
Income Sylacauga AL USA
Less than $10,000 15.7% 8.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.7% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.0% 11.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.1% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.4% 13.2% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.8% 17.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.3% 11.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.8% 12.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 4.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 4.1% 7.7%

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