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Demographic Data

 Calhoun CountyAlabama
Population, 2010 118,572 4,779,736
Population, percent change, 2000 to 2012 5.6% 7.5%
Population, 2000 112,249 4,447,100
Persons under 5 years old, percent, 2010 6.1% 6.4%
Persons under 18 years old, percent, 2010 22.9% 23.7%
Persons 65 years old and over, percent, 2010 14.3% 13.8%
Female persons, percent, 2010 51.8% 51.5%
White persons, percent, 2010 (a) 74.9% 68.5%
Black persons, percent, 2010 (a) 20.6% 26.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2010 (a) 0.5% 0.6%
Asian persons, percent, 2010 (a) 0.7% 1.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander, percent, 2010 (a) 0.1% 0.0%
Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2010 1.7% 1.5%
Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2010 (b) 3.3% 3.9%
White persons not Hispanic, percent, 2010 73.6% 67.0%
Living in same house 1 year & over, 2006-2010 82.9% 84.3%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2006-2010 2.5% 3.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2006-2010 4.5% 4.9%
High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2006-2010 78.5% 81.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2006-2010 16.1% 21.7%
Persons with a disability, age 5+, 2000 25,861 945,705
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2006-2010 22.1 23.9
Housing units, 2010 53,289 2,171,853
Homeownership rate, 2006-2010 70.7% 71.1%
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2006-2010 14.3% 15.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2006-2010 $98,200 $117,600
Households, 2006-2010 46,421 1,821,210
Persons per household, 2006-2010 2.46 2.53
Median household income, 2006-2010 $38,407 $42,081
Per capita money income, 2006-2010 $20,574 $22,984
Persons below poverty, percent, 2010 19.5% 17.1%

Business QuickFacts

 Calhoun CountyAlabama
Private nonfarm establishments, 2009 2,444 100,8052
Private nonfarm employment, 2009 38,324 1,612,2582
Private nonfarm employment, percent change 2000-2009 -5.6% -2.5%2
Nonemployer establishments, 2009 6,329 305,4201
Total number of firms, 2007 8,713 382,350
Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 7.2% 14.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native owned firms, percent, 2007 NA 0.8%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 1.6% 1.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander owned firms, percent, 2007 0.5% 1.2%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 NA 0.8%
Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 24.7% 28.1%
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) 2,679,991 112,858,843
Merchant Wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) D 52,252,752
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) 1,542,981 57,344,851
Retail sales per capita, 2007 $13,678 $12,364
Accommodation and foodservices sales, 2007 ($1000) 186,533 6,426,342
Building permits, 2010 107 11,261
Federal spending, 2009 ($1000) 1,830,659 56,047,8252

Geography QuickFacts

 Calhoun CountyAlabama
Land area, 2010 (square miles) 605.87 50,645.33
Persons per square mile, 2010 195.7 94.4
FIPS Code 015 01
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area   Anniston-Oxford, AL Metro Area

 

Facts about Calhoun County

Calhoun County's Distance to Major Cities

Atlanta, GA 90 Mobile, AL 278
Birmingham, AL 59 Montgomery, AL 111
Charleston, SC 373 Nashville, TN 207
Chicago, IL 702 New Orleans, LA 398
Dallas, TX 695 New York, NY 921
Detroit, MI 745 Orlando, FL 506
Huntsville, AL 109 Savannah, GA 340
Jacksonville, FL 438 Toronto, Ontario 942
Memphis, TN 292 Washington, DC 733

Calhoun County's Population - Cities and Towns

Anniston 22,666   Oxford 21,232
Hobson City 771   Piedmont 4,878
Jacksonville 12,484   Saks 10,744
Ohatchee 1,170   Weaver 2,619

Households and Income

 TotalPercent
Number of Households (2002 estimate) 45,196 100%
Family Households 35,220 66.8%
Non-Family Households 18,796 33.2%
Persons per household (2002 estimate) 2.44  
Average Household Income (2002 estimate) $42,110  
Per capital income (2002 estimate) $20,828  

Largest Non-Retail Employers in Calhoun County  

CompanyNumber of Employees
Anniston Army Depot

5202

Regional Medical Center 1300
Homeland Security/CDP 740
Jacksonville State University 879 Full Time & 1108 Part Time
BAE Systems 276
 NABI 750
 Stringfellow Hospital 333 with 7 Clinics 373
Commercial Vehicle Group 200
Oxford School System   536
Calhoun County Schools 1400
Federal Mogul 464
Anniston School System 283
Union Foundry 230
M & H Valve 170
Honeywell 265
Super Valu 115
Honda 4000
YKK/Tape Craft Corp 190
Alabama Power 474
General Dynamics 300
AL National Guard Training Center 358
B.R. Williams 275
General Dynamics OTS 227
Kronospan 109
FabArc 306
Tyco Fire 161
Lee Brass 230
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Calhoun County Chamber of Commerce
1330 Quintard Ave.
PO Box 1087
Anniston, AL 36202
256-237-3536
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