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Ohatchee, Alabama - Basic Facts

Ohatchee is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Ohatchee.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Calhoun County at latitude 33.7834 and longitude -86.0025. Calhoun County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 512 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Ohatchee (see map) encompass a land area of 5.9 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Ohatchee: Ohatchie.

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Ohatchee, AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 1,265
Population in Households 1,265
Population in Familes 1,099
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 214
Diversity Index2 18


Total Households 514
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 386
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 575 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 420 (73.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 94 (16.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 61 (10.6%)
Median Home Value $87,326
Average Home Value $108,413


Median Household Income $46,044
Average Household Income $52,724
Per Capita Income $20,706
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.85% 0.66%
Households 1.92% 0.65%
Families 1.59% 0.61%
Median Household Income   1.89%
Per Capita Income   1.89%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Ohatchee, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ohatchee to the other 578 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 278 52nd
Population Density1 # 319 45th
Diversity Index2 # 463 20th
Median Household Income # 123 79th
Per Capita Income # 193 67th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Alabama Census Data Comparison Tool.