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Florala, Alabama - Basic Facts

The Town of Florala had a population of 2,067 as of July 1, 2015.

The primary coordinate point for Florala is located at latitude 31.0224 and longitude -86.3182 in Covington County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Florala (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.53 sq. miles and a water area of 0.45 sq. miles. Covington County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 262 feet.

The Town of Florala (GNIS ID: 2406502) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Alabama is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Florala is located within Florala Division of Covington County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Florala population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Florala: Lake City, Lake View, Lakeview.

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Florala, AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 2,067
Population in Households 1,987
Population in Familes 1,549
Population in Group Qrtrs 80
Population Density1 196
Diversity Index2 40


Total Households 873
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 527
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,153 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 513 (44.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 360 (31.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 280 (24.3%)
Median Home Value $60,433
Average Home Value $83,772


Median Household Income $27,447
Average Household Income $38,510
Per Capita Income $16,353
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.82% 0.61%
Households 0.76% 0.57%
Families 0.48% 0.3%
Median Household Income   1.8%
Per Capita Income   1.73%
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.


Florala, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Florala to the other 578 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 208 64th
Population Density1 # 344 41st
Diversity Index2 # 240 59th
Median Household Income # 507 12th
Per Capita Income # 497 14th

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