The Fort Rucker Census Designated Place had a population of 4,547 as of July 1, 2016. Fort Rucker CDP ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Alabama. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Fort Rucker CDP is located at latitude 31.3426 and longitude -85.7161 in Dale County. The formal boundaries for the Fort Rucker Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles.
The Fort Rucker Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402503) has a M2 Census Class Code which indicates a military or other defense installation entirely within a census designated place. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Alabama is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Fort Rucker Census Designated Place is located within Fort Rucker Division of Dale County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Fort Rucker CDP population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||3,996|
|Population in Familes||3,775|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||551|
|Average Household Size||3.33|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||1,476 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||14 ( 0.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,187 (80.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||275 (18.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$0|
|Average Home Value||$0|
|Median Household Income||$50,491|
|Average Household Income||$58,699|
|Per Capita Income||$17,517|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.0%|
|Per Capita Income||2.05%|
The table below compares Fort Rucker CDP to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.
|Total Population||# 124||79th|
|Population Density1||# 183||69th|
|Diversity Index2||# 60||90th|
|Median Household Income||# 93||84th|
|Per Capita Income||# 470||19th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Alabama Census Data Comparison Tool.