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Red Bay, Alabama - Basic Facts

The City of Red Bay had a population of 3,324 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Red Bay is located at latitude 34.4361 and longitude -88.1365 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Red Bay (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0.1 sq. miles. Franklin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 646 feet.

The City of Red Bay (GNIS ID: 2404601) 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 City of Red Bay is located within Red Bay Division of Franklin County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Red Bay population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Red Bay: Redbay, Vincents Cross Roads, Vincents Crossroads.

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Red Bay, AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,324
Daytime Population: Workers 4,040
Daytime Population: Residents 2,141
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,181
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.86
Population in Households 3,324
Population in Familes 2,690
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 341
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $32,620
Average Household Income $46,593
Per Capita Income $19,935


Total Housing Units 1,539 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 848 (55.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 585 (38.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 106 ( 6.9%)
Median Home Value $85,938
Average Home Value $107,704


Total Households 1,433
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 933
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.71% 0.43%
Households 0.7% 0.43%
Families 0.53% 0.3%
Median Household Income   1.9%
Per Capita Income   1.76%

Red Bay, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Red Bay to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 154 74th
Population Density # 212 64th
Diversity Index # 391 33rd
Median Household Income # 453 22nd
Per Capita Income # 356 39th

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