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Slocomb, Alabama - Basic Facts

The City of Slocomb is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Geneva County at latitude 31.1121 and longitude -85.5987. Geneva County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 285 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Slocomb, but most people and references simply refer to it as Slocomb, Alabama.

The P1 Census Class Code for Slocomb indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Slocomb (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 1,996
Population in Households 1,996
Population in Familes 1,658
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 210
Diversity Index2 44


Total Households 824
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 569
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 968 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 561 (58.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 263 (27.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 144 (14.9%)
Median Home Value $81,250
Average Home Value $96,308


Median Household Income $36,544
Average Household Income $45,488
Per Capita Income $18,469
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.19% -0.04%
Households 0.23% -0.1%
Families 0.63% -0.18%
Median Household Income   2.38%
Per Capita Income   2.14%
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.


Slocomb, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Slocomb 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 # 213 63rd
Population Density1 # 326 44th
Diversity Index2 # 205 65th
Median Household Income # 303 48th
Per Capita Income # 332 42nd

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