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Paint Rock, Alabama - Basic Facts

The Town of Paint Rock is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Jackson County at latitude 34.6609 and longitude -86.334. Jackson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 610 feet.

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

The P1 Census Class Code for Paint Rock 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 Town of Paint Rock (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.43 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Paint Rock: Camden, Paintrock, Redman.

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


Total Population 206
Population in Households 206
Population in Familes 178
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 475
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 87
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 63
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 94 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 71 (75.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 16 (17.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 7 ( 7.4%)
Median Home Value $89,474
Average Home Value $104,286


Median Household Income $35,272
Average Household Income $42,713
Per Capita Income $17,445
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.45% -0.39%
Households -0.27% -0.23%
Families 2.38% -0.32%
Median Household Income   1.27%
Per Capita Income   2.04%
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.


Paint Rock, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Paint Rock 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 # 497 14th
Population Density1 # 153 74th
Diversity Index2 # 513 11th
Median Household Income # 348 40th
Per Capita Income # 408 30th

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