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Uriah, Alabama - Basic Facts

Uriah is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Uriah Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Monroe County at latitude 31.3052 and longitude -87.5022. Monroe County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 351 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Uriah Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Uriah: Butterfork, Maros.

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


Total Population 332
Population in Households 332
Population in Familes 282
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 207
Diversity Index2 33


Total Households 140
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 100
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 183 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 125 (68.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 15 ( 8.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 43 (23.5%)
Median Home Value $102,419
Average Home Value $116,000


Median Household Income $34,052
Average Household Income $46,128
Per Capita Income $18,459
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 2.9% 0.83%
Households 3.09% 0.84%
Families 3.05% 0.79%
Median Household Income   1.5%
Per Capita Income   1.6%
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.


Uriah, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Uriah 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 # 445 23rd
Population Density1 # 330 43rd
Diversity Index2 # 319 45th
Median Household Income # 373 36th
Per Capita Income # 335 42nd

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