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Goshen, Alabama - Basic Facts

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The Town of Goshen had a population of 328 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Goshen is located at latitude 31.72 and longitude -86.1232 in Pike County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Goshen (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Pike County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 318 feet.

The Town of Goshen (GNIS ID: 2406594) 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 Town of Goshen is located within Goshen-Shady Grove Division of Pike County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Goshen population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Goshen: Goshen Hill.

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Goshen, AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 328
Population in Households 328
Population in Familes 276
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 128
Diversity Index2 38


Total Households 143
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 99
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 176 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 113 (64.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 31 (17.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 33 (18.7%)
Median Home Value $110,227
Average Home Value $131,195


Median Household Income $46,646
Average Household Income $57,861
Per Capita Income $23,171
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 3.41% 1.94%
Households 3.26% 2.02%
Families 5.0% 1.94%
Median Household Income   2.61%
Per Capita Income   2.19%
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.

Goshen, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Goshen 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 450 23rd
Population Density1 # 425 27th
Diversity Index2 # 259 56th
Median Household Income # 127 78th
Per Capita Income # 141 76th

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