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Sand Rock, Alabama - Basic Facts

The Town of Sand Rock had a population of 572 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Sand Rock is located at latitude 34.2429 and longitude -85.7686 in Cherokee County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Sand Rock encompass a land area of 4.36 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cherokee County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 912 feet.

The Town of Sand Rock (GNIS ID: 2407282) 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 Sand Rock is located within Leesburg Division of Cherokee County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Sand Rock: Hoges Crossroads, Sandrock.

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Sand Rock, AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 572
Population in Households 572
Population in Familes 491
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 131
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $37,167
Average Household Income $52,220
Per Capita Income $20,124


Total Housing Units 259 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 178 (68.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 39 (15.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 42 (16.2%)
Median Home Value $98,649
Average Home Value $132,865


Total Households 217
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 160
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.26% -0.07%
Households 0.23% -0.09%
Families -0.73% -0.13%
Median Household Income   1.37%
Per Capita Income   2.24%

Sand Rock, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sand Rock to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 389 33rd
Population Density # 419 28th
Diversity Index # 426 26th
Median Household Income # 356 39th
Per Capita Income # 382 34th

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