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The Carlton CDP(1) had a population of 46 as of July 1, 2022. Carlton ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Alabama. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Carlton is located at latitude 31.3432 and longitude -87.8456 in Clarke County. The formal boundaries for the Carlton Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 4.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Clarke County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 171 feet.

The Carlton Census Designated Place has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Alabama is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Carlton Census Designated Place is located within Walker Springs Division of Clarke County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Carlton: Hals Lake.

  1. A Census Designated Place (CDP) is a statistical counterpart to a self-governing (incorporated) place such as a city, town, or village. A CDP is not a legal entity and has no governmental functions.

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Carlton, AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2022)


Total Population 46 (100%)
Population in Households 46 (100.0%)
Population in Families 39 (84.8%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 10
Diversity Index2 35


Median Household Income $29,389
Average Household Income $63,163
% of Income for Mortgage4 0%
Per Capita Income $24,555
Wealth Index5 49


Total HU (Housing Units) 29 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12 (41.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 2 ( 6.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 15 (51.7%)
Median Home Value $75,000
Average Home Value $104,167
Housing Affordability Index3 0


Total Households 14
Average Household Size 3.29
Family Households 10
Average Family Size 4.00
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2020-2022 2022-2027
Population 0.00% -0.44%
Households 0.00% 0.00%
Families   0.00%
Median Household Income   1.66%
Per Capita Income   3.49%
Owner Occupied HU   -1.73%

Carlton, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Carlton to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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 # 585 2nd
Population Density # 593 0th
Median Household Income # 562 5th
Housing Affordability Index # 34 6th
Per Capita Income # 415 30th
Diversity Index # 354 40th

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