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Red Bay, Alabama - Basic Facts

The City of Red Bay had a population of 3,338 as of July 1, 2021.

The primary coordinate point for Red Bay is located at latitude 34.4398 and longitude -88.1409 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Red Bay encompass a land area of 9.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0.1 sq. miles. Franklin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 646 feet.

The City of Red Bay 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 City of Red Bay is located within Red Bay Division of Franklin County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Red Bay: Redbay, Vincents Cross Roads, Vincents Crossroads.

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Red Bay, AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2021)

POPULATION

Total Population 3,338 (100%)
Population in Households 3,338 (100.0%)
Population in Families 2,687 (80.5%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 342
Diversity Index2 30
 
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $37,700
Average Household Income $50,237
% of Income for Mortgage4 11%
Per Capita Income $21,642
Wealth Index5 39
 

HOUSING

Total HU (Housing Units) 1,595 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 954 (59.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 493 (30.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 147 ( 9.2%)
Median Home Value $93,813
Average Home Value $110,602
Housing Affordability Index3 247
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,448
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 938
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2021 2021-2026
Population 0.49% 0.35%
Households 0.55% 0.33%
Families 0.39% 0.21%
Median Household Income   1.4%
Per Capita Income   2.07%
Owner Occupied HU   0.66%

Red Bay, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Red Bay to the other 586 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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 # 154 74th
Population Density # 213 64th
Median Household Income # 434 26th
Housing Affordability Index # 410 70th
Per Capita Income # 400 32nd
Diversity Index # 365 38th

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