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Trafford, Alabama - Basic Facts

The Town of Trafford had a population of 675 as of July 1, 2017. Trafford ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Alabama. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Trafford is located at latitude 33.8195 and longitude -86.7466 in Jefferson County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Trafford (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.44 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Jefferson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 489 feet.

The Town of Trafford (GNIS ID: 2406747) 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 Trafford is located within Kimberly-Morris Division of Jefferson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Trafford population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Trafford: Union City.

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Trafford, AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 675
Daytime Population: Workers 29
Daytime Population: Residents 383
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 412
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.61
Population in Households 675
Population in Familes 604
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 277
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $60,914
Average Household Income $68,762
Per Capita Income $24,967


Total Housing Units 312 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 237 (76.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 49 (15.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 26 ( 8.3%)
Median Home Value $170,000
Average Home Value $185,294


Total Households 286
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 222
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.61% 0.56%
Households 0.59% 0.55%
Families 2.47% 0.45%
Median Household Income   2.73%
Per Capita Income   2.59%

Trafford, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Trafford to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 367 37th
Population Density # 255 56th
Diversity Index # 525 10th
Median Household Income # 42 93rd
Per Capita Income # 116 80th

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