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Creola, Alabama - Basic Facts

The City of Creola had a population of 1,968 as of July 1, 2019. Creola ranks in the upper 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 Creola is located at latitude 30.8919 and longitude -88.0397 in Mobile County. The formal boundaries for the City of Creola encompass a land area of 14.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0.92 sq. miles. Mobile County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 20 feet.

The City of Creola (GNIS ID: 2404149) 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 Creola is located within Mobile Division of Mobile County.


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Creola, AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Creola, AL Housing Affordability Index is 221
State of Alabama Housing Affordability Index is 174
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.

WEALTH INDEX

Creola, AL Wealth Index is 61
State of Alabama Wealth Index is 73
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.

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POPULATION

Total Population 1,968 (100%)
Population in Households 1,968 (100.0%)
Population in Families 1,643 (83.5%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 138
Diversity Index2 51
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $50,000
Average Household Income $64,895
Per Capita Income $24,489
Wealth Index4 61

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 784 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 506 (64.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 204 (26.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 74 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $125,481
Housing Affordability Index3 221
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 710
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 510
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 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.
  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 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

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.23% 0.23%
Households 0.28% 0.28%
Families -0.19% 0.16%
Median Household Income   2.62%
Per Capita Income   2.96%

Creola, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Creola to the other 585 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 223 62nd
Population Density # 416 29th
Diversity Index # 118 80th
Median Household Income # 183 70th
Per Capita Income # 216 63rd

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