DeKalb County, AL

Current Temperature ° Population 71,080

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 30.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 59.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 10%

Registered Offenders

37.43% Higher than national avg.
  • 179 offenders in DeKalb County
  • 25.18 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 0
  • Homes For Sale: 27
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

185 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 4
  • Registered Polluters: 12
  • Superfunds: 7
  • Tanks & Spills: 162

Unemployment

Moderate 4.6%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 4.2%
  • National unemployment average: 4.3%

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22 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 22 K-12 public schools in DeKalb County, AL and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates DeKalb County's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.
2 Private Schools

Beth Haven Christian Academy

Cornerstone Christian Academy

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1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

179 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
No Data
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    15.4%
  • Rented
    27.1%
  • Owned
    57.5%

27 Homes For Sale View All

$180,000
Hwy 431
Collinsville, AL 35961
-- Beds | -- Baths
$72,000
0 Hwy 141
Ider, AL 35981
-- Beds | -- Baths
$64,900
10 Co Rd 652
Rainsville, AL 35986
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$299,500
489 County Rd 636
Mentone, AL 35984
6 Beds | 3 Baths

31 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of DeKalb County, AL issued 31 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of DeKalb County, AL issued 0 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Building Permits By Year

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from DeKalb County, AL
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $597
  • 1 Bedroom: $601
  • 2 Bedrooms: $797
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,001
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,099

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Environmental Hazards

185 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in DeKalb County, AL
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    DeKalb County, AL has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    DeKalb County, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.95 Average
    DeKalb County, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 41.1°
  • February 41.85°
  • March 50.4°
  • April 59.75°
  • May 66.85°
  • June 74.76°
  • July 79.77°
  • August 77.17°
  • September 68.9°
  • October 57.23°
  • November 48.9°
  • December 41.25°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for DeKalb County, AL

Earthquakes
DeKalb County, AL has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
DeKalb County, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
DeKalb County, AL has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
DeKalb County, AL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in DeKalb County, AL: $36,559

Unemployment

Unemployment in DeKalb County is 4.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.2% and 9.0% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 57.47%
White Collar - 42.53%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

Neighborhood Info

4 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

62 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

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