Lee County, AL

Current Temperature ° Population 147,257

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 8.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 57.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 34.2%

Registered Offenders

25.39% Higher than national avg.
  • 315 offenders in Lee County
  • 21.39 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 23
  • Homes For Sale: 1,528
  • Homes For Rent: 24

Environmental Hazards

377 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 31
  • Superfunds: 19
  • Tanks & Spills: 326

Unemployment

Moderate 4.7%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 5.2%
  • National unemployment average: 4.3%

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51 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 51 K-12 public schools in Lee County, AL and 7 private schools. Homefacts rates Lee County's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

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Crime view details

315 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
No Data
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    12.3%
  • Rented
    36.8%
  • Owned
    50.9%

1,528 Homes For Sale View All

$87,500
81 Lee Rd 942
Smiths Station, AL 36877
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$83,900
4200 Bridgecrest Dr
Phenix City, AL 36867
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$205,000
1161 Mckinley Ave
Auburn, AL 36830
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$59,000
501 8th Avenue
Phenix City, AL 36867
2 Beds | 1 Baths

23 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$NR
Lee Road 295
Smiths Station, AL 36877
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$22,000
4th
Phenix City, AL 36867
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$NR
28th
Phenix City, AL 36867
-- Beds | 1 Baths
$NR
Monticello
Phenix City, AL 36869
-- Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

943 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Lee County, AL issued 943 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 943 permits, 751 were issued for single family homes and 192 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Lee County, AL issued 726 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 726 permits, 676 were issued for single family homes and 50 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

24 Rental Properties View All

$1,100
100 Lee Road 2141
Phenix City, AL 36870
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,600
39 Utah Street
Phenix City, AL 36856
-- Beds | -- Baths
$1,000
461 Lee Road 0235
Smiths Station, AL 36877
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$950
528 22nd Avenue
Phenix City, AL 36869
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Lee County, AL
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $543
  • 1 Bedroom: $600
  • 2 Bedrooms: $798
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,075
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,302

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Environmental Hazards

377 Environmental Hazards

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

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Lee County, AL has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Lee County, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.86 Average
    Lee County, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 47.65°
  • February 50.32°
  • March 58.07°
  • April 65.85°
  • May 73.66°
  • June 81.11°
  • July 82.47°
  • August 82.28°
  • September 77.17°
  • October 65.72°
  • November 55.87°
  • December 50.05°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Lee County, AL

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

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Lee County, AL: $46,589

Unemployment

Unemployment in Lee County is 4.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.2% and 8.8% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 39.84%
White Collar - 60.16%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

4 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

134 FCC Towers view all

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