Detroit, AL Demographic Data

Detroit, AL Summary

Detroit is located in Lamar County in Alabama
  • Population: 199
  • Area: 1.33 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 1.33 sq. miles
    • Water Area: NA
  • Population Density: 150.07 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 406.50 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Detroit, AL Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
131
61%
50.8
Male
84
39%
49.2
Total Population
215
 
321,419,000

Detroit, AL Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
7
3.3% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
4
1.9% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
11
5.1% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
23
10.7% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
8
3.7% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
18
8.4% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
25
11.6% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
65
30.2% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
12
5.6% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
10
4.7% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
12
5.6% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
19
8.8% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
1
0.5% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
172
80.0%
77.1
Female
101
58.7%
51.4
Male
71
41.3%
48.6
21 Years and over
166
77.2%
72.9
62 Years and over
42
19.5%
18.3
65 Years and over
32
14.9%
14.9
Female
21
65.6%
55.9
Male
11
34.4%
44.1
Median Age (years)
46
NR
NR

Detroit, AL Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
211
98.1% 
96.9
White
170
79.1% 
73.1
Black or African American
41
19.1% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
0
0.0% 
0.8
Asian
0
0.0% 
5.4
Asian Indian
0
0.0% 
1.2
Chinese
0
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
0
0.0% 
0.9
Japanese
0
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
0
0.0% 
0.5
Vietnamese
0
0.0% 
0.5
Other Asian
0
0.0% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
0
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
0
0.0% 
4.8
Two or More Races
4
1.9% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
0
0.0% 
17.6
Mexican
0
0.0% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
0
0.0% 
1.7
Cuban
0
0.0% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
0
0.0% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
215
100.0% 
82.4

Detroit, AL Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
23
14.2% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
34
21.0% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
59
36.4% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
18
11.1% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
12
7.4% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
14
8.6% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
2
1.2% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
57
35.2%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
105
64.7%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
16
9.8%
30.6

Detroit, AL Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
44
22.8%
33.5%
Now Married
112
58.0%
47.5
Divorced
18
9.3%
11.0%
Separated
6
3.1%
2.1
Widowed
13
6.7
5.8%

Detroit, AL Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
208
100.0%
78.5%
Languages other than english
0
0.0%
21.5%
Spanish
0
0.0%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
0
0.0%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
0
0.0%
3.5%
Other Languages
0
0.0%
1.0%

Detroit, AL Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
15
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
18
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
20
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
9
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
10
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
20
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
9
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
0
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
0
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
0
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
24,107
 
55,775
Per capita income
16,736
 
29,979

Detroit, AL Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
0
0.0%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
0
0.0%
9.8
Construction
2
2.9%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
17
25.0%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
0
0.0%
6.5
Information
0
0.0%
2.1
Manufacturing
27
39.7%
10.3
Other services except public administration
2
2.9%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
2
2.9%
11.3
Public administration
5
7.4%
4.6
Retail trade
10
14.7%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
0
0.0%
5.1
Wholesale trade
3
4.4%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
2
2.9%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
16
23.5%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
29
42.6%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
14
20.6%
23.6%
Service occupations
7
10.3%
18.0%

Detroit, AL Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
67
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
54
80.6%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
5
7.5%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
0
0.0%
5.2
Walked
0
0.0%
2.8
Other means
0
0.0%
1.8
Worked at home
8
11.9%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
28.0
 
26.0

Detroit, AL Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
2
2.0%
8.9
1 vehicles
60
59.4%
33.5
2 vehicles
21
20.8%
37.2
3 or more
18
17.8%
20.3

Detroit, AL Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
101
93.5%
87.7
Owner Occupied
58
57.4%
63.0
Renter Occupied
43
42.6%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
7
6.5%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
3
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
10
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0

Detroit, AL Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
108
1 room
0
0.0%
2.3
2 rooms
0
0.0%
2.5
3 rooms
15
13.9%
9.0
4 rooms
14
13.0%
16.6
5 rooms
36
33.3%
20.0
6 rooms
17
15.7%
17.9
7 rooms
15
13.9%
12.1
8 rooms
3
2.8%
8.5
9 rooms or more
8
7.4%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Detroit, AL Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
108
 
 
1-unit, detached
60
55.6%
61.4
1-unit, attached
1
0.9%
5.8
2-units
37
34.3%
3.7
3 or 4 units
5
4.6%
4.5
5 to 9 units
0
0.0%
4.8
10 to 19 units
0
0.0%
4.6
20 or more units
1
0.9%
8.8
Mobile home
4
3.7%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Detroit, AL Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
10
9.3%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
1
0.9%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
11
10.2%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
34
31.5%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
35
32.4%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
12
11.1%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
2
1.9%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
3
2.8%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
0
0.0%
2.5%
2014 or later
0
0.0%
0.5%

Detroit, AL Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
68
67.3%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
3
3.0%
4.7
Electricity
30
29.7%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
0
0.0%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
0
0.0%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
0
0.0%
0.5
No fuel used
0
0.0%
1.2

Detroit, AL Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
23
 
47140700.0
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
6.8%
$2,000 to $2,499
0
0.0%
11.8%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
9.9%
$1,500 to 1,999
0
0.0%
20.3%
$1,000 to 1,499
3
13.0%
29.2%
Less than $500
4
17.4%
1.5%
$500 to $999
16
69.6%
20.5%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
15
65.2%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
0
0.0%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
2
8.7%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
1
4.3%
7.3%
35.0% or more
5
21.7%
22.3%
Not Computed
0
NR
NR

Detroit, AL Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
43 
 
41,410,200 
$1,000 to $1,499
0
0.0%
27.9%
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.7%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.5%
$2,000 to $2,499
0
0.0%
4.1%
$1,500 to $1,999
0
0.0%
11.0%
$500 to $999
1
2.3%
42.7%
Less than $500
42
97.7%
11.0%
No Cash Rent
0
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
311
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
10
23.3%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
0
0.0%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
6
14.0%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
5
11.6%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
9
20.9%
9.2%
35.0% or more
13
30.2%
41.4%
Not Computed
0
NR
NR

Detroit, AL Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
58
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
10
17.2%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
34
58.6%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
14
24.1%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
0
0.0%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
0
0.0%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
0
0.0%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
0
0.0%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
0
0.0%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
70,000
 
194,500
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