Centre, Alabama

Population 3,512

Centre is located in Cherokee County, AL. The population is 3,512, making Centre the largest city in Cherokee County.

There are 4 public schools in Centre with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Centre is moderate, and there are 17 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Centre is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Centre property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Centre include Leesburg, Cedar Bluff and Sand Rock.

Centre Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 23.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 62.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 13.9%

Crime Rate

40.84% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 446
  • Violent Crimes: 446
  • Robbery: 84
  • Burglary: 697
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

68.75% Higher than national avg.
  • 17 offenders in Centre
  • 48.41 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

30 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 29

Unemployment

Moderate 3.1%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 3.5%
  • National unemployment average: 3.8%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

4 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 4 K-12 public schools in Centre, AL and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Centre's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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17 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
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Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    17.7%
  • Rented
    32.3%
  • Owned
    50%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

1 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Centre, AL issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Centre, AL issued 5 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $600
  • 1 Bedroom: $680
  • 2 Bedrooms: $780
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,050
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,170

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Environmental Hazards

30 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (361/366)
    Centre, AL has 98.63% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Centre, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.01 Average
    Centre, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 41.9°
  • February 42.15°
  • March 50.93°
  • April 59.8°
  • May 66.45°
  • June 74.76°
  • July 79.77°
  • August 76.93°
  • September 69.17°
  • October 57.83°
  • November 49.37°
  • December 41.68°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Centre, AL

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Centre, AL: $31,268

Unemployment

Unemployment in Centre is 3.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.5% and 3.8% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 55.85%
White Collar - 44.15%

Politics

State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Mike Rogers

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

9 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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