Boaz, Alabama

Population 9,520

Boaz is located in Etowah County, AL. The population is 9,520, making Boaz the 2nd largest city in Etowah County.

There are 7 public schools in Boaz with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for Boaz is moderate, and there are 57 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Boaz is moderate and the median home sales price is $79,030. Detailed and up-to-date Boaz property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Boaz include Sardis City, Albertville and Whitesboro.

Boaz Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 23.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 57.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 19.2%

Crime Rate

50.45% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 463
  • Violent Crimes: 1
  • Robbery: 31
  • Burglary: 761
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

72.97% Higher than national avg.
  • 57 offenders in Boaz
  • 59.87 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

53 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 6
  • Superfunds: 2
  • Tanks & Spills: 45

Unemployment

Moderate 3.6%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 3.5%
  • National unemployment average: 3.8%

Property Values

Median Property Value $79,030

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7 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 7 K-12 public schools in Boaz, AL and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Boaz's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.

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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
No Data
Median Sales Price
$79,030 compared to August 2017

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    12.4%
  • Rented
    32.6%
  • Owned
    55%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

2 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Boaz, AL issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Boaz, AL issued 17 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: $560
  • 1 Bedroom: $600
  • 2 Bedrooms: $735
  • 3 Bedrooms: $960
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,095

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Environmental Hazards

53 Environmental Hazards

Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (259/261)
    Boaz, AL has 99.23% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Boaz, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.01 Average
    Boaz, 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 80.23°
  • 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 Boaz, AL

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

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Boaz, AL: $35,974

Unemployment

Unemployment in Boaz is 3.6%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 3.5% and 3.8% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 46.68%
White Collar - 53.32%

Politics

State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Robert Aderholt
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