Dora, Alabama

Population 1,907

Dora is located in Walker County, AL. The population is 1,907, making Dora the 2nd largest city in Walker County.

There are 3 public schools in Dora with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Dora is moderate , and there are 19 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Dora is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Dora property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Dora include Sumiton, Quinton and West Jefferson.

Dora Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 15.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 72.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 12.2%

Crime Rate

54.66% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 466
  • Violent Crimes: 414
  • Robbery: 52
  • Burglary: 621
  • Property Crime: 5
  • Larceny Theft: 4

Registered Offenders

82.94% Higher than national avg.
  • 19 offenders in Dora
  • 99.63 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

19 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 19


Very High 4.8%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 4.4%
  • National unemployment average: 3.8%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

3 Public Schools view public schools

There are 3 K-12 public schools in Dora, AL and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Dora's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.
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1 Private School

Dora First Baptist Church

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

19 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
$99,900 compared to December 1969
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

3 Building Permits View All

  • In 2010, the city of Dora, AL issued 3 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2009, the city of Dora, AL issued 4 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: $590
  • 1 Bedroom: $638
  • 2 Bedrooms: $765
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,000
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,145

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Environmental Hazards

19 Environmental Hazards

Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1735/1846)
    Dora, AL has 93.99% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Dora, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.01 Average
    Dora, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 44.23°
  • February 47.07°
  • March 56.2°
  • April 64.38°
  • May 71.73°
  • June 80.21°
  • July 81.58°
  • August 80.84°
  • September 75.18°
  • October 63.17°
  • November 53.63°
  • December 43°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Dora, AL

Dora, AL has a low risk of earthquakes.
Dora, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Dora, AL has a high risk of hail storms.
Dora, AL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Dora, AL: $41,197


Unemployment in Dora is 4.8%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 3.8% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 49.88%
White Collar - 50.12%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Robert Aderholt

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

6 FCC Towers view all

2 Fire Stations view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Dora, AL

0 Libraries view all

  • No library found in Dora, AL

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0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Dora, AL
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