Dora, Alabama

Current Temperature ° 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 18 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Dora is moderate and the median home sales price is $183,698. 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

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 17.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 69.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 12.6%

Crime Rate

55.69% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 360
  • Violent Crimes: 565
  • Robbery: 154
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 5
  • Larceny Theft: 4

Registered Offenders

83.33% Higher than national avg.
  • 18 offenders in Dora
  • 94.39 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

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

Unemployment

Moderate 4.7%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 4.3%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

Property Values

Median Property Value $183,698

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3 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
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

18 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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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
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Median Sales Price
$183,698 compared to December 1969
HOMES STANDINGS
65 Homes for Sale 0 Rentals

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    20.9%
  • Rented
    17.3%
  • Owned
    61.7%

65 Homes For Sale View All

$58,000
160 Sutton Avenue
Dora, AL 35062
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$13,900
6722 Butterfly Ln
Dora, AL 35062
-- Beds | -- Baths
$13,900
6728 Butterfly Ln
Dora, AL 35062
-- Beds | -- Baths
$349,000
415 Horsecreek Blvd
Dora, AL 35062
-- Beds | -- Baths

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

3 Building Permits View All

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  • 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

**Displaying data from Dora, AL
  • 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 (505/523)
    Dora, AL has 96.56% 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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Weather

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

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

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Dora, AL: $40,769

Unemployment

Unemployment in Dora is 4.7%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.3% and 4.1% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 46.81%
White Collar - 53.19%

Politics

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

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Dora, AL
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