Anniston, Calhoun County, Alabama

Anniston: County seat of Calhoun County, Alabama, USA

About

Anniston is a city located in the county of Calhoun in the U.S. state of Alabama. Its population at the 2010 census was 23,106. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 21,090 inhabitants.

The city was created 150 years ago in 1871.

Quick Facts about Anniston

Population : 21,090 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
County : Calhoun County
Postal code : 36201–36207
Phone Area Codes : 256
Water as percent of area : 0.15%
Land as percent of area : 99.85%
Altitude : 719 feet / 219 meters
Capital city : Anniston is capital of Calhoun County
Establishment : January 01, 1872 (150 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−06:00
Local time : 14:03:16 (30th November 2022)
Population growth : -9.56% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Anniston is located at 33°39'35"N 85°49'54"W (33.6598300, -85.8316300).

Anniston map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Anniston decreased by 9.56% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 23,106 - census
2011 22,780 -1.43% estimation process
2012 22,577 -0.9% estimation process
2013 22,393 -0.82% estimation process
2014 22,215 -0.8% estimation process
2015 22,039 -0.8% estimation process
2016 21,865 -0.8% estimation process
2017 21,708 -0.72% estimation process
2018 21,513 -0.91% estimation process
2019 21,287 -1.06% estimation process
2020 21,090 -0.93% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 21,287
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 22,987
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -7.4%
April 1, 2020 Population : 21,564
April 1, 2010 Population : 23,106
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 21.8%
People over 65 (%) : 20.1%
Female persons, % : 55.2%
White only, percent : 43.0%
Black or African American alone, percent : 52.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 1.1%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.4%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 2.5%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 41.4%
2015-2019 Veterans : 2,077
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.9%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 57.3%

Anniston zip code is 36201. County name: Calhoun, County fips: 01015

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 57.3%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $97,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,009
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $331
2015-2019 median gross rent : $672
2015-2019 Households : 9,277
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.22
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 80.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 79.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 64.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 83.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.9%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 18.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 13.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 49.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 46.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 63,025
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 430,491
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,653,049
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 541,840
2012 total retail sales per capita : $23,818
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $36,051
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $26,677
Percentage of people living in poverty : 26.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,993
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,044
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 655
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 485
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,304
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 254
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,474
2010 population per square mile : 506.3
2010 land area in square miles : 45.64
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 57.3%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $97,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,009
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $331
2015-2019 median gross rent : $672
2015-2019 Households : 9,277
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.22
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 80.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 79.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 64.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 83.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.9%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 18.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 13.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 49.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 46.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 63,025
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 430,491
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,653,049
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 541,840
2012 total retail sales per capita : $23,818
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $36,051
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $26,677
Percentage of people living in poverty : 26.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,993
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,044
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 655
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 485
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,304
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 254
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,474
2010 population per square mile : 506.3
2010 land area in square miles : 45.64

People born in Anniston (69)

People born in Anniston, including actor Michael Biehn, rhythm and blues and swing bandleader Lucky Millinder, musician Cow Cow Davenport, .

List

  • Nannie Doss (American serial killer) she was born in 04/11/1905
  • Michael Curry (American basketball player and coach) he was born in 22/08/1968
  • David Satcher (American physician) he was born in 02/03/1941
  • Asa Earl Carter (Political speechwriter, politician, novelist, memoirist (1925-1979)) he was born in 04/09/1925
  • Glenn Andrews (American politician (1909-2008)) he was born in 15/01/1909
  • Lamar Jeffers (American politician (1888-1983)) he was born in 16/04/1888
  • Louie Crew (American writer) he was born in 09/12/1936
  • Ruth Elder (American pilot and actress (1902-1977)) she was born in 08/09/1902
  • William L. Dawson (American composer) he was born in 26/09/1899
  • Owsley (American musician) he was born in 06/03/1966
  • Eric Davis (American football player) he was born in 26/01/1968
  • Andra Franklin (Powerful bruising type running back (1959-2006)) he was born in 22/08/1959
  • Antoine McClain (American football player) he was born in 06/12/1989
  • Dakoda Brookes (American movie actress) she was born in 09/11/1988
  • Audrey Marie Hilley (American murderer) she was born in 04/06/1933
  • Bobby Edwards (American singer) he was born in 18/01/1926
  • Chuckie Miller (Player of American football) he was born in 09/05/1965
  • Colter Bean (American baseball player) he was born in 16/01/1977

Schools in Anniston

College & universities near Anniston, AL

Code Name City ZIP
102298 Talladega College Talladega (AL) 35160

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Anniston, AL

Code Name Address Type
ATN Anniston 126 West 4th St RAIL
BHM Birmingham 1819 Morris Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Anniston

Post Office Name City ZIP
Anniston Post Office Anniston (AL) 36201

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Calhoun County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Calhoun County , AL.

City Name Population Title
Oxford 21,216 City in Calhoun and Talladega counties, Alabama, USA
Jacksonville 12,972 City in Calhoun County, Alabama, United States
Saks 10,744 Unincorporated community in Alabama
Piedmont 4,470 City in Calhoun and Cherokee counties in the U.
Weaver 3,030 City in Alabama
Trinity 2,467 Town in Morgan County, Alabama
Bynum 1,795 Unincorporated community
Ohatchee 1,148 Town in Calhoun County, Alabama
Hobson City 749 Town
Union 207 Town in Alabama, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Anniston distances to largest Alabama cities