Brewton, Escambia County, Alabama

Brewton: City in Escambia County, Alabama, United States

About

Brewton is a city located in the county of Escambia in the U.S. state of Alabama. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,408. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 5,141 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Brewton

Population : 5,141 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
County : Escambia County
Postal code : 36426–36427
Phone Area Codes : 251
Water as percent of area : 2.06%
Land as percent of area : 97.94%
Altitude : 82 feet / 25, 25 meters
Capital city : Brewton is capital of Escambia County
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 05:57:05 (5th February 2023)
Population growth : -5.19% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Brewton is located at 31°6'19"N 87°4'20"W (31.1051800, -87.0721900).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Brewton decreased by 5.19% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,408 - census
2011 5,374 -0.63% estimation process
2012 5,342 -0.6% estimation process
2013 5,307 -0.66% estimation process
2014 5,284 -0.44% estimation process
2015 5,308 0.45% estimation process
2016 5,265 -0.82% estimation process
2017 5,253 -0.23% estimation process
2018 5,205 -0.92% estimation process
2019 5,210 0.1% estimation process
2020 5,141 -1.34% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 5,210
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 5,406
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -3.6%
April 1, 2020 Population : 5,276
April 1, 2010 Population : 5,408
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.3%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.4%
People over 65 (%) : 18.8%
Female persons, % : 52.3%
White only, percent : 55.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 40.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 1.7%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.7%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 54.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 299
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.6%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 60.6%

Brewton zip code is 36426. County name: Escambia, County fips: 01053

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 60.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $111,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,074
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $363
2015-2019 median gross rent : $638
2015-2019 Households : 2,050
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.41
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 93.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.9%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 72.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 68.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 82.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 15.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.8%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 54.3%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 57,251
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 176,548
2012 total retail sales per capita : $33,018
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $42,898
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $24,886
Percentage of people living in poverty : 23.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 705
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 414
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 202
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 104
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 524
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 137
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 490
2010 population per square mile : 482.7
2010 land area in square miles : 11.20
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 60.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $111,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,074
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $363
2015-2019 median gross rent : $638
2015-2019 Households : 2,050
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.41
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 93.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.9%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 72.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 68.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 82.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 15.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.8%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 54.3%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 57,251
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 176,548
2012 total retail sales per capita : $33,018
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $42,898
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $24,886
Percentage of people living in poverty : 23.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 705
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 414
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 202
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 104
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 524
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 137
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 490
2010 population per square mile : 482.7
2010 land area in square miles : 11.20

People born in Brewton (22)

People born in Brewton, including women's basketball player Deanna Jackson, politician Alan Baker, football player Anthony Redmon, .

List

  • Cliff Lewis (American-football player (1959-)) he was born in 09/11/1959
  • Davern Williams (American football player) he was born in 13/02/1980
  • Edwin L. Nelson (United States federal judge) he was born in 10/02/1940
  • Fred Snowden (American collegiate basketball coach and businessman) he was born in 01/01/1936
  • Johnnie Byrd (American politician) he was born in 08/02/1951
  • Kevin Sumlin (American college football player, college football coach) he was born in 03/08/1964
  • Kristi DuBose (United States federal judge) she was born in 01/10/1964
  • Teddy Keaton (American football coach) he was born in 14/12/1976
  • William Lee Golden (American musician) he was born in 12/01/1939
  • William W. Seay (United States Army Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 24/10/1948
  • Walter Lewis (Professional football player) he was born in 26/04/1962
  • Frank Jones (American football player)
  • Dowe Aughtman (American football player) he was born in 28/01/1961
  • H. B. Douglas he was born in 25/12/1888
  • Ron Johnson he was born in 29/09/1949
  • Benny Russell (American football quarterback) he was born in 12/05/1944
  • William R. Harvey (American educator) he was born in 29/01/1941
  • Walter Broughton (American football wide receiver) he was born in 20/10/1962

Schools in Brewton

College & universities near Brewton, AL

Code Name City ZIP
101994 Reid State Technical College Evergreen (AL) 36401

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near Brewton, AL

Code Name Address Type
MTV Mt. Vernon, AL 20890 US Highway 43 BUS
JAA Jackson, AL 3603 North College Avenue BUS
GVH Grove Hill, AL 430 South Jackson Street BUS
CMD Camden, AL 8 Claiborne Street \r\n8 Claiborne Street \r\n BUS
MOG Mobile Bus Station 2545 Government Blvd. BUS

Post offices near Brewton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Brewton Post Office Brewton (AL) 36426

Other cities in Escambia County

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

City Name Population Title
Atmore 8,949 City in Escambia County, Alabama, USA
East Brewton 2,326 City in Escambia County, Alabama, United States
Flomaton 1,377 Town
Riverview 181 Town in Alabama, U.
Pollard 132 Human settlement in Escambia County, Alabama, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Brewton distances to largest Alabama cities