Valley Head, DeKalb County, Alabama

Valley Head: Town

About

Valley Head is a town located in the county of DeKalb in the U.S. state of Alabama. Its population at the 2010 census was 558. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 563 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Valley Head

Population : 563 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
County : DeKalb County
Postal code : 35989
Phone Area Codes : 256
Water as percent of area : 0.14%
Land as percent of area : 99.86%
Altitude : 1,014 feet / 309 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 14:03:51 (29th January 2023)
Population growth : 0.89% (2010-2020)

Geography

Valley Head is located at 34°34'8"N 85°36'54"W (34.5689700, -85.6149700).

Valley Head map

Demographics

The population of Valley Head increased by 0.89% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2009 658 - census
2010 558 -17.92% census
2011 564 1.06% estimation process
2012 557 -1.26% estimation process
2013 556 -0.18% estimation process
2014 554 -0.36% estimation process
2015 552 -0.36% estimation process
2016 553 0.18% estimation process
2017 553 0% estimation process
2018 550 -0.55% estimation process
2019 549 -0.18% estimation process
2020 563 2.49% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 16,968
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 16,439
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 3.2%
April 1, 2020 Population : 18,602
April 1, 2010 Population : 16,440
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.9%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 21.0%
People over 65 (%) : 11.7%
Female persons, % : 48.2%
White only, percent : 83.5%
Black or African American alone, percent : 9.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 2.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.2%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.1%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 6.0%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 81.4%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,221
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 7.0%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 52.9%

Valley Head zip code is 35989. County name: DeKalb, County fips: 01049

Valley Head, Valleyhead

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 52.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $237,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,723
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $628
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,200
2015-2019 Households : 7,398
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.27
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 82.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 7.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 91.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 86.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 94.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 44.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.0%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 75.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 76.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 36,641
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 226,068
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 221,872
2012 total retail sales per capita : $13,432
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $73,004
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $37,989
Percentage of people living in poverty : 13.0%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,186
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 708
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 365
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 120
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 988
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 142
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 965
2010 population per square mile : 4,686.5
2010 land area in square miles : 3.51
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 35.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $378,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,055
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $719
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,293
2015-2019 Households : 7,251
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.29
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 67.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 11.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 93.1%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 86.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 93.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 6.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 70.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 70.1%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 92,506
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 80,101
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 121,404
2012 total retail sales per capita : $6,438
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $61,837
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $35,816
Percentage of people living in poverty : 24.8%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,053
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,208
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 669
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 186
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,718
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 151
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,752
2010 population per square mile : 9,999.4
2010 land area in square miles : 1.85

People born in Valley Head (3)

People born in Valley Head, including university administrator, professor, agronomist E. T. York, artist Howard Finster, Harold Wilkes, .

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Schools in Valley Head

College & universities near Valley Head, AL

Code Name City ZIP
139393 Covenant College Lookout Mountain (GA) 30750-4164

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Valley Head, AL

Code Name Address Type
ATN Anniston 126 West 4th St RAIL

Post offices near Valley Head

Post Office Name City ZIP
Valley Head Post Office Valley Head (AL) 35989

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