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Centreville

Centreville

  •   State: 
    Alabama
      County: 
    Bibb County
      City: 
    Centreville
      County all: 
    Bibb | Perry
      County FIPS: 
    01007 | 01105
      Coordinates: 
    32°57′00″N 87°08′05″W
      Area total: 
    9.60 sq mi (24.86 km²)
      Area land: 
    9.45 sq mi (24.48 km²)
      Area water: 
    0.15 sq mi (0.38 km²)
      Elevation: 
    253 ft (77 m)
      Established: 
    1832; Incorporated 1832
  •   Latitude: 
    32,9619
      Longitude: 
    -87,1431
      Dman name cbsa: 
    Birmingham-Hoover, AL
      Timezone: 
    Eastern Standard Time (EST) UTC-5:00; Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) UTC-4:00
      ZIP codes: 
    35042
      GMAP: 

    Centreville, Bibb County, Alabama, United States

  •   Population: 
    2,800
      Population density: 
    296.26 residents per square mile of area (114.39/km²)
      Household income: 
    $41,926
      Households: 
    1,045
      Unemployment rate: 
    10.80%
  •   Sales taxes: 
    9.00%
      Income taxes: 
    5.00%

Centreville is a city in Bibb County, Alabama, United States. At the 2020 census, the population was 2,800. The city is located along U.S. Route 82. Centreville is the site of the highest recorded temperature in the state of Alabama, when on September 6, 1925, the temperature reached 112 °F or 44.4 °C. The first post office in Centreville was established in 1832 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. In March 2021, a violent tornado hit southern and eastern portions of Centreville, causing significant damage. The tornado also caused significant damage to the city of Brent, which is bordered to the west by Centreville by the Cahaba River. In the 2010 census, there were 2,778 people, 1,066 households, and 599 families residing in the city. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Centreville has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated Cfa on climate maps. The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. In 2010, the median income for the city was $31,642, and the Median income for a family was $58,000. In 2013, the city had a population of 2,700, with a median income of $37,614. In 2014, the average household size was 2.50 and the average family size was 3.07. In 2015, there was a population increase of 1.2%.

Geography

The city is located in the central part of the state along U.S. Route 82. Alabama State Routes 25 and 219 both run through the center of the city from south to north. Centreville is the site of the highest recorded temperature in the state of Alabama, when on September 6, 1925, the temperature reached 112 °F or 44.4 °C. The city is bordered to the west by the city of Brent by the Cahaba River. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Centreville has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated Cfa on climate maps. The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. The data below are for the years 1916 to 1974, and include the city's population from that period. The population of Centreville for the most recent census was 1,071. The 2010 Census reported the city to have a population of 1,081. It has a total area of 9.6 square miles (24.9 km²), of which 9.5 square miles are land and 0.15 sq miles (0.4 km²) is water. It is located on the Alabama Turnpike, which runs from southeast to northwest to the north of the town. The turnpike leads southeast 70 mi (113 km) to Montgomery, the state capital, and northwest 35 mi (56km) to Tuscaloosa. It also leads northeast 21 mi (34 km) to Montevallo and southwest 38 mi (61 km), to Greensboro.

Demographics

As of the 2010 U.S. census, there were 2,778 people, 1,066 households, and 729 families residing in the city. The racial makeup of the city was 72.2% White, 23.7% Black or African American, 0.3% Native American, 2.4% Asian, and 1.1% from two or more races. 3.0% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. The city's median income was $31,642, and the median income for a family was $58,000. About 13.5% of families and 15.9% of residents were below the poverty line, including 10.1 per cent of those under 18 and 1,1% of those age 65 or over. The average household size was 2.50 and the average family size was 3.07. The median age was 39 years, with 23.8% under the age of 18, 9.0 per cent from 18 to 24, 24.6% from 25 to 44, and 18.6 per cent who were 65 years of age or older. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 95.0 males. The population density was 294 inhabitants per square mile (114/km²). There were 1,178 housing units at an average density of 122 per squaremile (47/ km²). The city has a population of 2,800 people, 947 households and 599 families as of the 2020 United States census.

History

The Cahaba River falls near Centreville, which made the town a strategic location for transportation through the region. The first post office in Bibb County was established in Centreville in 1821. Centreville's historic district is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. A violent tornado hit the southern and eastern portions of Centreville on March 25th, 2021, causing significant damage to the area and rendering the BibB County Airport a total loss. In 1910, a white woman by the name of Mrs. Crow gave birth to a child of "doubtful color", who was thought by many to be the product of a relationship between Crow and an African American. The miners and other local residents were so incensed at the affair that they decided to apply "summary vengeance" to Richardson as soon as they knew that the sheriff had apprehended him. The mob took Richardson from Riley and shot the suspect. This was the first recorded lynching to take place in Bib b County. In 1829, Centreville became the permanent seat for Bibb county after several years of debate and different locations of the county courthouse, and the town was incorporated in 1832. It is known by those aware of Richardson that he had lived in the area for a number of years with a fair reputation prior to the incident. A coroner's inquest was held asSoon as a special coroner was appointed, but there is no known result of that inquest. There was little usable evidence to be found, much less witnesses.

Education

Centreville is served by the Bibb County Public School District. Cahawba Christian Academy is a private school serving grades pre-K to 12. Centreville is home to the Centreville High School and Centreville Middle School. The town has a population of 2,000. It is located on the Georgia-Tennessee border and is located near the state capital of Atlanta. The city's population is 2,100, with a population growth rate of 1.7% in the last five years. It has a high school population of 1,200, with the high school serving students in grades 9 through 12. It also has a middle school, serving grades 5 through 8, and an elementary school, with grades 5 to 8. The community has a history of being involved in the civil rights movement in the late 1800s and early 1900s. It was the site of the Battle of the Bulge, which took place in the town's downtown area in the 1930s and 1940s. In the 1950s and 1960s, Centreville was the location of the Centerville School District, which was established in the early 1950s. The school district is still in operation today and serves grades 9 to 12 in Centreville and surrounding areas. The Centreville Public Library is located in the city. It serves grades 1 to 8 and has a collection of more than 1,000 books. It opened in the 1960s and has since been expanded to serve grades 9-12.

Air Quality, Water Quality, Superfund Sites & UV Index

The Air Quality index is in Centreville, Bibb County, Alabama = 95.9. These Air Quality index is based on annual reports from the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The number of ozone alert days is used as an indicator of air quality, as are the amounts of seven pollutants including particulates, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, lead, and volatile organic chemicals. The Water Quality Index is 100. A measure of the quality of an area’s water supply as rated by the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The EPA has a complex method of measuring the watershed quality, using 15 indicators such as pollutants, turbidity, sediments, and toxic discharges. The Superfund Sites Index is 100. Higher is better (100=best). Based upon the number and impact of EPA Superfund pollution sites in the county, including spending on the cleanup efforts. The UV Index in Centreville = 4.9 and is a measure of an area's exposure to the sun's ultraviolet rays. This is most often a combination of sunny weather, altitude, and latitude. The UV Index has been defined by the WHO (www.who.int/news-room/questions-and-answers/item/radiation-the-ultraviolet-(uv)-index) and is uniform worldwide.

Employed

The most recent city population of 2,800 individuals with a median age of 40.5 age the population grows by 5.92% in Centreville, Bibb County, Alabama population since 2000 and are distributed over a density of 296.26 residents per square mile of area (114.39/km²). There are average 2.38 people per household in the 1,045 households with an average household income of $41,926 a year. The unemployment rate in Alabama is 10.80% of the available work force and has dropped -8.72% over the most recent 12-month period and the projected change in job supply over the next decade based on migration patterns, economic growth, and other factors will increase by 11.76%. The number of physicians in Centreville per 100,000 population = 32.6.

Weather

The annual rainfall in Centreville = 53.5 inches and the annual snowfall = 0.4 inches. The annual number of days with measurable precipitation (over .01 inch) = 100. The average number of days per year that are predominantly sunny = 211. 92 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily high temperature for the month of July and 31.9 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily low temperature for the month of January. The Comfort Index (higher=better) is 30, where higher values mean a more pleasant climate. The Comfort Index measure recognizes that humidity by itself isn't the problem. (Have you noticed nobody ever complains about the weather being 'cold and humid?) It's in the summertime that we notice the humidity the most, when it's hot and muggy. Our Comfort Index uses a combination of afternoon summer temperature and humidity to closely predict the effect that the humidity will have on people.

Median Home Cost

The percentage of housing units in Centreville, Bibb County, Alabama which are owned by the occupant = 66.58%. A housing unit is a house, apartment, mobile home, or room occupied as separate living quarters. The average age of homes = 33 years with median home cost = $87,810 and home appreciation of -1.67%. This is the value of the years most recent home sales data. Its important to note that this is not the average (or arithmetic mean). The median home price is the middle value when you arrange all the sales prices of homes from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average, because the median is not changed as much by a few unusually high or low values. The property tax rate of $2.67 shown here is the rate per $1,000 of home value. If for simplification for example the tax rate is $14.00 and the home value is $250,000, the property tax would be $14.00 x ($250,000/1000), or $3500. This is the 'effective' tax rate.

Study

The local school district spends $4,248 per student. There are 16.8 students for each teacher in the school, 412 students for each Librarian and 334 students for each Counselor. 4.79% of the area’s population over the age of 25 with an Associate Degree or other 2-year college degree, 9.31% with a master’s degree, Ph.D. or other advanced college degree and 5.88% with high school diplomas or high school equivalency degrees (GEDs).

  • Centreville's population in Bibb County, Alabama of 24,147 residents in 1930 has dropped 0,12-fold to 2,800 residents after 120 years, according to the official 2020 census.

    Approximately 52.30% female residents and 47.70% male residents live in Centreville, Bibb County, Alabama.

    As of 2020 in Centreville, Bibb County, Alabama are married and the remaining 42.99% are single population.

  • 22.1 minutes is the average time that residents in Centreville require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    79.05% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 18.77% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool and 1.68% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Centreville, Bibb County, Alabama, 66.58% are owner-occupied homes, another 25.42% are rented apartments, and the remaining 8.00% are vacant.

  • The 44.68% of the population in Centreville, Bibb County, Alabama who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

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