bessemer Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 13 1.1 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 497 43.8 % 32.2 %
Some College 396 34.9 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 162 14.3 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 66 5.8 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 1,088 95.9 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 187 16.5 % 16.5 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 1,921 - -
19 years old and under 363 18.9 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 491 25.6 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 669 34.8 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 398 20.7 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 1,805 98.8 % 84.4 %
Spanish 11 0.6 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 11 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 163 22.6 % 33.6 %
Married 423 58.7 % 50.4 %
Separated 4 0.6 % 2.5 %
Divorced 131 18.2 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 1,120 - -
Occupied Housing Units 883 78.8 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 237 21.2 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 912 81.4 % 61.5 %
2-Units 36 3.2 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 53 4.7 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 69 6.2 % 4.8 %
20 or More Units 38 3.4 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 12 1.1 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 27 2.4 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 78 7.0 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 90 8.0 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 60 5.4 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 202 18.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 632 56.4 % 12.8 %
Electric 19 1.7 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 27 2.4 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 711 63.5 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 52 4.6 % 4.1 %
Wood 54 4.8 % 1.6 %
Other Fuel 11 1.0 % 0.4 %
None 9 0.8 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 1,830 97.1 % 75.1 %
African-American 33 1.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 12 0.6 % 0.9 %
Asian 9 0.5 % 5.6 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 32,146 57,617
Median Family Income 52,989 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 22,138 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 63.33 %
  • Temperature 78.1 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.75 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 1.97
    [CDD] 3.05

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.01 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com