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County Details
County #041: Crenshaw MSA: Area of State: South Central
Communities: Brantley, Dozier, Glenwood, Luverne, Petrey, Rutledge
Population and Income Estimates
  County 15-mile Radius 30-mile Radius 45-mile Radius
2010 Census
13,906 15,236 98,953 360,520
2018 Estimate
14,123 15,430 98,939 363,905
2023 Projection
14,105 15,392 98,006 363,817
2018 Est. Median Household Income
$37,887 $38,600 $34,937 $41,969
2018 Est. Median Age
42 43 40 38

Source: ESRI. Note: Radius data is from county seat. Portions of the Data include the intellectual property of Esri and its licensors and are used under license. Copyright © 2017 Esri and its licensors. All rights reserved.
County Labor Analysis
2017 Labor Force
County Civilian Labor Force Employment Unemployment Unemployment Rate
Crenshaw 6,417 6,130 287 4.5%
2015 Workforce Commuting Patterns
There are 1,892 county residents working in the county and 3,701 working outside of the county. Additionally, there are a total of 1,818 residents living outside of Crenshaw county that commute to jobs within the county.
Top Five Counties Receiving Workers
1. Montgomery    2. Pike    3. Covington
4. Butler    5. Coffee
Top Five Counties Sending Workers
1. Butler    2. Pike    3. Montgomery
4. Covington    5. Coffee

Source: US Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics; U.S.Census Bureau, Center for Economic Studies, LEHD Origin-Destination Employment Statistics (LODES) , OnTheMap application.
County Employment by Industry
Total: 3,810
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting: 126
Mining: **
Utilities: **
Construction: 103
Manufacturing: 1,224
Wholesale Trade: 252
Retail Trade: 272
Transportation and Warehousing: **
Information: 11
Finance and Insurance: 108
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing: 11
Professional and Technical Services: 24
Management of Companies and Enterprises: **
Administrative and Waste Services: 29
Educational Services: **
Health Care and Social Assistance: **
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation: **
Accommodation and Food Services: **
Other Services (except public administration): 192
Total Federal Government: 37
Total State Government: 48
Total Local Government: 532
 
County Wage by Industry
Total: $135,257,229
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting: $4,701,204
Mining: **
Utilities: **
Construction: $3,598,133
Manufacturing: $45,503,282
Wholesale Trade: $13,896,726
Retail Trade: $5,648,530
Transportation and Warehousing: **
Information: $710,075
Finance and Insurance: $4,432,381
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing: $311,239
Professional and Technical Services: $662,647
Management of Companies and Enterprises: **
Administrative and Waste Services: $702,194
Educational Services: **
Health Care and Social Assistance: **
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation: **
Accommodation and Food Services: **
Other Services (except public administration): $10,609,519
Total Federal Government: $1,600,071
Total State Government: $1,949,742
Total Local Government: $17,690,322
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages, 2016 annual averages. Note: **Data do not meet BLS or state agency disclosure standards.
Major Employers in Crenshaw County
SMART ALABAMA LLCAutomotive Frames618
Crenshaw County SchoolsEducation282
Sister Schubert Homemade Rolls, Inc.Breads, Rolls, Gift Packages235
Dongwon Autopart Technology Alabama LLCAutomotive Parts230
Crenshaw Community HospitalHospital168
Southern Field Maintenance & FabricationIndustrial Chimney and Flue Repair150
Luverne Health & Rehabilitation Inc.Nursing, Rehabilitation, Care, Alzheimer Unit141
Pepsi of LuvernePepsi Bottling, Distributor81
Chowel Weldparts, Inc.Robotic Tips, Welding65
Petrey Wholesale, Inc.Wholesale Distribution Warehouse51
Major Manufacturing Employers in Crenshaw County
SMART ALABAMA LLCAutomotive Frames618
Dongwon Autopart TechnologyAutomotive Parts282
Sister Schubert's Homemade Rolls, Inc.Rolls, Breads, Specialty Package Items235
Pepsi Bottling Co of LuvernePepsi Products81
Chowel Weldparts, Inc.Robotic Tips, Welding65
Sew American, LLCSewing Factory23
Source: Local economic development contacts
Education
2018 County Population 25 Plus by Education Attainment
Graduate/Professional Degree:   4.0%
Bachelors Degree: 11.3%
Associates Degree: 7.2%
Some College, No Degree: 18.1%
High School Graduate/GED: 38.2%
9-12th Grade (No Diploma): 12.4%
Less than 9th Grade: 8.6%

Source: ESRI. Note: Portions of the Data include the intellectual property of Esri and its licensors and are used under license. Copyright © 2017 Esri and its licensors. All rights reserved.
Colleges and Universities

Source: Alabama Commission on Higher Education. Note: Information on Alabama’s two and four year colleges can be found on the Commission’s website http://http://www.ache.state.al.us/Content/CollegesUniversities/AlaInstitutionMap.aspx


School Systems
Crenshaw County

Source: Alabama Department of Education; www.alsde.edu. Note: Detailed information on Alabama’s public school systems and individual schools can be accessed on the Alabama Department of Education website; http://www.alsde.edu/Home/Reports/ReportsBySite.aspx
Taxes
2017 County Profile General Tax Structure
Ad Valorem Tax     Alabama has a state property tax rate of 6.5 mills (3 mills for education). Both county and city can levy property tax. All real and personal business property is assessed at 20% of fair market value.

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Other Business Related Taxes County (Outside Incorporated Areas) State
State Tax General Rate: 3.50% 4.00%
Use Tax General Rate: 3.50% 4.00%
Sales Tax on Machinery: 2.50% 1.50%
Use Tax on Machinery: 2.50% 1.50%
Source: Alabama Department of Revenue; www.ador.state.al.us. Note: Information on business-related taxes is available on the Alabama Department of Revenue website at www.ador.state.al.us. Construction materials are taxed at the general rate. Inventories and goods-in-process are not taxed.
Transportation
Interstates in County: None      
Federal Highways in County: US-29       US-331      
Railroads Serving County:

Source: Alabama Department of Transportation Intermodal Division, www.dot.state.al.us

Commercial Air Service General Aviation Service
Nearest commerical air service: Dannelly Field Nearest general aviation facility: Frank Sikes Airport(Luverne)
Montgomery, AL Luverne, AL

Source: EDPA Survey of Commercial Airports; Alabama Department of Transportation Aeronautics Bureau; www.dot.state.al.us; Airnav.com