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County Details
County #109: Pike MSA: Area of State: South Central
Communities: Banks, Brundidge, Troy
Population and Income Estimates
  County 15-mile Radius 30-mile Radius 45-mile Radius
2010 Census
32,899 33,315 85,969 434,172
2018 Estimate
33,634 34,011 86,403 438,809
2023 Projection
33,493 33,869 85,930 439,263
2018 Est. Median Household Income
$31,118 $31,270 $35,438 $43,982
2018 Est. Median Age
33 33 39 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
Pike 15,238 14,495 743 4.9%
2015 Workforce Commuting Patterns
There are 6,112 county residents working in the county and 5,874 working outside of the county. Additionally, there are a total of 6,952 residents living outside of Pike county that commute to jobs within the county.
Top Five Counties Receiving Workers
1. Montgomery    2. Coffee    3. Houston
4. Crenshaw    5. Jefferson
Top Five Counties Sending Workers
1. Coffee    2. Montgomery    3. Crenshaw
4. Houston    5. Dale

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: 14,374
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting: 145
Mining: **
Utilities: **
Construction: 298
Manufacturing: 2,608
Wholesale Trade: **
Retail Trade: **
Transportation and Warehousing: 1,809
Information: 159
Finance and Insurance: 363
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing: 142
Professional and Technical Services: 432
Management of Companies and Enterprises: 101
Administrative and Waste Services: 304
Educational Services: 82
Health Care and Social Assistance: 828
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation: 46
Accommodation and Food Services: 1,606
Other Services (except public administration): 202
Total Federal Government: 94
Total State Government: **
Total Local Government: **
 
County Wage by Industry
Total: $567,816,049
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting: $5,167,334
Mining: **
Utilities: **
Construction: $12,368,607
Manufacturing: $137,583,768
Wholesale Trade: **
Retail Trade: **
Transportation and Warehousing: $80,025,771
Information: $8,341,940
Finance and Insurance: $19,594,726
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing: $4,199,330
Professional and Technical Services: $19,673,380
Management of Companies and Enterprises: $5,438,597
Administrative and Waste Services: $6,034,374
Educational Services: $1,904,168
Health Care and Social Assistance: $33,890,265
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation: $579,704
Accommodation and Food Services: $21,601,647
Other Services (except public administration): $5,016,739
Total Federal Government: $4,986,711
Total State Government: **
Total Local Government: **
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages, 2017 annual averages. Note: **Data do not meet BLS or state agency disclosure standards.
Major Employers in Pike County
Major Manufacturing Employers in Pike County
Source: Local economic development contacts
Education
2018 County Population 25 Plus by Education Attainment
Graduate/Professional Degree:   10.1%
Bachelors Degree: 15.2%
Associates Degree: 5.3%
Some College, No Degree: 17.9%
High School Graduate/GED: 32.2%
9-12th Grade (No Diploma): 14.2%
Less than 9th Grade: 5.2%

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
Troy University - Troy, AL

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
Pike County
Troy City

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: 2.00% 4.00%
Use Tax General Rate: 2.00% 4.00%
Sales Tax on Machinery: 0.50% 1.50%
Use Tax on Machinery: 0.50% 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:
Federal Highways in County: US-231       US-29      
Railroads Serving County: CSX Transportation      

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: Troy Municipal Airport
Montgomery, AL Troy, AL

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