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County Details
County #111: Randolph MSA: Area of State: East Central
Communities: Roanoke, Wadley, Wedowee, Woodland
Population and Income Estimates
  County 15-mile Radius 30-mile Radius 45-mile Radius
2010 Census
22,913 26,516 154,313 611,742
2017 Estimate
22,870 26,426 156,086 630,439
2022 Projection
23,125 26,652 157,424 643,951
2016 Est. Median Household Income
$35,789 $36,280 $42,371 $43,032
2016 Est. Median Age
43 42 40 38

Source: ESRI. Note: Radius data is from county seat. Portions of the Data or Maps 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
2016 Labor Force
County Civilian Labor Force Employment Unemployment Unemployment Rate
Randolph 9,491 8,952 539 5.7%
2014 Workforce Commuting Patterns
There are 2,574 county residents working in the county and 5,507 working outside of the county. Additionally, there are a total of 1,929 residents living outside of Randolph county that commute to jobs within the county.
Top Five Counties Receiving Workers
1. Randolph   2. Troup, GA   3. Carroll, GA
4. Calhoun   5. Jefferson
Top Five Counties Sending Workers
1. Randolph   2. Chambers   3. Clay
4. Calhoun   5. Tallapoosa

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: 4,636
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting: **
Mining: **
Utilities: **
Construction: 115
Manufacturing: 1,205
Wholesale Trade: **
Retail Trade: 720
Transportation and Warehousing: 157
Information: 32
Finance and Insurance: 151
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing: 26
Professional and Technical Services: 46
Management of Companies and Enterprises: **
Administrative and Waste Services: 27
Educational Services: **
Health Care and Social Assistance: **
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation: **
Accommodation and Food Services: **
Other Services (except public administration): 59
Total Federal Government: 59
Total State Government: 169
Total Local Government: 915
 
County Wage by Industry
Total: $150,570,768
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting: **
Mining: **
Utilities: **
Construction: $3,826,383
Manufacturing: $42,399,878
Wholesale Trade: **
Retail Trade: $16,980,820
Transportation and Warehousing: $7,380,655
Information: $1,620,993
Finance and Insurance: $6,553,263
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing: $580,871
Professional and Technical Services: $1,582,918
Management of Companies and Enterprises: **
Administrative and Waste Services: $642,453
Educational Services: **
Health Care and Social Assistance: **
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation: **
Accommodation and Food Services: **
Other Services (except public administration): $1,433,503
Total Federal Government: $2,531,061
Total State Government: $6,908,935
Total Local Government: $30,350,021
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 Randolph County
Mohawk IndustriesCarpet Backing300
Randolph County School SystemEducation290
Meadowcraft (Wadley Holdings)Patio Furniture220
Candlewick Yarns (The Dixie Group)Carpet Yarn215
WalmartRetail200
Roanoke City School SystemEducation168
Traylor Retirement CommunityAssisted Living Care151
SteelfabStructural Steel150
CoreLincParts for Cell Towers140
Tanner Medical CenterHospital/Medical Care107
Major Manufacturing Employers in Randolph County
Mohawk IndustriesCarpet Backing300
Meadowcraft (Wadley Holdings)Patio Furniture220
Candlewick Yarns (The Dixie Group)Carpet Yarn215
SteelfabStructural Steel150
CoreLincParts for Cell Towers140
ReLintlessLint Rollers80
Jeld-WenPatio Doors60
JX Nippon AnciMesh Produce Bags50
Fiberglass UnlimitedSteeples and Baptistries20
NuMat SystemsMat Repair and Remanufacturing20
Source: Local economic development contacts
Education
2017 County Population 25 Plus by Education Attainment
Graduate/Professional Degree:   5.7%
Bachelors Degree: 10.1%
Associates Degree: 7.9%
Some College, No Degree: 17.5%
High School Graduate/GED: 35.7%
9-12th Grade (No Diploma): 13.4%
Less than 9th Grade: 9.7%

Source: ESRI. Note: Portions of the Data or Maps 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
Southern Union State Comm College - Wadley, 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://www.ache.state.al.us/Colleges&Universities/InstitutionalMap.htm


School Systems
Randolph County
Roanoke 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: 2.0% 4.0%
Use Tax General Rate: 2.0% 4.0%
Sales Tax on Machinery: 2.0% 1.5%
Use Tax on Machinery: 2.0% 1.5%
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-431      
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: Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport Nearest general aviation facility: Roanoke Municipal Airport
Atlanta, GA Roanoke, AL

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