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Kimberly, Alabama
City
Location in Jefferson County and the state of Alabama
Location in Jefferson County and the state of Alabama
Country United States
State Alabama
County Jefferson
Area
 • Total 4 sq mi (10.4 km2)
 • Land 4 sq mi (10.4 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 459 ft (140 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,711
 • Density 677.5/sq mi (260.7/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 35091
Area code(s) 205
FIPS code 01-39856
GNIS feature ID 0151954
Website kimberlyal.org

Kimberly is a city in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States. At the 2010 census the population was 2,711.

History

Kimberly officially incorporated in 1952. Beginning June 29, 2011, due to the population increasing from 1,801 persons in 2000 to 2,711 in 2010, the town began operating as a city, per Alabama law.

Geography

Kimberly is located at 33°46′16″N 86°47′43″W / 33.77111°N 86.79528°W / 33.77111; -86.79528 (33.771163, -86.795280). According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.0 square miles (10 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 763
1970 847 11.0%
1980 1,043 23.1%
1990 1,096 5.1%
2000 1,801 64.3%
2010 2,711 50.5%
Est. 2015 2,892 6.7%
U.S. Decennial Census
2013 Estimate

As of the census of 2000, there were 1,801 people, 652 households, and 528 families residing in the town. The population density was 447.8 people per square mile (173.0/km²). There were 699 housing units at an average density of 173.8 per square mile (67.1/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 95.78% White, 1.61% Black or African American, 0.61% Native American, 0.17% Asian, 0.44% from other races, and 1.39% from two or more races. 1.17% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 652 households out of which 42.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 68.3% were married couples living together, 9.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 18.9% were non-families. 17.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.76 and the average family size was 3.11.

In the town, the population was spread out with 29.3% under the age of 18, 6.7% from 18 to 24, 33.1% from 25 to 44, 20.5% from 45 to 64, and 10.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 99.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.6 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $46,343, and the median income for a family was $52,109. Males had a median income of $36,977 versus $29,150 for females. The per capita income for the town was $17,055. About 6.7% of families and 7.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.6% of those under age 18 and 15.8% of those age 65 or over.

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 2,711 people, 932 households, and 752 families residing in the town. The population density was 677.5 people per square mile (260.7/km²). There were 1,002 housing units at an average density of 250.5 per square mile (96.3/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 96.2% White, 1.8% Black or African American, 0.4% Native American, 0.6% Asian, 0.3% from other races, and .7% from two or more races. .8% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 932 households out of which 41.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 67.0% were married couples living together, 10.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 19.3% were non-families. 16.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.91 and the average family size was 3.28.

In the town, the population was spread out with 28.7% under the age of 18, 8.0% from 18 to 24, 29.0% from 25 to 44, 25.4% from 45 to 64, and 9.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35.4 years. For every 100 females there were 94.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.9 males.


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