West Blocton, AL Population, Airports, Hospitals & Zip Codes


Population: 1,372. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,418 (+3.4% change)
Males: 699 (50.9%), Females: 673 (49.1%)

Bibb County

Zip code: 35184

Median resident age: 36.2 years
Median household income: $30,417
Median house value: $56,400

Races in West Blocton:

  • White Non-Hispanic (79.7%)
  • Black (19.5%)

Ancestries: United States (23.8%), Irish (7.3%), English (3.4%), German (2.8%), Dutch (1.6%), Italian (1.4%).

Elevation: 500 feet

Land area: 4.7 square miles

Map of West Blocton, AL

Population

For population 25 years and over in West Blocton

  • High school or higher: 67.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 4.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 36.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in West Blocton town

  • Never married: 20.4%
  • Now married: 54.2%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 11.3%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -103 (-7.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near West Blocton:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to West Blocton:

  • TUSCALOOSA REGIONAL (about 34 miles; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Abbreviation: TCL)
  • BIRMINGHAM INTL (about 40 miles; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Abbreviation: BHM)
  • MONTGOMERY RGNL (DANNELLY FIELD) (about 77 miles; MONTGOMERY, AL; Abbreviation: MGM)

Other public-use airports nearest to West Blocton:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Blocton:

  • UNIVERSITY OF MONTEVALLO (about 18 miles; MONTEVALLO, AL; Full-time enrollment: 2,651)
  • SHELTON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 28 miles; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Full-time enrollment: 3,635)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA AT BIRMINGHAM (about 33 miles; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Full-time enrollment: 12,178)
  • SAMFORD UNIVERSITY (about 33 miles; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,106)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA (about 35 miles; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Full-time enrollment: 17,453)
  • BEVILL STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 44 miles; SUMITON, AL; Full-time enrollment: 2,670)
  • JEFFERSON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 47 miles; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Full-time enrollment: 3,279)

Schools

Public high schools in West Blocton:

  • WEST BLOCTON HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 336; Location: 4734 TRUMAN ALDRICH PARKWAY; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • BIBB COUNTY CAREER/TECHNICAL CENTER (Location: 17191 HIGHWAY 5; Grades: 09 – 12)

Public primary/middle schools in West Blocton:

  • WEST BLOCTON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 422; Location: 4721 TRUMAN ALDRICH PKWY; Grades: 05 – 08)
  • WEST BLOCTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 297; Location: 828 CAHABA RIVER DR; Grades: KG – 04)

Libraries

Library in West Blocton:

  • WEST BLOCTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $17,647; Location: 62 WALTER OWENS DRIVE; 10,650 books; 143 audio materials; 228 video materials; 7 serial subscriptions)

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