Pell City, Alabama

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Pell City is a city in St. Clair County, Alabama, United States. The city is the county seat of St. Clair County[1] along with Ashville. At the 2000 census the population was 9,565.

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Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 27.2 square miles (70.4 km²), of which, 24.6 square miles (63.6 km²) of it is land and 2.6 square miles (6.7 km²) of it (9.57%) is water.Pell City, situated on Interstate 20 between Birmingham, Alabama and Atlanta, Georgia is the largest city in St. Clair County, Alabama. The city is 35 miles east of Birmingham and is located on the shores of Logan Martin Lake, created by the construction of Logan Martin Dam in 1964 to provide hydro-electric power to the central region of the state. The city is surrounded by the unincorporated communities of Wattsville to the north, Cropwell to the south, Seddon to the east,and Chula Vista to the west.

Demographics

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 9,565 people, 3,830 households, and 2,772 families residing in the city. The population density was 389.3 people per square mile (150.3/km²). There were 4,275 housing units at an average density of 174.0/sq mi (67.2/km²). The population of the city is hard to pinpoint due to a large number of second residences, lake homes, and summer population influx. The racial makeup of the city was 83.41% White, 15.38% Black or African American, 0.16% Native American, 0.22% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.26% from other races, and 0.55% from two or more races. 1.25% of the population were [[Race degree or higher.

In the city the population was spread out with 23.9% under the age of 18, 7.5% from 18 to 24, 27.6% from 25 to 44, 25.0% from 45 to 64, and 16.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 90.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 87.8 males.

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