Houston County, Alabama 

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Population

104,173

28% Growth

Unemployment Rate

6.4%

Median Income

$41,077

Avg. Home Price

$128,700

United States / Alabama / Dothan / Houston County / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Houston County, Alabama

Small agricultural city - Extreme southeast Alabama near the Florida and Georgia borders
Pros
-Small-town atmosphere
-Healthcare
-Cost of living
Cons
-Summer heat and humidity
-Isolation
-Entertainment

Local Listings in Houston, County, AL
 $119,900 
13355 E Us Highway 84
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1448 SqFt
 $119,900 
13355 E Us Highway 84
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1448 SqFt
 $126,800 
2227 Jordon Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1414 SqFt
 $142,000 
1230 Carpenter Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 2.0 | 2416 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Dothan Metro Area

Dothan is a quiet but prosperous town serving a large agricultural area specializing in peanuts and other nuts but also rich in cotton and poultry. Industries include food processing and a relatively broad assortment of others, including Michelin Tire and Sony, GE, International Paper and Pemco (aircraft). Dothan is central to other Southeast markets and thus acts as a transportation, mostly trucking, hub.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Alabama
County: Houston County
Metro Area: Dothan
Political Ideology: Moderately conservative
City: Dothan, Taylor, 12 total
Zip Codes: 36301, 36303, 36305, 36312, 36320, 36376, 36319, 36321, 36343, 36370, 10 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 370 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Houston County is 6.4% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Negative. Houston County jobs have decreased by 0.24%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Houston County's cost of living is 12.10% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Houston County's Cost of Living

VOTING
Houston county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Houston County's population is 104,173 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 28.09%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Houston County is $128,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.70%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Houston County

SCHOOLS
Houston County public schools spend $9,080 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.9 students per teacher in Houston County. Learn More...


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MAPS OF HOUSTON COUNTY, ALABAMA
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ZIP CODES IN HOUSTON COUNTY, ALABAMA
36301, 36303, 36305, 36312, 36320, 36376, 36319, 36321, 36343, 36370, 10 total

NEW LISTINGS IN HOUSTON COUNTY AL
$119,900
13355 E Us Highway 84
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$126,800
2227 Jordon Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$142,000
1230 Carpenter Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 2.0 |

$129,900
1509 Adrian Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 2.0 |

$132,000
125 Callowhill Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$124,500
104 Candle Brook Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 3.0 |

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