Fort Rucker, AL

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Fort Rucker Profile


Overview

Fort Rucker is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 4,520 people and just one neighborhood, Fort Rucker is the 124th largest community in Alabama. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Fort Rucker, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Fort Rucker, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Fort Rucker’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Fort Rucker does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $59,265.00.

Occupations and Workforce

Fort Rucker is a military town: the armed forces employs 25.88% of the workforce, making the military a major focus of life in the city. In the civilian sector, Healthcare and Public Service are important in the local economy and are the town’s largest civilian employers, employing 29.89% and 19.78% of the civilian workforce respectively.

A relatively large number of people in Fort Rucker telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 12.76% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.


Setting & Lifestyle

Fort Rucker is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in Fort Rucker enrolled in college, Fort Rucker has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.

Fort Rucker’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Fort Rucker spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 12.86 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.

Fort Rucker is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Fort Rucker Demographics

The population of Fort Rucker is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 36.09% of adults in Fort Rucker have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Fort Rucker in 2010 was $21,617, which is upper middle income relative to Alabama, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $86,468 for a family of four. However, Fort Rucker contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Fort Rucker is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Fort Rucker home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fort Rucker residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Fort Rucker also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.89% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Fort Rucker include Irish, English, Dutch, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Fort Rucker is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Fort Rucker 0.101011101001110
Alabama 4.72

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Fort Rucker 0.101011101001110
Alabama 29.79

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Fort Rucker 0.101011101001110
Alabama 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

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Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to AL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Frank R Loyd Elem School
900 Santa Fe Road
Ft Benning, AL, 31905
PK-05
Fort Rucker Elem School
Bldg 21038 Red Cloud Rd
Ft Rucker, AL, 36362
02-06
Don C Faith Middle School
1375 Ingersoll Street
Ft Benning, AL, 31905
06-08
Freddie Stowers Elem School
7791 Stowers Drive
Ft Benning, AL, 31905
PK-05
Edward A White Elem School
300 1 St Division Rd
Ft Benning, AL, 31905
PK-05
Richard G Wilson Elem School
112 Lavoie Ave
Ft Benning, AL, 31905
PK-05
Morris R Mcbride Elem School
700 Custer Road
Ft Benning, AL, 31905
PK-05
Maxwell Afb Elem School
800 Magnolia Blvd
Maxwell Afb, AL, 36112
PK-06
Fort Rucker Primary School
Bldg 22210 Red Cloud Rd
Ft Rucker, AL, 36362
PK-01
Herbert J Dexter Elem School
99 Yeager Ave
Ft Benning, AL, 31905
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 58.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.4%

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