Beatrice, Alabama Statistic: Population, Charts, Map, Steets and More

The population of Beatrice is approximately twelve thousand three hundred fifty. The poverty rate is about 8.1% and the median gross rent is $620. Beatrice ranks low in terms of affordability. While many cities in the United States have high poverty rates, Beatrice has a low rate. Read on to learn more. If you're wondering where to live in Beatrice, you've come to the right place.

The population of Beatrice was estimated at 12,459 at the 2010 census. The median age was 42.6 years. Twenty-seven percent of residents were under the age of 18. The next age group was between the ages of 18 and 24. The age group was then further broken down into those from twenty-five to forty-four. And twenty-four percent of the population was over the age of sixty-four. The gender makeup of the city was approximately fifty-seven percent male and fifty-five percent female.

Beatrice's water system is comprised of 12 ground wells that are located at depths ranging from ninety-five to two hundred and twenty-five feet. These wells supply more than 100 percent of the city's water needs. There are two elevated storage tanks with a capacity of 1.5 million gallons and two underground storage reservoirs with a capacity of eight million gallons. Total capacity for the municipal water system is 19.6 million gallons per day. The water system also utilizes an Ultraviolet Disinfection System.

There are 14 parks in the city, including a skate park. There are also twelve ball diamonds - six of which are lighted. Beatrice has a full-service YMCA facility and a softball and baseball program for youth. In addition to sports, Beatrice hosts Homestead Days celebrations, which include a parade, and other community events. Other recreational activities include golfing, hiking, and a movie theatre.