Owens Cross Roads is a town
County, Alabama, United States, and is included in the Huntsville-Decatur Combined Statistical
As of the 2000 census, the population of
the town is 1,124.
Owens Cross Roads is located at (34.586071, -86.458561) .
According to the U.S. Census Bureau
, the town has a total area
of 7.7 square miles
), all of it land.
As of the census
of 2000, there were 1,124
people, 443 households, and 329 families residing in the town. The
people per square mile (56.3/km¬≤). There were 482 housing units at
an average density of 62.5/sq mi (24.1/km¬≤). The racial makeup
of the town was 95.64% White
, 0.71% Black
or African American
, 0.71% Native American
, 0.27% Asian
, 0.36% from other races
, and 2.31% from two
or more races. 0.62% of the population were Hispanic
of any race.
There were 443 households out of which 29.8% had children under the
age of 18 living with them, 60.0% were married
living together, 9.9% had a female householder with no
husband present, and 25.7% were non-families. 21.9% of all
households were made up of individuals and 8.6% had someone living
alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size
was 2.47 and the average family size was 2.88.
In the town the population was spread out with 23.3% under the age
of 18, 8.4% from 18 to 24, 29.6% from 25 to 44, 24.7% from 45 to
64, and 14.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was
38 years. For every 100 females there were 95.8 males. For every
100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.0 males.
The median income for a household in the town was $34,856, and the
median income for a family was $45,167. Males had a median income
of $30,781 versus $22,917 for females. The per capita income
for the town was
$17,534. About 4.6% of families and 7.1% of the population were
below the poverty line
, including 8.9%
of those under age 18 and 11.8% of those age 65 or over.