Ider, AL Population

By | May 31, 2019

Population: 664. Estimated population in July 2020: 688 (+3.6% change)
Males: 326 (49.1%), Females: 338 (50.9%)

DeKalb County

Zip code: 35981

Median resident age: 39.1 years
Median household income: $27,562
Median house value: $68,100

Races in Ider:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.2%)
  • American Indian (3.2%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (12.5%), Irish (12.3%), German (6.8%), English (4.2%), Dutch (1.8%), Scottish (1.7%).

Elevation: 1540 feet

Land area: 5.4 square miles

Map of Ider, AL

Population

For population 25 years and over in Ider

  • High school or higher: 67.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 5.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 28.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ider town

  • Never married: 12.6%
  • Now married: 64.8%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

0.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -31 (-4.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Ider:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Ider:

  • LOVELL FIELD (about 40 miles; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Abbreviation: CHA)
  • RICHARD B RUSSELL (about 44 miles; ROME, GA; Abbreviation: RMG)
  • HUNTSVILLE INTL-CARL T JONES FIELD (about 76 miles; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Abbreviation: HSV)

Other public-use airports nearest to Ider:

  • STEVENSON (about 16 miles; STEVENSON, AL; Abbreviation: 7A6)
  • ISBELL FIELD (about 17 miles; FORT PAYNE, AL; Abbreviation: 4A9)
  • SCOTTSBORO MUNI-WORD FIELD (about 23 miles; SCOTTSBORO, AL; Abbreviation: 4A6)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ider:

  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE-CHATTANOOGA (about 36 miles; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Full-time enrollment: 6,914)
  • CHATTANOOGA STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 39 miles; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Full-time enrollment: 4,821)
  • GADSDEN STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 51 miles; GADSDEN, AL; Full-time enrollment: 3,360)
  • MOTLOW STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 59 miles; Tullahoma, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,256)
  • ALABAMA A & M UNIVERSITY (about 59 miles; NORMAL, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,886)
  • JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 61 miles; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Full-time enrollment: 6,418)
  • LEE UNIVERSITY (about 65 miles; CLEVELAND, TN; Full-time enrollment: 3,171)

Public primary/middle school in Ider:

  • IDER SCHOOL (Students: 767; Location: 1064 CRAB APPLE LN; Grades: KG – 12)

Libraries

Library in Ider:

  • IDER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $19,269; Location: 10808 ALABAMA HIGHWAY 75; 12,043 books; 35 audio materials; 364 video materials; 7 serial subscriptions)