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Boll Weevil Monument, Downtown Enterprise
Boll Weevil Monument, Downtown Enterprise
Date taken: June 2003
Contributed by Albritton on March 2, 2007

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Enterprise is a city in Coffee County. (The community straddles Coffee and Dale counties; ePodunk links to the county with the greater share of population.)

The latitude of Enterprise is 31.315N. The longitude is -85.855W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 358 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 21,861.


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Median household income
Local
$37,661
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Enterprise demographic reports
Former and merged names include:
· Drake Eye
Local landmarks include the Boll Weevil Monument - honoring the pest that forced local farmers to diversify.
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 66. The number of murders and homicides was 2. The violent crime rate was 3.1 per 1,000 people.
Enterprise received national attention for a devastating storm in March 2007. Eight students died when a tornado collapsed the roof of Enterprise High School.
Local festivals include:
  • Piney Woods Arts Festival - March 31-April 1, 2007
  • Boll Weevil Festival - Oct. 27, 2007
Dates often change. Check Enterprise web sites and events links in the sections below.
Historic sites and museums: Depot Museum
Colleges and universities: Enterprise-Ozark Community College
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Enterprise demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Coffee County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 36351 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

11% of Enterprise residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Enterprise ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Enterprise was $20,493, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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26% of Enterprise residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Enterprise, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $328.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $772.


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Libraries in Enterprise include Enterprise Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Enterprise include Enterprise Ledger

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Coffee County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Enterprise political report.

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Traffic

The average commute time for Enterprise workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 2 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Enterprise between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of .9 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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Hotels in Enterprise include Comfort Inn, Days Inn, Enterprise Inn & Suites, Holiday Inn.

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