ePodunk - The power of place
PLACE SEARCH
   State:    
Include former names         Go To:
Advanced search | Cemetery search
HARTSELLE COMMUNITY PROFILE
Alabama > All counties > Morgan County > Hartselle
QUICK LINKS

Profile for Hartselle, Alabama, AL

Hartselle postcard post card - L.&N. Railroad Depot, Hartselle, AL
L.&N. Railroad Depot, Hartselle, AL

Send us your Hartselle photos:

Tell us the pros & cons of Hartselle
Blog about Hartselle
Hartselle map

Sponsored Ads

Hartselle is a city in Morgan County, in the Decatur metro area.

The community was named for George Hartselle, a founder.

The latitude of Hartselle is 34.443N. The longitude is -86.935W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 676 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 12,557.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$40,461
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Hartselle demographic reports
Established in 1870 along the South and North Alabama Railroad.
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 6. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 0.5 per 1,000 people.
Hartselle received national attention for a 1926 bank heist in which the robbers cut the phone lines and set off nitroglycerin blasts.
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.)

Listed places near Hartselle

Click on a group to see the items on the map
 
Please wait while the map loads... click here to force load
Hartselle
Morgan County
Alabama
Add extra pins to the map by clicking on the list above the map. You may click the displayed pins for more information, or search the displayed pins by using the above search field.
Census & demographics

Sections below provide additional information and links about Hartselle demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Morgan County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Decatur area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 35640 ZIP code.

Hartselle, AL locator map
(Also see local map below.)
Hartselle Web sites

Ancestry & family history

8% of Hartselle residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Hartselle ancestry & family history guide.

Post a query on a message board:

Records & databases:

Attractions
Cemeteries
Communities
Companies
Courts & laws
Crime
Deaths
Disability access & rights
Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Hartselle was $20,727, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

19% of Hartselle residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

Entertainment
Environment
Fairs, festivals & other events
Geocaching & geography
Gifts & collectibles
Government
Guides to Hartselle
Health
Historical societies
Historical societies
History
Housing & real estate

Median rent in Hartselle, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $320.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $812.


Jobs
Libraries

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

Maps

Media outlets

Newspapers in Hartselle include Hartselle Enquirer

Military
Obituaries
Organizations
Parks & recreation
Pets
Photos & post cards
Politics

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

Postal Service
Religion
Restaurants
Traffic

The average commute time for Hartselle workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 3 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Hartselle between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 2.5 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

Travel
Weather
Wildlife

Browse list of Alabama community profiles



Job Search
what
job title, keywords, or company name
where
city, state, zip code
jobs by Indeed


EPODUNK USER REVIEWS & BLOGS

LOCAL GUIDES

More info about Hartselle:

RECORD SEARCHES
EPODUNK EXTRAS
OTHER EPODUNKS
FEEDBACK

Send us your corrections and additions



Search Health Care Jobs





powered by HospitalJobsOnline.com
College Search

Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.

Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!