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Prattville is a city in Autauga County, in the Montgomery metro area. (The community straddles Autauga and Elmore counties; ePodunk links to the county with the greater share of population.)

It is the county seat.

The community was named for early industrialist Daniel Pratt.

The latitude of Prattville is 32.463N. The longitude is -86.459W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 328 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 26,657.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$45,728
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Prattville demographic reports
Prattville is on Autauga Creek
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 100. The number of murders and homicides was 1. The violent crime rate was 3.9 per 1,000 people.
Filming location for:
· 2003 movie, "Big Fish"
Well-known residents have included:
· Wilson Pickett, singer
Local festivals include:
  • Cityfest - May 4-6, 2007
  • Fountain City Arts Festival - March 30-31, 2007
Dates often change. Check Prattville web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Wilderness Park
Historic sites and museums: Buena Vista Mansion, Prattaugan Museum
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 Prattville demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Autauga County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Montgomery area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 36054 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

11% of Prattville residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Prattville ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Prattville was $19,832, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

22% of Prattville residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Prattville festival dates:

Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.

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History

Historic districts in Prattville include Daniel Pratt Historic District ... View historic districts

Housing & real estate

Median rent in Prattville, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $431.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $858.


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Libraries in Prattville include Autauga-Prattville Public Library ... View libraries

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Politics

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

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Traffic

The average commute time for Prattville workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 1 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Prattville between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of .4 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

Travel

Hotels in Prattville include Arbor Suites Prattville, Best Western, Comfort Inn, Econo Lodge Prattville, Holiday Inn Prattville, Jameson Inn Prattville, Legends at Capital Hill, Super 8 Motel.

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