Winston County is located in northwest Alabama. The County Seat is Double Springs and the largest city is Haleyville. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.winstoncountyal.com/. The 2014 population estimate is 24,150 and the 2010 census population was 24,483. The land area is 612.98 square miles and there are 39.9 persons per square mile.
96.5% of the population is White, 0.9% is Black or African American, 2.7% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.3% is Asian, 0.8% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.2% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.3% is two or more races. 72.7% have a high school degree or higher, and 10.4% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $82,500, there are 9,489 households, an average of 2.52 persons per household. The per capita income is $18,995, the median household income is $32,900, and 24% of the persons in Winston County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 2,380. Retail sales (in $1000) were $166,709, and sales per capita were $6,853. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 19.6%.
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