Dothan Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Dothan, AL

General Dothan Information

State: Alabama

County: Houston County

Close cities: Grimes, AL, Kinsey, AL, Midland City, AL, Taylor, AL, Rehobeth, AL, Cowarts, AL, Dothan, AL

Dothan Population (census data)
Total 65,447 (+10.5% since 2000)
Male 30,710 (46.9%)
Female 34,737 (53.1%)

Population Density: 756 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 82.7 (US Avg is 100)

Dothan Elevation: 324 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1885

Land Area: 86.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $40,687

Zip Codes: 36303, 36302, 36305, 36301, and 36304.

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Dothan Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (66.7%)
  • Black (30.1%)
  • Hispanic (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (18.2%)
  • English (7.9%)
  • Irish (7.4%)
  • German (5.6%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.3%)
  • Scottish (1.4%)
Foriegn Born: 1,178 people (1.8%)
  • Asia (36.8%)
  • Europe (31.6%)
  • Latin America (31.6%)

Local Dothan Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Jacksonville Jaguars, Atlanta Falcons
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks, , , Memphis Grizzlies
NHL Hockey: , Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: Troy State University, Alabama State University

Dothan School Information

High Schools
Dothan High School (1236 South Oates Street, Dothan, AL, 36301 - Dothan City School District District)
Northview High School (3209 Reeves Street, Dothan, AL, 36303 - Dothan City School District District)
Rehobeth High School (373 Malvern Road, Dothan, AL, 36301 - Houston County District)
Middle Schools
Beverlye Middle School (1025 South Beverlye Road, Dothan, AL, 36301 - Dothan City School District District)
Girard Middle School (600 Girard Avenue, Dothan, AL, 36303 - Dothan City School District District)
Honeysuckle Middle School (1665 Honeysuckle Road, Dothan, AL, 36305 - Dothan City School District District)
Rehobeth Middle School (5631 County Road 203, Dothan, AL, 36301 - Houston County District)
Elementary Schools
Cloverdale Elementary School (303 Rollins Avenue, Dothan, AL, 36301 - Dothan City School District District)
Girard Elementary School (522 Girard Avenue, Dothan, AL, 36303 - Dothan City School District District)
Grandview Elementary School (900 6th Avenue, Dothan, AL, 36301 - Dothan City School District District)
Heard Elementary School (201 Daniel Circle, Dothan, AL, 36301 - Dothan City School District District)
Hidden Lake Elementary School (1475 Prevatt Road, Dothan, AL, 36301 - Dothan City School District District)
Highlands Elementary School (1400 South Brannon Stand Road, Dothan, AL, 36305 - Dothan City School District District)
Jerry Lee Faine Elementary School (1901 Stringer Street, Dothan, AL, 36303 - Dothan City School District District)
Kelly Springs Elementary School (1124 Kelly Springs Road, Dothan, AL, 36303 - Dothan City School District District)
Landmark Elementary School (4130 Westgate Parkway, Dothan, AL, 36303 - Dothan City School District District)
Rehobeth Elementary School (5631 County Road 203, Dothan, AL, 36301 - Houston County District)
Selma Street Elementary School (1501 W Selma Street, Dothan, AL, 36301 - Dothan City School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Carver Magnet School For Mathematics Science And (1001 Webb Road, Dothan, AL, 36303 - Dothan City School District District)
Montana Academic Magnet School (1001 Montana Street, Dothan, AL, 36303 - Dothan City School District District)

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