Rainbow City Information

Rainbow City Information

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

General Rainbow City Information

State: Alabama

County: Etowah County

Close cities: Gadsden, AL, Gallant, AL, Glencoe, AL, Reece City, AL, Southside, AL, Ridgeville, AL, Steele, AL, Attalla, AL

Rainbow City Population (census data)
Total 9,182 (+6.3% since 2000)
Male 4,346 (47.3%)
Female 4,836 (52.7%)

Population Density: 365 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 84.5 (US Avg is 100)

Rainbow City Elevation: 560 feet above sea level

Land Area: 25.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $44,689

Zip Codes: 35906.

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Rainbow City Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (92.3%)
  • Black (3.5%)
  • Hispanic (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
  • Asian Indian (0.5%)
  • Other race (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (23.4%)
  • English (13.8%)
  • Irish (11.4%)
  • German (8.4%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.8%)
  • Scottish (2.3%)
Foriegn Born: 187 people (2.0%)
  • Latin America (57.1%)
  • Asia (42.9%)

Local Rainbow City Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Atlanta Falcons, Tennessee Titans
NBA Basketball: Memphis Grizzlies, , Atlanta Hawks
NHL Hockey: , Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: University of Alabama, Samford University, Birmingham-Southern College, Jacksonville State University

Rainbow City School Information

Middle Schools
Rainbow Middle School (454 Lumbley Road, Rainbow City, AL, 35906 - Etowah County District)
Elementary Schools
John S Jones Elementary School (301 Lumley Road, Rainbow City, AL, 35906 - Etowah County District)

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