Shorter 50 Poor
Shorter Livability #542 ranked city in Alabama#28,183 ranked city in the USARanks better than 3% of areas
F Shorter Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
B+ Shorter Cost of Living Cost of living is 4% lower than Alabama
Shorter
8614% less expensive than the US average
Alabama
8911% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Shorter cost of living
F Shorter Crime Total crime is 37% higher than Alabama
Total crime
4,35175% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2375% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-5%Year over year crime is down
Shorter crime
F Shorter Employment Household income is 13% lower than Alabama
Median household income
$38,91730% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$16,78044% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
11%128% higher than the US average
Shorter employment
C Shorter Housing Home value is 38% lower than Alabama
Median home value
$79,20057% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$1,0147% higher than the US average
Home ownership
78%22% higher than the US average
Shorter real estate or Shorter rentals
F Shorter Schools HS graduation rate is 6% lower than Alabama
High school grad. rates
74%10% lower than the US average
School test scores
27%45% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Shorter K-12 schools
N/A Shorter User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Shorter
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n/a 0 total ratings
User reviews rating
n/a 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
n/a 0 total surveys
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      StatisticShorterAlabamaNational
      Average one way commute25min25min26min
      Workers who drive to work65.8%85.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool28.3%8.8%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%0.4%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.0%1.1%2.8%
      Working from home0.0%2.9%4.6%

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      Source: The Shorter, AL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).