Sylacauga, AL

Population: 12,696

Key findings

  • Sylacauga has a Livability Score of 59/100, which is considered below average
  • Sylacauga crime rates are 78% higher than the Alabama average
  • Cost of living in Sylacauga is 8% lower than the Alabama average
  • Sylacauga real estate prices are 9% lower than the Alabama average
  • Rental prices in Sylacauga are 22% lower than the Alabama average

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      Top Rated Schools in Sylacauga

      Name Grades Students Proficiency
      Sylacauga High School9 - 1271045%
      Pinecrest Elementary School3 - 551744%
      Nichols-lawson Middle School6 - 853737%
      Indian Valley Elementary SchoolPK - 2575n/a
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      A City of Fun and Endless Activities

      Sylacauga is a small town located in Talladega County. It's iconic for its white Marble Bedrock, where many tourists and locals including myself, find it to be quite interesting and historic. The city supports manufacturing and retail industries in the job market.

      Presently, four schools make up the school district, Indian Valley Elementary, Pine Crest Elementary, Nicholas-Lawson Middle and Sylacauga High. There are three major highways that provides entrance and exit capabilities throughout the city.

      There is a variety of attractions and amenities that offer outdoor activities, such as Noble Park which provides residents and visitors playground, picnic and grill areas as well as quarter-mile running track for those who love to jog and stay in shape. In addition, one will also enjoy the skate park, the cities pools are converted to indoor pools during winter months. I moved here because I adore the outdoor activities. Lake Howard has a host of areas for boating fishing, and pavilions. There is also the Skyward Trail that features hiking and mountain-biking trails throughout the National Forest.

      Overall, the weather is hot, humid, but usually mild during the winter. If you're seeking a warm peaceful place to live this is certainly a fantastic place to be!
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      Source: The Sylacauga, AL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).