Haleyville, Alabama

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Haleyville is a city in Winston and Marion counties in the U.S. state of Alabama.wikipedia
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Haleyville is a city in Winston and Marion counties in the U.S. state of Alabama.
Notable natural wonders include: the "Natural Bridge" rock, the longest natural bridge east of the Rockies, located just south of Haleyville; Cathedral Caverns in Marshall County, named for its cathedral-like appearance, features one of the largest cave entrances and stalagmites in the world; Ecor Rouge in Fairhope, the highest coastline point between Maine and Mexico; DeSoto Caverns in Childersburg, the first officially recorded cave in the United States; Noccalula Falls in Gadsden features a 90-foot waterfall; Dismals Canyon near Phil Campbell, home to two waterfalls, six natural bridges and allegedly served as a hideout for legendary outlaw Jesse James; Stephens Gap Cave in Jackson County boasts a 143-foot pit, two waterfalls and is one of the most photographed wild cave scenes in America; Little River Canyon near Fort Payne, one of the nation's longest mountaintop rivers; Rickwood Caverns near Warrior features an underground pool, blind cave fish and 260 million year old limestone formations; and the Walls of Jericho canyon on the Alabama-Tennessee state line.

Guthrie's

The first Guthrie's restaurant was opened by Hal Guthrie in Haleyville in 1965.
The first restaurant was opened in Haleyville, in 1965 by Hal Guthrie.

9-1-1

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On February 16, 1968 the first 9-1-1 emergency telephone system in the nation went into service in Haleyville.
Alabama Telephone Company decided to implement it ahead of AT&T, choosing Haleyville, Alabama, as the location.

Feldman's Department Store

The city has one site listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the former Feldman's Department Store, and is the closest city to another site, Archeological Site No. 1WI50.
Feldman's Department Store, currently known as the Teal Professional Building, is a historic commercial building in Haleyville, Winston County, Alabama.

Winston County, Alabama

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Haleyville is a city in Winston and Marion counties in the U.S. state of Alabama. On June 1, 2010 Haleyville citizens voted to become the first city in Winston County since prohibition to allow the sale of alcohol.
*Haleyville (partly in Marion County)

Marion County, Alabama

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Haleyville is a city in Winston and Marion counties in the U.S. state of Alabama.

Frank Minis Johnson

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Johnson was born in 1918 and grew up in Haleyville in northern Alabama, long an independent-minded part of the state.

Archeological Site No. 1WI50

The city has one site listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the former Feldman's Department Store, and is the closest city to another site, Archeological Site No. 1WI50.

U.S. state

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Haleyville is a city in Winston and Marion counties in the U.S. state of Alabama.

Illinois Central Railroad

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Haleyville was originally named Davis Cross Roads, having been established at the crossroads of Byler Road and the Illinois Central Railroad.

Prohibition in the United States

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On June 1, 2010 Haleyville citizens voted to become the first city in Winston County since prohibition to allow the sale of alcohol.

National Register of Historic Places

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The city has one site listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the former Feldman's Department Store, and is the closest city to another site, Archeological Site No. 1WI50.

United States Census Bureau

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According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7.4 sqmi, all land.

Census

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As of the census of 2000, there were 4,182 people, 1,815 households, and 1,148 families residing in the city.

Population density

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The population density was 563.9 people per square mile (217.6/km²).

Race and ethnicity in the United States Census

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The racial makeup of the city was 94.81% White, 1.48% Black or African American, 0.17% Native American, 0.12% Asian, 2.68% from other races, and 0.74% from two or more races.

Marriage

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There were 1,815 households out of which 26.6% had children under the age of 52 living with them, 49.3% were married couples living together, 11.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 36.7% were non-families.

Per capita income

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The per capita income for the city was $16,139.

Poverty threshold

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About 18.9% of families and 23.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 35.9% of those under age 18 and 20.9% of those age 65 or over.