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Clockwise from top-left: The Enterprise Water Tower, the Boll Weevil Monument, Boll Weevil Circle, Coffee County Courthouse, Enterprise Hospital.
"City of Progress"
"Retirement City USA"
Location of Enterprise in Coffee County and Dale County, Alabama.
|Counties||Coffee and Dale|
|• Mayor||William “Bill” Cooper|
|• Total||30.70 sq mi (79.51 km2)|
|• Land||30.63 sq mi (79.34 km2)|
|• Water||0.07 sq mi (0.17 km2)|
|Elevation||358 ft (109 m)|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||922.86/sq mi (356.32/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0118005|
Education[change | change source]
Enterprise is served by Enterprise City Schools. Enterprise is also home to Enterprise–Ozark Community College, (also known as Enterprise State Junior College). A two-year college, the Enterprise campus is home to the Boll Weevils.[source?]
Notable people[change | change source]
- Kendrick Adams, NFL outside linebacker
- T. J. Barnes, NFL player
- Curly Chalker, country and jazz pedal steel guitarist
- Clint Crisher, R&B singer
- Juli Crockett, retired professional boxer, playwright, and theater director
- Jimmy DuBose, former NFL player
- Terry Everett, former representative from Alabama's 2nd congressional district
- Mark Fuller, federal judge for U. S. District Court, Middle District of Alabama
- Kenneth A. Gibson, former mayor of Newark, New Jersey
- Stewart Halcomb of The Springs (band)
- David Howard, former NFL linebacker
- April Hunter, professional wrestler and model
- Jamey Johnson, country music artist born in Enterprise
- Jimmy McClain, NFL player
- Michael McDowell, screenwriter and author of several Southern Gothic novels
- Ben Paschal, reserve outfielder for the 1927 Yankees
- Thomas Virgil Pittman, former federal judge on the United States District Court for the Southern District of Alabama and the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama
- Cedric Smith, former NFL running back
- Aud Tuten, former NHL player with the Chicago Black Hawks (1941–43)
- Mark Wilkerson, lead singer of Course of Nature and husband of Melissa Joan Hart
References[change | change source]
- "2018 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved June 4, 2019.
- "Annual Estimates of the Population for All Incorporated Places in Alabama" (CSV). 2005 Population Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division. June 21, 2006. Retrieved November 9, 2006.
- Peterson's (2009). Two-Year Colleges - 2010 (Peterson's Two Year Colleges). 978-0768926880. p. 58.
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