"City of Progress"
"Retirement City USA"
|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
- 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.
- "Enterprise-Ozark Community College". Archived from the original on July 7, 2007. Retrieved March 29, 2012.
- Peterson's (2009). Two-Year Colleges - 2010 (Peterson's Two Year Colleges). 978-0768926880. p. 58.