Enterprise, Alabama

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Enterprise, Alabama
Boll Weevil Monument in Enterprise, Alabama
Boll Weevil Monument in Enterprise, Alabama
Motto(s): City of Progress
Location in Alabama
Location in Alabama
Coordinates: Coordinates: 31°19′39″N 85°50′40″W / 31.32750°N 85.84444°W / 31.32750; -85.84444
Country United States
State Alabama
Counties Coffee, Dale
Founded 1896
 • Mayor Kenneth W. Boswell
 • Total 31.0 sq mi (80.3 km2)
 • Land 31 sq mi (80.2 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation 358 ft (109 m)
Population (2006)
 • Total 23,653
 • Density 684.2/sq mi (264.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 36330-36331
Area code(s) 334
FIPS code 01-24184
GNIS feature ID 0118005
Website http://www.cityofenterprise.net/

Enterprise is a city in the southeastern part of Coffee and Dale Counties in the southeastern part of Alabama in the Southern United States. The population was estimated to be 23,653 in the year 2006.[1]

Education[change | change source]

Enterprise is served by Enterprise City Schools. Enterprise is also home to Enterprise–Ozark Community College,[2] (also known as Enterprise State Junior College).[3] A two-year college, the Enterprise campus is home to the Boll Weevils.

Notable people[change | change source]


References[change | change source]

  1. "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. Check date values in: |date= (help)
  2. http://www.eocc.edu/
  3. Peterson's (2009). Two-Year Colleges - 2010 (Peterson's Two Year Colleges). 978-0768926880. p. 58.