Banks is a town in Pike County, Alabama. Its total area is 2 sqaure miles, all of it land. It is situated at an elevation of 553 feet.
The major industries in the town are manufacturing, construction, farming, fishing and forestry related activities. Minor contributors to the local economy include utilities, retail trade, and food/accommodation services. Banks' cost of living is 19.40% lower that the country average, making living here significantly cheaper. Banks School has till eighth grade. The closest hospital is Troy Regional Medical Center, about 6 miles away in the town of Troy.
The town gets about 54 inches of rain annually, with about 99 days having measurable precipitation.