Black is a town in Geneva County, Alabama. It had a population of 205 during the 2005 census estimates, and is part of the Dothan, Alabama Metropolitan Statistical Area. The town area, all of which is land, is 3.1 square miles.
The most significant industries for the local economy include transportation and warehousing, educational services, manufacturing, retail trade and construction. Minor players include agriculture, forestry and fishing. Black's cost of living is 18.90% lower that the country average, making living here significantly cheaper. The closest hospital is the Wiregrass Medical Center, located in Geneva about 4 miles away.
The town gets about 55 inches of rain annually, with about 103 days having measurable precipitation.