Coker is a town in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama. It is part of the Tuscaloosa Metro Area, and had a population of 808 during the 2000 census.
Construction, retail and wholesale trade, manufacturing and social assistance are the most significant economic activities here. Mining and gas extraction are also carried out here. The closest hospital is the Northport Medical Center, located about 6 miles away in Northport. It has one public elementary school, the Westwood Elementary School, which has till fifth grade. Coker's cost of living is 9.50% lower than the country average, making living here comparatively cheaper.
The town gets about 54 inches of rain annually, with about 102 days having measurable precipitation. Snowfall is about an inch annually.