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   (County: Tuscaloosa County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Vance Town, Alabama give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Male:

Under 5 years : 85

5 to 9 years : 16

10 to 14 years : 33

15 to 17 years : 41

18 and 19 years : 8

20 years : 0

21 years : 11

22 to 24 years : 20

25 to 29 years : 27

30 to 34 years : 69

35 to 39 years : 27

40 to 44 years : 30

45 to 49 years : 17

50 to 54 years : 45

55 to 59 years : 39

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 3

65 and 66 years : 17

67 to 69 years : 8

70 to 74 years : 3

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 26

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 27

5 to 9 years : 41

10 to 14 years : 10

15 to 17 years : 4

18 and 19 years : 32

20 years : 0

21 years : 6

22 to 24 years : 15

25 to 29 years : 46

30 to 34 years : 45

35 to 39 years : 32

40 to 44 years : 23

45 to 49 years : 27

50 to 54 years : 63

55 to 59 years : 6

60 and 61 years : 18

62 to 64 years : 4

65 and 66 years : 10

67 to 69 years : 16

70 to 74 years : 19

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 5


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 602

Multiple ancestry : 226

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 11

Ancestry not reported : 138


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Vance Town, Alabama)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 973

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 4

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Total:

Under 5 years : 112

5 to 17 years : 145

18 to 24 years : 92

25 to 34 years : 187

35 to 44 years : 112

45 to 54 years : 152

55 to 59 years : 45

60 and 61 years : 21

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 73

75 years and over : 31

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 110

5 to 17 years : 135

18 to 24 years : 86

25 to 34 years : 143

35 to 44 years : 75

45 to 54 years : 85

55 to 59 years : 39

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 65

75 years and over : 31

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 2

5 to 17 years : 10

18 to 24 years : 6

25 to 34 years : 40

35 to 44 years : 37

45 to 54 years : 67

55 to 59 years : 6

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 8

75 years and over : 0

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 4

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 424

Female : 359

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 100

Female : 90

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 4

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence : 780

Born in other state in the United States : 190

Native: born outside the United States : 4

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 166

Now married, except separated : 358

Divorced : 42

Separated : 0

Widowed : 17

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 135

Divorced : 32

Separated : 6

Widowed : 5

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 4

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Speak only English : 865


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Vance Town, Alabama

  • United States Or American: 94   (26.6%)
  • Other Groups: 90   (25.5%)
  • Irish: 55   (15.6%)
  • English: 40   (11.3%)
  • German: 24   (6.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 15   (4.2%)
  • Welsh: 12   (3.4%)
  • British: 6   (1.7%)
  • Italian: 6   (1.7%)
  • Bulgarian: 5   (1.4%)
  • Swedish: 4   (1.1%)
  • Polish: 2   (0.6%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Vance Town, Alabama is 977



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Vance Town, Alabama: 528
Female Population in Vance Town, Alabama: 449


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Vance Town, Alabama: 30.8
Median Female Resident Age in Vance Town, Alabama: 34.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alabama is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Vance Town, Alabama


White


Both sexes

31.7

Male

32.5

Female

30.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.2

Male

31.3

Female

30.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.5

Male

4.5

Female

46.5

Asian


Both sexes

27.5

Male

12.5

Female

31.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

23.0

Male

21.5

Female

23.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

9.5

Male

3.5

Female

10.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.8

Male

23.3

Female

20.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

32.1

Male

32.8

Female

30.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Vance Town, Alabama


  • White: 974
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 3



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Vance Town, Alabama citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Vance Town, Alabama

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 7   (3.68%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (3.68%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (1.05%)
  • 10th Grade: 9   (4.74%)
  • 11th Grade: 3   (1.58%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 3   (1.58%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 68   (35.79%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 16   (8.42%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 11   (5.79%)
  • Associate Degree: 44   (23.16%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 12   (6.32%)
  • Master's Degree: 8   (4.21%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (1.75%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 9   (5.26%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (4.09%)
  • 9th Grade: 12   (7.02%)
  • 10th Grade: 8   (4.68%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 77   (45.03%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 11   (6.43%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 6   (3.51%)
  • Associate Degree: 18   (10.53%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 12   (7.02%)
  • Master's Degree: 8   (4.68%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Vance Town, Alabama

  • Brookwood Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 17021 Brookwood Parkway, Vance, AL 35490, Phone: (205) 342-2748, Students: 759 )

  • Vance Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 18202 Hwy 11 N, Vance, AL 35490, Phone: (205) 342-2697, Students: 508 )



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Vance Town, Alabama affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Vance Town, Alabama.

Area Features of Vance Town, Alabama


Building


(1) Tuscaloosa Fire And Rescue Station 11   (2) Vance Police Department   (3) Vance Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (4) Vance Volunteer Fire Department Station 2  

Cemetery


(1) Big Hurricane Cemetery   (2) Burns Cemetery   (3) Cedar Grove Cemetery   (4) Evergreen Cemetery   (5) Hopewell Cemetery   (6) Mount Gillard Cemetery   (7) Union Cemetery  

Church


(1) Cedar Cove Church   (2) Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church   (3) Emery Church   (4) Evergreen Baptist Church   (5) Faith Bible Church   (6) Flatwood Church   (7) Hopewell Church   (8) Krisstown Church   (9) Midway Church   (10) Rock Bluff Church Historical   (11) Union Cumberland Church   (12) Vance Baptist Church   (13) Wallace Chapel  

Civil


(1) Coaling-vance Division   (2) Town Of Vance  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 86  

Dam


(1) Paradise Lake Dam  

Locale


(1) Bama Rock Garden   (2) Big Bend Historical   (3) Boyds Crossing   (4) Dudley Station Historical   (5) Kriss Store Historical   (6) Sherrod Historical  

Mine


(1) Gilmore Mine   (2) Hurricane Creek Pit Mine   (3) Tuscaloosa Quarry  

Populated Place


(1) Dowdle   (2) Dudley   (3) Vance  

Post Office


(1) Vance Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Blue Pond   (2) Lake Paradise  

School


(1) Bethel School Historical   (2) Mount Union School   (3) New Hope School Historical   (4) Vance Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Daly Creek   (2) Gaffney Branch   (3) Jimy Creek   (4) North Fork Hurricane Creek   (5) Shanty Branch   (6) Spring Branch   (7) Thomas Branch   (8) Toxeys Spring Branch   (9) Weldon Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Vance Town, Alabama

35490 (pop. 2,745)


Cities Nearby Vance Town, Alabama

Vance Town, AL  (pop. 977) 0.0 Miles
North Bibb Town, AL  (pop. 986) 5.4 Miles
West Blocton Ccd, AL  (pop. 8,151) 5.4 Miles
Coaling-vance Ccd, AL  (pop. 6,658) 5.4 Miles
Coaling City, AL  (pop. 1,115) 6.6 Miles
West Blocton Town, AL  (pop. 1,565) 7.0 Miles
Brookwood Town, AL  (pop. 1,868) 7.2 Miles
Abernant Ccd, AL  (pop. 8,585) 8.9 Miles
Lake View Town, AL  (pop. 1,602) 9.6 Miles
Brookwood Ccd, AL  (pop. 3,900) 10.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Vance Town, Alabama

205



Elevation in Vance Town, Alabama is 509.0 ft. (155.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Vance Town, Alabama

Lat: 33.164521 N        Long: -87.231718 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Vance Town, Alabama need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Alabama

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.59 6.72 4.34 5.61 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 6.59 6.72 4.34 5.61 0.00 5.57
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.69 6.81 4.37 5.77 0.00 5.64
  Total Electric Industry 6.69 6.81 4.37 5.77 0.00 5.64
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.69 6.85 4.29 5.84 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 6.69 6.85 4.29 5.84 0.00 5.57
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.82 6.93 4.34 5.89 0.00 5.67
  Total Electric Industry 6.82 6.93 4.34 5.89 0.00 5.67
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.69 6.76 4.12 6.28 0.00 5.48
  Total Electric Industry 6.69 6.76 4.12 6.28 0.00 5.48
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.71 6.73 4.05 7.35 0.00 5.47
  Total Electric Industry 6.71 6.73 4.05 7.35 0.00 5.47
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.63 6.49 3.90 6.82 0.00 5.35
  Total Electric Industry 6.63 6.49 3.90 6.82 0.00 5.35
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.74 6.34 3.71 6.47 0.00 5.33
  Total Electric Industry 6.74 6.34 3.71 6.47 0.00 5.33
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.94 6.54 3.89 7.26 0.00 5.56
  Total Electric Industry 6.94 6.54 3.89 7.26 0.00 5.56
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.03 6.54 3.82 7.02 0.00 5.54
  Total Electric Industry 7.03 6.54 3.82 7.02 0.00 5.54
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.05 6.58 3.87 7.12 0.00 5.61
  Total Electric Industry 7.05 6.58 3.87 7.12 0.00 5.61
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.01 6.53 3.79 7.11 0.00 5.60
  Total Electric Industry 7.01 6.53 3.79 7.11 0.00 5.60
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.12 6.63 3.82 7.46 0.00 5.71
  Total Electric Industry 7.12 6.63 3.82 7.46 0.00 5.71
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.39 6.85 3.98 0.00 0.00 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.39 6.85 3.98 0.00 0.00 5.88
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.62 7.12 4.15 0.00 0.00 6.08
  Total Electric Industry 7.62 7.12 4.15 0.00 0.00 6.08
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.00 7.50 4.52 0.00 0.00 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 8.00 7.50 4.52 0.00 0.00 6.46
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.75 8.18 4.90 0.00 0.00 7.07
  Total Electric Industry 8.75 8.18 4.90 0.00 0.00 7.07

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Vance Town, Alabama

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 22   (9.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 5   (2.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 17   (7.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 36   (15.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 50   (21.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 12   (5.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 23   (9.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 17   (7.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 5   (2.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 8   (3.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 3   (1.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 20   (8.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 14   (6.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 390

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 53

In 3-person carpool : 4

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 21


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Less than 5 minutes : 37

5 to 9 minutes : 44

10 to 14 minutes : 34

15 to 19 minutes : 39

20 to 24 minutes : 46

25 to 29 minutes : 52

30 to 34 minutes : 107

35 to 39 minutes : 7

40 to 44 minutes : 19

45 to 59 minutes : 51

60 to 89 minutes : 8

90 or more minutes : 3


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Vance Town, Alabama)

With Social Security income : 74

No Social Security income : 271


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Vance Town, Alabama)

With retirement income : 81

No retirement income : 264


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 4

$30,000 to $34,999 : 5

$35,000 to $39,999 : 25

$40,000 to $44,999 : 2

$45,000 to $49,999 : 23

$50,000 to $59,999 : 53

$60,000 to $74,999 : 39

$75,000 to $99,999 : 31

$100,000 to $124,999 : 40

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 28

$200,000 or more : 4


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $63,365


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Vance Town, Alabama

  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WBIB (1110 AM; 1.0 kW; Centreville, AL; Owner: James Deloach)
  • WJRD (1150 AM; 20.0 kW; Northport, AL; Owner: Jrd, Inc.)
  • WAYE (1220 AM; 1.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Christian Broadcasting Of Birmingham, Inc.)
  • WTBC (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Tuscaloosa, AL; Owner: John Sisty Enterprises, Inc.)
  • WYDE (1260 AM; 5.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Kimtron, Inc.)
  • WWPG (1280 AM; 5.0 kW; Tuscaloosa, AL; Owner: Lawson Of Tuscaloosa, Inc.)
  • WJUS (1310 AM; 5.0 kW; Marion, AL; Owner: Grace Baptist Temple Church)
  • WPSB (1320 AM; 5.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Tuscaloosa, AL; Owner: Anderson Communications, Llc)
  • NEW (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Holt, AL; Owner: Anderson Communications, Llc)
  • WBYE (1370 AM; 1.0 kW; Calera, AL; Owner: Progressive United Communications, Inc.)
  • WJLD (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Richardson Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WACT (1420 AM; 5.0 kW; Tuscaloosa, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WZGX (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Bessemer, AL; Owner: Bar Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WRLM (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Davidson Media Station Wlph Licensee, Llc,)
  • WQCR (1500 AM; 2.3 kW; Alabaster, AL; Owner: Wqcr - Riverva Commnications)
  • NEW (1520 AM; 2.0 kW; Holt, AL; Owner: Rams, Iv)
  • WAGG (610 AM; 5.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • WSPZ (690 AM; 50.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WSPZ (690 AM; 0.5 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WTSK (790 AM; 5.0 kW; Tuscaloosa, AL; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WXJC (850 AM; 50.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Kimtron, Inc.)
  • NEW (880 AM; 1.5 kW; Montevallo, AL; Owner: Scott C. Cinnamon)
  • WATV (900 AM; 0.845 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Mcl/mcm Alabama, Llc)
  • WERC (960 AM; 5.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)

FM Radio Stations Near Vance Town, Alabama

  • WJOX (100.5 FM; Vance, AL; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WQEM (101.5 FM; Alabaster, AL; Owner: Glen Iris Baptist School)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WNPT-FM (102.9 FM; Marion, AL; Owner: John Sisty Enterprises, Inc.)
  • WQEN (103.7 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • WENN (105.5 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WRTR (105.9 FM; Holt, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • WUHT (107.7 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WSJL (88.1 FM; Tuscaloosa, AL; Owner: Mary V Harris Foundation)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Cypress, AL; Owner: Tbta Ministries)
  • WLJR (88.5 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Briarwood Presbyterian Church)
  • WMFT (88.9 FM; Brookwood, AL; Owner: The Moody Bible Institute Of Chicago)
  • WBFR (89.5 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Tuscaloosa, AL; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Northport, AL; Owner: Way-fm Media Group, Inc)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Bd Of Trustees/u Of Al At Birmingham)
  • WVUA-FM (90.7 FM; Tuscaloosa, AL; Owner: Board Of Trustees, University Of Alabama)
  • WJSR (91.1 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Jefferson State Community College)
  • WVSU-FM (91.1 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Samford University)
  • WUAL-FM (91.5 FM; Duncanville, AL; Owner: University Of Alabama)
  • WTUG-FM (92.9 FM; Tuscaloosa, AL; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WDJC-FM (93.7 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Kimtron, Inc.)
  • WYSF (94.5 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WFFN (95.3 FM; Tuscaloosa, AL; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WBHJ (95.7 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • WMJJ (96.5 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WNCB (97.3 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • WZRR (99.5 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Vance Town, Alabama

  • WBIQ (Channel 10; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Alabama Educational Television Commission)
  • WVTM-TV (Channel 13; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Media General Communications Holdings, Llc)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; Tuscaloosa, AL; Owner: Wdbb-tv, Inc.)
  • WTTO (Channel 21; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Wtto Licensee, Llc)
  • WUOA (Channel 23; Tuscaloosa, AL; Owner: The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Alabama)
  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; Tuscaloosa, AL; Owner: Tv Alabama, Inc.)
  • 960724KV (Channel 39; Tuscaloosa, AL; Owner: Oral Roberts University)
  • WIAT (Channel 42; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Nvt Birmingham Licensee, Llc)
  • WBRC (Channel 6; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Fox Television Stations, Inc.)
  • WABM (Channel 68; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Birmingham (wabm-tv) Licensee, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Vance Town, Alabama

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 30  (21.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 7  (4.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 21  (14.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 3  (2.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 50  (35.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 29  (29.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 16  (16.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 28  (28.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 8  (8.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 25 Farms In Vance Town, Alabama


(updated 2008)



Banks In Vance Town, Alabama

First Financial Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $183.1k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 21

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Vance Town, Alabama

  • Bessemer Airport


    (about 20.4 miles in Helena, Alabama; Airport Code: EKY)

  • Tuscaloosa Regional


    (about 22.3 miles in Northport, Alabama; Airport Code: TCL)

  • Shelby County


    (about 26.0 miles in Saginaw, Alabama; Airport Code: AL2)

  • Birmingham International


    (about 38.9 miles in Birmingham, Alabama; Airport Code: BHM)

  • Birmingham Airport


    (about 38.9 miles in Birmingham, Alabama; Airport Code: BHM)

  • Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International


    (about 38.9 miles in Birmingham, Alabama; Airport Code: BHM)

  • Perry County


    (about 42.1 miles in Marion, Alabama; Airport Code: XWU)

  • Selfield


    (about 52.0 miles in Selma, Alabama; Airport Code: SES)

  • Craig Field


    (about 58.4 miles in Selma, Alabama; Airport Code: SEM)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Vance Town, Alabama

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.34%

Carpooled

16.53%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

4.13%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Vance Town, Alabama, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 231

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 2

Female householder, no husband present : 30

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 72

Householder not living alone : 10


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 9

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 336


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 190

Renter-occupied housing units : 41

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 30

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 53

Renter-occupied housing units : 29


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 6

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 13

$30,000 to $34,999 : 42

$35,000 to $39,999 : 27

$40,000 to $44,999 : 2

$45,000 to $49,999 : 28

$50,000 to $59,999 : 53

$60,000 to $74,999 : 42

$75,000 to $99,999 : 38

$100,000 to $124,999 : 47

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 28

$200,000 or more : 4


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Total : 406


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Occupied : 345

Vacant : 61


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later : 76

Built 2000 to 2004 : 76

Built 1990 to 1999 : 140

Built 1980 to 1989 : 16

Built 1970 to 1979 : 25

Built 1960 to 1969 : 13

Built 1950 to 1959 : 39

Built 1940 to 1949 : 11

Built 1939 or earlier : 10


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Utility gas : 35

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 24

Electricity : 272

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 10

No fuel used : 4


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 16

$10,000 to $14,999 : 26

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 2

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 15

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 16

$70,000 to $79,999 : 4

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 30

$125,000 to $149,999 : 67

$150,000 to $174,999 : 27

$175,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 to $249,999 : 15

$250,000 to $299,999 : 32

$300,000 to $399,999 : 4

$400,000 to $499,999 : 11

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 4

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 11

Home equity loan only : 33

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 121

Housing units without a mortgage : 110


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Vance Town, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later : $251,800

Built 2000 to 2004 : $143,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $67,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $78,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $112,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $233,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $107,500

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier :


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Vance Town, Alabama: 74.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Alabama: 67.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Vance Town, Alabama

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 31 31 $3,171,820
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

31 31 $3,171,820
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 66 66 $9,670,320
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

66 66 $9,670,320


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Vance Town, AL): $43,750
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alabama): $34,135


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Vance Town): $80,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alabama): $76,700


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Vance Town): $338
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alabama): $447


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Vance Town, Alabama

Utility Gas: 4.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 31.2%
Electricity: 62.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Vance Town, Alabama are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Vance Town, Alabama

Bibb Medical Ctr Home Health


     Address: 142 Pierson Avenue, Centreville, Alabama 35042
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 11/7/1991

Able Home Health Inc


     Address: 1088 9th Avenue, S W, Bessemer, Alabama 35022
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/4/1982

Amedisys Home Health Of Tuscal


     Address: 1300 Mcfarland Boulevard Northeast, Suite 320, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35406
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/17/1976

Dch Home Health Care Agency


     Address: 1401 Greensboro Avenue, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35401
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/2/1991

Tuscaloosa County Home Care


     Address: 1200 37th Street East, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35405
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Vance Town, Alabama

Bibb Medical Center


     Address: 208 Pierson Ave, Centreville, Alabama 35042
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

"medical West, An Affiliate Of Uab Health Sys


     Address: 995 9th Avenue Southwest, Bessemer, Alabama 35021
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

D C H Regional Medical Center


     Address: 809 University Boulevard East, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Northport Medical Center


     Address: 2700 Hospital Drive, Northport, Alabama 35476
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Shelby Baptist Medical Center


     Address: 1000 First Street North, Alabaster, Alabama 35007
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Vance Town, Alabama

Bibb Med Center Nursing Home


     Address: 208 Pierson Ave, Centreville, Alabama 35042
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 105
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Oak Trace Care & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 325 Selma Road, Bessemer, Alabama 35020
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Terrace Oaks Care & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 4201 Bessemer Highway, Bessemer, Alabama 35021
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Golden Livingcenter - Meadowood


     Address: 820 Golf Course Road, Bessemer, Alabama 35020
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 165
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Heritage Health Care & Rehab Inc


     Address: 1101 Snows Mill Avenue, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35406
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 186
     Percent Occupied: 86%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Vance Town, Alabama

Name: Browns Ferry
Address: PO Box 2000; Decatur, AL 35602
Distance: 97 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Vance Town, Alabama

    Retired Workers: 245
    Disabled Workers: 140
    Widowers Workers: 60
    Spouses Workers: 35
    Children Workers: 60


(updated 2007)



Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 37.87%
  • Bush & Cheney 61.40%
  • Other 0.73%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Vance Town, Alabama citizens.

Relocation to Tuscaloosa County, AL

7.18 % of Tuscaloosa County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $33,475

Alabama Average 6.81 %

0.50 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $14,289

Alabama Average 0.14 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Tuscaloosa County, AL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Jefferson County , AL 0.86 % ($39,158 AGI )
  • Hale County , AL 0.32 % ($26,899 AGI )
  • Pickens County , AL 0.25 % ($27,973 AGI )

Relocation away from Tuscaloosa County, AL

5.88 % of Tuscaloosa County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $36,928

Alabama Average 6.16 %

0.07 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $88,175

Alabama Average 0.07 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Tuscaloosa County, AL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Jefferson County , AL 0.95 % ($35,105 AGI )
  • Hale County , AL 0.25 % ($37,938 AGI )
  • Shelby County , AL 0.24 % ($45,353 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Alabama

Low Bracket: $500 (2.00%)
High Bracket: $3,000 (5.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Alabama

4.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Vance Town, Alabama is based on over 50 years of data.





















Storms In Vance Town, Alabama

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
04/30/2005, 03:30 am 0 0 $1K --
06/02/2003, 06:19 pm 0 0 $5K --
03/10/2000, 02:40 am 0 0 $1K --
05/06/1998, 05:25 pm 0 0 $4K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/27/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $4K --
06/16/2004, 07:35 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/03/2002, 05:20 pm 0 0 $2K --
12/16/2000, 04:15 pm 0 0 $2K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Vance Town, Alabama directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Vance Town, Alabama

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0
Rape 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0
Robbery 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 1 n/a 1
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 65 n/a 65
Assault 0 0 4 0 n/a n/a n/a 3 9 8 9 n/a 3
    per 100,000 0 0 808 0 n/a n/a n/a 358 884 612 586 n/a 194
Burglary 1 1 8 0 n/a n/a n/a 11 10 18 11 n/a 15
    per 100,000 199 198 1,616 0 n/a n/a n/a 1,311 982 1,377 716 n/a 972
Larceny Theft 0 1 9 1 n/a n/a n/a 25 26 22 33 n/a 22
    per 100,000 0 198 1,818 203 n/a n/a n/a 2,980 2,554 1,683 2,148 n/a 1,426
Vehicle Theft 0 0 3 0 n/a n/a n/a 3 2 3 6 n/a 4
    per 100,000 0 0 606 0 n/a n/a n/a 358 196 230 391 n/a 259
Arson 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 2 2 3 n/a 1
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
0 0 5 0 n/a n/a n/a 10 10 11 13 n/a 10
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
0 0 3 0 n/a n/a n/a 5 6 6 8 n/a 6


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Alabama

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
5,616 5,193 8,943 9,745 10,675 13,329 13,293 12,000 12,912 13,074


(updated 2014)



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