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   (County: Lamar County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Vernon City, 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
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Male:

Under 5 years : 167

5 to 9 years : 30

10 to 14 years : 64

15 to 17 years : 17

18 and 19 years : 15

20 years : 0

21 years : 8

22 to 24 years : 45

25 to 29 years : 51

30 to 34 years : 145

35 to 39 years : 46

40 to 44 years : 18

45 to 49 years : 65

50 to 54 years : 40

55 to 59 years : 38

60 and 61 years : 59

62 to 64 years : 3

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 26

70 to 74 years : 59

75 to 79 years : 24

80 to 84 years : 4

85 years and over : 28

Female:

Under 5 years : 30

5 to 9 years : 83

10 to 14 years : 69

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 26

20 years : 22

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 57

25 to 29 years : 50

30 to 34 years : 117

35 to 39 years : 10

40 to 44 years : 36

45 to 49 years : 122

50 to 54 years : 98

55 to 59 years : 87

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 17

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 39

70 to 74 years : 37

75 to 79 years : 17

80 to 84 years : 31

85 years and over : 15


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,266

Multiple ancestry : 176

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 473


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Vernon City, Alabama)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,902

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 6

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Total:

Under 5 years : 197

5 to 17 years : 263

18 to 24 years : 173

25 to 34 years : 363

35 to 44 years : 110

45 to 54 years : 325

55 to 59 years : 125

60 and 61 years : 59

62 to 64 years : 20

65 to 74 years : 161

75 years and over : 119

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 164

5 to 17 years : 156

18 to 24 years : 40

25 to 34 years : 181

35 to 44 years : 102

45 to 54 years : 219

55 to 59 years : 84

60 and 61 years : 50

62 to 64 years : 12

65 to 74 years : 142

75 years and over : 86

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 33

5 to 17 years : 107

18 to 24 years : 133

25 to 34 years : 176

35 to 44 years : 8

45 to 54 years : 106

55 to 59 years : 41

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 12

75 years and over : 33

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 6

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 : 7

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 675

Female : 561

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 271

Female : 395

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 6

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Born in state of residence : 954

Born in other state in the United States : 562

Native: born outside the United States : 6

Foreign born : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 144

Now married, except separated : 441

Divorced : 186

Separated : 27

Widowed : 124

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 83

Now married, except separated : 243

Divorced : 121

Separated : 36

Widowed : 54

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 6

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 7

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,696

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 22

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Vernon City, Alabama

  • Other Groups: 352   (27.8%)
  • United States Or American: 267   (21.1%)
  • English: 258   (20.3%)
  • Irish: 189   (14.9%)
  • German: 66   (5.2%)
  • Dutch: 24   (1.9%)
  • Scottish: 21   (1.7%)
  • European: 21   (1.7%)
  • Norwegian: 17   (1.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 13   (1.0%)
  • Polish: 11   (0.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 11   (0.9%)
  • Italian: 8   (0.6%)
  • Portuguese: 7   (0.6%)
  • British: 3   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Vernon City, Alabama is 1,915



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Vernon City, Alabama: 952
Female Population in Vernon City, Alabama: 963


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Vernon City, Alabama: 33.3
Median Female Resident Age in Vernon City, Alabama: 42.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alabama is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Vernon City, Alabama


White


Both sexes

41.9

Male

40.9

Female

42.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

25.8

Male

21.3

Female

30.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

21.3

Male

2.5

Female

21.8

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

15.5

Male

14.5

Female

16.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

24.0

Male

20.0

Female

35.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

15.5

Male

13.0

Female

21.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.0

Male

41.1

Female

42.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Vernon City, Alabama


  • White: 1,529
  • African American: 358
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 28



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Vernon City, Alabama

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (0.66%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 17   (2.82%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 37   (6.14%)
  • 9th Grade: 23   (3.81%)
  • 10th Grade: 29   (4.81%)
  • 11th Grade: 5   (0.83%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 30   (4.98%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 244   (40.46%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 52   (8.62%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 51   (8.46%)
  • Associate Degree: 31   (5.14%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 60   (9.95%)
  • Master's Degree: 15   (2.49%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (0.83%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (0.64%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 21   (2.68%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 72   (9.17%)
  • 9th Grade: 28   (3.57%)
  • 10th Grade: 64   (8.15%)
  • 11th Grade: 32   (4.08%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 28   (3.57%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 304   (38.73%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 41   (5.22%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 76   (9.68%)
  • Associate Degree: 25   (3.18%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 65   (8.28%)
  • Master's Degree: 24   (3.06%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Vernon City, Alabama

  • Lamar County


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P O Box 1379, Vernon, AL 35592, Phone: (205) 695-7615, Students: 2,389 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Vernon City, Alabama

  • Lamar County High-intermediate


    ( Grades: 4-12, Location: 8990 Highway 18, Vernon, AL 35592, Phone: (205) 695-7717, Students: 704 )

  • Vernon Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 8990 Highway 18 West, Vernon, AL 35592, Phone: (205) 695-7717, Students: 293 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Vernon City, Alabama

  • Lamar County School Of Technology


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 43880 Hwy 17 South, Vernon, AL 35592, Phone: (205) 695-7129, )

Public Libraries (Central) In Vernon City, Alabama

  • Vernon - Mary Wallace Cobb Memorial Library


    110 First Avenue West, Vernon, AL 35592

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Vernon City, Alabama


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Vernon City, 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 Vernon City, Alabama.

Area Features of Vernon City, Alabama


Building


(1) Crossville Fire And Rescue   (2) Kirkland - Bluff - Wayside Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (3) Lamar County Courthouse   (4) Lamar County Sheriff S Office   (5) Vernon Fire Department   (6) Vernon Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Bethel Cemetery   (2) Blooming Grove Cemetery   (3) Christian Chapel Cemetery   (4) Corinth Cemetery   (5) Emmaus Cemetery   (6) Fairview Cemetery   (7) Fellowship Cemetery   (8) Hill Cemetery   (9) Holliman Cemetery   (10) Kennedy Cemetery   (11) Lamar Memory Gardens   (12) Liberty Cemetery   (13) Morton Chapel Cemetery   (14) Mount Pisgah Cemetery   (15) Mount Zion Cemetery   (16) Oakes Chapel Cemetery   (17) Old Antioch Cemetery   (18) Owens Cemetery   (19) Pearson Cemetery   (20) Powell Cemetery   (21) Providence Cemetery   (22) Sanders Cemetery   (23) Shiloh Cemetery   (24) South Carolina Cemetery   (25) Temple Star Cemetery   (26) Union Chapel Cemetery   (27) Vernon Cemetery  

Church


(1) Antioch Church Of Christ   (2) Bethel Church   (3) Blooming Grove Church   (4) Christian Chapel Church Of Christ   (5) Corinth Church   (6) Eastside Church   (7) Fairview Baptist Church   (8) Fellowship Church   (9) Hightogy Church   (10) Hughes Church   (11) Kennedy Church   (12) Liberty Church   (13) Little Hope Church   (14) Morton Chapel   (15) Mount Harmony Free Will Baptist Church   (16) Mount Pisgah Church   (17) Mount Zion Baptist Church   (18) Oakes Chapel   (19) Pine Grove Church   (20) Providence Methodist Church   (21) Roxanna Church   (22) Shiloh Church   (23) Shiloh United Methodist Church   (24) South Carolina Baptist Church   (25) Temple Star Church   (26) Union Chapel  

Civil


(1) City Of Vernon   (2) Lamar County   (3) Vernon Division  

Dam


(1) Dubose Dam   (2) Yates Dam  

Hospital


(1) Lamar County Medical Center  

Locale


(1) Blowhorn  

Oilfield


(1) Blooming Grove Gas Field   (2) Blowhorn Creek Gas Field   (3) Brush Creek Gas Field   (4) Corinth Gas Field   (5) East Watson Creek Gas Field   (6) Fairview Oil And Gas Field   (7) Hells Creek Gas Field   (8) Little Hells Creek Gas Field   (9) Mount Zion Gas Field   (10) North Fairview Gas Field   (11) North Fairview Oil Field   (12) Northwest Fairview Gas Field   (13) South Brush Creek Oil Field   (14) Star Oil And Gas Field  

Park


(1) George Bell Stadium  

Populated Place


(1) Blooming Grove   (2) Bluff   (3) Crossville   (4) Hightogy   (5) Mansfield   (6) Vernon  

Post Office


(1) Vernon Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Dubose Lake  

School


(1) Fairview School Historical   (2) Providence School Historical   (3) Vernon Consolidated School  

Stream


(1) Blowhorn Creek   (2) Browns Mill Creek   (3) Brush Creek   (4) Buck Creek   (5) Christian Branch   (6) Collier Creek   (7) Crane Neck Creek   (8) Hells Creek   (9) Little Creek   (10) Little Hells Creek   (11) Little Yellow Creek   (12) Maddox Mill Creek   (13) Mill Creek   (14) Reedy Creek   (15) Rocky Ford Creek   (16) School Land Branch   (17) Shiloh Branch   (18) Slickum Branch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Vernon City, Alabama

35592 (pop. 4,977)


Cities Nearby Vernon City, Alabama

Vernon Ccd, AL  (pop. 5,495) 0.6 Miles
Sulligent City, AL  (pop. 1,872) 9.6 Miles
Sulligent Ccd, AL  (pop. 5,010) 11.1 Miles
Millport Ccd, AL  (pop. 3,933) 11.2 Miles
Belk Town, AL  (pop. 231) 12.9 Miles
Beaverton Town, AL  (pop. 160) 13.3 Miles
Millport Town, AL  (pop. 962) 13.7 Miles
Kennedy Town, AL  (pop. 399) 14.2 Miles
Fayette City, AL  (pop. 4,662) 16.6 Miles
Fayette Ccd, AL  (pop. 8,480) 17.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Vernon City, Alabama

205



Elevation in Vernon City, Alabama is 325.0 ft. (99.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Vernon City, Alabama

Lat: 33.756414 N        Long: -88.111409 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Vernon City, 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 Vernon City, Alabama

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 53   (6.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 44   (5.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 56   (6.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 80   (9.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 118   (13.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 112   (13.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 170   (20.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 59   (6.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 13   (1.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 15   (1.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 66   (7.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 61   (7.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 547

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 59

In 3-person carpool : 0

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 : 27

Other means : 43

Worked at home : 39


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Less than 5 minutes : 115

5 to 9 minutes : 240

10 to 14 minutes : 82

15 to 19 minutes : 7

20 to 24 minutes : 43

25 to 29 minutes : 17

30 to 34 minutes : 29

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 7

45 to 59 minutes : 80

60 to 89 minutes : 47

90 or more minutes : 9


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Vernon City, Alabama)

With Social Security income : 302

No Social Security income : 577


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Vernon City, Alabama)

With retirement income : 187

No retirement income : 692


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 91

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 74

$20,000 to $24,999 : 34

$25,000 to $29,999 : 18

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 34

$40,000 to $44,999 : 34

$45,000 to $49,999 : 50

$50,000 to $59,999 : 23

$60,000 to $74,999 : 50

$75,000 to $99,999 : 64

$100,000 to $124,999 : 29

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $39,958


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Vernon City, Alabama

  • WTWG (1050 AM; 1.0 kW; Columbus, MS; Owner: T & W Communications Corporation)
  • WWZQ (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Aberdeen, MS; Owner: Stanford Communications, Inc.)
  • WKXM (1300 AM; 5.0 kW; Winfield, AL; Owner: Ad-media Management Corp.)
  • NEW (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Columbus, MS; Owner: Rams I)
  • WVSA (1380 AM; 5.0 kW; Sulligent, AL; Owner: Lamar County Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WJWF (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Columbus, MS; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • NEW (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Fayette, AL; Owner: Rams I)
  • NEW (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Fayette, AL; Owner: Rams I)
  • WAMY (1580 AM; 1.0 kW; Amory, MS; Owner: Stanford Communications, Inc.)
  • WERH (970 AM; 5.0 kW; Hamilton, AL; Owner: Kate F. Fite)
  • WLDX (990 AM; 1.0 kW; Fayette, AL; Owner: Dean Broadcasting, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Vernon City, Alabama

  • WJEC (106.5 FM; Vernon, AL; Owner: Lamar County Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WMUW (88.5 FM; Columbus, MS; Owner: Mississippi University For Women)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Berry, AL; Owner: Bible Christian Society)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Hamilton, AL; Owner: After His Heart Communications, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Hamilton, AL; Owner: Glen Iris Baptist School)
  • WCSO (90.5 FM; Ethelsville, AL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WAJS (91.7 FM; Aberdeen, MS; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WERH-FM (92.1 FM; Hamilton, AL; Owner: Kate F. Fite)
  • WKOR-FM (94.9 FM; Columbus, MS; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WAFM (95.7 FM; Amory, MS; Owner: Stanford Communications, Inc.)
  • WKXM-FM (97.7 FM; Brilliant, AL; Owner: Ad-media Management Corp.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Vernon City, Alabama

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 89  (18.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 32  (6.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 43  (9.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 14  (2.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 67  (14.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 111  (28.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 70  (17.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 101  (25.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 8  (2.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 103 Farms In Vernon City, Alabama


(updated 2008)



Banks In Vernon City, Alabama

The Bank Of Vernon - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $285.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2

Citizens State Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $166.3k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 100

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Vernon City, Alabama

  • Columbus AFB


    (about 20.6 miles in Columbus, Mississippi; Airport Code: CBM)

  • Lowndes County


    (about 25.4 miles in Columbus, Mississippi; Airport Code: UBS)

  • Columbus-Lowndes County


    (about 25.4 miles in Columbus, Mississippi; Airport Code: UBS)

  • Marion County


    (about 26.6 miles in Hamilton, Alabama; Airport Code: HAB)

  • Golden Triangle Regional


    (about 34.8 miles in Columbus, Mississippi; Airport Code: GTR)

  • Tuscaloosa Regional


    (about 46.9 miles in Northport, Alabama; Airport Code: TCL)

  • George M. Bryan


    (about 47.9 miles in Starkville, Mississippi; Airport Code: STF)

  • Tupelo Regional


    (about 51.1 miles in Tupelo, Mississippi; Airport Code: TUP)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Vernon City, Alabama

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

86.80%

Carpooled

9.93%

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

1.64%

Other Means

0.93%

Worked At Home

0.70%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Vernon City, 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
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 319

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 24

Female householder, no husband present : 158

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 320

Householder not living alone : 58


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 8

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 21

All other households : 850


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 292

Renter-occupied housing units : 27

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 24

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 24

Renter-occupied housing units : 134

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 189

Renter-occupied housing units : 189


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 231

$10,000 to $14,999 : 34

$15,000 to $19,999 : 95

$20,000 to $24,999 : 38

$25,000 to $29,999 : 86

$30,000 to $34,999 : 32

$35,000 to $39,999 : 52

$40,000 to $44,999 : 61

$45,000 to $49,999 : 50

$50,000 to $59,999 : 37

$60,000 to $74,999 : 65

$75,000 to $99,999 : 64

$100,000 to $124,999 : 29

$125,000 to $149,999 : 5

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Total : 1,100


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Occupied : 879

Vacant : 221


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later : 11

Built 2000 to 2004 : 50

Built 1990 to 1999 : 268

Built 1980 to 1989 : 207

Built 1970 to 1979 : 287

Built 1960 to 1969 : 115

Built 1950 to 1959 : 57

Built 1940 to 1949 : 53

Built 1939 or earlier : 52


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Utility gas : 152

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 38

Electricity : 675

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 3

Solar energy : 11

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 13

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 5

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 14

$40,000 to $49,999 : 79

$50,000 to $59,999 : 40

$60,000 to $69,999 : 30

$70,000 to $79,999 : 66

$80,000 to $89,999 : 76

$90,000 to $99,999 : 14

$100,000 to $124,999 : 30

$125,000 to $149,999 : 28

$150,000 to $174,999 : 57

$175,000 to $199,999 : 41

$200,000 to $249,999 : 8

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 7

$400,000 to $499,999 : 5

$500,000 to $749,999 : 5

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Vernon City, 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 : 0

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 11

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 311

Housing units without a mortgage : 207


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Vernon City, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $183,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $82,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $77,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $83,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $80,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $83,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $68,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $81,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Vernon City, Alabama: 63.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Alabama: 67.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Vernon City, Alabama

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

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 1 1 $20,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $20,000
2000        
  Single Family 2 2 $160,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $160,000
2001        
  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
2002        
  Single Family 2 2 $240,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $240,000
2003        
  Single Family 3 3 $303,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $303,000
2004        
  Single Family 3 3 $448,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $448,000
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 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


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Vernon City, AL): $27,344
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alabama): $34,135


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Vernon City): $55,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alabama): $76,700


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Vernon City): $280
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alabama): $447


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Vernon City, Alabama

Utility Gas: 41.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 9.4%
Electricity: 43.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.6%
No Fuel Used: 3.0%


(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 Vernon City, Alabama are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Vernon City, Alabama

Lamar Home Care Inc


     Address: 9781 Highway 18 West, Vernon, Alabama 35592
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/21/1990

Lamar County Home Care


     Address: 300 Springfield Road, Vernon, Alabama 35592
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 5/2/1985

Fayette Medical Ctr Home Care


     Address: 411 - 10th Street Ne, Fayette, Alabama 35555
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 12/18/1991

Northwest Home Health Winfield


     Address: 1530 Us Hwy 43, Winfield, Alabama 35594
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/24/1994

Gilberts Hha Of Columbus


     Address: 189 Park Creek Drive, Columbus, Mississippi 39705
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/9/1981

Hospitals Close To Vernon City, Alabama

Fayette Medical Center


     Address: 1653 Temple Avenue North, Fayette, Alabama 35555
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Northwest Medical Center


     Address: 1530 U S Highway 43, Winfield, Alabama 35594
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Gilmore Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1105 Earl Frye Blvd, Amory, Mississippi 38821
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Baptist Mem Hosp/golden Triangle Inc


     Address: 2520 5th St N, Columbus, Mississippi 39701
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Marion Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1256 Military Street South, Hamilton, Alabama 35570
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Vernon City, Alabama

Care Center Of Vernon


     Address: 1050 Convalescent Road, Vernon, Alabama 35592
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 154
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Fayette Medical Center Long Term Care Unit


     Address: 1653 Temple Avenue North, Fayette, Alabama 35555
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 121
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Southern Care, Llc


     Address: 251 Sunset Place, Guin, Alabama 35563
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Golden Livingcenter - Winfield


     Address: 144 County Hwy 14, Winfield, Alabama 35594
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 121
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Golden Livingcenter - Amory


     Address: 1215 Earl Frye Drive, Amory, Mississippi 38821
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 145
     Percent Occupied: 95%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Vernon City, Alabama

Name: Browns Ferry
Address: PO Box 2000; Decatur, AL 35602
Distance: 85 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Vernon City, Alabama

    Retired Workers: 700
    Disabled Workers: 245
    Widowers Workers: 110
    Spouses Workers: 35
    Children Workers: 115


(updated 2007)



Lamar County, Alabama Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 28.41%
  • Bush & Cheney 71.08%
  • Other 0.51%



(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 Vernon City, Alabama citizens.

Relocation to Lamar County, AL

4.19 % of Lamar County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $28,233

Alabama Average 6.81 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Lowndes County , MS 0.80 % ($28,000 AGI )
  • Marion County , AL 0.64 % ($22,531 AGI )
  • Fayette County , AL 0.50 % ($26,800 AGI )

Relocation away from Lamar County, AL

6.14 % of Lamar 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 $28,908

Alabama Average 6.16 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Marion County , AL 0.96 % ($23,306 AGI )
  • Tuscaloosa County , AL 0.90 % ($36,283 AGI )
  • Lowndes County , MS 0.72 % ($29,027 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 Vernon City, Alabama is based on over 50 years of data.























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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 Vernon City, Alabama directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Vernon City, Alabama

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a
Rape n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 54 0 n/a n/a
Robbery n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 159 0 0 100 n/a n/a
Assault n/a n/a 3 2 1 0 1 2 1 1 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 145 99 50 0 53 106 54 54 0 n/a n/a
Burglary n/a n/a 12 8 3 3 3 10 0 1 8 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 581 396 151 150 158 530 0 54 398 n/a n/a
Larceny Theft n/a n/a 28 30 10 9 16 14 1 19 18 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 1,357 1,486 502 450 843 742 54 1,020 896 n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a 4 4 0 1 1 2 1 1 3 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 194 198 0 50 53 106 54 54 149 n/a n/a
Arson n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a 11 11 3 3 5 7 0 5 7 n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a 6 6 2 2 3 4 0 3 4 n/a n/a


(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)



Jails in Vernon City, Alabama


  • Lamar County Jail


    1118 County Road 9, Vernon, AL 35592
    Capacity: 52
    Confined: 46
    Avg. Population: 47
    Year Built: 1985


(updated 2006)



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