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Demographics Analysis

The people of West Point 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
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Male:

Under 5 years : 59

5 to 9 years : 9

10 to 14 years : 33

15 to 17 years : 8

18 and 19 years : 3

20 years : 0

21 years : 13

22 to 24 years : 17

25 to 29 years : 12

30 to 34 years : 38

35 to 39 years : 16

40 to 44 years : 15

45 to 49 years : 3

50 to 54 years : 13

55 to 59 years : 22

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 20

65 and 66 years : 4

67 to 69 years : 15

70 to 74 years : 8

75 to 79 years : 33

80 to 84 years : 3

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 10

5 to 9 years : 7

10 to 14 years : 12

15 to 17 years : 6

18 and 19 years : 8

20 years : 0

21 years : 2

22 to 24 years : 16

25 to 29 years : 4

30 to 34 years : 38

35 to 39 years : 12

40 to 44 years : 11

45 to 49 years : 14

50 to 54 years : 14

55 to 59 years : 36

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 12

65 and 66 years : 1

67 to 69 years : 10

70 to 74 years : 10

75 to 79 years : 15

80 to 84 years : 3

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 340

Multiple ancestry : 205

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 14

Ancestry not reported : 38


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 595

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 2

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Total:

Under 5 years : 69

5 to 17 years : 75

18 to 24 years : 59

25 to 34 years : 92

35 to 44 years : 54

45 to 54 years : 44

55 to 59 years : 58

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 32

65 to 74 years : 48

75 years and over : 54

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 69

5 to 17 years : 73

18 to 24 years : 59

25 to 34 years : 92

35 to 44 years : 38

45 to 54 years : 39

55 to 59 years : 54

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 25

65 to 74 years : 43

75 years and over : 50

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 2

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 16

45 to 54 years : 5

55 to 59 years : 2

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 5

75 years and over : 4

Native, born outside the United States:

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

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 : 2

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
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 328

Female : 224

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 17

Female : 26

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 1

Female : 1


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence : 543

Born in other state in the United States : 41

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 58

Now married, except separated : 281

Divorced : 62

Separated : 4

Widowed : 17

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 15

Now married, except separated : 21

Divorced : 0

Separated : 7

Widowed : 0

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 2

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 526

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 2


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in West Point Town, Alabama

  • United States Or American: 106   (42.6%)
  • Other Groups: 32   (12.9%)
  • English: 30   (12.0%)
  • Irish: 28   (11.2%)
  • European: 18   (7.2%)
  • Scottish: 13   (5.2%)
  • German: 10   (4.0%)
  • Canadian: 3   (1.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 3   (1.2%)
  • Greek: 2   (0.8%)
  • Dutch: 2   (0.8%)
  • Welsh: 1   (0.4%)
  • Italian: 1   (0.4%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In West Point Town, Alabama is 597



(updated 2009)



Male Population in West Point Town, Alabama: 346
Female Population in West Point Town, Alabama: 251


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in West Point Town, Alabama: 33.3
Median Female Resident Age in West Point Town, Alabama: 44.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alabama is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in West Point Town, Alabama


White


Both sexes

42.4

Male

42.5

Female

42.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

52.0

Male

53.5

Female

50.5

Asian


Both sexes

45.5

Male

0.0

Female

45.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

30.5

Male

30.8

Female

28.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

37.5

Male

39.5

Female

30.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

30.4

Male

30.3

Female

30.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.7

Male

43.3

Female

44.2


(updated 2010)



Races in West Point Town, Alabama


  • White: 584
  • African American: 3
  • American Indian: 5
  • Asian: 2
  • 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 West Point Town, Alabama citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 3   (2.68%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (3.57%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (6.25%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (5.36%)
  • 10th Grade: 9   (8.04%)
  • 11th Grade: 3   (2.68%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2   (1.79%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 36   (32.14%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 17   (15.18%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 7   (6.25%)
  • Associate Degree: 3   (2.68%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 7   (6.25%)
  • Master's Degree: 7   (6.25%)
  • Professional School Degree: 1   (0.89%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (3.13%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 1   (1.04%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 9   (9.38%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (2.08%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 9   (9.38%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 4   (4.17%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 30   (31.25%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 6   (6.25%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 18   (18.75%)
  • Associate Degree: 6   (6.25%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 4   (4.17%)
  • Master's Degree: 1   (1.04%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (2.08%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 1   (1.04%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Vinemont Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: P O Box 189, Vinemont, AL 35179, Phone: (256) 734-0314, Students: 546 )

  • West Point Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 4545 County Road 1141, Vinemont, AL 35179, Phone: (256) 734-5904, Students: 486 )

  • Vinemont Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: P O Box 187, Vinemont, AL 35179, Phone: (256) 739-1943, Students: 274 )

  • West Point Intermediate School


    ( Location: County Road 1141, Vinemont, AL 35179, Phone: M, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In West Point Town, Alabama

  • Vinemont High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P O Box 189, Vinemont, AL 35179, Phone: (256) 734-0571, Students: 303 )

Largest Schools (Private) In West Point Town, Alabama

  • Vinemont Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 21325 Us Highway 31, Vinemont, AL 35179, Phone: (256) 734-2882, Students: 34 )



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to West Point 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 West Point Town, Alabama.

Area Features of West Point Town, Alabama


Airport


(1) Cullman Regional Airport-folsom Field  

Bridge


(1) Legg Bridge  

Building


(1) Battleground Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (2) Battleground Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (3) Bethel Community Center   (4) Bethsadia Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (5) Vinemont - Providence Volunteer Fire Department Station 3   (6) West Point Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Bethlehem West Cemetery   (2) Blair Cemetery   (3) Central Cemetery   (4) Corinth Cemetery   (5) Crosses Chapel Cemetery   (6) Crossroads Cemetery   (7) East Battleground Cemetery   (8) Ebenezer Cemetery   (9) Fellowship Cemetery   (10) Friendship Cemetery   (11) Macedonia Cemetery   (12) Missionary Grove Cemetery   (13) Mount Nebo Cemetery   (14) Pilgrims Rest Cemetery   (15) Speegle Cemetery   (16) Vinemont Cemetery  

Church


(1) Anon Missionary Baptist Church   (2) Battleground Missionary Baptist Church   (3) Bethel Baptist Church   (4) Bethel Church Of Christ   (5) Bethlehem West Baptist Church   (6) Beulah Church Of Christ   (7) Blair Congregational Methodist Church   (8) Blair Methodist Episcopal Church Historical   (9) Calvary West Church   (10) Cathedral Of Praise   (11) Central Missionary Baptist Church   (12) Christ Way Nazarene Church   (13) Church Of The Holy Spirit   (14) Community Center Church   (15) Corinth Baptist Church   (16) Corinth Church Of Christ   (17) Corinth West Methodist Church   (18) Crosses Chapel United Methodist Church   (19) Crossroads Missionary Baptist Church   (20) Dripping Springs Church Of Christ   (21) East Battleground Church   (22) Ebenezer Baptist Church   (23) Faith Assembly Of God Church   (24) Fellowship Baptist Church   (25) Fellowship Primitive Baptist Church   (26) Friendship Independent Methodist Church   (27) Harmony Holy Church Of Christ   (28) Jones Chapel Church   (29) Liberty Congregational Methodist Church   (30) Longview Church Of God   (31) Macedonia Baptist Church   (32) Missionary Grove Baptist Church   (33) Mount Gilead Church   (34) Mount Nebo Baptist Church   (35) New Bethel Church   (36) Panama Missionary Baptist Church   (37) Peoples Church   (38) Pilgrim Rest Independent Baptist Church   (39) Pine Hill Methodist Church   (40) Pleasant View Church   (41) Ridgecrest Baptist Church   (42) Salem Missionary Baptist Church   (43) Souls Harbor Freewill Baptist Church   (44) Spring Hill Baptist Church   (45) Vinemont Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of West Point   (2) Vinemont Division  

Dam


(1) Brown Pond Dam   (2) Paul Rigsby Dam   (3) Whites Dam  

Gap


(1) Day Gap   (2) Gibson Gap   (3) Parker Gap  

Lake


(1) Browns Pond   (2) Whites Pond  

Locale


(1) Crooked Creek Historical   (2) F And L Farms   (3) Steele Orchard   (4) Terri Pines Country Club  

Populated Place


(1) Battleground   (2) Bethel   (3) Centerville   (4) Central   (5) Clifty   (6) Corinth   (7) Dripping Springs   (8) Longview   (9) Maple Forks   (10) North Vinemont   (11) Pine Hill   (12) Southern Pines   (13) Spring Hill   (14) Thomas Place   (15) Vinemont   (16) West Point  

Reservoir


(1) Darrell Parker Pond  

Ridge


(1) Hog Mountain  

School


(1) Battleground School   (2) Central School   (3) Ebenezer School   (4) Longview School Historical   (5) Panama School Historical   (6) Vinemont High School   (7) West Point High School  

Spring


(1) Parker Spring   (2) Speegle Spring  

Stream


(1) Alvis Branch   (2) Blacken Branch   (3) Bone Creek   (4) Bullard Branch   (5) Clifty Creek   (6) Dripping Springs Creek   (7) East Fork Flint Creek   (8) Flatrock Branch   (9) Hurricane Creek   (10) Jaybird Creek   (11) Jones Creek   (12) Kid Branch   (13) Little Rock Creek   (14) Rock Creek   (15) Stable Branch   (16) Sullivan Creek   (17) Tarkiln Branch  

Summit


(1) Stanton Hill   (2) Thomas Mountain  

Valley


(1) Bob Hollow   (2) Double Hollow   (3) Hog Hollow   (4) Milligan Cove   (5) Sweetgum Hollow   (6) Wilhites Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in West Point Town, Alabama

35179 (pop. 8,910)


Cities Nearby West Point Town, Alabama

Vinemont Ccd, AL  (pop. 8,943) 2.8 Miles
South Vinemont Town, AL  (pop. 511) 4.6 Miles
Logan Ccd, AL  (pop. 3,476) 5.8 Miles
Jones Chapel Ccd, AL  (pop. 4,621) 6.6 Miles
Cullman City, AL  (pop. 14,986) 7.1 Miles
Cullman Ccd, AL  (pop. 24,705) 7.6 Miles
Falkville Ccd, AL  (pop. 5,087) 9.0 Miles
Falkville Town, AL  (pop. 1,165) 9.2 Miles
Good Hope Town, AL  (pop. 2,132) 10.1 Miles
Simcoe Ccd, AL  (pop. 7,111) 12.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in West Point Town, Alabama

256



Elevation in West Point Town, Alabama is 997.0 ft. (304.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of West Point Town, Alabama

Lat: 34.241338 N        Long: -86.943126 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of West Point 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 West Point Town, Alabama

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 21   (15.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 9   (6.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 15   (10.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 10   (7.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 12   (8.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 16   (11.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 31   (22.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 8   (5.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 3   (2.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 14   (10.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 1   (0.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 248

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 12

In 3-person carpool : 3

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 : 6

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 : 2


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Less than 5 minutes : 7

5 to 9 minutes : 21

10 to 14 minutes : 20

15 to 19 minutes : 56

20 to 24 minutes : 58

25 to 29 minutes : 5

30 to 34 minutes : 6

35 to 39 minutes : 34

40 to 44 minutes : 16

45 to 59 minutes : 24

60 to 89 minutes : 11

90 or more minutes : 11


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 90

No Social Security income : 130


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 85

No retirement income : 135


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 2

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 8

$25,000 to $29,999 : 11

$30,000 to $34,999 : 18

$35,000 to $39,999 : 3

$40,000 to $44,999 : 9

$45,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 22

$60,000 to $74,999 : 27

$75,000 to $99,999 : 39

$100,000 to $124,999 : 5

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2

$150,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $57,115


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near West Point Town, Alabama

  • WDJL (1000 AM; 1.1 kW; Huntsville, AL; Owner: James K. Sharp Dba 5th Ave Broadcasting)
  • WLYG (1170 AM; 0.85 kW; Hanceville, AL; Owner: Joy Christian Communications, Inc.)
  • WEUV (1190 AM; 2.5 kW; Moulton, AL; Owner: Hundley Batts, Sr. & Virginia Caples)
  • WBHP (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WJLX (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Jasper, AL; Owner: Joy Christian Communications, Inc.)
  • WQAH (1310 AM; 1.0 kW; Decatur, AL; Owner: Abercrombie Broadcasting Company)
  • WFMH (1340 AM; 0.67 kW; Cullman, AL; Owner: Williams Communications)
  • WIXI (1360 AM; 1.0 kW; Jasper, AL; Owner: Walker Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WRAB (1380 AM; 1.0 kW; Arab, AL; Owner: Reed Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WWTM (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Decatur, AL; Owner: R & B Communications, Inc)
  • WTKI (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Christian Voice Of Central Ohio, Inc.)
  • WMCJ (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Cullman, AL; Owner: Williams Communications, Inc.)
  • WDPT (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Decatur, AL; Owner: Christian Voice Of Central Ohio, Inc.)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 0.5 kW; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Bca)
  • NEW (1600 AM; 0.25 kW; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Lexington Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WHIY (1600 AM; 5.0 kW; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Hundley Batts, Sr. & Virginia Caples)
  • WEUP (1700 AM; 10.0 kW; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Hundley Batts, Sr. & Virginia Caples)
  • WHOS (800 AM; 1.0 kW; Decatur, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WYAM (890 AM; 2.5 kW; Decatur, AL; Owner: Decatur Communications Properties, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near West Point Town, Alabama

  • WQRV (100.3 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; Hanceville, AL; Owner: Kimtron, Inc.)
  • WDRM (102.1 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WEUP-FM (103.1 FM; Danville, AL; Owner: Hundley Batts, Sr. & Virginia Caples)
  • WHWT (103.5 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Stroh Communications Corp.)
  • WQAH-FM (105.7 FM; Vinemont, AL; Owner: Abercrombie Broadcasting Fm, Inc.)
  • WTAK-FM (106.1 FM; Laceys Spring, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Cullman, AL; Owner: Centro Comunitario Juvenil Mahanaim, Inc.)
  • WJBE (88.5 FM; Jasper, AL; Owner: Big South Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Cleveland, AL; Owner: Old Time Gospel Ministries)
  • WLRH (89.3 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Alabama Educational Television Commission)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Double Springs, AL; Owner: Joy Christian Communications, Inc)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Arley, AL; Owner: Trinity Christian Academy)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Addison, AL; Owner: God's Final Call & Warning, Inc.)
  • WJOU (90.1 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Oakwood College)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Moulton, AL; Owner: Community Information And Education Radio,inc)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Trinity, AL; Owner: Old Time Gospel Ministries)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Trinity, AL; Owner: Way-fm Media Group, Inc)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Double Springs, AL; Owner: Joy Christian Communications, Inc)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Arley, AL; Owner: Wilbur Gospel Communications And Foundation)
  • WYFD (91.7 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Bible Broadcasting Network, Inc.)
  • WKUL (92.1 FM; Cullman, AL; Owner: Jonathan Christian Corp.)
  • WAFN-FM (92.7 FM; Arab, AL; Owner: Fun Media Group, Inc.)
  • WAFN-FM (92.7 FM; Arab, AL; Owner: Fun Media Group, Inc.)
  • WWFF-FM (93.3 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WHRP (94.1 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WRTT-FM (95.1 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Bca)
  • WRSA-FM (96.9 FM; Laceys Spring, AL; Owner: Nca, Inc.)
  • WAHR (99.1 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Bca)
  • WRJL-FM (99.9 FM; Eva, AL; Owner: Rojo, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near West Point Town, Alabama

  • WHNT-TV (Channel 19; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Local Tv Alabama License, Llc)
  • WHIQ (Channel 25; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Alabama Educational Television Commission)
  • WAAY-TV (Channel 31; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Waay-tv License Llc)
  • WAFF (Channel 48; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Waff License Subsidiary, Llc)
  • WZDX (Channel 54; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Huntsville Television Acquisition Licensing Llc)
  • WZDX (Channel 54; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Huntsville Television Acquisition Licensing Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in West Point Town, Alabama

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 18  (20.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 6  (6.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 8  (8.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 3  (3.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 20  (22.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 12  (24.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 7  (14.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 23  (46.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 308 Farms In West Point Town, Alabama


(updated 2008)



Banks In West Point Town, Alabama

Peoples Bank Of Alabama - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $527.6k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 23

Premier Bank Of The South - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $142.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 9

(updated 2014)







Airports Near West Point Town, Alabama

  • Pryor Field Regional


    (about 28.5 miles in Tanner, Alabama; Airport Code: DCU)

  • Huntsville International-Carl T Jones Field


    (about 29.0 miles in Huntsville, Alabama; Airport Code: HSV)

  • Redstone AAF


    (about 33.6 miles in Huntsville, Alabama; Airport Code: HUA)

  • Albertville Regional-Thomas J Brumlik Field


    (about 39.3 miles in Albertville, Alabama; Airport Code: AL1)

  • Birmingham Airport


    (about 48.1 miles in Birmingham, Alabama; Airport Code: BHM)

  • Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International


    (about 48.1 miles in Birmingham, Alabama; Airport Code: BHM)

  • Birmingham International


    (about 48.1 miles in Birmingham, Alabama; Airport Code: BHM)

  • Madison County Executive/Tom Sharp Jr. Field


    (about 48.1 miles in Meridianville, Alabama; Airport Code: AL3)

  • Northwest Alabama Regional


    (about 51.5 miles in Muscle Shoals, Alabama; Airport Code: MSL)

  • Northeast Alabama Regional


    (about 52.3 miles in Gadsden, Alabama; Airport Code: GAD)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in West Point Town, Alabama

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

85.71%

Carpooled

12.14%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.71%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

1.43%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

0.0%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including West Point 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
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 148

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 12

Female householder, no husband present : 18

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 40

Householder not living alone : 2


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 2

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 218


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 119

Renter-occupied housing units : 29

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 12

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7

Renter-occupied housing units : 11

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 30

Renter-occupied housing units : 12


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 2

$10,000 to $14,999 : 9

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 18

$25,000 to $29,999 : 35

$30,000 to $34,999 : 18

$35,000 to $39,999 : 5

$40,000 to $44,999 : 11

$45,000 to $49,999 : 11

$50,000 to $59,999 : 22

$60,000 to $74,999 : 27

$75,000 to $99,999 : 39

$100,000 to $124,999 : 5

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2

$150,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Total : 300


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Occupied : 220

Vacant : 80


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later : 2

Built 2000 to 2004 : 7

Built 1990 to 1999 : 54

Built 1980 to 1989 : 38

Built 1970 to 1979 : 66

Built 1960 to 1969 : 46

Built 1950 to 1959 : 18

Built 1940 to 1949 : 34

Built 1939 or earlier : 35


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Utility gas : 17

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 74

Electricity : 129

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 2

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 5

$40,000 to $49,999 : 2

$50,000 to $59,999 : 2

$60,000 to $69,999 : 7

$70,000 to $79,999 : 46

$80,000 to $89,999 : 4

$90,000 to $99,999 : 12

$100,000 to $124,999 : 9

$125,000 to $149,999 : 37

$150,000 to $174,999 : 9

$175,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 to $249,999 : 8

$250,000 to $299,999 : 4

$300,000 to $399,999 : 3

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 3

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(West Point 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 : 10

Home equity loan only : 8

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 66

Housing units without a mortgage : 84


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(West Point Town, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $69,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $76,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $98,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $137,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $79,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $73,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $92,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in West Point Town, Alabama: 75.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Alabama: 67.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in West Point Town, 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 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
2000        
  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
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 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
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 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
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 (West Point Town, AL): $28,295
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alabama): $34,135


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (West Point Town): $88,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alabama): $76,700


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (West Point Town): $342
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alabama): $447


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in West Point Town, Alabama

Utility Gas: 4.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 46.3%
Electricity: 46.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.4%
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 West Point Town, Alabama are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To West Point Town, Alabama

Wmc Home Health Services


     Address: 2040 Main Avenue Southwest, Cullman, Alabama 35055
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/31/1995

Cullman County Home Care


     Address: 601 Logan Avenue Sw, Cullman, Alabama 35055
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 10/1/1970

Cullman Regional Medical Center Home Care Services


     Address: 1792 Alabama Hwy 157 Ne, Cullman, Alabama 35058
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 6/11/1992

Morgan County Home Care


     Address: 201 Gordon Drive Se, Suite 107, Decatur, Alabama 35601
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 2/25/1987

Alacare Home Health & Hospice


     Address: 2708-1 6th Ave Se Suite B, Decatur, Alabama 35603
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/12/2001

Hospitals Close To West Point Town, Alabama

Cullman Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1912 Alabama Highway 157, Cullman, Alabama 35058
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Woodland Medical Center


     Address: 1910 Cherokee Avenue Sw, Cullman, Alabama 35055
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Hartselle Medical Center


     Address: 201 Pine Street Northwest, Hartselle, Alabama 35640
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Parkway Medical Center


     Address: 1874 Beltline Rd Sw, Decatur, Alabama 35601
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Decatur General Hospital


     Address: 1201 7th Street Se, Decatur, Alabama 35609
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To West Point Town, Alabama

Cullman Health Care Center


     Address: 1607 Main Ave Ne, Cullman, Alabama 35055
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Woodland Village Health Care Center


     Address: 1900 Olive Street, Cullman, Alabama 35055
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 139
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Cullman Long Term Care And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 401 Arnold Street N.e., Cullman, Alabama 35055
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Summerford Nursing Home Inc


     Address: 4087 Highway 31 Southwest, Falkville, Alabama 35622
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 192
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Falkville Health Care Center


     Address: Third Street, Falkville, Alabama 35622
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 99
     Percent Occupied: 85%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
West Point Town, Alabama

Name: Browns Ferry
Address: PO Box 2000; Decatur, AL 35602
Distance: 21 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in West Point Town, Alabama

    Retired Workers: 1,015
    Disabled Workers: 395
    Widowers Workers: 190
    Spouses Workers: 105
    Children Workers: 160


(updated 2007)



Cullman County, Alabama Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 22.86%
  • Bush & Cheney 76.21%
  • Other 0.93%



(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 West Point Town, Alabama citizens.

Relocation to Cullman County, AL

5.08 % of Cullman County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,794

Alabama Average 6.81 %

0.05 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $26,583

Alabama Average 0.14 %

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

  • Jefferson County , AL 0.62 % ($40,228 AGI )
  • Morgan County , AL 0.53 % ($29,029 AGI )
  • Blount County , AL 0.36 % ($28,872 AGI )

Relocation away from Cullman County, AL

4.80 % of Cullman 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 $30,600

Alabama Average 6.16 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Morgan County , AL 0.67 % ($27,850 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , AL 0.58 % ($35,349 AGI )
  • Marshall County , AL 0.37 % ($21,737 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 West Point Town, Alabama is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In West Point Town, Alabama

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
03/29/2002, 10:20 pm 0 0 $2K --
04/08/1998, 08:12 pm 0 0 $3K $2K
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/01/2005, 04:20 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/05/1999, 02:04 am 0 0 $5K --
04/08/1998, 08:45 pm 0 0 $10K $5K
         





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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 West Point Town, Alabama directly or research local government web sites.



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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