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Median resident age:  37.3 years
Alabama median age:  35.8 years

Zip code: 35057

Estimated median household income in 2012: $39,574 (it was $34,234 in 2000)
Bremen:

$39,574
AL:

$41,574
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $20,540

Bremen CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $99,915 (it was $72,100 in 2000)
Bremen:

$99,915
AL:

$123,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $127,970; Detached houses: $155,383; Townhouses or other attached units: $236,452; Mobile homes: $56,387; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $43,341
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Bremen races chart
  • White alone - 7,555 (92.2%)
  • Black alone - 487 (5.9%)
  • Two or more races - 77 (0.9%)
  • Hispanic - 49 (0.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 16 (0.2%)
  • Asian alone - 7 (0.09%)
  • Other race alone - 4 (0.05%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 3 (0.04%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Bremen: 138.9 (high, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 567 feet




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According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Bremen, Alabama as of October 25, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Bremen to the number of sex offenders is 1,703 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Bremen CCD:  0.3% ($199)
Alabama:  0.4% ($289)
Bremen satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (34.1 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (543.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Colony, AL (2.3 miles ), Dodge City, AL (2.4 miles ), Crane Hill, AL (2.5 miles) , Good Hope, AL (3.0 miles ), Logan, AL (3.3 miles) , Smoke Rise, AL (3.4 miles ), Empire, AL (3.5 miles) , Garden City, AL (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 34.00 N, Longitude: 86.96 W

Bremen household income distribution Bremen home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.4%
Alabama:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Repair and maintenance (7%)
  • Metal and metal products (7%)
  • Machinery (5%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Food (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Machinery (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Cashiers (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Bremen-area historical tornado activity is above Alabama state average. It is 310% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/11/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.9 miles away from the Bremen place center killed 2 people and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1998, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 29.7 miles away from the place center killed 32 people and injured 259 people and caused $200 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bremen-area historical earthquake activity is above Alabama state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 44.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 83.3 miles away from Bremen center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 54.2 miles away from the city center
On 12/12/1997 at 08:42:20, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 42.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/28/1999 at 11:00:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 43.9 miles away from Bremen center
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cullman County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 8, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 3, Freezes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals/medical centers near Bremen:

  • SOUTHERNCARE CULLMAN (Hospital, about 12 miles away; HANCEVILLE, AL)
  • HANCEVILLE NURSING AND REHAB CENTER, INC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; HANCEVILLE, AL)
  • WOODLAND VILLAGE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CULLMAN, AL)

Political contributions by individuals in Bremen, AL

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bremen:

  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 12 miles; Hanceville, AL; Full-time enrollment: 3,575)
  • Bevill State Community College (about 21 miles; Jasper, AL; FT enrollment: 2,544)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 29 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,273)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 35 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 11,648)
  • Virginia College-Birmingham (about 38 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 4,160)
  • Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus (about 39 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 2,542)
  • Samford University (about 39 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 4,154)

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Notable locations in Bremen: The Colony (A), Hames Camp (B), Lone Pine Camp (C), Arkadelphia Community Center (D), Bremen Community Center (E), Dodge City Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (F), Colony Volunteer Fire Department (G), Loretto Volunteer Fire Department and Rapid Responders Station 1 (H), Bremen Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (I), Cold Springs Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (J), Arkadelphia Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (K), Cold Springs Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (L), Bremen Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (M), Dodge City Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (N), Arkadelphia Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (O), Bremen Volunteer Fire Department Station 3 (P), Loretto Volunteer Fire Department and Rapid Responders Station 2 (Q). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Bremen include: New Prospect Baptist Church (A), Persimmon Grove Church of Christ (B), New Hope Church (C), Mount Joy Missionary Baptist Church (D), McKinley Chapel Methodist Church (E), Kinney Grove Missionary Baptist Church (F), Valley Grove Church (G), Valley Springs Baptist Church (H), Addington Chapel United Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Arkadelphia Cemetery (1), McDonald Cemetery (2), Dorsey Creek Cemetery (3), Brushy Creek Cemetery (4), Shelton Grove Cemetery (5), Ryans Creek Cemetery (6), Valley Springs Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Clover Valley Pond (A), Hollis Pond (B), Ingram Arkadelphia Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Sullivan Creek (A), Stony Lonesome Branch (B), Stewart Branch (C), Simpson Creek (D), Reid Creek (E), Price Creek (F), Pewterfork Creek (G), Parker Branch (H), Long Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Cullman County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 32.6. This is about average.
City:

32.6
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.83. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

9.83
U.S.:

9.59


Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  74.3%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.4%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

11.4%
Whole state:

16.1%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

2.7%
Whole state:

7.3%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Bremen, AL


6 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Bremen compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (61%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (34%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Bremen CCD (based on Cullman County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 71.16%
Here71.2%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristCatholic ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)
Adherents67.1%7.9%5.4%3.4%3.2%
Congregations50.5%12.3%13.6%0.9%5.0%
NameUnited Church of ChristLutheran Church Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentChurch of the NazareneOther
Adherents2.9%2.2%2.2%1.2%4.5%
Congregations1.4%0.9%0.5%2.7%12.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Cullman County:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Cullman County:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Cullman County:

6.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 53
Here:

6.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.7%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Cullman County:

29.4%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.7%
State:

13.5%

5.08% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,794 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.08%
Alabama average:

6.81%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($241 average AGI)
Cullman County:

0.05%
Alabama average:

0.14%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Jefferson County, AL  0.62% ($40,228 average AGI)
from Morgan County, AL  0.53% ($29,029)
from Blount County, AL  0.36% ($28,872)


4.80% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,600 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.80%
Alabama average:

6.16%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Morgan County, AL  0.67% ($27,850 average AGI)
to Jefferson County, AL  0.58% ($35,349)
to Marshall County, AL  0.37% ($21,737)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bremen:

  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMCJ (1460 AM; 5 kW; CULLMAN, AL)
  • WCOC (1010 AM; 5 kW; DORA, AL; Owner: AZTECA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WXRP (1170 AM; daytime; 1 kW; HANCEVILLE, AL; Owner: MAPLEWOOD PROPERTIES, LLC)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WERC (960 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WFMH (1340 AM; 1 kW; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: VOICE OF CULLMAN, L.L.C.)
  • WRJS (1320 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bremen:

  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; WARRIOR, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)
  • WYSF (94.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMJJ (96.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFFN (95.3 FM; CORDOVA, AL; Owner: NEW CENTURY RADIO, INC.)
  • WQEN (103.7 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRSA-FM (96.9 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: NCA, INC.)
  • WFMH-FM (95.5 FM; HOLLY POND, AL; Owner: VOICE OF CULLMAN, L.L.C.)
  • WZRR (99.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC-FM (93.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WQOP-FM (92.5 FM; DORA, AL; Owner: QUEEN OF PEACE RADIO, INC.)
  • WTAK-FM (106.1 FM; HARTSELLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKUL (92.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: JONATHAN CHRISTIAN CORP.)
  • WENN (105.9 FM; TRUSSVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Bremen:

  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • WIAT (Channel 42; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIQ (Channel 10; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WCQT-LP (Channel 52; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: FIRST CULLMAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTTO (Channel 21; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W55BJ (Channel 55; JASPER, AL; Owner: COMBS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBRC (Channel 6; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WVTM-TV (Channel 13; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM BROADCASTING (WVTM-TV), LLC)
  • WABM (Channel 68; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM (WABM-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • W66CN (Channel 66; JASPER, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W23AK (Channel 23; JASPER, AL; Owner: WMTY, INC.)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bremen)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bremen)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: BLANKE/FLIGHTSTAR II SL (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 62637 , Serial Number: RB004, Year manufactured: 1996, Airworthiness Date: 09/04/1996
    Registrant (Individual): Philip W Sefcik, 2953 County Road 68, Bremen, AL 35033
  • Aircraft: FLIGHTSTAR INC FORMULA (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 94747 , Serial Number: 747, Airworthiness Date: 08/31/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Philip W Sefcik, 2953 County Road 68, Bremen, AL 35033



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  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Machinery (population 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Repair and maintenance (population 5,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Bush (Republican) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
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