Cordova, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 2,035 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -16.0%
 
Males: 862  (42.4%)
Females: 1,173  (57.6%)
Median resident age:  46.9 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 35550.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $21,931 (it was $17,389 in 2000)
Cordova:

$21,931
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,014 (it was $11,489 in 2000)

Cordova city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $52,491 (it was $34,000 in 2000)
Cordova:

$52,491
AL:

$122,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $63,059; Detached houses: $68,395; Mobile homes: $32,885

Median gross rent in 2013: $429.

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  • Races in Cordova, AL (2013)

    Cordova races chart
    • 1,54989.9%White alone
    • 995.7%Black alone
    • 392.3%Hispanic
    • 281.6%Two or more races
    • 50.3%Asian alone
    • 30.2%American Indian alone

Races in Cordova detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cordova: 80.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (14.6%), United States (12.6%), Irish (9.4%), Dutch (4.9%), English (4.6%), French (4.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 300 feet

Land area: 5.90 square miles.

Population density: 345 people per square mile   (very low).

Cordova,AL real estate house value index trend

Cordova, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Cordova:

  • High school or higher: 77.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 8.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cordova city:

  • Never married: 26.6%
  • Now married: 39.2%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 22.0%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

34 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.4%
Alabama:

2.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $184 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $214 (0.5%)

Cordova satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (27.0 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (555.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Parrish, AL (2.4 miles ), Dora, AL (2.5 miles ), Sipsey, AL (2.7 miles ), Jasper, AL (2.8 miles ), Sumiton, AL (2.8 miles ), Flat Creek-Wegra, AL (3.0 miles ), West Jefferson, AL (3.2 miles ), Robbins Crossroads, AL (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $81,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $87,500
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $102,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $147,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $171,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.76 N, Longitude: 87.19 W

Area code: 205

Cordova household income distribution Cordova home values distribution

Crime rates in Cordova by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2009 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000020000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.088.10.00.00.00.0
Rapes 1210120140
per 100,000 40.984.042.50.042.488.10.047.8195.10.0
Robberies 1011131201
per 100,000 40.90.042.542.542.4132.247.595.60.048.7
Assaults 124094309151111
per 100,000 490.8168.00.0382.3169.71,321.6427.6717.0536.6535.8
Burglaries 43172836302633421014
per 100,000 1,758.7714.01,189.01,529.31,272.81,145.41,567.72,007.6487.8681.9
Thefts 1035543727310598803428
per 100,000 4,212.72,310.01,825.93,058.63,097.24,625.64,655.63,824.11,658.51,363.9
Auto thefts 534157811544
per 100,000 204.5126.0169.9637.2297.0352.4522.6239.0195.1194.8
Arson 0N/A0N/AN/AN/A2N/AN/AN/A
per 100,000 0.0N/A0.0N/AN/AN/A95.0N/AN/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.9) 469.6263.6225.4384.7330.3878.6455.4544.3395.0249.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Cordova detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 7 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.38
Alabama average:

2.41
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.0%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -308 (-11.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Wholesale trade (18%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (28%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Legal occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Legal occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

Work and jobs in Cordova: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Cordova, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cordova-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 163% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/8/1998, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 22.1 miles away from the Cordova city center killed 32 people and injured 259 people and caused $200 million in damages.

On 4/4/1977, a category F5 tornado 22.2 miles away from the city center killed 22 people and injured 130 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cordova-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 79% 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 24.9 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 102.6 miles away from Cordova center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 37.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 182.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.1 miles away from Cordova center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 220.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Walker County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cordova topographic map

Birthplace of: Doyle Alexander - Baseball player, Jim O'Rear - Film actor, James Voss - astronaut.

Hospitals and medical centers in Cordova:

  • CORDOVA HEALTH AND REHABILITATION, LLC (70 HIGHLAND STREET WEST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Cordova:

  • SOUTHEAST HOSPICE NETWORK, LLC (Hospital, about 5 miles away; JASPER, AL)
  • MID-SOUTH HOME HEALTH AGENCY INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; JASPER, AL)
  • RCG WALKER (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; JASPER, AL)
  • WALKER BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; JASPER, AL)
  • SHADESCREST HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; JASPER, AL)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF WALKER (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; JASPER, AL)
  • DSI-WALKER COUNTY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; JASPER, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cordova:

  • Bevill State Community College (about 7 miles; Jasper, AL; Full-time enrollment: 2,970)
  • Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus (about 28 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 2,695)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 29 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 14,853)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 29 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 6,041)
  • Virginia College-Birmingham (about 30 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 8,167)
  • Samford University (about 31 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 32 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 4,486)

Public high school in Cordova:

Public elementary/middle schools in Cordova:

See full list of schools located in Cordova

Library in Cordova:

  • CORDOVA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $14,446; Location: 84 MAIN ST.; 8,764 books; 15 audio materials; 81 state licensed databases)

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Notable location: Cordova Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Cordova include: Saint James Methodist Episcopal Church (A), Old Mount Carmel Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Mount Carmel Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Cane Creek (A), Spokage Creek (B), Frog Ague Creek (C), Evans Creek (D), Watts Creek (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Cordova: Hudson-Kirby Stadium (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Uncle Mort's Warrior River Motel (Birmingham Highway).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 67.3. This is about average.

City:

67.3
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.371. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.371
U.S.:

0.293

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.91. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.91
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 27.5%
(22.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 63.8% for Black residents, 66.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 55.2% for other race residents, 96.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.7%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.3%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
111 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
110 people in nursing homes in 2000

Cordova, Alabama environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

Banks with branches in Cordova (2011 data):

  • Synovus Bank: Cordova Branch at 20 Mill Street, branch established on 1976/01/02. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $26,863.3 mil, Deposits: $22,415.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 296 total offices, Holding Company: Synovus Financial Corp.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Alabama average:

11.9

Cordova travel time to work - commute Cordova mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Cordova city (based on Walker County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant39,118180
Mainline Protestant2,55225
Black Protestant1,0878
Catholic5231
Other5203
None23,223-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 17
Walker County:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Walker County:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 44
Walker County:

6.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Here:

5.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.9%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Walker County:

32.4%
Alabama:

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

16.5%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Cordova:

53.2%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

51.4%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Cordova:

29.0
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Cordova:

19.0%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Cordova:

10.9%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Cordova:

37.3%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Cordova:

58.3%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.6%
State:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cordova, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 3$6,838$27,3529$1,430
Judicial and Legal 1$2,654$31,8480$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$13,925$33,4200$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,017$24,2041$909
Solid Waste Management 1$2,387$28,6441$916
Sewerage 1$3,592$43,1040$0
Water Supply 4$9,782$29,3460$0
Gas Supply 3$5,724$22,8960$0
Local Libraries 0$0 1$860
Other and Unallocable 1$2,342$28,1047$5,062
Totals for Government 20$49,261$29,55719$9,177

4.31% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,793 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.31%
Alabama average:

6.02%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jefferson County, AL  1.14% ($33,601 average AGI)
from Winston County, AL  0.44% ($25,837)
from Cullman County, AL  0.20% ($29,195)


4.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,688 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.63%
Alabama average:

6.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jefferson County, AL  1.21% ($32,349 average AGI)
to Winston County, AL  0.38% ($29,613)
to Tuscaloosa County, AL  0.17% ($26,444)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cordova:

  • WCOC (1010 AM; 5 kW; DORA, AL; Owner: AZTECA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WTID (1240 AM; 1 kW; JASPER, AL; Owner: NEW CENTURY RADIO, INC.)
  • WZPQ (1360 AM; 1 kW; JASPER, AL; Owner: JAMES T. LEE)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WERC (960 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRJS (1320 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WYDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cordova:

  • WQOP-FM (92.5 FM; DORA, AL; Owner: QUEEN OF PEACE RADIO, INC.)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFFN (95.3 FM; CORDOVA, AL; Owner: NEW CENTURY RADIO, INC.)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; WARRIOR, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WYSF (94.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)
  • WMJJ (96.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQEN (103.7 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZRR (99.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC-FM (93.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WBFR (89.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WGIB (91.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • WENN (105.9 FM; TRUSSVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W281AB (104.1 FM; MOUNTAIN BROOK, AL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cordova:

  • W23AK (Channel 23; JASPER, AL; Owner: WMTY, INC.)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • W55BJ (Channel 55; JASPER, AL; Owner: COMBS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W66CN (Channel 66; JASPER, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WIAT (Channel 42; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIQ (Channel 10; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WABM (Channel 68; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM (WABM-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WTTO (Channel 21; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBRC (Channel 6; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WVTM-TV (Channel 13; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM BROADCASTING (WVTM-TV), LLC)
  • WBXA-CA (Channel 2; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W27CM (Channel 27; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W46DK (Channel 46; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBMA-LP (Channel 58; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
Cordova fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Cordova fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 183m600ftTotal length
  • $105,134,000Total costs
  • 124,031Total average daily traffic
  • 25,131Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 41940-1949
  • 31960-1969
  • 11990-1999
  • 122000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Cordova, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Cordova)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

78 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Cordova, AL)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • CORDOVA, Cordova, Al-1467 (Lat: 33.772639 Lon: -87.165028), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 128 m, Call Sign: WQWM495
    Assigned Frequencies: 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz... (+22 more)Grant Date: 10/02/2015, Expiration Date: 10/02/2025, Certifier: Larry F ButtsRegistrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th Street / Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203-2206, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cordova)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 736RM , Serial Number: 28-22876, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 03/31/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Danny A Bagwell, 540 Pit Rd, Cordova, AL 35550
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 175B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8135T , Serial Number: 17556835, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 11/15/1960
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Glenn W Snow, 4584 Cordova Gorgas Rd, Cordova, AL 35550, Other Owners: Mary J Snow

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$112,2901$62,8705$84,2461$39,2801$27,2801$27,550
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$66,5602$67,2850$00$01$34,270
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$61,5500$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0215.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$60,760
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0215.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Cordova that have no violations reported:

  • CORDOVA WATER WORKS & GAS BOARD (Address: 74 MAIN ST , Population served: 4,158, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
Most common first names in Cordova, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James9171.6 years
John7174.2 years
Mary5974.5 years
William5870.8 years
Charles2964.5 years
Robert2671.2 years
Willie2075.6 years
Annie2077.4 years
George1978.5 years
Joseph1968.2 years
Most common last names in Cordova, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hyche3780.4 years
Jones3773.6 years
Smith3273.3 years
Morrow2675.0 years
Pate2677.6 years
Brown2577.4 years
Sanders2577.8 years
Key2376.5 years
Sanford2270.2 years
Gurganus2173.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (56%)
  • Utility gas (39%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Cordova compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 3 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2016.