Edwardsville, Alabama

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Population in 2013: 205 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.2%
 
Males: 122  (59.8%)
Females: 83  (40.2%)
Median resident age:  42.2 years
Alabama median age:  43.1 years

Zip codes: 36262, 36264, 36269.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $35,434 (it was $19,808 in 2000)
Edwardsville:

$35,434
AL:

$41,574
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $20,353 (it was $12,835 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $85,626 (it was $64,300 in 2000)
Edwardsville:

$85,626
AL:

$123,200
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $99,010; Detached houses: $134,015; Mobile homes: $16,931

Median gross rent in 2012: $438.

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  • White alone - 198 (98.0%)
  • Two or more races - 3 (1.5%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.5%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Edwardsville: 82.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (38.5%), Irish (11.4%), United States (10.5%), French (7.4%), German (5.0%), Scottish (4.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 980 feet

Land area: 0.96 square miles.

Population density: 214 people per square mile   (very low).

Edwardsville, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Edwardsville:

  • High school or higher: 84.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Edwardsville town:

  • Never married: 26.4%
  • Now married: 61.2%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 1.0%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $648 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $325 (1.2%)

Edwardsville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Marietta, GA (58.3 miles , pop. 58,748).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (63.8 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (574.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Fruithurst, AL (2.2 miles ), Heflin, AL (2.5 miles ), Choccolocco, AL (3.2 miles ), Tallapoosa, GA (3.6 miles ), Nances Creek, AL (3.7 miles ), Hollis Crossroads, AL (3.8 miles ), Ranburne, AL (4.0 miles ), Jacksonville, AL (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 33.71 N, Longitude: 85.51 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 256

Edwardsville household income distribution Edwardsville home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.1%
Alabama:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +66 (+55.0%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (33%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (21%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (40%)
  • Other services, except public administration (22%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (1%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (13%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11%)
  • Cashiers (9%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9%)
  • Printing workers (7%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (14%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (12%)
  • Cashiers (9%)
  • Other financial specialists (7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (7%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (7%)

Average climate in Edwardsville, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Edwardsville-area historical tornado activity is near Alabama state average. It is 110% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/27/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.4 miles away from the Edwardsville town center killed 7 people and injured 199 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/27/1994, a category F4 tornado 22.3 miles away from the town center killed 22 people and injured 150 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Edwardsville-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 54.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 102.7 miles away from Edwardsville center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 174.1 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 206.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 169.3 miles away from Edwardsville center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 134.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cleburne County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 4, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Edwardsville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Edwardsville:

  • CLEBURNE COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; HEFLIN, AL)
  • PIEDMONT HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PIEDMONT, AL)
  • JACKSONVILLE MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, AL)
  • PIEDMONT HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 16 miles away; PIEDMONT, AL)

Amtrak station near Edwardsville:

  • 19 miles: ANNISTON (126 W.4TH ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Edwardsville:

  • Jacksonville State University (about 17 miles; Jacksonville, AL; Full-time enrollment: 7,566)
  • West Georgia Technical College (about 19 miles; Waco, GA; FT enrollment: 4,768)
  • University of West Georgia (about 26 miles; Carrollton, GA; FT enrollment: 10,358)
  • Gadsden State Community College (about 34 miles; Gadsden, AL; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • Georgia Highlands College (about 37 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 4,071)
  • Southern Union State Community College (about 41 miles; Wadley, AL; FT enrollment: 4,120)
  • Georgia Northwestern Technical College (about 41 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 4,629)

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

Cleburne County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Edwardsville and their reported violations in the past:

EDWARDSVILLE WATER & FIRE PRO AUTHORITY (Population served: 525, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-12-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-12-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-18-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-18-2014), St Public Notif received (APR-08-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-16-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-16-2014), St Public Notif received (FEB-11-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-16-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-16-2014), St Public Notif received (FEB-11-2014), St Compliance achieved (FEB-18-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-10-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-10-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-08-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-10-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-10-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-08-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-18-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-12-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-12-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-13-2013)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 41.6%
(43.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  76.7%
Whole state:  67.8%

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

No gay or lesbian households reported

Edwardsville compared to Alabama state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (60%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (39%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Edwardsville town (based on Cleburne County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.36%
Here: 69.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Churches of ChristOther
Adherents84.0%9.8%4.0%1.5%0.7%
Congregations58.6%25.9%6.9%3.4%5.2%
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: 4
Cleburne County:

2.72 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Cleburne County:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

3.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.1%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Cleburne County:

29.3%
Alabama:

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

10.2%
State:

13.5%
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 0$0 1$6
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,300
Totals for Government 0$0 2$1,306

6.24% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,300 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.24%
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 Calhoun County, AL  1.65% ($29,816 average AGI)
from Carroll County, GA  0.85% ($27,282)
from Haralson County, GA  0.59% ($31,519)


6.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,754 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.93%
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 Calhoun County, AL  2.14% ($25,596 average AGI)
to Carroll County, GA  0.84% ($24,103)
to Haralson County, GA  0.71% ($22,424)

Strongest AM radio stations in Edwardsville:

  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHMA (1390 AM; 5 kW; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: CASEY NETWORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Edwardsville:

  • WCKS (102.7 FM; FRUITHURST, AL; Owner: WCKS, INC.)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WLJS-FM (91.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES/JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMAX-FM (105.3 FM; BOWDON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • W269AX (101.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WJCK (88.3 FM; PIEDMONT, AL; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WRHY (105.9 FM; CENTRE, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGMZ (93.1 FM; GLENCOE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBTR-FM (92.1 FM; CARROLLTON, GA; Owner: WYAI, INC.)
  • WQSB (105.1 FM; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: SAND MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • W215BA (90.9 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WASZ (95.5 FM; ASHLAND, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPIL (91.7 FM; HEFLIN, AL; Owner: JIMMY JARRELL COMMUNICATIONS FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WUWG (90.7 FM; CARROLLTON, GA; Owner: WEST GEORGIA COLLEGE)
  • WGRW (90.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WORD WORKS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Edwardsville:

  • WCIQ (Channel 7; MOUNT CHEAHA, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • W04DB (Channel 4; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VVILPTV, INC.)
  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)

Edwardsville fatal accident list:

Aug 28, 2010 06:45 PM, Us-Sr 4, Lat: 33.70246, Lon: -85.51573, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 5
Total length: 13 meters (43ft)
Total costs: $3,355,000
Total average daily traffic: 8,630
Total average daily truck traffic: 895

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KI4FXI, Licensee ID: L00877085
    Grant Date: 06/14/2004, Expiration Date: 06/14/2014, Certifier: John F Johnson
    Registrant: John F Johnson, Edwardsville, AL 36261

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