Glenwood, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 189 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.0%
 
Males: 74  (39.3%)
Females: 115  (60.7%)
Median resident age:  45.8 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 36034, 36035.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,484 (it was $28,750 in 2000)
Glenwood:

$41,484
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,896 (it was $19,074 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $73,320 (it was $33,300 in 2000)
Glenwood:

$73,320
AL:

$122,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $92,065; Detached houses: $112,440; Mobile homes: $53,694

Median gross rent in 2013: $738.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Glenwood: 82.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (14.5%), Irish (11.8%), German (3.6%), Scotch-Irish (2.7%), Welsh (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.73 square miles.

Population density: 260 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Glenwood:

  • High school or higher: 85.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 10.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Glenwood town:

  • Never married: 27.6%
  • Now married: 63.0%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $436 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $197 (0.3%)

Glenwood satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Montgomery, AL (48.4 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (563.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Goshen, AL (2.1 miles ), Luverne, AL (2.5 miles ), Brantley, AL (2.7 miles ), Henderson-Spring Hill, AL (3.0 miles ), Rutledge, AL (3.0 miles ), Jack, AL (3.3 miles ), Goshen-Shady Grove, AL (3.4 miles ), Petrey, AL (3.6 miles) .

Latitude: 31.67 N, Longitude: 86.17 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 334

Glenwood household income distribution Glenwood home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -14 (-6.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (21%)
  • Other services, except public administration (21%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (15%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (12%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (40%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (3%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (2%)

Average climate in Glenwood, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Glenwood-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 44% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1969, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.0 miles away from the Glenwood town center killed 2 people and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/1/2007, a category F4 tornado 30.8 miles away from the town center killed 9 people and injured 50 people and caused $250 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Glenwood-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 74.9 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 135.7 miles away from Glenwood center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 375.7 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 198.0 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 123.3 miles away from Glenwood center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 171.8 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 Crenshaw County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Glenwood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Glenwood:

  • LUVERNE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION, LLC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LUVERNE, AL)
  • TROY HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; TROY, AL)
  • LIGHTHOUSE HOSPICE OF ALABAMA, LLC (Hospital, about 16 miles away; TROY, AL)
  • FMC TROY (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; TROY, AL)
  • PIKE COUNTY HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; TROY, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Glenwood:

  • Troy University (about 17 miles; Troy, AL; Full-time enrollment: 16,148)
  • Enterprise State Community College (about 33 miles; Enterprise, AL; FT enrollment: 2,101)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan (about 49 miles; Dothan, AL; FT enrollment: 3,611)
  • Auburn University at Montgomery (about 49 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 4,092)
  • Alabama State University (about 49 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 5,457)
  • Faulkner University (about 50 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 2,887)
  • Tuskegee University (about 60 miles; Tuskegee, AL; FT enrollment: 2,810)

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

Crenshaw County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2005 was 27.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

27.6
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 23.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.0
U.S.:

20.0

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.230. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.230
U.S.:

0.014
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.2%
(22.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.8% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  61.8%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.4%
Whole state:  4.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Alabama average:

11.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Glenwood town (based on Crenshaw County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,44252
Mainline Protestant87513
Black Protestant2442
Other2231
None5,122-
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: 6
Crenshaw County:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Crenshaw County:

7.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

5.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.4%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Crenshaw County:

34.6%
Alabama:

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

18.7%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

44.3%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Glenwood:

39.2%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.4
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

26.1%
State:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.8%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Glenwood:

39.7%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

48.6%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Glenwood:

76.5%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Glenwood, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$744
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$354
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$241
Sewerage 0$0 1$191
Water Supply 0$0 1$371
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$857
Totals for Government 0$0 12$2,758

6.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,717 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.66%
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 Pike County, AL  0.89% ($24,756 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, AL  0.87% ($26,825)
from Butler County, AL  0.67% ($26,581)


6.15% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,645 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.15%
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 Montgomery County, AL  1.07% ($29,857 average AGI)
to Pike County, AL  0.79% ($27,083)
to Covington County, AL  0.59% ($24,889)

Strongest AM radio stations in Glenwood:

  • WTBF (970 AM; 5 kW; TROY, AL; Owner: TROY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQLS (1200 AM; 10 kW; OZARK, AL; Owner: STYLES BROADCASTING OF DOTHAN, INC.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WMSP (740 AM; 10 kW; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WELB (1350 AM; 1 kW; ELBA, AL; Owner: ELBA RADIO COMPANY)
  • WACV (1170 AM; 10 kW; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: MONTGOMERY BROADCAST PROPERTIES, LTD)
  • WOPP (1290 AM; 3 kW; OPP, AL; Owner: E. & R BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTKN (1560 AM; daytime; 5 kW; DALEVILLE, AL; Owner: JOSEPH A. ADAMS, SR.)
  • WOOF (560 AM; 5 kW; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: WOOF, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Glenwood:

  • WAOQ (100.3 FM; BRANTLEY, AL; Owner: ALATRON CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WQLD (104.3 FM; LUVERNE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZHT (105.7 FM; TROY, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKMX (106.7 FM; ENTERPRISE, AL; Owner: WKMX, INC.)
  • WAXU (91.1 FM; TROY, AL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WZTZ (101.1 FM; ELBA, AL; Owner: ELBA RADIO COMPANY)
  • WTBF-FM (94.7 FM; BRUNDIDGE, AL; Owner: TROY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLWI-FM (92.3 FM; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTSU (89.9 FM; MONTGOMERY-TROY, AL; Owner: TROY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WAPR (88.3 FM; SELMA, AL; Owner: UA-ASU-TSU EDUCATIONAL RADIO CORP.)
  • WKXN (95.9 FM; GREENVILLE, AL; Owner: AUTAUGAVILLE RADIO, INC.)
  • WFXX (107.7 FM; GEORGIANA, AL; Owner: JEFFREY K. HAYNES)
  • WSTF (91.5 FM; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: MONTGOMERY CHRISTIAN EDUC. RADIO,INC)

TV broadcast stations around Glenwood:

  • WDIQ (Channel 2; DOZIER, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WRJM-TV (Channel 67; TROY, AL; Owner: JOSIE PARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSFA (Channel 12; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WCOV-TV (Channel 20; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: WOODS COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WNCF (Channel 32; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CHANNEL 32 MONTGOMERY LLC)
  • WAKA (Channel 8; SELMA, AL; Owner: ALABAMA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WTVY (Channel 4; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 33m108ftTotal length
  • $12,499,000Total costs
  • 6,191Total average daily traffic
  • 301Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,114Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

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

GLENWOOD WATER WORKS (Population served: 387, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-22-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-22-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-22-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-22-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2008)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (49%)
  • Utility gas (34%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Glenwood compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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