Headland, Alabama

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Population in 2019: 4,712 (50% urban, 50% rural).
Population change since 2000: +33.7%
Males: 2,288  (48.6%)
Females: 2,424  (51.4%)
Median resident age:

39.0 years
Alabama median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 36345.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $63,613 (it was $34,388 in 2000)
Headland:

$63,613
AL:

$51,734

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $26,052 (it was $17,069 in 2000)

Headland city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $156,698 (it was $80,500 in 2000)
Headland:

$156,698
AL:

$154,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $163,323; detached houses: $164,130

Median gross rent in 2019: $638.

March 2019 cost of living index in Headland: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 5.7%
(4.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.2% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Headland, AL (2019)
    • 3,19068.0%White alone
    • 1,36129.0%Black alone
    • 891.9%Hispanic
    • 390.8%Asian alone
    • 80.2%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 31 registered sex offenders living in Headland, Alabama as of September 28, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Headland is 152 to 1.


Crime rates in Headland by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(43.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(25.9)
4
(98.9)
1
(24.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.9)
1
(21.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.1)
3
(62.8)
1
(20.9)
1
(21.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
8
(207.0)
2
(49.4)
2
(49.3)
1
(22.1)
1
(21.9)
2
(42.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(62.8)
1
(20.9)
1
(21.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
16
(414.1)
13
(321.4)
13
(320.8)
1
(22.1)
10
(219.5)
4
(85.2)
3
(62.9)
2
(42.2)
5
(104.6)
1
(20.9)
3
(63.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
35
(905.8)
56
(1,384)
39
(962.3)
14
(308.9)
52
(1,141)
29
(617.8)
14
(293.6)
22
(463.7)
24
(502.3)
11
(230.3)
16
(340.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
94
(2,433)
139
(3,436)
87
(2,147)
42
(926.7)
76
(1,668)
60
(1,278)
53
(1,111)
58
(1,223)
63
(1,319)
61
(1,277)
71
(1,509)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(77.6)
5
(123.6)
7
(172.7)
2
(44.1)
4
(87.8)
2
(42.6)
7
(146.8)
2
(42.2)
8
(167.4)
6
(125.6)
2
(42.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/A1
(22.1)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index332.6402.5265.773.3309.5144.789.3110.0191.3104.5123.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Headland, AL

Crime rate in Headland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 20 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.53
Alabama average:

2.19
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Ancestries: American (47.8%), Irish (3.5%), English (1.8%), Scotch-Irish (1.8%), German (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 401 feet

Land area: 16.0 square miles.

Population density: 294 people per square mile   (very low).

Headland, Alabama map

42 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $753 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $524 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dothan, AL (9.6 miles , pop. 57,737).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (88.9 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (608.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Kinsey, AL (2.1 miles ),
Newville, AL (2.2 miles ),
Webb, AL (2.7 miles ),
Napier Field, AL (2.7 miles ),
Grimes, AL (2.7 miles ),
Midland City, AL (3.1 miles ),
Dothan, AL (3.1 miles ),
Cowarts, AL (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 31.35 N, Longitude: 85.34 W

Area code: 334

Distribution of median household income in Headland, AL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Headland, AL in 2019
Headland satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 25 buildings, average cost: $119,500
  • 1998: 25 buildings, average cost: $116,100
  • 1999: 24 buildings, average cost: $126,200
  • 2000: 16 buildings, average cost: $139,400
  • 2001: 20 buildings, average cost: $141,000
  • 2002: 20 buildings, average cost: $151,000
  • 2003: 29 buildings, average cost: $152,000
  • 2004: 29 buildings, average cost: $152,000
  • 2005: 42 buildings, average cost: $174,700
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $165,100
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $165,100
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $165,100
  • 2009: 41 buildings, average cost: $134,500
  • 2010: 41 buildings, average cost: $134,500
  • 2011: 40 buildings, average cost: $134,500
  • 2012: 22 buildings, average cost: $148,000
  • 2013: 17 buildings, average cost: $119,100
  • 2014: 17 buildings, average cost: $135,600
  • 2015: 17 buildings, average cost: $131,700
  • 2016: 19 buildings, average cost: $132,600
  • 2017: 22 buildings, average cost: $231,800
  • 2018: 24 buildings, average cost: $207,000
  • 2019: 24 buildings, average cost: $216,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Headland, AL residents
Average permit cost in Headland, AL
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.6%
Alabama:

4.0%
Historical population in Headland, AL
Historical housing units in Headland, AL

Population change in the 1990s: +202 (+6.1%).
Most common industries in Headland, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.3%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Construction (7.7%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
  • Food (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.9%)
  • Public administration (8.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.8%)
  • Truck transportation (4.8%)
  • Educational services (4.5%)
  • Food (3.9%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.4%)
  • Educational services (13.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.5%)
  • Food (4.1%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Headland, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.9%)
  • Top executives (4.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.3%)

Average climate in Headland, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Headland, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 48.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

48.8
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.7
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Headland-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 54% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/29/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.6 miles away from the Headland city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/1/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.7 miles away from the city center killed 9 people and injured 50 people and caused $250 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Headland-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alabama state average. It is 9% greater 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 115.4 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 180.7 miles away from Headland center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 217.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 240.7 miles away from Headland center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 217.9 miles away from Headland center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 176.5 miles away from Headland 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 Henry County (21) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 9, Floods: 7, Hurricanes: 6, Winds: 4, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Headland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Headland:

  • MID-SOUTH HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; DOTHAN, AL)
  • CARESOUTH HOMECARE PROFESSIONALS (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; DOTHAN, AL)
  • EXTENDICARE HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; DOTHAN, AL)
  • DCI DOTHAN (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; DOTHAN, AL)
  • SOUTHEAST ALABAMA MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; DOTHAN, AL)
  • FLOWERS HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; DOTHAN, AL)
  • WESTSIDE TERRACE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; DOTHAN, AL)

Airports located in Headland:

Operable nuclear power plants near Headland:

  • 10 miles: Joseph M. Farley 1 and 2 in Dothan, AL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Headland:

  • George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan (about 8 miles; Dothan, AL; Full-time enrollment: 3,611)
  • Enterprise State Community College (about 30 miles; Enterprise, AL; FT enrollment: 2,101)
  • Troy University (about 48 miles; Troy, AL; FT enrollment: 16,148)
  • Bainbridge State College (about 58 miles; Bainbridge, GA; FT enrollment: 2,308)
  • Darton State College (about 69 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 5,000)
  • Albany Technical College (about 71 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,707)
  • Albany State University (about 73 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,662)

Public high schools in Headland:

Public elementary/middle school in Headland:

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Library in Headland:

  • HEADLAND - BLANCHE R. SOLOMON MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $115,968; Location: 17 PARK STREET; 72,187 books; 1,703 audio materials; 200 video materials; 79 state licensed databases; 38 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Headland: Auburn University Experimental Station (A), Headland Fire Rescue (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Headland include: Piney Grove Primitive Baptist Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), Headland United Methodist Church (C), Jesus First Church (D), Union Hill Free Will Baptist Church (E), Gateway Baptist Church (F), Abbeville Missionary Holiness (G), Saint Peter African Methodist Episcopal Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: East Side Cemetery (1), West Side Cemetery (2), Piney Grove Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Gulf State Property Management (26 Main Street).

Birthplace of: W. Thomas West - Air Force general.

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

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

  • HEADLAND WATER WORKS (Address: 9 Park Street , Population served: 5,700, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

71.8%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.8%
Whole state:

4.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
15 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
15 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Headland (2011 data):

  • The Headland National Bank: 431 Branch at Highway 431 And County Road 22, branch established on 2007/04/05; at 40 Main Street, branch established on 1933/08/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $108.6 mil, Deposits: $91.7 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Hnb Holding Company, Inc.
  • PeoplesSouth Bank: Headland Branch at 617 East Church Street, branch established on 2007/01/11. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $534.5 mil, Deposits: $446.4 mil, headquarters in Colquitt, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Peoplessouth Bancshares, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Headland Branch at 212 Main Street, branch established on 1970/07/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Ameris Bank: Headland Branch at 208 Main Street, branch established on 1984/12/03. Info updated 2012/02/27: Bank assets: $3,003.2 mil, Deposits: $2,595.8 mil, headquarters in Moultrie, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 79 total offices, Holding Company: Ameris Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Headland:

Marital status in Headland, AL
  • Never married: 26.5%
  • Now married: 56.5%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

For population 25 years and over in Headland:

  • High school or higher: 82.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Alabama average:

11.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Headland
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Headland, AL (based on Henry County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,02530
Black Protestant1,2668
Mainline Protestant9045
Other--
None9,107-
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: 4
Here:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

1.81 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Henry County:

7.84 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Henry County:

5.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.8%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

33.3%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.9%
Alabama:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Headland:

48.2%
Alabama:

49.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.6%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.5
Alabama:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.8%
Alabama:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Headland:

18.2%
Alabama:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Headland:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Headland:

41.6%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Headland:

52.0%
Alabama:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.8%
Alabama:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Headland, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 20$50,166$30,1000$0
Streets and Highways 10$37,377$44,8520$0
Fire - Other 9$26,765$35,6879$8,239
Water Supply 7$17,267$29,6010$0
Local Libraries 2$5,425$32,5501$859
Sewerage 2$4,851$29,1060$0
Financial Administration 2$7,307$43,8420$0
Airports 1$2,640$31,6800$0
Parks and Recreation 1$1,594$19,1282$1,309
Welfare 1$2,303$27,6363$2,458
Judicial and Legal 1$3,047$36,5641$771
Totals for Government 56$158,742$34,01616$13,635

Headland government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $884,000 ($187.61)
    Central Staff Services: $721,000 ($153.01)
    Regular Highways: $454,000 ($96.35)
    Solid Waste Management: $247,000 ($52.42)
    General - Other: $190,000 ($40.32)
    Local Fire Protection: $164,000 ($34.80)
    Water Utilities: $120,000 ($25.47)
    Parks and Recreation: $110,000 ($23.34)
    Libraries: $79,000 ($16.77)
    Sewerage: $52,000 ($11.04)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $49,000 ($10.40)
    General Public Buildings: $23,000 ($4.88)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $314,000 ($66.64)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $198,000 ($42.02)

Headland government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $451,000 ($95.71)
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000 ($4.67)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($1.70)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $49,000 ($10.40)
    Fines and Forfeits: $35,000 ($7.43)
    Donations From Private Sources: $13,000 ($2.76)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($0.64)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $8,000 ($1.70)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $24,000 ($5.09)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,147,000 ($243.42)
    Property: $361,000 ($76.61)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $87,000 ($18.46)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $66,000 ($14.01)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $40,000 ($8.49)

Headland government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,855,000 ($1667.02)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,125,000 ($1299.87)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,730,000 ($367.15)

Headland government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $96,000 ($20.37)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $304,000 ($64.52)
Businesses in Headland, AL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Lane Furniture1
Domino's Pizza1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1Subway1
Hardee's1UPS1
La-Z-Boy1

Strongest AM radio stations in Headland:

  • WOOF (560 AM; 5 kW; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: WOOF, INC.)
  • WAGF (1320 AM; 3 kW; DOTHAN, AL)
  • WQLS (1200 AM; 10 kW; OZARK, AL; Owner: STYLES BROADCASTING OF DOTHAN, INC.)
  • WWNT (1450 AM; 1 kW; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: DOVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTKN (1560 AM; daytime; 5 kW; DALEVILLE, AL; Owner: JOSEPH A. ADAMS, SR.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WBBK (1260 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BLAKELY, GA; Owner: MERCHANTS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WOZK (900 AM; 1 kW; OZARK, AL; Owner: OZARK B/CING. CORP.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTBF (970 AM; 5 kW; TROY, AL; Owner: TROY BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Headland:

  • WTVY-FM (95.5 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: STYLES BROADCASTING OF DOTHAN, INC.)
  • WOOF-FM (99.7 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: WOOF, INC.)
  • WESP (102.5 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: GULF SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WIZB (94.3 FM; ABBEVILLE, AL; Owner: CELEBRATIONS COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, INC.)
  • WAGF-FM (101.3 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: WILSON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJRL-FM (103.9 FM; OZARK, AL; Owner: STYLES BROADCASTING OF DOTHAN, INC.)
  • WDYF (90.3 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJJN (92.1 FM; COLUMBIA, AL; Owner: WILSON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WXUS (100.5 FM; FORT RUCKER, AL; Owner: SKYWAY BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • WDJR (96.9 FM; ENTERPRISE, AL; Owner: GULF SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVOB (91.3 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: BETHANY BIBLE COLLEGE & B.T.S. INC.)
  • WAQG (91.7 FM; OZARK, AL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WGTF (89.5 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: DOTHAN COMMUNITY EDUCL. RADIO, INC.)
  • WRWA (88.7 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: TROY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKMX (106.7 FM; ENTERPRISE, AL; Owner: WKMX, INC.)
  • WRAK-FM (97.3 FM; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZTZ (101.1 FM; ELBA, AL; Owner: ELBA RADIO COMPANY)
  • WOAB (104.9 FM; OZARK, AL; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Headland:

  • WDHN (Channel 18; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: MORRIS NETWORK OF ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WJJN-LP (Channel 5; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: JAMES WILSON, III)
  • W41BN (Channel 41; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WDFX-TV (Channel 34; OZARK, AL; Owner: WAITT LICENSE CO. OF ALABAMA, L.L.C.)
  • WTVY (Channel 4; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WGIQ (Channel 43; LOUISVILLE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
Headland fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Headland fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 28Number of bridges
  • 148ft / 45.2mTotal length
  • $24,886,000Total costs
  • 42,303Total average daily traffic
  • 3,516Total average daily truck traffic
  • 54,191Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Headland, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 101950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 71990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Headland, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Farm Office 6 Mi W On Hwy 134 (Lat: 31.325722 Lon: -85.418000), Call Sign: KNAO873,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.035 MHz, Grant Date: 12/09/1995, Expiration Date: 01/10/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/18/2001, Registrant: Norman L White, Rt 1 Box 156, Headland, AL 36345, Phone: (205) 983-3350
  • 105 Main St (Lat: 31.348778 Lon: -85.338000), Call Sign: KIL659, Licensee ID: L00005104,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.9000 MHz, Grant Date: 02/04/2015, Expiration Date: 02/13/2025, Registrant: Southeast Alabama Gas District, Andalusia, AL 36420, Phone: (205) 222-4177
  • 230 Airport Drive (Lat: 31.362056 Lon: -85.311694), Type: Bant, Structure height: 3.6 m, Overall height: 4.5 m, Call Sign: WRJK484,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.137 MHz, Grant Date: 09/15/2020, Expiration Date: 09/15/2030, Certifier: Steve Crews, Registrant: Dbt Transportation Services, LLC, 2655 Crescent Drive Suite A1, Lafayette, CO 80026, Phone: (612) 805-5558, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • 417 Main St (Lat: 31.340444 Lon: -85.348806), Overall height: 35.7 m, Call Sign: WPNC385,
    Assigned Frequencies: 947.875 MHz, 948.125 MHz, Grant Date: 04/07/1997, Expiration Date: 04/01/2028, Phone: (334) 693-5672
  • 417 Main St (Lat: 31.340444 Lon: -85.348806), Overall height: 35.7 m, Call Sign: WPNG670,
    Assigned Frequencies: 949.875 MHz, Grant Date: 06/30/1997, Expiration Date: 04/01/2028, Phone: (334) 693-5672
  • DOTAL0041 MWH, 1103 Railroad Street (Lat: 31.351389 Lon: -85.349167), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQPK467,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/13/2012, Expiration Date: 06/13/2022, Cancellation Date: 04/11/2017, Certifier: Patricia Morrison, Registrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • NEW HEADLAND, 230 Co Rd 22 (Lat: 31.335361 Lon: -85.332639), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 31 m, Call Sign: WQYU907,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, Grant Date: 01/28/2017, Expiration Date: 01/28/2027, Certifier: Larry F Butts, Registrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th St/Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Email:
  • STATION, .2 Mi Sw Of Hwy 173 On Railroad St (Lat: 31.351278 Lon: -85.347972), Overall height: 32 m, Call Sign: WEE436,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10616.2 MHz, Grant Date: 07/16/2002, Expiration Date: 07/14/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/13/2004, Registrant: Mcdermott, Will & Emery, 600 13th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20005-3096, Phone: (202) 756-8283, Fax: (202) 756-8087, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

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  • 230 Airport Drive (Lat: 31.361944 Lon: -85.311694), Type: Bant, Structure height: 3.6 m, Overall height: 4.5 m, Call Sign: WRJV622,
    Assigned Frequencies: 119.575 MHz, Grant Date: 11/03/2020, Expiration Date: 11/03/2030, Certifier: Steve Crews, Registrant: 2655 Crescent Drive; Suite A1, Lafayette, CO 80026, Phone: (612) 805-5558, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Headland)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Headland)

2003 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2017 the average number of fire incidents per year is 21. The highest number of fires - 44 took place in 2016, and the least - 2 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Headland, AL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (42.9%), and Structure Fires (38.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Headland, AL
    • 13242.9%Outside Fires
    • 11938.6%Structure Fires
    • 5317.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 41.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Headland, AL
Most common first names in Headland, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7372.1 years
Mary6275.7 years
John5972.4 years
William4574.1 years
Willie4272.0 years
Robert3870.0 years
Charles2666.2 years
Henry2373.2 years
George2176.8 years
Annie2079.3 years
Most common last names in Headland, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Shelley4175.3 years
Jones2779.1 years
Kirkland2673.3 years
Smith2474.2 years
Armstrong2376.1 years
Gamble2377.7 years
White2371.9 years
Walker2266.7 years
Johnson2173.2 years
Thomas1972.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Headland, AL
  • 95.5%Electricity
  • 3.2%Utility gas
  • 1.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Headland, AL
  • 90.8%Electricity
  • 9.2%Utility gas


Headland compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
There are 15 pilots and 59 other airmen in this city.
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