Luverne, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 2,835 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.6%
 
Males: 1,309  (46.2%)
Females: 1,526  (53.8%)
Median resident age:  41.4 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 36049.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,304 (it was $22,457 in 2000)
Luverne:

$33,304
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,171 (it was $17,244 in 2000)

Luverne city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $66,408 (it was $61,200 in 2000)
Luverne:

$66,408
AL:

$122,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $425.

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  • Races in Luverne, AL (2013)

    Luverne races chart
    • 1,56155.0%White alone
    • 85330.1%Black alone
    • 2037.2%Asian alone
    • 1615.7%Hispanic
    • 582.0%Two or more races
    • 60.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Luverne: 80.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (18.4%), Subsaharan African (17.1%), Irish (6.0%), English (3.2%), German (2.5%), Scotch-Irish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 351 feet

Land area: 12.4 square miles.

Population density: 229 people per square mile   (very low).

Luverne, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Luverne:

  • High school or higher: 76.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Luverne city:

  • Never married: 31.2%
  • Now married: 40.8%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 16.4%

21 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
Alabama:

2.0%



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Luverne, Alabama as of December 07, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Luverne to the number of sex offenders is 569 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $404 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $284 (0.5%)

Luverne satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Montgomery, AL (44.8 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (558.5 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Rutledge, AL (1.7 miles ), Glenwood, AL (2.5 miles) , Goshen, AL (2.8 miles ), Brantley, AL (3.0 miles ), Petrey, AL (3.2 miles) , Goshen-Shady Grove, AL (3.5 miles ), Petrey-Highland Home, AL (3.7 miles ), Henderson-Spring Hill, AL (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $101,600
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $79,100
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $119,900
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $136,300
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $335,000
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $141,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $134,700
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $140,700
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $101,600
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $135,100
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $138,300
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $26,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $107,600
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $91,300
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $91,800
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $310,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 31.71 N, Longitude: 86.26 W

Area code: 334

Luverne household income distribution Luverne home values distribution

Crime rates in Luverne by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2008 2009 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0010000000
per 100,000 0.00.038.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 2020000210
per 100,000 75.20.077.30.00.00.00.071.234.90.0
Robberies 1111011000
per 100,000 37.638.538.737.60.036.236.10.00.00.0
Assaults 42222137161015
per 100,000 150.577.077.375.274.3470.5252.9569.6349.3525.4
Burglaries 14121718191414101312
per 100,000 526.7461.9657.1676.9705.8506.7505.8356.0454.1420.3
Thefts 61555951517275394748
per 100,000 2,295.02,117.02,280.61,918.01,894.52,605.92,709.51,388.41,641.61,681.3
Auto thefts 3513144484
per 100,000 112.9192.538.7112.837.1144.8144.5142.4279.4140.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 290.6) 249.1165.9319.1166.0148.9266.7225.6273.5226.5221.7

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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 Luverne detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 14 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.55
Alabama average:

2.41
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +11 (+0.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (18%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Retail trade (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
  • Public administration (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Legal occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (28%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Luverne, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Luverne-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 42% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1969, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.0 miles away from the Luverne city 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 36.2 miles away from the city center killed 9 people and injured 50 people and caused $250 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Luverne-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 72.2 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 130.4 miles away from Luverne 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 378.6 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 195.7 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 117.2 miles away from Luverne center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 166.3 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).
Luverne topographic map

Birthplace of: Chester Adams - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Luverne:

  • CRENSHAW COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 101 HOSPITAL CIRCLE)
  • LUVERNE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION, LLC (142 WEST THIRD STREET)

airports located in Luverne:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Luverne:

  • Troy University (about 20 miles; Troy, AL; Full-time enrollment: 16,148)
  • Enterprise State Community College (about 39 miles; Enterprise, AL; FT enrollment: 2,101)
  • Alabama State University (about 45 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 5,457)
  • Auburn University at Montgomery (about 46 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 4,092)
  • Faulkner University (about 47 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 2,887)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan (about 55 miles; Dothan, AL; FT enrollment: 3,611)
  • Tuskegee University (about 60 miles; Tuskegee, AL; FT enrollment: 2,810)

Public high schools in Luverne:

  • LUVERNE HIGH SCH (Students: 1,007, Location: 194 FIRST AVE, Grades: PK-12)
  • CRENSHAW CO AREA VOC (Location: 183 VOTEC DR, Grades: 7-12)

Private high school in Luverne:

  • CRENSHAW CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 279, Location: 608 COUNTRY CLUB DR, Grades: PK-12)
See full list of schools located in Luverne

Library in Luverne:

  • LUVERNE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $123,174; Location: 148 EAST THIRD AVENUE; 13,302 books; 926 audio materials; 565 video materials; 81 state licensed databases; 22 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Luverne: Crenshaw County Courthouse (A), Luverne City Hall (B), Luverne Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Luverne include: First Baptist Church (A), First Methodist Church (B), Church of Christ (C), Luverne First Assembly of God Church (D), Good Hope Baptist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Emmaus Cemetery (1), Green Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Rays Pond (A), E S Stewart Pond (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Sikes Mill Creek (A), Cornett Mill Creek (B), Wise Branch (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Luverne include: Douglas Park (1), Luverne Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: The Ole Hotel (28 E 5th St), Turner's Motel (928 East 3rd Street), St Charles Motel (1212 Forest Avenue Highway 331 South).

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 17.5 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 17.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.230
U.S.:

0.014
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.7%
(18.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.9% for Black residents, 18.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.2%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.2%
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: 0.4% of all households
132 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
145 people in nursing homes in 2000
14 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Luverne, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Luverne (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Luverne Branch at 207 South Forest Avenue, branch established on 1933/06/03. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • First Citizens Bank: at 100 West Third Street, branch established on 1980/07/08. Info updated 2010/03/22: Bank assets: $232.6 mil, Deposits: $190.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens-Crenshaw Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.6
Alabama average:

11.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Luverne city (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:
Luverne:

48.9%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Luverne:

43.8%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Luverne:

21.1%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Luverne:

12.6%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.1%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Luverne:

52.4%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.6%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Luverne, 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 1$4,428$53,1360$0
Other Government Administration 2$5,322$31,9326$1,250
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$450
Police Protection - Officers 11$27,387$29,8772$565
Police - Other 4$10,074$30,2220$0
Streets and Highways 9$17,960$23,9470$0
Welfare 0$0 1$1,413
Solid Waste Management 2$5,484$32,9040$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,210$38,5209$8,973
Water Supply 2$5,482$32,8920$0
Electric Power 5$15,150$36,3600$0
Local Libraries 2$4,939$29,6342$733
Other and Unallocable 0$0 4$708
Totals for Government 39$99,436$30,59625$14,092

Luverne government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,910,000 ($673.72)
    General - Other: $595,000 ($209.88)
    Police Protection: $545,000 ($192.24)
    Regular Highways: $296,000 ($104.41)
    Financial Administration: $225,000 ($79.37)
    Solid Waste Management: $218,000 ($76.90)
    Parks & Recreation: $143,000 ($50.44)
    Water Utilities: $124,000 ($43.74)
    Libraries: $56,000 ($19.75)
    Sewerage: $54,000 ($19.05)
    Fire Protection: $48,000 ($16.93)
    Corrections - Other: $47,000 ($16.58)
    Health Services - Other: $9,000 ($3.17)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $16,000 ($5.64)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,119,000 ($394.71)

Luverne government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $272,000 ($95.94)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $356,000 ($125.57)
    Interest Earnings: $64,000 ($22.57)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $3,457,000 ($1219.40)
    Water Utilities: $180,000 ($63.49)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $85,000 ($29.98)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $420,000 ($148.15)
    Public Utilities: $138,000 ($48.68)
    NEC: $78,000 ($27.51)
    Property: $64,000 ($22.57)
    Motor Vehicle License: $32,000 ($11.29)

Luverne government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $920,000 ($324.51)

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 Luverne:

  • WTBF (970 AM; 5 kW; TROY, AL; Owner: TROY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQLS (1200 AM; 10 kW; OZARK, AL; Owner: STYLES BROADCASTING OF DOTHAN, INC.)
  • WMSP (740 AM; 10 kW; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WACV (1170 AM; 10 kW; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: MONTGOMERY BROADCAST PROPERTIES, LTD)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOPP (1290 AM; 3 kW; OPP, AL; Owner: E. & R BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLWI (1440 AM; 5 kW; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEBY (1330 AM; 25 kW; MILTON, FL; Owner: SPINNAKER LICENSE CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Luverne:

  • 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)
  • WLWI-FM (92.3 FM; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAPR (88.3 FM; SELMA, AL; Owner: UA-ASU-TSU EDUCATIONAL RADIO CORP.)
  • WTSU (89.9 FM; MONTGOMERY-TROY, AL; Owner: TROY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WZTZ (101.1 FM; ELBA, AL; Owner: ELBA RADIO COMPANY)
  • WTBF-FM (94.7 FM; BRUNDIDGE, AL; Owner: TROY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKXN (95.9 FM; GREENVILLE, AL; Owner: AUTAUGAVILLE RADIO, INC.)
  • WFXX (107.7 FM; GEORGIANA, AL; Owner: JEFFREY K. HAYNES)
  • WPGG (93.3 FM; EVERGREEN, AL; Owner: GULF COAST BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • WQZX (94.3 FM; GREENVILLE, AL; Owner: HAYNES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSTF (91.5 FM; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: MONTGOMERY CHRISTIAN EDUC. RADIO,INC)

TV broadcast stations around Luverne:

  • 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)
  • WAKA (Channel 8; SELMA, AL; Owner: ALABAMA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WNCF (Channel 32; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CHANNEL 32 MONTGOMERY LLC)
Luverne fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Luverne fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 28m92ftTotal length
  • $10,216,000Total costs
  • 24,475Total average daily traffic
  • 1,774Total average daily truck traffic
  • 33,877Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Luverne, AL)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • NORTH BRANTLEY, Approx 6/10 Mi E Of Hwy 331 2.5 Mi S (Brantley North, Al)100006986 (Lat: 31.666333 Lon: -86.226528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.7 m, Overall height: 94.2 m, Call Sign: WMM928
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6123.10 MHzGrant Date: 03/06/2012, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • Various Locations (Lat: 31.750139 Lon: -86.166611), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPJA215
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.443 MHzGrant Date: 08/15/2000, Expiration Date: 08/22/2010, Cancellation Date: 10/23/2010Registrant: Phone: (202) 331-9495
  • Franklin St (Lat: 31.713750 Lon: -86.269389), Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WPND201
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.668 MHz, 952.668 MHzGrant Date: 01/29/2002, Expiration Date: 04/01/2012, Cancellation Date: 06/02/2012Registrant: Powersouth Energy Cooperative, 2027 East Three Notch St., Andalusia, AL 36420, Phone: (334) 427-3000, Fax: (334) 427-3439, Email:
  • Lat: 31.721278 Lon: -86.228833, Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQOQ428
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 12/21/2011, Expiration Date: 12/21/2021, Certifier: Richard J Spurlin JrRegistrant: S&p Communications LLC, 187 Ellis Road, Opp, AL 36467, Phone: (334) 493-6729, Fax: (334) 493-0016, Email:
  • 9BH0625A, 318 Live Oak Road (Lat: 31.817861 Lon: -86.305833), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 92.4 m, Call Sign: WQWG449
    Assigned Frequencies: 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/14/2015, Expiration Date: 08/14/2025, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Luverne)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Luverne)

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

  • LUVERNE WATER & SEWER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 3,660, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
Most common first names in Luverne, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7473.0 years
John7274.8 years
Willie4974.5 years
Mary4979.0 years
William4673.3 years
Annie3379.1 years
George2872.8 years
Henry2676.0 years
Mattie2584.9 years
Charlie2268.4 years
Most common last names in Luverne, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams3077.5 years
Davis2878.4 years
Jones2674.0 years
Johnson2479.1 years
Owens2472.7 years
Taylor2074.5 years
Jackson2074.1 years
Mitchell2077.9 years
King1974.8 years
Smith1969.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (56%)
  • Utility gas (41%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
Businesses in Luverne, AL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
AutoZone1RadioShack1
H&R Block1Rite Aid1
Kroger1Subway1

Luverne compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Luverne on our top lists:

  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Korea (population 500+)"
  • #42 (36049) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Welsh first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
There are 5 pilots and 14 other airmen in this city.
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  • David Bacon (2)
  • James W. Howe, Jr. (1)
  • Alma N. Bodiford (1)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2016.