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Population in 2017: 6,468 (74% urban, 26% rural).
Population change since 2000: -2.1%
 
Males: 2,888  (44.7%)
Females: 3,580  (55.3%)
Median resident age:

43.8 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 36467.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $34,185 (it was $26,702 in 2000)
Opp:

$34,185
AL:

$48,123

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $19,351 (it was $15,281 in 2000)

Opp city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $95,626 (it was $53,300 in 2000)
Opp:

$95,626
AL:

$141,300

Median gross rent in 2017: $542.

March 2019 cost of living index in Opp: 78.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 26.4%
(18.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 59.4% for Black residents, 47.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 75.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Opp, AL (2017)
    • 5,18178.4%White alone
    • 1,19818.1%Black alone
    • 971.5%Hispanic
    • 430.7%American Indian alone
    • 440.7%Two or more races
    • 260.4%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 47 registered sex offenders living in Opp, Alabama as of June 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Opp is 142 to 1.


Crime rates in Opp by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2014

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(29.9)
2
(29.8)
1
(14.9)
3
(45.0)
7
(106.8)
1
(15.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(29.9)
9
(135.2)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(29.9)
2
(29.8)
2
(29.8)
3
(45.0)
2
(30.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(29.9)
3
(44.8)
2
(30.0)
2
(30.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
21
(313.8)
22
(327.5)
18
(268.6)
12
(180.1)
18
(274.6)
12
(183.2)
5
(74.7)
17
(253.8)
27
(405.6)
26
(395.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
50
(747.2)
55
(818.7)
26
(388.0)
23
(345.2)
34
(518.7)
17
(259.5)
27
(403.5)
31
(462.8)
31
(465.7)
38
(578.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
215
(3,213)
207
(3,081)
198
(2,955)
159
(2,387)
141
(2,151)
168
(2,564)
131
(1,958)
83
(1,239)
79
(1,187)
98
(1,491)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(59.8)
1
(14.9)
2
(29.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
8
(122.1)
0
(0.0)
7
(104.5)
11
(165.2)
4
(60.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(14.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/A0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)281.2280.0252.2205.2271.9209.9130.5178.4291.6193.2

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City-data.com crime index in Opp, AL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 27 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.95
Alabama average:

2.17
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Ancestries: American (35.8%), English (4.5%), Irish (4.0%), Welsh (3.2%), German (1.8%), Scotch-Irish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 335 feet

Land area: 17.1 square miles.

Population density: 377 people per square mile   (very low).

Opp, Alabama map

48 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.7%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $298 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $372 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dothan, AL (50.3 miles , pop. 57,737).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (74.6 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (553.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Babbie, AL (2.0 miles ),
Onycha, AL (2.1 miles ),
Horn Hill, AL (2.2 miles ),
Kinston, AL (2.6 miles ),
Sanford, AL (2.9 miles ),
Libertyville, AL (3.5 miles),
Andalusia, AL (3.7 miles ),
Heath, AL (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 31.28 N, Longitude: 86.25 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +157 (+2.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 973 (45.1%)

Area code: 334

Distribution of median household income in Opp, AL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Opp, AL in 2017
Opp satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $78,400
  • 1998: 10 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 1999: 12 buildings, average cost: $71,800
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $108,300
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $88,400
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $109,400
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $109,400
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $141,700
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $195,300
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $78,600
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $177,400
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $104,300
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,300
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $153,900
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $115,100
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $143,300
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $191,000
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $197,700
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $152,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Opp, AL residents
Average permit cost in Opp, AL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.3%
Alabama:

3.8%
Historical population in Opp, AL
Historical housing units in Opp, AL
Most common industries in Opp, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (15.3%)
  • Educational services (10.1%)
  • Health care (10.0%)
  • Construction (6.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Truck transportation (4.8%)
  • Public administration (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (17.4%)
  • Construction (10.4%)
  • Truck transportation (6.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.8%)
  • Educational services (4.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.5%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.7%)
  • Educational services (16.2%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (12.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.0%)
  • Public administration (3.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.5%)
  • Social assistance (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Opp, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (9.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (9.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (9.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Cashiers (5.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)

Average climate in Opp, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Opp, Alabama average temperatures Opp, Alabama average precipitation Opp, Alabama humidity Opp, Alabama wind speed Opp, Alabama snowfall Opp, Alabama sunshine Opp, Alabama clear and cloudy days

Opp, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Opp-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 47% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/1/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.8 miles away from the Opp city center killed 9 people and injured 50 people and caused $250 million in damages.

On 9/17/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.7 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Opp-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 61.2 miles away from Opp 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 348.9 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 158.0 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 225.0 miles away from Opp 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 136.5 miles away from Opp center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 337.2 miles away from Opp 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 Covington County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 6

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Opp:

  • MIZELL MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 702 N MAIN ST)
  • WIREGRASS HOSPICE - OPP (105 WHALEY STREET)
  • LHC HOMECARE OF SOUTH ALABAMA (700 BRANTLEY STREET)
  • MID-SOUTH HOME HEALTH AGENCY, LLC (1800 HIGHWAY 84 WEST)
  • OPP HEALTH AND REHABILITATION, LLC (115 PAULK AVENUE P O BOX 730)

Airports and heliports located in Opp:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Opp:

  • Enterprise State Community College (about 25 miles; Enterprise, AL; Full-time enrollment: 2,101)
  • Troy University (about 41 miles; Troy, AL; FT enrollment: 16,148)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan (about 47 miles; Dothan, AL; FT enrollment: 3,611)
  • Northwest Florida State College (about 54 miles; Niceville, FL; FT enrollment: 5,052)
  • Alabama State University (about 75 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 5,457)
  • Auburn University at Montgomery (about 76 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 4,092)
  • Faulkner University (about 77 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 2,887)

Public high school in Opp:

  • OPP HIGH SCH (Students: 418, Location: 502 N MALOY ST, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Opp:

  • OPP MIDDLE SCH (Students: 449, Location: 303 E STEWART AVE, Grades: 5-8)
  • FLEETA SCH (Students: 185, Location: 27463 COUNTY ROAD 30, Grades: KG-8)
  • SOUTH HIGHLANDS ELEM SCH (Location: 27098 BOBCAT DRIVE, Grades: KG-4)
See full list of schools located in Opp

Library in Opp:

  • OPP PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $140,105; Location: 1604 NORTH MAIN STREET; 24,552 books; 604 audio materials; 1,112 video materials; 81 state licensed databases; 49 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Opp: Opp Country Club (A), City of Opp Westside Wastewater Treatment Plant (B), Opp Industrial Park Number 3 (C), Opp Public Library (D), Opp City Hall (E), Opp Fire Department (F), The Woodmoore (G), Opp Health Nursing Home (H), Opportunity Emergency Medical Services (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Delta Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Opp include: Stephen African Methodist Episcopal Church (A), Holly Grove Methodist Church (B), Christian Church (C), First Baptist Church (D), First Methodist Church (E), Holiness Church (F), Nazareth Baptist Church (G), Cool Springs Church (H), Hickory Grove Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Peaceful Acres Memorial Gardens (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Williams Pond (A), Barkers Pond (B), Opp Fishing Club Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Pond Creek (A), Gin Creek (B), Cameron Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Opp include: W F Jackson State Park (1), Channell-Lee Stadium (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Four Seasons Lawn & Garden (114 Adams Road) (1), Travel Inn (702 North Main Street) (2), Opp Motor Lodge (Florala Highway 331 South) (3), Executive Inn (812 Highway 331 South) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Opp City - Court (106 North Main) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Birthplace of: Mike DuBose - College football player, Peggy Scott-Adams - African- soul and R&B singer, LaTonya Massaline - WNBA player (Indiana Fever, born: Dec 30, 1977), Tim Jessie - Football player, Lamar Rogers - Football player.

Covington 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 Opp and their reported violations in the past:

OPP UTILITIES BOARD (Population served: 9,975, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-13-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-13-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-10-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

66.3%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.1%
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: 0.1% of all households
160 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
189 people in nursing homes in 2000
2 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Opp (2011 data):

  • CCB COMMUNITY BANK: Ccb - Opp Branch at 609 Florala Highway, branch established on 2002/12/01. Info updated 2007/09/25: Bank assets: $392.4 mil, Deposits: $319.6 mil, headquarters in Andalusia, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Southern National Corporation
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Opp Branch at 113 East Hart Avenue, branch established on 1974/01/02. 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
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Main Office Opp Branch at 110 Main Street, branch established on 1905/01/01. 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
  • Cadence Bank, N.A.: Opp Branch at 301 Cummings Avenue, branch established on 1991/07/22. Info updated 2011/12/14: Bank assets: $3,909.7 mil, Deposits: $3,124.0 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 112 total offices, Holding Company: Cadence Bancorp Llc
  • Southern Independent Bank: at 503 North Main Street, branch established on 2006/12/04. Info updated 2008/12/10: Bank assets: $168.1 mil, Deposits: $149.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Independent Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Opp:

Marital status in Opp, AL
  • Never married: 24.8%
  • Now married: 50.0%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 11.0%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

For population 25 years and over in Opp:

  • High school or higher: 77.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.6
Alabama average:

11.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Opp
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Opp, AL (based on Covington County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,052103
Mainline Protestant2,09313
Black Protestant6776
Catholic2911
Other2733
None14,379-
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: 9
This county:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Here:

7.04 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Here:

6.50 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Covington County:

12.8%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

31.6%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Covington County:

5.7%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Opp:

48.5%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.0%
State:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.7
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.9%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.1%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Opp:

35.9%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

53.2%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.6%
State:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Opp, 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
Police Protection - Officers 21$58,445$33,3970$0
Other and Unallocable 15$39,626$31,7011$580
Electric Power 10$31,818$38,1820$0
Streets and Highways 10$21,410$25,6920$0
Parks and Recreation 7$13,818$23,6880$0
Police - Other 5$11,347$27,2331$523
Welfare 4$7,339$22,0170$0
Firefighters 4$14,186$42,5580$0
Other Government Administration 4$16,857$50,5711$1,847
Financial Administration 3$10,585$42,3400$0
Sewerage 2$11,037$66,2220$0
Local Libraries 2$3,184$19,1042$1,422
Judicial and Legal 2$3,322$19,9320$0
Water Supply 1$5,519$66,2280$0
Solid Waste Management 1$4,141$49,6921$771
Health 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 91$252,634$33,3146$5,143

Opp government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Electric Utilities: $1,310,000 ($202.54)
    General - Other: $872,000 ($134.82)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $6,978,000 ($1078.85)
    Police Protection: $2,072,000 ($320.35)
    Regular Highways: $1,603,000 ($247.84)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,308,000 ($202.23)
    Central Staff Services: $1,167,000 ($180.43)
    Sewerage: $867,000 ($134.04)
    Water Utilities: $736,000 ($113.79)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $706,000 ($109.15)
    Solid Waste Management: $311,000 ($48.08)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $412,000 ($63.70)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $487,000 ($75.29)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $898,000 ($138.84)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $122,000 ($18.86)
    Sewerage: $91,000 ($14.07)
    General - Other: $53,000 ($8.19)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,015,000 ($466.14)

Opp government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $688,000 ($106.37)
    Other: $507,000 ($78.39)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $472,000 ($72.97)
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $4,344,000 ($671.61)
    General Revenue - Other: $599,000 ($92.61)
    Interest Earnings: $208,000 ($32.16)
    Fines and Forfeits: $193,000 ($29.84)
    Rents: $188,000 ($29.07)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $9,070,000 ($1402.29)
    Water Utilities: $881,000 ($136.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $148,000 ($22.88)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,010,000 ($310.76)
    Property: $563,000 ($87.04)
    Other License: $553,000 ($85.50)
    Other: $336,000 ($51.95)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $116,000 ($17.93)
    Public Utilities Sales: $84,000 ($12.99)

Opp government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,101,000 ($3416.98)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,032,000 ($3406.31)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,749,000 ($1198.05)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,680,000 ($1187.38)

Opp government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,666,000 ($1803.65)

4.20% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,403 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.20%
Alabama average:

5.95%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Coffee County, AL  0.46% ($31,754 average AGI)
from Okaloosa County, FL  0.36% ($26,911)
from Crenshaw County, AL  0.20% ($44,400)


4.68% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,935 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.68%
Alabama average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Coffee County, AL  0.55% ($34,074 average AGI)
to Crenshaw County, AL  0.28% ($30,514)
to Okaloosa County, FL  0.25% ($27,516)
Businesses in Opp, AL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1La-Z-Boy1
Advance Auto Parts1Lane Furniture1
Best Western1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1RadioShack1
Church's Chicken1Rite Aid1
ColorTyme1Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul2
H&R Block1UPS1
Kroger1

Strongest AM radio stations in Opp:

  • WOPP (1290 AM; 3 kW; OPP, AL; Owner: E. & R BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAMI (860 AM; 1 kW; OPP, AL; Owner: THE OPP BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WQLS (1200 AM; 10 kW; OZARK, AL; Owner: STYLES BROADCASTING OF DOTHAN, INC.)
  • WZEP (1460 AM; 10 kW; DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, FL; Owner: WALTON COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTKN (1560 AM; daytime; 5 kW; DALEVILLE, AL; Owner: JOSEPH A. ADAMS, SR.)
  • WEBY (1330 AM; 25 kW; MILTON, FL; Owner: SPINNAKER LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WOOF (560 AM; 5 kW; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: WOOF, INC.)
  • WELB (1350 AM; 1 kW; ELBA, AL; Owner: ELBA RADIO COMPANY)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJSB (1050 AM; 5 kW; CRESTVIEW, FL; Owner: CRESTVIEW BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTBF (970 AM; 5 kW; TROY, AL; Owner: TROY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WGTX (1280 AM; 5 kW; DE FUNIAK SPRINGS, FL)

Strongest FM radio stations in Opp:

  • WAMI-FM (102.3 FM; OPP, AL; Owner: THE OPP BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJIF (91.9 FM; OPP, AL; Owner: OPP EDUCATIONAL B/CNG FOUNDATION)
  • WKMX (106.7 FM; ENTERPRISE, AL; Owner: WKMX, INC.)
  • WZTZ (101.1 FM; ELBA, AL; Owner: ELBA RADIO COMPANY)
  • WRJM-FM (93.7 FM; GENEVA, AL; Owner: STAGE DOOR DEVELOPMENT, INC.)
  • WDJR (96.9 FM; ENTERPRISE, AL; Owner: GULF SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQLD (104.3 FM; LUVERNE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZHT (105.7 FM; TROY, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTKE (98.1 FM; HOLT, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W218AO (91.5 FM; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WFXX (107.7 FM; GEORGIANA, AL; Owner: JEFFREY K. HAYNES)
  • WSTF (91.5 FM; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: MONTGOMERY CHRISTIAN EDUC. RADIO,INC)
  • WPGG (93.3 FM; EVERGREEN, AL; Owner: GULF COAST BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • WAAO-FM (103.7 FM; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: COMPANION BROADCASTING SERVICE, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Opp:

  • WDIQ (Channel 2; DOZIER, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WTVY (Channel 4; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WRJM-TV (Channel 67; TROY, AL; Owner: JOSIE PARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSFA (Channel 12; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • W19BV (Channel 19; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: LOFLIN CHILDREN'S TRUST - FOUR)
  • W36BQ (Channel 36; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: LOFLIN CHILDREN'S TRUST - FOUR)
  • W40BE (Channel 40; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: DAVID M. LOFLIN)
  • W49BM (Channel 49; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: DAVID M. LOFLIN)
  • W57CC (Channel 57; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: LOFLIN CHILDREN'S TRUST - FOUR)
  • W59CQ (Channel 59; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: LOFLIN CHILDREN'S TRUST - FOUR)
  • W65CW (Channel 65; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: DAVID M. LOFLIN)
  • WCOV-TV (Channel 20; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: WOODS COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WDFX-TV (Channel 34; OZARK, AL; Owner: WAITT LICENSE CO. OF ALABAMA, L.L.C.)
Opp fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Opp fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 43Number of bridges
  • 499ft / 152mTotal length
  • $56,062,000Total costs
  • 61,439Total average daily traffic
  • 5,031Total average daily truck traffic
  • 83,547Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic
New bridges in Opp, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21900-1909
  • 21920-1929
  • 51930-1939
  • 61940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 91960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 112000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Opp, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Opp)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Opp)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172S (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 321YP , Serial Number: 172S8949, Airworthiness Date: 10/02/2001, Certificate Issue Date: 01/02/2018
    Registrant (Corporation): Specialty Parts Warehouse, 112 Highway 52 E, Opp, AL 36467
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 06/15/2017
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6657G , Serial Number: 15072157, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 08/26/1970, Certificate Issue Date: 04/21/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Mark A Miller, 31810 Holmes Langford Rd, Opp, AL 36467

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 62. The highest number of reported fires - 95 took place in 2011, and the least - 44 in 2015. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Opp, AL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (45.3%), and Structure Fires (37.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Opp, AL
    • 45245.3%Outside Fires
    • 37337.4%Structure Fires
    • 12712.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 454.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Opp, AL
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Opp, AL
  • 69.7%Electricity
  • 25.5%Utility gas
  • 3.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Opp, AL
  • 68.0%Electricity
  • 31.0%Utility gas
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Opp compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Opp on our top lists:

  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index decrease from 2002 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: other services, except public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: utilities (population 5,000+)"
  • #82 (36467) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of United States first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
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