Orrville, Alabama

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Population in 2017: 178 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -22.6%
 
Males: 90  (50.6%)
Females: 88  (49.4%)
Median resident age:

55.3 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 36767.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $21,487 (it was $28,571 in 2000)
Orrville:

$21,487
AL:

$48,123

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,761 (it was $15,418 in 2000)

Orrville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $85,999 (it was $62,800 in 2000)
Orrville:

$85,999
AL:

$141,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $58,540; detached houses: $58,399

Median gross rent in 2017: $276.

March 2019 cost of living index in Orrville: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 38.3%
(7.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 62.8% for Black residents)
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According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Orrville, Alabama as of August 11, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Orrville is 16 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (16.2%), English (7.7%), Scottish (4.6%), Irish (3.1%), Scandinavian (3.1%), French (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.03 square miles.

Population density: 172 people per square mile   (very low).

Orrville, Alabama map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $208 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $238 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Montgomery, AL (56.6 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (513.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Safford, AL (2.6 miles ),
Sardis, AL (3.6 miles ),
Alberta, AL (3.7 miles ),
Selmont-West Selmont, AL (3.9 miles ),
Selma, AL (3.9 miles ),
Catherine, AL (3.9 miles),
Boykin, AL (4.0 miles ),
Craig-Tyler, AL (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 32.31 N, Longitude: 87.25 W

Area code: 334

Distribution of median household income in Orrville, AL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Orrville, AL in 2017
Orrville satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.3%
Alabama:

3.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +10 (+4.5%).
Most common industries in Orrville, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.4%)
  • Educational services (11.2%)
  • Machinery (9.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.9%)
  • U. S. Postal service (6.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.6%)
  • Food (5.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Machinery (17.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.6%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (10.6%)
  • Construction (8.5%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (8.5%)
  • Food (6.4%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (26.2%)
  • Educational services (23.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (16.7%)
  • Gasoline stations (9.5%)
  • U. S. Postal service (7.1%)
  • Utilities (7.1%)
  • Food (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Orrville, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (10.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.6%)
  • Plant and system operators (5.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Registered nurses (4.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (19.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (14.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (12.8%)
  • Plant and system operators (10.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.5%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (6.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (11.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.5%)
  • Registered nurses (9.5%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (9.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (9.5%)
  • Cashiers (9.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (9.5%)

Average climate in Orrville, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Orrville-area historical tornado activity is below Alabama state average. It is 31% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/1/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.0 miles away from the Orrville town center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 3/6/1996, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.0 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 40 people and caused $8 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Orrville-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 82% 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 81.8 miles away from Orrville 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 76.0 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 46.6 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 177.8 miles away from Orrville center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 103.7 miles away from Orrville 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 420.5 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 Dallas County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 7, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Orrville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Orrville:

  • VAUGHAN REG MED CENTER PARKWAY CAMPUS Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; SELMA, AL)
  • FMC SELMA (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; SELMA, AL)
  • WARREN MANOR HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; SELMA, AL)
  • FMC VALLEY CREEK (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; SELMA, AL)
  • FMC DALLAS COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; SELMA, AL)
  • PARK PLACE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER, LLC (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; SELMA, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Orrville:

  • Alabama State University (about 56 miles; Montgomery, AL; Full-time enrollment: 5,457)
  • University of West Alabama (about 59 miles; Livingston, AL; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • Shelton State Community College (about 60 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 4,106)
  • University of Montevallo (about 60 miles; Montevallo, AL; FT enrollment: 2,826)
  • Faulkner University (about 61 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 2,887)
  • Auburn University at Montgomery (about 63 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 4,092)
  • The University of Alabama (about 66 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 30,931)

Public high school in Orrville:

Public elementary/middle school in Orrville:

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Points of interest:

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

Church in Orrville: Orrville Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Cahawba Archaelogical Park Old - Vistor Information (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 9518 Cahaba Road).

Dallas County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

55.7%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.5%
Whole state:

4.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.1% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Orrville:

Marital status in Orrville, AL
  • Never married: 43.3%
  • Now married: 42.9%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 4.8%

For population 25 years and over in Orrville:

  • High school or higher: 73.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 46.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.3
Alabama average:

11.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Orrville, AL (based on Dallas County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,76473
Black Protestant6,39834
Mainline Protestant2,43826
Catholic5362
Other4105
None17,274-
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: 11
Dallas County:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Dallas County:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Dallas County:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Dallas County:

9.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Dallas County:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

15.1%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

41.2%
Alabama:

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

8.9%
Alabama:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.6%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Orrville:

44.2%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Orrville:

29.5
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

17.4%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Orrville:

12.7%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Orrville:

6.8
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Orrville:

36.6%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Here:

52.8%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.3%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Orrville, 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
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$2,312
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$1,525
Water Supply 0$0 1$450
Financial Administration 0$0 1$375
Totals for Government 0$0 11$4,662

Orrville government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $38,000 ($213.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($28.09)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $51,000 ($286.52)

Orrville government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($33.71)
    Rents: $5,000 ($28.09)
    General Revenue - Other: $3,000 ($16.85)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $38,000 ($213.48)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $18,000 ($101.12)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $17,000 ($95.51)
    Property: $11,000 ($61.80)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $5,000 ($28.09)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $3,000 ($16.85)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,000 ($5.62)

Orrville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $140,000 ($786.52)

3.18% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($55,895 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.18%
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 Montgomery County, AL  0.48% ($24,046 average AGI)
from Autauga County, AL  0.22% ($32,733)
from Jefferson County, AL  0.20% ($30,444)

Strongest AM radio stations in Orrville:

  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJUS (1310 AM; 5 kW; MARION, AL; Owner: GRACE BAPTIST TEMPLE CHURCH)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WMSP (740 AM; 10 kW; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WMRK (1340 AM; 1 kW; SELMA, AL; Owner: ALEXANDER B/C CO. INC.)
  • WACV (1170 AM; 10 kW; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: MONTGOMERY BROADCAST PROPERTIES, LTD)
  • WHBB (1490 AM; 1 kW; SELMA, AL; Owner: BROADSOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Orrville:

  • WBFZ (105.3 FM; SELMA, AL; Owner: IMANI COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION, INC)
  • WJAM-FM (97.3 FM; ORRVILLE, AL; Owner: SCOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVFG (107.5 FM; UNIONTOWN, AL; Owner: CHARLES E. JONES, JR.)
  • WALX (100.9 FM; SELMA, AL; Owner: ALEXANDER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WAPR (88.3 FM; SELMA, AL; Owner: UA-ASU-TSU EDUCATIONAL RADIO CORP.)
  • WKXK (96.7 FM; PINE HILL, AL; Owner: AUTAUGAVILLE RADIO, INC.)
  • WINL (98.5 FM; LINDEN, AL; Owner: WEST ALABAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAQU (91.1 FM; SELMA, AL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WDXX (100.1 FM; SELMA, AL; Owner: BROADSOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLWI-FM (92.3 FM; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNPT-FM (102.9 FM; LINDEN, AL; Owner: BECKHAM PALMER III AS RECEIVER)
  • WMBV (91.9 FM; DIXONS MILLS, AL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WYVC (102.3 FM; CAMDEN, AL; Owner: DOWN HOME BROADCASTING)
  • W232AN (94.3 FM; SELMA, AL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)

TV broadcast stations around Orrville:

  • WAKA (Channel 8; SELMA, AL; Owner: ALABAMA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WBIH (Channel 29; SELMA, AL; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W24CK (Channel 24; SELMA, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WIIQ (Channel 41; DEMOPOLIS, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WNCF (Channel 32; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CHANNEL 32 MONTGOMERY LLC)

Orrville fatal accident list:

Mar 15, 2009 08:15 PM, 1549, Lat: 32.301244, Lon: -87.249900, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jan 4, 2003 03:20 PM, Sr-22, Lat: 32.307328, Lon: -87.238574, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jan 26, 1999 05:55 AM, Sr-22, Lat: 32.307328, Lon: -87.238574, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 13, 1990 10:15 AM, 22, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 8, 1990 11:25 PM, 1090, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 262ft / 79.6mTotal length
  • $19,389,000Total costs
  • 7,955Total average daily traffic
  • 849Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,379Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Orrville, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 11990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Orrville, AL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Orrville)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • 9BH2550A, 320 North Broad Street (Lat: 32.310250 Lon: -87.244361), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WRDI644,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 05/07/2019, Expiration Date: 05/07/2029, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • ORRVILLE, 4.5 Mi Se Of (Lat: 32.269583 Lon: -87.179694), Overall height: 39.9 m, Call Sign: KSQ60,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3730.00 MHz, 3730.00 MHz, 3750.00 MHz, 3750.00 MHz, 3810.00 MHz, 3810.00 MHz, 3830.00 MHz, 3830.00 MHz, 3890.00 MHz, 3890.00 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 11/27/1985, Expiration Date: 01/28/1998, Cancellation Date: 01/28/1998, Registrant: At&t Corp, 1200 Peachtree St 15w24, Atlanta, GA 30309

2005 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2017 the average number of fires per year is 8. The highest number of fires - 26 took place in 2005, and the least - 1 in 2011. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Orrville, AL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (60.4%), and Structure Fires (31.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Orrville, AL
    • 6160.4%Outside Fires
    • 3231.7%Structure Fires
    • 55.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 33.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Orrville, AL
Most common first names in Orrville, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3376.6 years
Willie2472.4 years
Mary2480.5 years
James2274.1 years
William2072.9 years
Robert1868.1 years
Henry1675.6 years
Annie1473.8 years
Joe1270.5 years
Lula1169.6 years
Most common last names in Orrville, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2274.6 years
Smith2173.3 years
Jones1969.3 years
Hatcher1566.5 years
Jackson1576.0 years
Bell1576.0 years
Sanders1475.6 years
Moore1375.9 years
Allen1274.7 years
Williams1274.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Orrville, AL
  • 58.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 37.2%Electricity
  • 4.7%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Orrville, AL
  • 71.1%Electricity
  • 18.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 10.5%Utility gas


Orrville compared to Alabama state average:

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