Valley, Alabama

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Population in 2013: 9,499 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.3%
 
Males: 4,675  (49.2%)
Females: 4,824  (50.8%)
Median resident age:  39.9 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 36854.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,007 (it was $31,395 in 2000)
Valley:

$34,007
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,545 (it was $16,008 in 2000)

Valley city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $79,530 (it was $53,100 in 2000)
Valley:

$79,530
AL:

$122,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $709.

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  • Races in Valley, AL (2010)

    Valley races chart
    • 6,01063.1%White alone
    • 3,14033.0%Black alone
    • 1621.7%Hispanic
    • 1111.2%Asian alone
    • 850.9%Two or more races
    • 70.07%American Indian alone
    • 60.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 30.03%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Valley: 83.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (15.8%), Irish (10.6%), English (7.9%), German (5.2%), French (2.0%), Scottish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1980

Elevation: 570 feet

Land area: 9.74 square miles.

Population density: 975 people per square mile   (low).

Valley,AL real estate house value index trend

Valley, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Valley:

  • High school or higher: 81.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Valley city:

  • Never married: 27.8%
  • Now married: 45.8%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 16.5%

83 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Alabama:

2.0%



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there were 29 registered sex offenders living in Valley, Alabama as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Valley to the number of sex offenders is 327 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $284 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $265 (0.3%)

Valley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, GA (26.2 miles , pop. 185,781).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (71.3 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (638.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Langdale, AL (0.9 miles ), Huguley, AL (1.9 miles ), Lanett, AL (2.0 miles ), West Point, GA (2.1 miles ), Cusseta, AL (2.8 miles) , Beulah, AL (3.0 miles ), Fredonia, AL (3.7 miles) , La Fayette, AL (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 15 buildings, average cost: $58,000
  • 1998: 21 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $74,900
  • 2000: 15 buildings, average cost: $82,900
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $69,300
  • 2002: 13 buildings, average cost: $69,300
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $76,400
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $131,300
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $72,300
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $68,800
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $114,100
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $93,900
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $92,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.81 N, Longitude: 85.18 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -907 (-9.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 935 (24.4%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 334

Valley household income distribution Valley home values distribution

Crime rates in Valley by Year
Type 2001 2003 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 00000002
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.021.1
Rapes 248116510
per 100,000 21.744.291.210.010.062.752.7105.6
Robberies 12111874589
per 100,000 130.0121.5205.269.940.152.284.395.1
Assaults 3664333637584758
per 100,000 389.9706.6376.1359.4371.3606.1495.5612.6
Burglaries 93951468825159156164
per 100,000 1,007.11,048.91,664.0878.5250.91,661.41,644.51,732.2
Thefts 398367475274459425386408
per 100,000 4,310.24,052.15,413.72,735.34,605.74,441.04,069.24,309.3
Auto thefts 1922173521294850
per 100,000 205.8242.9193.8349.4210.7303.0506.0528.1
Arson N/A1N/AN/AN/A2N/AN/A
per 100,000 N/A11.0N/AN/AN/A20.9N/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 282.3) 416.0494.6589.9316.7330.7533.9512.4648.4

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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 Valley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 29 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.96
Alabama average:

2.23
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.4%
Alabama:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -308 (-3.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (31%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Valley, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Valley-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 45% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/19/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.8 miles away from the Valley city center killed 2 people and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 12/5/1954, a category F3 tornado 16.8 miles away from the city center injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Valley-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 119.2 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 127.1 miles away from Valley center
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) earthquake occurred 169.5 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 171.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 166.3 miles away from Valley center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 218.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Chambers County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Valley topographic map

Birthplace of: Marcus Pollard - 2005 NFL player (Detroit Lions, born: Feb 8, 1972), Ross F. Gray - Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient, Gary Barnes - Football player, Lemanski Hall - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Valley:

  • CHATTAHOOCHEE HOSPICE INC (6 MEDICAL PARK NORTH)
  • GEORGE H. LANIER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, 4800 48TH ST)
  • FMC LANGDALE (8 MEDICAL PARK)
  • CARESOUTH HOMECARE PROFESSIONALS (4901 23RD BOULEVARD)
  • LANIER HOME HEALTH SERVICES (1806 44TH ST.)
  • GEORGE H LANIER MEMORIAL NURSING HOME (4800 48TH ST)

Heliports located in Valley:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Valley:

  • Auburn University (about 24 miles; Auburn University, AL; Full-time enrollment: 22,741)
  • Columbus Technical College (about 25 miles; Columbus, GA; FT enrollment: 3,241)
  • Columbus State University (about 26 miles; Columbus, GA; FT enrollment: 6,876)
  • Southern Union State Community College (about 32 miles; Wadley, AL; FT enrollment: 4,120)
  • Tuskegee University (about 41 miles; Tuskegee, AL; FT enrollment: 2,810)
  • University of West Georgia (about 53 miles; Carrollton, GA; FT enrollment: 10,358)
  • Southern Crescent Technical College (about 60 miles; Griffin, GA; FT enrollment: 4,168)

Public high schools in Valley:

Private high school in Valley:

  • ACTS ACADEMY (Students: 45; Location: 316 FOB JAMES DR; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Valley:

Private elementary/middle school in Valley:

  • TEMPLE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 38; Location: 2615 64TH BLVD; Grades: KG - 10)
See full list of schools located in Valley

Library in Valley:

  • H. GRADY BRADSHAW / CHAMBERS COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $784,759; Location: 3419 20TH AVENUE; 95,128 books; 5,235 audio materials; 4,271 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 81 state licensed databases; 5 print serial subscriptions; 4 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Valley: Valley Emergency Medical Service (A), East Alabama Water Sewer and Fire Protection District (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Valley include: River View Baptist Church (A), Fairfax Baptist Church (B), Saint Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church (C), Halls Memorial Christian Methodist Episcopal Church (D), First Baptist Church of Valley (E), Zion Rest Baptist Church (F), West End Baptist Church (G), Shawmut Holiness Church (H), Rehobeth Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Langdale Cemetery (1), Glass Cemetery (2), Fairfax Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Moores Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Valley: Tater Miller Field (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Cobb Memorial Archives (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 3419 20th Avenue) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Econo Lodge Pay (12 East 22nd Street) (1), Rica Motel (4602 20th Avenue) (2), Holiday Inn Express Valley (3645 55th Street) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Chambers 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 2012 was 67.0. This is about average.

City:

67.0
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.11. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.11
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.1

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

CHATTAHOOCHEE VALLEY WATER SUPPLY DIST (Population served: 32, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between AUG-08-2012 and NOV-05-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-24-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-24-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-22-2013), St Public Notif received (2 times from APR-06-2013 to APR-06-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAY-09-2012 and AUG-07-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-24-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-24-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between FEB-08-2012 and MAY-08-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-06-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-06-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-10-2012), St Public Notif received (APR-06-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-01-2012 and FEB-07-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-13-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-13-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-05-2012), St Public Notif received (APR-06-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-11-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-25-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-25-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-05-2009)
  • 21 regular monitoring violations

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

  • EAST ALABAMA WATER & FIRE PRO DISTRICT (Population served: 18,000, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • BEULAH UTILITIES DISTRICT (Population served: 9,120, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.7%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.3% for Black residents, 8.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.0%
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
97 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
30 people in other group homes in 2000

Valley, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Valley compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage 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.

Banks with branches in Valley (2011 data):

  • Capital City Bank: Fob James Branch at 375 Fob James Drive, branch established on 1997/11/01; Shawmut Branch at 3503 20th Avenue, branch established on 1997/11/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,617.3 mil, Deposits: $2,181.2 mil, headquarters in Tallahassee, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 74 total offices, Holding Company: Capital City Bank Group, Inc.
  • Frontier Bank: Valley Branch at 3216 20th Avenue, branch established on 1985/11/07. Info updated 2012/03/01: Bank assets: $297.8 mil, Deposits: $253.4 mil, headquarters in Lagrange, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Frontier National Corporation
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Valley Branch at 3202 20th Avenue, branch established on 1961/09/15. 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
  • CharterBank: 20th Avenue Branch at 3500 20th Avenue, branch established on 1999/08/18. Info updated 2011/09/12: Bank assets: $1,115.4 mil, Deposits: $869.2 mil, headquarters in West Point, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 23 total offices
  • Farmers and Merchants Bank: Cusseta Roads Branch at Phillips And Cusseta Roads, branch established on 1992/07/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $118.2 mil, Deposits: $100.4 mil, headquarters in Lafayette, AL, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers & Merchants Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Alabama average:

11.9

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (56%)
  • Utility gas (39%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Valley city (based on Chambers County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,90362
Black Protestant5,78021
Mainline Protestant3,08033
Catholic2491
Other2392
None11,964-
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: 7
Chambers County:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Chambers County:

6.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

4.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

15.1%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Chambers County:

35.7%
Alabama:

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

7.0%
State:

13.5%
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 14$37,218$31,9010$0
Other Government Administration 8$12,122$18,1837$5,810
Judicial and Legal 1$7,178$86,1360$0
Police Protection - Officers 40$91,877$27,5637$2,423
Streets and Highways 42$62,461$17,8460$0
Welfare 0$0 7$7,740
Health 23$41,680$21,74610$7,025
Solid Waste Management 3$6,012$24,0480$0
Parks and Recreation 23$38,117$19,8870$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$364
Totals for Government 154$296,665$23,11732$23,362

6.52% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,912 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.52%
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 Lee County, AL  1.64% ($32,711 average AGI)
from Troup County, GA  1.16% ($23,978)
from Coweta County, GA  0.57% ($29,206)


6.22% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,249 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.22%
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 Lee County, AL  1.81% ($30,061 average AGI)
to Troup County, GA  1.39% ($26,006)
to Randolph County, AL  0.31% ($28,108)

Strongest AM radio stations in Valley:

  • WRLA (1490 AM; 1 kW; WEST POINT, GA; Owner: CASEY NETWORK, LLC)
  • WGSE (720 AM; daytime; 8 kW; HOGANSVILLE, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WPLV (1310 AM; 1 kW; WEST POINT, GA; Owner: QANTUM OF AUBURN LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDAK (540 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WTLM (1520 AM; daytime; 5 kW; OPELIKA, AL; Owner: QANTUM OF AUBURN LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Valley:

  • WEBT (91.5 FM; LANGDALE, AL; Owner: LANGDALE ED. BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WCJM-FM (100.9 FM; WEST POINT, GA; Owner: QANTUM OF AUBURN LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WRLD-FM (95.3 FM; VALLEY, AL; Owner: ABG GEORGIA, LLC)
  • WSTH-FM (106.1 FM; ALEXANDER CITY, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVFJ-FM (93.3 FM; MANCHESTER, GA; Owner: PROVIDENT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCGQ (107.3 FM; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: ABG GEORGIA, LLC)
  • WMXA (96.7 FM; OPELIKA, AL; Owner: QANTUM OF AUBURN LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WJSP-FM (88.1 FM; WARM SPRINGS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WYFK (89.5 FM; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKZJ (95.7 FM; GREENVILLE, GA; Owner: DAVIS B/CASTING OF COLUMBUS, INC)
  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WOAK (90.9 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: OAKSIDE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • WMAX-FM (105.3 FM; BOWDON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKKR (97.7 FM; AUBURN, AL; Owner: QANTUM OF AUBURN LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W220AN (91.9 FM; LA GRANGE, ETC., GA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W212AP (90.3 FM; NOTASULGA, ETC., AL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WELR-FM (102.3 FM; ROANOKE, AL; Owner: EAGLE'S NEST, INC.)
  • WMGP (98.1 FM; HOGANSVILLE, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGSY (100.1 FM; PHENIX CITY, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Valley:

  • WSWS-TV (Channel 66; OPELIKA, AL; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF OPELIKA)
  • WTVM (Channel 9; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WRBL (Channel 3; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLTZ (Channel 38; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: LEWIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJSP-TV (Channel 28; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WXTX (Channel 54; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - GEORGIA, L.L.C.)
  • WCGT-LP (Channel 16; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W55CR (Channel 55; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W04DB (Channel 4; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VVILPTV, INC.)
  • W18CD (Channel 18; OPELIKA, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WCAG-LP (Channel 33; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA-ALABAMA BROADCASTING, INC.)
Valley fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Valley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 11m36ftTotal length
  • $8,042,000Total costs
  • 21,710Total average daily traffic
  • 518Total average daily truck traffic
  • 34,620Total future (year 2017) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 1001 Towel Ave. (Lat: 32.780278 Lon: -85.179444), Call Sign: WPHN521
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.625 MHz, 469.400 MHz, 457.625 MHz, 462.200 MHz, 462.300 MHz, 462.400 MHz, 463.750 MHz, 467.200 MHz, 467.300 MHz, 467.400 MHz... (+5 more)
    Grant Date: 05/05/2005, Expiration Date: 06/16/2015, Cancellation Date: 12/16/2011, Certifier: Ronald R Jennings
    Registrant: Psion Teklogix, 1810 Airport Exchange Blvd, Erlanger, KY 41018, Phone: (859) 372-4266, Fax: (859) 372-4185, Email:
  • 6227 Fairfax Byp (Lat: 32.814306 Lon: -85.203000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPKG424
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.050 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/12/1997, Expiration Date: 02/12/2002, Cancellation Date: 12/05/2001, Certifier: Randall J Patterson
    Registrant: Alabama Gas Corporation, 830 South 5th Ave., Birmingham, AL 35233, Phone: (205) 326-8386, Fax: (205) 326-8335, Email:
  • I85 Exit 77 (Lat: 32.811250 Lon: -85.216611), Call Sign: KNEL892
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.230 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/30/2002, Expiration Date: 12/17/2012, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2013, Certifier: Ronald R Jennings
    Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • WWTP, 1041 Monk St (Lat: 32.796861 Lon: -85.156806), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WQQG866
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.612 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/07/2012, Expiration Date: 12/07/2022, Certifier: Tony Segrest
    Registrant: Duke Instrument Service Co, 9520 Old Hwy 43, Creola, AL 36525, Phone: (251) 675-6067, Fax: (251) 675-5938, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • VALLEY, Lat: 32.810500 Lon: -85.181194, Call Sign: WQHY675
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.343 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/03/2007, Expiration Date: 12/03/2017, Certifier: Beverly Story
    Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • VALLEY, Lat: 32.810500 Lon: -85.181194, Call Sign: WQIV944
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.318 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/30/2008, Expiration Date: 05/30/2018, Certifier: Beverly P Story
    Registrant: Sensus, 450 N. Gallatin Avenue, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • AL0094, 115 Cleveland Rd (Lat: 32.802111 Lon: -85.168139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 75 m, Overall height: 81.4 m, Call Sign: WQMJ280
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHz, 5945.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/20/2010, Expiration Date: 08/20/2020, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2012, Certifier: Dan Mieszala
    Registrant: Open Range Communications Inc., 6430 S. Fiddlers Green Circle, Suite 500, Greenwood Village, CO 80111, Phone: (303) 376-2112, Fax: (303) 376-2109, Email:
  • Cusseta, Off Judge Brown Road (Lat: 32.755500 Lon: -85.263417), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 129.5 m, Call Sign: WQQU215
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.068 MHz, 928.068 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/01/2013, Expiration Date: 03/01/2023, Certifier: Larry F Butts
    Registrant: Fish & Richardson P.C., 1425 K Street, N.W., 11th Floor, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 626-7761, Fax: (202) 783-2331, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Valley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Valley)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 138
  • Hazardous Condition: 50
  • Service Call: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 19

Incident types - Valley

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Valley, AL
Most common first names in Valley, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James15270.8 years
Mary12576.4 years
William9773.2 years
John9074.8 years
George5975.6 years
Annie5981.1 years
Robert5370.0 years
Willie5173.7 years
Charles3871.2 years
Thomas3575.8 years
Most common last names in Valley, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith9978.5 years
Williams6275.7 years
Johnson5676.6 years
Jones3876.3 years
Brown3172.6 years
Davis2875.0 years
White2775.2 years
Walker2670.0 years
Bailey2271.7 years
Moore2178.2 years
Businesses in Valley, AL
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1KFC1
Arby's1Little Caesars Pizza1
Burger King1Nike1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Church's Chicken1Sears1
Circle K3Subway1
Ford1Taco Bell1
Goodwill2U-Haul1
H&R Block1Waffle House2
Holiday Inn1Walmart1

Valley on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Occupational and physical therapist assistants and aides (population 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Textile mills and textile products (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Textile mills and textile products"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Retail sales workers except cashiers (population 5,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other group homes (population 5,000+)"
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