Vance, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 1,523 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +204.6%
Males: 764  (50.2%)
Females: 759  (49.8%)
Median resident age:  30.8 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 35184, 35188.

Vance Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2013: $68,173 (it was $43,750 in 2000)
Vance:

$68,173
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,157 (it was $19,867 in 2000)

Vance town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $145,254 (it was $80,000 in 2000)
Vance:

$145,254
AL:

$122,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $174,922; Detached houses: $196,593; Townhouses or other attached units: $164,598; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $80,556; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $184,073; Mobile homes: $36,921; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $6,902

Median gross rent in 2013: $971.

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  • Races in Vance, AL (2010)

    Vance races chart
    • 1,30185.1%White alone
    • 1097.1%Black alone
    • 865.6%Hispanic
    • 201.3%Two or more races
    • 90.6%Asian alone
    • 30.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.07%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Vance: 84.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (28.4%), English (15.3%), Irish (11.7%), German (11.1%), Polish (2.0%), Dutch (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 516 feet

Land area: 8.16 square miles.

Population density: 187 people per square mile   (very low).

Vance,AL real estate house value index trend

Vance, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Vance:

  • High school or higher: 88.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 14.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Vance town:

  • Never married: 24.8%
  • Now married: 62.9%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 1.8%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

5 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.0%
Alabama:

2.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $499 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $470 (0.4%)

Vance satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (17.8 miles , pop. 77,906).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (34.7 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (535.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: North Bibb, AL (2.3 miles ), Woodstock, AL (2.4 miles ), Coaling, AL (2.6 miles ), West Blocton, AL (2.7 miles ), Brookwood, AL (2.7 miles ), Abernant, AL (3.0 miles ), Lake View, AL (3.1 miles ), Holt, AL (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 31 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 2005: 35 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 2006: 66 buildings, average cost: $146,500
  • 2007: 71 buildings, average cost: $115,300
  • 2008: 34 buildings, average cost: $109,700
  • 2009: 15 buildings, average cost: $130,900
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $186,600
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $135,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $232,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $232,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.16 N, Longitude: 87.23 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 205

Vance household income distribution Vance home values distribution

Crime rates in Vance by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004
Murders 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Rapes 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Robberies 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Assaults 040
per 100,000 0.0808.10.0
Burglaries 180
per 100,000 198.41,616.20.0
Thefts 191
per 100,000 198.41,818.2203.3
Auto thefts 030
per 100,000 0.0606.10.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 321.9) 22.7412.18.5

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Crime rate in Vance detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.62
Alabama average:

2.27
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (37%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (9%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Construction (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (26%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (34%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (17%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Vance, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Vance-area historical tornado activity is near Alabama state average. It is 110% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/3/1966, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 17.9 miles away from the Vance town center killed 58 people and injured 518 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1998, a category F5 tornado 18.9 miles away from the town center killed 32 people and injured 259 people and caused $200 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Vance-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 16.7 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 130.1 miles away from Vance center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 52.0 miles away from the city 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 141.2 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 54.1 miles away from Vance center
On 12/12/1997 at 08:42:20, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 21.3 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 Tuscaloosa County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 9, Floods: 8, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Vance topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Vance:

  • CV HOME HEALTH SERVICES (17035 HWY 11 NORTH)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Vance:

  • HOSPICE OF WEST ALABAMA (Hospital, about 15 miles away; TUSCALOOSA, AL)
  • TUSCALOOSA VA MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, about 16 miles away; TUSCALOOSA, AL)
  • BIBB MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; CENTREVILLE, AL)
  • BIBB MED CENTER NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; CENTREVILLE, AL)
  • CV HOME HEALTH OF BIBB COUNTY (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; CENTREVILLE, AL)
  • PLANTATION MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; MC CALLA, AL)

Amtrak station near Vance:

  • 20 miles: TUSCALOOSA (2105 GREENSBORO AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Vance:

  • The University of Alabama (about 19 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; Full-time enrollment: 30,931)
  • Shelton State Community College (about 20 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 4,106)
  • University of Montevallo (about 22 miles; Montevallo, AL; FT enrollment: 2,826)
  • Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus (about 29 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 2,695)
  • Virginia College-Birmingham (about 32 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 8,167)
  • Samford University (about 33 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 34 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 14,853)

Public elementary/middle schools in Vance:

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Notable locations in Vance: Boyds Crossing (A), Vance Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Vance include: Vance Baptist Church (A), Emery Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Mount Gillard Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Critter Creek Farm (Petting Zoos; 15332 Cabin Creek Drive) (1), Rhodes Jim & Pam (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 15332 Cabin Creek Drive) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotel: Hawthorn Suites Ltd. - Vance (11170 Will Walker Rd) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Tuscaloosa County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 56.2. This is better than average.

City:

56.2
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.339. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.339
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 22.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.39. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.39
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.7%
(8.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.1% for Black residents, 50.0% for American Indian residents, 45.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.9 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  74.5%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.1%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Banks with branches in Vance (2011 data):

  • First Financial Bank: Vance Branch at 18704 Highway 11 North, branch established on 1997/07/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $208.9 mil, Deposits: $166.7 mil, headquarters in Bessemer, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Firstfed Bancorp, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Alabama average:

11.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Vance town (based on Tuscaloosa County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant71,803208
Black Protestant14,42845
Mainline Protestant12,41547
Catholic3,7292
Other1,9409
None90,341-
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: 36
Tuscaloosa County:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.56 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 101
Tuscaloosa County:

5.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 97
Here:

5.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Tuscaloosa County:

32.2%
Alabama:

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

10.8%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

41.0%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.2%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Vance:

27.3
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Vance:

25.3%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

6.3%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

31.2%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Vance:

55.1%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Vance:

80.2%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Vance, 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 2$5,587$33,5220$0
Other Government Administration 6$2,300$4,6000$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$9,240$27,7200$0
Streets and Highways 2$5,821$34,9260$0
Totals for Government 14$22,948$19,6700$0

5.86% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,219 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.86%
Alabama average:

6.02%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($196 average AGI)
Tuscaloosa County:

0.02%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jefferson County, AL  0.69% ($34,947 average AGI)
from Hale County, AL  0.31% ($28,670)
from Pickens County, AL  0.23% ($28,105)


5.55% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,842 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.55%
Alabama average:

6.06%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($328 average AGI)
Tuscaloosa County:

0.05%
Alabama average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jefferson County, AL  0.83% ($45,360 average AGI)
to Shelby County, AL  0.22% ($42,206)
to Hale County, AL  0.20% ($31,098)

Strongest AM radio stations in Vance:

  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WTSK (790 AM; 5 kW; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WACT (1420 AM; 5 kW; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWPG (1280 AM; 5 kW; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: LAWSON OF TUSCALOOSA, INC.)
  • WSPZ (1150 AM; 5 kW; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: RADIO SOUTH, INC)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WERC (960 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIB (1110 AM; daytime; 1 kW; CENTREVILLE, AL)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WRJS (1320 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Vance:

  • WANZ (100.7 FM; NORTHPORT, AL; Owner: APEX BRAODCASTING INC.)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBHJ (95.7 FM; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WUAL-FM (91.5 FM; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA)
  • WTUG-FM (92.9 FM; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WMJJ (96.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQEN (103.7 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYSF (94.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; WARRIOR, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZRR (99.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC-FM (93.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)
  • WTXT (98.1 FM; FAYETTE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W247AN (97.3 FM; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: WILLIAM PAXTON ROGERS)
  • WRTR (105.5 FM; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGIB (91.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • WQEM (101.5 FM; COLUMBIANA, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)

TV broadcast stations around Vance:

  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • WVUA-CA (Channel 7; TUSCALOOSA/NORTHPORT, AL; Owner: THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA)
  • WLDM (Channel 23; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: CHANNEL 23, LLC)
  • W46BU (Channel 46; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WABM (Channel 68; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM (WABM-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WIAT (Channel 42; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIQ (Channel 10; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WBXA-CA (Channel 2; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WTTO (Channel 21; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBRC (Channel 6; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WVTM-TV (Channel 13; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM BROADCASTING (WVTM-TV), LLC)
  • WBIH (Channel 29; SELMA, AL; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBMA-LP (Channel 58; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • W27CM (Channel 27; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W15AZ (Channel 15; ALABASTER, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST CHURCH SCHOOL)

Vance fatal accident list:

Aug 15, 1999 01:07 PM, 1005, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 3
Jan 16, 1996 11:00 AM, Sr7, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Mar 8, 1994 06:20 PM, Sr7, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Aug 2, 1990 02:29 PM, 1052, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 12, 1989 07:10 AM, 1240, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 8m26ftTotal length
  • $2,797,000Total costs
  • 9,970Total average daily traffic
  • 1,278Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,543Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1 Mercedes Dr (Lat: 33.188444 Lon: -87.238333), Type: Building, Structure height: 19 m, Call Sign: WPJS497, Licensee ID: L01422065
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.787 MHzGrant Date: 11/07/2006, Expiration Date: 10/03/2016, Certifier: Shawn E EndsleyRegistrant: Spok, Inc., 3000 Technology Dr., Ste. 400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-0177, Fax: (888) 833-7112, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • W Blockton Rd, W. Blockton Rd Rr Crossing @ Rr Mp 177.69 (Lat: 33.174722 Lon: -87.236944), Type: Bant, Structure height: 2.9 m, Overall height: 3.1 m, Call Sign: WQJF545, Licensee ID: L00008014
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.475 MHzGrant Date: 08/20/2008, Expiration Date: 08/20/2018, Certifier: Jerry R CelioRegistrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree St., Ne Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • Lat: 33.209472 Lon: -87.265944, Call Sign: WQST782
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.050 MHz, 466.225 MHz, 468.712 MHz, 469.225 MHz, 469.862 MHzGrant Date: 11/13/2013, Expiration Date: 11/13/2023, Certifier: Lad MiklovicRegistrant: Allcomm Wireless, Inc., 3720 Hargrove Road E, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405, Phone: (205) 553-2122, Fax: (205) 553-3455, Email:
  • 17499 Brookwood Parkway (Lat: 33.208500 Lon: -87.266889), Type: Building, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WQTC638
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.750 MHzGrant Date: 01/07/2014, Expiration Date: 01/07/2024, Certifier: Mark GayerRegistrant: Visiplex, Inc., 1287 North Barclay Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089, Phone: (847) 229-0250, Fax: (847) 229-0259, Email:
  • Lat: 33.175222 Lon: -87.233583, Call Sign: WQTZ287
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.487 MHz, 452.512 MHz, 452.637 MHz, 452.762 MHz, 452.812 MHzGrant Date: 05/12/2014, Expiration Date: 05/12/2024, Certifier: Bruce HillRegistrant: Lone Peak Licensing, LLC, Draper, UT 84020-1336, Phone: (801) 938-9346, Fax: (801) 938-9465, Email:
  • Lat: 33.188333 Lon: -87.214722, Call Sign: WQVM418
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.500 MHz, 464.262 MHz, 464.312 MHz, 464.337 MHz, 464.362 MHzGrant Date: 03/27/2015, Expiration Date: 03/27/2025, Certifier: Mary Alice PattersonRegistrant: Allcomm Wireless Inc., 4116 First Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35222, Phone: (205) 591-8804, Fax: (205) 595-7642, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Vance)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BEECH B100 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 11, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 210 mph), Engine: AIRESEARCH TPE331-5&6SER (776 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 343KK , Serial Number: BE-46, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 05/30/1978
    Registrant (Corporation): Treeline Transportation Inc, Po Box 158, Vance, AL 35490

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$119,8982$82,5709$150,0820$02$108,3651$50,680
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$175,8200$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$03$130,5971$23,4600$01$36,850
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$04$176,1550$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0107.03

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$127,765
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$129,640
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0107.03

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

  • CITIZENS WATER SERVICE, INC. (Address: 16773 Highway 11 N. , Population served: 7,677, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 42
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Vance

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Vance, AL
Most common first names in Vance, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1973.5 years
William1675.8 years
Mary1271.0 years
John1273.9 years
Robert1062.9 years
Thomas973.3 years
Charles866.2 years
Ruby674.9 years
Samuel676.0 years
Henry675.7 years
Most common last names in Vance, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Battles1270.9 years
Kizziah1268.3 years
Smith1174.6 years
Hosmer1076.3 years
Poe1072.0 years
Eaton868.4 years
Cook869.7 years
Young869.9 years
Gilbert870.5 years
Marchant780.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (87%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8%)
  • Utility gas (5%)

Vance compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Vance on our top lists:

  • #93 on the list of "Top 100 safest cities (lowest city-data.com crime index)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the worst general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
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