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Median resident age:  39.2 years
Alabama median age:  35.8 years

Zip code: 36346

Estimated median household income in 2012: $35,323 (it was $27,663 in 2000)
Victoria:

$35,323
AL:

$41,574
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $17,933

Victoria CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $82,892 (it was $45,700 in 2000)
Victoria:

$82,892
AL:

$123,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $101,586; Detached houses: $130,096; Townhouses or other attached units: $108,325; In 2-unit structures: $187,209; Mobile homes: $58,858

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Victoria races chart
  • White alone - 1,578 (86.9%)
  • Black alone - 159 (8.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 36 (2.0%)
  • Two or more races - 22 (1.2%)
  • Hispanic - 19 (1.0%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.06%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.06%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Victoria: 125.1 (high, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 497 feet




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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Victoria CCD:  0.4% ($199)
Alabama:  0.4% ($289)
Victoria satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dothan, AL (36.6 miles , pop. 57,737).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (60.5 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (577.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Jack, AL (2.9 miles) , Ariton, AL (3.4 miles ), New Brockton, AL (3.4 miles ), Henderson-Spring Hill, AL (3.4 miles) , Brundidge, AL (3.6 miles ), Elba, AL (3.7 miles ), Enterprise, AL (3.9 miles ), Ozark, AL (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 31.55 N, Longitude: 85.90 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 334

Victoria household income distribution Victoria home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.1%
Alabama:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (18%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Transportation equipment (11%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Food (6%)
  • Truck transportation (5%)
  • Repair and maintenance (4%)
  • Health care (15%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Personal and laundry services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Child care workers (5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Victoria-area historical tornado activity is near Alabama state average. It is 120% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/1/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.6 miles away from the Victoria place center killed 9 people and injured 50 people and caused $250 million in damages.

On 3/2/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.0 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Victoria-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alabama state average. It is 99% 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 86.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/1997 at 23:27:12, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 88.3 miles away from Victoria center
On 5/4/1997 at 03:39:12, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1997 at 09:00:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 88.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Coffee County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Hurricanes: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 2, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals/medical centers near Victoria:

  • FIRST CHOICE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; ELBA, AL)
  • DCI ENTERPRISE (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; ENTERPRISE, AL)
  • ELBA NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ELBA, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Victoria:

  • Troy University (about 18 miles; Troy, AL; Full-time enrollment: 13,221)
  • George C Wallace Community College-Dothan (about 30 miles; Dothan, AL; FT enrollment: 2,692)
  • Auburn University at Montgomery (about 59 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 3,426)
  • Faulkner University (about 61 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 2,534)
  • Alabama State University (about 62 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 4,561)
  • Tuskegee University (about 62 miles; Tuskegee, AL; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • Auburn University Main Campus (about 77 miles; Auburn University, AL; FT enrollment: 20,996)

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Notable locations in Victoria: SpectraCare Health Systems Henry County Clinic (A), Five Star Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Victoria include: Mount Zion Baptist Church (A), Saint John Baptist Church (B), Pleasant Ridge Primitive Baptist Church (C), New Salem Church (D), Dorcas Baptist Church (E), Corinth Primitive Baptist Church (F), Victoria Baptist Church (G), Abundant Life Emanuel Church (H), New Hope Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Rosin Ridge Cemetery (1), Mount Zion Cemetery (2), Strickland Cemetery (3), Chestnut Grove Cemetery (4), Hawhill Cemetery (5), Mount Zion Cemetery (6), New Hope Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Prestwood Millpond (A), Nolin Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Red Oak Creek (A), Johnson Creek (B), Indigo Creek (C), Harpers Mill Creek (D), Halls Creek (E), Clearwater Creek (F), Cardwell Creek (G), Turner Branch (H), Tindle Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Victoria: Victoria Ball Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Coffee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  71.4%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.9%
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: 0.3% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

15.3%
Whole state:

16.1%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

6.2%
Whole state:

7.3%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Victoria, AL

Victoria compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (59%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (36%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Victoria CCD (based on Coffee County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.58%
Here69.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodCatholic ChurchChurches of Christ
Adherents69.9%11.8%5.1%4.1%3.4%
Congregations45.5%16.2%17.2%1.0%7.1%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Presbyterian Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents1.7%1.6%0.5%0.5%1.3%
Congregations2.0%3.0%1.0%1.0%6.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
This county:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Coffee County:

7.06 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Coffee County:

7.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.8%
State:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

32.5%
Alabama:

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

16.6%
Alabama:

13.5%

11.74% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,363 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.74%
Alabama average:

6.81%

0.85% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,467 average AGI)
Coffee County:

0.85%
Alabama average:

0.14%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Dale County, AL  1.46% ($37,496 average AGI)
from Covington County, AL  0.50% ($20,897)
from Pike County, AL  0.50% ($23,282)


11.06% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,115 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.06%
Alabama average:

6.16%

0.81% of residents moved to foreign countries ($3,402 average AGI)
Coffee County:

0.81%
Alabama average:

0.06%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Dale County, AL  1.14% ($29,335 average AGI)
to Houston County, AL  0.51% ($41,873)
to Covington County, AL  0.49% ($22,882)

Strongest AM radio stations in Victoria:

  • WQLS (1200 AM; 10 kW; OZARK, AL; Owner: STYLES BROADCASTING OF DOTHAN, INC.)
  • WTBF (970 AM; 5 kW; TROY, AL; Owner: TROY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WTKN (1560 AM; daytime; 5 kW; DALEVILLE, AL; Owner: JOSEPH A. ADAMS, SR.)
  • WELB (1350 AM; 1 kW; ELBA, AL; Owner: ELBA RADIO COMPANY)
  • WOZK (900 AM; 1 kW; OZARK, AL; Owner: OZARK B/CING. CORP.)
  • WOOF (560 AM; 5 kW; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: WOOF, INC.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WMSP (740 AM; 10 kW; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOPP (1290 AM; 3 kW; OPP, AL; Owner: E. & R BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Victoria:

  • WKMX (106.7 FM; ENTERPRISE, AL; Owner: WKMX, INC.)
  • WZTZ (101.1 FM; ELBA, AL; Owner: ELBA RADIO COMPANY)
  • WQLD (104.3 FM; LUVERNE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZHT (105.7 FM; TROY, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTBF-FM (94.7 FM; BRUNDIDGE, AL; Owner: TROY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAXU (91.1 FM; TROY, AL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WDJR (96.9 FM; ENTERPRISE, AL; Owner: GULF SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDYF (90.3 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLWI-FM (92.3 FM; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WOAB (104.9 FM; OZARK, AL; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRJM-FM (93.7 FM; GENEVA, AL; Owner: STAGE DOOR DEVELOPMENT, INC.)
  • WOOF-FM (99.7 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: WOOF, INC.)
  • WTVY-FM (95.5 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: STYLES BROADCASTING OF DOTHAN, INC.)
  • WXUS (100.5 FM; FORT RUCKER, AL; Owner: SKYWAY BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • WTSU (89.9 FM; MONTGOMERY-TROY, AL; Owner: TROY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WAQG (91.7 FM; OZARK, AL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WAOQ (100.3 FM; BRANTLEY, AL; Owner: ALATRON CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WRWA (88.7 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: TROY STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Victoria:

  • WRJM-TV (Channel 67; TROY, AL; Owner: JOSIE PARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSFA (Channel 12; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WDIQ (Channel 2; DOZIER, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WCOV-TV (Channel 20; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: WOODS COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WTVY (Channel 4; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WDFX-TV (Channel 34; OZARK, AL; Owner: WAITT LICENSE CO. OF ALABAMA, L.L.C.)
  • WGIQ (Channel 43; LOUISVILLE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Cr210 1 Mi From 125 (Lat: 31.534333 Lon: -85.946056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 49 m, Overall height: 55 m, Call Sign: WPEA217
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.460 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/07/1999, Expiration Date: 04/07/2004, Cancellation Date: 06/13/2004, Certifier: Richard J Spurlin Jr
    Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325-7252, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Hwy 125 .5 Mi Sw (Lat: 31.524639 Lon: -85.943000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 106 m, Call Sign: WNAV476
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.545 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/10/2004, Expiration Date: 10/26/2014
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Hwy 125 2.3 Mi Ne (Lat: 31.554056 Lon: -85.907722), Call Sign: WNXZ495, Licensee ID: L00003541
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.300 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/12/2001, Expiration Date: 12/16/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/03/2002
    Registrant: Alabama Electric Cooperative Inc, Andalusia, AL 36420, Phone: (205) 222-2571

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • Victoria Fire Tower (Lat: 31.487083 Lon: -85.968556), Overall height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WMU927
    Assigned Frequencies: 7100.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/15/1994, Expiration Date: 04/01/1997, Cancellation Date: 08/21/1996
    Registrant: Woods Communications Corporation, 1 Wcov Ave, Montgomery, AL 36111
  • .5 Mi Sw Of The Community Of Victoria 10 Mi Ne (Lat: 31.524583 Lon: -85.943000), Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WPNA349
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.081 MHz, 952.081 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/29/2002, Expiration Date: 04/01/2012, Cancellation Date: 06/02/2012
    Registrant: Powersouth Energy Cooperative, 2027 East Three Notch St., Andalusia, AL 36420, Phone: (334) 427-3000, Fax: (334) 427-3439, Email:
  • VICTORIA TW, Victoria Tower (Lat: 31.487083 Lon: -85.968556), Overall height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WNTN678
    Assigned Frequencies: 6123.10 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 1860.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/05/2001, Expiration Date: 12/09/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/08/2004
    Registrant: Phone: (334) 670-3268
  • VICTORIA, Hwy 125 .5 Mi Sw (Lat: 31.524639 Lon: -85.943000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 106 m, Call Sign: WCF268
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6745.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/23/2010, Expiration Date: 07/05/2020
    Registrant: Powersouth Energy Cooperative, 2027 East Three Notch St., Andalusia, AL 36420, Phone: (334) 427-3245, Fax: (334) 427-3439, Email:
  • Victoria Tower (Lat: 31.487083 Lon: -85.968556), Overall height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WLD642, Licensee ID: L00002686
    Assigned Frequencies: 951.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/26/1984, Expiration Date: 04/01/2004, Cancellation Date: 03/05/2004
    Registrant: Troy State University, University Ave, Troy, AL 36082
  • Victoria Lookout Tower (Lat: 31.487083 Lon: -85.968556), Call Sign: WLJ920, Licensee ID: L00094087
    Assigned Frequencies: 7000.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/26/1988, Expiration Date: 04/01/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/29/2012
    Registrant: Woods Communications Corporation, One Wcov Avenue, Montgomery, AL 36111
  • VICTORIA, 1.8 Mi S Of (Lat: 31.503750 Lon: -85.954667), Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WLM947
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6152.75 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/02/2010, Expiration Date: 02/01/2020, Cancellation Date: 12/20/2012, Certifier: Paul Wilson
    Registrant: At&t Services, Inc., 1120 20th Street, Nw, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-3048, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:



Victoria on our top lists:

  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Cashiers"
  • #79 (36346) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Celtic first ancestries"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2006"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006"
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