Vredenburgh, Alabama

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Population in 2019: 290 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -11.3%
 
Males: 91  (31.4%)
Females: 199  (68.6%)
Median resident age:

40.9 years
Alabama median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 36481.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $10,095 (it was $27,321 in 2000)
Vredenburgh:

$10,095
AL:

$51,734

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $6,273 (it was $5,892 in 2000)

Vredenburgh town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $23,589 (it was $11,100 in 2000)
Vredenburgh:

$23,589
AL:

$154,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $36,828; detached houses: $77,259; mobile homes: $31,057
March 2019 cost of living index in Vredenburgh: 78.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 51.5%
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According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Vredenburgh, Alabama as of September 24, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Vredenburgh is 63 to 1.


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Ancestries: Italian (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 151 feet

Land area: 1.50 square miles.

Population density: 193 people per square mile   (very low).

Vredenburgh, Alabama map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $239 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $224 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Montgomery, AL (71.4 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (499.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Coy-Fatama, AL (2.1 miles ),
Beatrice, AL (3.1 miles ),
Camden, AL (3.5 miles ),
Yellow Bluff, AL (3.6 miles),
Oak Hill, AL (3.9 miles),
Peterman, AL (4.1 miles ),
Boykin, AL (4.2 miles ),
Pine Hill, AL (4.4 miles )

Latitude: 31.83 N, Longitude: 87.32 W

Area code: 334

Distribution of median household income in Vredenburgh, AL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Vredenburgh, AL in 2019
Vredenburgh satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.5%
Alabama:

4.0%
Population change in the 1990s: +12 (+3.8%).
Most common industries in Vredenburgh, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Wood products (17.3%)
  • Health care (15.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.5%)
  • Paper (9.6%)
  • Lumber & other construction materials merchant wholesalers (7.7%)
  • Social assistance (7.7%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (5.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Wood products (32.0%)
  • Paper (20.0%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (12.0%)
  • Lumber & other construction materials merchant wholesalers (8.0%)
  • Construction (8.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.0%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (29.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (25.9%)
  • Social assistance (14.8%)
  • Lumber & other construction materials merchant wholesalers (7.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.4%)
  • Educational services (7.4%)
  • Wood products (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Vredenburgh, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (26.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (15.4%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (13.5%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (56.0%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (8.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science technicians (4.0%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (29.6%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (25.9%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (11.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (3.7%)

Average climate in Vredenburgh, Alabama

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Tornado activity:

Vredenburgh-area historical tornado activity is below Alabama state average. It is 18% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.3 miles away from the Vredenburgh town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 3/1/2007, a category F4 tornado 21.0 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Vredenburgh-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alabama state average. It is 76% greater 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 48.7 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 109.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.2 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) earthquake occurred 208.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 134.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 208.9 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 Monroe County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Vredenburgh topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Vredenburgh:

  • HOMETOWN HOSPICE OF CAMDEN, INC (Hospital, about 12 miles away; CAMDEN, AL)
  • CAMDEN NURSING FACILITY INC. (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CAMDEN, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Vredenburgh:

  • Alabama State University (about 71 miles; Montgomery, AL; Full-time enrollment: 5,457)
  • James H Faulkner State Community College (about 73 miles; Bay Minette, AL; FT enrollment: 3,703)
  • University of West Alabama (about 74 miles; Livingston, AL; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • Faulkner University (about 76 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 2,887)
  • Auburn University at Montgomery (about 77 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 4,092)
  • Troy University (about 81 miles; Troy, AL; FT enrollment: 16,148)
  • The University of West Florida (about 89 miles; Pensacola, FL; FT enrollment: 10,240)

Points of interest:

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

Birthplace of: Moses Denson - Football player.

Monroe County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.6 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

72.9%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.9%
Whole state:

4.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Vredenburgh:

Marital status in Vredenburgh, AL
  • Never married: 76.8%
  • Now married: 6.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

For population 25 years and over in Vredenburgh:

  • High school or higher: 66.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 40.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

2.6
Alabama average:

11.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Vredenburgh, AL (based on Monroe County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,59751
Black Protestant4,57819
Mainline Protestant1,37715
Other3072
Catholic1001
None8,109-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Here:

3.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

4.40 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

3.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.6%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Monroe County:

36.2%
State:

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

6.9%
Alabama:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Vredenburgh:

44.0%
Alabama:

49.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Vredenburgh:

41.3%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

31.0
Alabama:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.3%
Alabama:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

14.1%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Vredenburgh:

38.3%
State:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

50.2%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Vredenburgh:

83.6%
Alabama:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Vredenburgh, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$1,044
Welfare 0$0 1$1,260
Totals for Government 0$0 8$2,304

Vredenburgh government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $169,000 ($582.76)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $11,000 ($37.93)
    Electric Utilities: $6,000 ($20.69)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,000 ($31.03)

Vredenburgh government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Local Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $7,000 ($24.14)
    Sewerage: $6,000 ($20.69)
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $7,000 ($24.14)
  • State Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $150,000 ($517.24)
  • Tax - Occupation and Business License - Other: $16,000 ($55.17)
    Property: $3,000 ($10.34)

Vredenburgh government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,000 ($41.38)

4.22% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,895 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.22%
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 Conecuh County, AL  0.50% ($29,118 average AGI)
from Escambia County, AL  0.46% ($38,258)
from Mobile County, AL  0.41% ($41,179)


4.38% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,395 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.38%
Alabama average:

5.97%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Baldwin County, AL  0.50% ($39,147 average AGI)
to Mobile County, AL  0.46% ($32,323)
to Conecuh County, AL  0.43% ($31,655)

Strongest AM radio stations in Vredenburgh:

  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WYNI (930 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, AL; Owner: MCKISSICK ENTERPRISES)
  • WCOX (1450 AM; 1 kW; CAMDEN, AL; Owner: DOWN HOME BROADCASTING)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WJDB (630 AM; 1 kW; THOMASVILLE, AL; Owner: GRIFFIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEBY (1330 AM; 25 kW; MILTON, FL; Owner: SPINNAKER LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMSP (740 AM; 10 kW; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBCA (1110 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BAY MINETTE, AL; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WNTM (710 AM; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Vredenburgh:

  • WYVC (102.3 FM; CAMDEN, AL; Owner: DOWN HOME BROADCASTING)
  • WAPR (88.3 FM; SELMA, AL; Owner: UA-ASU-TSU EDUCATIONAL RADIO CORP.)
  • WKXK (96.7 FM; PINE HILL, AL; Owner: AUTAUGAVILLE RADIO, INC.)
  • WPGG (93.3 FM; EVERGREEN, AL; Owner: GULF COAST BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • WINL (98.5 FM; LINDEN, AL; Owner: WEST ALABAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJDB-FM (95.5 FM; THOMASVILLE, AL; Owner: GRIFFIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHNB (94.5 FM; JACKSON, AL; Owner: CAPITAL ASSETS, INC.)
  • WMBV (91.9 FM; DIXONS MILLS, AL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WMFC-FM (99.3 FM; MONROEVILLE, AL; Owner: MONROE BROACASTING CO., INC.)
  • WFNU (101.1 FM; REPTON, AL; Owner: BRANTLEY BROADCAST ASSOCIATES)
  • WBFZ (105.3 FM; SELMA, AL; Owner: IMANI COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Vredenburgh:

  • WAKA (Channel 8; SELMA, AL; Owner: ALABAMA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)

Vredenburgh fatal accident list:

Oct 31, 1978 03:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 79ft / 23.8mTotal length
  • $8,671,000Total costs
  • 3,235Total average daily traffic
  • 723Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,008Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • JOHN NETTLES, 6.08 Miles South Of Camden Municipal Airport (Lat: 31.872556 Lon: -87.346306), Type: 94.5, Structure height: 01131 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: Pine Belt Cellular, Inc., John@pinebelt.Net, , Arlin-gton, Phone: (334) 385-2106
  • JOHN NETTLES, 6.08 Miles South Of Camden Municipal Airport (Lat: 31.872556 Lon: -87.346306), Type: 94.5, Structure height: 01131 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Licensee ID: C, Registrant: Pine Belt Cellular, Inc., John@pinebelt.Net, , Arlin-gton, Phone: (334) 385-2106
  • JOHN NETTLES, 6.08 Miles South Of Camden Municipal Airport (Lat: 31.872556 Lon: -87.346306), Type: 94.5, Structure height: 01131 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: Pine Belt Cellular, Inc., John@pinebelt.Net, , Arlin-gton, Phone: (334) 385-2106
  • JOHN NETTLES, 6.08 Miles South Of Camden Municipal Airport (Lat: 31.872556 Lon: -87.346306), Type: 94.5, Structure height: 01131 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: Pine Belt Cellular, Inc., John@pinebelt.Net, , Arlin-gton, Phone: (334) 385-2106

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • .3 Mi Ne (Lat: 31.830972 Lon: -87.315528), Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WPNA348,
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.693 MHz, 952.693 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:
  • VREDENBURGH, 6.08 Miles South Of Camden Municipal Airport (Lat: 31.872556 Lon: -87.346306), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WQUM865,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11035.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/20/2014, Expiration Date: 08/20/2024, Certifier: John Nettles, Registrant: Monte R. Lee & Company, 525 Central Park Drive, Suite 300, Oklahoma City, OK 73105, Phone: (405) 842-2405, Fax: (405) 848-8018, Email:

Most common first names in Vredenburgh, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary784.6 years
Willie677.2 years
Robert472.3 years
James365.3 years
David248.5 years
Albert270.0 years
George272.5 years
Alma282.1 years
General270.6 years
Elmore274.9 years
Most common last names in Vredenburgh, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Mccants879.1 years
Blackmon862.9 years
Bell567.2 years
Lewis561.2 years
Knight574.4 years
Brown567.0 years
James459.3 years
Kennedy476.7 years
Odom463.0 years
Moye466.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Vredenburgh, AL
  • 100.0%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Vredenburgh, AL
  • 100.0%Electricity


Vredenburgh compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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