For population 25 years and over in Waverly:
For population 15 years and over in Waverly town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $364 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, GA (40.7 miles , pop. 185,781).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (48.6 miles , pop. 201,568).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (615.1 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Loachapoka-Roxana, AL (2.5 miles) , Camp Hill, AL (2.5 miles ), Loachapoka, AL (3.0 miles) , Auburn, AL (3.3 miles ), Opelika, AL (3.5 miles ), Dadeville, AL (3.6 miles ), Notasulga, AL (3.6 miles ), La Fayette, AL (3.9 miles ).
Latitude: 32.74 N, Longitude: 85.57 W
Population change in the 1990s: +30 (+19.5%).
Average climate in Waverly, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Waverly-area historical tornado activity is near Alabama state average. It is 120% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/18/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.4 miles away from the Waverly town center killed 8 people and injured 495 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 12/5/1954, a category F3 tornado 9.8 miles away from the town center injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Waverly-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alabama state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/19/2004 at 23:51:49, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 87.1 miles away from the city center
On 5/9/2004 at 08:56:10, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.4 miles away from Waverly center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), 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: 5, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Waverly:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Waverly:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 16.9%
(11.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.1% for Black residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Waverly compared to Alabama state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Waverly town (based on Chambers County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.24%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Waverly government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Waverly government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.49% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,794 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.07% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,265 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Waverly:
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TV broadcast stations around Waverly:
Waverly fatal accident list:
Jun 16, 1979 11:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Waverly)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Waverly)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.