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Population in 2012: 813 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.6%
 

Males: 432  (53.1%)
Females: 381  (46.9%)

Median resident age:  44.7 years
Alabama median age:  43.1 years

Zip codes: 36278.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $31,306 (it was $26,136 in 2000)
Wedowee:

$31,306
AL:

$41,574
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $17,640

Wedowee town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $87,842 (it was $70,700 in 2000)
Wedowee:

$87,842
AL:

$123,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $167,778; Detached houses: $181,103; Townhouses or other attached units: $232,637; In 2-unit structures: $232,637; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $134,412; Mobile homes: $43,942

Median gross rent in 2012: $393.

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Wedowee races chart
  • White alone - 552 (67.1%)
  • Black alone - 254 (30.9%)
  • Hispanic - 11 (1.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (0.4%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (0.2%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.1%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Wedowee: 82.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: Irish (19.8%), United States (7.2%), English (6.9%), Subsaharan African (6.3%), French (3.2%), Scottish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 880 feet

Land area: 3.51 square miles.

Population density: 232 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Wedowee:

  • High school or higher: 74.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.7%
  • Unemployed: 15.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wedowee town:

  • Never married: 20.6%
  • Now married: 42.3%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 25.0%

7 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.6%
Alabama:  2.9%



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Wedowee, Alabama as of December 29, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Wedowee to the number of sex offenders is 54 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $282 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $544 (0.5%)

Wedowee satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, GA (64.9 miles , pop. 185,781).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (69.8 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (602.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Woodland, AL (2.6 miles) , Morrison Crossroads, AL (2.8 miles ), Folsom, AL (3.0 miles) , Roanoke, AL (3.6 miles ), Wadley, AL (3.7 miles ), Graham, AL (3.7 miles ), Abanda, AL (3.8 miles) , Ephesus, GA (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $32,500
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings

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Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 33.31 N, Longitude: 85.49 W

Area code: 256

Wedowee household income distribution Wedowee home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Wedowee by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2008 2009 2010 2011
Murders 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 1011014100
per 100,000 121.80.0122.9123.00.01697.01215.10.0
Burglaries 00000308
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0363.60.0967.4
Thefts 10000131819
per 100,000 121.80.00.00.00.01575.82187.12297.5
Auto thefts 00000111
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0121.2121.5120.9
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 300.0) 30.40.025.625.60.0455.5354.1176.2

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Crime rate in Wedowee detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.09
Alabama average:

2.28

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.4%
Alabama:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -25 (-3.0%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (37%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (10%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Cashiers (8%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (8%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Woodworkers (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Wedowee-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 173% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/1/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.3 miles away from the Wedowee town center killed 7 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/27/1973, a category F4 tornado 21.6 miles away from the town center killed 7 people and injured 199 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wedowee-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alabama state average. It is 98% 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 82.4 miles away from the city center
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 86.1 miles away from Wedowee center
On 5/9/2004 at 08:56:10, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Randolph County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wedowee topographic map

Birthplace of: Alvin Wright - Football player.


Hospital/medical center in Wedowee:

  • WEDOWEE HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals,Government - Local, 209 NORTH MAIN STREET)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Wedowee:

  • FAITH HOME CARE, INC (Hospital, about 12 miles away; ROANOKE, AL)
  • RANDOLPH COUNTY HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; ROANOKE, AL)
  • ROANOKE HEALTH CARE CENTER, LLC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ROANOKE, AL)

Political contributions by individuals in Wedowee, AL

Local government website: www.wedoweeal.com/meet_wedowee.htm

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wedowee:

  • Southern Union State Community College (about 14 miles; Wadley, AL; Full-time enrollment: 3,299)
  • University of West Georgia (about 29 miles; Carrollton, GA; FT enrollment: 8,675)
  • West Georgia Technical College (about 32 miles; Waco, GA; FT enrollment: 2,833)
  • Jacksonville State University (about 40 miles; Jacksonville, AL; FT enrollment: 6,251)
  • Auburn University Main Campus (about 49 miles; Auburn University, AL; FT enrollment: 20,996)
  • Gadsden State Community College (about 56 miles; Gadsden, AL; FT enrollment: 4,222)
  • Georgia Highlands College (about 62 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 3,194)

Public high school in Wedowee:

Private high school in Wedowee:

  • NEW HOPE SCHOOL (Students: 41; Location: 3500 COUNTY ROAD 56; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle school in Wedowee:

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

Hotel: Olde English Inn (121 Main Street South).

Court: Juvenille Court (1 Main Street South).

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

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 29.9%
(38.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.9% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  64.8%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  2.6%
Whole state:  4.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Wedowee, AL

48 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
67 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Wedowee compared to Alabama state average:

  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.


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Banks with branches in Wedowee (2011 data):

  • Bank of Wedowee: Bank Of Wedowee at 112 West Broad Street, branch established on 1906/02/06. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $119.5 mil, Deposits: $99.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Swann Bancshares, Inc.
  • Small Town Bank: at 117 Main Street, branch established on 1999/07/02. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $236.7 mil, Deposits: $196.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 4 total offices, Holding Company: East Alabama Financial Group, Inc.
  • FirstState Bank: Lake Wedowee Office at 105 Main Street South, branch established on 2003/03/10. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $198.7 mil, Deposits: $154.8 mil, headquarters in Lineville, AL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: First State Capital Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Wedowee travel time to work - commute


Wedowee mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (40%)
  • Utility gas (38%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (20%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Wedowee town (based on Randolph County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.87%
Here49.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Churches of ChristChurch of the Nazarene
Adherents53.4%25.3%6.3%6.1%1.9%
Congregations36.3%31.4%6.9%10.8%2.0%
NameChristian Churches and Churches of ChristCatholic ChurchEpiscopal ChurchUnited Church of ChristOther
Adherents1.7%1.1%0.8%0.8%2.4%
Congregations2.0%1.0%1.0%2.0%6.9%
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: 4
Randolph County:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

10.72 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

11.7%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Randolph County:

31.7%
State:

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

13.6%
State:

13.5%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 2$4,287$25,7226$7,500
Police Protection - Officers 5$16,573$39,7750$0
Streets and Highways 4$7,405$22,2150$0
Welfare 0$0 3$6,338
Solid Waste Management 2$3,441$20,6460$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,002$24,0240$0
Totals for Government 14$33,708$28,8939$13,838


5.88% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,637 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.88%
Alabama average:

6.81%

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:
from Carroll County, GA  0.62% ($56,689 average AGI)
from Chambers County, AL  0.57% ($24,610)
from Calhoun County, AL  0.44% ($31,469)


5.54% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,048 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.54%
Alabama average:

6.16%

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:
to Calhoun County, AL  0.60% ($24,093 average AGI)
to Carroll County, GA  0.53% ($33,053)
to Troup County, GA  0.46% ($21,667)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wedowee:

  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WZZX (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LINEVILLE, AL; Owner: ROBERT A. PERRY)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WGSE (720 AM; daytime; 8 kW; HOGANSVILLE, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wedowee:

  • WELR-FM (102.3 FM; ROANOKE, AL; Owner: EAGLE'S NEST, INC.)
  • WMAX-FM (105.3 FM; BOWDON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WASZ (95.5 FM; ASHLAND, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSTH-FM (106.1 FM; ALEXANDER CITY, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLJS-FM (91.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES/JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WCKS (102.7 FM; FRUITHURST, AL; Owner: WCKS, INC.)
  • WBTR-FM (92.1 FM; CARROLLTON, GA; Owner: WYAI, INC.)
  • W269AX (101.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Wedowee:

  • WCIQ (Channel 7; MOUNT CHEAHA, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • W04DB (Channel 4; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VVILPTV, INC.)
  • WSWS-TV (Channel 66; OPELIKA, AL; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF OPELIKA)

Wedowee fatal accident list:

Jul 7, 2010 07:15 PM, Sr-48, Lat: 33.30900278, Lon: -85.46804444, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 13, 2005 03:43 PM, Us-Sr1, County Rd 15, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 10
Total length: 36 meters (118ft)
Total costs: $17,090,000
Total average daily traffic: 17,275
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,926
Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic: 27,310

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1940-1949: 1
  • 1950-1959: 1
  • 1960-1969: 3
  • 1970-1979: 0
  • 1980-1989: 2
  • 1990-1999: 0
  • 2000-2009: 3
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Wedowee, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 751 Main Street North (Lat: 33.308444 Lon: -85.484111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24 m, Call Sign: KNGG954
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.400 MHz, 458.400 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/27/2013, Expiration Date: 04/07/2023
    Registrant: Alabama Emergency Management Agency, 5898 County Road 41, Clanton, AL 35046, Phone: (205) 280-2290, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:
  • 301 N Main St (Lat: 33.304833 Lon: -85.494667), Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WNVB860
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.280 MHz, 155.340 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/11/2010, Expiration Date: 12/18/2020
    Registrant: Apco Spectrum Management Division Licensing Services 11/6/12 Cec, 351 N Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114, Phone: (386) 944-2463, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:
  • Wedowee Tank Hwy 48 1 Mi W (Lat: 33.309000 Lon: -85.505222), Call Sign: WNKY223, Licensee ID: L00648151
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.390 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/04/2003, Expiration Date: 02/16/2013, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2004
    Registrant: Wedowee, Town Of, Wedowee, AL 36278, Phone: (205) 357-2122
  • CONTROL STATION, 520 Hillcrest Avenue (Lat: 33.300000 Lon: -85.480833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQAS459
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.917 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/28/2004, Expiration Date: 07/28/2014, Certifier: Sylvia J Grant
    Registrant: Allcomm Wireless, 4116 First Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35222, Phone: (205) 271-4006, Fax: (205) 595-7642, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • CAVERS GROVE, 1373 County Road 66 (Lat: 33.399556 Lon: -85.504722), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WQQG464
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/04/2012, Expiration Date: 12/04/2022, Certifier: Chris Harris
    Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • WEDOWEE, Northwest Of The City Of Wedowee (Lat: 33.311639 Lon: -85.495500), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQQG543
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/05/2012, Expiration Date: 12/05/2022, Certifier: Chris Harris
    Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • CAVERS GROVE, 1373 County Road 66 (Lat: 33.399556 Lon: -85.504722), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WQQT214
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, 6315.84 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/26/2013, Expiration Date: 02/26/2023, Certifier: Charles Cleary
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • Wedowee, Northwest Of The City Of Wedowee (Lat: 33.311639 Lon: -85.495500), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQQU295
    Assigned Frequencies: 932.343 MHz, 941.343 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/04/2013, Expiration Date: 03/04/2023, 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:

42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wedowee)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 65-TF (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 4AC176B SER (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 27395 , Serial Number: 2080T, Year manufactured: 1940, Airworthiness Date: 04/22/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Larry L Colley, Po Box 56, Wedowee, AL 36278
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 333MW , Serial Number: 15063324, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 02/28/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Robert D Powell, Po Box 188, Wedowee, AL 36278
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-12 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 82 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 412SC , Serial Number: 12-868, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 11/30/2002
    Registrant (Individual): Bob L May, 132 Geralds Pt, Wedowee, AL 36278
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7658J , Serial Number: 28R-31058, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 07/03/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Mark E Smith, Po Box 478, Wedowee, AL 36278
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7844V , Serial Number: 465, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 09/08/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Bob L May, 132 Geralds Pt, Wedowee, AL 36278
  • Aircraft: CESSNA R182 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 111 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 800VE , Serial Number: R18200359, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 08/18/2004
    Registrant (Individual): Bob May, 132 Geralds Pt, Wedowee, AL 36278
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108-1 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 84 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4150 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8838K , Serial Number: 108-1838, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 07/15/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Olin P Messer, Po Box 17, Wedowee, AL 36278


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 33
  • Hazardous Condition: 5

Incident types - Wedowee


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Most common first names in Wedowee, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4373.4 years
William4174.6 years
John3877.3 years
Mary3073.1 years
Robert2274.9 years
Willie1775.4 years
Thomas1471.7 years
Charlie1371.6 years
George1172.0 years
Minnie1086.6 years
Most common last names in Wedowee, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Holloway2268.4 years
White1973.9 years
Smith1870.5 years
Knight1770.2 years
Mitchell1777.2 years
Boyd1673.2 years
Wright1675.6 years
Perry1575.6 years
Lipham1472.9 years
Johnson1473.2 years

Businesses in Wedowee, AL

  • FedEx: 1
  • H&R Block: 1
  • Subway: 1


Wedowee on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of police officers in 2006 per 1000 residents"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most bridges per 100,000 population"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Apparel"
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  • Thomas A. Thorsen (5)
  • Paul H. White (2)

Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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