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Population in 2012: 183 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.1%
 

Males: 99  (54.1%)
Females: 84  (45.9%)

Median resident age:  33.3 years
Alabama median age:  43.1 years

Zip code: 36769

Estimated median household income in 2012: $16,341 (it was $11,389 in 2000)
Yellow Bluff:

$16,341
AL:

$41,574
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $7,931

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $80,992 (it was $40,000 in 2000)
Yellow Bluff:

$80,992
AL:

$123,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $83,608; Detached houses: $152,000; Mobile homes: $55,111

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  • Black alone - 187 (99.5%)
  • White alone - 1 (0.5%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Yellow Bluff: 82.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (8.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 101 feet

Land area: 0.54 square miles.

Population density: 338 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Yellow Bluff:

  • High school or higher: 72.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 35.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Yellow Bluff town:

  • Never married: 59.9%
  • Now married: 21.2%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.3%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Montgomery, AL (75.7 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (493.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Pine Hill, AL (2.6 miles ), Coy-Fatama, AL (3.0 miles) , Camden, AL (3.4 miles ), Vredenburgh, AL (3.6 miles ), Boykin, AL (3.8 miles ), Alberta, AL (3.8 miles) , Thomasville, AL (3.9 miles ), Catherine, AL (3.9 miles) .

Latitude: 31.96 N, Longitude: 87.48 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 334

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

16.3%
Alabama:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -66 (-26.7%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Wholesale trade (32%)
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Educational services (33%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (20%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (67%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (33%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (30%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (20%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Bus drivers (10%)


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Tornado activity:

Yellow Bluff-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/1/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.9 miles away from the Yellow Bluff town center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 4/23/1971, a category F4 tornado 31.2 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Yellow Bluff-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 83% 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 59.2 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 54.5 miles away from Yellow Bluff center
On 7/16/1993 at 10:54:32, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 52.6 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) earthquake occurred 60.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1998 at 15:20:01, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 46.6 miles away from Yellow Bluff center
On 3/25/1996 at 14:15:50, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 70.7 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 Wilcox County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Yellow Bluff:

  • CAMDEN NURSING FACILITY INC. (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CAMDEN, AL)
  • HOMETOWN HOSPICE OF CAMDEN, INC (Hospital, about 12 miles away; CAMDEN, AL)
  • THOMASVILLE HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; THOMASVILLE, AL)

Political contributions by individuals in Yellow Bluff, AL

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Yellow Bluff:

  • University of West Alabama (about 56 miles; Livingston, AL; Full-time enrollment: 2,279)
  • Alabama State University (about 75 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 4,561)
  • Meridian Community College (about 79 miles; Meridian, MS; FT enrollment: 2,932)
  • James H Faulkner State Community College (about 79 miles; Bay Minette, AL; FT enrollment: 2,682)
  • Faulkner University (about 80 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 2,534)
  • Shelton State Community College (about 81 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 3,652)
  • Auburn University at Montgomery (about 82 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 3,426)

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Church in Yellow Bluff: Mount Pleasant Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 49.7%

Average household size:
This town:  2.9 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.3%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.7%
Whole state:  4.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Yellow Bluff, AL

Yellow Bluff compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (61%)
  • Electricity (31%)
  • Utility gas (8%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Yellow Bluff town (based on Wilcox County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.13%
Here34.1%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchLutheran ChurchChurches of ChristPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents60.7%13.2%6.8%4.0%3.6%
Congregations35.6%20.0%6.7%8.9%4.4%
NameChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Association Reformed Presbyterian ChurchPresbyterian Church in AmericaLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents3.3%3.1%2.8%1.4%1.1%
Congregations4.4%4.4%4.4%2.2%8.9%
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: 9
Wilcox County:

7.05 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Wilcox County:

6.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

3.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

16.2%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Wilcox County:

39.4%
Alabama:

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

15.6%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$500
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$375
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$492
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$615
Totals for Government 0$0 8$1,982


5.12% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,204 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.12%
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 Clarke County, AL  0.50% ($8,000 average AGI)
from Dallas County, AL  0.47% ($21,722)
from Marengo County, AL  0.37% ($28,071)


5.83% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,684 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.83%
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 Clarke County, AL  0.67% ($23,269 average AGI)
to Montgomery County, AL  0.54% ($23,143)
to Marengo County, AL  0.49% ($27,737)

Strongest AM radio stations in Yellow Bluff:

  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJDB (630 AM; 1 kW; THOMASVILLE, AL; Owner: GRIFFIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCOX (1450 AM; 1 kW; CAMDEN, AL; Owner: DOWN HOME BROADCASTING)
  • WYNI (930 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, AL; Owner: MCKISSICK ENTERPRISES)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WYLS (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; YORK, AL; Owner: GRANTELL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMSP (740 AM; 10 kW; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEBY (1330 AM; 25 kW; MILTON, FL; Owner: SPINNAKER LICENSE CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Yellow Bluff:

  • WKXK (96.7 FM; PINE HILL, AL; Owner: AUTAUGAVILLE RADIO, INC.)
  • WINL (98.5 FM; LINDEN, AL; Owner: WEST ALABAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMBV (91.9 FM; DIXONS MILLS, AL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WYVC (102.3 FM; CAMDEN, AL; Owner: DOWN HOME BROADCASTING)
  • WJDB-FM (95.5 FM; THOMASVILLE, AL; Owner: GRIFFIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAPR (88.3 FM; SELMA, AL; Owner: UA-ASU-TSU EDUCATIONAL RADIO CORP.)
  • WBFZ (105.3 FM; SELMA, AL; Owner: IMANI COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION, INC)
  • WHNB (94.5 FM; JACKSON, AL; Owner: CAPITAL ASSETS, INC.)
  • WVFG (107.5 FM; UNIONTOWN, AL; Owner: CHARLES E. JONES, JR.)
  • WBMH (106.1 FM; GROVE HILL, AL; Owner: CAPITAL ASSETS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Yellow Bluff:

  • WAKA (Channel 8; SELMA, AL; Owner: ALABAMA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WIIQ (Channel 41; DEMOPOLIS, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)

Yellow Bluff fatal accident list:

Dec 19, 1987 08:55 PM, 10, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • CAMDEN ALLTEL, 1.5 Statute Mi Ne Of Frank Dobson Bridge Cossing The Al River W Of Camden (Lat: 31.982639 Lon: -87.390917), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 90 m, Overall height: 96.9 m, Call Sign: WQQM441
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/25/2013, Expiration Date: 01/25/2023, Certifier: Charles Cleary
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2

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