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Wilcox County, Alabama (AL)

County population in 2014: 11,098 (all rural); it was 13,183 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,543
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,040
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,977
Renter-occupied apartments: 901 (it was 799 in 2000)
% of renters here:

17%
State:

30%

Land area: 889 sq. mi.

Water area: 18.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 12 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Wilcox County: 82.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (31.7%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (22.2%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (20.6%), Public administration (12.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 51%
  • Government: 36%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 13%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Wilcox County, Alabama:

  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (72.2%)
  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (26.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (0.6%)
Median resident age:  38.0 years
Alabama median age:  37.0 years
Males: 5,247  (47.3%)
Females: 5,851  (52.7%)
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Average household size:
Wilcox County:

2.0 people
Alabama:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $23,421 ($16,646 in 1999)

This county:

$23421
Alabama:

$42849

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $243 (lower quartile is $114, upper quartile is $333)
This county:

$243
State:

$515


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $67,109 (it was $39,500 in 2000)
Wilcox:

$67,109
Alabama:

$122,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $26,100 - $124,358

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $124,195
Here:

$124,195
State:

$176,830

Townhouses or other attached units: $66,325
Here:

$66,325
State:

$151,279

Mobile homes: $26,480
Here:

$26,480
State:

$41,825
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $877
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $396

Institutionalized population: 106

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 0
  • Thefts: 11
  • Auto thefts: 3

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 4
  • Thefts: 13
  • Auto thefts: 9
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $275 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $338 (0.6%)

Wilcox County household income distribution in 2009 Wilcox County home values distribution Wilcox County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 39.2%
(8.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.2% for Black residents, 58.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 93.1% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 39.5%
Wilcox County:

39.5%
Alabama:

18.7%
(9.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 49.7% for Black residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 78.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 39 years old
(Males: 37 years old, Females: 41 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 52 years old, Black residents: 34 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Wilcox County is $381 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $435 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $552 a month.

Cities in this county include: Camden, Alberta, Coy-Fatama, Pine Hill, Boykin, Yellow Bluff, Pine Apple, Catherine.

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

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Neighboring counties: De Soto Parish, Louisiana , Jefferson County, Mississippi , Coffee County, Georgia , Smith County, Mississippi , Hood County, Texas , Johnson County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

15.1%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 328
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 59.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 10.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 41 (44% naturalized citizens)

Wilcox County:

0.3%
Whole state:

2.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 6
  • 1990 to 1994: 0
  • 1985 to 1989: 6
  • 1980 to 1984: 0
  • 1975 to 1979: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 12
  • 1970 to 1974: 4
  • 1965 to 1969: 13

Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 63.1%

Wilcox County marital status for males Wilcox County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,364
  • One, attached: 43
  • Two: 36
  • 3 or 4: 158
  • 5 to 9: 65
  • 10 to 19: 15
  • 20 or more: 17
  • Mobile homes: 2,456
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 29

Housing units in Wilcox County with a mortgage: 867 (48 second mortgage, 44 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,063

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

64.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Wilcox County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,44234
Black Protestant3,00725
Mainline Protestant5688
Other952
Catholic123
None4,546-
Wilcox County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Wilcox County:

7.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This 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.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

3.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Wilcox County:

16.2%
Alabama:

11.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Wilcox County:

39.4%
State:

31.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.6%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Wilcox County:

Average size of farms: 523 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $16,480
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $82.81
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 79.18%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $19,366
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 7.92%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $43,556
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.52%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 10.54
Corn for grain: 1036 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 2523 harvested acres
Vegetables: 129 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 79 acres

Earthquake activity:

Wilcox County-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 82% 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 60.4 miles away from Wilcox County 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 97.8 miles away from the county 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 56.8 miles away from the county center
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) earthquake occurred 199.5 miles away from the county center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 122.7 miles away from Wilcox County center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 399.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • AlabamaSevere Storms, Tornadoes, and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: April 27, 2011, Emergency Declared (EM-3319): April 27, 2011, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3319, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Wind
  • AlabamaSevere Storms, Flooding, Tornadoes, and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: March 25, 2009 to April 3, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1835): April 28, 2009, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1835, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • AlabamaHurricane Gustav, Incident Period: August 29, 2008 to September 3, 2008, Emergency Declared (EM-3292): August 30, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3292, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • AlabamaSevere Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: March 1, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1687): March 3, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1687, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • AlabamaHurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to September 26, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1605): August 29, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1605, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • AlabamaHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3237): September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3237, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • AlabamaHurricane Dennis, Incident Period: July 10, 2005 to July 16, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1593): July 10, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1593, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • AlabamaHurricane Ivan, Incident Period: September 13, 2004 to September 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1549): September 15, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1549, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • AlabamaSevere Snowfall, Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared (EM-3096): March 15, 1993, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3096, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
  • AlabamaFlooding, Severe Storm, Tornado, Incident Period: March 15, 1990 to March 28, 1990, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-861): March 21, 1990, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-861, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 3 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

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, Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 4, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Canada (27%)
  • Japan (24%)
  • Philippines (15%)
  • Jamaica (15%)
  • United Kingdom (5%)
  • Other Northern Europe (5%)
  • Guatemala (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Wilcox County (%):

  • United States or American (12%)
  • English (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • African (1%)
  • German (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Wilcox County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,574 (76%)
  • Carpooled: 646 (19%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 19 (1%)
  • Walked: 41 (1%)
  • Other means: 39 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 58 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Wilcox County, Alabama in 2000:

  • 163 people in state prisons
  • 90 people in nursing homes
  • 43 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 5 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Wilcox County, Alabama in 2010:

  • 68 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 38 people in federal detention centers
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $32,697.

4.92% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,038 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.92%
Alabama average:

6.02%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.77% relocated from other counties in Alabama ($19,489 average AGI)
1.15% relocated from other states ($5,549 average AGI)
Wilcox County:

1.15%
Alabama average:

2.63%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Clarke County, AL  0.80% ($34,467 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, AL  0.43% ($16,438)
from Dallas County, AL  0.40% ($16,000)
from Jefferson County, AL  0.40% ($27,067)
from Marengo County, AL  0.29% ($18,727)


6.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,348 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.00%
Alabama average:

6.06%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.52% relocated to other counties in Alabama ($21,207 average AGI)
1.48% relocated to other states ($6,141 average AGI)
Wilcox County:

1.48%
Alabama average:

2.67%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dallas County, AL  0.53% ($21,450 average AGI)
to Montgomery County, AL  0.53% ($21,300)
to Jefferson County, AL  0.50% ($29,474)
to Clarke County, AL  0.45% ($21,471)
to Marengo County, AL  0.32% ($36,833)
to Mobile County, AL  0.32% ($34,750)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 17.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.0

Births per 1000 population in Wilcox County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Wilcox County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 12.1

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Wilcox County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Wilcox County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Wilcox County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,600 (1,668 aged, 932 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 444 (12%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Wilcox County, Alabama in 1999 - 2014:

  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (384)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (111)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (105)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (82)
  • Congestive heart failure (73)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (66)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (55)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (52)
  • Car occupant [any] injured in unspecified traffic accident (44)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (43)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 23%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 11,562
  • In family households: 10,081 (1,480 male householders, 1,630 female householders)
    1,628 spouses, 3,630 children (3,377 natural, 116 adopted, 137 stepchildren), 814 grandchildren, 232 brothers or sisters, 92 parents, 306 other relatives, 228 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,481 (656 male householders (607 living alone)), 718 female householders (666 living alone)), 107 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 108 (106 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,270 2-persons, 771 3-persons, 536 4-persons, 328 5-persons, 108 6-persons, 97 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,273 1-person, 97 2-persons, 2 3-persons, 2 4-persons.

1,643 married couples with children.
1,646 single-parent households (188 men, 1,458 women).

97.2% of residents of Wilcox County speak English at home.
1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (63% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 22% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (82% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (38% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 35% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $116,824,000 ($9016 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $6,078,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $38,416,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $22,260,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $922,000
Federal grants: $46,125,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,561,000 ($1,849,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $6,541,000 ($3,402,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $173,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $873,000
Federal Government insurance: $3,701,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,183
Here:

91 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 780
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: 0
Here:

0 per 1000 residents
State:

+6 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -461
Here -36 per 1000 residents
State +2 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Wilcox County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.66 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 62
  • 2000 to 2004: 486
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,388
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,111
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,327
  • 1960 to 1969: 595
  • 1950 to 1959: 184
  • 1940 to 1949: 187
  • 1939 or earlier: 269
Rooms in houses/apartments in Wilcox County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 62
  • 3 rooms: 398
  • 4 rooms: 500
  • 5 rooms: 1,077
  • 6 rooms: 730
  • 7 rooms: 544
  • 8 rooms: 414
  • 9+ rooms: 252
  • 1 room: 19
  • 2 rooms: 56
  • 3 rooms: 111
  • 4 rooms: 160
  • 5 rooms: 239
  • 6 rooms: 119
  • 7 rooms: 67
  • 8 rooms: 7
  • 9+ rooms: 21
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Wilcox County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 45
  • 1 bedroom: 167
  • 2 bedrooms: 852
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,118
  • 4 bedrooms: 664
  • 5+ bedrooms: 131
  • no bedroom: 23
  • 1 bedroom: 144
  • 2 bedrooms: 226
  • 3 bedrooms: 334
  • 4 bedrooms: 61
  • 5+ bedrooms: 11
Cars and other vehicles available in Wilcox County, Alabama in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 626
  • 1 vehicle: 1,381
  • 2 vehicles: 1,180
  • 3 vehicles: 557
  • 4 vehicles: 181
  • 5+ vehicles: 52
  • no vehicle: 333
  • 1 vehicle: 282
  • 2 vehicles: 116
  • 3 vehicles: 46
  • 4 vehicles: 2
  • 5+ vehicles: 20

69% of Wilcox County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 67% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 64% lived in Alabama.

Wilcox County:

69.5%
State average:

58.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 12116
  • Northeast: 223
  • Midwest: 145
  • South: 569
  • West: 85

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $23,700


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 7%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 9%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Wilcox County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (42.4%)
  • Electricity (40.6%)
  • Utility gas (10.4%)
  • Wood (4.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.9%)
  • Electricity (48.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (31.7%)
  • Wood (12.0%)
  • Utility gas (7.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 189
Here:

9.6%
Alabama:

10.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 103
Here:

10.8%
Alabama:

10.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 31
Here:

11.8%
Alabama:

14.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Wilcox County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,169,000
    Police Protection: $490,000
    Central Staff Services: $460,000
    Water Utilities: $449,000
    Solid Waste Management: $421,000
    Corrections - Other: $303,000
    General Public Buildings: $292,000
    Financial Administration: $251,000
    General - Other: $182,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $120,000
    Libraries: $51,000
    Private Transit Subsidies: $40,000
    Health Services - Other: $28,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $22,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $20,000
    Fire Protection: $15,000
    Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $13,000
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000
    Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $122,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Regular Highways: $284,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $639,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,273,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $12,000

Wilcox County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $507,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $13,000
    Public Welfare: $12,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $715,000
    Interest Earnings: $106,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $450,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,021,000
    General Support: $185,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,302,000
    Total General Sales: $356,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $166,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $151,000
    Tobacco Sales: $63,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $49,000
    Other Selective Sales: $24,000
    NEC: $22,000

Wilcox County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $370,000
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,030,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $3,120,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,915,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $3,120,000
    Water Utilities: $315,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $115,000
    Water Utilities: $55,000

Wilcox County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,100,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,679
  • Number of aged recipients: 185
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,494
  • Number of recipients under 18: 270
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,024
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 385
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 665
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 737
Wilcox County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Wilcox County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Wilcox County, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary8778.4 years
James7872.7 years
Willie7472.2 years
John6073.2 years
William4375.9 years
Robert4276.4 years
George3376.2 years
Henry2875.8 years
Annie2780.9 years
Charlie2276.4 years
Most common last names in Wilcox County, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones6076.2 years
Johnson5074.8 years
Smith4372.5 years
Williams4275.6 years
Morgan3380.3 years
Pettway2871.3 years
Brown2363.2 years
Thompson2379.9 years
Young2176.5 years
Davis2176.7 years
Businesses in Wilcox County, AL
NameCountNameCount
CVS1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Subway1
H&R Block1True Value2
Hardee's1U-Haul1

Wilcox County on our top lists:

  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"