AL

National Population : 333,590,059
Alabama State Population : 5,207,608

About Vernon, AL

Vernon, AL is located in Lamar County in the state of Alabama.

The total City Population for Vernon is about 1,850 with about 121 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 4,664.

The Average Home Value is $73,300.00, which is roughly 36% lower than the Average Home Value of $115,084.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 61% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $36,299.00, which is roughly 17% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $43,882.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 37% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Vernon is about 13.3%.

Alabama is ranked #49 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 10.63 out of 100.

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Voting

Lamar County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 84.15% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 85.83%
Democratic: 13.6%
Other: 0.57%


Nearby Locations

Sulligent, AL (9.63 mi.)
Kennedy, AL (13.51 mi.)
Millport, AL (14.20 mi.)
Beaverton, AL (15.72 mi.)
Detroit, AL (16.70 mi.)
Fayette, AL (17.00 mi.)
Gu-Win, AL (19.45 mi.)
Guin, AL (19.45 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 35592
Latitude : 33.753042
Longitude : -88.082516
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 294 ft.
Area Code(s) : 205, 659

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.35
Male Population Estimate : 47.96%
Female Population Estimate : 52.04%
Median Age : 41.8
Male Median Age : 40.7
Female Median Age : 43.1

White Population Estimate : 87.07%
Black Population Estimate : 12.18%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.16%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.02%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.02%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.58%
Other Population Estimate : 0.86%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Vernon specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Lamar County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Lamar County: About 162 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Lamar County is about 44% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.