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People

Total Population 2,721
Male Share of the Population 42.5%
Female Share of the Population 57.5%
Senior Citizens 15.6%
Employed Population 16+ 856
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 38.6%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 17.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $47,929
% Above Poverty Level 68.1%
% Below Poverty Level 31.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home 4.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 34.7%
Median Gross Rent $416
Median House Value $96,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 57.8%
US/American 0%
English 4.7%
Irish 2.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Camden Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 63 miles SW of Montgomery, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 207 miles SW of Atlanta, Georgia
County Wilcox
Standard Zip Codes 36726
Phone Area Codes 334
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.99
Longitude -87.29

Camden Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CAMDEN 3 NW
Distance 3.3 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 56 F
Apr Temp 50 to 77 F
Jul Temp 69 to 92 F
Oct Temp 51 to 78 F
Annual Precip 57 inches
Station MARION JUNCTION 2 NE
Distance 33.1 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 55 F
Apr Temp 49 to 75 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 51 to 77 F
Annual Precip 55 inches
Station FRISCO CITY 3 SSW
Distance 42.7 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 58 F
Apr Temp 52 to 76 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 53 to 78 F
Annual Precip 60.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Camden, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Millers Ferry (36726)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Beatrice 294 $30,625
Franklin 243 $67,083
Orrville 110 $28,438
Pine Apple 138 $37,159
Pine Hill 929 $31,932
Vredenburgh 154 $35,357

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Camden Public Libraries

Library
Wilcox County Library
BROAD STREET
Camden, Alabama
(334) 682-4355

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Camden Hospitals

J PAUL JONES HOSPITAL
(Government - Local)
317 MCWILLIAMS AVENUE
(334) 682-4131
Emergency Service: Yes

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Camden High Schools

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WILCOX CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL
1310 T L THREADGILL RD
334-682-9239
Serves 723 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 18.1

WILCOX COUNTY ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
30 CLAIBORNE STREET
334-682-5074
A Non-traditional School

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