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Vinegar Bend, Alabama - Basic Facts

The Vinegar Bend Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Washington County at latitude 31.2591 and longitude -88.3673. Washington County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 161 feet.

The formal official name is the Vinegar Bend Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Vinegar Bend, Alabama.

The U5 Census Class Code for Vinegar Bend indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the Vinegar Bend Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Vinegar Bend: The Bend.

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Vinegar Bend, AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 196
Population in Households 196
Population in Familes 167
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 21
Diversity Index2 45


Total Households 83
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 59
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 100 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 69 (69.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 14 (14.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 17 (17.0%)
Median Home Value $85,000
Average Home Value $110,000


Median Household Income $37,459
Average Household Income $46,951
Per Capita Income $19,228
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.49% 0.0%
Households 0.87% 0.24%
Families 5.5% 0.0%
Median Household Income   -1.35%
Per Capita Income   1.55%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Vinegar Bend, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Vinegar Bend to the other 578 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 508 12th
Population Density1 # 571 1st
Diversity Index2 # 197 66th
Median Household Income # 272 53rd
Per Capita Income # 284 51st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Alabama Census Data Comparison Tool.