Wetumpka Elmore County, Alabama

Wetumpka: City in Alabama, USA

About

Wetumpka is a city located in the county of Elmore in the U.S. state of Alabama. Its population at the 2010 census was 6,528. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,431 inhabitants.

The city was created 188 years ago in 1833.

Wetumpka Quick Facts

Population : 8,431 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
County : Elmore County
Postal code : 36092–36093
Phone Area Codes : 334
Water as percent of area : 3.66%
Land as percent of area : 96.34%
Altitude : 200 feet / 61 meters
Capital city : Wetumpka is capital of Elmore County
Establishment : January 01, 1834 (188 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 22:05:35 (23rd May 2022)
Population growth : 22.57% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Wetumpka is located at 32°32'37"N 86°12'43"W (32.5437400, -86.2119100).

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Demographics

The population of Wetumpka increased by 22.57% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 6,528 - census
2011 7,005 6.81% estimation process
2012 7,203 2.75% estimation process
2013 7,445 3.25% estimation process
2014 7,703 3.35% estimation process
2015 8,045 4.25% estimation process
2016 8,224 2.18% estimation process
2017 8,216 -0.1% estimation process
2018 8,342 1.51% estimation process
2019 8,371 0.35% estimation process
2020 8,431 0.71% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 8,371
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 6,788
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 23.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 7,220
April 1, 2010 Population : 6,528
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.9%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 19.6%
People over 65 (%) : 16.4%
Female persons, % : 58.8%
White only, percent : 61.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 33.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.1%
Asians alone % : 0.9%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.5%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.0%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 60.7%
2015-2019 Veterans : 542
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 0.9%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 58.7%

Wetumpka zip code is 36092. County name: Elmore, County fips: 01051

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 58.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $137,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,196
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $273
2015-2019 median gross rent : $792
2015-2019 Households : 2,917
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.47
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 78.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 79.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 72.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 85.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 14.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 4.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 51.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 47.3%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 65,512
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 223,466
2012 total retail sales per capita : $31,461
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $42,820
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $24,031
Percentage of people living in poverty : 12.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 818
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 456
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 219
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 115
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 646
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 96
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 659
2010 population per square mile : 645.4
2010 land area in square miles : 10.11
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 58.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $137,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,196
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $273
2015-2019 median gross rent : $792
2015-2019 Households : 2,917
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.47
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 78.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 79.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 72.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 85.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 14.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 4.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 51.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 47.3%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 65,512
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 223,466
2012 total retail sales per capita : $31,461
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $42,820
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $24,031
Percentage of people living in poverty : 12.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 818
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 456
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 219
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 115
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 646
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 96
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 659
2010 population per square mile : 645.4
2010 land area in square miles : 10.11

Best Things to Do in Wetumpka

1 Gold Star Park

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2 Fort Toulouse-Jackson Park

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3 Swayback Bridge Trail

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4 Wetumpka Civic Center

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5 Corn Creek Park

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Where ot Eat in Wetumpka

1 McDonald's

Rating: 3.7 (1407)

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2 Waffle House

Rating: 4.1 (666)

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3 Zaxby's Chicken Fingers & Buffalo Wings

Rating: 4.3 (501)

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4 Hardee's

Rating: 3.8 (493)

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5 Burger King

Rating: 3.8 (447)

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Where to Stay in Wetumpka

1 Hampton Inn Wetumpka

Rating: 4.5 (387)

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2 Key West Inn - Wetumpka

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Other Places in Wetumpka

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People born in Wetumpka (14)

People born in Wetumpka, including Dutch basketball player Maurice Smith, United States Navy Admiral Charles McMorris, television and film actor James Anderson, .

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Schools in Wetumpka

College & universities near Wetumpka, AL

Code Name City ZIP
101189 Faulkner University Montgomery (AL) 36109-3390

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Wetumpka, AL

Code Name Address Type
MGM Montgomery, AL 950 West South Boulevard BUS
SLA Selma, AL 434 Broad Street BUS
BRR Brent, AL 10393 Alabama Highway 5 BUS
MAA Marion, AL 26400 Alabama Highway 14 BUS
CMD Camden, AL 8 Claiborne Street \r\n8 Claiborne Street \r\n BUS

Post offices near Wetumpka

Post Office Name City ZIP
Wetumpka Post Office Wetumpka (AL) 36093

Other cities in Elmore County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Elmore County , AL.

City Name Population Title
Millbrook 16,117 City in Autauga and Elmore counties, Alabama, United States of America
Tallassee 4,454 City located in both Elmore and Tallapoosa counties in the U.
Good Hope 2,393 Alabama
Elmore 1,352 Town in Alabama, United States
Coosada 1,315 Town of the United States
Deatsville 1,243 Town of the United States
Eclectic 1,008 Town of the United States

Distance to Other Cities

Wetumpka distances to largest Alabama cities