Wetumpka, Alabama

Population 6,737

Wetumpka is located in Elmore County, AL. The population is 6,737, making Wetumpka the 3rd largest city in Elmore County.

There are 6 public schools in Wetumpka with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for Wetumpka is high , and there are 142 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Wetumpka is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Wetumpka property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Wetumpka include Blue Ridge, Redland and Elmore.

Wetumpka Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 14.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 67.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 17.4%

Crime Rate

40.22% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 129
  • Violent Crimes: 482
  • Robbery: 59
  • Burglary: 365
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

90.53% Higher than national avg.
  • 142 offenders in Wetumpka
  • 210.78 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

64 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 62

Unemployment

Low 2.2%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 2.5%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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6 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 6 K-12 public schools in Wetumpka, AL and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Wetumpka's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.

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142 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$222,400 compared to October 2018
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    18.6%
  • Rented
    39.1%
  • Owned
    42.3%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

177 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Wetumpka, AL issued 177 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 177 permits, 59 were issued for single family homes and 118 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Wetumpka, AL issued 164 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 164 permits, 54 were issued for single family homes and 110 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $690
  • 1 Bedroom: $815
  • 2 Bedrooms: $970
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,235
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,700

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Environmental Hazards

64 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1228/1334)
    Wetumpka, AL has 92.05% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Wetumpka, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.01 Average
    Wetumpka, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 47.48°
  • February 50.75°
  • March 58.53°
  • April 66.07°
  • May 73.16°
  • June 81.66°
  • July 82.53°
  • August 83.18°
  • September 76.68°
  • October 65.75°
  • November 55.4°
  • December 45.95°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Wetumpka, AL

Earthquakes
Wetumpka, AL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Wetumpka, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Wetumpka, AL has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Wetumpka, AL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Wetumpka, AL: $43,750

Unemployment

Unemployment in Wetumpka is 2.2%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 2.5% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 34.65%
White Collar - 65.35%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

City Representatives

  • Martha Roby

Neighborhood Info

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