Vernon

  1. Vernon Legal Resources
  2. Vernon Statistics
  3. Vernon Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Vernon Employment Information
  5. Vernon Family Information
  6. Vernon Education Information
  7. Vernon Public Benefits Information
  8. Vernon Criminal Information
  9. Vernon Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  10. Vernon Zip Codes


Vernon Legal Resources

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Alabama Law
Alabama Constitution
Alabama Codes from Justia
Code of Alabama from Alabama Legislative Information System Online (ALISON)
Administrative Code of Alabama from ALISON
Alabama Legislation 1998+ from ALISON

Alabama State Government
Office of the Governor - Official website of Alabama's governor.
Alabama State Legislature - comprised of the House and Senate.
State Senate - The Alabama State Senate is composed of 35 Senators. Each Senator represents a district of approximately 120,000 Alabamians.
House of Representatives - The Alabama House of Representatives is comprised of 105 members. Each member represents a district of approximately 40,000 people. All revenue raising matters must originate in the House.
Administrative Office of Courts - The purpose of the website is to keep the user informed about the Alabama Court System - its people, policies, events, and legal issues. It also provides access to a wide variety of information for those in the Alabama legal community.
Supreme Court - Alabama has three appellate courts - the Supreme Court, the Court of Civil Appeals, and the Court of Criminal Appeals.
Court of Civil Appeals
Court of Criminal Appeals

Legal Related Alabama State Agencies and Organizations
Alabama State Bar
Alabama Center for Dispute Resolution - The Alabama Center for Dispute Resolution, Inc. is a non-profit corporation organized to develop, implement, administer, assist, and manage alternative dispute resolution (ADR) programs in the courts, neighborhoods, educational facilities and government agencies within the State of Alabama.
Board of Pardons & Paroles - The mission of this agency is to enhance the safety of citizens by providing the Board of Pardons and Paroles and the Courts, which have probationary powers, with investigation and supervision of adult felony offenders who are placed on parole and probation.
State Law Library - The Alabama Supreme Court and State Law Library is the oldest law library in Alabama having been established in 1828 as the Library Society of the Bench and Bar of the Supreme Court, a private non-profit organization whose goal was to provide a library for the exclusive use of the Bench and Bar of the Supreme Court of the State.
Alabama Law Institute - Propose is to to clarify and simplify the laws of Alabama, to revise laws that are out-of-date and to fill in gaps in the law where there exists legal confusion. Created by act of the Legislature in 1967, the Alabama Law Institute was funded and commenced operations in 1969. The Institute is housed in the Law Center Building on the University of Alabama campus.
Department of Forensic Sciences - The Department of Forensic Sciences is the scientific arm of investigative agencies, with duties to assist sheriffs, police chiefs, coroners, state officials, and other law enforcement agencies in investigations of deaths and crimes.
Legislative Reference Service - Provides legal services to the Alabama legislature, the governor, and other state officers.
Alabama Legislature Information System Online

State Attorney General
Federal Courts
Alabama Northern


Vernon Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 6,143
  • Land Area (2000): 492.916 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.851 square kilometers

Vernon Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
2003 2,064 2005 1,993 2006 2,002
2004 Not Available     2007 1,898

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Houses (2000): 2,899

Vernon Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 0 0.00%
 Rural, Farm 84 1.37%
 Rural, Non-farm 6,059 98.63%

Vernon Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Vernon Employment Information

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Vernon Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Machinery Manufacturing 176 12.55%
2. Construction 161 11.48%
3. Truck Transportation 99 7.06%
4. Wood Manufacturing 88 6.28%
5. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 84 5.99%
6. Health Care 66 4.71%
7. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 63 4.49%
8. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 40 2.85%
9. Repair and Maintenance 40 2.85%
10. Food and Beverage Stores 37 2.64%
11. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 35 2.50%
12. Metal Manufactuing 34 2.43%
13. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 28 2.00%
14. Educational Services 27 1.93%
15. Accommodation and Food Services 26 1.85%
16. Finance and Insurance 26 1.85%
17. Public Administration 25 1.78%
18. Other Transportation 24 1.71%
19. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 24 1.71%
20. Personal and Laundry Services 20 1.43%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 289 24.66%
2. Educational Services 97 8.28%
3. Machinery Manufacturing 90 7.68%
4. Food and Beverage Stores 76 6.48%
5. Finance and Insurance 73 6.23%
6. Accommodation and Food Services 58 4.95%
7. Social Assistance 48 4.10%
8. Apparel Manufacturing 41 3.50%
9. Public Administration 34 2.90%
10. Gasoline Stations 30 2.56%
11. Department and Other General Stores 27 2.30%
12. Truck Transportation 27 2.30%
13. Used Merchandise / Gift / Misc. Stores 25 2.13%
14. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 20 1.71%
15. Personal and Laundry Services 17 1.45%
16. Pharmacies and Drug Stores 16 1.37%
17. Metal Manufactuing 15 1.28%
18. Construction 13 1.11%
19. Wood Manufacturing 13 1.11%
20. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 12 1.02%

Vernon Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 151 10.77%
2. Other Production Occupations 143 10.20%
3. Other Sales and Related Occupations 110 7.85%
4. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 105 7.49%
5. Vehicle Mechanics 79 5.63%
6. Other Installation / Maintenance 65 4.64%
7. Fishing / Hunting / Forestry 51 3.64%
8. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 45 3.21%
9. Other Material Moving Workers 41 2.92%
10. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 40 2.85%
11. Top Executives 40 2.85%
12. Assemblers and Fabricators 39 2.78%
13. Other Construction Trades 39 2.78%
14. Electricians 37 2.64%
15. Engineers 32 2.28%
16. Other Management Occupations 28 2.00%
17. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 27 1.93%
18. Agricultural Workers 24 1.71%
19. Health Technologists and Technicians 22 1.57%
20. Operations Managers Non Finance 18 1.28%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Cashiers 104 8.87%
2. Other Production Occupations 78 6.66%
3. Health Technologists and Technicians 67 5.72%
4. Other Office and Admin Support 62 5.29%
5. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 61 5.20%
6. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 58 4.95%
7. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 41 3.50%
8. Financial Clerks, Non-bookkeeping 37 3.16%
9. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 37 3.16%
10. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 36 3.07%
11. Other Sales and Related Occupations 36 3.07%
12. Registered Nurses 35 2.99%
13. Secretaries and Admins 35 2.99%
14. Assemblers and Fabricators 33 2.82%
15. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 31 2.65%
16. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 29 2.47%
17. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 29 2.47%
18. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 28 2.39%
19. Other Healthcare Support 24 2.05%
20. Child Care Workers 21 1.79%

Vernon Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 2,455 50.05%
15-35 hours 405 8.26%
1-14 hours 140 2.85%
No regular hours 1,905 38.84%

Vernon Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 139 5.53%
5 AM-5:29 AM 192 7.64%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 180 7.16%
6 AM-6:29 AM 301 11.97%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 344 13.68%
7 AM-7:29 AM 303 12.05%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 413 16.43%
8 AM-8:29 AM 164 6.52%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 51 2.03%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 52 2.07%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 23 0.91%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 3 0.12%
Noon-3:59 PM 217 8.63%
4 PM-11:59 PM 132 5.25%

Vernon Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 121 4.81%
5-9 429 17.06%
10-14 496 19.73%
15-19 348 13.84%
20-24 241 9.59%
25-29 116 4.61%
30-34 290 11.54%
35-39 82 3.26%
40-44 101 4.02%
45-59 156 6.21%
60-89 69 2.74%
At least 90 65 2.59%

Vernon Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 0 0.00% 1,751 69.65%
30-44 0 0.00% 473 18.81%
45-59 8 0.32% 148 5.89%
At least 60 0 0.00% 134 5.33%

Vernon Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 219 8.62%
 Car / truck / van, solo 2,253 88.70%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 20 0.79%
 Public transportation 8 0.31%
 Walked 14 0.55%
 Worked at home 26 1.02%

Vernon Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Vernon Family Information

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Households (2000): 2,484 (5,944 people)
Families (2000): 1,817 (5,157 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 608
People at same address in 1995: 3,704

Vernon Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 447 18.00%
$10,000-$14,999 282 11.35%
$15,000-$19,999 218 8.78%
$20,000-$24,999 239 9.62%
$25,000-$29,999 152 6.12%
$30,000-$34,999 155 6.24%
$35,000-$39,999 150 6.04%
$40,000-$44,999 141 5.68%
$45,000-$49,999 102 4.11%
$50,000-$59,999 177 7.13%
$60,000-$74,999 240 9.66%
$75,000-$99,999 104 4.19%
$100,000-$124,999 28 1.13%
$125,000-$149,999 31 1.25%
$150,000-$199,999 4 0.16%
$200,000 or more 14 0.56%

Vernon Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 636 25.61%
 Family, 2 people 881 35.48%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 33 1.33%
 Family, 3 people 456 18.36%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 5 0.20%
 Family, 4 people 318 12.81%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 3 0.12%
 Family, 5 people 108 4.35%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 6 people 32 1.29%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 11 0.44%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Vernon Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 1,772 28.13%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 711 11.29%
Public Assistance 46 0.73%
Retirement 442 7.02%
Self Employment 257 4.08%
Social Security 907 14.40%
Supplemental Security 143 2.27%
Wage / Salary 1,669 26.50%
Other 352 5.59%

Vernon Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 903 61.55%
 With children under 18 564 38.45%

Vernon Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 211 8.92%
 Married 1,595 67.41%
 Never Married 518 21.89%
 Widowed 42 1.78%

Vernon Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 223 8.49%
 Married 1,547 58.89%
 Never Married 365 13.89%
 Widowed 492 18.73%

Vernon Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Vernon Education Information

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Vernon Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 496 10.49%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 956 20.22%
 High school diploma or equivalent 1,802 38.11%
 Some college, no degree 788 16.67%
 Associate degree 274 5.80%
 Bachelors degree 302 6.39%
 Graduate or professional degree 110 2.33%

Vernon Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 45 0.73% 25 0.41% 70 1.14%
Kindergarten 102 1.66% 0 0.00% 102 1.66%
Grades 1-4 326 5.31% 0 0.00% 326 5.31%
Grades 5-8 315 5.13% 22 0.36% 337 5.49%
Grades 9-12 306 4.98% 11 0.18% 317 5.16%
Undergrad college 167 2.72% 3 0.05% 170 2.77%
Graduate or professional school 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Total 1,261 20.53% 61 0.99% 1,322 21.52%

Vernon Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Vernon Public Benefits Information

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Vernon Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 4,955 83.43%
 Below Poverty Level 984 16.57%

Vernon Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Vernon Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 46

Vernon Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
2003 1.453 0.000 0.000 0.000 1.453 0.000 5.814 13.566 1.938 21.318
2004 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2005 0.502 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.502 0.000 1.505 5.018 0.000 6.523
2006 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 1.499 4.496 0.500 6.494
2007 0.527 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.527 0.000 1.581 8.430 0.527 10.537

Vernon Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 0 0
2005 0 0
2006 0 7
2007 0 7

Vernon Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Vernon Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Vernon Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 730 11.88%
10-19 Years 861 14.02%
20-29 Years 751 12.23%
30-39 Years 826 13.45%
40-49 Years 878 14.29%
50-59 Years 759 12.36%
60-69 Years 598 9.73%
70-79 Years 414 6.74%
80-89 Years 256 4.17%
90+ Years 70 1.14%

Vernon Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 2,928 47.66%
 Female 3,215 52.34%

Vernon Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 5,362 87.29%
 African-American 624 10.16%
 Hispanic/Latino 110 1.79%
 Multiracial 33 0.54%
 Amerindian 8 0.13%
 Asian 6 0.10%
 Pacific Islander 0 0.00%
 Other Race 0 0.00%

Vernon Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 1,068 42.33%
2. Irish 452 17.92%
3. English 425 16.85%
4. German 182 7.21%
5. French Non-Basque 71 2.81%
6. Scottish 66 2.62%
7. Scotch Irish 59 2.34%
8. Dutch 44 1.74%
9. Greek 43 1.70%
10. Italian 40 1.59%

Vernon Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 5,672 97.68%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 104 1.79%
3. French 11 0.19%
4. Hindi 11 0.19%
5. Tagalog 9 0.15%

Vernon Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 6,053 98.53%
 Naturalized immigrant 13 0.21%
 Not a citizen 77 1.25%

Vernon Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Vernon Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Vernon Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

35592