Catherine CDP, Alabama


The city of Catherine is one of 5 cities in Wilcox County. It is a rural city located in western Alabama near the Alabama River. While many may refer to Catherine as a city, it actually is a census designated place (CDP).

Catherine, AL is a Place (Census Designated):
Often referred to as cities, places can be categorized as Census Designated Places (CDP) or legal entities. The places that are legal entities provide governmental functions. CDPs have no governmental authority and exist only for statistical purposes. They are similar to legal entities in that they are a concentrated population identifiable by a name. Neither cross state lines, but may extend across county lines. A CDP may not extend into a legal entity.


The climate estimates use Catherine, AL weather from 1971 to 2000 at the nearest official weather station which is located at CAMDEN 3 NW.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (Inches)

Summer High Temps

This weather station's average summer high temps are higher than 80% of other weather stations.

Winter Low Temps

This weather station's average winter low temps are higher than 84% of other weather stations.

Precipitation Levels

This weather station's average precipitation levels are higher than 92% of other weather stations.

Entity Info

State2013 ACSAL
Summary Level2013 ACS160 (place)
Logical Record Number2010 Census0268804
Logical Record Number2013 ACS0007086
Region2013 ACS3
Division2013 ACS6
State FIPS2013 ACS01
Place FIPS2013 ACS12544
Metro Micro Politan Statistical Area Principal City Indicator2010 CensusN
New England City & Town Area Principal City Indicator2010 CensusN
Name2010 CensusCatherine CDP
Name2013 ACSCatherine CDP, Alabama
Functional Status Code2010 CensusS
Legal Statistical Area Description Code2013 ACS57
State ANSI2010 Census01779775
Place ANSI2010 Census02628584
Full GEOID2013 ACS16000US0112544
GEOID2013 ACS0112544
Population2010 Census22
Population2013 ACS0
Housing Units2010 Census14
Housing Units2013 ACS0
Land Area2013 ACS2.3 square miles
Water Area2010 Census0
Population Density2013 ACS0.0 people per sq. mile
Minimum Bounding Rectangle Or Bounding Box2013 ACS[32.166824,-87.483438], [32.203551,-87.455502],
Centroid Or Center Coordinates2013 ACS32.186103417229, -87.469936634216
FIPS Place Class Code2010 CensusU1
Place Size Code2010 Census02