Auburn, Alabama






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A Taste of Auburn, Alabama

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT AUBURN?

  1. Auburn is a city in Lee County, Alabama, United States. It is the largest city in eastern Alabama with a 2007 population of 54,348.

  2. Auburn is a college town and is the home of Auburn University. Auburn has been marked in recent years by rapid growth, and is currently the fastest growing metropolitan area in Alabama and the nineteenth-fastest growing metro area in the United States since 1990. U.S.News has ranked Auburn among its top ten list of best places to live in United States for the year 2009.

  3. Auburn is also home to Auburn Area Community Theater (AACT), a community-based organization that puts on three productions a year, including a spring children's show. All performances are rehearsed and performed at the Jan Dempsey Community Arts Center. There are a number of dance schools in Auburn that give classes in a variety of dance styles, such as ballet, jazz, hip-hop, ballroom, and even Irish dancing, which is supported by the Drake School of Irish Dance.

  4. Auburn has a typically Southern climate marked by mild winters, hot, muggy summers, and moderate autumns and springs. Due to Auburn's position near the Gulf of Mexico, the city receives a significant amount of rainfall—on average, 52.6 inches per year—though there is a distinct dry season in the late summer and early fall. Severe storm activity is common from the late winter through early summer. Owing to its proximity to the Gulf, Auburn is also subject to fringe effects from tropical storms and hurricanes in the summer and fall. Winters in Auburn are typically mild, with average highs between 55 and 60 °F and average lows between 35 and 40 °F.

Radio Stations:
WELL 88.7 FM Waverly, AL Christian Contemporary
WKZJ 92.7 FM Eufaula, AL Urban Contemporary
WVFJ 93.3 FM Manchester, GA Christian Contemporary
WRLD 95.3 FM Valley, AL Oldies
WBFA 98.3 FM Fort Mitchell, AL Hip Hop
W254AY (WANI) 98.7 FM Auburn, AL News/Talk
WAGH 101.3 FM Smiths, AL Hip Hop
WHHY 101.9 FM Montgomery, AL Top-40
WHLW 104.3 FM Luverne, AL Gospel Music
WFXE 104.9 FM Columbus, GA Urban Contemporary
WZHT 105.7 FM Troy, AL Hip Hop
W293BI (WGZZ) 106.5 FM Ridge Grove, AL Classic Hits
WCGQ 107.3 FM Columbus, GA Top-40
WMRK 107.9 FM Shorter, AL News/Talk
WDAK 540 AM Columbus, GA News/Talk
WBIL 580 AM Tuskegee, AL Gospel Music
WTRP 620 AM La Grange, GA Oldies
WZMG 910 AM Pepperell, AL Urban Contemporary
WACQ 1130 AM Carrville, AL Oldies
WSHE 1270 AM Columbus, GA Gospel Music
WTLS 1300 AM Tallassee, AL News/Talk
WHAL 1460 AM Phenix City/Columbus, AL Sports
WTLM 1520 AM Opelika, AL Nostalgia

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Demographics of Auburn, Alabama

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

78.05%

16.79%

0.19%

3.31%

2.55%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Famous Blacks from Auburn, Alabama

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Businesses in Auburn, Alabama


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Annointed Hair Creations -  Category: Black Hair Salons -  116 Bragg Avenue, (334) 826-7000

  2. Mi'shayes Hair Studio -  Category: Black Hair Salons -  1791 Shug Jordan Parkway, (334) 887-6999

  3. Sally Beauty Supply -  Category: Black Hair Salons -  1550 Opelika Road Suite 7, (334) 821-6469

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. MaMa Q's Bar-B-Que -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   622 Shug Jordan Pky, Auburn, AL 36832 (334) 209-1919   - (visit website)

  2. Veggie's To Go -  Category: Southern -   815 E Glenn Ave Ste A, Auburn, AL (334) 826-1000   - (visit website)

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CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


Auburn Alphas at ASU statewide step show pt.2 at Alabama State University.

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CHURCHES



  1. Lee's Chapel AME Church -  521 Temple Street, (334) 821-9407

  2. Shiloh Ame Zion Church -  4900 County Road 24, Auburn, AL 36830 (334) 725-0045

  3. Tyson Chapel Ame Zion Church -  1615 County Road 91, Auburn, AL 36830 (334) 725-0012

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