Camden is a city in Wilcox County, Alabama. Till quite recently, it was designated as a town. It has an area of 4.2 square miles, and 0.24% of the total area is water.
Manufacturing, educational services, construction and retail trade are the major economic activities of the area. The public school system is maintained by the Wilcox County School District, comprising one elementary school, one middle school, and one high school. Wilcox Academy is a private school located here. The closest hospital is the JC Paul Jones Hospital, located on McWilliams Ave. Camden's cost of living is 18.00% lower than the country average, making living here comparatively cheaper.
The city gets about 56 inches of rain annually, with about 112 days having measurable precipitation. Snowfall is about an inch annually.