Adamsville, Alabama

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Population in 2013: 4,448 (85% urban, 15% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.4%
 
Males: 2,374  (53.4%)
Females: 2,074  (46.6%)
Median resident age:  38.4 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 35005, 35060, 35062, 35073, 35118, 35130, 35214, 35224.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,071 (it was $39,563 in 2000)
Adamsville:

$45,071
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,105 (it was $18,496 in 2000)

Adamsville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $101,165 (it was $76,600 in 2000)
Adamsville:

$101,165
AL:

$122,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $192,581; Detached houses: $200,459; Townhouses or other attached units: $151,676; In 2-unit structures: $138,618; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $120,535; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $178,501; Mobile homes: $44,990; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $14,008

Median gross rent in 2013: $719.

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  • Races in Adamsville, AL (2010)

    Adamsville races chart
    • 2,32451.4%White alone
    • 2,02544.8%Black alone
    • 1022.3%Hispanic
    • 340.8%Two or more races
    • 220.5%American Indian alone
    • 120.3%Asian alone
    • 30.07%Other race alone

Races in Adamsville detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Adamsville: 88.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (12.2%), English (7.8%), Irish (5.3%), German (3.7%), Scottish (1.9%), Italian (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 576 feet

Land area: 19.6 square miles.

Population density: 227 people per square mile   (very low).

Adamsville,AL real estate house value index trend

Adamsville, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Adamsville:

  • High school or higher: 80.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Adamsville city:

  • Never married: 30.6%
  • Now married: 41.3%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 19.5%

26 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Alabama:

2.0%



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there were 19 registered sex offenders living in Adamsville, Alabama as of August 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Adamsville to the number of sex offenders is 236 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $655 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $498 (0.5%)

Adamsville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (9.1 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (562.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Graysville, AL (1.6 miles ), Forestdale, AL (1.7 miles ), Mulga, AL (1.7 miles ), Brookside, AL (1.9 miles ), Minor, AL (1.9 miles ), Maytown, AL (1.9 miles ), Cardiff, AL (2.0 miles) , Edgewater, AL (2.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $179,900
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $179,900
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $98,400
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $104,300
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $140,100
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $127,600
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $123,800
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $94,900
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $312,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $104,600
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $152,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.59 N, Longitude: 86.95 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 205

Adamsville household income distribution Adamsville home values distribution

Crime rates in Adamsville by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 010000000201
per 100,000 0.020.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.044.00.022.3
Rapes 441132113210
per 100,000 80.379.920.120.260.940.921.021.362.644.022.00.0
Robberies 35108121320172777
per 100,000 60.299.8201.3161.5243.5265.9419.2361.441.7154.0154.1156.2
Assaults 1326432325293275262011
per 100,000 260.8519.1865.7464.4507.2593.2670.7148.8104.3572.2440.2245.5
Burglaries 424241405138453321614958
per 100,000 842.7838.5825.4807.61,034.7777.3943.2701.5437.91,342.41,078.61,294.4
Thefts 231225251343307228351291250226223252
per 100,000 4,634.84,491.95,053.46,925.16,228.44,663.57,356.96,186.25,212.74,973.64,908.75,623.7
Auto thefts 143119232823201823132011
per 100,000 280.9618.9382.5464.4568.1470.4419.2382.7479.6286.1440.2245.5
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A2N/AN/A
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A44.0N/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.5) 417.7546.9562.2549.8614.3530.6697.9502.1375.7624.2477.7495.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Adamsville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 33 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.24
Alabama average:

2.23
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.6%
Alabama:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -377 (-7.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (20%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Information (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Adamsville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Adamsville, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Adamsville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 157% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/8/1998, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 4.6 miles away from the Adamsville city center killed 32 people and injured 259 people and caused $200 million in damages.

On 4/4/1977, a category F5 tornado 5.0 miles away from the city center killed 22 people and injured 130 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Adamsville-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 21.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 98.1 miles away from Adamsville center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 52.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 171.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.5 miles away from Adamsville center
On 12/12/1997 at 08:42:20, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 22.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 16, Tornadoes: 14, Floods: 12, Hurricanes: 6, Winds: 4, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Adamsville topographic map

Birthplace of: Henry E. Erwin - Army Medal of Honor recipient, Jim King (American football) - Football coach, Jimmy Amerson - College basketball player (Birmingham Sou Panthers).

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Adamsville: Henry E. Erwin.

Hospitals and medical centers near Adamsville:

  • LONGVIEW GENERAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 4 miles away; GRAYSVILLE, AL)
  • FMC FORESTDALE (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • BIRMINGHAM NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • STEEL CITY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • ENSLEY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • LEGACY HEALTH AND REHABILITATION OF PLEASANT GROVE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PLEASANT GROVE, AL)
  • COTTAGE HILL HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PLEASANT GROVE, AL)

Amtrak station near Adamsville:

  • 10 miles: BIRMINGHAM (1819 MORRIS AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Adamsville:

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 11 miles; Birmingham, AL; Full-time enrollment: 14,853)
  • Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus (about 11 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 2,695)
  • Virginia College-Birmingham (about 12 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 8,167)
  • Samford University (about 13 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 15 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 6,041)
  • Bevill State Community College (about 25 miles; Jasper, AL; FT enrollment: 2,970)
  • University of Montevallo (about 34 miles; Montevallo, AL; FT enrollment: 2,826)

Public high school in Adamsville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Adamsville:

See full list of schools located in Adamsville

Library in Adamsville:

  • ADAMSVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $108,492; Location: 4825 MAIN STREET; 15,001 books; 225 e-books; 329 audio materials; 831 video materials; 81 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 26 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Adamsville: Adamsville City Hall (A), Adamsville Fire and Rescue Service (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Adamsville include: Saint Matthew Baptist Church (A), Adamsville Church of God (B), Saint Paul Christian Methodist Episcopal Church (C), Adamsville Assembly of God Church (D), Saint Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church (E), Shady Grove Church (F), Docena Baptist Church (G), Midway Methodist Church (H), Union Grove Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Union Grove Cemetery (1), Midway Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Cane Creek (A), Second Creek (B), Corbet Branch (C), Dry Branch (D), Coal Creek (E), Wolf Branch (F), Venison Branch (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Adamsville: Adamsville Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Jefferson County Public Libraries - Adamsville (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 4825 Main Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Jefferson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 96.6. This is worse than average.

City:

96.6
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.219. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.219
U.S.:

0.303

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.58. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.58
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 24.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 24.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.2
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.2%
(14.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.2% for Black residents, 93.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 98.2% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.5%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.0%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
10 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
7 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
13 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
13 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Adamsville compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Alabama average:

11.9

Adamsville travel time to work - commute Adamsville mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (50%)
  • Utility gas (50%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Adamsville city (based on Jefferson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant308,984710
Black Protestant106,653257
Mainline Protestant67,037150
Catholic55,08332
Other13,07345
Orthodox1,4244
None106,212-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 135
Jefferson County:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 12
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 65
Jefferson County:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 380
Jefferson County:

5.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 357
Here:

5.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

12.4%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

31.1%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.0%
State:

13.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 4$17,643$52,9291$2,980
Judicial and Legal 3$9,007$36,0280$0
Police Protection - Officers 18$68,311$45,5411$2,252
Police - Other 11$27,728$30,2491$1,920
Firefighters 13$53,331$49,2299$16,742
Streets and Highways 8$22,408$33,6120$0
Solid Waste Management 3$6,883$27,5321$1,001
Local Libraries 2$4,455$26,7300$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,832$33,9840$0
Totals for Government 63$212,598$40,49513$24,895

4.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,960 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.70%
Alabama average:

6.02%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($462 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.03%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Shelby County, AL  0.81% ($44,611 average AGI)
from St. Clair County, AL  0.26% ($33,204)
from Tuscaloosa County, AL  0.22% ($45,360)


5.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,166 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.10%
Alabama average:

6.06%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($245 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.03%
Alabama average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Shelby County, AL  1.01% ($46,368 average AGI)
to St. Clair County, AL  0.31% ($44,212)
to Blount County, AL  0.19% ($35,993)

Strongest AM radio stations in Adamsville:

  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WRJS (1320 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WERC (960 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WATV (900 AM; 1 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • WYDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WCOC (1010 AM; 5 kW; DORA, AL; Owner: AZTECA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WLPH (1480 AM; daytime; 5 kW; IRONDALE, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WJLD (1400 AM; 1 kW; FAIRFIELD, AL; Owner: RICHARDSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAYE (1220 AM; 1 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WSMQ (1450 AM; 1 kW; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: BESSEMER RADIO INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Adamsville:

  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; WARRIOR, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WYSF (94.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)
  • WMJJ (96.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQEN (103.7 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDJC-FM (93.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WZRR (99.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBFR (89.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WENN (105.9 FM; TRUSSVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQOP-FM (92.5 FM; DORA, AL; Owner: QUEEN OF PEACE RADIO, INC.)
  • W281AB (104.1 FM; MOUNTAIN BROOK, AL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WGIB (91.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WVSU-FM (91.1 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: SAMFORD UNIVERSITY)
  • WLJR (88.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BRIARWOOD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH)

TV broadcast stations around Adamsville:

  • WIAT (Channel 42; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIQ (Channel 10; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WABM (Channel 68; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM (WABM-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WTTO (Channel 21; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBRC (Channel 6; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WVTM-TV (Channel 13; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM BROADCASTING (WVTM-TV), LLC)
  • WBXA-CA (Channel 2; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W46DK (Channel 46; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • W27CM (Channel 27; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • WBMA-LP (Channel 58; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • W34BI (Channel 34; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W49AY (Channel 49; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • W62BG (Channel 62; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W23AK (Channel 23; JASPER, AL; Owner: WMTY, INC.)
  • W55BJ (Channel 55; JASPER, AL; Owner: COMBS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W66CN (Channel 66; JASPER, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WJSU-TV (Channel 40; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
Adamsville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Adamsville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 21Number of bridges
  • 95m312ftTotal length
  • $58,724,000Total costs
  • 170,269Total average daily traffic
  • 23,070Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Adamsville, AL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • Tim McDougall, 3820 Old Jasper Hwy (Lat: 33.593889 Lon: -86.937778), Type: 49.3, Overall height: 45.7 m
    Registrant: 6782656770, , 1898 LELAND DRIVE, SUITE A
  • VIELKA M GABRIEL, 3820 Old Jasper Hwy (Lat: 33.593889 Lon: -86.937778), Type: 49.3, Overall height: 45.7 m
    Registrant: 6782656770, , 1898 LELAND DRIVE, SUITE A
  • VIELKA M GABRIEL, 3820 Old Jasper Hwy (Lat: 33.593889 Lon: -86.937778), Type: 49.3, Overall height: 45.7 m
    Registrant: 9194680112, Maria.Gabriel@spectrasite.Com, 100 REGENCY FOREST DRIVE, SUITE 400
  • B B CARTER, 3820 Old Jasper Hwy (Lat: 33.593889 Lon: -86.937778), Type: 49.3, Overall height: 45.7 m
    Registrant: 7703081986, , 900 CIRCLE 75 PARKWAY, SUITE 300, Phone: (Dep) art-ment
  • b b carter, 3820 Old Jasper Hwy (Lat: 33.593889 Lon: -86.937778), Type: 49.3, Overall height: 45.7 m
    Registrant: 6782656770, , 1898 LELAND DRIVE, SUITE A
  • 3820 Old Jasper Hwy (Lat: 33.593889 Lon: -86.937778), Type: 49.3, Overall height: 45.7 m
    Registrant: 7708259000, Y.Tinsley@nextel.Com, 6575 THE CORNERS PARKWAY

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 33.607222 Lon: -86.951389, Call Sign: WPYL518
    Assigned Frequencies: 806.000 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/03/2003, Expiration Date: 09/03/2013, Certifier: Ray Waters
    Registrant: Southernlinc Wireless, 4601 Southlake Parkway - Suite 150, Hoover, AL 35244, Phone: (205) 257-1300, Fax: (205) 874-3953, Email:
  • 3560 Hunnicutt Rd (Lat: 33.607222 Lon: -86.951389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Call Sign: WQJP300
    Assigned Frequencies: 855.162 MHz, 855.887 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/13/2008, Expiration Date: 09/03/2013, Certifier: Robin J Cohen
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20191, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • City Hall 4828 Main St (Lat: 33.598722 Lon: -86.940278), Call Sign: WNHT875
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.300 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/19/2011, Expiration Date: 12/24/2021
    Registrant: City Of Birmingham, 1020 34th Street North, Birmingham, AL 35022, Phone: (205) 254-2039, Email:
  • 3755 Porter Road (Lat: 33.620444 Lon: -87.061222), Type: Pole, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPRA829
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.237 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/13/2005, Expiration Date: 08/25/2015, Certifier: Curtis A Gamble
    Registrant: Alabama Gas Corporation, 830 5th Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35233, Phone: (205) 326-8351, Fax: (205) 326-8335, Email:
  • Us Hwy 78 W (Lat: 33.610944 Lon: -86.951389), Call Sign: KOM386, Licensee ID: L00607643
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.485 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/20/2003, Expiration Date: 02/23/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/27/2013
    Registrant: Sam Jacks Automotive, Adamsville, AL 35005, Phone: (205) 674-6448
  • Railroad Mp 720.13 2 Mi Nnw (Lat: 33.614833 Lon: -86.980833), Type: Building, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WYZ340
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.695 MHz, 161.160 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/21/2011, Expiration Date: 07/23/2021
    Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Adamsville)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED20$86,8008$46,76156$99,2887$17,9403$26,4973$37,113
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$60,4401$70,87010$95,2292$39,7100$01$43,210
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$92,6494$60,98356$111,50311$35,7953$43,8731$166,410
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$106,0031$52,55031$108,9912$93,7651$36,0500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$66,8450$010$123,5441$47,6001$52,3500$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0121.03 , 0121.04, 0124.02, 0124.03

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$132,9301$118,190
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$148,9802$117,045
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$110,760
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$118,1100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$75,8300$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0121.03 , 0121.04, 0124.02, 0124.03

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 61
  • Hazardous Condition: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Adamsville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Adamsville, AL
Most common first names in Adamsville, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James8671.4 years
John6772.7 years
William6575.3 years
Mary5776.1 years
Robert5073.8 years
Willie3069.9 years
George2871.7 years
Charles2670.3 years
Annie2377.0 years
Henry2074.7 years
Most common last names in Adamsville, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4874.7 years
Jones4176.0 years
Brown3177.5 years
Johnson2973.9 years
Williams2871.0 years
Jackson2369.5 years
Hicks2076.0 years
Davis1874.0 years
Harris1676.1 years
Turner1678.4 years
Businesses in Adamsville, AL
NameCountNameCount
Circle K1Nike1
Curves1SONIC Drive-In1
McDonald's1Subway2

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  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
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  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2015.