Alford, Florida

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Population in 2019: 463 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -0.6%
 
Males: 265  (57.3%)
Females: 198  (42.7%)
Median resident age:

47.8 years
Florida median age:

42.4 years

Zip codes: 32420, 32431.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $28,098 (it was $19,250 in 2000)
Alford:

$28,098
FL:

$59,227

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $14,366 (it was $14,689 in 2000)

Alford town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $84,584 (it was $43,000 in 2000)
Alford:

$84,584
FL:

$245,100

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $94,515; detached houses: $110,369; mobile homes: $56,251

Median gross rent in 2019: $781.

March 2019 cost of living index in Alford: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 37.7%
(37.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 55.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Alford, FL (2019)
    • 60393.2%White alone
    • 203.1%Hispanic
    • 50.8%Black alone
    • 50.8%Two or more races
    • 30.5%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Alford, Florida as of May 14, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Alford is 60 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (82.6%), Irish (4.0%), English (2.6%), Scotch-Irish (1.7%), Hungarian (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 146 feet

Land area: 1.28 square miles.

Population density: 361 people per square mile   (very low).

Alford, Florida map

9 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.4%
Florida:

20.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $312 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $305 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dothan, AL (36.8 miles , pop. 57,737).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (126.6 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (600.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Cottondale, FL (2.7 miles ),
Chipley, FL (3.2 miles ),
Marianna, FL (3.3 miles ),
Wausau, FL (3.5 miles ),
Jacob City, FL (3.7 miles ),
Campbellton, FL (4.2 miles ),
Altha, FL (4.2 miles ),
Bonifay, FL (4.3 miles )

Latitude: 30.69 N, Longitude: 85.39 W

Area code: 850

Distribution of median household income in Alford, FL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Alford, FL in 2019
Alford satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.5%
Florida:

6.3%
Most common industries in Alford, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (13.4%)
  • Public administration (10.3%)
  • Health care (9.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (20.2%)
  • Public administration (14.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (6.4%)
  • Truck transportation (6.4%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (5.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (16.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (9.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.0%)
  • Construction (7.0%)
  • Social assistance (7.0%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
Most common occupations in Alford, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (10.3%)
  • Cashiers (7.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.4%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (6.4%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (5.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (14.0%)
  • Cashiers (13.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (9.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.0%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.0%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.0%)

Average climate in Alford, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 65.9. This is about average.

City:

65.9
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.30. This is about average. There were 0 monitors within city limits.

City:

8.30
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Alford-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 34% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/15/2001, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 1.7 miles away from the Alford town center caused $500,000 in damages.

On 3/1/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 51.1 miles away from the town center killed 9 people and injured 50 people and caused $250 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Alford-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Florida state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 115.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 316.5 miles away from Alford center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 216.9 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) earthquake occurred 263.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 277.7 miles away from Alford center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 201.5 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 Jackson County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Tropical Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Alford topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Alford:

  • COMMUNITY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; CHIPLEY, FL)
  • NORTHWEST FLORIDA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (SNU) (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CHIPLEY, FL)
  • CHIPLEY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; CHIPLEY, FL)
  • WASHINGTON COUNTY CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CHIPLEY, FL)
  • WASHINGTON REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CHIPLEY, FL)
  • NURSING PAVILION AT CHIPOLA RETIREMENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MARIANNA, FL)
  • NHC HOMECARE MARIANNA (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; MARIANNA, FL)

Heliports located in Alford:

Amtrak station near Alford:

  • 11 miles: CHIPLEY (101 S. 7TH ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alford:

  • Gulf Coast State College (about 41 miles; Panama City, FL; Full-time enrollment: 4,474)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan (about 44 miles; Dothan, AL; FT enrollment: 3,611)
  • Enterprise State Community College (about 50 miles; Enterprise, AL; FT enrollment: 2,101)
  • Bainbridge State College (about 53 miles; Bainbridge, GA; FT enrollment: 2,308)
  • Tallahassee Community College (about 65 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 10,904)
  • Northwest Florida State College (about 66 miles; Niceville, FL; FT enrollment: 5,052)
  • Florida State University (about 68 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 38,283)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Jackson County Fire and Rescue (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Jackson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Alford and their reported violations in the past:

ALFORD, TOWN OF (Population served: 497, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-31-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
KOUNTRY CANDY STORE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
SALEM FREEWILL BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

66.8%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.4%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.5% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Alford:

Marital status in Alford, FL
  • Never married: 19.5%
  • Now married: 43.7%
  • Separated: 5.5%
  • Widowed: 11.3%
  • Divorced: 20.0%

For population 25 years and over in Alford:

  • High school or higher: 59.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.7%
  • Unemployed: 7.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.9
Florida average:

12.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Alford, FL (based on Jackson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,15696
Black Protestant3,92526
Mainline Protestant2,56520
Other6752
Catholic3711
None26,054-
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: 10
Jackson County:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Jackson County:

1.63 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Jackson County:

4.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

3.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.5%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Jackson County:

30.2%
Florida:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.9%
State:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.5%
State:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Alford:

40.1%
State:

48.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
Florida:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.5%
State:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Alford:

10.4%
Florida:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

34.7%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
This city:

50.8%
State:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

74.7%
State:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Alford, FL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 1$2,712$32,5440$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,815$33,7800$0
Solid Waste Management 1$2,064$24,7680$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 4$5,992
Totals for Government 3$7,591$30,3644$5,992

Alford government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $135,000 ($291.58)
    Water Utilities: $84,000 ($181.43)
    Police Protection: $62,000 ($133.91)
    Regular Highways: $57,000 ($123.11)
    Parks and Recreation: $42,000 ($90.71)
    Solid Waste Management: $41,000 ($88.55)
    Local Fire Protection: $23,000 ($49.68)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($6.48)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($10.80)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $319,000 ($688.98)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($2.16)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($19.44)

Alford government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $54,000 ($116.63)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000 ($23.76)
    Other: $5,000 ($10.80)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($8.64)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $15,000 ($32.40)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $24,000 ($51.84)
    Donations From Private Sources: $15,000 ($32.40)
    Rents: $8,000 ($17.28)
    General Revenue - Other: $5,000 ($10.80)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $51,000 ($110.15)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $322,000 ($695.46)
    General Local Government Support: $59,000 ($127.43)
    Other: $21,000 ($45.36)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $45,000 ($97.19)
    Other Selective Sales: $31,000 ($66.95)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $31,000 ($66.95)
    Public Utilities Sales: $25,000 ($54.00)
    Property: $12,000 ($25.92)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $6,000 ($12.96)

Alford government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $325,000 ($701.94)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $312,000 ($673.87)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $309,000 ($667.39)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $299,000 ($645.79)

Alford government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $151,000 ($326.13)

6.22% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($32,958 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.22%
Florida average:

7.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Bay County, FL  0.61% ($29,234 average AGI)
from Washington County, FL  0.49% ($29,867)
from Calhoun County, FL  0.40% ($30,967)


5.98% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($34,198 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.98%
Florida average:

6.59%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Bay County, FL  0.64% ($29,612 average AGI)
to Calhoun County, FL  0.46% ($40,586)
to Washington County, FL  0.44% ($28,353)

Businesses in Alford, FL

  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Alford:

  • WTOT (980 AM; 1 kW; MARIANNA, FL; Owner: MFR, INC.)
  • WYBT (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BLOUNTSTOWN, FL; Owner: BLOUNTSTOWN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTYS (1340 AM; 1 kW; MARIANNA, FL; Owner: JAMES L. ADAMS, JR.)
  • WBGC (1240 AM; 1 kW; CHIPLEY, FL; Owner: JACQUELYN COLLIER PEMBROKE)
  • WOOF (560 AM; 5 kW; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: WOOF, INC.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WTCL (1580 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CHATTAHOOCHEE, FL; Owner: METZ, INC.)
  • WZEP (1460 AM; 10 kW; DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, FL; Owner: WALTON COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDIZ (590 AM; 3 kW; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQLS (1200 AM; 10 kW; OZARK, AL; Owner: STYLES BROADCASTING OF DOTHAN, INC.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WLTG (1430 AM; 5 kW; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: HOUR GROUP BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGTX (1280 AM; 5 kW; DE FUNIAK SPRINGS, FL)

Strongest FM radio stations in Alford:

  • WFSY (98.5 FM; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYYX (97.7 FM; BONIFAY, FL; Owner: STYLES MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WDJR (96.9 FM; ENTERPRISE, AL; Owner: GULF SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPAP-FM (92.5 FM; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTYS-FM (94.1 FM; MARIANNA, FL; Owner: JAMES L. ADAMS, JR.)
  • WJAQ (100.9 FM; MARIANNA, FL; Owner: MFR, INC.)
  • W291AD (106.1 FM; MARIANNA, FL; Owner: FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WLHR (107.9 FM; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING OF FLORIDA, L.L.C.)
  • WOOF-FM (99.7 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: WOOF, INC.)
  • WTVY-FM (95.5 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: STYLES BROADCASTING OF DOTHAN, INC.)
  • WMXP (103.5 FM; CALLAWAY, FL; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING OF FLORIDA, L.L.C.)
  • WTOT-FM (101.7 FM; GRACEVILLE, FL; Owner: GRF, INC.)
  • WJNF (91.1 FM; MARIANNA, FL; Owner: MARIANNA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WZND (105.3 FM; HEADLAND, AL; Owner: GULF SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Alford:

  • WBIF (Channel 51; MARIANNA, FL; Owner: MARIANNA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTVY (Channel 4; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WJHG-TV (Channel 7; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: WJHG LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WMBB (Channel 13; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPGX (Channel 28; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: WAITT LICENSE CO. OF FLORIDA, INC.)
  • WPCT (Channel 46; PANAMA CITY BEACH, FL; Owner: BEACH TV PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • WDFX-TV (Channel 34; OZARK, AL; Owner: WAITT LICENSE CO. OF ALABAMA, L.L.C.)
  • W17CG (Channel 17; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: RICHARD & LISA GOETZ)
  • W14CN (Channel 14; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: RICHARD & LISA GOETZ)

Alford fatal accident list:

May 27, 2019 11:25 PM, Us-231, Lat: 30.577839, Lon: -85.386911, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 10, 2015 01:49 PM, Compass Lake Dr, Kokomo Dr, Lat: 30.609783, Lon: -85.385628, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 10, 2014 04:07 PM, Sr-75, Cr-276, Lat: 30.696969, Lon: -85.391861, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 13, 1997 07:12 PM, Us 231, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jul 22, 1997 05:40 PM, Us231, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 24, 1992 05:30 PM, Sr75, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 102ft / 30.6mTotal length
  • 32,667Total average daily traffic
  • 6,932Total average daily truck traffic
  • 19,584Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Alford, FL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21950-1959
  • 31970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 101990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Alford, FL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

54 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Alford)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 5 Mi S Of Int Hwy 276 & 167 (Lat: 30.704639 Lon: -85.329917), Call Sign: WNJX587,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.300 MHz, Grant Date: 07/31/2002, Expiration Date: 09/14/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/17/2012, Registrant: Powersouth Energy Cooperative, 2027 East Three Notch St., Andalusia, AL 36420, Phone: (334) 427-3245, Fax: (334) 427-3439, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Alford)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 10880 , Serial Number: 15075103, Certificate Issue Date: 08/31/2020
    Registrant (Individual): George J Dodson, 712 Los Padres Ave, Alford, FL 32420
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 12/27/2019

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 24. The highest number of fire incidents - 46 took place in 2005, and the least - 3 in 2008. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Alford, FL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (48.2%), and Structure Fires (29.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Alford, FL
    • 19748.2%Outside Fires
    • 12029.3%Structure Fires
    • 6215.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 307.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Alford, FL
Most common first names in Alford, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1776.9 years
James1266.6 years
John1170.5 years
Mary976.0 years
Robert967.0 years
Dorothy873.1 years
Thomas870.6 years
Charles767.3 years
Henry586.0 years
Annie477.8 years
Most common last names in Alford, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Kent2479.9 years
Smith1178.9 years
Mayo1068.6 years
Barnes974.8 years
Branning775.9 years
Locke672.5 years
White666.3 years
Daniels675.0 years
Morris669.8 years
Grissett678.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Alford, FL
  • 94.3%Electricity
  • 4.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Alford, FL
  • 96.0%Electricity
  • 4.0%No fuel used


Alford compared to Florida state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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