Allgood, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 628 (71% urban, 29% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.2%
 
Males: 345  (55.0%)
Females: 283  (45.0%)
Median resident age:  30.4 years
Alabama median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 35013, 35121.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $42,184 (it was $29,583 in 2000)
Allgood:

$42,184
AL:

$46,257

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $16,841 (it was $11,729 in 2000)

Allgood town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $84,794 (it was $57,900 in 2000)
Allgood:

$84,794
AL:

$136,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $97,015; Detached houses: $114,965; Mobile homes: $32,401

Median gross rent in 2016: $459.

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  • Races in Allgood, AL (2010)

    Allgood races chart
    • 30749.4%Hispanic
    • 30448.9%White alone
    • 40.6%Asian alone
    • 40.6%Two or more races
    • 20.3%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Allgood: 85.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Scottish (7.8%), American (6.0%), European (5.0%), Irish (4.7%), English (3.1%), Scotch-Irish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1959

Elevation: 789 feet

Land area: 1.04 square miles.

Population density: 606 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Allgood:

  • High school or higher: 46.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 39.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Allgood town:

  • Never married: 23.8%
  • Now married: 59.4%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

179 residents are foreign born (26.9% Latin America).

This town:

26.9%
Alabama:

3.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $394 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $214 (0.3%)

Allgood satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (31.3 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (552.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Oneonta, AL (1.8 miles ), Highland Lake, AL (2.4 miles ), Rosa, AL (2.4 miles ), Locust Fork, AL (2.6 miles ), Cleveland, AL (2.6 miles ), Nectar, AL (2.9 miles ), Springville, AL (3.1 miles ), Blountsville, AL (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 33.90 N, Longitude: 86.52 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 205

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Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +166 (+35.9%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (31%)
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (28%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (38%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Allgood, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Allgood-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 170% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1977, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 23.5 miles away from the Allgood town center killed 22 people and injured 130 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 11/24/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.1 miles away from the town center injured 22 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 65.1 miles away from the city 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 54.8 miles away from Allgood center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 77.1 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 197.4 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 119.4 miles away from Allgood center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 247.4 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 Blount County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 9, Floods: 8, Winds: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Allgood:

  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF BLOUNTSVILLE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; ONEONTA, AL)
  • CARE FIRST HOME HEALTH OF BLOUNT COUNTY (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; ONEONTA, AL)
  • GOLDEN LIVING CENTER - ONEONTA (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; ONEONTA, AL)
  • TLC NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ONEONTA, AL)
  • ALTOONA HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; ALTOONA, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Allgood:

  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 20 miles; Hanceville, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,486)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 21 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 6,041)
  • Snead State Community College (about 29 miles; Boaz, AL; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Gadsden State Community College (about 31 miles; Gadsden, AL; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 33 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 14,853)
  • Samford University (about 35 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)
  • Virginia College-Birmingham (about 35 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 8,167)

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Notable location: Allgood Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Allgood: Allgood Cumberland Presbyterian Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Blount 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 2013 was 46.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

46.6
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 28.2%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 78.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  3.1 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  81.2%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.5%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

20.4
Alabama average:

12.0

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Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Allgood town (based on Blount County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant29,223122
Catholic4,7441
Mainline Protestant3,03529
Other2922
Black Protestant582
None19,970-
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: 6
Blount County:

1.06 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Blount County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Blount County:

5.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Blount County:

31.5%
Alabama:

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

19.9%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

43.8%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Allgood:

41.3%
State:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.5
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Allgood:

22.5%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Allgood:

8.9%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Allgood:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Allgood:

28.5%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Allgood:

53.5%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.8%
State:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Allgood, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$1,993$23,9160$0
Other Government Administration 5$225$5400$0
Water Supply 1$2,967$35,6040$0
Totals for Government 7$5,185$8,8890$0

5.86% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,013 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.86%
Alabama average:

6.02%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jefferson County, AL  2.50% ($35,993 average AGI)
from Cullman County, AL  0.44% ($30,235)
from Marshall County, AL  0.43% ($26,139)


5.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,306 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.77%
Alabama average:

6.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jefferson County, AL  1.87% ($32,947 average AGI)
to Cullman County, AL  0.58% ($32,443)
to Marshall County, AL  0.56% ($24,127)

Strongest AM radio stations in Allgood:

  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WCRL (1570 AM; 3 kW; ONEONTA, AL; Owner: BLOUNT COUNTY BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WAAX (570 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WJBY (930 AM; 5 kW; RAINBOW CITY, AL; Owner: GADSDEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WFHK (1430 AM; 5 kW; PELL CITY, AL; Owner: STOCKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGAD (1350 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: DEKALB COUNTY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Allgood:

  • WKLD (97.7 FM; ONEONTA, AL; Owner: BLOUNT COUNTY BROADCASTING SERVICE INC.)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WKXX (102.9 FM; ATTALLA, AL; Owner: BROADCAST MEDIA LLC)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, 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.)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)
  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WYSF (94.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WQSB (105.1 FM; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: SAND MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMJJ (96.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGIB (91.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • WENN (105.9 FM; TRUSSVILLE, 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)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Allgood:

  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WIAT (Channel 42; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIQ (Channel 10; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WBRC (Channel 6; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTTO (Channel 21; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WVTM-TV (Channel 13; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM BROADCASTING (WVTM-TV), LLC)
  • WJSU-TV (Channel 40; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WABM (Channel 68; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM (WABM-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • W27CM (Channel 27; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W46DK (Channel 46; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W15AP (Channel 15; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)

Allgood fatal accident list:

Apr 11, 1996 09:45 AM, 75, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 28, 1996 01:56 PM, 75, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Mar 1, 1985 05:15 PM, 1217, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • $4,381,000Total costs
  • 7,805Total average daily traffic
  • 78Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,927Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Allgood)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Apco Transmission Substation (Lat: 33.904833 Lon: -86.494167), Call Sign: WNCT879
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.475 MHzGrant Date: 05/30/2000, Expiration Date: 07/09/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006Registrant: Mcdermott, Will & Emery, 600 13th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20005-3096, Phone: (202) 756-8283, Fax: (202) 756-8087, Email:

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

ALLGOOD WATER WORKS (TOWN OF) (Population served: 728, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-25-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-25-2009), St Public Notif received (MAR-26-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-10-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-16-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-16-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-01-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-10-2009)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (73%)
  • Utility gas (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)

Allgood compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Allgood on our top lists:

  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most cars per house, population 500+"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
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