For population 25 years and over in Altha:
For population 15 years and over in Altha town:
22 residents are foreign born (3.8% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $185 (0.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dothan, AL (48.3 miles , pop. 57,737).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (141.2 miles , pop. 201,568).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (615.6 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Cypress, FL (3.0 miles ), Blountstown, FL (3.2 miles ), Grand Ridge, FL (3.4 miles ), Bristol, FL (3.7 miles ), Sneads, FL (3.9 miles ), Marianna, FL (4.0 miles ), Alford, FL (4.2 miles ), Chattahoochee, FL (4.4 miles ).
Latitude: 30.57 N, Longitude: 85.13 W
Area code: 850
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Crime in Altha detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +8 (+1.6%).
Work and jobs in Altha: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Altha, Florida
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Altha-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 86% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/28/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 32.1 miles away from the Altha town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 9/15/2004, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 0.5 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 5 people and caused $3 million in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Calhoun County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Tropical Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 4, Fires: 3, Winds: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Joseph Dube - Weightlifter.
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Airports and heliports located in Altha:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Altha:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Altha and their reported violations in the past:ALTHA, TOWN OF WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 800, Groundwater):
Past health violations:SHELTON'S STORE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 14.4%
(14.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Altha compared to Florida state average:
Banks with branches in Altha (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Altha (based on Calhoun County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.30%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
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Altha government finances in 2006 (per resident):
9.04% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,845 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.70% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,911 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Altha fatal accident list:
Aug 27, 1983 02:10 AM, 274, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 12,339
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,233
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 21,408
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Altha)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Altha)
FAA Registered Aircraft:8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Altha)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.