Atmore, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 10,006 (88% urban, 12% rural). Population change since 2000: +30.4%
Males: 5,756  (57.5%)
Females: 4,250  (42.5%)
Median resident age:  40.8 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 36502.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $24,678 (it was $22,867 in 2000)
Atmore:

$24,678
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,229 (it was $13,734 in 2000)

Atmore city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $91,149 (it was $57,200 in 2000)
Atmore:

$91,149
AL:

$122,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $119,211; Detached houses: $128,448; Mobile homes: $48,519

Median gross rent in 2013: $562.

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  • Races in Atmore, AL (2013)

    Atmore races chart
    • 5,13550.3%Black alone
    • 4,80247.0%White alone
    • 1031.0%American Indian alone
    • 991.0%Two or more races
    • 730.7%Asian alone
    • 200.2%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Atmore: 81.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (8.0%), English (5.9%), Irish (5.7%), Subsaharan African (4.0%), German (3.4%), Scotch-Irish (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 283 feet

Land area: 8.32 square miles.

Population density: 1,203 people per square mile   (low).

Atmore,AL real estate house value index trend

Atmore, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Atmore:

  • High school or higher: 70.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 8.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Atmore city:

  • Never married: 38.1%
  • Now married: 36.6%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 13.8%

62 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
Alabama:

2.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $502 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $328 (0.5%)

Atmore satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mobile, AL (43.4 miles , pop. 198,915).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (116.9 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (478.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: McCullough-Huxford, AL (3.2 miles ), Northwest Escambia, FL (3.4 miles ), Century, FL (3.7 miles ), Flomaton, AL (3.7 miles ), Stockton, AL (4.2 miles ), Brownsdale, FL (4.3 miles ), Pollard, AL (4.4 miles) , Bay Minette, AL (4.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $143,100
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $63,600
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $92,900
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $148,300
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $75,600
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $99,600
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $97,200
  • 2006: 9 buildings, average cost: $110,200
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $133,800
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $156,100
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $129,000
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $85,500
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $173,700
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,500
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $146,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 31.02 N, Longitude: 87.49 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,127 (+20.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,105 (65.6%)

Area code: 251

Atmore household income distribution Atmore home values distribution

Crime rates in Atmore by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 010200302120
per 100,000 0.013.20.026.30.00.040.60.019.59.819.80.0
Rapes 394225523244
per 100,000 38.7118.753.026.326.367.167.619.629.319.639.639.6
Robberies 2082424111919512798
per 100,000 258.3105.5318.0315.0144.8255.0257.149.1117.268.789.179.3
Assaults 756960545659504240533762
per 100,000 968.5910.2795.1708.8737.0791.7676.5412.5390.5520.2366.4614.3
Burglaries 1031151381069813110862112824173
per 100,000 1,330.11,517.01,828.81,391.41,289.81,757.91,461.2608.91,093.4804.9406.0723.3
Thefts 381395431413407420403252260242150195
per 100,000 4,919.95,210.45,711.65,421.45,356.75,636.15,452.62,475.02,538.32,375.31,485.31,932.0
Auto thefts 191719232617312114191012
per 100,000 245.4224.2251.8301.9342.2228.1419.4206.2136.7186.599.0118.9
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0N/AN/AN/A
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0.0N/AN/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 288.2) 617.6674.1680.0654.5549.1661.6708.5273.7368.3329.4269.7318.8

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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 Atmore detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 29 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.38
Alabama average:

2.27

Atmore tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.1%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Atmore, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Atmore-area historical tornado activity is below Alabama state average. It is 29% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.9 miles away from the Atmore city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 12/20/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.2 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Atmore-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 84% 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 14.8 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, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 334.3 miles away from Atmore 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 165.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 275.0 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 115.4 miles away from Atmore center
On 10/26/1997 at 23:27:12, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 12.6 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 Escambia County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Atmore topographic map

Birthplace of: Evander Holyfield - World champion boxer, Bobby Brantley - Politician, Paul Birch (actor) - Actor, Ron Middleton (American football) - Football player.

Main business address for: UNITED BANCORPORATION OF ALABAMA INC (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Atmore:

  • ATMORE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 401 MEDICAL PARK DRIVE)
  • ATMORE NURSING CENTER (715 EAST LAUREL STREET)
  • ATMORE DIALYSIS CENTER (807 EAST CRAIG STREET)
  • ATMORE COMMUNITY HOME CARE, LLC (121 LINDBERG AVENUE, SUITE C)

airports located in Atmore:

Amtrak station:

ATMORE (107 E. LOUISVILLE ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, car rental agency.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Atmore:

  • James H Faulkner State Community College (about 21 miles; Bay Minette, AL; Full-time enrollment: 3,703)
  • The University of West Florida (about 37 miles; Pensacola, FL; FT enrollment: 10,240)
  • Bishop State Community College (about 41 miles; Mobile, AL; FT enrollment: 2,822)
  • Pensacola State College (about 42 miles; Pensacola, FL; FT enrollment: 8,740)
  • University of South Alabama (about 47 miles; Mobile, AL; FT enrollment: 13,228)
  • Columbia Southern University (about 49 miles; Orange Beach, AL; FT enrollment: 14,996)
  • Northwest Florida State College (about 70 miles; Niceville, FL; FT enrollment: 5,052)

Public high school in Atmore:

Private high schools in Atmore:

  • ESCAMBIA ACADEMY (Students: 314, Location: 268 COWPEN CREEK RD, Grades: PK-12)
  • ATMORE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 103, Location: 245 TENNANT DR, Grades: PK-12)
  • TEMPLE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 47, Location: 1707 S MAIN ST, Grades: PK-10)

Public elementary/middle schools in Atmore:

See full list of schools located in Atmore

Libraries in Atmore:

  • ATMORE PUBLIC (Operating income: $288,345; Location: 700 E. CHURCH STREET; 47,958 books; 1,368 audio materials; 444 video materials; 81 state licensed databases; 40 print serial subscriptions)
  • ESCAMBIA COUNTY COOPERATIVE LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $65,433; Location: 700 EAST CHURCH STREET; 7,399 books; 12 audio materials; 258 video materials; 81 state licensed databases; 6 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • There is a second school in Atmore that should be listed under Private primary/middle school : TEMPLE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: [Projected enrollment for 2004-2005 school year] 75; Location: 1707 South Main Street; Grades: 4-Year-Old Kindergarten through 6th grade) For more information: E-mail:dksmith@econec.com or tca@baptistmail.com pr visit the school\'s website @ http://www.templechristianacademy.jesusanswers.com
  • There is another school that should be listed under Private primary/middle school in Atmore: TEMPLE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 59; Location: 1707 SOUTH MAIN STREET; Grades: 1 - 7) For more information about this school visit the website www.templechristianacademy.jesusanswers.com
  • There is a second school in Atmore that should be listed under Private primary/middle school : TEMPLE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: [Projected enrollment for 2004-2005 school year] 75; Location: 1707 South Main Street; Grades: 4-Year-Old Kindergarten through 6th grade) For more information: E-mail:dksmith at econec.com or tca at baptistmail.com pr visit the school's website at http://www.templechristianacademy.jesusanswers.com

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Notable locations in Atmore: Atmore Industrial Park (A), City of Atmore Fire Department Station 2 (B), Atmore City Hall (C), City of Atmore Fire Department Station 1 (D), Atmore Nursing Center (E), The Meadows Nursing Home (F), Atmore Public Library (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Atmore Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Main business address in Atmore: UNITED BANCORPORATION OF ALABAMA INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Atmore include: Zion Star African Methodist Episcopal Church (A), Langhams African Methodist Episcopal Chapel (B), Brooke Memorial Baptist Church (C), Brown Street Seventh Day Adventist Church (D), First Assembly of God Church (E), First Baptist Church (F), First Freewill Baptist Church (G), First Methodist Church (H), First Presbyterian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Oak Hill Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Atmore include: Westside Park (1), South Eighth Avenue City Park (2), North Eighth Avenue City Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Atmore Amusement CO (Amusement & Theme Parks; 515 North Main Street).

Hotels: Days Inn (1610 South Main Street), Best Western Of Atmore (6141 Highway 21), Greenlawn Motor Court (1402 East Nashville Avenue), Southland Motel (1304 East Nashville Avenue).

Court: Atmore City - Court Clerk (201 South Pensacola Avenue).

Escambia County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 27.2%
(21.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for Black residents, 51.8% for American Indian residents, 52.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.9%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.7%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in Atmore in 2010:

  • 2,641 people in state prisons
  • 247 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 17 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
97 people in nursing homes in 2000
21 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere in 2000

Atmore, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Atmore (2011 data):

  • United Bank: at 200 East Nashville Avenue, Messenger Service Branch, Lindberg Avenue Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $446.4 mil, Deposits: $395.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: United Bancorporation Of Alabama, Inc.
  • The First National Bank and Trust: Atmore Branch, Lindberg Avenue Branch, The First National Bank And Trust. Info updated 2010/06/01: Bank assets: $152.3 mil, Deposits: $126.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 4 total offices, Holding Company: First Suncoast Trust Bancshares, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Atmore Branch at 598 East Church Street, branch established on 1934/07/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.0
Alabama average:

11.9

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

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Religion statistics for Atmore city (based on Escambia County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,91788
Black Protestant2,16410
Mainline Protestant1,84918
Other5546
Catholic5302
None15,305-
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: 9
Escambia County:

2.40 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Escambia County:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

7.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Here:

5.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Escambia County:

35.2%
Alabama:

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

12.1%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Atmore:

50.3%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Atmore:

47.1%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Atmore:

29.6
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.9%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.7%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Atmore:

6.8
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Atmore:

37.0%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Here:

54.4%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.5%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Atmore, 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
Other Government Administration 5$21,230$50,9520$0
Judicial and Legal 1$4,143$49,7160$0
Police Protection - Officers 35$92,796$31,8163$3,497
Firefighters 22$49,970$27,2561$1,684
Streets and Highways 11$25,577$27,9020$0
Welfare 1$2,130$25,5602$906
Health 3$4,575$18,3000$0
Solid Waste Management 11$23,043$25,1380$0
Parks and Recreation 4$6,603$19,8090$0
Local Libraries 7$14,230$24,3943$3,631
Other and Unallocable 18$41,980$27,9872$2,232
Totals for Government 118$286,277$29,11311$11,950

Atmore government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $4,042,000 ($403.96)
    Police Protection: $1,368,000 ($136.72)
    Regular Highways: $1,179,000 ($117.83)
    Local Fire Protection: $623,000 ($62.26)
    Central Staff Services: $511,000 ($51.07)
    Financial Administration: $361,000 ($36.08)
    Libraries: $231,000 ($23.09)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $214,000 ($21.39)
    Parks and Recreation: $195,000 ($19.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $101,000 ($10.09)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $88,000 ($8.79)
    Health - Other: $81,000 ($8.10)
    General - Other: $45,000 ($4.50)
    Correctional Institutions: $23,000 ($2.30)
    Public Welfare - Other: $12,000 ($1.20)
  • Gas Utilities - Interest on Debt: $104,000 ($10.39)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $203,000 ($20.29)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Elementary and Secondary Education: $575,000 ($57.47)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Gas Utilities: $558,000 ($55.77)
    Police Protection: $14,000 ($1.40)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($0.30)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($0.10)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,547,000 ($254.55)

Atmore government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $487,000 ($48.67)
    All Other: $31,000 ($3.10)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000 ($1.40)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $4,000 ($0.40)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $464,000 ($46.37)
    Interest Earnings: $194,000 ($19.39)
    Donations From Private Sources: $93,000 ($9.29)
    Rents: $5,000 ($0.50)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $5,117,000 ($511.39)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $421,000 ($42.07)
    Housing and Community Development: $400,000 ($39.98)
    All Other: $13,000 ($1.30)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,950,000 ($294.82)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,598,000 ($159.70)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $968,000 ($96.74)
    Property: $874,000 ($87.35)
    Public Utilities Sales: $584,000 ($58.36)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $379,000 ($37.88)
    Other License: $256,000 ($25.58)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $116,000 ($11.59)
    Motor Vehicle License: $31,000 ($3.10)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $5,000 ($0.50)

Atmore government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,086,000 ($508.30)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,620,000 ($461.72)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $466,000 ($46.57)

4.93% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,858 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.93%
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 Escambia County, FL  0.83% ($29,082 average AGI)
from Baldwin County, AL  0.57% ($26,582)
from Conecuh County, AL  0.41% ($23,917)


5.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,573 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.45%
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 Escambia County, FL  0.97% ($28,452 average AGI)
to Baldwin County, AL  0.68% ($37,494)
to Santa Rosa County, FL  0.30% ($29,583)

Strongest AM radio stations in Atmore:

  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WBCA (1110 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BAY MINETTE, AL; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WEBY (1330 AM; 25 kW; MILTON, FL; Owner: SPINNAKER LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WDLT (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRHOPE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNTM (710 AM; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNVY (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CANTONMENT, FL; Owner: 1090-AM INC.)
  • WBHY (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WYNI (930 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, AL; Owner: MCKISSICK ENTERPRISES)
  • WLPR (960 AM; 5 kW; PRICHARD, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WMOB (1360 AM; 5 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: BUDDY TUCKER ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WKSJ (1270 AM; 5 kW; PRICHARD, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Atmore:

  • WYDH (105.9 FM; ATMORE, AL; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYCL (107.3 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WMXC (99.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKSJ-FM (94.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJLQ (100.7 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMEZ (94.1 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKH (96.1 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBLX-FM (92.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYOK (104.1 FM; ATMORE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WABB-FM (97.5 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: WABB-FM, INC.)
  • WPFL (105.1 FM; CENTURY, FL; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPCS (89.5 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC)
  • WXBM-FM (102.7 FM; MILTON, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTKX-FM (101.5 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHIL-FM (91.3 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: SPRING HILL COLLEGE)
  • WAVH (106.5 FM; DAPHNE, AL; Owner: BALDWIN BROADCASTING COMPANY, DEBTOR IN POSSESSION)
  • WPGG (93.3 FM; EVERGREEN, AL; Owner: GULF COAST BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • WGCX (95.7 FM; NAVARRE, FL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WHNB (94.5 FM; JACKSON, AL; Owner: CAPITAL ASSETS, INC.)
  • WKNU (106.3 FM; BREWTON, AL; Owner: ELLINGTON RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Atmore:

  • WEAR-TV (Channel 3; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: WEAR LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKRG-TV (Channel 5; MOBILE, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WMPV-TV (Channel 21; MOBILE, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPMI (Channel 15; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJTC (Channel 44; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHBR (Channel 33; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION OF PENSACOLA/MOBILE, INC.)
  • WSRE (Channel 23; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: DST .BD. OF TRUSTEES PENSACOLA JR. COLLEGE)
  • WALA-TV (Channel 10; MOBILE, AL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBPG (Channel 55; GULF SHORES, AL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WRBM-LP (Channel 60; PRICHARD, AL; Owner: UPPER GULF COAST, L.L.C.)
  • WMOE-LP (Channel 12; MOBILE, AL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Atmore fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Atmore fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 16m52ftTotal length
  • $4,449,000Total costs
  • 22,591Total average daily traffic
  • 909Total average daily truck traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Atmore)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 140 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Atmore, AL)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Atmore)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Atmore)

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

CANOE WATER WORKS (Population served: 1,005, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • Public Education - In DEC-27-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-09-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In NOV-26-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-09-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-11-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-26-2011)
  • 24 regular monitoring violations
HUXFORD WATER & FIRE PROTECTION AUTH (Address: 560 Homewood Drive , Population served: 456, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-21-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-21-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-31-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-18-2012)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Atmore that have no violations reported:

  • FREEMANVILLE WATER SYSTEM (Address: 18 Woods Road , Population served: 3,384, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Atmore, Alabama:

  • Days Inn, 1610 S Main St, Atmore, Alabama 36502 , Phone: (251) 368-9999
  • Holiday Inn Express, 111 Lakeview Cir, Atmore, Alabama 36502 , Phone: (251) 446-3331, Fax: (251) 446-3337
  • Hampton Inn, 45 Rivercane Blvd W, Atmore, Alabama 36502 , Phone: (251) 368-9090
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Atmore, Alabama
Most common first names in Atmore, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James16169.1 years
John15275.6 years
Mary14877.9 years
William13173.8 years
Willie9869.7 years
Robert7471.6 years
George6274.4 years
Annie6279.2 years
Charles5368.6 years
Henry4975.8 years
Most common last names in Atmore, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith10075.8 years
Johnson9671.3 years
Williams9571.2 years
Brown6673.4 years
Jones5972.0 years
Hall5373.0 years
Mcghee5276.7 years
Davis4173.9 years
White3573.9 years
Montgomery3474.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (79%)
  • Utility gas (20%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Atmore, AL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1La-Z-Boy1
Advance Auto Parts1Lane Furniture2
Arby's1McDonald's1
Burger King1Nike1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Church's Chicken1RadioShack1
FedEx2Rite Aid1
Ford1U-Haul1
GNC1UPS3
H&R Block1Verizon Wireless1
Hardee's1Walgreens1
Holiday Inn1YMCA1
KFC1

Atmore compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Atmore on our top lists:

  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Utilities (population 5,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of males (pop. 5,000+)"
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