Bayou La Batre, Alabama

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Population in 2017: 2,512 (81% urban, 19% rural).
Population change since 2000: +8.6%
Males: 1,176  (46.9%)
Females: 1,336  (53.1%)
Median resident age:

31.4 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 36509, 36523, 36541, 36544, 36582.

Bayou La Batre Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $40,193 (it was $24,539 in 2000)
Bayou La Batre:

$40,193
AL:

$48,123

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,972 (it was $9,928 in 2000)

Bayou La Batre city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $82,408 (it was $44,400 in 2000)
Bayou La Batre:

$82,408
AL:

$141,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $169,889; detached houses: $176,147; townhouses or other attached units: $225,466; in 2-unit structures: $186,112; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $179,569; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $276,341; mobile homes: $66,532; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $153,673

Median gross rent in 2017: $669.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bayou La Batre: 82.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 31.6%
(11.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 72.4% for Black residents, 6.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 61.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Bayou La Batre, AL (2017)
    • 1,11143.7%White alone
    • 59323.3%Asian alone
    • 41516.3%Black alone
    • 2148.4%Hispanic
    • 1445.7%Two or more races
    • 50.2%American Indian alone

Races in Bayou La Batre detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Bayou La Batre, Alabama as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bayou La Batre is 1,268 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Bayou La Batre by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2010

2011

2012

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(36.3)
2
(72.7)
1
(36.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(30.7)
1
(38.9)
0
(0.0)
8
(305.2)
6
(230.1)
4
(160.1)
4
(160.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(108.8)
5
(181.8)
4
(144.9)
10
(368.2)
0
(0.0)
3
(116.7)
5
(194.9)
1
(38.2)
3
(115.1)
2
(80.0)
5
(200.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
16
(580.1)
9
(327.3)
20
(724.4)
11
(405.0)
22
(676.3)
25
(972.8)
42
(1,637)
27
(1,030)
27
(1,036)
33
(1,321)
27
(1,080)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
54
(1,958)
69
(2,509)
70
(2,535)
73
(2,688)
62
(1,906)
75
(2,918)
77
(3,002)
48
(1,831)
81
(3,107)
64
(2,561)
70
(2,800)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
143
(5,185)
171
(6,218)
229
(8,294)
184
(6,775)
90
(2,767)
108
(4,202)
123
(4,795)
169
(6,448)
171
(6,559)
164
(6,563)
203
(8,120)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
21
(761.4)
34
(1,236)
26
(941.7)
18
(662.7)
20
(614.8)
25
(972.8)
28
(1,092)
22
(839.4)
37
(1,419)
27
(1,080)
32
(1,280)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A1
(38.9)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)583.0701.5801.9777.2453.1788.7875.2914.91019.2944.41027.2

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City-data.com crime index in Bayou La Batre, AL

Crime rate in Bayou La Batre detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 20 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.00
Alabama average:

2.17
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Ancestries: American (15.8%), French (3.4%), English (2.8%), German (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1955

Elevation: 13 feet

Land area: 4.03 square miles.

Population density: 623 people per square mile   (low).

Bayou La Batre, Alabama map

390 residents are foreign born (15.1% Asia, 2.4% Latin America).

This city:

15.4%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $739 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $334 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tanner-Williams, AL (18.5 miles , pop. 59,443).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: New Orleans, LA (112.3 miles , pop. 484,674).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (429.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Grand Bay, AL (2.7 miles ),
Belle Fontaine, AL (3.2 miles ),
Theodore, AL (3.3 miles ),
Dauphin Island, AL (3.5 miles ),
Tillmans Corner, AL (3.6 miles ),
Helena, MS (4.0 miles ),
Moss Point, MS (4.1 miles ),
Pascagoula, MS (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 30.40 N, Longitude: 88.25 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Seafood Capital of Alabama

Area code: 251

Distribution of median household income in Bayou La Batre, AL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Bayou La Batre, AL in 2017
Bayou La Batre satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $50,400
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $50,400
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $63,000
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $79,100
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $134,200
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $91,100
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $113,000
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $141,700
  • 2008: 64 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2009: 152 buildings, average cost: $100,800
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $80,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Bayou La Batre, AL residents
Average permit cost in Bayou La Batre, AL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.5%
Alabama:

3.8%
Most common industries in Bayou La Batre, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food (10.3%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (8.6%)
  • Construction (7.1%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.8%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (9.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.8%)
  • Food (5.6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (5.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Food (16.5%)
  • Educational services (11.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.8%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (8.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.8%)
  • Personal & laundry services (5.1%)
Most common occupations in Bayou La Batre, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Food processing workers (6.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.5%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (4.9%)
  • Cashiers (4.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (7.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Food processing workers (5.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.7%)
  • Cashiers (10.8%)
  • Food processing workers (7.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Personal appearance workers (5.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.0%)

Average climate in Bayou La Batre, Alabama

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Bayou La Batre, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 69.3. This is about average.

City:

69.3
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 3.98. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.98
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.01. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.01
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.53. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.53
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 0.00371. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00371
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Bayou La Batre-area historical tornado activity is below Alabama state average. It is 12% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/25/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the Bayou La Batre city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/18/1950, a category F3 tornado 18.7 miles away from the city center injured 15 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bayou La Batre-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alabama state average. It is 93% 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 76.4 miles away from Bayou La Batre 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 303.7 miles away from Bayou La Batre 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 214.0 miles away from Bayou La Batre 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 215.7 miles away from Bayou La Batre 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 156.4 miles away from the city 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 74.2 miles away from Bayou La Batre 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 Mobile County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 15, Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bayou La Batre topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bayou La Batre:

  • INFIRMARY WEST (Hospital, about 16 miles away; MOBILE, AL)
  • BAYPOINTE BEHAVIORAL HEALTH (Hospital, about 16 miles away; MOBILE, AL)
  • GORDON OAKS CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; MOBILE, AL)

Airports located in Bayou La Batre:

Amtrak station near Bayou La Batre:

  • 19 miles: PASCAGOULA (505 RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bayou La Batre:

  • University of South Alabama (about 21 miles; Mobile, AL; Full-time enrollment: 13,228)
  • Bishop State Community College (about 24 miles; Mobile, AL; FT enrollment: 2,822)
  • Columbia Southern University (about 36 miles; Orange Beach, AL; FT enrollment: 14,996)
  • James H Faulkner State Community College (about 42 miles; Bay Minette, AL; FT enrollment: 3,703)
  • Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (about 60 miles; Perkinston, MS; FT enrollment: 8,320)
  • The University of West Florida (about 63 miles; Pensacola, FL; FT enrollment: 10,240)
  • Pensacola State College (about 63 miles; Pensacola, FL; FT enrollment: 8,740)

Public elementary/middle school in Bayou La Batre:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Bayou La Batre: Bayou La Batre Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (A), Mose Hudson Tapia Public Library (B), Bayou La Batre Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Bayou La Batre include: First Baptist Church of Bayou la Batre (A), Evangelical Methodist Church (B), Greater New Hope Baptist Church (C), Saint Margarets Catholic Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Carls Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: GuestHouse Intl Bayou La Batre (13155 North Wintzell Avenue), Shoney's Inn & Suites (13155 North Wintzell Avenue).

Court: Municipality Court Of (13775 South Wintzell Avenue).

Birthplace of: Antwan Odom - Football player.

Mobile 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 Bayou La Batre and their reported violations in the past:

BAYOU LA BATRE UTILITIES (Address: 13321 NORTH WINTZELL AVE , Population served: 8,118, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

3.0 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

77.4%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.0%
Whole state:

4.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Bayou La Batre (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Baylou La Batre Branch at 13825 South Wintzell Avenue, branch established on 1956/09/10. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Regions Bank: Bayou La Batre Branch at 14020 South Wintzell Avenue, branch established on 1981/10/28. 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

For population 15 years and over in Bayou La Batre:

Marital status in Bayou La Batre, AL
  • Never married: 40.4%
  • Now married: 41.9%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

For population 25 years and over in Bayou La Batre:

  • High school or higher: 60.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Unemployed: 11.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

18.1
Alabama average:

11.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Bayou La Batre
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bayou La Batre, AL (based on Mobile County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant149,286354
Black Protestant34,12499
Catholic32,00335
Mainline Protestant30,31279
Other6,68430
Orthodox7242
None159,859-
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: 61
Mobile County:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Mobile County:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
Mobile County:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 246
Mobile County:

6.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 211
Mobile County:

5.22 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Mobile County:

11.8%
State:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.9%
Alabama:

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

10.9%
Alabama:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Bayou La Batre:

50.3%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.8%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Bayou La Batre:

28.0
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bayou La Batre:

20.1%
State:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Bayou La Batre:

13.8%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Bayou La Batre:

30.4%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

54.8%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Bayou La Batre:

78.7%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bayou La Batre, 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
Police Protection - Officers 18$55,541$37,0271$1,725
Streets and Highways 16$26,969$20,2270$0
Other and Unallocable 10$28,717$34,4600$0
Firefighters 7$22,449$38,48417$1,671
Other Government Administration 5$11,391$27,3387$2,974
Judicial and Legal 3$4,824$19,2964$2,620
Local Libraries 1$2,120$25,4401$426
Welfare 1$1,659$19,9082$1,133
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 61$153,670$30,23032$10,549

Bayou La Batre government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $6,630,000 ($2639.33)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $1,846,000 ($734.87)
    Police Protection: $1,759,000 ($700.24)
    Regular Highways: $719,000 ($286.23)
    Financial Administration: $675,000 ($268.71)
    Parks and Recreation: $426,000 ($169.59)
    Public Welfare - Other: $272,000 ($108.28)
    Water Utilities: $83,000 ($33.04)
    General - Other: $43,000 ($17.12)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $56,000 ($22.29)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,638,000 ($652.07)

Bayou La Batre government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,731,000 ($689.09)
    Other: $168,000 ($66.88)
    Parks and Recreation: $52,000 ($20.70)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $211,000 ($84.00)
    Donations From Private Sources: $168,000 ($66.88)
    General Revenue - Other: $143,000 ($56.93)
    Rents: $28,000 ($11.15)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.40)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $110,000 ($43.79)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $6,395,000 ($2545.78)
    General Local Government Support: $460,000 ($183.12)
    Water Utilities: $431,000 ($171.58)
    Housing and Community Development: $367,000 ($146.10)
  • Tax - Property: $2,454,000 ($976.91)
    Other License: $446,000 ($177.55)

Bayou La Batre government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $990,000 ($394.11)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $845,000 ($336.39)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $145,000 ($57.72)

Bayou La Batre government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,858,000 ($739.65)

3.84% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,296 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.84%
Alabama average:

5.95%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($180 average AGI)
Mobile County:

0.02%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Baldwin County, AL  0.52% ($47,660 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MS  0.18% ($43,043)
from Jefferson County, AL  0.10% ($44,431)


4.09% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($54,474 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.09%
Alabama average:

5.97%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($493 average AGI)
Mobile County:

0.03%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Baldwin County, AL  0.70% ($70,600 average AGI)
to Jackson County, MS  0.16% ($48,027)
to Jefferson County, AL  0.11% ($44,086)
Businesses in Bayou La Batre, AL
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1Subway1
CVS1U-Haul1
Pizza Hut1Waffle House1

Strongest AM radio stations in Bayou La Batre:

  • WNTM (710 AM; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDLT (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRHOPE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBHY (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WZZJ (1580 AM; 5 kW; PASCAGOULA-MOSS POIN, MS; Owner: JUDAH BROADASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WLPR (960 AM; 5 kW; PRICHARD, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WABB (1480 AM; 5 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: WABB-FM, INC.)
  • WLVV (1410 AM; 5 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: WLVV, INC.)
  • WBCA (1110 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BAY MINETTE, AL; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WTNI (1640 AM; 10 kW; BILOXI, MS; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bayou La Batre:

  • WRKH (96.1 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMXC (99.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WABB-FM (97.5 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: WABB-FM, INC.)
  • WJLQ (100.7 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBLX-FM (92.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYOK (104.1 FM; ATMORE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WOSM (103.1 FM; OCEAN SPRINGS, MS; Owner: CHARLES H. COOPER)
  • WKNN-FM (99.1 FM; PASCAGOULA, MS; Owner: CHASE RADIO PROPERTIES, L.L.C.)
  • WMJY (93.7 FM; BILOXI, MS; Owner: CHASE RADIO PROPERTIES, L.L.C.)
  • WKSJ-FM (94.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHIL-FM (91.3 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: SPRING HILL COLLEGE)
  • WMEZ (94.1 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBUV (104.9 FM; MOSS POINT, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPCS (89.5 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC)
  • WMAH-FM (90.3 FM; BILOXI, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WDLT-FM (98.3 FM; CHICKASAW, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBHY-FM (88.5 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WZKX (107.9 FM; BAY ST. LOUIS, MS; Owner: DOWDY & DOWDY PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZEW (92.1 FM; FAIRHOPE, AL; Owner: BALDWIN BROADCASTING COMPANY, DEBTOR IN POSSESSION)
  • W205AP (88.9 FM; PASCAGOULA, MS; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bayou La Batre:

  • WKRG-TV (Channel 5; MOBILE, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WRBM-LP (Channel 60; PRICHARD, AL; Owner: UPPER GULF COAST, L.L.C.)
  • WEAR-TV (Channel 3; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: WEAR LICENSEE, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WALA-TV (Channel 10; MOBILE, AL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WHBR (Channel 33; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION OF PENSACOLA/MOBILE, INC.)
  • WMAH-TV (Channel 19; BILOXI, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • WSRE (Channel 23; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: DST .BD. OF TRUSTEES PENSACOLA JR. COLLEGE)
  • WXXV-TV (Channel 25; GULFPORT, MS; Owner: MORRIS NETWORK OF MISSISSIPPI, INC.)
  • WBPG (Channel 55; GULF SHORES, AL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • W52BF (Channel 52; MOBILE, AL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WEIQ (Channel 42; MOBILE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WKFK-LP (Channel 7; PASCAGOULA, MS; Owner: FRANCES S. SMITH DBA NCN CABLE ADVERTISING)
  • W51CU (Channel 51; PASCAGOULA, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Bayou La Batre fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Bayou La Batre fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 22Number of bridges
  • 131ft / 40.3mTotal length
  • $14,567,000Total costs
  • 34,942Total average daily traffic
  • 1,339Total average daily truck traffic
  • 50,924Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Bayou La Batre, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 71990-1999
  • 82000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Bayou La Batre, AL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bayou La Batre)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 13765 S Wintzell Ave (Lat: 30.407417 Lon: -88.247500), Type: Bant, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: KVP731,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.310 MHz, Grant Date: 12/24/2003, Expiration Date: 11/15/2013, Cancellation Date: 09/03/2013, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Road #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510
  • Sr 188 1.6 Mi S Of Cty 19 On Bayou La Batre Bridge (Lat: 30.406861 Lon: -88.421667), Call Sign: KNIC629,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.055 MHz, 151.130 MHz, Grant Date: 10/25/2013, Expiration Date: 12/21/2023, Registrant: Aldot Communcations, 517 Traffic Operations Drive, Montgomery, AL 36110, Phone: (334) 242-6507, Fax: (334) 242-6506, Email:
  • City Bldg Police Dept (Lat: 30.405750 Lon: -88.240278), Call Sign: KYB708,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.860 MHz, 155.010 MHz, Grant Date: 11/09/1995, Expiration Date: 01/10/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/18/2001, Registrant: City Of Bayou La Batre, 13785 S Wintzell Ave, Bayou La Batre, AL 36509, Phone: (205) 824-2757
  • 385 N Coden Ave (Lat: 30.415194 Lon: -88.245278), Call Sign: KNBJ999, Licensee ID: L00000301,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.475 MHz, 451.675 MHz, 456.475 MHz, 456.675 MHz, Grant Date: 09/18/2000, Expiration Date: 10/26/2005, Cancellation Date: 03/29/2002, Registrant: Alabama Power Company, C/O Scs, 600 North 18th Street / Bin 5n-8485, Birmingham, AL 35203-8485, Phone: (205) 257-3227, Fax: (205) 257-3636, Email:
  • Lat: 30.399972 Lon: -88.257472, Call Sign: WRDJ554,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.712 MHz, Grant Date: 05/14/2019, Expiration Date: 05/14/2029, Certifier: Nate Geiger, Registrant: Metal Shark Boats, 160 Boro Ln, Franklin, LA 70538, Phone: (337) 364-0777, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: K4BAA, Grant Date: 09/20/1995, Expiration Date: 09/20/2005, Cancellation Date: 09/21/2007, Registrant: Lyle E Reisner, Bayou La Batre, AL 36509

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7780E , Serial Number: 17580, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 08/13/1959, Certificate Issue Date: 05/14/2013
    Registrant (LLC): First Flight Aviation LLC, 13856 S Wintzell Ave, Bayou La Batre, AL 36509
  • Aircraft: KERN EMMETT SPRINT 1000 (Category: Sea, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 813EK , Serial Number: 03-2013-796, Year manufactured: 2013, Airworthiness Date: 05/06/2013, Certificate Issue Date: 04/03/2013
    Registrant (Corporation): First Flight Aviation LLC, 13856 S Wintzell Ave, Bayou La Batre, AL 36509
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 10/04/2016

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$116,1101$138,4800$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$44,5102$117,4901$28,020
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$70,7950$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0073.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$61,3401$56,040
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0073.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Bayou La Batre, AL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Bayou La Batre, AL - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 20. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 38 took place in 2008, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Bayou La Batre, AL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (67.9%), and Structure Fires (16.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Bayou La Batre, AL
    • 22267.9%Outside Fires
    • 5316.2%Structure Fires
    • 3410.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 185.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bayou La Batre, AL
Most common first names in Bayou La Batre, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1970.4 years
George1871.4 years
Mary1877.6 years
Joseph1771.6 years
William1667.3 years
Edward1463.8 years
John1172.9 years
Walter1072.1 years
Robert1067.6 years
Emma884.3 years
Most common last names in Bayou La Batre, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bosarge6674.3 years
Seaman2165.7 years
Nelson1773.0 years
Collier1476.1 years
Ladnier1372.5 years
Simonson1177.0 years
Sprinkle1165.6 years
Lyons1177.0 years
Landry1181.5 years
Johnson1066.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bayou La Batre, AL
  • 78.9%Electricity
  • 18.7%Utility gas
  • 1.6%No fuel used
  • 0.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bayou La Batre, AL
  • 93.2%Electricity
  • 3.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.2%Utility gas
  • 1.4%No fuel used


Bayou La Batre compared to Alabama state average:

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

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  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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