For population 25 years and over in Berry:
For population 15 years and over in Berry town:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (31.5 miles , pop. 77,906).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (46.6 miles , pop. 242,820).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (530.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: North River, AL (3.3 miles) , Oakman, AL (3.6 miles ), Fayette, AL (3.6 miles ), Samantha, AL (3.7 miles) , Windham Springs, AL (4.1 miles) , Carbon Hill, AL (4.1 miles ), Townley, AL (4.1 miles) , Kansas, AL (4.1 miles ).
Latitude: 33.66 N, Longitude: 87.61 W
Area code: 205
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Crime rate in Berry detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +18 (+1.5%).
Work and jobs in Berry: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Berry, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Berry-area historical tornado activity is above Alabama state average. It is 259% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/8/1998, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 22.1 miles away from the Berry town center killed 32 people and injured 259 people and caused $200 million in damages.
On 3/3/1966, a category F5 tornado 22.6 miles away from the town center killed 58 people and injured 518 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Berry-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alabama state average. It is 53% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 26.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 14.1 miles away from Berry 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 72.3 miles away from the city center
On 12/12/1997 at 08:42:20, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 21.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/28/1999 at 11:00:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 26.3 miles away from Berry center
On 8/19/2004 at 23:51:49, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Fayette County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Floods: 3, Winds: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Bettye Kimbrell - Women artist.
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.85. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Berry and their reported violations in the past:BERRY WATER WORKS (Address: 30 SCHOOL AVE , Population served: 3540, Surface_water):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 19.1%
(15.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.2% for Black residents, 32.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 58.5% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Berry town (based on Fayette County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.84%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
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4.59% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,377 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:
6.20% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,182 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Berry fatal accident list:
Feb 6, 1998 10:15 PM, 1450, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Berry)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:7
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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