For population 25 years and over in Big Sandy-Duncanville:
For population 15 years and over in Big Sandy-Duncanville CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (10.1 miles , pop. 77,906).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (50.4 miles , pop. 242,820).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (518.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Moundville, AL (3.0 miles ), Tuscaloosa, AL (3.2 miles ), Coaling, AL (3.3 miles ), Holt, AL (3.4 miles ), Fosters, AL (3.7 miles ), Northport, AL (3.8 miles ), Brookwood, AL (3.9 miles ), Vance, AL (4.1 miles ).
Latitude: 33.07 N, Longitude: 87.49 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 205
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Big Sandy-Duncanville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Big Sandy-Duncanville, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Big Sandy-Duncanville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 191% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/3/1966, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 21.4 miles away from the Big Sandy-Duncanville place center killed 58 people and injured 518 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/8/1998, a category F5 tornado 25.8 miles away from the place center killed 32 people and injured 259 people and caused $200 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Big Sandy-Duncanville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alabama state average. It is 60% 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 27.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 49.5 miles away from Big Sandy-Duncanville 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 38.6 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 29.7 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 27.8 miles away from Big Sandy-Duncanville 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 31.7 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 Tuscaloosa County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Big Sandy-Duncanville:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
17 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
17 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
Big Sandy-Duncanville compared to Alabama state average:
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Religion statistics for Big Sandy-Duncanville (based on Tuscaloosa County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.83%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 36
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 101
Number of full-service restaurants: 97
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.18% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,475 average adjusted gross income)
0.50% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,005 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.88% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,928 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,045 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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