Blountsville, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 1,698 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.0%
 
Males: 820  (48.3%)
Females: 878  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  33.3 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 35031.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $29,833 (it was $24,432 in 2000)
Blountsville:

$29,833
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,052 (it was $13,426 in 2000)

Blountsville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $101,966 (it was $73,500 in 2000)
Blountsville:

$101,966
AL:

$122,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $424.

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  • Races in Blountsville, AL (2010)

    Blountsville races chart
    • 1,36981.3%White alone
    • 25715.3%Hispanic
    • 161.0%American Indian alone
    • 140.8%Two or more races
    • 110.7%Black alone
    • 60.4%Asian alone
    • 60.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 50.3%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Blountsville: 82.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (15.1%), English (14.0%), United States (10.6%), German (7.7%), Subsaharan African (3.3%), Scotch-Irish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 12/13/1827

Elevation: 714 feet

Land area: 5.42 square miles.

Population density: 313 people per square mile   (very low).

Blountsville,AL real estate house value index trend

Blountsville, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Blountsville:

  • High school or higher: 69.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Blountsville town:

  • Never married: 23.0%
  • Now married: 56.8%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

172 residents are foreign born (9.2% Latin America).

This town:

9.7%
Alabama:

2.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $419 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $474 (0.5%)

Blountsville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (40.6 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (539.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Cleveland, AL (2.5 miles ), Holly Pond, AL (2.6 miles ), Rosa, AL (2.8 miles ), Brooksville, AL (2.8 miles ), Nectar, AL (2.9 miles ), Welti, AL (3.1 miles ), Susan Moore, AL (3.1 miles ), Hanceville, AL (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $53,300
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $46,700
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $64,600
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $118,000
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $112,300
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $115,500
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $185,200
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $235,300
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $85,500
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $130,800
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $131,100
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $84,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $96,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $162,700
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $83,200
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $125,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.08 N, Longitude: 86.59 W

Area code: 205

Blountsville household income distribution Blountsville home values distribution

Crime rates in Blountsville by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000110000232
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.051.550.80.00.00.00.0117.4176.8116.8
Robberies 0000000201000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.099.50.059.10.00.00.0
Assaults 01322267413738
per 100,000 0.055.1161.6104.5103.1101.6303.6348.3195.9768.3411.0176.8467.3
Burglaries 614113131822101826181424
per 100,000 336.3771.8592.7156.7670.1914.21,113.4497.5881.51,536.61,057.0825.01,401.9
Thefts 3292319372937177449664936
per 100,000 168.21,598.71,239.2992.71,907.21,472.81,872.5845.83,623.92,896.03,875.52,887.42,102.8
Auto thefts 0321425443489
per 100,000 0.0165.4107.852.2206.2101.6253.0199.0195.9177.3234.9471.4525.7
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0N/AN/AN/A
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0.0N/AN/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 31.5148.0137.478.9209.8199.8243.4191.6272.2425.7441.3403.6428.0

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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 Blountsville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Alabama average:

2.27
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +235 (+15.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (19%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (3%)
  • Retail trade (38%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (34%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

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

Average climate in Blountsville, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Blountsville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 176% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/11/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the Blountsville town center killed 2 people and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 11/18/1957, a category F4 tornado 8.1 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Blountsville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 61.8 miles away from the city 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 60.5 miles away from Blountsville center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 76.1 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 208.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 310.8 miles away from Blountsville center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 237.8 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 Blount County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 7, Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 3, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Blountsville topographic map

Main business address for: COMMUNITY BANCSHARES INC /DE/ (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS).

Hospitals and medical centers near Blountsville:

  • SOUTHERNCARE CULLMAN (Hospital, about 11 miles away; HANCEVILLE, AL)
  • HANCEVILLE NURSING AND REHAB CENTER, INC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; HANCEVILLE, AL)
  • TLC NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ONEONTA, AL)
  • GOLDEN LIVING CENTER - ONEONTA (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ONEONTA, AL)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF BLOUNTSVILLE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; ONEONTA, AL)
  • CARE FIRST HOME HEALTH OF BLOUNT COUNTY (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; ONEONTA, AL)
  • WOODLAND VILLAGE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; CULLMAN, AL)

airports located in Blountsville:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Blountsville:

  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 12 miles; Hanceville, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,486)
  • Snead State Community College (about 26 miles; Boaz, AL; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 31 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 6,041)
  • Gadsden State Community College (about 35 miles; Gadsden, AL; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 43 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 14,853)
  • Bevill State Community College (about 43 miles; Jasper, AL; FT enrollment: 2,970)
  • Samford University (about 45 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)

Public high schools in Blountsville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Blountsville:

See full list of schools located in Blountsville

Library in Blountsville:

  • BLOUNTSVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $111,930; Location: 65 CHESTNUT STREET; 31,430 books; 278 audio materials; 1,267 video materials; 57 local licensed databases; 79 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 36 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Blountsville: Spring Valley Beach (A), Blountsville Town Hall (B), Blountsville Fire and Rescue (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Blountsville: COMMUNITY BANCSHARES INC /DE/ (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Blountsville include: Blountsville United Methodist Church (A), Blountsville Baptist Church (B), Calvary Missionary Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lakes and reservoirs: Burgess Spring Lakes (A), Spring Valley Farms Ponds (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Blountsville: Blountsville Municipal Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Blount County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 39.0%
(33.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 60.3% for Black residents, 58.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 91.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  67.1%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.7%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Blountsville, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Blountsville (2011 data):

  • Cadence Bank, N.A.: Blountsville Branch at 69156 Main Street, branch established on 1923/07/23. Info updated 2011/12/14: Bank assets: $3,909.7 mil, Deposits: $3,124.0 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 112 total offices, Holding Company: Cadence Bancorp Llc
  • Peoples Bank of Alabama: Blountsville Branch at 68870 Main Street, South, branch established on 2005/09/26. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $511.3 mil, Deposits: $426.1 mil, headquarters in Cullman, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 29 total offices, Holding Company: Altrust Financial Services, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.4
Alabama average:

11.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Blountsville town (based on Blount County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant29,223122
Catholic4,7441
Mainline Protestant3,03529
Other2922
Black Protestant582
None19,970-
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: 6
Blount County:

1.06 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Blount County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

5.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Blount County:

31.5%
Alabama:

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

19.9%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.8%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Blountsville:

40.6%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Blountsville:

28.7
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Blountsville:

25.1%
State:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.3%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Blountsville:

6.8
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Blountsville:

31.5%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

51.4%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.9%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Blountsville, 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 7$6,255$10,7230$0
Judicial and Legal 4$6,900$20,7000$0
Police Protection - Officers 10$18,618$22,3420$0
Fire - Other 3$300$1,2000$0
Streets and Highways 2$4,987$29,9220$0
Welfare 2$1,357$8,1420$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,628$31,5360$0
Local Libraries 2$5,569$33,4140$0
Other and Unallocable 1$200$2,4000$0
Totals for Government 32$46,814$17,5550$0

5.86% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,013 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.86%
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 Jefferson County, AL  2.50% ($35,993 average AGI)
from Cullman County, AL  0.44% ($30,235)
from Marshall County, AL  0.43% ($26,139)


5.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,306 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.77%
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 Jefferson County, AL  1.87% ($32,947 average AGI)
to Cullman County, AL  0.58% ($32,443)
to Marshall County, AL  0.56% ($24,127)

Strongest AM radio stations in Blountsville:

  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WCRL (1570 AM; 3 kW; ONEONTA, AL; Owner: BLOUNT COUNTY BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WMCJ (1460 AM; 5 kW; CULLMAN, AL)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WAAX (570 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXRP (1170 AM; daytime; 1 kW; HANCEVILLE, AL; Owner: MAPLEWOOD PROPERTIES, LLC)
  • WJBY (930 AM; 5 kW; RAINBOW CITY, AL; Owner: GADSDEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Blountsville:

  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WFMH-FM (95.5 FM; HOLLY POND, AL; Owner: VOICE OF CULLMAN, L.L.C.)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKLD (97.7 FM; ONEONTA, AL; Owner: BLOUNT COUNTY BROADCASTING SERVICE INC.)
  • WKUL (92.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: JONATHAN CHRISTIAN CORP.)
  • WAFN-FM (92.7 FM; ARAB, AL; Owner: FUN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WRSA-FM (96.9 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: NCA, INC.)
  • WKXX (102.9 FM; ATTALLA, AL; Owner: BROADCAST MEDIA LLC)
  • WQSB (105.1 FM; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: SAND MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WAHR (99.1 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; WARRIOR, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W289AC (105.7 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WILLIAM PAXTON ROGERS)
  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)
  • WYSF (94.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRHY (105.9 FM; CENTRE, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W298AF (107.5 FM; HADEN, AL; Owner: HADEN RADIO COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Blountsville:

  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WZDX (Channel 54; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNTSVILLE TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WIAT (Channel 42; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIQ (Channel 10; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WCQT-LP (Channel 52; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: FIRST CULLMAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTTO (Channel 21; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBRC (Channel 6; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WVTM-TV (Channel 13; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM BROADCASTING (WVTM-TV), LLC)
  • Blountsville, Alabama
  • Fatal accident count11
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:4
  • Fatalities11
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents27
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Alabama average
  • Fatal accident count112
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents176
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons30
  • Fatalities123
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents292
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents11
See more detailed statistics of Blountsville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • $4,447,000Total costs
  • 13,735Total average daily traffic
  • 1,167Total average daily truck traffic
  • 18,445Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Blountsville)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Alabama Power Co Ofc 211 N Main St (Lat: 34.082056 Lon: -86.589722), Call Sign: KNBK205, Licensee ID: L00000301
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.200 MHz, 451.275 MHz, 456.200 MHz, 456.275 MHzGrant Date: 07/27/1997, Expiration Date: 07/27/2002, Cancellation Date: 03/29/2002Registrant: 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: 34.076389 Lon: -86.585833, Call Sign: WQAW326
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.325 MHz, 456.325 MHzGrant Date: 08/05/2014, Expiration Date: 08/18/2024, Certifier: Greg CagleRegistrant: Tyson Foods, 2200 Don Tyson Parkway, Springdale, AR 72762, Phone: (479) 290-1797, Fax: (479) 290-7940, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

52 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Blountsville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: BEAGLE B.206 SERIES 2 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GTSI0-520-F-K (435 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 15JP , Serial Number: 059, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 04/17/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Jesse P Gresham, 367 George Yates Rd, Blountsville, AL 35031
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 65-TC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 23565 , Serial Number: C5239, Year manufactured: 1939, Airworthiness Date: 12/28/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Harley A Gresham, 367 George Yates Rd, Blountsville, AL 35031
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2370U , Serial Number: 17249970, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 12/29/1962
    Registrant (Individual): Sidney J Martin, 45598 Hwy 79, Blountsville, AL 35031
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5385Q , Serial Number: 15073285, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 03/21/1972
    Registrant (Individual): Donald P Martin, 43465 State Highway 79, Blountsville, AL 35031
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER COMPANY R22 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 90700 , Serial Number: 0174, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 07/08/1981
    Registrant (Individual): Jesse P Gresham, 367 George Yates Rd, Blountsville, AL 35031

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$111,5001$57,2405$101,9001$12,3101$25,2301$40,460
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$109,5200$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$45,5403$114,0601$12,2500$01$37,430
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$138,8550$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0505.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$76,230
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
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Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0505.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 139
  • Hazardous Condition: 12
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Blountsville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Blountsville, AL
Most common first names in Blountsville, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7673.2 years
William5975.3 years
John3773.8 years
Mary2879.6 years
Robert2473.4 years
Charles2165.3 years
George1880.3 years
Ruby1883.0 years
Thomas1575.1 years
Bobby1258.0 years
Most common last names in Blountsville, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6271.8 years
Butts2372.9 years
Alldredge2378.1 years
Thomas2073.4 years
Martin1975.2 years
Weaver1975.7 years
Jones1878.7 years
Graves1779.4 years
Moore1777.8 years
Williams1677.9 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (62%)
  • Utility gas (29%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Businesses in Blountsville, AL

  • H&R Block: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Blountsville compared to Alabama state average:

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