For population 25 years and over in Brewton:
For population 15 years and over in Brewton city:
31 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $478 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pensacola, FL (47.8 miles , pop. 56,255).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (97.8 miles , pop. 201,568).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (504.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: East Brewton, AL (1.4 miles ), Riverview, AL (2.0 miles) , East Escambia, AL (2.9 miles) , Pollard, AL (2.9 miles) , Dixonville, FL (3.0 miles) , Mount Carmel, FL (3.1 miles ), Jay, FL (3.5 miles ), Castleberry, AL (3.6 miles ).
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Latitude: 31.12 N, Longitude: 87.07 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,531 (+47.1%)
Area code: 251
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Brewton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 34 (27 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -329 (-5.6%).
Work and jobs in Brewton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Brewton, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Brewton-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 100% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/3/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.2 miles away from the Brewton city center injured 18 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 12/10/1961, a category F3 tornado 1.3 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Brewton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 85% 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 11.9 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 13.6 miles away from Brewton center
On 7/16/1993 at 10:54:32, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/30/2003 at 02:28:03, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 26.6 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1997 at 03:39:12, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 21.1 miles away from Brewton center
On 10/28/1997 at 09:00:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 13.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
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: 3, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Davern Williams - 2005 NFL player (New York Giants, born: Feb 13, 1980), Fred Snowden - Collegiate basketball coach and businessman, Kevin Sumlin - College football player, William W. Seay - Army Medal of Honor recipient, Alan Baker (politician) - Politician, Anthony Redmon - Football player, Johnnie Byrd - Politician, Kristi DuBose - Federal judge.
Medal of Honor Recipient born in Brewton: William W. Seay.
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Local government website: www.cityofbrewton.org
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Brewton and their reported violations in the past:BREWTON WATER WORKS (Population served: 9945, Groundwater):
Past health violations:MCCALL WATER SYSTEM INC (Address: 4035 OLD HIGHWAY 31 , Population served: 6930, Groundwater):
Past health violations:RIDGE ROAD WATER AUTHORITY (Population served: 1641, Groundwater):
Past health violations:NORTH BALDWIN WATER AUTHORITY (Population served: 1194, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 18.0%
(7.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.1% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents)
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Religion statistics for Brewton city (based on Escambia County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.06%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
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5.64% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,401 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:
5.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,968 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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See more detailed statistics of Brewton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 66 meters (217ft)
Total costs: $32,002,000
Total average daily traffic: 44,469
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,148
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 72,150
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Brewton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 119 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Brewton, AL)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 15 (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: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 49 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Brewton)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 23 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Brewton)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2014.