Brookside, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 1,340 (68% urban, 32% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.8%
 
Males: 671  (50.1%)
Females: 669  (49.9%)
Median resident age:  46.4 years
Alabama median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 35036.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $32,766 (it was $29,792 in 2000)
Brookside:

$32,766
AL:

$46,257

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $18,395 (it was $14,242 in 2000)

Brookside town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $84,607 (it was $62,400 in 2000)
Brookside:

$84,607
AL:

$136,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $105,017; Detached houses: $105,903; Mobile homes: $122,110

Median gross rent in 2016: $587.

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  • Races in Brookside, AL (2016)

    Brookside races chart
    • 90875.5%White alone
    • 27222.6%Black alone
    • 40.3%Two or more races
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone
    • 20.2%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Brookside: 86.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (32.3%), Irish (7.6%), German (3.5%), English (3.3%), Italian (3.1%), Scotch-Irish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1898

Land area: 5.98 square miles.

Population density: 224 people per square mile   (very low).

Brookside, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Brookside:

  • High school or higher: 74.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brookside town:

  • Never married: 25.2%
  • Now married: 48.1%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 12.4%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

3 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.2%
Alabama:

3.4%



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Brookside, Alabama as of December 09, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Brookside to the number of sex offenders is 1,202 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $620 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $441 (0.6%)

Brookside satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (9.4 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (565.5 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Cardiff, AL (1.2 miles) , Graysville, AL (1.7 miles ), Adamsville, AL (1.9 miles ), Forestdale, AL (2.0 miles ), Mount Olive, AL (2.1 miles ), Gardendale, AL (2.5 miles ), Mulga, AL (2.5 miles ), Fultondale, AL (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $93,300
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $18,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $82,900
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $109,700
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $99,500
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $133,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $123,300
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $156,700
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $335,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.63 N, Longitude: 86.91 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 205

Brookside household income distribution Brookside home values distribution

Crime rates in Brookside by Year
Type 2003 2010 2011
Murders 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Rapes 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Robberies 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Assaults 004
per 100,000 0.00.0292.0
Burglaries 0011
per 100,000 0.00.0802.9
Theft 1012
per 100,000 72.40.0875.9
Auto thefts 010
per 100,000 0.074.50.0
Arson N/AN/A0
per 100,000 N/AN/A0.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 282.9) 3.06.0149.6

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Crime rate in Brookside detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.75
Alabama average:

2.69
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -48 (-3.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Wholesale trade (18%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (22%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (23%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Brookside, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Brookside-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 161% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/8/1998, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 4.4 miles away from the Brookside town center killed 32 people and injured 259 people and caused $200 million in damages.

On 4/4/1977, a category F5 tornado 7.8 miles away from the town center killed 22 people and injured 130 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brookside-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 79% 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 25.2 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 94.7 miles away from Brookside center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 53.7 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 174.8 miles away from the city 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 90.1 miles away from Brookside 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 25.4 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 Jefferson County (31) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 24
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 18, Tornadoes: 16, Floods: 14, Hurricanes: 6, Winds: 6, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brookside topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Brookside:

  • LONGVIEW GENERAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 4 miles away; GRAYSVILLE, AL)
  • FMC FORESTDALE (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • FMC GARDENDALE (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; GARDENDALE, AL)
  • BIRMINGHAM NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • MAGNOLIA RIDGE CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GARDENDALE, AL)
  • BIRMINGHAM NORTH DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • CROWN DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)

Amtrak station near Brookside:

  • 11 miles: BIRMINGHAM (1819 MORRIS AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brookside:

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 11 miles; Birmingham, AL; Full-time enrollment: 14,853)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 12 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 6,041)
  • Virginia College-Birmingham (about 13 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 8,167)
  • Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus (about 13 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 2,695)
  • Samford University (about 14 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)
  • Bevill State Community College (about 25 miles; Jasper, AL; FT enrollment: 2,970)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 32 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 4,486)

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Notable location: Brookside Fire and Rescue (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Brookside include: Sharon Church (A), Bivens Chapel (B), Saint Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church (C), Brvens Chapel (D), Lees Chapel (E), Truelove Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Bivens Chapel Cemetery (1), Saint Michaels Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Newfound Creek Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Park in Brookside: John Bensko Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Jefferson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 93.8. This is worse than average.

City:

93.8
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.259. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.259
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.20. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.20
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 23.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 25.5%
(15.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 60.8% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  73.1%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.8%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Alabama average:

12.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Brookside town (based on Jefferson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant308,984710
Black Protestant106,653257
Mainline Protestant67,037150
Catholic55,08332
Other13,07345
Orthodox1,4244
None106,212-
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: 135
Jefferson County:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 12
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 65
Jefferson County:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 380
Jefferson County:

5.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 357
Here:

5.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.4%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

31.1%
Alabama:

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

12.0%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.5%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.8%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Brookside:

30.4
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.3%
State:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

19.6%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Brookside:

6.7
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

42.1%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

53.0%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Brookside:

78.2%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brookside, 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
Financial Administration 1$2,745$32,9402$2,790
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$1,750
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$600
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 2$2,081
Firefighters 0$0 6$1,962
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,329
Gas Supply 2$6,111$36,6662$3,065
Totals for Government 3$8,856$35,42422$13,577

Brookside government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $284,000 ($211.94)
    Water Utilities: $242,000 ($180.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $59,000 ($44.03)
    Regular Highways: $29,000 ($21.64)
    General - Other: $24,000 ($17.91)
    Police Protection: $16,000 ($11.94)
    Financial Administration: $16,000 ($11.94)
    Health Services - Other: $9,000 ($6.72)
    Fire Protection: $8,000 ($5.97)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($2.24)
    Corrections - Other: $1,000 ($0.75)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $371,000 ($276.87)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $231,000 ($172.39)

Brookside government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $53,000 ($39.55)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $278,000 ($207.46)
    All Other: $17,000 ($12.69)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $93,000 ($69.40)
    General Support: $15,000 ($11.19)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $40,000 ($29.85)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($2.24)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $382,000 ($285.07)
    Water Utilities: $315,000 ($235.07)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $32,000 ($23.88)
    All Other: $7,000 ($5.22)
    Highways: $3,000 ($2.24)
  • Tax - Property: $37,000 ($27.61)
    NEC: $12,000 ($8.96)
    Total General Sales: $11,000 ($8.21)

Brookside government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $124,000 ($92.54)

4.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,960 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.70%
Alabama average:

6.02%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($462 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.03%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Shelby County, AL  0.81% ($44,611 average AGI)
from St. Clair County, AL  0.26% ($33,204)
from Tuscaloosa County, AL  0.22% ($45,360)


5.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,166 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.10%
Alabama average:

6.06%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($245 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.03%
Alabama average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Shelby County, AL  1.01% ($46,368 average AGI)
to St. Clair County, AL  0.31% ($44,212)
to Blount County, AL  0.19% ($35,993)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brookside:

  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRJS (1320 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WERC (960 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WATV (900 AM; 1 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • WCOC (1010 AM; 5 kW; DORA, AL; Owner: AZTECA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WLPH (1480 AM; daytime; 5 kW; IRONDALE, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WAYE (1220 AM; 1 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WJLD (1400 AM; 1 kW; FAIRFIELD, AL; Owner: RICHARDSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brookside:

  • WBHK (98.7 FM; WARRIOR, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WMJJ (96.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQEN (103.7 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDJC-FM (93.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WZRR (99.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBFR (89.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WENN (105.9 FM; TRUSSVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQOP-FM (92.5 FM; DORA, AL; Owner: QUEEN OF PEACE RADIO, INC.)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WGIB (91.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • W281AB (104.1 FM; MOUNTAIN BROOK, AL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WVSU-FM (91.1 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: SAMFORD UNIVERSITY)
  • WLJR (88.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BRIARWOOD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH)

TV broadcast stations around Brookside:

  • WIAT (Channel 42; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIQ (Channel 10; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • 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)
  • WABM (Channel 68; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM (WABM-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WBXA-CA (Channel 2; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W46DK (Channel 46; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W27CM (Channel 27; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • WBMA-LP (Channel 58; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • W34BI (Channel 34; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W23AK (Channel 23; JASPER, AL; Owner: WMTY, INC.)
  • W49AY (Channel 49; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • W55BJ (Channel 55; JASPER, AL; Owner: COMBS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W62BG (Channel 62; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WJSU-TV (Channel 40; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • W66CN (Channel 66; JASPER, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Brookside fatal accident list:

Oct 14, 1998 03:20 PM, 1406, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Aug 25, 1989 05:00 AM, 1428, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 37m121ftTotal length
  • $14,687,000Total costs
  • 11,755Total average daily traffic
  • 654Total average daily truck traffic
  • 14,800Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Dave J Cavaliere, Brookside, Al (Al-0100) (Lat: 33.628222 Lon: -86.905917), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 59.4 m, Registrant: 8139606200, Operations@skywaytowers.Com, 3903 NORTHDALE BLVD SUITE 111W
  • Sara Benson, Brookside, Al (Al-0100) (Lat: 33.628222 Lon: -86.905917), Type: 60.6, Structure height: 01073 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Registrant: 8139606200, Operations@skywaytowers.Com, 3903 NORTHDALE BLVD SUITE 111W
  • Katrina McCarron, Brookside, Al (Al-0100) (Lat: 33.628222 Lon: -86.905917), Type: 60.6, Structure height: 01073 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Licensee ID: L, Registrant: 8139606200, Operations@skywaytowers.Com, 3637 MADACA LN.

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • City Hall Main St (Lat: 33.637611 Lon: -86.919167), Call Sign: KNBY454
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.3200 MHzGrant Date: 10/18/1995, Expiration Date: 11/28/2000, Cancellation Date: 01/28/2001Registrant: Brookside, Town Of, Brookside, AL 35040, Phone: (205) 674-1623
  • 1.5 Mi Nnw From Ctr Of Downtown Cardiff (Lat: 33.664833 Lon: -86.945833), Call Sign: WNPE405, Licensee ID: L00008014
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.245 MHz, 160.950 MHzGrant Date: 02/25/1999, Expiration Date: 04/24/2004, Cancellation Date: 09/04/2002Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 99 Spring St Sw, Atlanta, GA 30303, Phone: (205) 951-4717

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
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$144,7702$128,7059$171,8561$47,8000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$157,5000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$122,7601$31,3404$146,0751$10,4501$52,760
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$04$201,9080$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$166,6500$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0116.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$127,3301$146,400
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0116.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Brookside and their reported violations in the past:

BROOKSIDE WATER WORKS (Population served: 2,550, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-11-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-12-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-10-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-12-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-12-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-30-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAY-10-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-12-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-12-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-30-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAY-10-2010)
Most common first names in Brookside, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1481.9 years
James1173.3 years
John1175.9 years
Ruby772.1 years
Martha781.4 years
Charles574.4 years
Joe580.6 years
Lillie578.6 years
Frank470.0 years
Doris464.7 years
Most common last names in Brookside, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones971.6 years
Sokira876.0 years
Slovensky769.1 years
Hodges665.6 years
Slatsky581.0 years
Evancho476.5 years
Gooch474.7 years
Garrett471.0 years
Collins477.0 years
Bass485.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (78%)
  • Utility gas (15%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Brookside compared to Alabama state average:

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