Bucks, Alabama

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Population in 2010: 32.
Males: 16  (50.0%)
Females: 16  (50.0%)
Median resident age:

69.5 years
Alabama median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 36512, 36560.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $49,639
Bucks:

$49,639
AL:

$51,734

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $25,716

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $139,600
Bucks:

$139,600
AL:

$154,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $173,498; detached houses: $182,299; townhouses or other attached units: $258,358; in 2-unit structures: $482,244; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $107,641; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $252,922; mobile homes: $53,356; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $40,008
March 2019 cost of living index in Bucks: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 0.0%
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 43 feet

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mobile, AL (23.4 miles , pop. 198,915).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (138.9 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (447.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Movico, AL (1.9 miles ),
Axis, AL (2.4 miles ),
Mount Vernon, AL (2.4 miles ),
Creola, AL (2.8 miles ),
Calvert, AL (3.2 miles ),
Satsuma, AL (3.3 miles ),
Fairford, AL (3.3 miles),
Chunchula, AL (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 31.01 N, Longitude: 88.02 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 251

Distribution of house value in Bucks, AL in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.8%
Alabama:

4.0%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 63.3. This is about average.

City:

63.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 0.329. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.329
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.487. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.487
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 23.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.99. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.99
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 0.00227. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00227
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Bucks-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 36% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1950, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.0 miles away from the Bucks place center injured 15 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 11/21/1997, a category F3 tornado 13.4 miles away from the place center caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bucks-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alabama state average. It is 62% greater 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 45.2 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 171.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 113.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 187.7 miles away from Bucks center
On 9/3/2020 at 15:07:53, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 49.4 miles away from Bucks center
On 5/6/2018 at 16:47:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 220.7 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 Mobile County (31) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 18, Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Bucks:

  • COASTAL HOSPICE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; SARALAND, AL)
  • CITRONELLE CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CITRONELLE, AL)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF CITRONELLE (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; CITRONELLE, AL)
  • FMC BAY MINETTE (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; BAY MINETTE, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bucks:

  • James H Faulkner State Community College (about 19 miles; Bay Minette, AL; Full-time enrollment: 3,703)
  • Bishop State Community College (about 22 miles; Mobile, AL; FT enrollment: 2,822)
  • University of South Alabama (about 24 miles; Mobile, AL; FT enrollment: 13,228)
  • Columbia Southern University (about 52 miles; Orange Beach, AL; FT enrollment: 14,996)
  • The University of West Florida (about 58 miles; Pensacola, FL; FT enrollment: 10,240)
  • Pensacola State College (about 62 miles; Pensacola, FL; FT enrollment: 8,740)
  • Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (about 69 miles; Perkinston, MS; FT enrollment: 8,320)

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Mobile County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bucks that have no violations reported:

  • MCB WATER AUTHORITY, INC. (Address: 1056 U.S. HIGHWAY 43 , Population served: 693, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

1.8 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

44.4%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

11.1%
Whole state:

4.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 5.6% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Bucks:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 100.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%
Educational Attainment in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Alabama average:

11.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bucks, AL (based on Mobile County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant149,286354
Black Protestant34,12499
Catholic32,00335
Mainline Protestant30,31279
Other6,68430
Orthodox7242
None159,859-
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: 61
Mobile County:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Mobile County:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
Mobile County:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 246
This county:

6.09 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 211
Here:

5.22 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Mobile County:

11.8%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Mobile County:

29.9%
State:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Mobile County:

10.9%
Alabama:

13.5%

3.84% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,296 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.84%
Alabama average:

5.95%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($180 average AGI)
Mobile County:

0.02%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Baldwin County, AL  0.52% ($47,660 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MS  0.18% ($43,043)
from Jefferson County, AL  0.10% ($44,431)


4.09% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($54,474 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.09%
Alabama average:

5.97%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($493 average AGI)
Mobile County:

0.03%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Baldwin County, AL  0.70% ($70,600 average AGI)
to Jackson County, MS  0.16% ($48,027)
to Jefferson County, AL  0.11% ($44,086)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bucks:

  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WBHY (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WNTM (710 AM; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBCA (1110 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BAY MINETTE, AL; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WLPR (960 AM; 5 kW; PRICHARD, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WDLT (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRHOPE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKSJ (1270 AM; 5 kW; PRICHARD, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLVV (1410 AM; 5 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: WLVV, INC.)
  • WABB (1480 AM; 5 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: WABB-FM, INC.)
  • WMOB (1360 AM; 5 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: BUDDY TUCKER ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WEBY (1330 AM; 25 kW; MILTON, FL; Owner: SPINNAKER LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WNVY (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CANTONMENT, FL; Owner: 1090-AM INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bucks:

  • WMXC (99.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKH (96.1 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WABB-FM (97.5 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: WABB-FM, INC.)
  • WMEZ (94.1 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBHY-FM (88.5 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WAVH (106.5 FM; DAPHNE, AL; Owner: BALDWIN BROADCASTING COMPANY, DEBTOR IN POSSESSION)
  • WHIL-FM (91.3 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: SPRING HILL COLLEGE)
  • WJLQ (100.7 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBLX-FM (92.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYOK (104.1 FM; ATMORE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKSJ-FM (94.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDLT-FM (98.3 FM; CHICKASAW, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPCS (89.5 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC)
  • WYCL (107.3 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WNSP (105.5 FM; BAY MINETTE, AL; Owner: COM+, LLC)
  • WZEW (92.1 FM; FAIRHOPE, AL; Owner: BALDWIN BROADCASTING COMPANY, DEBTOR IN POSSESSION)
  • WQUA (102.1 FM; CITRONELLE, AL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WYDH (105.9 FM; ATMORE, AL; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bucks:

  • WKRG-TV (Channel 5; MOBILE, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WRBM-LP (Channel 60; PRICHARD, AL; Owner: UPPER GULF COAST, L.L.C.)
  • WEAR-TV (Channel 3; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: WEAR LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WMPV-TV (Channel 21; MOBILE, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPMI (Channel 15; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WALA-TV (Channel 10; MOBILE, AL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WJTC (Channel 44; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHBR (Channel 33; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION OF PENSACOLA/MOBILE, INC.)
  • WBPG (Channel 55; GULF SHORES, AL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSRE (Channel 23; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: DST .BD. OF TRUSTEES PENSACOLA JR. COLLEGE)
  • W52BF (Channel 52; MOBILE, AL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WEIQ (Channel 42; MOBILE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 36ft / 10.9mTotal length
  • $8,922,000Total costs
  • 56,780Total average daily traffic
  • 7,341Total average daily truck traffic
  • 81,286Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Bucks, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 81920-1929
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Bucks, AL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bucks)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Bucks, AL)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Barry Steam Plant Uw Hwy 43 0.5 Mi S Of (Lat: 31.003222 Lon: -88.018028), Overall height: 93 m, Call Sign: WNTZ227,
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.831 MHz, 952.831 MHz, Grant Date: 06/13/1995, Expiration Date: 06/13/2000, Cancellation Date: 04/29/1999, Phone: (205) 250-2136
  • STEAM PLANT, Barry Steam Plant (Lat: 31.008917 Lon: -88.021139), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WPNL915,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz... (+55 more), Grant Date: 10/02/2018, Expiration Date: 10/28/2028, Registrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th St/Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Email:
  • Us Hwy 43 0.5 Mi S (Lat: 31.002944 Lon: -88.018028), Overall height: 93 m, Call Sign: WPOQ606,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6775.00 MHz, 6745.00 MHz, 6855.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/21/1998, Expiration Date: 03/15/2008, Cancellation Date: 05/02/2003, Registrant: Mcdermott, Will & Emery, 600 13th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20005-3096, Phone: (202) 756-8283, Fax: (202) 756-8087, Email:
  • STATION, Barry Steam Plant Us Hwy 43 0.5 Mi S Of (Lat: 31.003222 Lon: -88.018028), Overall height: 93 m, Call Sign: KIZ33,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6775.00 MHz, 6855.00 MHz, 6745.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/22/1991, Expiration Date: 08/22/1996, Phone: (205) 250-2561

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Barry Steam Plant Coal Unloader (Lat: 31.009333 Lon: -88.019167), Type: Building, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: KBK494, Licensee ID: L00000301,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.500 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 11/13/1996, Expiration Date: 11/13/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/14/2002, Registrant: Alabama Power Company, 241 Ralph Mcgill Blvd Bin 10030, Atlanta, GA 30308-3374
  • Barry Steam Plant Coal Unloader (Lat: 31.006972 Lon: -88.013472), Type: Building, Structure height: 11 m, Call Sign: WPWM941,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.500 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 09/25/2012, Expiration Date: 12/23/2022, Certifier: Billy R Hall Jr., Registrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th St/Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Fax: (202) 223-0833, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KF4JIH, Grant Date: 05/04/1996, Expiration Date: 05/04/2006, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2008, Registrant: Donald E Earnshaw, Bucks, AL 36512

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bucks, AL
  • 100.0%Electricity


Bucks compared to Alabama 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.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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