Butler, Alabama

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Population in 2017: 1,738 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -11.0%
 
Males: 737  (42.4%)
Females: 1,001  (57.6%)
Median resident age:

38.9 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 36904.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $32,308 (it was $35,302 in 2000)
Butler:

$32,308
AL:

$48,123

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,680 (it was $18,221 in 2000)

Butler city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $91,669 (it was $68,200 in 2000)
Butler:

$91,669
AL:

$141,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $133,347; detached houses: $147,074; mobile homes: $24,301

Median gross rent in 2017: $498.

March 2019 cost of living index in Butler: 80.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 24.1%
(14.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.9% for Black residents, 92.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Butler, AL (2010)
    • 1,34971.2%White alone
    • 50526.7%Black alone
    • 140.7%Two or more races
    • 140.7%Hispanic
    • 40.2%American Indian alone
    • 40.2%Asian alone
    • 40.2%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Butler, Alabama as of September 28, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Butler is 283 to 1.


Crime rates in Butler by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(53.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(109.3)
2
(111.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(114.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(54.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(59.3)
2
(119.0)
1
(52.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(54.1)
1
(54.7)
1
(55.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(57.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(108.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(57.2)
0
(0.0)
8
(474.2)
12
(713.9)
3
(157.6)
7
(374.3)
5
(270.3)
8
(437.4)
13
(721.4)
8
(449.2)
5
(284.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
8
(434.8)
6
(334.1)
10
(572.4)
7
(412.0)
14
(829.9)
25
(1,487)
20
(1,051)
13
(695.2)
15
(810.8)
16
(874.8)
13
(721.4)
13
(729.9)
7
(398.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(163.0)
1
(55.7)
7
(400.7)
9
(529.7)
22
(1,304)
21
(1,249)
24
(1,261)
27
(1,444)
22
(1,189)
16
(874.8)
19
(1,054)
14
(786.1)
18
(1,026)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(54.3)
1
(55.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(117.7)
2
(118.6)
3
(178.5)
1
(52.5)
3
(160.4)
3
(162.2)
3
(164.0)
3
(166.5)
3
(168.4)
5
(284.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A1
(52.5)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)79.330.167.559.4232.4346.8175.5301.1187.6300.7355.7185.9257.0

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City-data.com crime index in Butler, AL

Crime rate in Butler detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.66
Alabama average:

2.17
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Ancestries: American (57.2%), English (3.4%), Irish (3.4%), Scottish (2.1%), Brazilian (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 172 feet

Land area: 5.60 square miles.

Population density: 310 people per square mile   (very low).

Butler, Alabama map

30 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $257 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $236 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (86.9 miles , pop. 77,906).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (115.1 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (454.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Lisman, AL (2.6 miles ),
Needham, AL (3.2 miles),
Putnam, AL (3.5 miles),
Pennington, AL (3.5 miles ),
Toxey, AL (3.7 miles),
Nanafalia, AL (3.7 miles),
Gilbertown, AL (4.0 miles),
Myrtlewood, AL (4.4 miles)

Latitude: 32.09 N, Longitude: 88.22 W

Area code: 205

Distribution of median household income in Butler, AL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Butler, AL in 2017
Butler satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $165,000
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $134,500
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $200,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Butler, AL residents
Average permit cost in Butler, AL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.3%
Alabama:

3.8%
Most common industries in Butler, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Paper (11.0%)
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Construction (9.1%)
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.1%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Paper (20.5%)
  • Construction (14.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.8%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Educational services (4.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (17.5%)
  • Health care (15.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.7%)
  • Social assistance (4.2%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Butler, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Registered nurses (3.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
  • Top executives (3.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.4%)
  • Electricians (3.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.5%)
  • Registered nurses (6.4%)
  • Cashiers (5.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.9%)

Average climate in Butler, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Butler, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 51.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

51.1
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.493. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.493
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 20.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 3.97. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.97
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Butler-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 45% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/1/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.4 miles away from the Butler city center killed 2 people and injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 3/29/1976, a category F4 tornado 34.3 miles away from the city center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Butler-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 82% 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 87.2 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 106.8 miles away from Butler 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 42.1 miles away from Butler center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 114.7 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 223.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 415.3 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 Choctaw County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Hurricanes: 8, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 5, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Butler topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Butler:

  • ALPHA OMEGA HOSPICE, LLC (1017 WEST PUSHMATAHA STREET)
  • CHOCTAW GENERAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 401 VANITY FAIR LANE, PO BOX 618)
  • CHOCTAW GENERAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 401 VANITY FAIR LANE, PO BOX 618)
  • SERENITY HOSPICE CARE, LLC (120 SOUTH MULBERRY STREET)
  • SOUTH CARE (1406 EAST PUSHMATAHA STREET)
  • WILLOW TRACE NURSING CENTER (1406 EAST PUSHMATAHA STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Butler:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Butler:

  • University of West Alabama (about 35 miles; Livingston, AL; Full-time enrollment: 3,394)
  • Meridian Community College (about 36 miles; Meridian, MS; FT enrollment: 2,750)
  • East Mississippi Community College (about 54 miles; Scooba, MS; FT enrollment: 5,180)
  • East Central Community College (about 58 miles; Decatur, MS; FT enrollment: 2,380)
  • Jones County Junior College (about 67 miles; Ellisville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,942)
  • Shelton State Community College (about 81 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 4,106)
  • William Carey University (about 84 miles; Hattiesburg, MS; FT enrollment: 3,510)

Public high school in Butler:

Private high school in Butler:

  • PATRICIAN ACADEMY (Students: 273, Location: 901 S MULBERRY AVE, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Butler:

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Library in Butler:

  • CHOCTAW COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $277,153; Location: 124 NORTH ACADEMY AVENUE; 77,582 books; 3,678 audio materials; 6,754 video materials; 81 state licensed databases; 29 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • SCHOOLS: We have recently built new schools in the county. As a result, some old ones were closed and consolidated (Butler Elementary, Lisman Junior High, and East Choctaw no longer exist -- all are now Choctaw County Elementary, grades K-6), and all the new ones have a new address. You can get all the new information at our website cchs.choctawk12.org under the link to the Choctaw County Board of Education. (I am a teacher at the new Choctaw County High School campus, which now houses grades 7 - 12.)
  • BUTLER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 421; Location: 221 E PUSHMATAHA ST; Grades: KG - 08) EAST CHOCTAW JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL These two schools have merged to make CHOCTAW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL. CHOCTAW COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL, also has a new location. The addresses are as follows: CHOCTAW COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL 277 Tom Orr Drive Butler, AL 36904 CHOCTAW COUNTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 201 Tom Orr Drive Butler, AL 36904

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Butler: West Alabama Emergency Response Team (A), Butler City Hall (B), Choctaw County Courthouse (C), Choctaw County Public Library (D), Butler Volunteer Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Butler include: Salem Baptist Church (A), Butler First United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Hotels: Western Inn (104 Vanity Fair Avenue), Reid's Motel (811 South Mulberry Avenue), R-Co Laundry (815 South Mulberry Avenue).

Court: Clerk Of District Court (117 South Mulberry).

Birthplace of: Leon Bibb - Television personality, Ced Landrum - Baseball player.

Choctaw 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 Butler that have no violations reported:

  • BUTLER WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 4,395, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

59.1%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.0%
Whole state:

4.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
93 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
34 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
100 people in nursing homes in 2000
33 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Butler (2011 data):

  • West Alabama Bank & Trust: West Pusmataha Street Branch at 119 West Pusmataha Street, branch established on 1925/01/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $593.3 mil, Deposits: $467.6 mil, headquarters in Reform, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: West Alabama Capital Corp.
  • First United Security Bank: Butler Branch at 305 South Mulberry Street, branch established on 1964/06/22. Info updated 2012/01/12: Bank assets: $624.2 mil, Deposits: $527.4 mil, headquarters in Thomasville, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: United Security Bancshares, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Butler Branch at 132 South Mulberry Street, branch established on 1933/10/28. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Butler:

Marital status in Butler, AL
  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 48.9%
  • Separated: 6.6%
  • Widowed: 10.4%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

For population 25 years and over in Butler:

  • High school or higher: 80.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
Alabama average:

11.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Butler
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Butler, AL (based on Choctaw County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,08052
Black Protestant2,63516
Mainline Protestant78913
Other1571
Catholic601
None4,138-
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: 3
Here:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Choctaw County:

14.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

13.1%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Choctaw County:

36.1%
Alabama:

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

5.6%
Alabama:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Butler:

51.5%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Butler:

50.3%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Butler:

29.2
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.2%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.3%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Butler:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Butler:

40.6%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Here:

56.5%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Butler:

81.0%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Butler, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 7$11,581$19,8530$0
Sewerage 4$5,686$17,0580$0
Financial Administration 3$4,606$18,4240$0
Streets and Highways 3$5,976$23,9040$0
Parks and Recreation 1$1,256$15,0720$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 18$29,105$19,4030$0

Butler government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $486,000 ($279.63)
    Police Protection: $352,000 ($202.53)
    General - Other: $348,000 ($200.23)
    Central Staff Services: $314,000 ($180.67)
    Local Fire Protection: $274,000 ($157.65)
    Parks and Recreation: $223,000 ($128.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $208,000 ($119.68)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $34,000 ($19.56)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $902,000 ($518.99)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $554,000 ($318.76)

Butler government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $236,000 ($135.79)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $549,000 ($315.88)
    General Revenue - Other: $52,000 ($29.92)
    Rents: $42,000 ($24.17)
    Fines and Forfeits: $5,000 ($2.88)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $264,000 ($151.90)
    Other: $109,000 ($62.72)
    Highways: $102,000 ($58.69)
  • Tax - Property: $953,000 ($548.33)
    Other License: $185,000 ($106.44)

Butler government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,594,000 ($6670.89)

3.63% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($31,065 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.63%
Alabama average:

5.95%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

4.59% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,682 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.59%
Alabama average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lauderdale County, MS  0.58% ($27,680 average AGI)
Businesses in Butler, AL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Hardee's1
Advance Auto Parts1RadioShack1
Church's Chicken1Subway1
H&R Block1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Butler:

  • WMOX (1010 AM; 10 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MAGNOLIA STATE B/C CO., INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WYLS (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; YORK, AL; Owner: GRANTELL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WALT (910 AM; 5 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMER (1390 AM; 5 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MICHAEL H. GLASS)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WQST (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST, MS; Owner: ACE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNBN (1290 AM; 3 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: FRANK RACKLEY, JR.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Butler:

  • WPRN-FM (107.7 FM; LISMAN, AL; Owner: BUTLER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSLY (104.9 FM; YORK, AL; Owner: GRANTELL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKZB (93.5 FM; BUTLER, AL; Owner: EAST MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WJDQ (101.3 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOKK (97.1 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WINL (98.5 FM; LINDEN, AL; Owner: WEST ALABAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W217AQ (91.3 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WMBV (91.9 FM; DIXONS MILLS, AL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WMMZ (102.1 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: EAST MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WYYW (95.1 FM; MARION, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMLV (106.9 FM; STONEWALL, MS; Owner: EAST MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • W213AV (90.5 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Butler:

  • WIIQ (Channel 41; DEMOPOLIS, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • Butler, Alabama
  • Fatal accident count14
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents23
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:4
  • Fatalities18
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents36
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Alabama average
  • Fatal accident count10057
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15031
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons3089
  • Fatalities11187
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents24139
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents967
See more detailed statistics of Butler fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 105ft / 32.0mTotal length
  • $15,400,000Total costs
  • 41,265Total average daily traffic
  • 4,297Total average daily truck traffic
  • 52,366Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Butler, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 21940-1949
  • 41960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Butler, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Butler)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Butler, AL)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: W4RDM, Previous Call Sign: KM4ME, Licensee ID: L00195788, Grant Date: 08/19/2017, Expiration Date: 09/17/2027, Registrant: Ronald D Mott, Butler, AL 36904
  • Call Sign: WB4KVD, Grant Date: 03/12/1997, Expiration Date: 03/12/2007, Cancellation Date: 03/13/2009, Registrant: Philip H Beatty, Rt 1 Box 1076, Butler, AL 36904
  • Call Sign: KK4ICF, Licensee ID: L01699116, Grant Date: 03/27/2012, Expiration Date: 03/27/2022, Certifier: Daniel J Mckiever, Registrant: Daniel J Mckiever, 319 County Rd 9, Butler, AL 36904

Most common first names in Butler, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5270.1 years
John4371.2 years
Mary4183.7 years
James3870.9 years
Willie3773.7 years
Robert3773.4 years
Annie2077.5 years
George1972.2 years
Jessie1774.3 years
Charlie1776.4 years
Most common last names in Butler, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2976.1 years
Johnson2273.8 years
Allen2174.3 years
Jackson2075.5 years
Turner2073.8 years
Ruffin1973.1 years
Gibson1869.8 years
Williams1778.4 years
Ray1674.1 years
Boykin1679.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Butler, AL
  • 79.2%Electricity
  • 17.7%Utility gas
  • 2.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Butler, AL
  • 88.7%Electricity
  • 8.2%Utility gas
  • 3.1%Wood


Butler 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
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