For population 25 years and over in Carrollton:
For population 15 years and over in Carrollton town:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $189 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (32.6 miles , pop. 77,906).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (76.2 miles , pop. 242,820).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (493.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: South Pickens, AL (2.9 miles ), McMullen, AL (3.0 miles) , Reform, AL (3.1 miles ), Aliceville, AL (3.2 miles ), Pickensville, AL (3.2 miles ), Gordo, AL (3.4 miles ), Ethelsville, AL (3.6 miles) , Macedonia, AL (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 33.26 N, Longitude: 88.09 W
Area code: 205
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Crime in Carrollton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -182 (-15.6%).
Work and jobs in Carrollton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Carrollton, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Carrollton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 201% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.1 miles away from the Carrollton town center killed 3 people and injured 178 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 39.4 miles away from the town center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.
Earthquake activity:Carrollton-area historical earthquake activity is above Alabama state average. It is 70% 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 49.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 34.9 miles away from Carrollton 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 43.3 miles away from the city 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 47.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/28/1999 at 11:00:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 49.8 miles away from Carrollton center
On 5/28/1995 at 15:28:36, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 16.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Pickens County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 3, Floods: 2, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: John H. Kelly - Confederate Army general, Scott Sullivan - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Kansas City Royals, born: Mar 13, 1971), Courtney Taylor (American football) - Football player.
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See full list of schools located in Carrollton, School District: PICKENS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 9.68. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Carrollton and their reported violations in the past:PICKENS COUNTY WATER & F. P. AUTHORITY (Population served: 13209, Groundwater):
Past health violations:CARROLLTON WATER WORKS (Population served: 1404, Purch_groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 29.4%
(12.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.1% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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No gay or lesbian households reported
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Religion statistics for Carrollton (based on Pickens County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.37%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.86% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,671 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:
5.16% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,932 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 5 meters (16ft)
Total costs: $2,264,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,100
Total average daily truck traffic: 279
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 4,885
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Carrollton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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