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Population in 2012: 10,801 (44% urban, 56% rural). Population change since 2000: +266.3%
Males: 5,528  (51.2%)
Females: 5,273  (48.8%)

Median resident age:  34.5 years
Alabama median age:  43.1 years

Zip codes: 35043, 35147, 35186.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $79,176 (it was $67,083 in 2000)
Chelsea:

$79,176
AL:

$41,574
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $31,090

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Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $200,546 (it was $179,700 in 2000)
Chelsea:

$200,546
AL:

$123,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $234,030; Detached houses: $240,329; Mobile homes: $49,146

Median gross rent in 2012: $996.

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  • White alone - 8,919 (87.6%)
  • Black alone - 581 (5.7%)
  • Hispanic - 325 (3.2%)
  • Asian alone - 205 (2.0%)
  • Two or more races - 97 (1.0%)
  • American Indian alone - 33 (0.3%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 13 (0.1%)
  • Other race alone - 10 (0.10%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Chelsea: 84.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (14.3%), Irish (12.9%), English (11.7%), German (8.6%), Scottish (3.3%), Scotch-Irish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/01/1996

Land area: 10.0 square miles.

Population density: 1,075 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Chelsea:

  • High school or higher: 93.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 42.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chelsea town:

  • Never married: 19.5%
  • Now married: 70.1%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 1.5%
  • Divorced: 7.9%

506 residents are foreign born (0.8% Europe).

This town:  5.0%
Alabama:  2.9%



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Chelsea, Alabama as of December 27, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Chelsea to the number of sex offenders is 5,401 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 2012: $963 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $946 (0.5%)

Chelsea satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hoover, AL (9.7 miles , pop. 62,742).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (16.4 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (570.5 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Highland Lakes, AL (2.2 miles ), Meadowbrook, AL (2.4 miles ), Indian Springs Village, AL (2.4 miles ), Westover, AL (2.6 miles ), Lake Purdy, AL (2.7 miles ), Shoal Creek, AL (2.7 miles ), Brook Highland, AL (2.7 miles ), Pelham, AL (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2008: 56 buildings, average cost: $176,800
  • 2009: 55 buildings, average cost: $157,100
  • 2010: 43 buildings, average cost: $185,000
  • 2011: 65 buildings, average cost: $184,100
  • 2012: 141 buildings, average cost: $194,200

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Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 33.33 N, Longitude: 86.65 W

Area code: 205

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Chelsea, Alabama accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.2%
Alabama:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Computer specialists (8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7%)
  • Engineers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Child care workers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Chelsea-area historical tornado activity is above Alabama state average. It is 241% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1977, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 18.9 miles away from the Chelsea town center killed 22 people and injured 130 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1998, a category F5 tornado 21.5 miles away from the town center killed 32 people and injured 259 people and caused $200 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chelsea-area historical earthquake activity is above Alabama state average. It is 66% 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 35.3 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 99.7 miles away from Chelsea center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 73.7 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 88.0 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 39.0 miles away from Chelsea 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 35.3 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 Shelby County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Hurricanes: 4, Winds: 3, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Gary Bradberry - Stock car racing driver, Charlie Bradberry - Racing driver, Stanley Smith (racing driver) - Racing driver.


Hospitals/medical centers near Chelsea:

  • MEADOWBROOK EXTENDED CARE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • HOSPICE SERVICES OF ALABAMA, LLC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • EVERCARE HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)

Political contributions by individuals in Chelsea, AL

Amtrak station near Chelsea:

  • 16 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.

Local government website: www.cityofchelsea.com

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chelsea:

  • Samford University (about 13 miles; Birmingham, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,154)
  • Virginia College-Birmingham (about 14 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 4,160)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 16 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 11,648)
  • Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus (about 17 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 2,542)
  • University of Montevallo (about 21 miles; Montevallo, AL; FT enrollment: 2,494)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 23 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,273)
  • Bevill State Community College (about 50 miles; Jasper, AL; FT enrollment: 2,544)

Public high school in Chelsea:

Public elementary/middle schools in Chelsea:

See full list of schools located in Chelsea, School District: SHELBY COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Chelsea:

  • CHELSEA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $72,199; Location: 11611 CHELSEA ROAD; 13,830 books; 848 audio materials; 564 video materials; 72 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases)

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Notable locations in Chelsea: Indian Hills Country Club (A), The Narrows (B), Chelsea City Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Chelsea include: Mount Signal Church (A), Pleasant Valley Church (B), Chelsea Church (C), Liberty Church (D), Liberty Baptist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Quinn Cemetery (1), Liberty Cemetery (2), Pleasant Valley Cemetery (3), Quinn Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Lenora Lake (A), Lake Gizella (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Little Creek (A), Cooper Branch (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Chelsea: Yellowleaf Game Preserve (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Shelby 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
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 34.8. This is about average.
City:

34.8
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.492. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.492
U.S.:

0.334
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 22.2. This is better than average. There were 10 monitors within city limits.
City:

22.2
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 21.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

21.5
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.6


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 3.3%
(3.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.4% for Black residents, 0.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 1.1% for other race residents, 1.5% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.8 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  80.1%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  2.5%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Chelsea, AL

People in group quarters in Chelsea in 2010:

  • 71 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 28 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 15 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 12 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers
26 people in other group homes in 2000

Chelsea compared to Alabama state average:

Chelsea, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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


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Banks with branches in Chelsea (2011 data):

  • Frontier Bank: Chelsea Branch at 16863 Us Highway 280, branch established on 1996/02/12; Administrative Office Branch at 16863 U. S. Highway 280, branch established on 2009/06/30. Info updated 2012/03/01: Bank assets: $297.8 mil, Deposits: $253.4 mil, headquarters in Lagrange, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Frontier National Corporation
  • Woodforest National Bank: Al Chelsea at 16077 Highway 280, branch established on 2009/10/17. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • Merchants and Farmers Bank: Chelsea Branch at 16623 Highway 280, branch established on 1989/08/21. Info updated 2007/01/11: Bank assets: $1,561.3 mil, Deposits: $1,372.4 mil, headquarters in Kosciusko, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 39 total offices, Holding Company: First M & F Corporation
  • Regions Bank: Chelsea Branch at 16046 Highway 280, branch established on 2007/08/13. 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
  • Cadence Bank, N.A.: Chelsea Branch at 104 Chelsea Point Drive, branch established on 2008/05/27. Info updated 2011/12/14: Bank assets: $3,909.7 mil, Deposits: $3,124.0 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 112 total offices, Holding Company: Cadence Bancorp Llc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Chelsea travel time to work - commute


Chelsea mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (57%)
  • Utility gas (38%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Chelsea town (based on Shelby County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.62%
Here45.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodPresbyterian Church in AmericaChurches of Christ
Adherents56.4%17.8%6.6%2.7%2.5%
Congregations37.0%15.4%8.0%1.9%9.3%
NameCatholic ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Cumberland Presbyterian ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents2.2%2.0%1.5%1.4%6.8%
Congregations0.6%5.6%2.5%1.9%17.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 24
Shelby County:

1.31 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Shelby County:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 94
Shelby County:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 124
Here:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.4%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Shelby County:

28.1%
Alabama:

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

17.2%
State:

13.5%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,445$41,3406$5,285
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$1,601
Firefighters 1$4,855$58,26034$40,948
Streets and Highways 1$3,720$44,6400$0
Local Libraries 0$0 1$1,627
Totals for Government 3$12,020$48,08047$49,461


11.63% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($57,165 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.63%
Alabama average:

6.81%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($140 average AGI)
Shelby County:

0.06%
Alabama average:

0.14%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Jefferson County, AL  5.13% ($55,359 average AGI)
from Chilton County, AL  0.32% ($32,155)
from St. Clair County, AL  0.23% ($44,264)


8.53% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($58,141 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.53%
Alabama average:

6.16%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($136 average AGI)
Shelby County:

0.04%
Alabama average:

0.06%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Jefferson County, AL  3.28% ($55,697 average AGI)
to St. Clair County, AL  0.34% ($43,185)
to Chilton County, AL  0.33% ($36,223)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chelsea:

  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WERC (960 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WLPH (1480 AM; daytime; 5 kW; IRONDALE, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WQCR (1500 AM; 2 kW; ALABASTER, AL; Owner: WGTT, INC.)
  • WRJS (1320 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WFHK (1430 AM; 5 kW; PELL CITY, AL; Owner: STOCKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WAYE (1220 AM; 1 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chelsea:

  • WLJR (88.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BRIARWOOD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH)
  • WGIB (91.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • WQEM (101.5 FM; COLUMBIANA, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • 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)
  • WZRR (99.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC-FM (93.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WBFR (89.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W281AB (104.1 FM; MOUNTAIN BROOK, AL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WENN (105.9 FM; TRUSSVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVSU-FM (91.1 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: SAMFORD UNIVERSITY)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTDR (92.7 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: JACOBS BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Chelsea:

  • 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)
  • W27CM (Channel 27; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • W46DK (Channel 46; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBMA-LP (Channel 58; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • W34BI (Channel 34; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WJSU-TV (Channel 40; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W49AY (Channel 49; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • W62BG (Channel 62; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WOTM-LP (Channel 19; MONTEVALLO, AL; Owner: JAMES DONALD EARLEY)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Chelsea, Alabama:
  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Alabama average:
  • Fatal accident count: 105
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 164
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 27
  • Fatalities: 115
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 269
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 10

Chelsea fatal accident list:

Sep 24, 2011 10:20 PM, Us-Sr 38, Lat: 33.35035556, Lon: -86.58699722, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 31, 2009 07:12 PM, Us-Sr 38, Lat: 33.34760278, Lon: -86.63600556, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 27, 2006 02:15 PM, Us-Sr38, Lat: 33.355694, Lon: -86.650450, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 10
Total length: 17 meters (56ft)
Total costs: $21,765,000
Total average daily traffic: 92,020
Total average daily truck traffic: 11,622

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 1
  • 1960-1969: 0
  • 1970-1979: 2
  • 1980-1989: 0
  • 1990-1999: 1
  • 2000-2009: 5
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Chelsea, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Chelsea)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Oak Mountain Us Hwy 280 4 Mi Nnw (Lat: 33.390667 Lon: -86.665806), Call Sign: KNBK212, Licensee ID: L00000301
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.125 MHz, 451.125 MHz, 451.225 MHz, 451.225 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/24/2001, Expiration Date: 09/19/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/15/2002
    Registrant: Alabama Power Company, C/O Scs, 600 North 18th Street / Bin 5n-8485, Birmingham, AL 35203-8485, Phone: (205) 257-3227, Fax: (205) 257-3636, Email:
  • Oak Mt Us Hwy 280 4 Mi Nnw (Lat: 33.390667 Lon: -86.665806), Call Sign: KNEK846, Licensee ID: L00000301
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.525 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/31/1997, Expiration Date: 12/31/2002, Cancellation Date: 03/29/2002
    Registrant: Alabama Power Company, C/O Scs, 600 North 18th Street / Bin 5n-8485, Birmingham, AL 35203-8485, Phone: (205) 257-3227, Fax: (205) 257-3636, Email:
  • Oak Mountain Us Hwy 280 4 Mi Nnw (Lat: 33.390667 Lon: -86.665806), Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: KVH965, Licensee ID: L00000301
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.605 MHz, 153.665 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/06/1998, Expiration Date: 03/01/2003, Cancellation Date: 04/15/2002
    Registrant: Alabama Power Company, C/O Scs, 600 North 18th Street / Bin 5n-8485, Birmingham, AL 35203-8485, Phone: (205) 257-3227, Fax: (205) 257-3636, Email:
  • Lat: 33.324722 Lon: -86.656667, Call Sign: WPTN422
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.212 MHz, 469.037 MHz, 469.237 MHz, 469.062 MHz, 469.262 MHz, 469.087 MHz, 469.287 MHz, 469.112 MHz, 469.312 MHz, 469.137 MHz... (+21 more)
    Grant Date: 11/06/2001, Expiration Date: 11/06/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2012, Certifier: Bobbie R Wilson
    Registrant: Panasonic Information Systems Company, 1707 N Randall Road, E1-D3, Elgin, IL 60123-7847, Phone: (847) 468-5318, Fax: (847) 468-4555, Email:
  • Double Oak Mountain (Lat: 33.392889 Lon: -86.664139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 18.7 m, Call Sign: WPVB708
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.612 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/06/2012, Expiration Date: 06/13/2022, Certifier: John Ellison
    Registrant: Apco International Inc Licensing Service, 351 N Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114, Phone: (386) 944-2463, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:
  • Lat: 33.397500 Lon: -86.661389, Call Sign: WPWW617
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.990 MHz, 154.490 MHz, 158.347 MHz, 159.712 MHz, 159.900 MHz, 160.050 MHz, 160.117 MHz, 160.125 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/20/2012, Expiration Date: 01/30/2023, Certifier: Evan Major
    Registrant: Sullivan Communications, 202 Business Center Drive, Birmingham, AL 35244, Phone: (205) 988-5522, Fax: (205) 988-3125

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Chelsea)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Chelsea)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED16$169,7468$188,82144$192,1272$94,0752$179,3501$60,240
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$169,4600$04$169,4250$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$162,2202$174,61515$194,4431$86,1100$02$63,665
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$191,3802$137,42515$217,7521$39,7101$96,1900$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$166,1050$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0302.02 , 0302.03

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$288,5004$236,460
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$203,010
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$226,090
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0302.02 , 0302.03

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
  • Service Call: 1


Most common first names in Chelsea, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1971.4 years
Mary1176.1 years
John1069.2 years
George870.0 years
James874.5 years
Annie786.1 years
Walter684.7 years
Robert676.3 years
Barbara566.4 years
Charles572.4 years
Most common last names in Chelsea, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Kendrick1477.9 years
Johnson1373.8 years
Moore1275.3 years
Davis1073.8 years
Smith1065.1 years
Wilson977.3 years
Holcombe680.8 years
Shaw671.2 years
Brasher671.2 years
Chesser583.8 years
Businesses in Chelsea, AL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Nike1
Applebee's1Penske1
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza1Subway2
FedEx1T-Mobile1
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Jones New York1UPS1
KFC1Walgreens1
Little Caesars Pizza1Walmart1
MasterBrand Cabinets1YMCA1
McDonald's1

Chelsea on our top lists:

  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Management of companies and enterprises"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other group homes"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations:"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Bush (Republican) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2005 and 2006 (pop. 50,000+)"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • James P. English (3)
  • Stephen W. Burgess (2)
  • David W. Morris (1)
  • James Perry English (1)
  • Thomas Stroud Chambless, Iii (1)
  • Christopher Jahraus (1)
  • Christopher D. Gifford (1)
  • Frank Keener (1)

Total of 11 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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