Childersburg, Alabama

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Population in 2017: 4,905 (87% urban, 13% rural).
Population change since 2000: -0.4%
 
Males: 2,406  (49.1%)
Females: 2,499  (50.9%)
Median resident age:

37.6 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 35014, 35151.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $35,558 (it was $23,932 in 2000)
Childersburg:

$35,558
AL:

$48,123

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,959 (it was $15,412 in 2000)

Childersburg city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $111,872 (it was $61,900 in 2000)
Childersburg:

$111,872
AL:

$141,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $109,429; detached houses: $128,383; mobile homes: $29,599

Median gross rent in 2017: $514.

March 2019 cost of living index in Childersburg: 78.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 30.2%
(18.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.4% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Childersburg, AL (2010)
    • 3,07159.3%White alone
    • 1,90536.8%Black alone
    • 851.6%Two or more races
    • 661.3%Hispanic
    • 240.5%Asian alone
    • 200.4%American Indian alone
    • 40.08%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Childersburg, Alabama as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Childersburg is 424 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Childersburg by year

Type

2007

2009

2012

2013

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.8)
1
(19.9)
1
(20.1)
2
(41.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(20.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.8)
2
(39.8)
4
(80.5)
1
(20.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
11
(221.0)
8
(160.3)
1
(19.4)
1
(19.6)
12
(237.9)
1
(19.9)
2
(40.2)
2
(41.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
30
(602.7)
19
(380.7)
2
(38.7)
0
(0.0)
60
(1,190)
52
(1,035)
71
(1,429)
59
(1,211)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
71
(1,426)
60
(1,202)
45
(871.6)
42
(821.8)
81
(1,606)
41
(816.2)
29
(583.5)
43
(883.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
383
(7,694)
142
(2,845)
68
(1,317)
59
(1,154)
224
(4,441)
159
(3,165)
143
(2,877)
141
(2,895)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
11
(221.0)
8
(160.3)
2
(38.7)
3
(58.7)
6
(119.0)
3
(59.7)
13
(261.6)
13
(266.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/A0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)612.1351.0130.4114.3664.4473.2579.3552.2

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City-data.com crime index in Childersburg, AL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 19 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.49
Alabama average:

2.17
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Ancestries: American (16.6%), English (3.5%), German (3.4%), French (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 419 feet

Land area: 7.73 square miles.

Population density: 634 people per square mile   (low).

Childersburg, Alabama map

105 residents are foreign born (1.1% Europe, 1.0% Latin America, 0.7% Asia).

This city:

2.1%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $534 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $329 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hoover, AL (27.2 miles , pop. 62,742).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (31.7 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (584.9 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Bon Air, AL (1.2 miles),
Harpersville, AL (2.3 miles ),
Oak Grove, AL (2.6 miles ),
Wilsonville, AL (2.9 miles ),
Mignon, AL (2.9 miles ),
Vincent, AL (2.9 miles ),
Sylacauga, AL (3.0 miles ),
Renfroe-Lanier, AL (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 33.28 N, Longitude: 86.35 W

Area code: 256

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

Childersburg tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 13 buildings, average cost: $118,600
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $92,900
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $121,200
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $10,500
  • 2001: 14 buildings, average cost: $155,900
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $123,100
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $81,800
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $131,300
  • 2005: 11 buildings, average cost: $94,000
  • 2006: 9 buildings, average cost: $107,900
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $182,500
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $161,500
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $2,170,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $137,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Childersburg, AL residents
Average permit cost in Childersburg, AL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.0%
Alabama:

3.8%
Historical population in Childersburg, AL
Historical housing units in Childersburg, AL

Population change in the 1990s: +170 (+3.6%).
Most common industries in Childersburg, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Construction (8.3%)
  • Paper (7.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.1%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.5%)
  • Paper (13.9%)
  • Educational services (5.5%)
  • Utilities (5.3%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.1%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (12.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.1%)
  • Health care (5.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.6%)
  • Printing & related support activities (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Childersburg, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (3.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (14.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.7%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.2%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5.6%)
  • Cashiers (5.2%)

Average climate in Childersburg, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Childersburg, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2006 was 90.1. This is worse than average.

City:

90.1
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2006 was 32.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.8
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Childersburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 118% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/24/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.1 miles away from the Childersburg city center killed 10 people and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/4/1977, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 30.1 miles away from the city center killed 22 people and injured 130 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Childersburg-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 80% 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 52.9 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 94.0 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 158.3 miles away from Childersburg center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 91.1 miles away from Childersburg 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 101.4 miles away from Childersburg center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 226.5 miles away from Childersburg 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 Talladega County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Childersburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Childersburg:

  • AMERICAN HOMECARE HOSPICE - SYLACAUGA (Hospital, about 6 miles away; SYLACAUGA, AL)
  • SYLACAUGA DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; SYLACAUGA, AL)
  • FAITH HOMECARE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; SYLACAUGA, AL)
  • MID-SOUTH HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; SYLACAUGA, AL)
  • SHELBY COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; SYLACAUGA, AL)
  • TALLADEGA COUNTY HOME CARE AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; SYLACAUGA, AL)
  • SYLACAUGA HEALTH AND REHAB SERVICES (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SYLACAUGA, AL)

Heliports located in Childersburg:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Childersburg:

  • Samford University (about 29 miles; Birmingham, AL; Full-time enrollment: 3,829)
  • Virginia College-Birmingham (about 31 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 8,167)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 31 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 14,853)
  • University of Montevallo (about 32 miles; Montevallo, AL; FT enrollment: 2,826)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 34 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 6,041)
  • Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus (about 34 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 2,695)
  • Southern Union State Community College (about 47 miles; Wadley, AL; FT enrollment: 4,120)

Public high school in Childersburg:

Public elementary/middle schools in Childersburg:

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Library in Childersburg:

  • CHILDERSBURG - EARLE A. RAINWATER MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $147,200; Location: 124 NINTH AVENUE SW; 41,797 books; 2,051 audio materials; 2,025 video materials; 79 state licensed databases; 31 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Childersburg: Childersburg State Penal Camp (A), Curtis Camp (B), Childersburg Fire and Rescue (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Childersburg Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Childersburg include: Calvary Baptist Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), First Presbyterian Church (C), First United Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

Tourist attraction: Desoto Caverns Park (Recreation Areas; Highway 76).

Hotels: Key West Inn Childersburg (32210 U South Highway 280), Lamplighter Inn (33888 Us Highway 280), Childersburg-Days Inn (33669 Us Highway 280), Days Inn (33669 US Highway 280).

Court: Childersburg City - Court Clerk Magistrate (118 6th Avenue Southwest).

Birthplace of: Joshua B. Lee - Politician, Walton Cruise - Major League Baseball outfielder.

Talladega County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

CHILDERSBURG WATER & SEWER BOARD (Address: 117 6TH AVENUE, SW , Population served: 9,693, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

68.0%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.0%
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

Banks with branches in Childersburg (2011 data):

  • Cadence Bank, N.A.: Childersburg Branch at 33327 Highway 280, branch established on 1996/11/03. 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
  • Frontier Bank: Childersburg Branch at 120 8th Avenue, branch established on 1974/02/04. 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

For population 15 years and over in Childersburg:

Marital status in Childersburg, AL
  • Never married: 32.6%
  • Now married: 39.9%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 11.0%
  • Divorced: 15.9%

For population 25 years and over in Childersburg:

  • High school or higher: 82.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 10.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Alabama average:

11.5

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

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Religion statistics for Childersburg, AL (based on Talladega County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant33,499139
Mainline Protestant4,53837
Black Protestant3,64525
Catholic1,7694
Other5544
None38,286-
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: 8
Talladega County:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Talladega County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Talladega County:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 70
Talladega County:

8.73 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
Talladega County:

4.99 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

12.8%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Talladega County:

32.8%
State:

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

6.9%
Alabama:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.6%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.4%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Childersburg:

29.5
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.9%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Childersburg:

9.6%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Childersburg:

34.0%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Here:

55.2%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Childersburg:

79.0%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Childersburg, 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
Firefighters 16$52,484$39,36315$11,053
Police Protection - Officers 14$36,195$31,0242$3,136
Solid Waste Management 11$21,066$22,9812$3,631
Police - Other 7$12,285$21,0600$0
Parks and Recreation 5$10,004$24,0103$680
Financial Administration 3$6,347$25,3882$3,606
Other Government Administration 1$4,575$54,9007$3,117
Health 1$2,565$30,7800$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 7$7,550
Transit 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 58$145,521$30,10838$32,773

Childersburg government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $865,000 ($176.35)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $1,227,000 ($250.15)
    Police Protection: $1,036,000 ($211.21)
    Local Fire Protection: $715,000 ($145.77)
    Regular Highways: $440,000 ($89.70)
    Health - Other: $223,000 ($45.46)
    Parks and Recreation: $222,000 ($45.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $190,000 ($38.74)
    Libraries: $135,000 ($27.52)
    General - Other: $107,000 ($21.81)
    Transit Utilities: $81,000 ($16.51)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $32,000 ($6.52)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $71,000 ($14.48)

Childersburg government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $656,000 ($133.74)
    Parks and Recreation: $65,000 ($13.25)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $448,000 ($91.34)
    Fines and Forfeits: $249,000 ($50.76)
    Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($1.43)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $481,000 ($98.06)
    Health and Hospitals: $191,000 ($38.94)
    General Local Government Support: $78,000 ($15.90)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,585,000 ($323.14)
    Public Utilities Sales: $505,000 ($102.96)
    Property: $376,000 ($76.66)
    Other: $358,000 ($72.99)
    Other License: $323,000 ($65.85)

Childersburg government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $555,000 ($113.15)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $545,000 ($111.11)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,000 ($2.04)

Childersburg government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,571,000 ($524.16)

5.70% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,072 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
Alabama average:

5.95%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Calhoun County, AL  1.33% ($40,186 average AGI)
from St. Clair County, AL  0.59% ($40,560)
from Jefferson County, AL  0.47% ($44,039)


6.05% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,348 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.05%
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 Calhoun County, AL  1.41% ($36,956 average AGI)
to St. Clair County, AL  0.64% ($35,126)
to Shelby County, AL  0.51% ($69,942)
Businesses in Childersburg, AL
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1KFC1
Burger King1McDonald's1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Church's Chicken1Subway1
Days Inn1Taco Bell1
FedEx1Waffle House1
H&R Block1

Strongest AM radio stations in Childersburg:

  • 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)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WYEA (1290 AM; 1 kW; SYLACAUGA, AL; Owner: SPIRIT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WFHK (1430 AM; 5 kW; PELL CITY, AL; Owner: STOCKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFEB (1340 AM; 1 kW; SYLACAUGA, AL; Owner: ALABAMA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WZZX (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LINEVILLE, AL; Owner: ROBERT A. PERRY)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLPH (1480 AM; daytime; 5 kW; IRONDALE, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WERC (960 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Childersburg:

  • WTRB-FM (98.3 FM; SYLACAUGA, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTDR (92.7 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: JACOBS BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WGIB (91.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; WARRIOR, 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)
  • WSSY-FM (97.5 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: GREAT SOUTH RFDC, LLC)
  • WLJR (88.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BRIARWOOD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMJJ (96.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQEM (101.5 FM; COLUMBIANA, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • 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.)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Childersburg:

  • 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.)
  • WJSU-TV (Channel 40; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WBXA-CA (Channel 2; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W27CM (Channel 27; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W46DK (Channel 46; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WOIL-LP (Channel 47; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: BOWLIN BROADCAST NETWORK, INC.)
  • W04CB (Channel 4; SYLACAUGA, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
Childersburg fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Childersburg fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 25Number of bridges
  • 482ft / 147mTotal length
  • $61,056,000Total costs
  • 148,535Total average daily traffic
  • 14,651Total average daily truck traffic
  • 193,420Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Childersburg, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31930-1939
  • 51940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Childersburg, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Childersburg)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • KAHATCHEE MOUNTAIN, Kahatchee Mountain 5 Km S (Lat: 33.226917 Lon: -86.359694), Overall height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: WPNJ729,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6795.00 MHz, 6865.00 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, Grant Date: 02/06/2018, Expiration Date: 04/01/2028, Certifier: Kevin Jenkins, Registrant: Apco International, Inc., 351 N. Williamson Blvd., Daytona Beach, FL 32114, Phone: (386) 944-2469, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Childersburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: QUAD CITY CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 363DL , Serial Number: CH2-0100-1927, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 07/15/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 06/22/2007
    Registrant (Individual): David H Cunningham, 462 Blairs Pl, Childersburg, AL 35044
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9611X , Serial Number: 21057911, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 02/21/1962, Certificate Issue Date: 08/25/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Robert C Vinson, 108 8th Ave Sw, Childersburg, AL 35044

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 12. The highest number of fire incidents - 60 took place in 2018, and the least - 1 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Childersburg, AL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (37.9%), and Outside Fires (25.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Childersburg, AL
    • 7737.9%Structure Fires
    • 5225.6%Outside Fires
    • 4823.6%Other
    • 2612.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Childersburg, AL
Most common first names in Childersburg, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7870.7 years
John5872.6 years
William4670.7 years
Robert4372.0 years
Mary4371.4 years
Willie2871.3 years
Annie2575.7 years
George2077.3 years
Charles1671.5 years
Walter1470.0 years
Most common last names in Childersburg, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Garrett2268.4 years
Swain2171.3 years
Taylor2172.1 years
Smith1972.7 years
Jones1870.9 years
Davis1869.8 years
Coleman1773.3 years
Wilson1676.9 years
Baker1564.2 years
Nix1380.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Childersburg, AL
  • 77.1%Electricity
  • 20.2%Utility gas
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Childersburg, AL
  • 80.0%Electricity
  • 18.4%Utility gas
  • 1.6%Wood


Childersburg compared to Alabama state average:

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

Childersburg on our top lists:

  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: information (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: real estate and rental and leasing (population 5,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index decrease from 2002 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in the same U.S. state as the city (population 5,000+)"
  • #30 (35151) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of United States first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
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