For population 25 years and over in Childersburg:
For population 15 years and over in Childersburg city:
28 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $427 (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 ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.28 N, Longitude: 86.35 W
Area code: 256
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Childersburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 15 (13 officers).
Childersburg tourist attractions:
Population change in the 1990s: +170 (+3.6%).
Work and jobs in Childersburg: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Childersburg, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Childersburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 223% 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 slightly above Alabama state average. It is 79% 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 Childersburg center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 91.1 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 56.6 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 52.9 miles away from Childersburg center
On 8/19/2004 at 23:51:49, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 35.9 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 Talladega County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 3, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Joshua B. Lee - Politician, Walton Cruise - Major League Baseball outfielder.
Hospitals/medical centers near Childersburg:
Local government website: childersburg.org.
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Childersburg:
Public high school in Childersburg:
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.4. This is about average. There were 13 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Childersburg that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 26.7%
(15.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.1% for Black residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 71.9% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Childersburg compared to Alabama state average:
Banks with branches in Childersburg (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Childersburg (based on Talladega County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.11%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 70
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.71% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,030 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($288 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.79% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,888 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Childersburg fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 11See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Childersburg, AL
Total length: 65 meters (213ft)
Total costs: $39,260,000
Total average daily traffic: 90,685
Total average daily truck traffic: 8,238
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Childersburg)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:40 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Childersburg, AL)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Childersburg)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.