For population 25 years and over in Choccolocco:
For population 15 years and over in Choccolocco CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (65.8 miles , pop. 242,820).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (572.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Weaver, AL (2.7 miles ), Heflin, AL (2.8 miles ), Jacksonville, AL (2.9 miles ), Anniston, AL (2.9 miles ), Blue Mountain, AL (2.9 miles ), Saks, AL (3.0 miles ), Edwardsville, AL (3.2 miles) , Hobson City, AL (3.3 miles ).
Latitude: 33.71 N, Longitude: 85.69 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 256
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Choccolocco: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Choccolocco, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Choccolocco-area historical tornado activity is above Alabama state average. It is 229% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/27/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.0 miles away from the Choccolocco place center killed 7 people and injured 199 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/27/1994, a category F4 tornado 26.3 miles away from the place center killed 22 people and injured 150 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Choccolocco-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alabama state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 54.2 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 92.5 miles away from Choccolocco 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 94.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 77.5 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) earthquake occurred 92.2 miles away from Choccolocco 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 81.6 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 Calhoun County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 9, Storms: 9, Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 4, Winds: 2, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Choccolocco compared to Alabama state average:
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Religion statistics for Choccolocco (based on Calhoun County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.29%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 31
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 87
Number of full-service restaurants: 76
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5.72% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,365 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($417 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.43% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,605 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($398 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 21See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Choccolocco, AL
Total length: 45 meters (148ft)
Total costs: $16,060,000
Total average daily traffic: 14,211
Total average daily truck traffic: 572
Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic: 23,105
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
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