County Line, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 261 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.6%
 
Males: 126  (48.6%)
Females: 135  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  47.6 years
Alabama median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 35172.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $50,521 (it was $35,625 in 2000)
County Line:

$50,521
AL:

$46,257

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $27,208 (it was $13,621 in 2000)

County Line town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $90,558 (it was $52,900 in 2000)
County Line:

$90,558
AL:

$136,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $84,281; Detached houses: $148,172; Mobile homes: $51,301

Median gross rent in 2016: $555.

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  • Races in County Line, AL (2010)

    County Line races chart
    • 24293.8%White alone
    • 83.1%American Indian alone
    • 31.2%Black alone
    • 31.2%Asian alone
    • 10.4%Two or more races
    • 10.4%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in County Line: 81.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: European (56.7%), English (12.9%), Irish (11.4%), American (6.2%), Welsh (2.9%), German (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.95 square miles.

Population density: 275 people per square mile   (very low).

County Line,AL real estate house value index trend

County Line, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in County Line:

  • High school or higher: 51.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in County Line town:

  • Never married: 4.5%
  • Now married: 80.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

4 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.3%
Alabama:

3.4%



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in County Line, Alabama as of December 13, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in County Line to the number of sex offenders is 317 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $378 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $204 (0.6%)

County Line satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (21.0 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (557.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Trafford, AL (1.0 miles ), Warrior, AL (2.2 miles ), Kimberly, AL (2.3 miles ), Hayden, AL (2.3 miles ), Morris, AL (2.6 miles ), Smoke Rise, AL (2.6 miles ), Palmerdale, AL (2.7 miles ), Locust Fork, AL (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $147,500

Latitude: 33.82 N, Longitude: 86.73 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 205

County Line household income distribution County Line home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -15 (-5.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (45%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (16%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (50%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (48%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (4%)
  • Production occupations (4%)
  • Sales and related occupations (3%)
  • Production occupations (51%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (3%)
  • Transportation occupations (3%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (2%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (2%)

Work and jobs in County Line: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in County Line, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

County Line-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 171% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1977, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 15.3 miles away from the County Line 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 18.4 miles away from the town center killed 32 people and injured 259 people and caused $200 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

County Line-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 41.7 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 78.4 miles away from County Line center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 64.2 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 189.2 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 106.8 miles away from County Line center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 240.0 miles away from the city 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 Blount County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 9, Floods: 8, Winds: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
County Line topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near County Line:

  • SOUTHERN CARE BIRMINGHAM (Hospital, about 13 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • DAVITA CENTER POINT DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; CENTER POINT, AL)
  • MAGNOLIA RIDGE CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; GARDENDALE, AL)
  • FMC GARDENDALE (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; GARDENDALE, AL)
  • BIRMINGHAM NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER EAST (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • JEFFERSON CO NH (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • JEFFERSON REHABILITATION AND HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to County Line:

  • Jefferson State Community College (about 12 miles; Birmingham, AL; Full-time enrollment: 6,041)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 18 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 4,486)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 23 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 14,853)
  • Virginia College-Birmingham (about 25 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 8,167)
  • Samford University (about 25 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)
  • Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus (about 28 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 2,695)
  • Bevill State Community College (about 31 miles; Jasper, AL; FT enrollment: 2,970)

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Notable location: County Line Town Hall (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in County Line: County Line Missionary Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Blount 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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 93.8. This is worse than average.

City:

93.8
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.223. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.223
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.20. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.20
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.5%
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  75.5%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.9%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
Alabama average:

12.0

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Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for County Line town (based on Blount County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant29,223122
Catholic4,7441
Mainline Protestant3,03529
Other2922
Black Protestant582
None19,970-
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: 6
Blount County:

1.06 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Blount County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Blount County:

5.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Blount County:

31.5%
Alabama:

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

19.9%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

54.8%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

39.5%
State:

44.8%

Average BMI:
County Line:

29.1
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
County Line:

47.8%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.1%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

24.6%
State:

34.4%

General health condition:
County Line:

35.5%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
County Line:

81.5%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of County Line, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$430
Totals for Government 0$0 7$430

5.86% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,013 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.86%
Alabama average:

6.02%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jefferson County, AL  2.50% ($35,993 average AGI)
from Cullman County, AL  0.44% ($30,235)
from Marshall County, AL  0.43% ($26,139)


5.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,306 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.77%
Alabama average:

6.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jefferson County, AL  1.87% ($32,947 average AGI)
to Cullman County, AL  0.58% ($32,443)
to Marshall County, AL  0.56% ($24,127)

Strongest AM radio stations in County Line:

  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WERC (960 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRJS (1320 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCOC (1010 AM; 5 kW; DORA, AL; Owner: AZTECA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WLPH (1480 AM; daytime; 5 kW; IRONDALE, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WYDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WCRL (1570 AM; 3 kW; ONEONTA, AL; Owner: BLOUNT COUNTY BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)

Strongest FM radio stations in County Line:

  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)
  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WYSF (94.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WENN (105.9 FM; TRUSSVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMJJ (96.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQEN (103.7 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDJC-FM (93.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WZRR (99.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGIB (91.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • WBFR (89.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKLD (97.7 FM; ONEONTA, AL; Owner: BLOUNT COUNTY BROADCASTING SERVICE INC.)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WJSR (91.1 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: JEFFERSON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WKXX (102.9 FM; ATTALLA, AL; Owner: BROADCAST MEDIA LLC)

TV broadcast stations around County Line:

  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WIAT (Channel 42; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIQ (Channel 10; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WBRC (Channel 6; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTTO (Channel 21; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WVTM-TV (Channel 13; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM BROADCASTING (WVTM-TV), LLC)
  • WABM (Channel 68; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM (WABM-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WBXA-CA (Channel 2; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W46DK (Channel 46; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W27CM (Channel 27; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJSU-TV (Channel 40; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WBMA-LP (Channel 58; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • W23AK (Channel 23; JASPER, AL; Owner: WMTY, INC.)
  • W34BI (Channel 34; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Diana Joseph, 2850 County Line Road (Lat: 33.818361 Lon: -86.721500), Type: 94.5, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, 150 GASA5REG
  • Stephanie I Jones, 2850 County Line Road (Lat: 33.818361 Lon: -86.721500), Type: 94.5, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, 150 GASA5REG
  • Regulatory Manager, 2850 County Line Road (Lat: 33.818361 Lon: -86.721500), Type: 94.5, Structure height: 01009 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Licensee ID: D, Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, #150 GASA5REG
  • Gina Cacciatore, 2850 County Line Road (Lat: 33.818361 Lon: -86.721500), Type: 94.5, Structure height: 01009 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Licensee ID: D, Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 -Mcgasa5reg

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • SELF CREEK, 2850 County Line Road (Lat: 33.818361 Lon: -86.721500), Type: Mast, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WQOC274
    Assigned Frequencies: 6123.10 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 10955.0 MHz, 11115.0 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6093.45 MHzGrant Date: 08/09/2011, Expiration Date: 08/09/2021, Certifier: Pamelia Y HoofRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (76%)
  • Utility gas (21%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

County Line compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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