Creola, Alabama

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Population in 2017: 1,995 (41% urban, 59% rural).
Population change since 2000: -0.3%
 
Males: 994  (49.8%)
Females: 1,001  (50.2%)
Median resident age:

43.3 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 36525.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $54,996 (it was $35,517 in 2000)
Creola:

$54,996
AL:

$48,123

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,553 (it was $14,956 in 2000)

Creola town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $122,137 (it was $74,000 in 2000)
Creola:

$122,137
AL:

$141,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $218,323; detached houses: $170,214; townhouses or other attached units: $116,036; mobile homes: $589,550

Median gross rent in 2017: $800.

March 2019 cost of living index in Creola: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.1%
(15.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.2% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 23.1% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Creola, AL (2017)
    • 1,43782.8%White alone
    • 18310.5%Black alone
    • 1337.7%Other race alone
    • 251.4%American Indian alone
    • 150.9%Hispanic
    • 100.6%Two or more races
    • 50.3%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Creola, Alabama as of August 06, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Creola is 190 to 1.


Crime rates in Creola by year

Type

2005

2007

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(51.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(48.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(95.9)
1
(47.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(52.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(48.4)
1
(48.0)
1
(47.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(52.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(51.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(387.4)
5
(239.9)
5
(239.7)
3
(142.9)
10
(516.8)
3
(155.3)
8
(415.8)
9
(468.3)
6
(308.2)
12
(611.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
12
(581.1)
9
(431.9)
20
(958.8)
18
(857.1)
13
(671.8)
12
(621.1)
9
(467.8)
7
(364.2)
13
(667.7)
12
(611.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
52
(2,518)
62
(2,975)
53
(2,541)
55
(2,619)
93
(4,806)
69
(3,571)
46
(2,391)
28
(1,457)
25
(1,284)
30
(1,530)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
12
(581.1)
4
(191.9)
4
(191.8)
6
(285.7)
6
(310.1)
4
(207.0)
1
(52.0)
10
(520.3)
8
(410.9)
11
(560.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/AN/A0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)318.6227.0323.1254.3470.8234.0272.9219.0192.6286.6

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City-data.com crime index in Creola, AL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 13 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.49
Alabama average:

2.17
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Ancestries: American (45.2%), German (4.3%), Irish (4.2%), English (3.6%), European (2.8%), Czech (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 24 feet

Land area: 14.6 square miles.

Population density: 137 people per square mile   (very low).

Creola, Alabama map

34 residents are foreign born

This town:

2.0%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $673 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $568 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mobile, AL (15.8 miles , pop. 198,915).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: New Orleans, LA (137.6 miles , pop. 484,674).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (446.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Axis, AL (1.6 miles ),
Satsuma, AL (1.9 miles ),
Saraland, AL (2.6 miles ),
Bucks, AL (2.8 miles),
Chickasaw, AL (3.1 miles ),
Chunchula, AL (3.3 miles ),
Prichard, AL (3.4 miles ),
Movico, AL (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 30.90 N, Longitude: 88.01 W

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 17 buildings, average cost: $98,400
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 1999: 30 buildings, average cost: $10,000
  • 2000: 15 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2001: 15 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $73,600
  • 2003: 13 buildings, average cost: $73,600
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $73,600
  • 2005: 15 buildings, average cost: $73,600
  • 2006: 15 buildings, average cost: $73,600
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $73,600
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $73,600
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $73,600
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $73,600
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $73,600
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $73,600
  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $73,600
  • 2014: 9 buildings, average cost: $73,600
  • 2015: 10 buildings, average cost: $73,600
  • 2016: 9 buildings, average cost: $73,600
  • 2017: 10 buildings, average cost: $73,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Creola, AL residents
Average permit cost in Creola, AL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.5%
Alabama:

3.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +15 (+0.8%).
Most common industries in Creola, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (14.7%)
  • Educational services (8.9%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Chemicals (6.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
  • Truck transportation (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (20.6%)
  • Chemicals (10.2%)
  • Truck transportation (6.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.2%)
  • Paper (5.0%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.4%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (17.2%)
  • Health care (14.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.6%)
  • Construction (5.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Creola, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (13.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.2%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (6.9%)
  • Cashiers (6.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.2%)

Average climate in Creola, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 63.3. This is about average.

City:

63.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 0.329. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.329
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.487. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.487
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 23.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.99. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.99
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 0.00229. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00229
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Creola-area historical tornado activity is below Alabama state average. It is 35% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1950, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.0 miles away from the Creola town center injured 15 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 11/21/1997, a category F3 tornado 6.2 miles away from the town center caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Creola-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 46.8 miles away from Creola center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 332.1 miles away from Creola center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 250.0 miles away from Creola 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 179.2 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 121.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 195.6 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 Mobile County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 15, Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Creola topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Creola:

  • COASTAL HOSPICE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; SARALAND, AL)
  • NORTH MOBILE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CTR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; EIGHT MILE, AL)
  • TWIN OAKS NH INC (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MOBILE, AL)
  • TWIN OAKS NURSING HOME, LLC (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MOBILE, AL)
  • FMC BAY MINETTE (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; BAY MINETTE, AL)
  • NORTH BALDWIN INFIRMARY Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; BAY MINETTE, AL)
  • FMC JAGUAR (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; MOBILE, AL)

Airports located in Creola:

Amtrak station near Creola:

  • 15 miles: MOBILE (11 GOVERNMENT ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Creola:

  • Bishop State Community College (about 15 miles; Mobile, AL; Full-time enrollment: 2,822)
  • James H Faulkner State Community College (about 15 miles; Bay Minette, AL; FT enrollment: 3,703)
  • University of South Alabama (about 18 miles; Mobile, AL; FT enrollment: 13,228)
  • Columbia Southern University (about 45 miles; Orange Beach, AL; FT enrollment: 14,996)
  • The University of West Florida (about 54 miles; Pensacola, FL; FT enrollment: 10,240)
  • Pensacola State College (about 57 miles; Pensacola, FL; FT enrollment: 8,740)
  • Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (about 68 miles; Perkinston, MS; FT enrollment: 8,320)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Creola Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Creola include: Creola Church (A), New Beginnings Christian Center (B), Creola United Methodist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lake: Dead Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Sipau Branch (A), Seymore Branch (B), Turtle Branch (C), Jim Bell Branch (D), Harpers Branch (E), Cypress Pond Branch (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: Creola Town - Court of Creola (190 Dead Lake Road # A).

Mobile County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Creola that have no violations reported:

  • I-65 RV CAMPGROUND (Address: 730 JACKSON ROAD , Population served: 246, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.8 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

75.0%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.4%
Whole state:

4.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Creola:

Marital status in Creola, AL
  • Never married: 22.7%
  • Now married: 55.4%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

For population 25 years and over in Creola:

  • High school or higher: 86.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Alabama average:

11.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Creola, AL (based on Mobile County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant149,286354
Black Protestant34,12499
Catholic32,00335
Mainline Protestant30,31279
Other6,68430
Orthodox7242
None159,859-
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: 61
This county:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Mobile County:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
This county:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 246
This county:

6.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 211
Mobile County:

5.22 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

11.8%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Mobile County:

29.9%
State:

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

10.9%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Creola:

49.3%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Creola:

48.4%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.8%
State:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Creola:

8.3%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Creola:

37.9%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

57.3%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.9%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Creola, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 52$3,774
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 52$3,774

Creola government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $169,000 ($84.71)
    General Public Buildings: $34,000 ($17.04)
    Electric Utilities: $34,000 ($17.04)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $27,000 ($13.53)
    Central Staff Services: $27,000 ($13.53)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($3.51)
    Health - Other: $4,000 ($2.01)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($2.01)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($2.51)

Creola government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($2.01)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $11,000 ($5.51)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $48,000 ($24.06)
    Rents: $12,000 ($6.02)
  • Tax - Public Utilities Sales: $117,000 ($58.65)
    Property: $33,000 ($16.54)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $30,000 ($15.04)
    Motor Vehicle License: $21,000 ($10.53)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $21,000 ($10.53)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $17,000 ($8.52)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $13,000 ($6.52)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $7,000 ($3.51)

Creola government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $119,000 ($59.65)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $115,000 ($57.64)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,000 ($2.01)

3.84% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,296 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.84%
Alabama average:

5.95%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($180 average AGI)
Mobile County:

0.02%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Baldwin County, AL  0.52% ($47,660 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MS  0.18% ($43,043)
from Jefferson County, AL  0.10% ($44,431)


4.09% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($54,474 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.09%
Alabama average:

5.97%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($493 average AGI)
Mobile County:

0.03%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Baldwin County, AL  0.70% ($70,600 average AGI)
to Jackson County, MS  0.16% ($48,027)
to Jefferson County, AL  0.11% ($44,086)

Strongest AM radio stations in Creola:

  • WBHY (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WNTM (710 AM; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WLPR (960 AM; 5 kW; PRICHARD, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WBCA (1110 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BAY MINETTE, AL; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WKSJ (1270 AM; 5 kW; PRICHARD, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDLT (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRHOPE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLVV (1410 AM; 5 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: WLVV, INC.)
  • WABB (1480 AM; 5 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: WABB-FM, INC.)
  • WMOB (1360 AM; 5 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: BUDDY TUCKER ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WGOK (900 AM; 1 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEBY (1330 AM; 25 kW; MILTON, FL; Owner: SPINNAKER LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Creola:

  • WMXC (99.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKH (96.1 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WABB-FM (97.5 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: WABB-FM, INC.)
  • WBHY-FM (88.5 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WAVH (106.5 FM; DAPHNE, AL; Owner: BALDWIN BROADCASTING COMPANY, DEBTOR IN POSSESSION)
  • WHIL-FM (91.3 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: SPRING HILL COLLEGE)
  • WMEZ (94.1 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJLQ (100.7 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDLT-FM (98.3 FM; CHICKASAW, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBLX-FM (92.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYOK (104.1 FM; ATMORE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNSP (105.5 FM; BAY MINETTE, AL; Owner: COM+, LLC)
  • WKSJ-FM (94.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZEW (92.1 FM; FAIRHOPE, AL; Owner: BALDWIN BROADCASTING COMPANY, DEBTOR IN POSSESSION)
  • WPCS (89.5 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC)
  • WYCL (107.3 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WXBM-FM (102.7 FM; MILTON, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOSM (103.1 FM; OCEAN SPRINGS, MS; Owner: CHARLES H. COOPER)
  • WQUA (102.1 FM; CITRONELLE, AL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WYDH (105.9 FM; ATMORE, AL; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Creola:

  • WRBM-LP (Channel 60; PRICHARD, AL; Owner: UPPER GULF COAST, L.L.C.)
  • WKRG-TV (Channel 5; MOBILE, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WEAR-TV (Channel 3; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: WEAR LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WALA-TV (Channel 10; MOBILE, AL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMPV-TV (Channel 21; MOBILE, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPMI (Channel 15; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJTC (Channel 44; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHBR (Channel 33; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION OF PENSACOLA/MOBILE, INC.)
  • W52BF (Channel 52; MOBILE, AL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WEIQ (Channel 42; MOBILE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WBPG (Channel 55; GULF SHORES, AL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSRE (Channel 23; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: DST .BD. OF TRUSTEES PENSACOLA JR. COLLEGE)
  • WMOE-LP (Channel 12; MOBILE, AL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W50CF (Channel 50; MOBILE, AL; Owner: FRANKLIN MEDIA, INC.)
Creola fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Creola fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 34Number of bridges
  • 6,923ft / 2,110mTotal length
  • $665,757,000Total costs
  • 363,004Total average daily traffic
  • 76,770Total average daily truck traffic
  • 343,370Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Creola, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 31950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 241970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 11990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Creola, AL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Creola)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Radcliff Rd (Lat: 30.894361 Lon: -88.067222), Call Sign: KYA425,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.6400 MHz, Grant Date: 09/17/2002, Expiration Date: 09/11/2012, Cancellation Date: 05/09/2012, Certifier: Marc Coventry, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • HARDY DRIVE, Carolina Ave. Rr Crossing @ Rr Mp 132.96mb (Lat: 30.902778 Lon: -88.037778), Type: Bant, Structure height: 2.5 m, Overall height: 3.1 m, Call Sign: WQFX912, Licensee ID: L00008014,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.475 MHz, Grant Date: 08/10/2016, Expiration Date: 11/02/2026, Certifier: Jerry R Celio Mr., Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Ne, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • BUNCH LS, Dead Lake Rd - North Of I-65 (Lat: 30.915444 Lon: -88.002861), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WQLP384,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHz, Grant Date: 03/19/2010, Expiration Date: 03/19/2020, Certifier: Donald Nelson, Registrant: Duke Instrument Service, 1110-A Shelton Beach Rd, Saraland, AL 36571, Phone: (251) 675-6067, Fax: (251) 675-5938, Email:
  • C&S Maint. Ch, Lat: 30.902778 Lon: -88.037778, Call Sign: WQSG389, Licensee ID: L00008014,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.535 MHz, Grant Date: 09/17/2013, Expiration Date: 09/17/2023, Certifier: Jerry R Celio, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree St, Ne Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • CREOLA, 2020 Radcliff Rd (Lat: 30.901833 Lon: -88.076389), Overall height: 86.9 m, Call Sign: WMM877,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6815.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/28/2008, Certifier: Glenn S Rabin, Registrant: Alltel Communications, LLC, One Allied Drive, B1f02-D, Little Rock, AR 72202, Phone: (501) 905-8555, Fax: (501) 905-6193, Email:
  • Creola, Radcliff Road (Lat: 30.893889 Lon: -88.066944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WPSG790,
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.056 MHz, 952.056 MHz, Grant Date: 04/20/2001, Expiration Date: 04/20/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/03/2011, Certifier: Marc Coventry, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • Braggs Neck, 2000-A Dead Lake Road (#300065) (Lat: 30.914778 Lon: -87.969222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 75.9 m, Overall height: 78 m, Call Sign: WQIK236,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz, Grant Date: 03/03/2008, Expiration Date: 03/03/2018, Cancellation Date: 09/03/2009, Certifier: William Chastain, Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, 774 Mays Blvd., #10-465, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • Creola, 627 Dead Lake Road (#300028) (Lat: 30.899389 Lon: -88.021472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.9 m, Overall height: 103.3 m, Call Sign: WQIK571,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, Grant Date: 03/04/2008, Expiration Date: 03/04/2018, Cancellation Date: 09/04/2009, Certifier: William Chastain, Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, 774 Mays Blvd., #10-465, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • AL0203, 627 Dead Lake Road (#300028) (Lat: 30.899389 Lon: -88.021500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.9 m, Overall height: 103.3 m, Call Sign: WQNH337,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, Grant Date: 02/04/2011, Expiration Date: 02/04/2021, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2012, Certifier: Madanraj Jothi, Registrant: Open Range Communications Inc., 6430 S. Fiddlers Green Circle, Suite 500, Greenwood Village, CO 80111, Phone: (303) 376-2112, Fax: (303) 376-2109, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • River Delta Marine And Welcome Center 350 Dead Lake Road (Lat: 30.906750 Lon: -87.980083), Type: Pole, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQBV360, Licensee ID: L00006730,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.850 MHz, Grant Date: 10/08/2014, Expiration Date: 12/21/2024, Certifier: Eric M Linsley, Registrant: County Of Mobile, 1150 Schillinger Rd N, Mobile, AL 36608, Phone: (251) 574-7931, Fax: (251) 574-3514, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KD4TOI, Grant Date: 10/13/1992, Expiration Date: 10/13/2002, Cancellation Date: 10/14/2004, Registrant: Robert G Savell, 9290 Rio Hondo Dr, Creola, AL 36525
  • Call Sign: KF4DID, Licensee ID: L01060899, Grant Date: 09/08/2005, Expiration Date: 09/14/2015, Cancellation Date: 06/08/2012, Certifier: Jimmy C Broadhead, Registrant: Jimmy C Broadhead, 9349 Rio Hondo Dr, Creola, AL 36525
  • Call Sign: WA4QXG, Grant Date: 09/13/1988, Expiration Date: 09/13/1998, Cancellation Date: 09/14/2000, Registrant: Emmitt G Waddill, Creola, AL 36525
  • Call Sign: AK4VN, Previous Call Sign: KF4DID, Licensee ID: L01060899, Grant Date: 09/08/2005, Expiration Date: 09/14/2015, Cancellation Date: 06/19/2015, Certifier: Jimmy C Broadhead, Registrant: Jimmy C Broadhead, 9349 Rio Hondo Dr, Creola, AL 36525
  • Call Sign: KM4BGW, Licensee ID: L01865807, Grant Date: 05/14/2014, Expiration Date: 05/14/2024, Certifier: John M Peterson, Registrant: John M Peterson, 9661b Chelginet Ln, Creola, AL 36525
  • Call Sign: K4ZZT, Previous Call Sign: AK4VN, Licensee ID: L01060899, Grant Date: 06/19/2015, Expiration Date: 06/19/2025, Certifier: Jimmy C Broadhead Mr, Registrant: Jimmy C Broadhead, 9349 Rio Hondo Dr, Creola, AL 36525


FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Creola)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$88,9300$04$99,4350$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$40,5002$83,0401$10,0701$31,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$76,0750$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0038.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2006
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$37,930
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0038.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Creola, AL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Creola, AL - Value
Most common first names in Creola, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1668.1 years
John1372.9 years
Robert1272.3 years
Mary1169.1 years
William1175.1 years
Charles1076.8 years
Willie1067.2 years
Annie973.8 years
George872.3 years
Helen577.4 years
Most common last names in Creola, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1674.5 years
Walker1574.1 years
Ellison876.0 years
Lister774.0 years
Austin677.4 years
Brown661.5 years
Reed669.3 years
Johnson572.4 years
White576.0 years
Williams578.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Creola, AL
  • 77.9%Electricity
  • 17.2%Utility gas
  • 3.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Creola, AL
  • 83.3%Electricity
  • 16.7%Utility gas


Creola 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.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 5 other airmen in this city.
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