Double Springs, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 1,068 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.5%
 
Males: 487  (45.6%)
Females: 581  (54.4%)
Median resident age:  41.5 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 35553.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $29,558 (it was $25,865 in 2000)
Double Springs:

$29,558
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,722 (it was $15,122 in 2000)

Double Springs town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $67,911 (it was $55,000 in 2000)
Double Springs:

$67,911
AL:

$122,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $76,022; Detached houses: $89,143; Mobile homes: $21,566

Median gross rent in 2013: $304.

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  • Races in Double Springs, AL (2013)

    Double Springs races chart
    • 1,26789.9%White alone
    • 987.0%Black alone
    • 241.7%Two or more races
    • 60.4%Asian alone
    • 30.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Double Springs: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (16.9%), Irish (14.7%), German (11.8%), Scottish (4.1%), English (3.5%), Swedish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 827 feet

Land area: 3.86 square miles.

Population density: 276 people per square mile   (very low).

Double Springs,AL real estate house value index trend

Double Springs, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Double Springs:

  • High school or higher: 70.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Double Springs town:

  • Never married: 22.8%
  • Now married: 39.0%
  • Separated: 4.5%
  • Widowed: 17.2%
  • Divorced: 16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $283 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $350 (0.5%)

Double Springs satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Decatur, AL (38.2 miles , pop. 53,929).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (55.1 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (532.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lynn, AL (3.3 miles ), Arley, AL (3.5 miles ), Natural Bridge, AL (3.5 miles) , Nauvoo, AL (3.5 miles ), Addison, AL (3.7 miles ), Haleyville, AL (3.7 miles ), Manchester, AL (4.0 miles ), Bear Creek, AL (4.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $50,000

Latitude: 34.15 N, Longitude: 87.40 W

Area code: 205

Double Springs household income distribution Double Springs home values distribution

Crime rates in Double Springs by Year
Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012 2013
Murders 00100000
per 100,000 0.00.0101.10.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 02010000
per 100,000 0.0201.60.0102.10.00.00.00.0
Assaults 42361125
per 100,000 404.4201.6303.3612.9103.291.9185.2469.9
Burglaries 332709156
per 100,000 303.3302.4202.2715.00.0827.21,388.9563.9
Thefts 1620104024162519
per 100,000 1,617.82,016.11,011.14,085.82,476.81,470.62,314.81,785.7
Auto thefts 13121112
per 100,000 101.1302.4101.1204.3103.291.992.6188.0
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A1N/AN/A
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A91.9N/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 283.7) 182.1236.1338.9398.7133.2148.3243.8228.9

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Crime rate in Double Springs detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.48
Alabama average:

2.28

Double Springs tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.9%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -140 (-12.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (48%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Educational services (2%)
  • Other services, except public administration (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (30%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (3%)
  • Material moving occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (41%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (2%)

Work and jobs in Double Springs: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Tornado activity:

Double Springs-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 164% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 22.4 miles away from the Double Springs town center killed 28 people and injured 267 people.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 tornado 33.4 miles away from the town center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.

Earthquake activity:

Double Springs-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 78% 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 52.4 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 104.1 miles away from Double Springs center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 39.0 miles away from the city 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 195.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 215.5 miles away from Double Springs center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 298.7 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 Winston County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 7, Hurricanes: 4, Freezes: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Double Springs topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Double Springs:

  • VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA HOSPICE WINSTON COUNTY (15353 HIGHWAY 278)
  • WINSTON COUNTY HOME CARE (110 LEGION ROAD)
  • HENDRIX HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (1000 HIGHWAY 33)

airports located in Double Springs:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Double Springs:

  • Bevill State Community College (about 24 miles; Jasper, AL; Full-time enrollment: 2,970)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 37 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 4,486)
  • John C Calhoun State Community College (about 44 miles; Tanner, AL; FT enrollment: 7,911)
  • Northwest-Shoals Community College (about 44 miles; Muscle Shoals, AL; FT enrollment: 2,702)
  • University of North Alabama (about 48 miles; Florence, AL; FT enrollment: 5,886)
  • Athens State University (about 52 miles; Athens, AL; FT enrollment: 2,771)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 53 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 6,041)

Public high schools in Double Springs:

  • WINSTON CO HIGH SCH (Students: 722, Location: 1222 CO RD 24, Grades: 9-12)
  • WINSTON CO TECH CTR (Location: 1122 COUNTY ROAD 24, Grades: 10-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Double Springs:

  • DOUBLE SPRINGS ELEM SCH (Students: 335, Location: 123 OLD SCHOOL RD, Grades: PK-4)
  • DOUBLE SPRINGS MIDDLE SCH (Location: 1218 COUNTY RD 24, Grades: 5-8)
See full list of schools located in Double Springs

Library in Double Springs:

  • DOUBLE SPRINGS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $29,374; Location: 637 BLAKE DRIVE; 8,745 books; 176 audio materials; 422 video materials; 81 state licensed databases)

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Notable locations in Double Springs: Bankhead District Ranger Office (A), Double Springs Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Double Springs Memorial Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Bonds Lake (A), Eskridge Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Winston 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 2011 was 54.2. This is better than average.

City:

54.2
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 11.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.2
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.2%
(22.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 68.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  63.1%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.2%
Whole state:  4.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

People in group quarters in Double Springs in 2010:

  • 102 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 56 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 13 people in residential treatment centers for adults
74 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Double Springs, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Double Springs (2011 data):

  • Traders & Farmers Bank: Double Springs Branch at 10 Blake Drive, branch established on 1955/05/10. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $366.6 mil, Deposits: $287.0 mil, headquarters in Haleyville, AL, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Traders & Farmers Bancshares, Inc.
  • First National Bank: Double Springs Branch at 15305 Ushwy 278 West, branch established on 1996/04/15. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $282.3 mil, Deposits: $223.1 mil, headquarters in Hamilton, AL, positive income, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Marion County Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.8
Alabama average:

11.9

Double Springs travel time to work - commute Double Springs mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Double Springs town (based on Winston County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,49962
Mainline Protestant1,11710
Catholic2231
Other1352
None9,510-
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: 9
Winston County:

3.72 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Winston County:

0.83 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Winston County:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Here:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Winston County:

28.3%
Alabama:

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

9.1%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Double Springs:

44.7%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

34.5%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.6
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Double Springs:

15.9%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Double Springs:

6.4%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Double Springs:

27.5%
State:

34.4%

General health condition:
Double Springs:

50.6%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

73.5%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Double Springs, 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 3$5,485$21,9400$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$13,643
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,888
Police Protection - Officers 7$17,250$29,5710$0
Firefighters 0$0 24$15,306
Streets and Highways 3$3,627$14,5080$0
Welfare 1$1,330$15,9600$0
Parks and Recreation 3$5,144$20,5762$1,549
Local Libraries 1$1,813$21,7560$0
Other and Unallocable 10$19,757$23,7082$3,556
Totals for Government 28$54,406$23,31737$35,942

Double Springs government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $117,000 ($109.55)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($5.62)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $732,000 ($685.39)
    Welfare - Other: $355,000 ($332.40)
    Financial Administration: $308,000 ($288.39)
    Police Protection: $171,000 ($160.11)
    Parks & Recreation: $136,000 ($127.34)
    Regular Highways: $53,000 ($49.63)
    Fire Protection: $28,000 ($26.22)
    Libraries: $21,000 ($19.66)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($8.43)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($14.04)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $721,000 ($675.09)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $60,000 ($56.18)

Double Springs government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $219,000 ($205.06)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $97,000 ($90.82)
    Highways: $29,000 ($27.15)
    General Support: $8,000 ($7.49)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $34,000 ($31.84)
    General Revenue, NEC: $18,000 ($16.85)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $664,000 ($621.72)
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $58,000 ($54.31)
    Highways: $33,000 ($30.90)
    General Support: $16,000 ($14.98)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $441,000 ($412.92)
    NEC: $117,000 ($109.55)
    Other Selective Sales: $98,000 ($91.76)
    Motor Vehicle License: $16,000 ($14.98)

Double Springs government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $993,000 ($929.78)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $409,000 ($382.96)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $400,000 ($374.53)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $946,000 ($885.77)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $47,000 ($44.01)
    Other, NEC: $9,000 ($8.43)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $901,000 ($843.63)
    Beginning: $595,000 ($557.12)

Double Springs government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,165,000 ($1090.82)

5.35% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,742 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.35%
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 Walker County, AL  1.04% ($29,613 average AGI)
from Marion County, AL  0.53% ($22,000)
from Cullman County, AL  0.47% ($27,333)


5.49% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,125 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.49%
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 Walker County, AL  1.20% ($25,837 average AGI)
to Marion County, AL  0.56% ($22,419)
to Cullman County, AL  0.38% ($53,966)

Strongest AM radio stations in Double Springs:

  • 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)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCOC (1010 AM; 5 kW; DORA, AL; Owner: AZTECA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WKXM (1300 AM; 5 kW; WINFIELD, AL; Owner: AD-MEDIA MANAGEMENT CORP.)
  • WERH (970 AM; 5 kW; HAMILTON, AL; Owner: KATE F. FITE)
  • WJBB (1230 AM; 1 kW; HALEYVILLE, AL; Owner: HALEYVILLE BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WVNN (770 AM; 10 kW; ATHENS, AL; Owner: ATHENS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)

Strongest FM radio stations in Double Springs:

  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJBB-FM (92.7 FM; HALEYVILLE, AL; Owner: HALEYVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WFFN (95.3 FM; CORDOVA, AL; Owner: NEW CENTURY RADIO, INC.)
  • WQLT-FM (107.3 FM; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: BIG RIVER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFIX (91.3 FM; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: TRI-STATE INSPIRATIONAL B/C CORP.)
  • WEUP-FM (103.1 FM; MOULTON, AL; Owner: HUNDLEY BATES, SR. AND VIRGINIA CAPLES)
  • WKXM-FM (105.9 FM; WINFIELD, AL; Owner: AD-MEDIA MANAGEMENT CORP.)
  • WMXV (103.5 FM; RUSSELLVILLE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQAH-FM (105.7 FM; ADDISON, AL; Owner: ALVIN ABERCROMBIE)

TV broadcast stations around Double Springs:

  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • WHDF (Channel 15; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: VALLEY TELEVISION, LLC)
  • W55BJ (Channel 55; JASPER, AL; Owner: COMBS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W66CN (Channel 66; JASPER, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Double Springs fatal accident list:

Apr 18, 2011 09:50 PM, Sr-195, Lat: 34.13581, Lon: -87.40026, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
Nov 18, 2010 08:15 AM, Sr-195, Lat: 34.16879, Lon: -87.41940, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 23, 2008 04:30 PM, Sr-195, Lat: 34.13277, Lon: -87.39963, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 8, Fatalities: 2
Mar 8, 1986 12:10 AM, 278, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Sep 14, 1986 02:05 AM, 195, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 8, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 23, 1983 12:07 AM, 278, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Mar 4, 1981 10:40 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $3,079,000Total costs
  • 340Total average daily traffic
  • 15Total average daily truck traffic
  • 415Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Courthouse Hwy 195 (Lat: 34.150111 Lon: -87.400028), Call Sign: KNGN782
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.650 MHz, 458.650 MHzGrant Date: 11/01/2013, Expiration Date: 11/07/2023Registrant: Alabama Emergency Management Agency, 5898 County Road 41, Clanton, AL 35046, Phone: (205) 280-2290, Fax: (205) 280-2331, Email:
  • 1/2 Mi S Hwy 278 & Hwy 195 Jct (Lat: 34.153722 Lon: -87.408361), Call Sign: KYR790
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.540 MHzGrant Date: 08/21/2001, Expiration Date: 08/26/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/29/2011Registrant: Nichols Funeral Service Inc, Haleyville, AL 35565, Phone: (205) 486-2204
  • 25202 State Highway 195 (Lat: 34.147639 Lon: -87.402694), Type: Pole, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPRU870
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHzGrant Date: 12/21/2010, Expiration Date: 02/07/2021, Certifier: Curtis GambleRegistrant: Alabama Gas Corporation, #14 13th Street North, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 326-8351, Fax: (205) 326-8335, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • DOUBLE SPRINGS, 43 Cagle Road (Lat: 34.154028 Lon: -87.391694), Type: Mast, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 86.9 m, Call Sign: WPZV278
    Assigned Frequencies: 6625.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/25/2014, Expiration Date: 03/22/2024, Certifier: Carol L TackerRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • DOUBLE SPRINGS, 43 Cagle Road (Lat: 34.154028 Lon: -87.391694), Type: Mast, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 86.9 m, Call Sign: WQQR865
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6093.45 MHzGrant Date: 02/20/2013, Expiration Date: 02/20/2023, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Double Springs)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-151 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 80 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 1158H , Serial Number: 28-7715311, Airworthiness Date: 12/23/1976
    Registrant (Corporation): Os Flight LLC, 1503 County Road 3099, Double Springs, AL 35553
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2373F , Serial Number: 21058573, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 03/22/1965
    Registrant (Corporation): Rlo Aviation LLC, 1503 County Road 3099, Double Springs, AL 35553
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 738YS , Serial Number: 17270347, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 02/03/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Jerry R Hood, 2575 Daniels Dr, Double Springs, AL 35553

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

DOUBLE SPRINGS WATER WORKS (Population served: 5,421, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-26-2014 and JUL-25-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-21-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-21-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-26-2014 and JUL-25-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-21-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-21-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-25-2014 and APR-25-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-21-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-21-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-25-2014 and APR-25-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-21-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-21-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-28-2013 and JAN-24-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-21-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-21-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-07-2014)
  • 3 other older monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
Most common first names in Double Springs, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5575.0 years
James5271.5 years
John3976.7 years
Mary2380.8 years
Robert1875.8 years
Annie1779.9 years
George1677.5 years
Minnie1586.1 years
Thomas1475.8 years
Ruby1281.3 years
Most common last names in Double Springs, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Godsey2667.4 years
Overton2377.9 years
Taylor2373.2 years
Martin2273.4 years
Bailey2275.1 years
Mccullar2067.3 years
Garrison2072.4 years
Alexander1973.9 years
Cagle1973.6 years
Smith1774.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (49%)
  • Utility gas (43%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Wood (2%)

Businesses in Double Springs, AL

  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Double Springs compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Double Springs on our top lists:

  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) (population 1,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
There are 3 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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