Double Springs, Alabama

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Population in 2017: 1,036 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +3.3%
 
Males: 496  (47.9%)
Females: 540  (52.1%)
Median resident age:

37.3 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 35553.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $26,287 (it was $25,865 in 2000)
Double Springs:

$26,287
AL:

$48,123

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $14,914 (it was $15,122 in 2000)

Double Springs town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $85,358 (it was $55,000 in 2000)
Double Springs:

$85,358
AL:

$141,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $106,473; detached houses: $117,555; mobile homes: $90,157

Median gross rent in 2017: $389.

March 2019 cost of living index in Double Springs: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 31.0%
(30.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 25.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Double Springs, AL (2010)
    • 1,05197.0%White alone
    • 100.9%Two or more races
    • 90.8%American Indian alone
    • 70.6%Black alone
    • 40.4%Hispanic
    • 20.2%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Double Springs, Alabama as of July 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Double Springs is 72 to 1.


Crime rates in Double Springs by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2011

2012

2013

2015

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(101.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(201.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(102.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(93.9)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(404.4)
2
(201.6)
3
(303.3)
6
(612.9)
1
(103.2)
1
(91.9)
2
(185.2)
5
(469.9)
7
(657.3)
1
(95.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
3
(303.3)
3
(302.4)
2
(202.2)
7
(715.0)
0
(0.0)
9
(827.2)
15
(1,389)
6
(563.9)
7
(657.3)
5
(478.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
16
(1,618)
20
(2,016)
10
(1,011)
40
(4,086)
24
(2,477)
16
(1,471)
25
(2,315)
19
(1,786)
9
(845.1)
15
(1,434)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(101.1)
3
(302.4)
1
(101.1)
2
(204.3)
1
(103.2)
1
(91.9)
1
(92.6)
2
(188.0)
3
(281.7)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A1
(91.9)
N/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)174.9226.8325.6383.0128.0142.5234.3219.9262.0109.9

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City-data.com crime index in Double Springs, AL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.80
Alabama average:

2.17
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Ancestries: American (26.6%), Irish (10.9%), German (5.4%), English (5.1%), Scottish (2.0%), European (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 827 feet

Land area: 3.86 square miles.

Population density: 268 people per square mile   (very low).

Double Springs, Alabama map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $527 (0.6%)

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 )

Latitude: 34.15 N, Longitude: 87.40 W

Area code: 205

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

Double Springs tourist attractions:

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
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.1%
Alabama:

3.8%
Most common industries in Double Springs, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (16.2%)
  • Wood products (12.3%)
  • Construction (8.6%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (7.1%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Health care (5.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Wood products (17.8%)
  • Construction (15.3%)
  • Educational services (9.4%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (8.9%)
  • Truck transportation (5.4%)
  • Chemicals (5.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (23.9%)
  • Public administration (11.1%)
  • Health care (8.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Wood products (6.1%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (5.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Double Springs, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (14.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.5%)
  • Carpenters (3.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (15.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (8.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Cashiers (3.9%)

Double Springs, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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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 Double Springs 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 the city 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 Double Springs 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 (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 8, Hurricanes: 4, Winds: 3, Freezes: 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)

Points of interest:

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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

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
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

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.

For population 15 years and over in Double Springs:

Marital status in Double Springs, AL
  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 40.4%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 12.9%
  • Divorced: 16.6%

For population 25 years and over in Double Springs:

  • High school or higher: 76.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
Alabama average:

11.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Double Springs
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This county:

3.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.83 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

10.5%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.3%
Alabama:

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

9.1%
Alabama:

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
Other and Unallocable 10$19,757$23,7082$3,556
Police Protection - Officers 7$17,250$29,5710$0
Streets and Highways 3$3,627$14,5080$0
Parks and Recreation 3$5,144$20,5762$1,549
Financial Administration 3$5,485$21,9400$0
Welfare 1$1,330$15,9600$0
Local Libraries 1$1,813$21,7560$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 24$15,306
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,888
Transit 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$13,643
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 28$54,406$23,31737$35,942

Double Springs government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $133,000 ($128.38)
    Water Utilities: $71,000 ($68.53)
    Sewerage: $37,000 ($35.71)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $908,000 ($876.45)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $378,000 ($364.86)
    Central Staff Services: $372,000 ($359.07)
    Sewerage: $272,000 ($262.55)
    Parks and Recreation: $250,000 ($241.31)
    Police Protection: $238,000 ($229.73)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $238,000 ($229.73)
    Local Fire Protection: $89,000 ($85.91)
    Libraries: $70,000 ($67.57)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $81,000 ($78.19)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $455,000 ($439.19)

Double Springs government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $275,000 ($265.44)
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $120,000 ($115.83)
    Other: $111,000 ($107.14)
    Parks and Recreation: $19,000 ($18.34)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($2.90)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $919,000 ($887.07)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $664,000 ($640.93)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $158,000 ($152.51)
    Property: $147,000 ($141.89)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $56,000 ($54.05)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $25,000 ($24.13)

Double Springs government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,680,000 ($1621.62)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,000,000 ($965.25)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $65,000 ($62.74)

Double Springs government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $407,000 ($392.86)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $416,000 ($401.54)

6.01% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($37,092 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
Alabama average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Marion County, AL  1.17% ($32,368 average AGI)
to Walker County, AL  0.94% ($33,514)
to Cullman County, AL  0.66% ($30,122)

Businesses in Double Springs, AL

  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

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, Alabama
  • Fatal accident count10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents21
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:3
  • Fatalities13
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents45
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Alabama average
  • Fatal accident count6956
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents10280
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2434
  • Fatalities7793
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents17408
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents457
See more detailed statistics of Double Springs fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 121ft / 37.4mTotal length
  • $18,095,000Total costs
  • 6,661Total average daily traffic
  • 1,058Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,026Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Double Springs, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 51950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Double Springs, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Courthouse Hwy 195 (Lat: 34.150111 Lon: -87.400028), Call Sign: KNGN782,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.650 MHz, 458.650 MHz, Grant Date: 11/01/2013, Expiration Date: 11/07/2023, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 08/21/2001, Expiration Date: 08/26/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/29/2011, Registrant: Nichols Funeral Service Inc, Haleyville, AL 35565, Phone: (205) 486-2204
  • 28952 Alabama 195 (Lat: 34.195750 Lon: -87.429417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 51.8 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WPRU870,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.287 MHz, 173.396 MHz, Grant Date: 12/21/2010, Expiration Date: 02/07/2021, Certifier: Curtis Gamble, Registrant: Alabama Gas Corporation, #14 13th Street North, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 326-8351, Fax: (205) 326-8335, Email:
  • Lat: 34.196528 Lon: -87.401806, Call Sign: WRAH953,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.343 MHz, 469.343 MHz, Grant Date: 11/22/2017, Expiration Date: 11/22/2027, Certifier: Charlie Montelongo, Registrant: Master Meter Inc., 101 Regency Parkway, Mansfield, TX 76063-5093, Phone: (817) 842-8000, Fax: (817) 842-8030, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • 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 MHz, Grant Date: 02/25/2014, Expiration Date: 03/22/2024, Cancellation Date: 11/13/2018, Certifier: Carol L Tacker, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, 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 MHz, Grant Date: 02/20/2013, Expiration Date: 02/20/2023, Certifier: Charles Cleary, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:
  • 9BH2504A, 17550 Hwy 195 (Lat: 34.044722 Lon: -87.388056), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93.6 m, Call Sign: WQXQ810,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/12/2016, Expiration Date: 05/12/2026, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • 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, Certificate Issue Date: 07/31/2013
    Registrant (LLC): 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, Certificate Issue Date: 05/23/2014
    Registrant (LLC): 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, Certificate Issue Date: 10/31/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Jerry R Hood, 2575 Daniels Dr, Double Springs, AL 35553
  • Aircraft: ERCOUPE 415-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C75 SERIES (75 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 94071 , Serial Number: 1394, Airworthiness Date: 08/05/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 03/16/2019
    Registrant (Individual): David A Roberson, 1332 Glades Rd, Double Springs, AL 35553
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 11/24/2014

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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Double Springs, AL
  • 47.0%Electricity
  • 35.8%Utility gas
  • 11.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.7%Wood
  • 1.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Double Springs, AL
  • 55.9%Utility gas
  • 42.1%Electricity
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Double Springs compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly 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 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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