Douglas, Alabama

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Population in 2019: 778 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +46.8%
Males: 368  (47.4%)
Females: 410  (52.6%)
Median resident age:

33.2 years
Alabama median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 35980.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $38,922 (it was $33,594 in 2000)
Douglas:

$38,922
AL:

$51,734

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $16,861 (it was $22,410 in 2000)

Douglas town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $123,809 (it was $74,300 in 2000)
Douglas:

$123,809
AL:

$154,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $155,023; detached houses: $181,710; mobile homes: $68,353

Median gross rent in 2019: $609.

March 2019 cost of living index in Douglas: 81.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 26.7%
(27.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.6% for two or more races residents)
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Crime rates in Douglas by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(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)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(171.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(155.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(132.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(131.4)
1
(130.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(172.1)
1
(171.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(132.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(1,377)
3
(514.6)
12
(1,997)
8
(1,244)
4
(534.8)
6
(792.6)
1
(131.2)
7
(925.9)
3
(394.7)
8
(1,051)
9
(1,178)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
34
(5,852)
25
(4,288)
14
(2,329)
2
(311.0)
43
(5,749)
47
(6,209)
21
(2,756)
33
(4,365)
11
(1,447)
22
(2,891)
21
(2,749)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
44
(7,573)
19
(3,259)
25
(4,160)
49
(7,621)
49
(6,551)
41
(5,416)
37
(4,856)
45
(5,952)
33
(4,342)
32
(4,205)
39
(5,105)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
10
(1,721)
8
(1,372)
4
(665.6)
3
(466.6)
4
(534.8)
8
(1,057)
3
(393.7)
6
(793.7)
6
(789.5)
11
(1,445)
5
(654.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/AN/A0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index1177.3831.9782.0737.2814.2933.9444.9898.1417.1801.6789.3

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City-data.com crime index in Douglas, AL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.45
Alabama average:

2.19
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Ancestries: American (79.2%), English (2.9%), Irish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 3.10 square miles.

Population density: 251 people per square mile   (very low).

Douglas, Alabama map

19 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.9%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $585 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $369 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntsville, AL (40.6 miles , pop. 158,216).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (52.9 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (535.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Snead, AL (2.4 miles ),
New Union, AL (2.4 miles ),
Bristow Cove, AL (2.5 miles ),
Clarence, AL (2.7 miles ),
Walnut Grove, AL (2.8 miles ),
Susan Moore, AL (2.9 miles ),
Albertville, AL (3.0 miles ),
Boaz, AL (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 34.17 N, Longitude: 86.32 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): City of Eagles
Distribution of median household income in Douglas, AL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Douglas, AL in 2019
Douglas satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.5%
Alabama:

4.0%
Most common industries in Douglas, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food (9.6%)
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Educational services (8.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.8%)
  • Health care (4.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.8%)
  • Food (12.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.4%)
  • Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (6.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.4%)
  • Wood products (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (15.0%)
  • Health care (11.0%)
  • Food (6.0%)
  • Vending machine operators (6.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.0%)
  • Printing & related support activities (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Douglas, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (14.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.7%)
  • Food processing workers (5.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (10.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Cashiers (5.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.0%)

Average climate in Douglas, 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 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 73.1. This is about average.

City:

73.1
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.88. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.88
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Douglas-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 167% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/18/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the Douglas town center killed 3 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 11/24/2001, a category F4 tornado 9.9 miles away from the town center injured 22 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Douglas-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alabama state average. It is 133% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 45.3 miles away from Douglas 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 75.5 miles away from Douglas center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 45.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 92.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 174.7 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 308.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Marshall County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 18, Floods: 15, Tornadoes: 12, Winds: 6, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Douglas topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Douglas:

  • ALTOONA HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ALTOONA, AL)
  • GOLDEN LIVING CENTER - BOAZ (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BOAZ, AL)
  • HOSPICE OF MARSHALL COUNTY/SHEPHERD'S COVE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; ALBERTVILLE, AL)
  • MARSHALL MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GUNTERSVILLE, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Douglas:

  • Snead State Community College (about 9 miles; Boaz, AL; Full-time enrollment: 2,023)
  • Gadsden State Community College (about 23 miles; Gadsden, AL; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 28 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 4,486)
  • Northeast Alabama Community College (about 35 miles; Rainsville, AL; FT enrollment: 2,409)
  • Jacksonville State University (about 40 miles; Jacksonville, AL; FT enrollment: 7,566)
  • University of Alabama in Huntsville (about 43 miles; Huntsville, AL; FT enrollment: 6,006)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 43 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 6,041)

Public high school in Douglas:

Public elementary/middle schools in Douglas:

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User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Largest bass caught by Luke Weaver in 1994, 14lbs added by Skeeter

Points of interest:

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

Churches in Douglas include: Douglas Methodist Church (A), Douglas Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Marshall 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 Douglas and their reported violations in the past:

DOUGLAS (WATER & FIRE PRO AUTHORITY OF) (Population served: 16,527, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-03-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-10-2009)
Average household size:
This town:

2.6 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

74.8%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.5%
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: 0.3% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Douglas:

Marital status in Douglas, AL
  • Never married: 29.3%
  • Now married: 54.7%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

For population 25 years and over in Douglas:

  • High school or higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Alabama average:

11.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Douglas
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Douglas, AL (based on Marshall County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant43,707169
Catholic8,3822
Mainline Protestant7,86838
Other6133
Black Protestant3724
None32,077-
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: 17
Marshall County:

1.94 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Marshall County:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 67
This county:

7.66 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 60
Marshall County:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Marshall County:

27.4%
State:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.3%
Alabama:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.5%
Alabama:

49.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

47.1%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Douglas:

28.9
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.0%
Alabama:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.4%
Alabama:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Douglas:

6.8
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.7%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Here:

57.4%
Alabama:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Douglas:

79.4%
Alabama:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Douglas, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 4$11,714$35,1421$427
Judicial and Legal 3$3,246$12,9840$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,657$31,8840$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$196
Totals for Government 8$17,617$26,4262$623

Douglas government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $221,000 ($284.06)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $116,000 ($149.10)
    Regular Highways: $66,000 ($84.83)
    General Public Buildings: $46,000 ($59.13)
    Parks and Recreation: $32,000 ($41.13)
    Central Staff Services: $27,000 ($34.70)
    Financial Administration: $27,000 ($34.70)
    Police Protection: $23,000 ($29.56)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($12.85)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($5.14)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $48,000 ($61.70)

Douglas government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $34,000 ($43.70)
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000 ($11.57)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $43,000 ($55.27)
    General Revenue - Other: $9,000 ($11.57)
    Rents: $1,000 ($1.29)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $4,000 ($5.14)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($1.29)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $214,000 ($275.06)
    Public Utilities Sales: $77,000 ($98.97)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $19,000 ($24.42)
    Property: $13,000 ($16.71)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $9,000 ($11.57)
    Motor Vehicle License: $8,000 ($10.28)
    Other License: $1,000 ($1.29)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $1,000 ($1.29)

Douglas government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $392,000 ($503.86)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $363,000 ($466.58)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,000 ($37.28)

Douglas government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $244,000 ($313.62)

5.75% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,633 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
Alabama average:

5.95%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from DeKalb County, AL  0.67% ($28,534 average AGI)
from Etowah County, AL  0.64% ($31,111)
from Madison County, AL  0.59% ($60,000)


5.52% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($36,829 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.52%
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 Etowah County, AL  0.75% ($31,695 average AGI)
to Madison County, AL  0.74% ($44,679)
to DeKalb County, AL  0.62% ($36,240)

Strongest AM radio stations in Douglas:

  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAAX (570 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WAVU (630 AM; 1 kW; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: SAND MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WGAD (1350 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: DEKALB COUNTY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WJBY (930 AM; 5 kW; RAINBOW CITY, AL; Owner: GADSDEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WWGC (1090 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: MVB, INC)
  • WGSV (1270 AM; 1 kW; GUNTERSVILLE, AL; Owner: GUNTERSVILLE B/CING. CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Douglas:

  • WQSB (105.1 FM; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: SAND MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WAFN-FM (92.7 FM; ARAB, AL; Owner: FUN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WTWX-FM (95.9 FM; GUNTERSVILLE, AL; Owner: GUNTERSVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKXX (102.9 FM; ATTALLA, AL; Owner: BROADCAST MEDIA LLC)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WRHY (105.9 FM; CENTRE, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRSA-FM (96.9 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: NCA, INC.)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSGN (91.5 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: GADSDEN STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WTBB (89.9 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WAHR (99.1 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • W289AC (105.7 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WILLIAM PAXTON ROGERS)
  • WJIA (88.5 FM; GUNTERSVILLE, AL; Owner: LAKE CITY EDUCATIONAL B/CASTING INC.)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • W298AF (107.5 FM; HADEN, AL; Owner: HADEN RADIO COMPANY)
  • WXQW (94.1 FM; MERIDIANVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W293AH (106.5 FM; NORMAL, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKLD (97.7 FM; ONEONTA, AL; Owner: BLOUNT COUNTY BROADCASTING SERVICE INC.)
  • WLRH (89.3 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WLJS-FM (91.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES/JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Douglas:

  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WZDX (Channel 54; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNTSVILLE TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W64BJ (Channel 64; SCOTTSBORO, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WAAY-TV (Channel 31; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF HUNTSVILLE LICENSE LLC)
  • WHNT-TV (Channel 19; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • W15AP (Channel 15; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)

Douglas fatal accident list:

Jun 30, 2012 10:23 PM, Moon Road, Lat: 34.168556, Lon: -86.320486, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 4, 1997 07:15 PM, 1090, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 8, 1994 01:06 PM, 75, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 3
May 1, 1983 12:30 AM, 75, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 8, Drunk persons involved: 2
Nov 23, 1981 07:30 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 112ft / 33.8mTotal length
  • $10,339,000Total costs
  • 13,604Total average daily traffic
  • 1,084Total average daily truck traffic
  • 18,866Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Douglas, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 51950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Douglas, AL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Douglas)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KF4IMX, Licensee ID: L00137775, Grant Date: 01/24/2006, Expiration Date: 04/09/2016, Cancellation Date: 04/10/2018, Certifier: Ann P Steedman, Registrant: Ann P Steedman, Douglas, AL 35964
  • Call Sign: KF4NOD, Grant Date: 11/27/1996, Expiration Date: 11/27/2006, Cancellation Date: 08/04/1997, Registrant: Zonowth B Artis, 629 Moon Rd, Douglas, AL 35980

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Douglas, AL
  • 63.8%Electricity
  • 24.6%Utility gas
  • 7.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.0%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Douglas, AL
  • 65.6%Electricity
  • 24.2%Utility gas
  • 9.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Wood


Douglas compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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