Dunnavant, Alabama

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Population in 2010: 981.
Males: 512  (52.3%)
Females: 469  (47.7%)
Median resident age:  36.7 years
Alabama median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 35176.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $73,647
Dunnavant:

$73,647
AL:

$46,257

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $34,279

Dunnavant CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $199,200
Dunnavant:

$199,200
AL:

$136,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $210,357; Detached houses: $301,870; Mobile homes: $40,948

Median gross rent in 2016: $732.

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  • Races in Dunnavant, AL (2010)

    Dunnavant races chart
    • 93695.4%White alone
    • 232.3%Hispanic
    • 111.1%Two or more races
    • 70.7%American Indian alone
    • 40.4%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Dunnavant: 83.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (25.1%), English (12.0%), Italian (11.0%), Scottish (6.5%), German (4.8%), Polish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Dunnavant,AL real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Dunnavant:

  • High school or higher: 78.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%

For population 15 years and over in Dunnavant CDP:

  • Never married: 23.2%
  • Now married: 55.1%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 14.6%

39 residents are foreign born (2.8% Latin America).

This place:

3.6%
Alabama:

3.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $936 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $324 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (16.4 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (579.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Vandiver, AL (1.7 miles ), Leeds, AL (1.7 miles ), Sterrett, AL (2.2 miles ), Moody, AL (2.5 miles ), Shoal Creek, AL (2.7 miles ), Trussville, AL (3.0 miles ), Irondale, AL (3.0 miles ), Brook Highland, AL (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 33.51 N, Longitude: 86.53 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 205

Dunnavant household income distribution Dunnavant home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.1%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (32%)
  • Construction (28%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Utilities (4%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (32%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Community and social service occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

Tornado activity:

Dunnavant-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 146% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1977, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 11.7 miles away from the Dunnavant place center killed 22 people and injured 130 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1998, a category F5 tornado 20.2 miles away from the place center killed 32 people and injured 259 people and caused $200 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dunnavant-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 80% 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 42.5 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 85.5 miles away from Dunnavant center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 76.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 170.6 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 100.7 miles away from Dunnavant center
On 12/12/1997 at 08:42:20, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 44.9 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 Shelby County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 8, Hurricanes: 4, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Dunnavant:

  • KIRKWOOD BY THE RIVER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • GOLDEN LIVING CENTER - TRUSSVILLE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; TRUSSVILLE, AL)
  • CARE FIRST HOME HEALTH OF JEFFERSON COUNTY (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; HOOVER, AL)
  • BIRMINGHAM EAST DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • INTREPID USA HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • MEADOWBROOK EXTENDED CARE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • ST MARTIN'S IN THE PINES (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)

Amtrak station near Dunnavant:

  • 16 miles: BIRMINGHAM (1819 MORRIS AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dunnavant:

  • Jefferson State Community College (about 15 miles; Birmingham, AL; Full-time enrollment: 6,041)
  • Samford University (about 16 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 17 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 14,853)
  • Virginia College-Birmingham (about 17 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 8,167)
  • Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus (about 22 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 2,695)
  • University of Montevallo (about 34 miles; Montevallo, AL; FT enrollment: 2,826)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 42 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 4,486)

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

Churches in Dunnavant include: Pleasant Ridge Church (A), Mount Olive Freewill Baptist Church (B), Dunnavant Faith Chapel (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Mount Olive Cemetery (1), Kendrix Cemetery (2), Sand Ridge Cemetery (3), Pleasant Ridge Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Valley Lake (A), Cedar Lake (B), Hillhouse Lake (C), Spring Lake (D), Mirror Lakes (E), Wehapa Lake (F), Schmitt Lake (G), Kerscoha Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Spouting Spring Branch (A), Big Branch (B), Jess Branch (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shelby County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 92.9. This is worse than average.

City:

92.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.256. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.256
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.20. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.20
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 22.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.2
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 8.4%
(8.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  71.8%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.6%
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: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Alabama average:

12.0

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dunnavant CDP (based on Shelby County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant61,933172
Mainline Protestant16,07638
Catholic2,8831
Black Protestant2,42112
Other2,3376
Orthodox581
None109,377-
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: 24
Shelby County:

1.31 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Shelby County:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 94
Shelby County:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 124
Here:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.4%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Shelby County:

28.1%
Alabama:

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

17.2%
State:

13.5%

8.06% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,148 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.06%
Alabama average:

6.02%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($107 average AGI)
Shelby County:

0.04%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jefferson County, AL  3.51% ($46,368 average AGI)
from Chilton County, AL  0.21% ($27,586)
from St. Clair County, AL  0.21% ($45,076)


7.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,573 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.50%
Alabama average:

6.06%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($278 average AGI)
Shelby County:

0.05%
Alabama average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jefferson County, AL  2.81% ($44,611 average AGI)
to Chilton County, AL  0.27% ($29,070)
to St. Clair County, AL  0.20% ($43,250)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dunnavant:

  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLPH (1480 AM; daytime; 5 kW; IRONDALE, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WURL (760 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MOODY, AL; Owner: THE BILL DAVISON EVANGELISTIC ASSOC)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFHK (1430 AM; 5 kW; PELL CITY, AL; Owner: STOCKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WERC (960 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRJS (1320 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dunnavant:

  • WGIB (91.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; WARRIOR, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)
  • WENN (105.9 FM; TRUSSVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLJR (88.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BRIARWOOD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH)
  • WYSF (94.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMJJ (96.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQEN (103.7 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDJC-FM (93.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WZRR (99.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBFR (89.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WTDR (92.7 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: JACOBS BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WVSU-FM (91.1 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: SAMFORD UNIVERSITY)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W281AB (104.1 FM; MOUNTAIN BROOK, AL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Dunnavant:

  • WJSU-TV (Channel 40; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WIAT (Channel 42; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIQ (Channel 10; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WBRC (Channel 6; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WVTM-TV (Channel 13; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM BROADCASTING (WVTM-TV), LLC)
  • WTTO (Channel 21; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WABM (Channel 68; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM (WABM-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WBXA-CA (Channel 2; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W27CM (Channel 27; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W46DK (Channel 46; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WBMG-LP (Channel 38; MOODY, AL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WBMA-LP (Channel 58; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • W34BI (Channel 34; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W49AY (Channel 49; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • W62BG (Channel 62; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $998,000Total costs
  • 1,627Total average daily traffic
  • 116Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,170Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Vielka M Gabriel, County Road 474 (Lat: 33.502556 Lon: -86.530556), Type: 79.8, Overall height: 79.8 m, Registrant: 9194656649, Maria.Gabriel@spectrasite.Com, 100 REGENCY FOREST DRIVE, SUITE 400
  • VIELKA M GABRIEL, County Road 474 (Lat: 33.502556 Lon: -86.530556), Type: 79.8, Overall height: 79.8 m, Registrant: 9194656649, Maria.Gabriel@spectrasite.Com, 100 REGENCY FOREST DRIVE, SUITE 400

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Dunnavant compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
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