For population 25 years and over in East Escambia:
For population 15 years and over in East Escambia CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gulf Breeze-Harold, FL (43.2 miles , pop. 54,412).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (95.0 miles , pop. 201,568).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (512.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: East Brewton, AL (2.7 miles ), Riverview, AL (2.8 miles) , Brewton, AL (2.9 miles ), Castleberry, AL (3.8 miles ), Pollard, AL (3.9 miles) , Munson-McLellen, FL (4.1 miles ), Jay, FL (4.1 miles ), Flomaton, AL (4.5 miles ).
Latitude: 31.11 N, Longitude: 86.93 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 251
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in East Escambia: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in East Escambia, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
East Escambia-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 102% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/10/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.0 miles away from the East Escambia place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 11/3/1968, a category F3 tornado 8.2 miles away from the place center injured 18 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:East Escambia-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 20.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/1997 at 23:27:12, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 21.8 miles away from East Escambia center
On 7/16/1993 at 10:54:32, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/30/2003 at 02:28:03, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 34.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1997 at 03:39:12, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 28.7 miles away from East Escambia center
On 10/28/1997 at 09:00:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 21.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Escambia County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Religion statistics for East Escambia (based on Escambia County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.06%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
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5.64% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,401 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,968 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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