For population 25 years and over in Elmore:
For population 15 years and over in Elmore town:
72 residents are foreign born (6.5% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $280 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Montgomery, AL (12.7 miles , pop. 201,568).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (569.9 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Coosada, AL (1.7 miles ), Millbrook, AL (2.1 miles ), Deatsville, AL (2.4 miles ), Wetumpka, AL (2.5 miles ), Blue Ridge, AL (2.9 miles ), Prattville, AL (3.1 miles ), Titus, AL (3.3 miles ), Montgomery, AL (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 32.54 N, Longitude: 86.32 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 334
Average climate in Elmore, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Elmore-area historical tornado activity is near Alabama state average. It is 127% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/25/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.8 miles away from the Elmore town center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/3/1984, a category F3 tornado 6.7 miles away from the town center killed 5 people and injured 37 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Elmore-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alabama state average. It is 93% 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 80.8 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 94.5 miles away from Elmore 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 85.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/28/1999 at 11:00:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 81.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/19/2004 at 23:51:49, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.4 miles away from Elmore center
On 5/9/2004 at 08:56:10, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Elmore County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 5, Hurricanes: 5, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Elmore:
Amtrak station near Elmore:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elmore:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Elmore that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 20.3%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.7% for Black residents, 16.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 25.8% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Elmore compared to Alabama state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Elmore (based on Elmore County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.52%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 52
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Elmore government finances in 2002(per resident):
10.64% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,584 average adjusted gross income)
0.13% of residents moved from foreign countries ($673 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.46% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,662 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($341 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Elmore fatal accident list:
Jun 4, 1999 03:26 PM, 1074, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 11 meters (36ft)
Total costs: $3,683,000
Total average daily traffic: 95
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 205
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Elmore)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Elmore)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Elmore)
FAA Registered Aircraft:22 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Elmore on our top lists:
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.