Falkville, Alabama

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Population in 2013: 1,276 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.2%
 
Males: 484  (37.9%)
Females: 792  (62.1%)
Median resident age:  51.6 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 35622.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,741 (it was $34,583 in 2000)
Falkville:

$37,741
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,943 (it was $13,510 in 2000)

Falkville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $88,725 (it was $61,600 in 2000)
Falkville:

$88,725
AL:

$122,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $98,315; Detached houses: $105,065; Mobile homes: $37,085

Median gross rent in 2013: $558.

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  • Races in Falkville, AL (2010)

    Falkville races chart
    • 1,17091.5%White alone
    • 443.4%Black alone
    • 282.2%Hispanic
    • 201.6%Two or more races
    • 141.1%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.08%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Falkville: 82.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (18.5%), United States (15.5%), German (14.5%), English (12.3%), French (3.3%), Dutch (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 601 feet

Land area: 3.68 square miles.

Population density: 346 people per square mile   (very low).

Falkville,AL real estate house value index trend

Falkville, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Falkville:

  • High school or higher: 69.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Falkville town:

  • Never married: 16.6%
  • Now married: 43.6%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 24.8%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

24 residents are foreign born

This town:

2.0%
Alabama:

2.0%



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Falkville, Alabama as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Falkville to the number of sex offenders is 71 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $244 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $378 (0.4%)

Falkville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Decatur, AL (15.1 miles , pop. 53,929).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (58.9 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (518.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Hartselle, AL (2.3 miles ), Vinemont, AL (2.9 miles ), Danville, AL (2.9 miles ), Somerville, AL (3.0 miles ), West Point, AL (3.0 miles ), Eva, AL (3.1 miles ), South Vinemont, AL (3.1 miles ), Priceville, AL (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $141,300
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $110,500
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $145,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.37 N, Longitude: 86.91 W

Area code: 256

Falkville household income distribution Falkville home values distribution

Crime rates in Falkville by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2012
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000010010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.084.40.00.081.40.0
Robberies 00000000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.077.6
Assaults 00030411221
per 100,000 0.00.00.0255.10.0336.784.485.8171.7162.777.6
Burglaries 510670659101312
per 100,000 414.3824.4503.8595.20.0505.1421.9771.9858.41,057.8931.7
Thefts 20311423413925232730
per 100,000 1,657.02,555.61,175.51,955.8337.01,094.3759.52,144.11,974.22,196.92,329.2
Auto thefts 53200310351
per 100,000 414.3247.3167.90.00.0252.584.40.0257.5406.877.6
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 302.5) 133.7187.199.6177.914.0173.5157.2163.4201.9304.0211.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Falkville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.68
Alabama average:

2.23
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.7%
Alabama:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +156 (+14.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (35%)
  • Retail trade (28%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (3%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Falkville, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Falkville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 170% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 10.3 miles away from the Falkville town center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.

On 4/24/1955, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 0.5 miles away from the town center killed 5 people and injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Falkville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 78% smaller 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, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 73.5 miles away from the city 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 69.8 miles away from Falkville center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 69.9 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 287.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 212.5 miles away from Falkville 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 223.5 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 Morgan County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 7, Hurricanes: 3, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Falkville topographic map

Birthplace of: Roy Drinkard - Businessman, Tom Drake (wrestler) - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Falkville:

  • FALKVILLE HEALTH CARE CENTER (10 WEST 3RD STREET)
  • SUMMERFORD NH (HIGHWAY 31 NORTH)
  • SUMMERFORD NURSING HOME INC (4087 HIGHWAY 31 SOUTHWEST)

Operable nuclear power plants near Falkville:

  • 16 miles: Browns Ferry 1 and 2 in Decatur, AL.
  • 16 miles: Browns Ferry 3 in Decatur, AL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Falkville:

  • John C Calhoun State Community College (about 20 miles; Tanner, AL; Full-time enrollment: 7,911)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 22 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 4,486)
  • University of Alabama in Huntsville (about 29 miles; Huntsville, AL; FT enrollment: 6,006)
  • Athens State University (about 31 miles; Athens, AL; FT enrollment: 2,771)
  • Alabama A & M University (about 35 miles; Normal, AL; FT enrollment: 4,524)
  • Bevill State Community College (about 43 miles; Jasper, AL; FT enrollment: 2,970)
  • Snead State Community College (about 44 miles; Boaz, AL; FT enrollment: 2,023)

Public high school in Falkville:

Public elementary/middle school in Falkville:

See full list of schools located in Falkville

Library in Falkville:

  • FALKVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $46,622; Location: 7 NORTH 1ST AVE.; 10,797 books; 27,281 e-books; 115 audio materials; 256 video materials; 81 state licensed databases)

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

Churches in Falkville include: Pine Street Baptist Church (A), Faulkville Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Ebenezer Cemetery (1), Falkville City Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Bama Vacation Station (Tours & Charters; 491 County Road 1386).

Hotel: Lacon Motel (6685 Highway 31 Southwest).

Morgan County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 70.8. This is about average.

City:

70.8
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 5.26. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.26
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 1.61. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.61
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 15.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.90. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.90
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Falkville and their reported violations in the past:

FALKVILLE WATER WORKS (Population served: 1,680, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-1995, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-29-1996), St Public Notif received (MAR-28-1996)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.2%
(18.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  70.8%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.2%
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: 0.3% of all households
307 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
306 people in nursing homes in 2000
13 people in other group homes in 2000

Falkville, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Falkville compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Falkville (2011 data):

  • Cadence Bank, N.A.: Falkville Branch at 4662 U.S. Highway 31 Sw, branch established on 1987/03/02. Info updated 2011/12/14: Bank assets: $3,909.7 mil, Deposits: $3,124.0 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 112 total offices, Holding Company: Cadence Bancorp Llc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.4
Alabama average:

11.9

Falkville travel time to work - commute Falkville mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (74%)
  • Utility gas (19%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Wood (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Falkville town (based on Morgan County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant59,647179
Mainline Protestant11,68746
Catholic8,3801
Black Protestant2,60519
Other9415
None36,230-
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: 22
Morgan County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 89
Morgan County:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 54
Here:

4.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.1%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Morgan County:

35.0%
Alabama:

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

20.3%
State:

13.5%
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
Financial Administration 1$3,596$43,1520$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,652$31,8245$1,000
Judicial and Legal 1$2,249$26,9880$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$15,662$37,5893$1,492
Streets and Highways 2$4,532$27,1920$0
Water Supply 3$6,629$26,5161$350
Local Libraries 1$1,776$21,3120$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$100
Totals for Government 14$37,096$31,79710$2,942

5.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,781 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
Alabama average:

6.02%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($454 average AGI)
Morgan County:

0.04%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Madison County, AL  0.85% ($37,187 average AGI)
from Lawrence County, AL  0.63% ($26,951)
from Cullman County, AL  0.38% ($32,564)


5.44% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,438 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.44%
Alabama average:

6.06%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($164 average AGI)
Morgan County:

0.04%
Alabama average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Madison County, AL  1.01% ($39,647 average AGI)
to Lawrence County, AL  0.55% ($29,708)
to Limestone County, AL  0.47% ($35,522)

Strongest AM radio stations in Falkville:

  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WMCJ (1460 AM; 5 kW; CULLMAN, AL)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYAM (890 AM; daytime; 3 kW; HARTSELLE, AL; Owner: DECATUR COMMUNICATIONS PROPERTIES, LLC)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVNN (770 AM; 10 kW; ATHENS, AL; Owner: ATHENS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDJL (1000 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: JAMES K. SHARP DBA 5TH AVE BROADCASTING)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WBXR (1140 AM; daytime; 15 kW; HAZEL GREEN, AL; Owner: LOW COUNTRY CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WEUP (1600 AM; 10 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNDLEY BATTS, SR. & VIRGINIA CAPLES)
  • WEUV (1700 AM; 10 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNDLEY BATTS, SR & VIRGINIA CAPLES)

Strongest FM radio stations in Falkville:

  • WTAK-FM (106.1 FM; HARTSELLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W287AD (105.3 FM; HARTSELLE, AL; Owner: JEFFREY S. CHUNN)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WRSA-FM (96.9 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: NCA, INC.)
  • WEUP-FM (103.1 FM; MOULTON, AL; Owner: HUNDLEY BATES, SR. AND VIRGINIA CAPLES)
  • WAHR (99.1 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WQAH-FM (105.7 FM; ADDISON, AL; Owner: ALVIN ABERCROMBIE)
  • WRJL-FM (99.9 FM; EVA, AL; Owner: ROJO, INC.)
  • W289AC (105.7 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WILLIAM PAXTON ROGERS)
  • WXQW (94.1 FM; MERIDIANVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZYP (104.3 FM; ATHENS, AL; Owner: ATHENS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • W293AH (106.5 FM; NORMAL, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W298AF (107.5 FM; HADEN, AL; Owner: HADEN RADIO COMPANY)
  • W278AA (103.5 FM; MADISON, AL; Owner: TENNESSEE VALLEY RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTT-FM (95.1 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WDRM (102.1 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLRH (89.3 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • W249BB (97.7 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • W275AA (102.9 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: ARCHIE C. BOBO, PERSONAL REP. OF DORSEY E. NEWMAN ESTATE)
  • W300AH (107.9 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: PORTER L. BATTS)

TV broadcast stations around Falkville:

  • WZDX (Channel 54; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNTSVILLE TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WAAY-TV (Channel 31; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF HUNTSVILLE LICENSE LLC)
  • WTZT-LP (Channel 11; ATHENS, AL; Owner: WTZT-LP TELEVISION STATION, L.L.C.)
  • WHNT-TV (Channel 19; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WMJN-LP (Channel 43; DECATUR, AL; Owner: FIRST CULLMAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCQT-LP (Channel 52; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: FIRST CULLMAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYAM-LP (Channel 56; DECATUR, AL; Owner: DECATUR COMMUNICATION PROPERTIES, LLC)

Falkville fatal accident list:

Jun 14, 2013 11:18 AM, East 2nd St, Lat: 34.36799, Lon: -86.90726, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 17, 1992 04:30 PM, 1013, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 18, 1988 10:45 PM, 5029, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 2, 1981 09:25 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 24, 1981 03:03 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 29, 1979 10:45 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Oct 14, 1978 08:40 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 3
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 39m128ftTotal length
  • $13,055,000Total costs
  • 58,021Total average daily traffic
  • 12,048Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Falkville)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • St Hwy 157 11 Km Sw (Lat: 34.285944 Lon: -86.999167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 75 m, Call Sign: WPFR898
    Assigned Frequencies: 858.812 MHz, 858.837 MHz, 858.887 MHz, 858.912 MHz, 859.287 MHz, 859.337 MHz, 859.362 MHz, 859.387 MHz, 859.787 MHz, 859.812 MHz... (+11 more)
    Grant Date: 12/22/2009, Expiration Date: 12/05/2019
    Registrant: Southernlinc Wireless, 4601 Southlake Parkway - Suite 150, Hoover, AL 35244, Phone: (205) 257-1300, Fax: (205) 874-3953, Email:
  • St Hwy 157 11 Km Sw (Lat: 34.285944 Lon: -86.999167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 75 m, Call Sign: WQJM856
    Assigned Frequencies: 855.937 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/24/2009, Expiration Date: 12/05/2019, Cancellation Date: 09/07/2012, Certifier: Robin J Cohen
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20191, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 1/4 Mi N Leesdale Rd Crossing (Lat: 34.393694 Lon: -86.910833), Type: Building, Structure height: 3.1 m, Overall height: 4.6 m, Call Sign: KNIG332
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.370 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/06/2003, Expiration Date: 01/13/2014
    Registrant: Csx Transportation, 6735 Southpoint Drive South, 4th Flr J958, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5925, Fax: (904) 332-6013, Email:
  • 4234 Hwy 31 Sw (Lat: 34.385278 Lon: -86.910000), Call Sign: WQBI251
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.337 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/13/2004, Expiration Date: 10/13/2014, Certifier: Tim Thomas
    Registrant: Pilgrim\'s Pride Corporation, 4845 Us Hwy 271 North, Pittsburg, TX 75686, Phone: (903) 434-1054, Fax: (972) 290-4530, Email:
  • LACON TANK, West Lacon Rd, 5.3 Km Sw Of Falkville (Lat: 34.348194 Lon: -86.961083), Type: Tank, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQPR460
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.312 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/26/2012, Expiration Date: 07/26/2022, Certifier: Dom Sims
    Registrant: Dexter Fortson Associates, Inc, 910 Ploof Dr, Hueytown, AL 35023, Phone: (205) 432-2700, Fax: (205) 491-4751, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • STATION, 7.35 Mi Sw Of (Lat: 34.290639 Lon: -86.993611), Overall height: 65.5 m, Call Sign: WQT93
    Assigned Frequencies: 953.400 MHz, 6605.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/06/2008, Expiration Date: 05/27/2018
    Registrant: Phone: (205) 261-4139
  • BATTLEGROUND, 7.35 Mi Sw Falkville (Lat: 34.290639 Lon: -86.993611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: KZH21
    Assigned Frequencies: 6900.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/03/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2021
    Registrant: Kessler And Gehman Associates, Inc., 507 Nw 60th Street, Suite C, Gainesville, FL 32607-2702, Phone: (352) 332-3157, Fax: (352) 332-6392, Email:
  • BATTLEGROUND, 7.35 Mi. Sw Falkville (Lat: 34.290639 Lon: -86.993611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: KZH22
    Assigned Frequencies: 6875.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/03/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2021
    Registrant: Kessler And Gehman Associates, Inc., 507 Nw 60th Street, Suite C, Gainesville, FL 32607-2702, Phone: (352) 332-3157, Fax: (352) 332-6392, Email:
  • BATTLEGROUND, 7.35mi Sw Falkville (Lat: 34.290639 Lon: -86.993611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: KZH23
    Assigned Frequencies: 6925.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/03/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2021
    Registrant: Kessler And Gehman Associates, Inc., 507 Nw 60th Street, Suite C, Gainesville, FL 32607-2702, Phone: (352) 332-3157, Fax: (352) 332-6392, Email:
  • STATION, 4 Mi W Of Lacon On I-65, .3 Mi N Of Old Corn Rd (Lat: 34.308694 Lon: -86.973333), Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WAW910
    Assigned Frequencies: 6775.00 MHz, 6835.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/28/1995, Expiration Date: 03/28/2000, Cancellation Date: 07/02/2000
    Registrant: Phone: (904) 359-1344

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Falkville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Falkville)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$84,1301$76,2404$126,7531$24,970
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$56,6902$156,7951$30,940
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$111,1700$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0055.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$84,1801$94,090
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2007 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0055.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
Most common first names in Falkville, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7772.7 years
William6674.5 years
John5674.2 years
Mary4483.8 years
Charles2567.4 years
Robert2173.1 years
Henry1879.5 years
Annie1884.5 years
Ruby1776.9 years
Thomas1679.5 years
Most common last names in Falkville, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown4478.2 years
Smith4172.5 years
Johnson3975.8 years
Holmes2972.6 years
Hill2774.6 years
Wilhite2580.0 years
Evans2077.1 years
Jones1975.1 years
Summerford1877.0 years
Powell1876.0 years

Businesses in Falkville, AL

  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • McDonald's: 1

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  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Vending machine operators"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Personal appearance workers"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of murders to rapes between 2001 and 2006"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Machinery"
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