For population 25 years and over in Five Points:
For population 15 years and over in Five Points town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, GA (43.6 miles , pop. 185,781).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (70.5 miles , pop. 201,568).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (623.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: White Plains, AL (1.8 miles ), Fredonia, AL (2.0 miles) , Penton, AL (2.6 miles ), Standing Rock, AL (2.7 miles) , La Fayette, AL (2.9 miles ), Roanoke, AL (3.0 miles ), Milltown, AL (3.2 miles) , Rock Mills, AL (3.2 miles ).
Latitude: 33.02 N, Longitude: 85.35 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 334
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -61 (-29.5%).
Average climate in Five Points, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Five Points-area historical tornado activity is near Alabama state average. It is 134% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/1/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.3 miles away from the Five Points town center killed 7 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 1/26/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.4 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Five Points-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alabama state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/19/2004 at 23:51:49, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 94.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/9/2004 at 08:56:10, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.4 miles away from Five Points center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Chambers County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Five Points:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Five Points:
See full list of schools located in Five Points
Public elementary/middle school in Five Points:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.7%
(2.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.1% for Black residents, 100.0% 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)
Five Points compared to Alabama state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Five Points town (based on Chambers County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.24%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.49% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,794 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:
6.07% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,265 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Five Points)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.