Gallant, Alabama

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Population in 2010: 855.
Males: 448  (52.5%)
Females: 407  (47.5%)
Median resident age:

43.9 years
Alabama median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 35972.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $41,447
Gallant:

$41,447
AL:

$51,734

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $25,065

Gallant CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $127,500
Gallant:

$127,500
AL:

$154,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $151,324; detached houses: $165,548; mobile homes: $52,878

Median gross rent in 2019: $696.

March 2019 cost of living index in Gallant: 82.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 31.6%
(29.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Gallant, Alabama as of September 28, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Gallant is 180 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (77.2%), Irish (4.2%), Scottish (2.7%), French (2.5%), English (1.9%), Scotch-Irish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 805 feet

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $766 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $290 (0.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (46.2 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (548.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Altoona, AL (2.2 miles ),
Steele, AL (2.2 miles ),
Walnut Grove, AL (2.2 miles ),
Ivalee, AL (2.5 miles ),
Egypt, AL (2.7 miles ),
Bristow Cove, AL (2.8 miles ),
Attalla, AL (2.9 miles ),
Ridgeville, AL (3.0 miles)

Latitude: 34.00 N, Longitude: 86.25 W

Distribution of median household income in Gallant, AL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Gallant, AL in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.6%
Alabama:

4.0%
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 73.1. This is about average.

City:

73.1
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.88. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.88
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Gallant-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 162% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/24/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.8 miles away from the Gallant place center injured 22 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 11/18/1957, a category F4 tornado 15.8 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gallant-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alabama state average. It is 125% greater 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 49.1 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 71.1 miles away from Gallant center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 49.1 miles away from Gallant center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 93.6 miles away from Gallant 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 207.7 miles away from Gallant center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 215.8 miles away from Gallant 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 Etowah County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 14, Tornadoes: 11, Floods: 10, Hurricanes: 4, Winds: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Gallant:

  • ALTOONA HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; ALTOONA, AL)
  • GADSDEN REGIONAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; ATTALLA, AL)
  • ATTALLA HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ATTALLA, AL)
  • GADSDEN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER HOSPICE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; ATTALLA, AL)
  • TLC NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; ONEONTA, AL)
  • GADSDEN HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; GADSDEN, AL)
  • RAINBOW CITY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; RAINBOW CITY, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gallant:

  • Gadsden State Community College (about 15 miles; Gadsden, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,650)
  • Snead State Community College (about 15 miles; Boaz, AL; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Jacksonville State University (about 31 miles; Jacksonville, AL; FT enrollment: 7,566)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 32 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 4,486)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 36 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 6,041)
  • Northeast Alabama Community College (about 43 miles; Rainsville, AL; FT enrollment: 2,409)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 48 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 14,853)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Gallant: Brasher Spring Camp (A), Gallant Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Gallant include: Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church (A), Sweet Home Church (B), Gallant Road Independent Baptist Church (C), Gallant Missionary Baptist Church (D), Clear Creek Methodist Church (E), Bethlehem Independent Baptist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Conn Cemetery (1), Gallant Cemetery (2), Bethlehem Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Etowah County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.6 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

74.9%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.8%
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: 0.6% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Gallant:

Marital status in Gallant, AL
  • Never married: 27.0%
  • Now married: 65.7%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 4.2%

For population 25 years and over in Gallant:

  • High school or higher: 81.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Alabama average:

11.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Gallant, AL (based on Etowah County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant64,316193
Catholic7,6241
Mainline Protestant5,81635
Black Protestant4,81321
Other1,4376
None20,424-
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: 25
This county:

2.43 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Etowah County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 64
This county:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 51
This county:

4.95 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Etowah County:

10.7%
State:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

32.5%
Alabama:

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

20.2%
Alabama:

13.5%

4.63% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($38,249 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.63%
Alabama average:

5.95%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Marshall County, AL  0.70% ($31,695 average AGI)
from Calhoun County, AL  0.50% ($35,410)
from Jefferson County, AL  0.33% ($47,442)


4.63% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,994 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.63%
Alabama average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Marshall County, AL  0.60% ($31,111 average AGI)
to Calhoun County, AL  0.53% ($32,734)
to Jefferson County, AL  0.35% ($53,057)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gallant:

  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WGAD (1350 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: DEKALB COUNTY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WAAX (570 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WJBY (930 AM; 5 kW; RAINBOW CITY, AL; Owner: GADSDEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WCRL (1570 AM; 3 kW; ONEONTA, AL; Owner: BLOUNT COUNTY BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gallant:

  • WKXX (102.9 FM; ATTALLA, AL; Owner: BROADCAST MEDIA LLC)
  • WQSB (105.1 FM; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: SAND MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WSGN (91.5 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: GADSDEN STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRHY (105.9 FM; CENTRE, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTBB (89.9 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WKLD (97.7 FM; ONEONTA, AL; Owner: BLOUNT COUNTY BROADCASTING SERVICE INC.)
  • WLJS-FM (91.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES/JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGMZ (93.1 FM; GLENCOE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WAFN-FM (92.7 FM; ARAB, AL; Owner: FUN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; WARRIOR, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WTWX-FM (95.9 FM; GUNTERSVILLE, AL; Owner: GUNTERSVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WRSA-FM (96.9 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: NCA, INC.)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)
  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Gallant:

  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W15AP (Channel 15; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WZDX (Channel 54; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNTSVILLE TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WJSU-TV (Channel 40; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • W50BO (Channel 50; ASHVILLE, AL; Owner: BOWLIN AND JOHNSON)

Gallant fatal accident list:

Apr 24, 2010 11:45 PM, 1019, Lat: 34.008781, Lon: -86.256742, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 9, 2007 08:50 PM, 1019, Lat: 34.011036, Lon: -86.261447, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 8, 2006 04:30 PM, 1019, Lat: 34.008990, Lon: -86.257450, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 36ft / 10.6mTotal length
  • $4,834,000Total costs
  • 2,835Total average daily traffic
  • 72Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,156Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: W4SSV, Licensee ID: L01230796, Grant Date: 01/24/2017, Expiration Date: 03/12/2027, Certifier: William A Cunningham, Registrant: William A Cunningham, Gallant, AL 35472
  • Call Sign: WA4TNA, Grant Date: 02/27/1998, Expiration Date: 02/27/2008, Cancellation Date: 03/02/2010, Registrant: Gilbert F Brothers, 681 Mill Pond Rd, Gallant, AL 35972
  • Call Sign: WB4USJ, Grant Date: 06/27/1995, Expiration Date: 06/27/2005, Cancellation Date: 06/28/2007, Registrant: Hubert L Daniel, 1000 Brasher Cut Off Rd, Gallant, AL 35972
  • Call Sign: KG4VUK, Licensee ID: L00589227, Grant Date: 09/28/2012, Expiration Date: 10/31/2022, Certifier: Travis D Ulbrich, Registrant: Travis D Ulbrich, 1109 Brasher Cut Off Rd, Gallant, AL 35972
  • Call Sign: KK4QHS, Licensee ID: L00551275, Grant Date: 04/17/2013, Expiration Date: 04/17/2023, Cancellation Date: 05/14/2013, Certifier: Michael D Watkins, Registrant: Michael D Watkins, 1224 Old Gallant Rd, Gallant, AL 35972
  • Call Sign: KM4VZN, Licensee ID: L02045330, Grant Date: 08/15/2016, Expiration Date: 08/15/2026, Certifier: Frank C Johnson Jr, Registrant: Frank C Johnson Jr, 423 Rockbridge Rd, Gallant, AL 35972
  • Call Sign: KN4FJB, Licensee ID: L01757218, Grant Date: 08/17/2017, Expiration Date: 08/17/2027, Certifier: Jeffrey S Randall, Registrant: Jeffrey S Randall, 100 Randall Rd, Gallant, AL 35972

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Gallant, AL
  • 49.3%Electricity
  • 34.1%Utility gas
  • 16.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Gallant, AL
  • 54.2%Utility gas
  • 45.8%Electricity


Gallant compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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