For population 25 years and over in Good Hope:
For population 15 years and over in Good Hope town:
97 residents are foreign born (3.3% Latin America, 0.9% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $299 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Decatur, AL (33.3 miles , pop. 53,929).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (40.5 miles , pop. 242,820).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (536.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Dodge City, AL (2.0 miles ), Cullman, AL (2.2 miles ), Logan, AL (2.5 miles ), Hanceville, AL (2.6 miles ), Welti, AL (2.8 miles ), South Vinemont, AL (2.9 miles ), Bremen, AL (3.0 miles ), Garden City, AL (3.1 miles ).
Latitude: 34.11 N, Longitude: 86.87 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 256
Population change in the 1990s: +35 (+1.8%).
Work and jobs in Good Hope: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Good Hope, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Good Hope-area historical tornado activity is above Alabama state average. It is 313% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 28.1 miles away from the Good Hope town center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.
On 3/11/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.6 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Good Hope-area historical earthquake activity is above Alabama state average. It is 71% 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 53.5 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 75.6 miles away from Good Hope center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 62.0 miles away from the city 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 51.1 miles away from the city center
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 56.0 miles away from Good Hope center
On 11/28/1999 at 11:00:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 52.8 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 Cullman County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 8, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 3, Freezes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Good Hope:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Good Hope:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.72. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 21.0%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 96.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Good Hope compared to Alabama state average:
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Religion statistics for Good Hope (based on Cullman County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 71.16%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Number of full-service restaurants: 53
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Good Hope government finances in 2006(per resident):
5.08% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,794 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($241 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.80% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,600 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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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 6 meters (20ft)
Total costs: $2,959,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,600
Total average daily truck traffic: 400
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 6,800
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Good Hope)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
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