Grant, Alabama

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Population in 2012: 912 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +37.1%
Males: 416  (45.7%)
Females: 496  (54.3%)
Median resident age:  35.5 years
Alabama median age:  43.1 years

Zip codes: 35747.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $36,824 (it was $37,188 in 2000)
Grant:

$36,824
AL:

$41,574
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,350 (it was $20,014 in 2000)

Grant town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $153,754 (it was $85,200 in 2000)
Grant:

$153,754
AL:

$123,200
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $131,845; Detached houses: $137,232; Mobile homes: $43,859

Median gross rent in 2012: $445.

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  • White alone - 871 (97.2%)
  • Hispanic - 12 (1.3%)
  • Two or more races - 9 (1.0%)
  • Asian alone - 4 (0.4%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Grant: 83.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (22.3%), Irish (19.1%), United States (11.0%), German (9.7%), Dutch (6.0%), Scotch-Irish (3.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1225 feet

Land area: 1.77 square miles.

Population density: 515 people per square mile   (low).

Grant,AL real estate house value index trend

Grant, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Grant:

  • High school or higher: 84.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Grant town:

  • Never married: 18.2%
  • Now married: 60.1%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

9 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.8%
Alabama:  3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $547 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $600 (0.4%)

Grant satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntsville, AL (24.2 miles , pop. 158,216).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (74.8 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (513.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Woodville, AL (2.9 miles ), New Hope, AL (3.0 miles ), Langston, AL (3.2 miles ), Guntersville, AL (3.3 miles ), Paint Rock, AL (3.4 miles) , Owens Cross Roads, AL (3.6 miles ), Union Grove, AL (3.6 miles) , Gurley, AL (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $67,700
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $64,800
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $111,700
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $200,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.50 N, Longitude: 86.26 W

Area code: 256

Grant household income distribution Grant home values distribution

Crime rates in Grant by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 000010000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0146.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 310004012346
per 100,000 449.1149.00.00.00.0585.70.0144.3280.5409.8444.4658.6
Burglaries 8257123295128
per 100,000 1197.6298.1745.21041.7146.4292.8433.5288.61262.3683.11333.3878.2
Thefts 2514121234519161020
per 100,000 3742.52086.41788.41785.7439.2585.7722.5144.31262.32185.81111.12195.4
Auto thefts 006103113328
per 100,000 0.00.0894.2148.80.0439.2144.5144.3420.8409.8222.2878.2
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0N/A
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0.0N/A
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 336.6139.6203.2162.674.7204.273.769.1238.0260.2254.4365.6

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

Crime rate in Grant detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.20
Alabama average:

2.28
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.7%
Alabama:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -151 (-18.5%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Engineers (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (11%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (4%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Grant, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Grant-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 151% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 33.9 miles away from the Grant town center killed 28 people and injured 267 people.

On 11/18/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.2 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Grant-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 35.7 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 95.2 miles away from Grant center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 105.7 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 287.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 157.7 miles away from Grant 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 16.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Marshall County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 16, Floods: 14, Tornadoes: 11, Winds: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Grant topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Grant:

  • SOUTH HAMPTON NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; OWENS CROSS ROADS, AL)
  • MARSHALL MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; GUNTERSVILLE, AL)
  • FMC SCOTTSBORO (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; SCOTTSBORO, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grant:

  • Northeast Alabama Community College (about 20 miles; Rainsville, AL; Full-time enrollment: 2,409)
  • Snead State Community College (about 22 miles; Boaz, AL; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Alabama A & M University (about 27 miles; Normal, AL; FT enrollment: 4,524)
  • University of Alabama in Huntsville (about 27 miles; Huntsville, AL; FT enrollment: 6,006)
  • Gadsden State Community College (about 39 miles; Gadsden, AL; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • John C Calhoun State Community College (about 41 miles; Tanner, AL; FT enrollment: 7,911)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 43 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 4,486)

Public high school in Grant:

Public elementary/middle schools in Grant:

See full list of schools located in Grant

Library in Grant:

  • GRANT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $31,297; Location: 5379 MAIN STREET; 16,124 books; 172 audio materials; 303 video materials; 2 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • First Baptist Church, Grant Bible Church, Grant Church of Christ, New Life United Methodist Church

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Notable location: Grant Fire and Rescue (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Grant include: Mount Shade Church (A), Nan Roberts Lane Chapel Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Marshall County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 71.3. This is about average.

City:

71.3
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 14.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.2
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.28. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.28
U.S.:

9.14

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

SWEARENGIN WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 2,142, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2011), St Public Notif received (FEB-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2012)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Grant that have no violations reported:

  • NORTH MARSHALL UTILITIES (Address: 1610 WORD MOUNTAIN ROAD , Population served: 12,369, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 29.7%
(27.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 88.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  73.6%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.9%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Grant compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Grant (2011 data):

  • Peoples State Bank of Commerce: Peoples State Bank Of Commerce Branc at 5399 Main Street, branch established on 1949/01/10. Info updated 2011/03/25: Bank assets: $225.2 mil, Deposits: $199.4 mil, headquarters in Nolensville, TN, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Commerce Bancshares, Inc.
  • First Bank of the South: Grant Branch at 4770 Main Street, branch established on 1998/03/02. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $83.4 mil, Deposits: $75.7 mil, headquarters in Rainsville, AL, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: First Rainsville Bancshares, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (58%)
  • Utility gas (25%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
  • Wood (7%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Grant town (based on Marshall County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.27%
Here: 65.3%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Catholic Church
Adherents70.4%13.3%4.5%3.5%1.9%
Congregations47.6%16.8%10.6%6.3%0.5%
NameAssemblies of GodEpiscopal ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents1.6%1.4%0.8%0.7%2.0%
Congregations3.4%1.0%0.5%1.0%12.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 17
Marshall County:

1.94 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Marshall County:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 67
Marshall County:

7.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 60
Here:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Marshall County:

27.4%
Alabama:

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

17.3%
State:

13.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 2$4,382$26,2926$1,351
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$556
Police Protection - Officers 3$8,929$35,7160$0
Local Libraries 0$0 1$1,025
Other and Unallocable 2$2,533$15,1980$0
Totals for Government 7$15,844$27,1619$2,932

Grant government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $203,000 ($222.59)
    Regular Highways: $172,000 ($188.60)
    Fire Protection: $166,000 ($182.02)
    Police Protection: $132,000 ($144.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $56,000 ($61.40)
    Libraries: $16,000 ($17.54)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $56,000 ($61.40)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $158,000 ($173.25)

Grant government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $43,000 ($47.15)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $60,000 ($65.79)
    Interest Earnings: $18,000 ($19.74)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $200,000 ($219.30)
    General Support: $28,000 ($30.70)
    Highways: $10,000 ($10.96)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $247,000 ($270.83)
    NEC: $80,000 ($87.72)
    Property: $14,000 ($15.35)

Grant government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $932,000 ($1021.93)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $20,000 ($21.93)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $922,000 ($1010.96)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $30,000 ($32.89)

Grant government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $209,000 ($229.17)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $40,000 ($43.86)

6.49% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,083 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.49%
Alabama average:

6.81%

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:
from Etowah County, AL  0.84% ($25,881 average AGI)
from DeKalb County, AL  0.66% ($26,219)
from Madison County, AL  0.66% ($48,656)


5.86% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,156 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.86%
Alabama average:

6.16%

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:
to Madison County, AL  0.94% ($37,276 average AGI)
to Etowah County, AL  0.88% ($25,539)
to DeKalb County, AL  0.67% ($21,706)

Strongest AM radio stations in Grant:

  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WDJL (1000 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: JAMES K. SHARP DBA 5TH AVE BROADCASTING)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZCT (1330 AM; 5 kW; SCOTTSBORO, AL; Owner: BONNER AND CARLILE ENTERPRISES)
  • WBXR (1140 AM; daytime; 15 kW; HAZEL GREEN, AL; Owner: LOW COUNTRY CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WQRX (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; VALLEY HEAD, AL; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEUP (1600 AM; 10 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNDLEY BATTS, SR. & VIRGINIA CAPLES)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Grant:

  • WJIA (88.5 FM; GUNTERSVILLE, AL; Owner: LAKE CITY EDUCATIONAL B/CASTING INC.)
  • W298AF (107.5 FM; HADEN, AL; Owner: HADEN RADIO COMPANY)
  • W289AC (105.7 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WILLIAM PAXTON ROGERS)
  • WTWX-FM (95.9 FM; GUNTERSVILLE, AL; Owner: GUNTERSVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WAFN-FM (92.7 FM; ARAB, AL; Owner: FUN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WLRH (89.3 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WXQW (94.1 FM; MERIDIANVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W293AH (106.5 FM; NORMAL, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAHR (99.1 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WRSA-FM (96.9 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: NCA, INC.)
  • WKEA-FM (98.3 FM; SCOTTSBORO, AL; Owner: KEA RADIO, INC.)
  • 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)
  • W202BV (88.3 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WRTT-FM (95.1 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WQSB (105.1 FM; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: SAND MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WRHY (105.9 FM; CENTRE, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W222AK (92.3 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: PRESS W. PARHAM)
  • WZYP (104.3 FM; ATHENS, AL; Owner: ATHENS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Grant:

  • WZDX (Channel 54; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNTSVILLE TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • W64BJ (Channel 64; SCOTTSBORO, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WAAY-TV (Channel 31; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF HUNTSVILLE LICENSE LLC)
  • WHNT-TV (Channel 19; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • W67CO (Channel 67; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WHIQ (Channel 25; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)

Grant fatal accident list:

Jul 9, 2010 09:55 AM, 1005, Lat: 34.52201, Lon: -86.25254, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 29, 2001 12:24 AM, 1005, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Feb 8, 1991 02:06 PM, 1034, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 4, 1987 04:05 AM, 1005, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 24, 1980 07:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 20, 1978 08:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Grant)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Fire Tower (Lat: 34.522583 Lon: -86.238306), Call Sign: KNAU451
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/27/2012, Expiration Date: 04/24/2022
    Registrant: Alabama Forestry Commission, 2201 Cong. Dickinson Dr., Montgomery, AL 36109, Phone: (334) 242-5053, Fax: (334) 242-5079, Email:
  • City Hall Cor 5th & Main Sts (Lat: 34.525361 Lon: -86.253028), Call Sign: KFF403, Licensee ID: L00080722
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.010 MHz, 155.790 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/10/2012, Expiration Date: 03/06/2022
    Registrant: Grant, Town Of, Grant, AL 35747, Phone: (256) 728-4233
  • Corner Of Fire Trail Rd And Park Rd (Lat: 34.505833 Lon: -86.258889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: KSQ312
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.010 MHz, 155.010 MHz, 155.700 MHz, 155.700 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 07/26/2004, Cancellation Date: 09/26/2004
    Registrant: Mccord Communications, 1508 Noble Street, Anniston, AL 36201, Phone: (256) 237-6697, Fax: (256) 237-6631, Email:
  • KCTK, Approx. 50 East Of Cr5, Near Fishtrap Road (Lat: 34.544167 Lon: -86.265000), Type: Tank, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 12 m, Call Sign: WQIR925
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.737 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/28/2008, Expiration Date: 04/28/2018, Certifier: Danny M Bates
    Registrant: Cpi Technologies, Inc., 1022 Commerce Blvd., Pelham, AL 35124, Phone: (205) 987-3200, Fax: (205) 987-3205, Email:
  • REP, Approx 800 N Of Swearengi Rd And Horizon Lane (Lat: 34.570000 Lon: -86.143889), Type: Upole, Structure height: 18 m, Call Sign: WQLZ462
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.137 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/04/2010, Expiration Date: 06/04/2020, Certifier: Tracy L Willmon
    Registrant: Cpi Technologies, Inc., 1022 Commerce Blvd., Pelham, AL 35124, Phone: (205) 987-3200, Fax: (205) 987-3205, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • City Water Tank On Main St (Lat: 34.505917 Lon: -86.258861), Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WPNB980
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.818 MHz, 952.818 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/20/1997, Expiration Date: 03/20/2002, Cancellation Date: 06/23/2002
    Registrant: Phone: (205) 539-2591
  • GRANT, Rt 3 (Lat: 34.523139 Lon: -86.309972), Type: Mast, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 50 m, Call Sign: WLK690
    Assigned Frequencies: 6375.14 MHz, 6404.79 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: John T Scott Iii
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • NEW HOPE, 1701 Anderson Ridge Rd (Lat: 34.528444 Lon: -86.307361), Type: Mast, Structure height: 58.5 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WPOM321
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6256.54 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/05/2010, Expiration Date: 02/08/2020, Certifier: Carol L Tacker
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • COLUMBUS CITY, 1719 Cardessa Lane (Lat: 34.495083 Lon: -86.207167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 7.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQPY250
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHz, 11365.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/17/2012, Expiration Date: 09/17/2022, Certifier: Charles Cleary
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • ANDERSON RG, Rt 3 (Lat: 34.528417 Lon: -86.307194), Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WLN384
    Assigned Frequencies: 2117.40 MHz, 2124.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/25/1991, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 12/22/2002
    Registrant: New Hope Telephone Cooperative Inc, New Hope, AL 35760
  • ANDERSON RG, Main Dr (Lat: 34.529806 Lon: -86.253306), Overall height: 25.9 m, Call Sign: WLN385
    Assigned Frequencies: 2174.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/21/1987, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 12/22/2002
    Registrant: New Hope Telephone Cooperative Inc, New Hope, AL 35760

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Grant)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Grant)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 35
  • Hazardous Condition: 16
  • Good Intent Call: 8

Incident types - Grant

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Grant, AL
Most common first names in Grant, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5271.3 years
John4373.2 years
William3372.4 years
Mary2876.5 years
Robert2667.3 years
Joe1372.8 years
Willie1274.7 years
Ruby1070.8 years
Charles1065.3 years
Thomas1072.4 years
Most common last names in Grant, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2976.9 years
Kirkland2877.1 years
Davis2375.9 years
Whitaker2175.4 years
Bearden1573.1 years
Kennamer1575.7 years
Ledbetter1378.9 years
Click1373.4 years
Troup1376.4 years
Guffey1275.8 years

Businesses in Grant, AL

  • H&R Block: 1
  • Hardee's: 1
  • Nike: 1

Grant on our top lists:

  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Business operations specialists"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of murders to rapes between 2001 and 2006"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Pharmacies and drug stores"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2005 to 2006"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Postsecondary teachers"
  • #30 (35747) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of residents speaking English at home (pop 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Bush (Republican) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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