Guin, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 2,333 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.3%
 
Males: 1,010  (43.3%)
Females: 1,323  (56.7%)
Median resident age:  52.0 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 35563.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $25,504 (it was $26,618 in 2000)
Guin:

$25,504
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,839 (it was $14,690 in 2000)

Guin city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $87,543 (it was $58,000 in 2000)
Guin:

$87,543
AL:

$122,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $101,939; Detached houses: $110,491; Mobile homes: $19,526

Median gross rent in 2013: $337.

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  • Races in Guin, AL (2010)

    Guin races chart
    • 2,04486.0%White alone
    • 26010.9%Black alone
    • 331.4%Two or more races
    • 321.3%Hispanic
    • 40.2%Other race alone
    • 30.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Guin: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (29.6%), Irish (7.3%), English (6.2%), German (4.4%), French (2.3%), Scottish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 445 feet

Land area: 12.5 square miles.

Population density: 187 people per square mile   (very low).

Guin,AL real estate house value index trend

Guin, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Guin:

  • High school or higher: 71.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Guin city:

  • Never married: 18.9%
  • Now married: 52.3%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 10.4%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

31 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Alabama:

2.0%



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Guin, Alabama as of December 09, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Guin to the number of sex offenders is 785 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $255 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $234 (0.3%)

Guin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (57.4 miles , pop. 77,906).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (70.7 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (518.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Gu-Win, AL (1.7 miles ), Twin, AL (2.0 miles ), Beaverton, AL (2.6 miles ), Winfield, AL (2.6 miles ), Brilliant, AL (3.0 miles ), Russell, AL (3.1 miles ), Glen Allen, AL (3.4 miles ), Hamilton, AL (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $109,800
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $74,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $102,500
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $156,500
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $177,500
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $200,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.97 N, Longitude: 87.92 W

Area code: 205

Guin household income distribution Guin home values distribution

Crime rates in Guin by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 100000100100
per 100,000 41.50.00.00.00.00.046.00.00.041.90.00.0
Robberies 002011020001
per 100,000 0.00.088.00.044.145.00.092.20.00.00.042.6
Assaults 1054103281751215
per 100,000 414.9218.5176.0440.3132.490.0367.646.1326.2209.5504.8638.8
Burglaries 557103992071513
per 100,000 207.5218.5308.0440.3132.4404.9413.692.20.0293.3631.0553.7
Thefts 183342352517163523213943
per 100,000 746.91,442.31,847.81,541.21,103.3764.7735.31,613.61,071.8879.81,640.71,831.3
Auto thefts 6244212156102
per 100,000 249.087.4176.0176.188.345.091.946.1233.0251.4420.785.2
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0N/AN/A
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0.0N/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.8) 187.9128.7178.1202.6104.397.9183.2116.1131.9157.4254.4270.0

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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 Guin detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.14
Alabama average:

2.27
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.1%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -88 (-3.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (41%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Utilities (3%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (26%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (4%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Guin, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Guin-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 139% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 15.7 miles away from the Guin city center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 tornado 42.5 miles away from the city center killed 28 people and injured 267 people.

Earthquake activity:

Guin-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 78% 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 54.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 18.1 miles away from Guin 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 135.7 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 178.8 miles away from the city 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 209.0 miles away from Guin center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.6 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 Marion County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 8, Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 4, 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).
Guin topographic map

Birthplace of: Bud Riley - Football coach, Morgan D. Peoples - Journalist, Hayden Riley - Basketball coache.

Hospitals and medical centers in Guin:

  • SOUTHERN CARE, LLC (251 SUNSET PLACE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Guin:

  • FMC NORTHWEST ALABAMA KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; WINFIELD, AL)
  • FMC HAMILTON (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; HAMILTON, AL)
  • MARION REGIONAL HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; HAMILTON, AL)
  • MARION REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; HAMILTON, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Guin:

  • Itawamba Community College (about 36 miles; Fulton, MS; Full-time enrollment: 5,489)
  • Bevill State Community College (about 39 miles; Jasper, AL; FT enrollment: 2,970)
  • Mississippi University for Women (about 44 miles; Columbus, MS; FT enrollment: 2,565)
  • Northwest-Shoals Community College (about 55 miles; Muscle Shoals, AL; FT enrollment: 2,702)
  • The University of Alabama (about 57 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 30,931)
  • University of North Alabama (about 60 miles; Florence, AL; FT enrollment: 5,886)
  • Northeast Mississippi Community College (about 61 miles; Booneville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,024)

Public high school in Guin:

Public elementary/middle school in Guin:

  • GUIN ELEM SCH (Students: 293, Location: 7980 U S HIGHWAY 43, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Guin

Library in Guin:

  • MCHS COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $40,817; Location: 8115 U.S. HIGHWAY 43; 18,602 books; 478 audio materials; 500 video materials; 81 state licensed databases)

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

Churches in Guin include: Guin Church of Christ (A), First United Methodist Church (B), First Freewill Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Reedy Branch (A), Little Creek (B), Hughes Branch (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Travel Inn Motel (6100 USHighway 43) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Marion County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 31.8%
(29.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.3% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 72.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.9%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.8%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
69 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
18 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
65 people in nursing homes in 2000

Guin, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Guin (2011 data):

  • State Bank & Trust: Guin Branch at 7370 Us Highway 43, branch established on 1982/02/08. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $201.9 mil, Deposits: $169.0 mil, headquarters in Winfield, AL, positive income, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Bancorporation, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Guin Branch at 7577 U.S. Highway 43, branch established on 1905/01/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Alabama average:

11.9

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

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 Guin city (based on Marion County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,30895
Mainline Protestant1,46012
Catholic4741
Black Protestant3663
Other2201
None11,948-
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: 5
Marion County:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Marion County:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Marion County:

6.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.3%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Marion County:

29.3%
Alabama:

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

28.1%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Guin:

49.6%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.4%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Guin:

29.1
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Guin:

22.4%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Guin:

7.2%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.2%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Guin:

56.1%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.0%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Guin, AL Residents
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 3$10,363$41,4520$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$3,824
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$900
Police Protection - Officers 5$14,134$33,9220$0
Streets and Highways 4$6,869$20,6070$0
Solid Waste Management 4$5,655$16,9650$0
Sewerage 2$4,871$29,2260$0
Parks and Recreation 4$6,758$20,2740$0
Water Supply 8$22,599$33,8990$0
Local Libraries 1$1,395$16,7400$0
Totals for Government 31$72,644$28,12010$4,724

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $116,000 ($49.72)
    Parks & Recreation: $28,000 ($12.00)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $804,000 ($344.62)
    General - Other: $557,000 ($238.75)
    Police Protection: $266,000 ($114.02)
    Parks & Recreation: $204,000 ($87.44)
    Regular Highways: $180,000 ($77.15)
    Financial Administration: $164,000 ($70.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $110,000 ($47.15)
    Electric Utilities: $46,000 ($19.72)
    Fire Protection: $19,000 ($8.14)
    Libraries: $16,000 ($6.86)
    Health Services - Other: $3,000 ($1.29)
    Welfare - Other: $2,000 ($0.86)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $278,000 ($119.16)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Elementary and Secondary Education: $132,000 ($56.58)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $856,000 ($366.91)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($0.86)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $357,000 ($153.02)
    Solid Waste Management: $115,000 ($49.29)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $277,000 ($118.73)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $140,000 ($60.01)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $357,000 ($153.02)
    Interest Earnings: $16,000 ($6.86)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $696,000 ($298.33)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $129,000 ($55.29)
    Highways: $46,000 ($19.72)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $354,000 ($151.74)
    Total General Sales: $258,000 ($110.59)
    NEC: $159,000 ($68.15)
    Property: $94,000 ($40.29)
    Motor Vehicle License: $7,000 ($3.00)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $60,000 ($25.72)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,640,000 ($1988.86)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $150,000 ($64.29)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,660,000 ($1997.43)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $44,000 ($18.86)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $130,000 ($55.72)
    Water Utilities: $16,000 ($6.86)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $800,000 ($342.91)

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

  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $417,000 ($178.74)

5.24% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,945 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.24%
Alabama average:

6.02%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Franklin County, AL  0.54% ($26,633 average AGI)
from Winston County, AL  0.47% ($22,419)
from Fayette County, AL  0.43% ($29,256)


5.46% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,744 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.46%
Alabama average:

6.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Franklin County, AL  0.55% ($20,500 average AGI)
to Winston County, AL  0.45% ($22,000)
to Fayette County, AL  0.36% ($28,788)

Strongest AM radio stations in Guin:

  • WKXM (1300 AM; 5 kW; WINFIELD, AL; Owner: AD-MEDIA MANAGEMENT CORP.)
  • WERH (970 AM; 5 kW; HAMILTON, AL; Owner: KATE F. FITE)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WVSA (1380 AM; 5 kW; VERNON, AL; Owner: LAMAR CTY. B/CING. CO., INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFTO (1330 AM; 5 kW; FULTON, MS; Owner: AIR SOUTH RADIO, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)

Strongest FM radio stations in Guin:

  • WKXM-FM (105.9 FM; WINFIELD, AL; Owner: AD-MEDIA MANAGEMENT CORP.)
  • WJEC (106.5 FM; VERNON, AL; Owner: LAMAR COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSYE (93.3 FM; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: JMD, INC.)
  • WERH-FM (92.1 FM; HAMILTON, AL; Owner: KATE F. FITE)
  • WJBB-FM (92.7 FM; HALEYVILLE, AL; Owner: HALEYVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Guin:

  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • W46DF (Channel 46; HAMILTON, AL; Owner: WMTY, INC.)
  • WHDF (Channel 15; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: VALLEY TELEVISION, LLC)
  • W39CD (Channel 38; FULTON, MS; Owner: UNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCBI-TV (Channel 4; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)
Guin fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Guin fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 14m46ftTotal length
  • $7,010,000Total costs
  • 12,880Total average daily traffic
  • 1,447Total average daily truck traffic
  • 17,954Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Guin)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

57 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 12 St (Lat: 33.970944 Lon: -87.918639), Call Sign: KSZ733, Licensee ID: L00049198
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.220 MHzGrant Date: 03/19/1997, Expiration Date: 06/01/2002, Cancellation Date: 10/06/2002Registrant: Ralph C Christopher Jr, Guin, AL 35563
  • City Hall (Lat: 33.973722 Lon: -87.924472), Call Sign: WNCL927
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.160 MHzGrant Date: 03/28/2000, Expiration Date: 05/22/2005, Cancellation Date: 07/23/2005Registrant: Guin Rescue Squad, Guin, AL 35563, Phone: (205) 468-2242
  • City Hall 1 Blk E Of Int 278 & 78 (Lat: 33.973722 Lon: -87.924472), Call Sign: WXU839, Licensee ID: L00004281
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.7600 MHz, 48.2600 MHzGrant Date: 06/28/2003, Expiration Date: 09/01/2013, Cancellation Date: 11/09/2013Registrant: Northwest Alabama Gas District, 310 2nd St Sw, Hamilton, AL 35570
  • Guin MW, Hwy 253 - 7 Mi Ne (Lat: 34.044167 Lon: -87.835000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 70.1 m, Call Sign: WQNM548
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.5800 MHzGrant Date: 03/23/2011, Expiration Date: 03/23/2021, Certifier: Robert LeedhamRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co, 4515 Kansas City, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • Lat: 33.941111 Lon: -87.846667, Call Sign: WQWJ774
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.967 MHz, 158.340 MHz, 159.622 MHz, 159.952 MHz, 160.140 MHzGrant Date: 09/16/2015, Expiration Date: 09/16/2025, Certifier: Jim HerronRegistrant: Continental Wireless, Inc., 10455 Vista Park Road, Dallas, TX 75238-1645, Phone: (972) 926-7443, Fax: (972) 926-0624, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Guin)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 195B (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 146 mph), Engine: JACOBS R755B SERIES (275 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4488C , Serial Number: 16072, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 06/08/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Tommy H Nix, 15964 State Highway 107, Guin, AL 35563
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C75 SERIES (75 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7386H , Serial Number: 20647, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 08/19/1992
    Registrant (Individual): Tommy H Nix, 15964 State Highway 107, Guin, AL 35563
  • Aircraft: NIX TOMMY H NIX BABY BEACH 18 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 97BB , Serial Number: 01, Year manufactured: 1991, Airworthiness Date: 01/20/1992
    Registrant (Individual): Tommy H Nix, 15964 State Highway 107, Guin, AL 35563

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

GUIN WATER & SEWER BOARD (Population served: 4,260, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-11-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-11-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-26-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-26-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-07-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform

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

  • TWIN WATER AUTHORITY (Address: 5068 STATE HIGHWAY 253 , Population served: 804, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 37
  • Hazardous Condition: 6

Incident types - Guin

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Guin, AL

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (50%)
  • Utility gas (49%)
  • Wood (1%)

Businesses in Guin, AL

  • U-Haul: 1

Guin compared to Alabama state average:

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