Guin, Alabama

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Population in 2019: 2,275 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.8%
 
Males: 1,129  (49.6%)
Females: 1,146  (50.4%)
Median resident age:

44.8 years
Alabama median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 35563.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $25,023 (it was $26,618 in 2000)
Guin:

$25,023
AL:

$51,734

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $19,603 (it was $14,690 in 2000)

Guin city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $99,501 (it was $58,000 in 2000)
Guin:

$99,501
AL:

$154,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $119,861; detached houses: $127,705; mobile homes: $27,113

Median gross rent in 2019: $344.

March 2019 cost of living index in Guin: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 30.2%
(25.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 76.0% for Black residents, 8.3% for American Indian residents, 61.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Guin, AL (2019)
    • 2,06576.5%White alone
    • 28510.6%Black alone
    • 2358.7%Hispanic
    • 973.6%Two or more races
    • 100.4%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 19 registered sex offenders living in Guin, Alabama as of September 28, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Guin is 130 to 1.


Crime rates in Guin by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(46.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(41.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(44.1)
1
(45.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(92.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.6)
1
(43.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(87.2)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(132.4)
2
(90.0)
8
(367.6)
1
(46.1)
7
(326.2)
5
(209.5)
12
(504.8)
15
(638.8)
11
(473.7)
7
(302.9)
4
(174.4)
5
(221.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
3
(132.4)
9
(404.9)
9
(413.6)
2
(92.2)
0
(0.0)
7
(293.3)
15
(631.0)
13
(553.7)
7
(301.5)
12
(519.3)
10
(436.1)
9
(398.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
25
(1,103)
17
(764.7)
16
(735.3)
35
(1,614)
23
(1,072)
21
(879.8)
39
(1,641)
43
(1,831)
48
(2,067)
42
(1,817)
33
(1,439)
30
(1,327)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(88.3)
1
(45.0)
2
(91.9)
1
(46.1)
5
(233.0)
6
(251.4)
10
(420.7)
2
(85.2)
8
(344.5)
4
(173.1)
5
(218.1)
7
(309.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index100.294.0176.0111.6126.7151.2244.4259.4239.0218.1166.6185.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Guin, AL

Crime rate in Guin detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.67
Alabama average:

2.19
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Ancestries: American (29.4%), Irish (9.6%), English (3.6%), German (3.3%), European (1.9%), Greek (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 445 feet

Land area: 12.5 square miles.

Population density: 182 people per square mile   (very low).

Guin, Alabama map

61 residents are foreign born (2.3% Latin America, 0.3% Asia).

This city:

2.3%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $358 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $304 (0.3%)

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 )

Latitude: 33.97 N, Longitude: 87.92 W

Area code: 205

Distribution of median household income in Guin, AL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Guin, AL in 2019
Guin satellite photo by USGS

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
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $250,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Guin, AL residents
Average permit cost in Guin, AL
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.9%
Alabama:

4.0%
Most common industries in Guin, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.1%)
  • Wood products (9.3%)
  • Chemicals (6.1%)
  • Educational services (5.5%)
  • Construction (5.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
  • Utilities (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Wood products (12.6%)
  • Construction (9.0%)
  • Chemicals (6.0%)
  • Machinery (5.6%)
  • Truck transportation (5.6%)
  • Utilities (5.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.4%)
  • Educational services (10.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.4%)
  • Chemicals (6.2%)
  • Wood products (5.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Guin, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.2%)
  • Top executives (5.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.8%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.8%)
  • Cashiers (4.4%)

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 significantly above Alabama state average. It is 198% greater 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 the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 135.7 miles away from Guin 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 the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 135.6 miles away from Guin 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 (21) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 10, Floods: 9, Hurricanes: 4, Winds: 4, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Guin topographic map

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)

Points of interest:

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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 US Highway 43) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

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

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

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)
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

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

For population 15 years and over in Guin:

Marital status in Guin, AL
  • Never married: 25.8%
  • Now married: 48.6%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 15.0%

For population 25 years and over in Guin:

  • High school or higher: 86.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
Alabama average:

11.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Guin
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Guin, AL (based on Marion County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Here:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

6.09 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

11.3%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.3%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Marion County:

28.1%
Alabama:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Guin:

49.1%
State:

49.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.3%
Alabama:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Guin:

29.1
Alabama:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Guin:

22.3%
Alabama:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Guin:

11.1%
Alabama:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.2%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Guin:

55.0%
Alabama:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.0%
Alabama:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Guin, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 6$21,941$43,8820$0
Streets and Highways 5$12,653$30,3670$0
Parks and Recreation 2$5,151$30,9060$0
Local Libraries 1$1,509$18,1080$0
Firefighters 0$0 22$935
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$1,672
Other Government Administration 0$0 10$6,687
Welfare 0$0 1$820
Totals for Government 14$41,254$35,36136$10,115

Guin government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $52,000 ($22.86)
    Sewerage: $17,000 ($7.47)
    Regular Highways: $15,000 ($6.59)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $933,000 ($410.11)
    Financial Administration: $606,000 ($266.37)
    Parks and Recreation: $478,000 ($210.11)
    Police Protection: $431,000 ($189.45)
    Regular Highways: $331,000 ($145.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $202,000 ($88.79)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $34,000 ($14.95)
    Local Fire Protection: $22,000 ($9.67)
    Libraries: $20,000 ($8.79)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $494,000 ($217.14)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $22,000 ($9.67)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $66,000 ($29.01)
    Police Protection: $32,000 ($14.07)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($4.40)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,008,000 ($443.08)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($3.96)

Guin government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $230,000 ($101.10)
    Solid Waste Management: $223,000 ($98.02)
    Parks and Recreation: $136,000 ($59.78)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $8,000 ($3.52)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $60,000 ($26.37)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $133,000 ($58.46)
    Housing and Community Development: $11,000 ($4.84)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $153,000 ($67.25)
    Rents: $105,000 ($46.15)
    Fines and Forfeits: $55,000 ($24.18)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($1.32)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $817,000 ($359.12)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $82,000 ($36.04)
    Other: $15,000 ($6.59)
    General Local Government Support: $10,000 ($4.40)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $757,000 ($332.75)
    Other License: $488,000 ($214.51)
    Property: $300,000 ($131.87)
    Public Utilities Sales: $246,000 ($108.13)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $219,000 ($96.26)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $118,000 ($51.87)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $47,000 ($20.66)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $44,000 ($19.34)
    Motor Vehicle License: $12,000 ($5.27)

Guin government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,290,000 ($3643.96)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,097,000 ($3559.12)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $193,000 ($84.84)

Guin government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,181,000 ($519.12)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $433,000 ($190.33)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,260,000 ($553.85)

5.88% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($33,002 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.88%
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 Winston County, AL  0.97% ($32,368 average AGI)
from Fayette County, AL  0.93% ($33,819)
from Franklin County, AL  0.54% ($30,979)


6.23% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($32,988 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.23%
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 Fayette County, AL  0.82% ($28,932 average AGI)
to Winston County, AL  0.80% ($30,611)
to Franklin County, AL  0.58% ($26,808)

Businesses in Guin, AL

  • U-Haul: 1

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 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Guin fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 37Number of bridges
  • 295ft / 90.0mTotal length
  • $47,359,000Total costs
  • 114,364Total average daily traffic
  • 32,768Total average daily truck traffic
  • 109,777Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic
New bridges in Guin, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31900-1909
  • 11910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 71960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 201990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Guin, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 12 St (Lat: 33.970944 Lon: -87.918639), Call Sign: KSZ733, Licensee ID: L00049198,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.220 MHz, Grant Date: 03/19/1997, Expiration Date: 06/01/2002, Cancellation Date: 10/06/2002, Registrant: Ralph C Christopher Jr, Guin, AL 35563
  • City Hall (Lat: 33.973722 Lon: -87.924472), Call Sign: WNCL927,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.160 MHz, Grant Date: 03/28/2000, Expiration Date: 05/22/2005, Cancellation Date: 07/23/2005, Registrant: Guin Rescue Squad, Guin, AL 35563, Phone: (205) 468-2242
  • L1 MOBILES, Lat: 34.044194 Lon: -87.835167, Call Sign: WNKT723,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.695 MHz, Grant Date: 12/29/2012, Expiration Date: 01/21/2023, Certifier: Robert C Leedham, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4015, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • 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 MHz, Grant Date: 06/28/2003, Expiration Date: 09/01/2013, Cancellation Date: 11/09/2013, Registrant: Northwest Alabama Gas District, 310 2nd St Sw, Hamilton, AL 35570
  • Guin MW, Guin Mw - Hwy 253 7 Mi Ne (Lat: 34.044194 Lon: -87.835167), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 65.5 m, Overall height: 66.4 m, Call Sign: WQNM548,
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.5800 MHz, Grant Date: 04/16/2021, Expiration Date: 03/23/2031, Certifier: Robert Leedham, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4015, 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 MHz, Grant Date: 09/16/2015, Expiration Date: 09/16/2025, Certifier: Jim Herron, Registrant: Continental Wireless, Inc., 10455 Vista Park Road, Dallas, TX 75238-1645, Phone: (972) 926-7443, Fax: (972) 926-0624, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Guin)

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 21. The highest number of reported fires - 44 took place in 2007, and the least - 0 in 2017. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Guin, AL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (59.4%), and Structure Fires (25.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Guin, AL
    • 19959.4%Outside Fires
    • 8525.4%Structure Fires
    • 288.4%Other
    • 236.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Guin, AL
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Guin, AL
  • 58.9%Utility gas
  • 38.7%Electricity
  • 2.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Guin, AL
  • 82.6%Electricity
  • 16.3%Utility gas
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Guin compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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