Gurley, Alabama

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Population in 2013: 798 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.9%
 
Males: 370  (46.4%)
Females: 428  (53.6%)
Median resident age:  42.2 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 35748.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,270 (it was $23,831 in 2000)
Gurley:

$37,270
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,899 (it was $13,271 in 2000)

Gurley town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $97,577 (it was $65,300 in 2000)
Gurley:

$97,577
AL:

$122,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $136,742; Detached houses: $141,246; Mobile homes: $85,263

Median gross rent in 2013: $379.

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  • Races in Gurley, AL (2010)

    Gurley races chart
    • 59774.5%White alone
    • 13717.1%Black alone
    • 283.5%Hispanic
    • 151.9%Two or more races
    • 121.5%American Indian alone
    • 91.1%Asian alone
    • 30.4%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Gurley: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Latest news from Gurley, AL collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: United States (18.6%), Irish (10.5%), English (8.7%), Scotch-Irish (4.8%), German (4.7%), Scottish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1891

Elevation: 640 feet

Land area: 2.79 square miles.

Population density: 286 people per square mile   (very low).

Gurley,AL real estate house value index trend

Gurley, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Gurley:

  • High school or higher: 71.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gurley town:

  • Never married: 25.6%
  • Now married: 44.6%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 17.7%

7 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.8%
Alabama:

2.0%



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Gurley, Alabama as of September 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Gurley to the number of sex offenders is 88 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $345 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $231 (0.3%)

Gurley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntsville, AL (12.5 miles , pop. 158,216).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (85.1 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (498.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Paint Rock, AL (2.0 miles) , Woodville, AL (2.8 miles ), Owens Cross Roads, AL (3.0 miles ), Pleasant Groves, AL (3.3 miles ), New Hope, AL (3.4 miles ), Moores Mill, AL (3.5 miles ), Huntsville, AL (3.5 miles ), New Market, AL (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $98,400
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $180,100
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $250,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.70 N, Longitude: 86.38 W

Area code: 256

Gurley household income distribution Gurley home values distribution

Crime rates in Gurley by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2013
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 002100002
per 100,000 0.00.0225.2117.60.00.00.00.0251.9
Robberies 000001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0118.20.00.00.0
Assaults 200111122
per 100,000 227.50.00.0117.6117.0118.2113.0248.4251.9
Burglaries 10511550228
per 100,000 1,137.7566.31,238.7588.2584.80.0226.0248.41,007.6
Thefts 17824221640116
per 100,000 1,934.0906.02,702.72,588.21,871.3472.80.0124.22,015.1
Auto thefts 043210102
per 100,000 0.0453.0337.8235.3117.00.0113.00.0251.9
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0N/A
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0.0N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 292.7) 210.8116.7418.5292.7154.681.249.475.0440.5

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Crime rate in Gurley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.45
Alabama average:

2.41
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.3%
Alabama:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -134 (-13.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Utilities (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Gurley, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Gurley-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 142% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 20.5 miles away from the Gurley town center killed 28 people and injured 267 people.

On 11/15/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.5 miles away from the town center killed 21 people and injured 463 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gurley-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 44.9 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 102.8 miles away from Gurley 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 272.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 107.8 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 156.1 miles away from Gurley 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 7.9 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 Madison County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 3, 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).
Gurley topographic map

Birthplace of: Lena Styles - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Gurley:

  • SOUTH HAMPTON NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; OWENS CROSS ROADS, AL)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CAREANDREHAB-WHITESBURG GARDENS (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; HUNTSVILLE, AL)
  • WHITESBURG MANOR HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; HUNTSVILLE, AL)
  • DAY SURGERY OF HUNTSVILLE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; HUNTSVILLE, AL)
  • HUNTSVILLE HOSPITAL EAST (Hospital, about 12 miles away; HUNTSVILLE, AL)
  • FMC HUNTSVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; HUNTSVILLE, AL)
  • HUNTSVILLE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION, LLC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; HUNTSVILLE, AL)

Airports located in Gurley:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gurley:

  • Alabama A & M University (about 13 miles; Normal, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,524)
  • University of Alabama in Huntsville (about 15 miles; Huntsville, AL; FT enrollment: 6,006)
  • Northeast Alabama Community College (about 29 miles; Rainsville, AL; FT enrollment: 2,409)
  • John C Calhoun State Community College (about 33 miles; Tanner, AL; FT enrollment: 7,911)
  • Athens State University (about 35 miles; Athens, AL; FT enrollment: 2,771)
  • Snead State Community College (about 37 miles; Boaz, AL; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Motlow State Community College (about 47 miles; Tullahoma, TN; FT enrollment: 2,915)

Public high school in Gurley:

Public elementary/middle school in Gurley:

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Notable locations in Gurley: Gurley Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (A), Gurley Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Madison County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 70.1. This is about average.

City:

70.1
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.0 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 12.0 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 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.28
U.S.:

9.14

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

GURLEY WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1,113, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-13-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-13-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-23-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-24-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-13-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-13-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-23-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-24-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-21-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-21-2008), St Public Notif received (JUN-26-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-10-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-14-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-14-2007), St Public Notif received (DEC-17-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-10-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-15-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-15-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-17-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-10-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-04-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-20-2012)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 28.4%
(23.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.2% for Black residents, 96.7% for American Indian residents, 41.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  66.9%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.3%
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: 0.6% of all households

Gurley compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.

Banks with branches in Gurley (2011 data):

  • Cadence Bank, N.A.: Gurley Branch at 217 Walker Street, branch established on 1968/12/07. Info updated 2011/12/14: Bank assets: $3,909.7 mil, Deposits: $3,124.0 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 112 total offices, Holding Company: Cadence Bancorp Llc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.0
Alabama average:

11.9

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (77%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Gurley town (based on Madison County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant105,503284
Mainline Protestant35,53372
Catholic14,1576
Black Protestant6,71041
Other6,58727
Orthodox3402
None165,981-
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: 35
Madison County:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 9
This county:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Madison County:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 177
Madison County:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 202
Here:

6.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.1%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Madison County:

30.9%
Alabama:

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

14.1%
State:

13.5%
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 1$2,746$32,9521$1,107
Other Government Administration 7$1,975$3,3860$0
Judicial and Legal 1$800$9,6000$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$11,691$28,0581$1,882
Firefighters 2$325$1,9500$0
Streets and Highways 4$7,250$21,7501$1,594
Water Supply 0$0 1$886
Totals for Government 20$24,787$14,8724$5,469

6.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($49,568 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
Alabama average:

6.02%

0.13% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,483 average AGI)
Madison County:

0.13%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Limestone County, AL  0.42% ($39,638 average AGI)
from Morgan County, AL  0.34% ($39,647)
from Jefferson County, AL  0.22% ($33,736)


5.60% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,878 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.60%
Alabama average:

6.06%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($750 average AGI)
Madison County:

0.08%
Alabama average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Limestone County, AL  0.73% ($51,914 average AGI)
to Morgan County, AL  0.29% ($37,187)
to Jefferson County, AL  0.22% ($29,314)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gurley:

  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WDJL (1000 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: JAMES K. SHARP DBA 5TH AVE BROADCASTING)
  • WEUP (1600 AM; 10 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNDLEY BATTS, SR. & VIRGINIA CAPLES)
  • WEUV (1700 AM; 10 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNDLEY BATTS, SR & VIRGINIA CAPLES)
  • WBXR (1140 AM; daytime; 15 kW; HAZEL GREEN, AL; Owner: LOW COUNTRY CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WVNN (770 AM; 10 kW; ATHENS, AL; Owner: ATHENS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WZCT (1330 AM; 5 kW; SCOTTSBORO, AL; Owner: BONNER AND CARLILE ENTERPRISES)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gurley:

  • W289AC (105.7 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WILLIAM PAXTON ROGERS)
  • WXQW (94.1 FM; MERIDIANVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W293AH (106.5 FM; NORMAL, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • W298AF (107.5 FM; HADEN, AL; Owner: HADEN RADIO COMPANY)
  • WLRH (89.3 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WAHR (99.1 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WRTT-FM (95.1 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • W222AK (92.3 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: PRESS W. PARHAM)
  • WYFD (91.7 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WRSA-FM (96.9 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: NCA, INC.)
  • WZYP (104.3 FM; ATHENS, AL; Owner: ATHENS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • W278AA (103.5 FM; MADISON, AL; Owner: TENNESSEE VALLEY RADIO, INC.)
  • WDRM (102.1 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUSX (93.3 FM; TULLAHOMA, TN; Owner: TENNNESSE VALLEY RADIO, INC)
  • WJAB (90.9 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA A & M UNIVERSITY)
  • WAYH (88.1 FM; HARVEST, AL; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Gurley:

  • WZDX (Channel 54; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNTSVILLE TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • 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)
  • WHIQ (Channel 25; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • W64BJ (Channel 64; SCOTTSBORO, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTZT-LP (Channel 11; ATHENS, AL; Owner: WTZT-LP TELEVISION STATION, L.L.C.)
  • W38BQ (Channel 38; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • Gurley, Alabama
  • Fatal accident count8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents9
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:2
  • Fatalities8
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents20
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Alabama average
  • Fatal accident count110
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents172
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons29
  • Fatalities120
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents287
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents11
See more detailed statistics of Gurley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $3,417,000Total costs
  • 18,237Total average daily traffic
  • 2,094Total average daily truck traffic
  • 31,649Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gurley)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Gurley City Hall (Lat: 34.720917 Lon: -86.408333), Call Sign: KNHB756, Licensee ID: L00680211
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.815 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/06/2003, Expiration Date: 07/18/2013
    Registrant: Gurley, Town Of, Walker St, Gurley, AL 35748

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • BUFFALO ISL, 250 Range Road (Lat: 34.676917 Lon: -86.381861), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78.3 m, Call Sign: WQNS415
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/09/2011, Expiration Date: 05/09/2021, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • KEEL, 793 Range Rd (Lat: 34.664778 Lon: -86.393444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WQOZ841, Licensee ID: L00758079
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/15/2012, Expiration Date: 03/15/2022, Certifier: Ernie Blair
    Registrant: Madison County Communications District, 5827 Oakwood Road, Huntsville, AL 35806, Phone: (256) 722-7341, Email:
  • 200 Ft E Of Int Of Rr Tracks And First St In (Lat: 34.697861 Lon: -86.372472), Overall height: 23.8 m, Call Sign: WKZ77, Licensee ID: L00008014
    Assigned Frequencies: 6816.25 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/22/2008, Expiration Date: 07/06/2018
    Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree St. Ne - Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 529-1493, Fax: (404) 527-2914, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gurley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Gurley)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$97,8801$161,5305$230,1721$2,850
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$02$206,4800$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$176,0800$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0109.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$193,240
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0109.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 57
  • Hazardous Condition: 4

Incident types - Gurley

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gurley, AL
Most common first names in Gurley, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5069.3 years
William4373.3 years
John3471.1 years
Mary2578.8 years
Robert2069.7 years
Thomas1573.0 years
George1570.0 years
Charles1565.5 years
Willie1276.6 years
Annie1180.1 years
Most common last names in Gurley, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hall2173.9 years
Sanders1774.3 years
Collier1769.9 years
Smith1776.7 years
Lee1679.8 years
Glover1575.0 years
Reed1172.7 years
Hollingswort1176.9 years
Wilbourn1164.8 years
Gurley1081.2 years

Businesses in Gurley, AL

  • Hardee's: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Gurley on our top lists:

  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Business operations specialists"
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  • #79 (35748) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of U.S. Virgin Islander first ancestries"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
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  • Sean M. Culbertson (15)
  • Sheila G. Whitaker (6)
  • Monroe A. Stone (4)
  • Paul D. Durden (2)
  • Gary Hunt (2)
  • Rodney L. Clark (1)

Total of 30 patent applications in 2008-2015.