For population 25 years and over in Hammondville:
For population 15 years and over in Hammondville town:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $272 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (39.1 miles , pop. 155,554).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (90.2 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (515.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Valley Head, AL (1.1 miles ), Mentone, AL (1.8 miles ), Henagar, AL (2.7 miles ), Fort Payne, AL (3.0 miles ), Sylvania, AL (3.0 miles ), Ider, AL (3.1 miles ), Menlo, GA (3.3 miles ), Pine Ridge, AL (3.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 34.57 N, Longitude: 85.64 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 256
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Crime in Hammondville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +65 (+15.4%).
Work and jobs in Hammondville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hammondville, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hammondville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 206% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/19/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.1 miles away from the Hammondville town center injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 2/6/2008, a category F4 tornado 13.4 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 12 people.
Earthquake activity:Hammondville-area historical earthquake activity is above Alabama state average. It is 72% 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 5.2 miles away from the city center
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 36.4 miles away from Hammondville center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 57.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/5/1995 at 14:16:44, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 97.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.0 miles away from Hammondville center
On 3/21/2001 at 23:35:35, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 22.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in DeKalb County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 15, Floods: 14, Tornadoes: 11, Winds: 6, Hurricanes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Hammondville:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hammondville:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 2.17. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.1 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 8.6%
(8.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Hammondville compared to Alabama state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Hammondville (based on DeKalb County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.98%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 47
Number of full-service restaurants: 38
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.25% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,130 average adjusted gross income)
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:
5.24% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,343 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Hammondville fatal accident list:
Jun 4, 1996 10:15 AM, Sr7, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 15, 1995 10:47 PM, Sr7, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 21, 1993 06:13 PM, Sr7, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 4, 1993 03:35 PM, Sr7, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Mar 17, 1989 09:10 AM, I59, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $993,000
Total average daily traffic: 7,840
Total average daily truck traffic: 796
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 12,610
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:6
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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