For population 25 years and over in Hodges:
For population 15 years and over in Hodges town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Decatur, AL (56.6 miles , pop. 53,929).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (84.8 miles , pop. 242,820).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (519.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Hackleburg, AL (2.6 miles ), Vina, AL (2.8 miles ), Belgreen, AL (3.3 miles) , Spruce Pine, AL (3.5 miles ), Bexar, AL (3.5 miles) , Phil Campbell, AL (3.6 miles ), Bear Creek, AL (3.7 miles ), Hamilton, AL (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 34.33 N, Longitude: 87.93 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 205
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Crime rate in Hodges detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
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Population change in the 1990s: -11 (-4.0%).
Work and jobs in Hodges: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hodges, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hodges-area historical tornado activity is above Alabama state average. It is 246% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 27.3 miles away from the Hodges town center killed 28 people and injured 267 people.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 tornado 36.5 miles away from the town center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.
Earthquake activity:Hodges-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 85% 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 74.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 42.6 miles away from Hodges center
On 12/12/1997 at 08:42:20, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 69.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/28/1999 at 11:00:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 74.2 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) earthquake occurred 99.9 miles away from Hodges center
On 8/19/2004 at 23:51:49, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.5 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 Franklin County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Freezes: 2, Winds: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 11.6%
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Religion statistics for Hodges town (based on Franklin County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.59%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
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5.45% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,875 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:
5.62% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,571 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Hodges fatal accident list:
Nov 14, 1991 03:50 PM, 172, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 5, 1987 05:40 PM, 172, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hodges)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
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