Hokes Bluff, Alabama

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Population in 2013: 4,336 (65% urban, 35% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.5%
 
Males: 2,195  (50.6%)
Females: 2,141  (49.4%)
Median resident age:  40.0 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 35903.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $51,117 (it was $37,923 in 2000)
Hokes Bluff:

$51,117
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,242 (it was $17,476 in 2000)

Hokes Bluff city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $131,655 (it was $79,700 in 2000)
Hokes Bluff:

$131,655
AL:

$122,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $127,530; Detached houses: $133,841; Townhouses or other attached units: $200,650; In 2-unit structures: $99,969; Mobile homes: $66,124; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $2,374

Median gross rent in 2013: $746.

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  • Races in Hokes Bluff, AL (2010)

    Hokes Bluff races chart
    • 4,21798.4%White alone
    • 200.5%Two or more races
    • 180.4%Asian alone
    • 150.3%Black alone
    • 100.2%Hispanic
    • 60.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Hokes Bluff: 83.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Latest news from Hokes Bluff, AL collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: United States (21.8%), German (19.8%), Irish (17.8%), English (16.0%), Dutch (3.3%), Italian (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 609 feet

Land area: 11.6 square miles.

Population density: 373 people per square mile   (very low).

Hokes Bluff,AL real estate house value index trend

Hokes Bluff, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Hokes Bluff:

  • High school or higher: 87.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hokes Bluff city:

  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 54.9%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

26 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Alabama:

2.0%



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Hokes Bluff, Alabama as of September 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Hokes Bluff to the number of sex offenders is 1,086 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $570 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $448 (0.4%)

Hokes Bluff satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (63.4 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (551.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Tidmore Bend, AL (2.1 miles ), Glencoe, AL (2.2 miles ), Ballplay, AL (2.4 miles ), Turkeytown, AL (2.4 miles ), Coats Bend, AL (2.4 miles ), Gadsden, AL (2.9 miles ), Lookout Mountain, AL (3.2 miles ), Websters Chapel-Alexandria Valley, AL (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 21 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 1998: 27 buildings, average cost: $97,900
  • 1999: 20 buildings, average cost: $72,400
  • 2000: 18 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2001: 30 buildings, average cost: $97,100
  • 2002: 34 buildings, average cost: $85,100
  • 2003: 31 buildings, average cost: $94,300
  • 2004: 34 buildings, average cost: $102,700
  • 2005: 31 buildings, average cost: $110,300
  • 2006: 46 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2007: 25 buildings, average cost: $74,600
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $132,900
  • 2009: 12 buildings, average cost: $152,200
  • 2010: 13 buildings, average cost: $133,100
  • 2011: 12 buildings, average cost: $152,200
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $142,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.99 N, Longitude: 85.87 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 256

Hokes Bluff household income distribution Hokes Bluff home values distribution

Crime rates in Hokes Bluff by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.023.20.00.0
Robberies 1000102111010
per 100,000 24.00.00.00.023.30.045.822.522.322.10.023.30.0
Assaults 2112319222423
per 100,000 48.023.923.846.869.823.0206.344.944.644.192.946.568.8
Burglaries 6531211919902182911
per 100,000 144.1119.571.4281.1256.0206.6435.5202.20.044.1417.9674.7252.2
Thefts 38373727322951454140352817
per 100,000 912.4884.1881.2632.5744.7665.71,168.91,010.8914.2882.8812.6651.5389.8
Auto thefts 24052421121107
per 100,000 48.095.60.0117.146.591.845.822.522.344.123.2232.7160.5
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0N/AN/A
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0.0N/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 70.058.446.966.375.355.2141.575.156.259.7104.9112.662.3

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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 Hokes Bluff detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
Alabama average:

2.23
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.1%
Alabama:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,001 (+31.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Construction (20%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (47%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Hokes Bluff, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hokes Bluff-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 140% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/27/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.0 miles away from the Hokes Bluff city center killed 22 people and injured 150 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 11/24/2001, a category F4 tornado 25.1 miles away from the city center injured 22 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hokes Bluff-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 79% 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 37.2 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 89.7 miles away from Hokes Bluff center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 194.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 115.0 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 165.1 miles away from Hokes Bluff center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 214.8 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 Etowah County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 9, Hurricanes: 4, Winds: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hokes Bluff topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hokes Bluff:

  • COOSA VALLEY HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; GLENCOE, AL)
  • GADSDEN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; GADSDEN, AL)
  • NORTHSIDE HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GADSDEN, AL)
  • PCD OF GADSDEN (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; GADSDEN, AL)
  • SOUTHERNCARE GADSDEN (Hospital, about 8 miles away; GADSDEN, AL)
  • ETOWAH COUNTY HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; GADSDEN, AL)
  • MCGUFFEY HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; GADSDEN, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hokes Bluff:

  • Gadsden State Community College (about 8 miles; Gadsden, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,650)
  • Jacksonville State University (about 14 miles; Jacksonville, AL; FT enrollment: 7,566)
  • Snead State Community College (about 23 miles; Boaz, AL; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Northeast Alabama Community College (about 39 miles; Rainsville, AL; FT enrollment: 2,409)
  • Georgia Highlands College (about 40 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 4,071)
  • Georgia Northwestern Technical College (about 43 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 4,629)
  • Berry College (about 44 miles; Mount Berry, GA; FT enrollment: 2,102)

Public high school in Hokes Bluff:

Public elementary/middle schools in Hokes Bluff:

See full list of schools located in Hokes Bluff

Library in Hokes Bluff:

  • HOKES BLUFF - RUFUS FLOYD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $38,990; Location: 3310 ALFORDS BEND ROAD; 13,550 books; 431 audio materials; 79 state licensed databases; 23 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Hokes Bluff: Pennys Crossroads (A), Hokes Bluff Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hokes Bluff include: New Bethel Congregational Methodist Church (A), Bachelors Chapel Baptist Church (B), House of Prayer Church (C), Hokes Bluff First Baptist Church (D), First Methodist Church (E), First Century Church (F), Emanuel Baptist Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Chums Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Little Cove Creek (A), Big Cove Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 48.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

48.6
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 23.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.58. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.58
U.S.:

9.14

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

  • HOKES BLUFF WATER BOARD (Address: 5720 GILLILAND STREET , Population served: 5,310, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.9%
(8.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  73.7%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.4%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Hokes Bluff, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Hokes Bluff compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Alabama average:

11.9

Hokes Bluff travel time to work - commute Hokes Bluff mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (62%)
  • Utility gas (35%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hokes Bluff city (based on Etowah County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant64,316193
Catholic7,6241
Mainline Protestant5,81635
Black Protestant4,81321
Other1,4376
None20,424-
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: 25
Etowah County:

2.43 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Etowah County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 64
Etowah County:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 51
Here:

4.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Etowah County:

32.5%
Alabama:

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

20.2%
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
Other Government Administration 1$3,689$44,2686$2,700
Judicial and Legal 1$2,879$34,5483$600
Police Protection - Officers 6$18,261$36,5220$0
Streets and Highways 2$4,695$28,1701$1,063
Welfare 0$0 3$2,657
Solid Waste Management 1$1,949$23,3880$0
Local Libraries 0$0 3$2,591
Totals for Government 11$31,473$34,33416$9,611

4.61% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,729 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.61%
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 Marshall County, AL  0.66% ($25,772 average AGI)
from Calhoun County, AL  0.52% ($32,363)
from St. Clair County, AL  0.32% ($31,927)


4.79% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,723 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.79%
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 Marshall County, AL  0.67% ($24,098 average AGI)
to Calhoun County, AL  0.54% ($27,598)
to Jefferson County, AL  0.40% ($29,257)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hokes Bluff:

  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WAAX (570 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJBY (930 AM; 5 kW; RAINBOW CITY, AL; Owner: GADSDEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WGAD (1350 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: DEKALB COUNTY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WHMA (1390 AM; 5 kW; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: CASEY NETWORK, LLC)
  • WMGJ (1240 AM; 1 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: FLOYD L. DONALD BROADCASTING CO. INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hokes Bluff:

  • WGMZ (93.1 FM; GLENCOE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLJS-FM (91.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES/JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WRHY (105.9 FM; CENTRE, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQSB (105.1 FM; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: SAND MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WSGN (91.5 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: GADSDEN STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WTBB (89.9 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WKXX (102.9 FM; ATTALLA, AL; Owner: BROADCAST MEDIA LLC)
  • WJCK (88.3 FM; PIEDMONT, AL; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WGRW (90.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WORD WORKS, INC.)
  • W269AX (101.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCKS (102.7 FM; FRUITHURST, AL; Owner: WCKS, INC.)
  • WMAX-FM (105.3 FM; BOWDON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W215BA (90.9 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hokes Bluff:

  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Hokes Bluff fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Hokes Bluff fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 39m128ftTotal length
  • $22,964,000Total costs
  • 57,188Total average daily traffic
  • 3,488Total average daily truck traffic
  • 88,127Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hokes Bluff)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Colvin Gap 5 Km S (Lat: 33.954556 Lon: -85.861639), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30 m, Call Sign: WPGD399
    Assigned Frequencies: 854.737 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/22/2005, Expiration Date: 04/06/2015, Cancellation Date: 08/20/2008
    Registrant: Southern Communications Services Inc. D/B/A Southern Linc, 600 University Park (Suite 400), Birmingham, AL 35209, Phone: (205) 874-3843, Fax: (205) 874-3953, Email:
  • Colvin Gap 3 Mi S (Lat: 33.954556 Lon: -85.861639), Structure height: 30 m, Call Sign: KEY54, Licensee ID: L00000301
    Assigned Frequencies: 170.325 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/30/1997, Expiration Date: 07/30/2002, Cancellation Date: 03/29/2002
    Registrant: Alabama Power Company, C/O Scs, 600 North 18th Street / Bin 5n-8485, Birmingham, AL 35203-8485, Phone: (205) 257-3227, Fax: (205) 257-3636, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • STATION, Colvin Gap 3.1 Mi S (Lat: 33.954528 Lon: -85.861611), Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WNTI987
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.668 MHz, 928.668 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/04/1991, Expiration Date: 04/04/1996
    Registrant: Phone: (205) 250-2136
  • STATION, Colvin Gap 3.1 Mi S (Lat: 33.954528 Lon: -85.861611), Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WPNI954
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.681 MHz, 952.681 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/25/2012, Expiration Date: 12/22/2022
    Registrant: Levine, Blaszak, Block & Boothby, LLP, 2001 L Street, Nw, Suite 900, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 857-2574, Fax: (202) 223-0833, Email:
  • AG HOKES BLU, 3483 Posey Road (Lat: 33.989722 Lon: -85.839778), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQPT213
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 6345.49 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/08/2012, Expiration Date: 08/08/2022, Certifier: Chris Harris
    Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • HOKES BLUFF, 3483 Posey Road (Lat: 33.989722 Lon: -85.839778), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQPV603
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/24/2012, Expiration Date: 08/24/2022, Certifier: Charles Cleary
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • HOKES BLUFF, 3 Mi Sse Of (Lat: 33.954250 Lon: -85.851889), Overall height: 31.4 m, Call Sign: KVI26
    Assigned Frequencies: 6152.80 MHz, 3770.00 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 3850.00 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 3930.00 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 4170.00 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/22/2000, Expiration Date: 08/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 08/17/2001
    Registrant: Bellsouth Telecommunications Inc, 22j64 Bsc 675 W Peachtree St Ne, Atlanta, GA 30375, Phone: (205) 977-7624, Fax: (205) 977-7608, Email:
  • STATION, Colvin Gap 3.1 Mi S Of (Lat: 33.954528 Lon: -85.861611), Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WBM432
    Assigned Frequencies: 6785.00 MHz, 6755.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/13/2002, Expiration Date: 02/28/2012, Cancellation Date: 05/02/2003
    Registrant: Mcdermott, Will & Emery, 600 13th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20005-3096, Phone: (202) 756-8283, Fax: (202) 756-8087, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-30 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 139 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7008Y , Serial Number: 30-9, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 07/12/1963
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Charles E Marshall, 3515 Williams St, Hokes Bluff, AL 35903, Other Owners: Jane E Marshall

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
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$111,9865$102,03026$131,6692$30,5752$47,9101$44,290
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$38,4502$103,6200$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$96,6101$67,6109$112,8242$21,2751$21,7502$43,970
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$60,2806$122,8500$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$134,6700$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0106.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$109,6901$237,190
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0106.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Businesses in Hokes Bluff, AL
NameCountNameCount
KFC1Subway1
SONIC Drive-In1Taco Bell1

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