Irondale, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 12,444 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: +26.8%
Males: 6,106  (49.1%)
Females: 6,338  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  43.6 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 35210.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,698 (it was $46,203 in 2000)
Irondale:

$49,698
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,911 (it was $23,251 in 2000)

Irondale city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $131,290 (it was $95,100 in 2000)
Irondale:

$131,290
AL:

$122,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $192,581; Detached houses: $200,459; Townhouses or other attached units: $151,676; In 2-unit structures: $138,618; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $120,535; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $178,501; Mobile homes: $44,990; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $14,008

Median gross rent in 2013: $912.

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  • Races in Irondale, AL (2013)

    Irondale races chart
    • 6,44752.2%White alone
    • 4,01732.5%Black alone
    • 1,34810.9%Hispanic
    • 2722.2%Asian alone
    • 2001.6%Two or more races
    • 830.7%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Irondale: 88.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (9.7%), English (8.8%), Irish (8.2%), German (5.4%), Scottish (3.3%), Subsaharan African (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 740 feet

Land area: 8.97 square miles.

Population density: 1,387 people per square mile   (low).

Irondale,AL real estate house value index trend

Irondale, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Irondale:

  • High school or higher: 87.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Irondale city:

  • Never married: 27.6%
  • Now married: 43.7%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 18.9%

421 residents are foreign born (2.0% Latin America, 1.6% Europe).

This city:

4.3%
Alabama:

2.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $763 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $809 (0.7%)

Irondale satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (7.3 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (574.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Mountain Brook, AL (2.1 miles ), Cahaba Heights, AL (2.4 miles ), Tarrant, AL (2.4 miles ), Brook Highland, AL (2.6 miles ), Lake Purdy, AL (2.7 miles ), Birmingham, AL (2.7 miles ), Center Point, AL (2.7 miles ), Leeds, AL (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 27 buildings, average cost: $146,300
  • 1998: 30 buildings, average cost: $152,700
  • 1999: 29 buildings, average cost: $91,500
  • 2000: 29 buildings, average cost: $98,400
  • 2001: 22 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2002: 35 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 2003: 17 buildings, average cost: $130,500
  • 2004: 18 buildings, average cost: $143,600
  • 2005: 47 buildings, average cost: $124,600
  • 2006: 38 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2007: 20 buildings, average cost: $109,100
  • 2008: 16 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $118,100
  • 2010: 30 buildings, average cost: $84,400
  • 2011: 44 buildings, average cost: $89,400
  • 2012: 33 buildings, average cost: $98,600
  • 2013: 48 buildings, average cost: $90,100
  • 2014: 34 buildings, average cost: $133,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.53 N, Longitude: 86.69 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,582 (+12.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 697 (11.3%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 205

Irondale household income distribution Irondale home values distribution

Crime rates in Irondale by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2006 2007 2008 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 00013012001
per 100,000 0.00.00.010.431.70.010.116.10.00.08.1
Rapes 56621510451
per 100,000 50.561.561.420.810.653.010.10.032.240.28.1
Robberies 2112153124291117191218
per 100,000 212.1122.9153.5322.3253.4307.7111.5137.0153.196.4145.3
Assaults 1614383023293831302938
per 100,000 161.6143.4388.8311.9242.8307.7385.2249.8241.8232.9306.8
Burglaries 19343015514616017922312211695
per 100,000 191.9348.2307.01,611.71,541.51,697.41,814.51,797.2983.3931.6766.9
Thefts 296358258423360336378338346312280
per 100,000 2,989.93,666.52,639.94,398.53,801.13,564.63,831.72,724.02,788.72,505.62,260.4
Auto thefts 4152537458317034323528
per 100,000 414.1532.6542.3769.5612.4328.9709.6274.0257.9281.1226.0
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A2N/AN/AN/A
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A16.1N/AN/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.9) 302.2328.0343.0546.2504.8483.4475.4379.6320.8295.2289.4

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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 Irondale detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 38 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.42
Alabama average:

2.27
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +263 (+2.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Irondale, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Irondale, Alabama average temperatures Irondale, Alabama average precipitation Irondale, Alabama humidity Irondale, Alabama wind speed Irondale, Alabama snowfall Irondale, Alabama sunshine Irondale, Alabama clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Irondale-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 152% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1977, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 4.8 miles away from the Irondale city center killed 22 people and injured 130 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1998, a category F5 tornado 11.1 miles away from the city center killed 32 people and injured 259 people and caused $200 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Irondale-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 79% 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 33.9 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, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 90.0 miles away from Irondale center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 67.7 miles away from the city 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 170.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.6 miles away from Irondale 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 36.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 16, Tornadoes: 14, Floods: 12, Hurricanes: 6, Winds: 4, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Irondale topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Irondale:

  • TENDER LOVING CARE (1900 CRESTWOOD BLVD, 1900 BLDG, SUITE 95)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Irondale:

  • INTREPID USA HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • ST MARTIN'S IN THE PINES (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • FAIR HAVEN RETIREMENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • KIRKWOOD BY THE RIVER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • CARE FIRST HOME HEALTH OF JEFFERSON COUNTY (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; HOOVER, AL)
  • DCI BIRMINGHAM (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • TRINITY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)

Amtrak station near Irondale:

  • 8 miles: BIRMINGHAM (1819 MORRIS AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Irondale:

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 8 miles; Birmingham, AL; Full-time enrollment: 14,853)
  • Samford University (about 8 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 9 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 6,041)
  • Virginia College-Birmingham (about 9 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 8,167)
  • Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus (about 13 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 2,695)
  • University of Montevallo (about 32 miles; Montevallo, AL; FT enrollment: 2,826)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 38 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 4,486)

Public high school in Irondale:

Private high school in Irondale:

  • JEFFERSON CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 266, Location: 1500 HERITAGE PLACE DR, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Irondale:

See full list of schools located in Irondale

Library in Irondale:

  • IRONDALE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $350,481; Location: 105 TWENTIETH STREET SOUTH; 41,128 books; 944 audio materials; 1,666 video materials; 81 state licensed databases; 95 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Elementary Schools - Grantswood Community School (Students: 265; Location: 5110 Grantswood Road; Grades: K - 02)

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Notable locations in Irondale: Brookwood Country Club (A), Mountain Brook Swim and Tennis Club (B), Irondale City Hall (C), Irondale Fire Department Station 1 (D), Irondale Fire Department Station 2 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Irondale Plaza Shopping Center (1), Grants Mill Station Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Irondale include: New Hope Church (A), Irondale Presbyterian Church (B), First Pentecostal Holiness Church (C), First Baptist Church of Irondale (D), Bethel Church (E), Mount Hebron Baptist Church (F), Brookview Wesleyan Church (G), Grantswood Baptist Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Horst Pond (A), Hall Lake (B), Overton Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Irondale include: Ellard Park (1), Irondale Municipal Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Jefferson 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 2013 was 93.8. This is worse than average.

City:

93.8
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.242. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.242
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.20. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.20
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 22.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.7%
(14.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.2% for Black residents, 35.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 53.9% for other race residents, 8.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.1%
Whole state:  67.8%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
18 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
4 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010

People in group quarters in Irondale in 2000:

  • 47 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 15 people in religious group quarters
  • 9 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Irondale, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Irondale (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Eastwood Branch at 1500 Montclair Road, branch established on 1994/04/20. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • Regions Bank: Irondale Branch at 1845 Crestwood Boulevard, branch established on 1959/09/09. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Irondale Branch at 2880 Crestwood Boulevard, branch established on 1978/08/07. 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
  • Beal Bank, SSB: Www.Umbrellabank.com at Www.Umbrellabank.com, branch established on 2004/08/01. Info updated 2011/10/26: Bank assets: $3,750.0 mil, Deposits: $2,445.6 mil, headquarters in Plano, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 38 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.6
Alabama average:

11.9

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

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Religion statistics for Irondale city (based on Jefferson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant308,984710
Black Protestant106,653257
Mainline Protestant67,037150
Catholic55,08332
Other13,07345
Orthodox1,4244
None106,212-
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: 135
Jefferson County:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 12
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 65
Jefferson County:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 380
Jefferson County:

5.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 357
Here:

5.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.4%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

31.1%
Alabama:

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

12.0%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Irondale:

48.9%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.6%
State:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Irondale:

29.3
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.3%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.5%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Irondale:

6.7
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Irondale:

36.3%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Irondale:

55.3%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Irondale:

78.9%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Irondale, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 8$26,380$39,5700$0
Other Government Administration 9$41,842$55,7895$5,568
Judicial and Legal 3$12,131$48,5240$0
Police Protection - Officers 30$133,201$53,2800$0
Police - Other 7$26,057$44,6690$0
Firefighters 38$177,864$56,1680$0
Streets and Highways 19$47,202$29,8120$0
Solid Waste Management 9$14,942$19,9230$0
Parks and Recreation 4$12,412$37,2360$0
Water Supply 7$30,467$52,2290$0
Local Libraries 4$15,434$46,3022$2,203
Other and Unallocable 16$58,704$44,0283$3,671
Totals for Government 154$596,636$46,49110$11,442

Irondale government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $90,000 ($7.23)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,105,000 ($169.16)
    Regular Highways: $1,604,000 ($128.90)
    Fire Protection: $1,585,000 ($127.37)
    Central Staff Services: $1,172,000 ($94.18)
    Water Utilities: $729,000 ($58.58)
    Parks & Recreation: $690,000 ($55.45)
    General - Other: $397,000 ($31.90)
    Libraries: $283,000 ($22.74)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $277,000 ($22.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $239,000 ($19.21)
    General Public Buildings: $195,000 ($15.67)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $158,000 ($12.70)
    Financial Administration: $146,000 ($11.73)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $404,000 ($32.47)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $651,000 ($52.31)
    Parks & Recreation: $112,000 ($9.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $48,000 ($3.86)
    Police Protection: $24,000 ($1.93)
    Libraries: $8,000 ($0.64)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($0.64)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($0.08)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,398,000 ($433.78)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $122,000 ($9.80)

Irondale government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $307,000 ($24.67)
    All Other: $98,000 ($7.88)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.08)
    Sewerage: $0 ($0.00)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $13,000 ($1.04)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $108,000 ($8.68)
    General Support: $22,000 ($1.77)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $442,000 ($35.52)
    Interest Earnings: $292,000 ($23.47)
    Rents: $43,000 ($3.46)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,288,000 ($103.50)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $298,000 ($23.95)
    General Support: $155,000 ($12.46)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $5,349,000 ($429.85)
    NEC: $1,287,000 ($103.42)
    Property: $517,000 ($41.55)
    Public Utilities: $485,000 ($38.97)
    Other Selective Sales: $33,000 ($2.65)

Irondale government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $2,358,000 ($189.49)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $6,727,000 ($540.58)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $9,170,000 ($736.90)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,000,000 ($80.36)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $14,525,000 ($1167.23)
    Water Utilities: $2,225,000 ($178.80)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $372,000 ($29.89)
    Water Utilities: $133,000 ($10.69)

Irondale government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,003,000 ($482.40)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,135,000 ($91.21)

4.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,960 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.70%
Alabama average:

6.02%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($462 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.03%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Shelby County, AL  0.81% ($44,611 average AGI)
from St. Clair County, AL  0.26% ($33,204)
from Tuscaloosa County, AL  0.22% ($45,360)


5.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,166 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.10%
Alabama average:

6.06%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($245 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.03%
Alabama average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Shelby County, AL  1.01% ($46,368 average AGI)
to St. Clair County, AL  0.31% ($44,212)
to Blount County, AL  0.19% ($35,993)

Strongest AM radio stations in Irondale:

  • WLPH (1480 AM; daytime; 5 kW; IRONDALE, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WERC (960 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRJS (1320 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WATV (900 AM; 1 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • WAYE (1220 AM; 1 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WFHK (1430 AM; 5 kW; PELL CITY, AL; Owner: STOCKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WURL (760 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MOODY, AL; Owner: THE BILL DAVISON EVANGELISTIC ASSOC)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Irondale:

  • WENN (105.9 FM; TRUSSVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; WARRIOR, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WYSF (94.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGIB (91.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • WBFR (89.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMJJ (96.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQEN (103.7 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDJC-FM (93.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WZRR (99.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVSU-FM (91.1 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: SAMFORD UNIVERSITY)
  • WLJR (88.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BRIARWOOD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH)
  • W281AB (104.1 FM; MOUNTAIN BROOK, AL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJSR (91.1 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: JEFFERSON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Irondale:

  • WBRC (Channel 6; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WVTM-TV (Channel 13; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM BROADCASTING (WVTM-TV), LLC)
  • WIAT (Channel 42; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIQ (Channel 10; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WTTO (Channel 21; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WABM (Channel 68; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM (WABM-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • W27CM (Channel 27; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W46DK (Channel 46; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBXA-CA (Channel 2; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W34BI (Channel 34; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WBMA-LP (Channel 58; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • WJSU-TV (Channel 40; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • W49AY (Channel 49; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W62BG (Channel 62; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WBMG-LP (Channel 38; MOODY, AL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Irondale fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Irondale fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 50Number of bridges
  • 717m2,352ftTotal length
  • $186,031,000Total costs
  • 1,384,845Total average daily traffic
  • 209,268Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11900-1909
  • 21930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 381980-1989
  • 11990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Irondale, AL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

82 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Irondale)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Irondale, AL)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

9 (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 Irondale)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 46786 , Serial Number: 10634, Year manufactured: 1943, Airworthiness Date: 12/13/1990
    Registrant (Corporation): Huskyaire LLC, 5200 Grantswood Rd, Irondale, AL 35210
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150J (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 60167 , Serial Number: 15070118, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 02/21/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Virgil Ray Spivey, 5613 Alexandria Dr, Irondale, AL 35210
  • Aircraft: EAGLE AIRCRAFT CO EAGLE DW-1 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 8805X , Serial Number: DW-1-0036-81
    Registrant (Corporation): Cobb Aerial Solutions LLC, 1591 Hamby Ave, Irondale, AL 35210
  • Aircraft: RAYTHEON AIRCRAFT COMPANY B300 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 19, Weight: 12,500 - 19,999 Pounds), Engine: P&W PT6A SER (750 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 933SB , Serial Number: FL-211, Year manufactured: 1998, Airworthiness Date: 09/22/1998
    Registrant (Corporation): Shea Brothers Air LLC, 609 20th St S, Irondale, AL 35210

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 partial tracts)
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 ORIGINATED19$141,35331$240,748171$240,2664$187,0683$104,5070$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$55,6601$310,72012$239,5771$45,3700$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$122,5104$172,16044$178,2847$38,5041$27,3201$14,100
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$113,9406$172,74744$229,7532$110,3602$284,3700$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$186,8701$344,52013$185,9541$74,0700$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0108.03 , 0108.05, 0126.02, 0127.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$209,0103$245,360
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$178,105
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$202,9101$234,720
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$120,2500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$127,620

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0108.03 , 0108.05, 0126.02, 0127.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

  • IRONDALE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 8,492, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 97
  • Hazardous Condition: 27
  • Service Call: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Irondale

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Irondale, AL

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (60%)
  • Electricity (38%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
Businesses in Irondale, AL
NameCountNameCount
Audi1Penske1
BMW1Sam's Club1
Chick-Fil-A1T-Mobile2
FedEx4U-Haul1
Kincaid1Waffle House1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
McDonald's1

Irondale compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Irondale on our top lists:

  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Southern Europe (population 500+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most full-time firefighters per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Syria (population 500+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
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