Jack, Alabama

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Population in July 2007: 1,953.
Males: 970  (49.7%)
Females: 983  (50.3%)
Median resident age:  36.9 years
Alabama median age:  35.8 years

Zip code: 36323

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,927 (it was $30,223 in 2000)
Jack:

$38,927
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,261 (it was $12,904 in 2000)

Jack CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $83,738 (it was $44,800 in 2000)
Jack:

$83,738
AL:

$122,700
  • Races in Jack, AL (2000)

    Jack races chart
    • 1,68292.6%White alone
    • 593.2%Black alone
    • 563.1%American Indian alone
    • 110.6%Hispanic
    • 80.4%Two or more races
    • 10.06%Asian alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Jack: 85.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 390 feet

Land area: 93.8 square miles.

Population density: 21 people per square mile   (very low).

Jack, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Jack:

  • High school or higher: 65.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Jack CCD:

  • Never married: 14.4%
  • Now married: 68.3%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 11.7%



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Jack, Alabama as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Jack to the number of sex offenders is 1,953 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Jack CCD:  0.4% ($199)
Alabama:  0.4% ($289)
Jack satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dothan, AL (43.8 miles , pop. 57,737).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (57.6 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (569.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Victoria, AL (2.9 miles ), Henderson-Spring Hill, AL (3.0 miles ), Elba, AL (3.1 miles ), Glenwood, AL (3.3 miles) , Goshen, AL (3.5 miles ), Brantley, AL (3.6 miles ), New Brockton, AL (3.7 miles ), Luverne, AL (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 31.55 N, Longitude: 86.04 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 334

Jack household income distribution Jack home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.6%
Alabama:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation equipment (14%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (9%)
  • Food (6%)
  • Repair and maintenance (6%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (5%)
  • Truck transportation (5%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Food (9%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Food and beverage stores (7%)
  • Health care (6%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (22%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)

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

Average climate in Jack, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Jack-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 47% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/1/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.2 miles away from the Jack place center killed 9 people and injured 50 people and caused $250 million in damages.

On 3/2/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.8 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jack-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 78.5 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 146.3 miles away from Jack center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 368.5 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 204.8 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 134.2 miles away from Jack center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 182.7 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 Coffee County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Hurricanes: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Jack:

  • ELBA NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ELBA, AL)
  • FIRST CHOICE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; ELBA, AL)

Airports located in Jack:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jack:

  • Troy University (about 18 miles; Troy, AL; Full-time enrollment: 16,148)
  • Enterprise State Community College (about 22 miles; Enterprise, AL; FT enrollment: 2,101)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan (about 38 miles; Dothan, AL; FT enrollment: 3,611)
  • Auburn University at Montgomery (about 58 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 4,092)
  • Alabama State University (about 59 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 5,457)
  • Faulkner University (about 59 miles; Montgomery, AL; FT enrollment: 2,887)
  • Tuskegee University (about 64 miles; Tuskegee, AL; FT enrollment: 2,810)

Public high school in Jack:

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Notable location: Zion Chapel Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Jack include: Mount Vernon Church (A), Mount Hebron Baptist Church (B), Shady Grove Church (C), Shady Grove Primitive Baptist Church (D), Newbia Baptist Church (E), Clay Hill Baptist Church (F), Beaverdam Primitive Baptist Church (G), Antioch Primitive Baptist Church (H), Jack Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Old Sharron Cemetery (1), Antioch Cemetery (2), Beaverdam Cemetery (3), Bluff Springs Cemetery (4), Driskell Family Cemetery (5), Mount Hebron Cemetery (6), Perdue Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Jackson Pond (A), Lake Zion (B), Club Pond (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Stinking Creek (A), Soldiers Camp Creek (B), Shoal Creek (C), Reedy Creek (D), Panther Creek (E), Sweetwater Creek (F), McCollough Branch (G), West Fork Pea Creek (H), Jump Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Coffee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2005 was 27.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

27.6
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 23.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.0
U.S.:

20.2

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.230. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.230
U.S.:

0.015

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

JACK WATER SYSTEM, INC (Population served: 1,305, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-11-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-11-2008), St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-11-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-11-2008), St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-2009)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  71.7%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.5%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

11.9%
Whole state:

16.1%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

5.7%
Whole state:

7.3%

Jack compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.2
Alabama average:

13.2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (55%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (39%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Jack CCD (based on Coffee County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant25,88991
Mainline Protestant3,45713
Catholic1,5501
Black Protestant1,32011
Other8054
None16,927-
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: 6
Coffee County:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Coffee County:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Coffee County:

7.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Here:

7.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.8%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Coffee County:

32.5%
Alabama:

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

16.6%
State:

13.5%

11.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,850 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.64%
Alabama average:

6.02%

0.39% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,523 average AGI)
Coffee County:

0.39%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dale County, AL  1.46% ($36,205 average AGI)
from Houston County, AL  0.50% ($32,224)
from Geneva County, AL  0.38% ($35,815)


11.98% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,632 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.98%
Alabama average:

6.06%

0.66% of residents moved to foreign countries ($3,052 average AGI)
Coffee County:

0.66%
Alabama average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dale County, AL  1.36% ($31,459 average AGI)
to Houston County, AL  0.72% ($32,065)
to Geneva County, AL  0.41% ($32,600)

Strongest AM radio stations in Jack:

  • WQLS (1200 AM; 10 kW; OZARK, AL; Owner: STYLES BROADCASTING OF DOTHAN, INC.)
  • WELB (1350 AM; 1 kW; ELBA, AL; Owner: ELBA RADIO COMPANY)
  • WTBF (970 AM; 5 kW; TROY, AL; Owner: TROY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WTKN (1560 AM; daytime; 5 kW; DALEVILLE, AL; Owner: JOSEPH A. ADAMS, SR.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WOPP (1290 AM; 3 kW; OPP, AL; Owner: E. & R BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOOF (560 AM; 5 kW; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: WOOF, INC.)
  • WMSP (740 AM; 10 kW; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAMI (860 AM; 1 kW; OPP, AL; Owner: THE OPP BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jack:

  • WKMX (106.7 FM; ENTERPRISE, AL; Owner: WKMX, INC.)
  • WZTZ (101.1 FM; ELBA, AL; Owner: ELBA RADIO COMPANY)
  • WQLD (104.3 FM; LUVERNE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZHT (105.7 FM; TROY, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAXU (91.1 FM; TROY, AL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WTBF-FM (94.7 FM; BRUNDIDGE, AL; Owner: TROY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAOQ (100.3 FM; BRANTLEY, AL; Owner: ALATRON CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WDJR (96.9 FM; ENTERPRISE, AL; Owner: GULF SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLWI-FM (92.3 FM; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRJM-FM (93.7 FM; GENEVA, AL; Owner: STAGE DOOR DEVELOPMENT, INC.)
  • WTSU (89.9 FM; MONTGOMERY-TROY, AL; Owner: TROY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WDYF (90.3 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXUS (100.5 FM; FORT RUCKER, AL; Owner: SKYWAY BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • WAMI-FM (102.3 FM; OPP, AL; Owner: THE OPP BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WOAB (104.9 FM; OZARK, AL; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Jack:

  • WDIQ (Channel 2; DOZIER, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WRJM-TV (Channel 67; TROY, AL; Owner: JOSIE PARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSFA (Channel 12; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WCOV-TV (Channel 20; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: WOODS COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WTVY (Channel 4; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WNCF (Channel 32; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CHANNEL 32 MONTGOMERY LLC)
  • WDFX-TV (Channel 34; OZARK, AL; Owner: WAITT LICENSE CO. OF ALABAMA, L.L.C.)
  • WGIQ (Channel 43; LOUISVILLE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Edward G Roach, Cr 228, Sw Of Cr 227 (Al20059-A) (Lat: 31.516000 Lon: -85.947444), Type: 107.9, Overall height: 103.6 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Edward G Roach, Cr 228, Sw Of Cr 227 (Al20059-A) (Lat: 31.516000 Lon: -85.947444), Type: 107.9, Overall height: 103.6 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Ben Salter, 971 Cr 324 (Lat: 31.564861 Lon: -86.020528), Type: 79.2, Structure height: 01031 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Licensee ID: L
    Registrant: 7708319903, Tb@novatowers.Com, 2859 PACES FERRY ROAD, SUITE 600
  • Ben Salter, 971 Cr 324 (Lat: 31.564861 Lon: -86.020528), Type: 79.2, Structure height: 01031 m, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 7706672040, Ben.Salter@eca-Usa.Com, 1375 UNION HILL INDUSTIAL CT. ST. A
  • Jason R Bagwell, 971 Cr 324 (Lat: 31.564861 Lon: -86.020528), Type: 76.2, Structure height: 01031 m, Overall height: 73.2 m
    Registrant: 7708319903, Tb@novatowers.Com, 2859 PACES FERRY ROAD, SUITE 600

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Jack)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210M (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 7226A , Serial Number: 210-62185, Airworthiness Date: 09/01/1977
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Darwin D Floyd, 2231 County Road 114, Jack, AL 36346, Other Owners: Ibis M Floyd

Jack on our top lists:

  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Cashiers"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Other health and personal care stores"
  • #80 (36323) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Moroccan first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2006"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006"
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