For population 25 years and over in Laceys Spring:
For population 15 years and over in Laceys Spring CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntsville, AL (13.7 miles , pop. 158,216).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (69.4 miles , pop. 242,820).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (509.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Triana, AL (2.9 miles ), Arsenal, AL (3.2 miles ), Owens Cross Roads, AL (3.2 miles ), Somerville, AL (3.3 miles ), Triana-Blackwall, AL (3.3 miles ), Redstone Arsenal, AL (3.4 miles ), New Hope, AL (3.5 miles ), Union Grove, AL (3.6 miles) .
Latitude: 34.52 N, Longitude: 86.62 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 256
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Laceys Spring: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Laceys Spring, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Laceys Spring-area historical tornado activity is above Alabama state average. It is 288% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 21.6 miles away from the Laceys Spring place center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 tornado 22.2 miles away from the place center killed 28 people and injured 267 people.
Earthquake activity:Laceys Spring-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 85% 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 56.6 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 85.0 miles away from Laceys Spring center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 88.9 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 26.3 miles away from the city 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 82.5 miles away from Laceys Spring center
On 11/28/1999 at 11:00:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 84.2 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 Morgan County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Winds: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Laceys Spring:
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.
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Laceys Spring compared to Alabama state average:
Banks with branches in Laceys Spring (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Laceys Spring (based on Morgan County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.66%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 22
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 89
Number of full-service restaurants: 54
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.00% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,230 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($398 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.49% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,126 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($246 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:52 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Laceys Spring)
FAA Registered Aircraft:10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Laceys Spring)
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.