Lanett, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 6,447 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: -18.4%
 
Males: 2,924  (45.4%)
Females: 3,523  (54.6%)
Median resident age:  36.9 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 36863.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $24,745 (it was $26,197 in 2000)
Lanett:

$24,745
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,546 (it was $15,614 in 2000)

Lanett city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $78,027 (it was $56,700 in 2000)
Lanett:

$78,027
AL:

$122,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $535.

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  • Races in Lanett, AL (2010)

    Lanett races chart
    • 3,69457.1%Black alone
    • 2,49638.6%White alone
    • 1582.4%Hispanic
    • 861.3%Two or more races
    • 110.2%American Indian alone
    • 160.2%Other race alone
    • 70.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lanett: 80.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (10.3%), English (5.7%), Irish (4.9%), German (2.8%), French Canadian (1.4%), Italian (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 640 feet

Land area: 5.40 square miles.

Population density: 1,195 people per square mile   (low).

Lanett,AL real estate house value index trend

Lanett, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Lanett:

  • High school or higher: 72.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lanett city:

  • Never married: 38.2%
  • Now married: 34.1%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 15.1%

116 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.5%
Alabama:

2.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $269 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $409 (0.5%)

Lanett satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, GA (29.9 miles , pop. 185,781).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (71.8 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (635.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: West Point, GA (1.3 miles ), Huguley, AL (1.6 miles ), Valley, AL (2.0 miles ), Langdale, AL (2.0 miles ), Cusseta, AL (2.9 miles) , Fredonia, AL (3.2 miles) , La Fayette, AL (3.5 miles ), Beulah, AL (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $154,300
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $146,300
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $188,800
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $76,200
  • 2001: 10 buildings, average cost: $103,400
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $329,200
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $247,500
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $118,400
  • 2005: 11 buildings, average cost: $118,400
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $118,400
  • 2007: 10 buildings, average cost: $118,400
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $214,300
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $25,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $212,500
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $212,500
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $212,500
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $212,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.86 N, Longitude: 85.20 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -737 (-11.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 448 (21.2%)

Lanett household income distribution Lanett home values distribution

Crime rates in Lanett by Year
Type 2002 2004 2008 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 20201111
per 100,000 25.10.027.00.015.415.515.615.4
Rapes 11011642411
per 100,000 138.10.0148.285.461.531.062.3169.6
Robberies 141453413136
per 100,000 175.713.1606.542.761.5201.8202.492.5
Assaults 566272972875753
per 100,000 702.978.3363.9412.81,107.91,350.5887.3817.4
Burglaries 1431022250182158138114
per 100,000 1,794.9130.52,991.9711.62,800.42,452.72,148.21,758.2
Thefts 38323490639449365300337
per 100,000 4,807.3300.36,603.89,094.86,908.85,665.94,670.05,197.4
Auto thefts 260422632423540
per 100,000 326.30.0566.0370.1492.4652.0544.8616.9
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/A0N/AN/AN/A
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/A0.0N/AN/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 275.7) 743.543.41007.8646.5886.1891.6745.5786.3

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Crime rate in Lanett detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 28 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.01
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: -1,164 (-12.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

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

Average climate in Lanett, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 3/19/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.3 miles away from the Lanett city center killed 2 people and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 12/5/1954, a category F3 tornado 18.0 miles away from the city center injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lanett-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 82% 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 115.5 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 124.8 miles away from Lanett 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 171.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 171.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 163.7 miles away from Lanett center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 215.0 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 Chambers County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lanett topographic map

Birthplace of: Fob James - Player of and football, Jesse Francis McClendon - Chemist, John Copeland - College football player, Millard Fuller - Christian missionary, Bobby Hunt - Football player, Dave Hill (American football) - Football player, Dick Wood - Football player, Fred Hatfield - Baseball player, Hal Herring - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Lanett:

  • GOLDEN LIVING CENTER - LANETT (702 SOUTH 13TH STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Lanett:

  • LANIER HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; VALLEY, AL)
  • CARESOUTH HOMECARE PROFESSIONALS (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; VALLEY, AL)
  • GEORGE H. LANIER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; VALLEY, AL)
  • GEORGE H LANIER MEMORIAL NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; VALLEY, AL)
  • LAFAYETTE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LAFAYETTE, AL)
  • FMC CHAMBERS (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; LAFAYETTE, AL)
  • LAFAYETTE EXTENDED CARE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LAFAYETTE, AL)

airports located in Lanett:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lanett:

  • Auburn University (about 25 miles; Auburn University, AL; Full-time enrollment: 22,741)
  • Columbus Technical College (about 28 miles; Columbus, GA; FT enrollment: 3,241)
  • Southern Union State Community College (about 29 miles; Wadley, AL; FT enrollment: 4,120)
  • Columbus State University (about 30 miles; Columbus, GA; FT enrollment: 6,876)
  • Tuskegee University (about 43 miles; Tuskegee, AL; FT enrollment: 2,810)
  • University of West Georgia (about 50 miles; Carrollton, GA; FT enrollment: 10,358)
  • West Georgia Technical College (about 58 miles; Waco, GA; FT enrollment: 4,768)

Public high school in Lanett:

Private high schools in Lanett:

  • SPRINGWOOD SCHOOL (Students: 288, Location: 1814 CHERRY DR, Grades: PK-12)
  • CENTRAL BAPTIST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 7, Location: PO BOX 640, Grades: 6-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Lanett:

  • HUGULEY ELEM SCH (Students: 398, Location: 3011 PHILLIPS RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • LANETT JR HIGH SCH (Students: 200, Location: 1301 SOUTH 8TH AVENUE, Grades: 7-8)
  • LANETT CENTRAL ELEM SCH (Location: 200 S 8TH AVE, Grades: KG-6)
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Notable locations in Lanett: Riverside Country Club (A), Lanett Fire and Emergency Medical Services (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Valley Shopping Center (1), Cherry Valley Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lanett include: Sardis Church (A), Plant City Baptist Church (B), Saint Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church (C), West Side Baptist Church (D), West Point First Christian Church (E), Sunset Heights Baptist Church (F), Saint James Baptist Church (G), Pilgrim Baptist Church (H), Mount Pleasant Spiritual Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Oak Wood Cemetery (1), Pine Hill Cemetery (2), Shawmut Cemetery (3), Hillcrest Garden (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Riverside Number One Lake (A), Riverside Number Two Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Lanett include: West Side Park (1), Jennings Field (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: G Mans Family Entertainment (Amusement & Theme Parks; 25 Veterans Memorial Park).

Hotels: Holiday Inn Pay (2314 Broad Avenue), Econo Lodge Lanett (12 East 22nd Street), Days Inn (2314 Broad Ave), Lanett-Days Inn (2314 Broad Ave), Econo Lodge (12 East 22nd Street), Super 8 Motel (2314 South Broad Avenue).

Chambers County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 36.3%
(9.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.9% for Black residents, 54.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 73.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.1%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.8%
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
85 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
72 people in nursing homes in 2000

Lanett, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
Alabama average:

11.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Lanett city (based on Chambers County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,90362
Black Protestant5,78021
Mainline Protestant3,08033
Catholic2491
Other2392
None11,964-
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: 7
Chambers County:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Chambers County:

6.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

4.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

15.1%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Chambers County:

35.7%
Alabama:

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

7.0%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.1%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Lanett:

45.3%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Lanett:

29.8
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Lanett:

19.9%
State:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.8%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Lanett:

6.7
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

37.2%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Lanett:

53.5%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.8%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lanett, AL Residents
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
Financial Administration 8$26,051$39,0771$234
Other Government Administration 6$23,364$46,7280$0
Police Protection - Officers 25$69,343$33,2850$0
Police - Other 3$8,658$34,6320$0
Firefighters 18$63,258$42,1721$273
Streets and Highways 18$36,731$24,4870$0
Sewerage 2$6,390$38,3401$267
Parks and Recreation 4$15,301$45,9030$0
Water Supply 3$9,805$39,2200$0
Electric Power 8$26,443$39,6650$0
Gas Supply 5$13,729$32,9500$0
Totals for Government 100$299,073$35,8893$774

Lanett government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $3,369,000 ($522.57)
    Gas Utilities: $1,475,000 ($228.79)
    Police Protection: $1,128,000 ($174.97)
    General - Other: $1,085,000 ($168.30)
    Air Transportation: $75,000 ($11.63)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $71,000 ($11.01)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $32,000 ($4.96)
    Sewerage: $11,000 ($1.71)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $64,000 ($9.93)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,993,000 ($619.36)

Lanett government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $488,000 ($75.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $292,000 ($45.29)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($2.33)
    Air Transportation: $13,000 ($2.02)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $450,000 ($69.80)
    Fines and Forfeits: $78,000 ($12.10)
    Rents: $3,000 ($0.47)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $3,612,000 ($560.26)
    Gas Utilities: $2,569,000 ($398.48)
    Water Utilities: $720,000 ($111.68)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,387,000 ($215.14)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $476,000 ($73.83)
    Other Selective Sales: $356,000 ($55.22)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $60,000 ($9.31)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $40,000 ($6.20)
    Public Utilities Sales: $31,000 ($4.81)
    Motor Vehicle License: $18,000 ($2.79)

Lanett government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $7,487,000 ($1161.32)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $7,276,000 ($1128.59)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,752,000 ($426.87)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,400,000 ($372.27)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $352,000 ($54.60)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $211,000 ($32.73)

Lanett government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,971,000 ($615.95)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,276,000 ($1128.59)

6.52% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,912 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.52%
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 Lee County, AL  1.64% ($32,711 average AGI)
from Troup County, GA  1.16% ($23,978)
from Coweta County, GA  0.57% ($29,206)


6.22% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,249 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.22%
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 Lee County, AL  1.81% ($30,061 average AGI)
to Troup County, GA  1.39% ($26,006)
to Randolph County, AL  0.31% ($28,108)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lanett:

  • WRLA (1490 AM; 1 kW; WEST POINT, GA; Owner: CASEY NETWORK, LLC)
  • WPLV (1310 AM; 1 kW; WEST POINT, GA; Owner: QANTUM OF AUBURN LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WGSE (720 AM; daytime; 8 kW; HOGANSVILLE, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTLM (1520 AM; daytime; 5 kW; OPELIKA, AL; Owner: QANTUM OF AUBURN LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WDAK (540 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lanett:

  • WCJM-FM (100.9 FM; WEST POINT, GA; Owner: QANTUM OF AUBURN LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WSTH-FM (106.1 FM; ALEXANDER CITY, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRLD-FM (95.3 FM; VALLEY, AL; Owner: ABG GEORGIA, LLC)
  • WVFJ-FM (93.3 FM; MANCHESTER, GA; Owner: PROVIDENT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEBT (91.5 FM; LANGDALE, AL; Owner: LANGDALE ED. BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WCGQ (107.3 FM; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: ABG GEORGIA, LLC)
  • WJSP-FM (88.1 FM; WARM SPRINGS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WMXA (96.7 FM; OPELIKA, AL; Owner: QANTUM OF AUBURN LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WKZJ (95.7 FM; GREENVILLE, GA; Owner: DAVIS B/CASTING OF COLUMBUS, INC)
  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WOAK (90.9 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: OAKSIDE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • WYFK (89.5 FM; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMAX-FM (105.3 FM; BOWDON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W220AN (91.9 FM; LA GRANGE, ETC., GA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKKR (97.7 FM; AUBURN, AL; Owner: QANTUM OF AUBURN LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WELR-FM (102.3 FM; ROANOKE, AL; Owner: EAGLE'S NEST, INC.)
  • WMGP (98.1 FM; HOGANSVILLE, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • W212AP (90.3 FM; NOTASULGA, ETC., AL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lanett:

  • WSWS-TV (Channel 66; OPELIKA, AL; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF OPELIKA)
  • WTVM (Channel 9; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WJSP-TV (Channel 28; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WRBL (Channel 3; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLTZ (Channel 38; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: LEWIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTX (Channel 54; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - GEORGIA, L.L.C.)
  • WCGT-LP (Channel 16; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W04DB (Channel 4; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VVILPTV, INC.)
  • W55CR (Channel 55; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WCAG-LP (Channel 33; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA-ALABAMA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W18CD (Channel 18; OPELIKA, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Lanett fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Lanett fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 43m141ftTotal length
  • $27,046,000Total costs
  • 136,445Total average daily traffic
  • 16,275Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

67 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Lanett)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Lanett, AL)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lanett)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: AERO COMMANDER 112 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 112BA , Serial Number: 164, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 04/26/1974
    Registrant (Co-Owned): George Alford, 1801 S Broad Ave, Lanett, AL 36863, Other Owners: Michelle Alford
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 120 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 120MA , Serial Number: 12012, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 08/09/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Jack Bradford Lynn, 1915 Moores Mill Dr, Lanett, AL 36863
  • Aircraft: CHAPLIN RAYMOND L JR VANS AIRCRAFT (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 27RV , Serial Number: 80548, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 04/05/2000
    Registrant (Individual): John M White, 1301 Windwood Dr, Lanett, AL 36863
  • Aircraft: BEECH 58 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 405RW , Serial Number: TH325, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 03/10/2001
    Registrant (Individual): Vatis H Jr Gibson, 1804 N Cherry Dr, Lanett, AL 36863
  • Aircraft: PILATUS B4-PC11 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 45 mph), Engine: None
    N-Number: 420MM , Serial Number: 114, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 08/06/1997
    Registrant (Corporation): Aces Aero LLC, 1909 Moores Mill Dr, Lanett, AL 36863
  • Aircraft: DJI PHANTOM 2 VISION (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine:
    N-Number: 599YB , Serial Number: PH645276800
    Registrant (Individual): Johnny M Bolton, 1260 County Road 450, Lanett, AL 36863
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7FC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8571E , Serial Number: 7FC-359, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 09/08/1959
    Registrant (Individual): Jerrell N May, 1367 County Road 450, Lanett, AL 36863

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

LANETT WATER WORKS (Population served: 8,076, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Lanett, Alabama:

  • Econo Lodge, 12 E 22ND St, Lanett, Alabama 36863 , Phone: (334) 768-3500, Fax: (334) 768-3500
  • Hampton Inn And Suites-Lanett, Alabama, 4210 Phillips Rd, Lanett, Alabama 36863 , Phone: (334) 576-5400, Fax: (334) 576-5405
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Lanett, Alabama

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (58%)
  • Utility gas (35%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
Businesses in Lanett, AL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Kroger1
AutoZone1La-Z-Boy1
CVS1Lane Furniture1
Circle K1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1T-Mobile1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul1
Econo Lodge1UPS1
FedEx2

Lanett compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Lanett on our top lists:

  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of assaults per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Production occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest city-data.com crime index, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28 (population 5,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 100 high-educated but low-earning cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage population decrease from 2000 (population 5,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of burglaries per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 5,000+"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of single-parent households, population 5,000+"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 100 cities with declining populations from 2000 to 2014 (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
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