Lanett, Alabama

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Population in 2017: 6,271 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: -20.6%
 
Males: 3,040  (48.5%)
Females: 3,231  (51.5%)
Median resident age:

42.2 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 36863.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $33,059 (it was $26,197 in 2000)
Lanett:

$33,059
AL:

$48,123

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,163 (it was $15,614 in 2000)

Lanett city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $103,862 (it was $56,700 in 2000)
Lanett:

$103,862
AL:

$141,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $165,332; detached houses: $163,334; mobile homes: $159,808

Median gross rent in 2017: $618.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lanett: 79.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 24.3%
(8.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.6% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 40.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Lanett, AL (2010)
    • 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



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 32 registered sex offenders living in Lanett, Alabama as of May 31, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lanett is 203 to 1.


Crime rates in Lanett by year

Type

2008

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(27.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.4)
1
(15.5)
1
(15.6)
1
(15.4)
3
(46.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(31.3)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
11
(148.2)
6
(85.4)
4
(61.5)
2
(31.0)
4
(62.3)
11
(169.6)
12
(186.2)
14
(217.0)
13
(203.7)
13
(208.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
45
(606.5)
3
(42.7)
4
(61.5)
13
(201.8)
13
(202.4)
6
(92.5)
18
(279.3)
13
(201.5)
17
(266.3)
14
(224.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
27
(363.9)
29
(412.8)
72
(1,108)
87
(1,351)
57
(887.3)
53
(817.4)
63
(977.7)
77
(1,194)
56
(877.3)
61
(976.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
222
(2,992)
50
(711.6)
182
(2,800)
158
(2,453)
138
(2,148)
114
(1,758)
114
(1,769)
123
(1,907)
105
(1,645)
96
(1,537)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
490
(6,604)
639
(9,095)
449
(6,909)
365
(5,666)
300
(4,670)
337
(5,197)
360
(5,587)
345
(5,348)
322
(5,045)
348
(5,572)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
42
(566.0)
26
(370.1)
32
(492.4)
42
(652.0)
35
(544.8)
40
(616.9)
59
(915.6)
66
(1,023)
45
(705.0)
48
(768.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/A0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)946.1606.9831.8837.0699.9738.1942.0902.0854.3821.1

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Crime rate in Lanett detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 31 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.64
Alabama average:

2.17
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Ancestries: American (10.2%), English (3.3%), Irish (2.7%), German (2.2%), Scotch-Irish (1.7%), European (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 640 feet

Land area: 5.40 square miles.

Population density: 1,162 people per square mile   (low).

Lanett, Alabama map

23 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.4%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $513 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $297 (0.4%)

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 )

Latitude: 32.86 N, Longitude: 85.20 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,311 (-20.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 318 (12.4%)

Distribution of median household income in Lanett, AL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Lanett, AL in 2017
Lanett satellite photo by USGS

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
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $212,500
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $212,500
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $212,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Lanett, AL residents
Average permit cost in Lanett, AL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.8%
Alabama:

3.8%
Historical population in Lanett, AL
Historical housing units in Lanett, AL
Most common industries in Lanett, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (21.1%)
  • Educational services (9.6%)
  • Health care (8.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
  • Construction (5.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (24.1%)
  • Construction (10.5%)
  • Educational services (6.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.8%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (3.7%)
  • Health care (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (18.5%)
  • Health care (12.4%)
  • Educational services (12.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.6%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Lanett, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (11.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (13.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.6%)
  • Cashiers (5.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)

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 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 171.1 miles away from Lanett 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 Lanett 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 Lanett 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 (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 7, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lanett topographic map

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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Points of interest:

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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).

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.

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

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
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

For population 15 years and over in Lanett:

Marital status in Lanett, AL
  • Never married: 38.1%
  • Now married: 34.6%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 10.8%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

For population 25 years and over in Lanett:

  • High school or higher: 79.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.0
Alabama average:

11.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Lanett
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Lanett, AL (based on Chambers County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This county:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.91 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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:
Chambers County:

15.1%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

35.7%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Chambers County:

7.0%
Alabama:

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 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 23$76,720$40,0280$0
Firefighters 19$64,346$40,6401$1,481
Streets and Highways 17$40,929$28,8910$0
Electric Power 9$31,445$41,9270$0
Water Supply 4$9,214$27,6420$0
Gas Supply 4$14,454$43,3620$0
Financial Administration 4$17,618$52,8543$3,934
Other Government Administration 3$15,030$60,1200$0
Parks and Recreation 3$13,443$53,7720$0
Sewerage 3$14,253$57,0120$0
Police - Other 2$5,419$32,5140$0
Welfare 2$5,048$30,2882$2,901
Totals for Government 93$307,919$39,7316$8,316

Lanett government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $4,808,000 ($766.70)
    Police Protection: $1,529,000 ($243.82)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,218,000 ($194.23)
    Financial Administration: $998,000 ($159.15)
    Regular Highways: $895,000 ($142.72)
    Water Utilities: $795,000 ($126.77)
    Gas Utilities: $627,000 ($99.98)
    Solid Waste Management: $483,000 ($77.02)
    Sewerage: $344,000 ($54.86)
    Parks and Recreation: $314,000 ($50.07)
    Central Staff Services: $217,000 ($34.60)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000 ($1.91)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Electric Utilities: $3,484,000 ($555.57)
    Other - Regular Highways: $497,000 ($79.25)
    Other - Water Utilities: $458,000 ($73.03)
    Other - Gas Utilities: $315,000 ($50.23)
    Other - Air Transportation: $18,000 ($2.87)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,452,000 ($550.47)

Lanett government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $561,000 ($89.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $530,000 ($84.52)
    Air Transportation: $19,000 ($3.03)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $294,000 ($46.88)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $55,000 ($8.77)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $5,571,000 ($888.38)
    Gas Utilities: $1,057,000 ($168.55)
    Water Utilities: $840,000 ($133.95)
  • State Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $400,000 ($63.79)
    Other: $15,000 ($2.39)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,026,000 ($323.07)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $497,000 ($79.25)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $146,000 ($23.28)
    Motor Vehicle License: $34,000 ($5.42)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $16,000 ($2.55)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $5,000 ($0.80)

Lanett government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,989,000 ($2230.74)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,989,000 ($2230.74)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $7,125,000 ($1136.18)
    End of Fiscal Year: $7,035,000 ($1121.83)

Lanett government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,000 ($3.35)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $277,000 ($44.17)

6.85% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($33,457 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.85%
Alabama average:

5.95%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lee County, AL  2.21% ($34,247 average AGI)
from Troup County, GA  1.10% ($26,832)
from Randolph County, AL  0.39% ($28,370)
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

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 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Lanett fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 184ft / 56.0mTotal length
  • $21,840,000Total costs
  • 143,473Total average daily traffic
  • 19,899Total average daily truck traffic
  • 150,033Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Lanett, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 31980-1989
  • 22000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Lanett, AL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast 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:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • 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, Certificate Issue Date: 03/26/2003
    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, Certificate Issue Date: 07/19/1989
    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, Certificate Issue Date: 11/29/2001
    Registrant (Individual): John M White, 1301 Windwood Dr, Lanett, AL 36863
  • Aircraft: DJI PHANTOM 2 VISION (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine: Electric
    N-Number: 599YB , Serial Number: PH645276800, Certificate Issue Date: 10/15/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Johnny M Bolton, 1260 County Road 450, 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, Certificate Issue Date: 01/30/2014
    Registrant (Corporation): Aces Aero LLC, 1909 Moores Mill Dr, Lanett, AL 36863
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/14/2018
  • 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, Certificate Issue Date: 07/12/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Vatis H Jr Gibson, 1804 N Cherry Dr, Lanett, AL 36863
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 06/08/2017

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 25. The highest number of fire incidents - 62 took place in 2016, and the least - 4 in 2006. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Lanett, AL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (63.4%), and Outside Fires (20.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Lanett, AL
    • 24263.4%Structure Fires
    • 8020.9%Outside Fires
    • 359.2%Other
    • 256.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lanett, AL

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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lanett, AL
  • 61.6%Electricity
  • 31.0%Utility gas
  • 7.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lanett, AL
  • 73.5%Electricity
  • 20.7%Utility gas
  • 3.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Wood


Lanett compared to Alabama state average:

  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in 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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