For population 25 years and over in Lisman:
For population 15 years and over in Lisman town:
26 residents are foreign born ().
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $254 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (84.0 miles , pop. 77,906).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (118.3 miles , pop. 201,568).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (452.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Butler, AL (2.6 miles ), Needham, AL (3.6 miles) , Pennington, AL (3.7 miles ), Toxey, AL (4.2 miles) , Cuba, AL (4.3 miles ), Gilbertown, AL (4.5 miles) , Myrtlewood, AL (4.5 miles) , York, AL (4.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 32.17 N, Longitude: 88.29 W
Area code: 205
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +41 (+6.7%).
Work and jobs in Lisman: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lisman, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Lisman-area historical tornado activity is near Alabama state average. It is 126% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/1/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.6 miles away from the Lisman town center killed 2 people and injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 3/29/1976, a category F4 tornado 27.6 miles away from the town center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Lisman-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 81% 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 94.1 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 39.0 miles away from Lisman center
On 7/16/1993 at 10:54:32, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 29.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1996 at 14:15:50, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 22.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1998 at 15:20:01, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 30.1 miles away from Lisman center
On 10/26/1997 at 23:27:12, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 94.3 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 Choctaw County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Winds: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lisman:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Lisman and their reported violations in the past:NORTH CHOCTAW WATER & SEWER AUTHORITY (Population served: 3552, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 48.0%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 54.2% for Black residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Lisman compared to Alabama state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Lisman (based on Choctaw County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.63%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Lisman government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.33% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,060 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.39% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($42,578 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Lisman fatal accident list:
Dec 22, 2001 05:24 PM, 1187, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 24, 1996 09:50 PM, 10, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 5, 1986 07:27 AM, 10, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 13, 1984 05:21 PM, 1187, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lisman)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.