Lockhart, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 519 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.3%
 
Males: 232  (44.8%)
Females: 287  (55.2%)
Median resident age:  37.2 years
Alabama median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 36455.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $36,818 (it was $23,281 in 2000)
Lockhart:

$36,818
AL:

$46,257

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $16,476 (it was $14,338 in 2000)

Lockhart town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $67,835 (it was $31,600 in 2000)
Lockhart:

$67,835
AL:

$136,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $76,690; Detached houses: $85,215; Mobile homes: $16,068

Median gross rent in 2016: $630.

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  • Races in Lockhart, AL (2010)

    Lockhart races chart
    • 37472.5%White alone
    • 13025.2%Black alone
    • 71.4%Hispanic
    • 40.8%Two or more races
    • 10.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lockhart: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (47.1%), English (3.3%), Irish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 287 feet

Land area: 1.09 square miles.

Population density: 477 people per square mile   (low).

Lockhart,AL real estate house value index trend

Lockhart, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Lockhart:

  • High school or higher: 78.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.7%
  • Unemployed: 16.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 41.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lockhart town:

  • Never married: 24.6%
  • Now married: 43.5%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 20.5%

8 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.9%
Alabama:

3.4%



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Lockhart, Alabama as of November 13, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Lockhart to the number of sex offenders is 103 to 1.


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

Lockhart town:  0.6% ($199)
Alabama:  0.4% ($289)
Lockhart satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gulf Breeze-Harold, FL (50.8 miles , pop. 54,412).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (93.5 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (545.6 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Florala, AL (1.2 miles ), Paxton, FL (1.8 miles ), Laurel Hill, FL (2.7 miles ), Paxton-Darlington, FL (3.6 miles ), Onycha, AL (3.9 miles ), Falco, AL (3.9 miles ), Horn Hill, AL (4.0 miles ), Libertyville, AL (4.2 miles) .

Latitude: 31.01 N, Longitude: 86.35 W

Lockhart household income distribution Lockhart home values distribution

Crime rates in Lockhart by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2006 2008 2009 2010 2012
Murders 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 00001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0183.50.00.00.0
Assaults 40000211
per 100,000 723.30.00.00.00.0371.7184.5191.6
Burglaries 10000006
per 100,000 180.80.00.00.00.00.00.01,149.4
Theft 602134010
per 100,000 1,085.00.0373.8182.8550.5743.50.01,915.7
Auto thefts 00001111
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0183.5185.9184.5191.6
Arson 0N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
per 100,000 0.0N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.3) 208.90.015.67.391.7119.051.7210.7

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Crime rate in Lockhart detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Alabama average:

2.43
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.7%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +76 (+16.1%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Construction (22%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (9%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Retail trade (51%)
  • Other services, except public administration (20%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (13%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (29%)
  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Sales and related occupations (28%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (23%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (20%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Lockhart, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lockhart-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 42% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/1/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.5 miles away from the Lockhart town center killed 9 people and injured 50 people and caused $250 million in damages.

On 12/10/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.8 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lockhart-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 85% 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 55.1 miles away from the city 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 329.8 miles away from Lockhart 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 173.8 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 146.5 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 244.5 miles away from Lockhart center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 320.2 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 Covington County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 9, Hurricanes: 9, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 4, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lockhart topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lockhart:

  • Northwest Florida State College (about 34 miles; Niceville, FL; Full-time enrollment: 5,052)
  • Enterprise State Community College (about 37 miles; Enterprise, AL; FT enrollment: 2,101)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan (about 57 miles; Dothan, AL; FT enrollment: 3,611)
  • Troy University (about 60 miles; Troy, AL; FT enrollment: 16,148)
  • The University of West Florida (about 61 miles; Pensacola, FL; FT enrollment: 10,240)
  • Pensacola State College (about 63 miles; Pensacola, FL; FT enrollment: 8,740)
  • Gulf Coast State College (about 69 miles; Panama City, FL; FT enrollment: 4,474)

Public elementary/middle school in Lockhart:

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Notable locations in Lockhart: Lockhart Florala Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Lockhart Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Covington 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 2016: 22.6%
(19.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.7% for Black residents, 40.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  66.3%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.8%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Alabama average:

12.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Lockhart town (based on Covington County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,052103
Mainline Protestant2,09313
Black Protestant6776
Catholic2911
Other2733
None14,379-
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: 9
Covington County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Covington County:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Covington County:

7.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Here:

6.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.8%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Covington County:

31.6%
Alabama:

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

5.7%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.0%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Lockhart:

46.6%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Lockhart:

29.9
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Lockhart:

16.3%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Lockhart:

15.2%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.5
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

37.3%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

53.4%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

82.5%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lockhart, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$5,818
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 3$1,798
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$837
Sewerage 1$3,020$36,2400$0
Water Supply 1$1,953$23,4360$0
Totals for Government 2$4,973$29,83812$8,453

Lockhart government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $326,000 ($628.13)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $24,000 ($46.24)
    Sewerage: $24,000 ($46.24)
    Water Utilities: $11,000 ($21.19)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($1.93)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $85,000 ($163.78)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($7.71)

Lockhart government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $49,000 ($94.41)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($11.56)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $51,000 ($98.27)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $326,000 ($628.13)
  • Tax - NEC: $21,000 ($40.46)
    Individual Income: $13,000 ($25.05)
    Property: $12,000 ($23.12)
    Total General Sales: $9,000 ($17.34)
    Public Utilities: $2,000 ($3.85)
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,000 ($1.93)

Lockhart government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $60,000 ($115.61)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $60,000 ($115.61)

Lockhart government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $212,000 ($408.48)

5.51% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,061 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.51%
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 Coffee County, AL  0.54% ($34,209 average AGI)
from Okaloosa County, FL  0.28% ($25,800)
from Walton County, FL  0.23% ($32,690)


4.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,302 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.94%
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 Coffee County, AL  0.50% ($29,661 average AGI)
to Okaloosa County, FL  0.29% ($28,833)
to Crenshaw County, AL  0.24% ($26,069)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lockhart:

  • WKWL (1230 AM; 1 kW; FLORALA, AL; Owner: FLORALA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WZEP (1460 AM; 10 kW; DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, FL; Owner: WALTON COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJSB (1050 AM; 5 kW; CRESTVIEW, FL; Owner: CRESTVIEW BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WEBY (1330 AM; 25 kW; MILTON, FL; Owner: SPINNAKER LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WGTX (1280 AM; 5 kW; DE FUNIAK SPRINGS, FL)
  • WOPP (1290 AM; 3 kW; OPP, AL; Owner: E. & R BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQLS (1200 AM; 10 kW; OZARK, AL; Owner: STYLES BROADCASTING OF DOTHAN, INC.)
  • WAMI (860 AM; 1 kW; OPP, AL; Owner: THE OPP BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNVY (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CANTONMENT, FL; Owner: 1090-AM INC.)
  • WOOF (560 AM; 5 kW; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: WOOF, INC.)
  • WTKN (1560 AM; daytime; 5 kW; DALEVILLE, AL; Owner: JOSEPH A. ADAMS, SR.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lockhart:

  • WTKE (98.1 FM; HOLT, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRJM-FM (93.7 FM; GENEVA, AL; Owner: STAGE DOOR DEVELOPMENT, INC.)
  • WDJR (96.9 FM; ENTERPRISE, AL; Owner: GULF SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WZNS (96.5 FM; FORT WALTON BEACH, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKMX (106.7 FM; ENTERPRISE, AL; Owner: WKMX, INC.)
  • WAAZ-FM (104.7 FM; CRESTVIEW, FL; Owner: CRESTVIEW BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTKX-FM (101.5 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKSM (99.5 FM; FORT WALTON BEACH, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WZTZ (101.1 FM; ELBA, AL; Owner: ELBA RADIO COMPANY)
  • WTJT (90.1 FM; BAKER, FL; Owner: OKALOOSA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WAMI-FM (102.3 FM; OPP, AL; Owner: THE OPP BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • W218AO (91.5 FM; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Lockhart:

  • WTVY (Channel 4; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WDIQ (Channel 2; DOZIER, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • W19BV (Channel 19; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: LOFLIN CHILDREN'S TRUST - FOUR)
  • W36BQ (Channel 36; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: LOFLIN CHILDREN'S TRUST - FOUR)
  • W40BE (Channel 40; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: DAVID M. LOFLIN)
  • W49BM (Channel 49; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: DAVID M. LOFLIN)
  • W57CC (Channel 57; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: LOFLIN CHILDREN'S TRUST - FOUR)
  • W59CQ (Channel 59; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: LOFLIN CHILDREN'S TRUST - FOUR)
  • W65CW (Channel 65; ANDALUSIA, AL; Owner: DAVID M. LOFLIN)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • $950,000Total costs
  • 525Total average daily traffic
  • 22Total average daily truck traffic
  • 730Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • (Florala Site) Water Tank In City Limits (Lat: 31.011944 Lon: -86.347778), Type: Tank, Structure height: 39.9 m, Overall height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: KNKQ378
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 09/04/2013, Expiration Date: 10/01/2023, Certifier: John T Scott IiiRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • Water Tank In City Limits (Lat: 31.011944 Lon: -86.347778), Type: 45.7, Overall height: 39.9 m, Registrant: 3348586744

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

LOCKHART WATER WORKS (Population served: 720, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Most common first names in Lockhart, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James873.4 years
William774.3 years
John568.8 years
Thomas574.4 years
Mary575.2 years
George583.4 years
Charles469.5 years
Willie480.0 years
Jessie479.0 years
Albert369.7 years
Most common last names in Lockhart, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis777.4 years
Barnes686.0 years
Cobb681.0 years
Bass577.4 years
Brooks565.4 years
Robinson574.8 years
Chaney478.7 years
Thompson465.7 years
Mcleod479.5 years
Henderson483.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (80%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Wood (8%)

Lockhart compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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