McMullen, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 10 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -84.8%
Males: (34.8%)
Females: (65.2%)
Median resident age:  65.5 years
Alabama median age:  39.0 years

Zip code: 35442

Estimated median household income in 2016: $23,899 (it was $30,000 in 2000)
McMullen:

$23,899
AL:

$46,257

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $17,053 (it was $10,458 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $48,207 (it was $29,300 in 2000)
McMullen:

$48,207
AL:

$136,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $100,194; Detached houses: $100,195
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  • Races in McMullen, AL (2010)

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    • 660.0%Black alone
    • 330.0%Hispanic
    • 110.0%White alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in McMullen: 78.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (40.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 197 feet

Land area: 0.12 square miles.

Population density: 82 people per square mile   (very low).

McMullen, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in McMullen:

  • High school or higher: 57.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 11.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in McMullen town:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 0.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 57.4%
  • Divorced: 42.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $219 (1.0%)

McMullen satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (37.2 miles , pop. 77,906).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (82.8 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (485.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Aliceville, AL (1.4 miles ), South Pickens, AL (1.7 miles ), Memphis, AL (2.7 miles) , Pickensville, AL (2.8 miles ), Carrollton, AL (3.0 miles ), Mantua-West Greene, AL (3.7 miles ), Panola-Geiger, AL (4.1 miles ), Macedonia, AL (4.2 miles ).

Latitude: 33.15 N, Longitude: 88.17 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 205

McMullen household income distribution McMullen home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.2%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -46 (-41.1%).

Average climate in McMullen, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

McMullen-area historical tornado activity is near Alabama state average. It is 96% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.5 miles away from the McMullen town center killed 3 people and injured 178 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/12/1986, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.6 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

McMullen-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 56.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 43.9 miles away from McMullen 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 37.3 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 149.8 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 173.3 miles away from McMullen center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 211.4 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 Pickens County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 4, Floods: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
McMullen topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near McMullen:

  • ALICEVILLE MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; ALICEVILLE, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to McMullen:

  • Mississippi University for Women (about 28 miles; Columbus, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,565)
  • East Mississippi Community College (about 29 miles; Scooba, MS; FT enrollment: 5,180)
  • Shelton State Community College (about 36 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 4,106)
  • The University of Alabama (about 37 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 30,931)
  • University of West Alabama (about 39 miles; Livingston, AL; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • Mississippi State University (about 42 miles; Mississippi State, MS; FT enrollment: 18,237)
  • Meridian Community College (about 64 miles; Meridian, MS; FT enrollment: 2,750)

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Pickens County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 28.6%
Average household size:
This town:  1.4 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  14.3%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  0.0%
Whole state:  4.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

27.2
Alabama average:

12.0

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

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Religion statistics for McMullen town (based on Pickens County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,79562
Black Protestant1,71615
Mainline Protestant1,60319
Other3121
Catholic741
None6,246-
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: 6
Pickens County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Pickens County:

4.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

4.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.6%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Pickens County:

35.3%
Alabama:

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

10.2%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
McMullen:

46.3%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.3%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.9
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.3%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
McMullen:

18.3%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
McMullen:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

38.6%
State:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

47.8%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.5%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of McMullen, 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

4.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,656 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.01%
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 Tuscaloosa County, AL  1.30% ($32,786 average AGI)
from Lowndes County, MS  0.43% ($28,143)
from Lamar County, AL  0.17% ($39,909)


5.17% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,899 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.17%
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 Tuscaloosa County, AL  2.19% ($28,105 average AGI)
to Lowndes County, MS  0.49% ($34,531)
to Jefferson County, AL  0.24% ($30,500)

Strongest AM radio stations in McMullen:

  • WRAG (590 AM; 1 kW; CARROLLTON, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WTSK (790 AM; 5 kW; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WSPZ (1150 AM; 5 kW; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: RADIO SOUTH, INC)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WYLS (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; YORK, AL; Owner: GRANTELL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWPG (1280 AM; 5 kW; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: LAWSON OF TUSCALOOSA, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WMOX (1010 AM; 10 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MAGNOLIA STATE B/C CO., INC.)
  • WACT (1420 AM; 5 kW; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in McMullen:

  • WZBQ (94.1 FM; CARROLLTON, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WALN (89.3 FM; CARROLLTON, AL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • W213AS (90.5 FM; CARROLLTON, AL; Owner: WEST ALABAMA CHRISTIAN COMMS., INC.)
  • WBEI (101.7 FM; REFORM, AL; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WTXT (98.1 FM; FAYETTE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WACR-FM (103.9 FM; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: T & W COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WAJV (98.9 FM; BROOKSVILLE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQZZ (104.3 FM; EUTAW, AL; Owner: JIM LAWSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSYE (93.3 FM; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: JMD, INC.)
  • WTUG-FM (92.9 FM; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WBHJ (95.7 FM; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WMBC (103.1 FM; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKOR-FM (94.9 FM; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMXU (106.1 FM; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around McMullen:

  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WCBI-TV (Channel 4; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WLDM (Channel 23; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: CHANNEL 23, LLC)
  • W25AD (Channel 25; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $6,304,000Total costs
  • 35,080Total average daily traffic
  • 1,052Total average daily truck traffic
  • 44,620Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (55%)
  • Utility gas (19%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Wood (13%)

McMullen compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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