For population 25 years and over in Monroeville:
For population 15 years and over in Monroeville city:
93 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $273 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mobile, AL (74.0 miles , pop. 198,915).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (84.8 miles , pop. 201,568).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (494.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Peterman, AL (2.5 miles ), Excel, AL (2.5 miles ), Frisco City, AL (2.7 miles ), Repton, AL (3.0 miles ), Beatrice, AL (4.1 miles ), Lyeffion, AL (4.5 miles ), Uriah, AL (4.6 miles ), Vredenburgh, AL (4.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 31.52 N, Longitude: 87.33 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,127 (+32.5%)
Area code: 251
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Monroeville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 27 (21 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -205 (-2.9%).
Work and jobs in Monroeville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Monroeville, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Monroeville-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 88% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/23/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.0 miles away from the Monroeville city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 4/18/1978, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.1 miles away from the city center injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Monroeville-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 83% 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 27.5 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 85.9 miles away from Monroeville center
On 10/26/1997 at 23:27:12, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 29.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/16/1993 at 10:54:32, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 61.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/30/2003 at 02:28:03, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 30.1 miles away from Monroeville center
On 3/22/2005 at 08:11:50, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.4 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 Monroe County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Bill Selby - Baseball player, Chris Booker - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Cincinnati Reds, born: Dec 9, 1976), Cynthia Tucker - Journalist, Harper Lee - (born 1926), To Kill a Mockingbird, Marie Rudisill - Television personality, Mark Childress - Novelist, Chris Booker (baseball) - Baseball player.
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Local government website: www.monroecountyal.com
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Monroeville and their reported violations in the past:MONROEVILLE (WATER WORKS BD. OF CITY OF) (Population served: 9600, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 33.7%
(13.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.3% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
194 people in nursing homes in 2000
People in group quarters in Monroeville in 2010:
47 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Monroeville compared to Alabama state average:
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Religion statistics for Monroeville (based on Monroe County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.34%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
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Monroeville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
4.41% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,027 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:
5.28% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,812 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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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Monroeville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 62 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Monroeville, AL)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 5 (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: 36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Monroeville)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Monroeville)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 19 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.