Mooresville, Alabama

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Population in 2013: 57 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.4%
 
Males: 28  (50.8%)
Females: 29  (49.2%)
Median resident age:  50.8 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip code: 35649

Estimated median household income in 2013: $71,279 (it was $54,167 in 2000)
Mooresville:

$71,279
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $60,048 (it was $51,694 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $330,074 (it was $220,000 in 2000)
Mooresville:

$330,074
AL:

$122,700
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    • 5094.3%White alone
    • 35.7%Black alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Mooresville: 86.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Latest news from Mooresville, AL collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: English (24.0%), German (14.0%), Irish (12.0%), Italian (4.0%), French (2.0%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 574 feet

Land area: 0.08 square miles.

Population density: 716 people per square mile   (low).

Mooresville, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Mooresville:

  • High school or higher: 92.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 75.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mooresville town:

  • Never married: 18.8%
  • Now married: 73.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 2.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,194 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,482 (0.4%)

Mooresville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Decatur, AL (6.6 miles , pop. 53,929).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (76.3 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (500.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Decatur, AL (2.6 miles ), Priceville, AL (2.7 miles ), Triana-Blackwall, AL (2.8 miles ), Triana, AL (2.9 miles ), Madison, AL (3.2 miles ), Trinity, AL (3.4 miles ), Somerville, AL (3.4 miles ), Athens, AL (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 34.63 N, Longitude: 86.88 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 256

Mooresville household income distribution Mooresville home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.1%
Alabama:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +12 (+25.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (67%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Other services, except public administration (44%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (22%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (42%)
  • Management occupations (25%)
  • Legal occupations (25%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (44%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

Average climate in Mooresville, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Mooresville, Alabama average temperatures Mooresville, Alabama average precipitation Mooresville, Alabama humidity Mooresville, Alabama wind speed Mooresville, Alabama snowfall Mooresville, Alabama sunshine Mooresville, Alabama clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Mooresville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 154% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 10.9 miles away from the Mooresville town center killed 16 people and injured 190 people.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 tornado 11.1 miles away from the town center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.

Earthquake activity:

Mooresville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 78% 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 71.9 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 87.2 miles away from Mooresville center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 83.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 270.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 207.1 miles away from Mooresville center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 212.9 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 Limestone County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Hurricanes: 3, Freezes: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mooresville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Mooresville:

  • DECATUR MORGAN HOSPITAL-DECATUR CAMPUS Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; DECATUR, AL)
  • MORGAN COUNTY HOME CARE AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; DECATUR, AL)
  • MADISON MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MADISON, AL)
  • ALACARE HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; DECATUR, AL)
  • PARKWAY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; DECATUR, AL)
  • FMC ODYSSEY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; MADISON, AL)
  • HGA HOMECARE OF DECATUR (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; DECATUR, AL)

Operable nuclear power plants near Mooresville:

  • 7 miles: Browns Ferry 1 and 2 in Decatur, AL.
  • 7 miles: Browns Ferry 3 in Decatur, AL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mooresville:

  • John C Calhoun State Community College (about 5 miles; Tanner, AL; Full-time enrollment: 7,911)
  • Athens State University (about 14 miles; Athens, AL; FT enrollment: 2,771)
  • University of Alabama in Huntsville (about 16 miles; Huntsville, AL; FT enrollment: 6,006)
  • Alabama A & M University (about 21 miles; Normal, AL; FT enrollment: 4,524)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 39 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 4,486)
  • Northwest-Shoals Community College (about 46 miles; Muscle Shoals, AL; FT enrollment: 2,702)
  • University of North Alabama (about 48 miles; Florence, AL; FT enrollment: 5,886)

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Churches in Mooresville include: Mooresville Church of Christ (A), Mooresville Union Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Limestone County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 73.9. This is about average.

City:

73.9
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 5.26. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.26
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 1.61. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.61
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 14.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.2
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.90. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.90
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.5%
(50.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  87.0%
Whole state:  67.8%

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

No gay or lesbian households reported

Mooresville compared to Alabama state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Alabama average:

11.9

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (65%)
  • Utility gas (30%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mooresville town (based on Limestone County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant33,582122
Mainline Protestant4,89925
Catholic2,4621
Other1,2094
Black Protestant86614
None39,764-
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: 10
Limestone County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Limestone County:

0.68 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 45
Limestone County:

6.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Here:

4.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.8%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Limestone County:

27.7%
Alabama:

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

23.1%
State:

13.5%
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

7.99% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,759 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.99%
Alabama average:

6.02%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($538 average AGI)
Limestone County:

0.07%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Madison County, AL  3.12% ($51,914 average AGI)
from Morgan County, AL  0.69% ($35,522)
from Lauderdale County, AL  0.31% ($40,228)


5.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,337 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.69%
Alabama average:

6.06%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($459 average AGI)
Limestone County:

0.05%
Alabama average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Madison County, AL  1.83% ($39,638 average AGI)
to Morgan County, AL  0.47% ($29,993)
to Lauderdale County, AL  0.25% ($38,639)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mooresville:

  • WYAM (890 AM; daytime; 3 kW; HARTSELLE, AL; Owner: DECATUR COMMUNICATIONS PROPERTIES, LLC)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WVNN (770 AM; 10 kW; ATHENS, AL; Owner: ATHENS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WDJL (1000 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: JAMES K. SHARP DBA 5TH AVE BROADCASTING)
  • WEUP (1600 AM; 10 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNDLEY BATTS, SR. & VIRGINIA CAPLES)
  • WEUV (1700 AM; 10 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNDLEY BATTS, SR & VIRGINIA CAPLES)
  • WHOS (800 AM; 1 kW; DECATUR, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQAH (1310 AM; 1 kW; PRICEVILLE, AL; Owner: ABERCROMBIE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKAC (1080 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ATHENS, AL; Owner: LIMESTONE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBXR (1140 AM; daytime; 15 kW; HAZEL GREEN, AL; Owner: LOW COUNTRY CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WWTM (1400 AM; 1 kW; DECATUR, AL; Owner: R & B COMMUNICATIONS,INC)
  • WAJF (1490 AM; 1 kW; DECATUR, AL; Owner: WAJF, INC.)
  • WUMP (730 AM; 1 kW; MADISON, AL; Owner: TENNESSEE VALLEY RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mooresville:

  • WAHR (99.1 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WTAK-FM (106.1 FM; HARTSELLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W263AF (100.5 FM; MOORESVILLE, AL; Owner: ARCHIE C. BOBO, PERSONAL REP. OF DORSEY E. NEWMAN ESTATE)
  • WZYP (104.3 FM; ATHENS, AL; Owner: ATHENS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • W278AA (103.5 FM; MADISON, AL; Owner: TENNESSEE VALLEY RADIO, INC.)
  • WDRM (102.1 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRSA-FM (96.9 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: NCA, INC.)
  • W289AC (105.7 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WILLIAM PAXTON ROGERS)
  • WRTT-FM (95.1 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WXQW (94.1 FM; MERIDIANVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W293AH (106.5 FM; NORMAL, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W222AK (92.3 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: PRESS W. PARHAM)
  • WAYH (88.1 FM; HARVEST, AL; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WYFD (91.7 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W249BB (97.7 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • W275AA (102.9 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: ARCHIE C. BOBO, PERSONAL REP. OF DORSEY E. NEWMAN ESTATE)
  • W300AH (107.9 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: PORTER L. BATTS)
  • W298AF (107.5 FM; HADEN, AL; Owner: HADEN RADIO COMPANY)
  • W202BV (88.3 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WLRH (89.3 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)

TV broadcast stations around Mooresville:

  • WYAM-LP (Channel 56; DECATUR, AL; Owner: DECATUR COMMUNICATION PROPERTIES, LLC)
  • WTZT-LP (Channel 11; ATHENS, AL; Owner: WTZT-LP TELEVISION STATION, L.L.C.)
  • WZDX (Channel 54; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNTSVILLE TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WAAY-TV (Channel 31; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF HUNTSVILLE LICENSE LLC)
  • WHNT-TV (Channel 19; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WMJN-LP (Channel 43; DECATUR, AL; Owner: FIRST CULLMAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W67CO (Channel 67; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WHIQ (Channel 25; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • W38BQ (Channel 38; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W66DH (Channel 66; DECATUR, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Mooresville fatal accident list:

May 1, 1983 00:10 AM, 72, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • $3,741,000Total costs
  • 200Total average daily traffic
  • 2Total average daily truck traffic
  • 300Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Mooresville)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Us Hwy 20 3 Mi E Of Decatur (Lat: 34.620917 Lon: -86.841667), Call Sign: KIY419
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.5200 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/09/2002, Expiration Date: 06/30/2012, Cancellation Date: 09/01/2012, Certifier: Brent Shaw
    Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: AA4U, Previous Call Sign: WA4UUP, Licensee ID: L00699601
    Grant Date: 11/24/1998, Expiration Date: 11/24/2008, Cancellation Date: 04/06/2003
    Registrant: Frank T Richardson Iii, Hitching Post Farms, Mooresville, AL 35649
  • Call Sign: KD4NPV, Licensee ID: L00517258
    Grant Date: 05/14/2002, Expiration Date: 08/11/2012
    Registrant: Frank T Richardson, Hi, Mooresville, AL 35649
  • Call Sign: KE4SA, Licensee ID: L01267250
    Grant Date: 04/10/2007, Expiration Date: 04/10/2017
    Registrant: John R Barran, 4903 High Street, Mooresville, AL 35649

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