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Population in 2012: 56 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.1%
 

Males: 26  (48.1%)
Females: 30  (51.9%)

Median resident age:  52.3 years
Alabama median age:  43.1 years

Zip code: 35649

Estimated median household income in 2012: $67,845 (it was $54,167 in 2000)
Mooresville:

$67,845
AL:

$41,574
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $47,028

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $329,129 (it was $220,000 in 2000)
Mooresville:

$329,129
AL:

$123,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $344,994; Detached houses: $344,994

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  • White alone - 50 (94.3%)
  • Black alone - 3 (5.7%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Mooresville: 87.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (29.4%), German (19.1%), Irish (11.8%), Scotch-Irish (5.9%), Italian (2.9%), Scottish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 574 feet

Land area: 0.08 square miles.

Population density: 703 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Mooresville:

  • High school or higher: 87.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 70.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 36.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mooresville town:

  • Never married: 26.1%
  • Now married: 65.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 4.3%

1 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.9%
Alabama:  2.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,000 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,625 (0.4%)

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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

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.5%
Alabama:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +12 (+25.5%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (50%)
  • Public administration (30%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Utilities (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Educational services (57%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (29%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)


Average climate in Mooresville, Alabama

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Tornado activity:

Mooresville-area historical tornado activity is above Alabama state average. It is 277% 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 below Alabama state average. It is 87% 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 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 36.9 miles away from the city center
On 12/12/1997 at 08:42:20, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 83.9 miles away from Mooresville center
On 11/28/1999 at 11:00:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 86.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), 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: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Freezes: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Mooresville:

  • DECATUR MORGAN HOSPITAL-DECATUR CAMPUS (Hospital, Acute Care Hospitals, Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 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)

Political contributions by individuals in Mooresville, 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: 4,995)
  • University of Alabama in Huntsville (about 16 miles; Huntsville, AL; FT enrollment: 5,084)
  • Alabama A & M University (about 21 miles; Normal, AL; FT enrollment: 4,473)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 39 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 3,575)
  • Northwest Shoals Community College-Muscle Shoals (about 46 miles; Muscle Shoals, AL; FT enrollment: 2,417)
  • University of North Alabama (about 48 miles; Florence, AL; FT enrollment: 5,338)
  • Bevill State Community College (about 59 miles; Jasper, AL; FT enrollment: 2,544)

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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
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 36.3. This is about average.
City:

36.3
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

15.0
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.6


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 9.6%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 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 above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Mooresville travel time to work - commute


Mooresville mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (57%)
  • Utility gas (38%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.99%
Here53.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionChurches of ChristUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic Church USA National Primitive Baptist Convention
Adherents54.8%22.3%11.9%1.9%1.7%
Congregations25.9%37.8%15.4%0.7%4.2%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Assemblies of GodLDS (Mormon) ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Other
Adherents1.7%1.2%0.9%0.5%3.0%
Congregations2.8%1.4%0.7%0.7%10.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll


7.72% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($50,381 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.72%
Alabama average:

6.81%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($572 average AGI)
Limestone County:

0.07%
Alabama average:

0.14%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Madison County, AL  2.69% ($57,934 average AGI)
from Morgan County, AL  0.70% ($43,101)
from Giles County, TN  0.27% ($25,169)


5.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,660 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.63%
Alabama average:

6.16%

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:
to Madison County, AL  1.97% ($39,473 average AGI)
to Morgan County, AL  0.55% ($31,168)
to Giles County, TN  0.30% ($32,845)

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
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 7 meters (23ft)
Total costs: $3,741,000
Total average daily traffic: 200
Total average daily truck traffic: 2
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 300

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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