Ohatchee, Alabama

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Population in 2017: 1,157 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.8%
 
Males: 565  (48.9%)
Females: 592  (51.1%)
Median resident age:

49.2 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 36271.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $56,016 (it was $38,359 in 2000)
Ohatchee:

$56,016
AL:

$48,123

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,270 (it was $19,032 in 2000)

Ohatchee town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $138,225 (it was $64,900 in 2000)
Ohatchee:

$138,225
AL:

$141,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $198,309; detached houses: $230,522; mobile homes: $105,028

Median gross rent in 2017: $643.

March 2019 cost of living index in Ohatchee: 81.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.7%
(13.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Ohatchee, AL (2010)
    • 1,09593.6%White alone
    • 383.2%Black alone
    • 242.1%Two or more races
    • 70.6%Hispanic
    • 60.5%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 22 registered sex offenders living in Ohatchee, Alabama as of August 10, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Ohatchee is 46 to 1.


Crime rates in Ohatchee by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2009

2010

2014

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(81.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(80.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(164.3)
2
(163.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(81.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(87.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(493.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(80.2)
1
(77.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(88.1)
2
(172.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
21
(1,726)
14
(1,146)
32
(2,602)
4
(320.8)
2
(155.6)
12
(1,047)
21
(1,836)
14
(1,233)
6
(518.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
65
(5,341)
20
(1,637)
29
(2,358)
3
(240.6)
6
(466.9)
11
(959.9)
8
(699.3)
22
(1,938)
4
(345.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
17
(1,397)
2
(163.7)
7
(569.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(155.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(86.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)676.3477.9322.0208.557.6111.7182.7181.591.6

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City-data.com crime index in Ohatchee, AL

Crime rate in Ohatchee detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.91
Alabama average:

2.17
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Ancestries: American (41.0%), Irish (17.7%), English (11.7%), German (3.2%), Italian (2.3%), Scottish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 506 feet

Land area: 6.01 square miles.

Population density: 193 people per square mile   (very low).

Ohatchee, Alabama map

12 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.0%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $489 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $355 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (48.6 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (563.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Southside, AL (2.6 miles ),
Ragland, AL (2.7 miles ),
Websters Chapel-Alexandria Valley, AL (2.9 miles ),
Alexandria, AL (3.0 miles ),
Rainbow City, AL (3.1 miles ),
Glencoe, AL (3.4 miles ),
Saks, AL (3.6 miles ),
Steele, AL (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 33.80 N, Longitude: 86.04 W

Area code: 256

Distribution of median household income in Ohatchee, AL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Ohatchee, AL in 2017

Ohatchee satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $114,500
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $127,300
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $162,800
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $194,900
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $228,000
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $228,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,300
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $151,000
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $203,700
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $166,800
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $143,300
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $135,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Ohatchee, AL residents
Average permit cost in Ohatchee, AL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.4%
Alabama:

3.8%
Most common industries in Ohatchee, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (13.2%)
  • Health care (9.5%)
  • Educational services (8.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.9%)
  • Construction (6.7%)
  • Truck transportation (4.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (14.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (12.4%)
  • Construction (11.0%)
  • Truck transportation (7.1%)
  • Educational services (6.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.3%)
  • Public administration (12.1%)
  • Educational services (12.1%)
  • Social assistance (8.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.7%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.9%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Ohatchee, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
  • Other financial specialists (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (12.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Construction laborers (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (6.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.8%)
  • Registered nurses (5.4%)
  • Personal appearance workers (4.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.5%)
  • Other financial specialists (4.5%)

Average climate in Ohatchee, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Ohatchee, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 73.1. This is about average.

City:

73.1
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2006 was 32.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.88. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.88
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Ohatchee-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 145% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/27/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.7 miles away from the Ohatchee town center killed 22 people and injured 150 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 11/24/2001, a category F4 tornado 21.8 miles away from the town center injured 22 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ohatchee-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 80% 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 53.2 miles away from Ohatchee 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 75.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 103.9 miles away from Ohatchee 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 198.9 miles away from Ohatchee center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 203.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 181.5 miles away from Ohatchee center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Calhoun County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 9, Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 4, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ohatchee topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ohatchee:

  • RAINBOW CITY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; RAINBOW CITY, AL)
  • MCGUFFEY HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GADSDEN, AL)
  • MCGUFFEY HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GADSDEN, AL)
  • COOSA VALLEY HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; GLENCOE, AL)
  • GADSDEN HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; GADSDEN, AL)
  • ATTALLA HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ATTALLA, AL)
  • GADSDEN REGIONAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; ATTALLA, AL)

Amtrak station near Ohatchee:

  • 16 miles: ANNISTON (126 W.4TH ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ohatchee:

  • Gadsden State Community College (about 14 miles; Gadsden, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,650)
  • Jacksonville State University (about 16 miles; Jacksonville, AL; FT enrollment: 7,566)
  • Snead State Community College (about 29 miles; Boaz, AL; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 40 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 6,041)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 47 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 4,486)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 50 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 14,853)
  • Samford University (about 50 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)

Public high school in Ohatchee:

Public elementary/middle school in Ohatchee:

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Library in Ohatchee:

  • OHATCHEE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $52,266; Location: 7803 AL HIGHWAY 77; 4,980 books; 231 audio materials; 5 video materials; 81 state licensed databases; 10 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Ohatchee Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Ohatchee include: Ten Island Baptist Church (A), Ohatchee United Methodist Church (B), Victory Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Ten Island Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Clyde Propst - College coach.

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Ohatchee that have no violations reported:

  • OHATCHEE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1,425, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

76.2%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

3.2%
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: 0.6% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Ohatchee:

Marital status in Ohatchee, AL
  • Never married: 19.0%
  • Now married: 61.9%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

For population 25 years and over in Ohatchee:

  • High school or higher: 86.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Alabama average:

11.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ohatchee, AL (based on Calhoun County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant67,564204
Mainline Protestant7,06642
Black Protestant5,16324
Catholic3,1924
Other1,5906
Orthodox401
None33,957-
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: 31
Calhoun County:

2.75 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Calhoun County:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Calhoun County:

0.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 87
This county:

7.71 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 76
Calhoun County:

6.73 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

13.5%
State:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

33.2%
Alabama:

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

15.1%
Alabama:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.9%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.0%
State:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Ohatchee:

29.2
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.7%
State:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.9%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Ohatchee:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Ohatchee:

38.8%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

57.0%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Ohatchee:

78.7%
State:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ohatchee, 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
Police Protection - Officers 5$12,690$30,4561$1,098
Water Supply 2$5,204$31,2240$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,281$27,3720$0
Financial Administration 1$2,303$27,6360$0
Welfare 1$1,293$15,5161$441
Other and Unallocable 1$1,820$21,8400$0
Local Libraries 1$1,581$18,9721$204
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$2,701
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 12$27,172$27,1729$4,444

Ohatchee government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $248,000 ($214.35)
    General - Other: $198,000 ($171.13)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $190,000 ($164.22)
    Central Staff Services: $163,000 ($140.88)
    Regular Highways: $113,000 ($97.67)
    Water Utilities: $70,000 ($60.50)
    Libraries: $49,000 ($42.35)
    Solid Waste Management: $48,000 ($41.49)
    Public Welfare - Other: $35,000 ($30.25)
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000 ($7.78)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,000 ($1.73)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Water Utilities: $101,000 ($87.29)
    Other - Corrections: $3,000 ($2.59)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $393,000 ($339.67)

Ohatchee government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $76,000 ($65.69)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $7,000 ($6.05)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $289,000 ($249.78)
    Rents: $63,000 ($54.45)
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000 ($5.19)
    Donations From Private Sources: $3,000 ($2.59)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.86)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $184,000 ($159.03)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $4,000 ($3.46)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $538,000 ($465.00)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $106,000 ($91.62)
    Public Utilities Sales: $66,000 ($57.04)
    Property: $43,000 ($37.17)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $22,000 ($19.01)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $22,000 ($19.01)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $13,000 ($11.24)

Ohatchee government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,000 ($0.86)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,000 ($0.86)

5.27% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,578 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.27%
Alabama average:

5.95%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Talladega County, AL  0.96% ($36,956 average AGI)
from Etowah County, AL  0.46% ($32,734)
from Cleburne County, AL  0.22% ($31,393)


5.62% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,657 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.62%
Alabama average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Talladega County, AL  0.90% ($40,186 average AGI)
to Etowah County, AL  0.43% ($35,410)
to Jefferson County, AL  0.35% ($37,366)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ohatchee:

  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WAAX (570 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJBY (930 AM; 5 kW; RAINBOW CITY, AL; Owner: GADSDEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WHMA (1390 AM; 5 kW; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: CASEY NETWORK, LLC)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGAD (1350 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: DEKALB COUNTY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WFHK (1430 AM; 5 kW; PELL CITY, AL; Owner: STOCKS BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ohatchee:

  • WGRW (90.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WORD WORKS, INC.)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WLJS-FM (91.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES/JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKXX (102.9 FM; ATTALLA, AL; Owner: BROADCAST MEDIA LLC)
  • WGMZ (93.1 FM; GLENCOE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQSB (105.1 FM; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: SAND MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WRHY (105.9 FM; CENTRE, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W269AX (101.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSGN (91.5 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: GADSDEN STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WTDR (92.7 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: JACOBS BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WTBB (89.9 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; WARRIOR, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSSY-FM (97.5 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: GREAT SOUTH RFDC, LLC)
  • WMAX-FM (105.3 FM; BOWDON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)

TV broadcast stations around Ohatchee:

  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WCIQ (Channel 7; MOUNT CHEAHA, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WJSU-TV (Channel 40; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • W50BO (Channel 50; ASHVILLE, AL; Owner: BOWLIN AND JOHNSON)
  • W15AP (Channel 15; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WJXS-CA (Channel 24; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA HERITAGE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • Ohatchee, Alabama
  • Fatal accident count10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents22
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:1
  • Fatalities11
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents37
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Alabama average
  • Fatal accident count7748
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents11453
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2523
  • Fatalities8680
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents18614
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents416
See more detailed statistics of Ohatchee fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 22Number of bridges
  • 328ft / 100mTotal length
  • $29,709,000Total costs
  • 62,365Total average daily traffic
  • 8,704Total average daily truck traffic
  • 78,787Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Ohatchee, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 51950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 82000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Ohatchee, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 5706 Peeks Hill Rd. (Lat: 33.848611 Lon: -85.920833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.8 m, Call Sign: WPSW807, Licensee ID: L00005009,
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.362 MHz, 851.437 MHz, 851.687 MHz, 851.712 MHz, 851.912 MHz, 851.937 MHz, 851.962 MHz, 852.087 MHz, 852.112 MHz, 852.137 MHz... (+199 more), Grant Date: 08/04/2001, Expiration Date: 08/04/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/25/2008, Certifier: Robin J Glenny, Registrant: Nextel License Holdings 1, Inc., 2001 Edmund Halley Drive, Reston, VA 20191, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4142

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 301 Main St (Lat: 33.783722 Lon: -86.001639), Call Sign: WRB462,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.400 MHz, Grant Date: 06/09/1999, Expiration Date: 07/31/2004, Cancellation Date: 10/02/2004, Registrant: City Of Ohatchee, Ohatchee, AL 36271, Phone: (205) 892-3911

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • OHATCHEE PD, 7801 Al Hwy 77 (Lat: 33.782111 Lon: -86.038194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 29 m, Call Sign: WQGL279,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6745.62 MHz, Grant Date: 02/21/2007, Expiration Date: 02/21/2017, Cancellation Date: 04/29/2017, Certifier: Kevin Jenkins, Registrant: Apco International, Inc., 351 N. Williamson Blvd., Daytona Beach, FL 32114, Phone: (386) 944-2469, Email:
  • OHATCHEE, 1010 Ring Road (Lat: 33.794167 Lon: -86.024528), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 85.6 m, Overall height: 87.5 m, Call Sign: WQRB266,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11405.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/08/2013, Expiration Date: 04/08/2023, Certifier: Chris Harris, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • BRUNNER, 1860 Mitchellville Road (Lat: 33.689778 Lon: -86.079111), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WQUC664,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11175.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/04/2014, Expiration Date: 06/04/2024, Certifier: John Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • OHATCHEE, Alabama Highway 77 (Lat: 33.786861 Lon: -86.035083), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93 m, Call Sign: WQYN977,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19400.0 MHz, 19400.0 MHz, 19400.0 MHz, 19400.0 MHz, 19400.0 MHz, 19400.0 MHz, 19400.0 MHz, 19400.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz... (+14 more), Grant Date: 11/25/2016, Expiration Date: 11/25/2026, Certifier: Larry F Butts, Registrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th St/Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Email:
  • HENRY DAM, Hwy 26 (Lat: 33.784444 Lon: -86.052500), Type: Bridg, Structure height: 32 m, Call Sign: WRDD522,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17840.0 MHz, 17840.0 MHz, 17840.0 MHz, 17840.0 MHz, 17840.0 MHz, 17840.0 MHz, 17840.0 MHz, 17840.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/02/2019, Expiration Date: 04/02/2029, Certifier: Larry F Butts, Registrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th St/Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Email:
  • STATION, Henry Dam 2.8 Mi E Of (Lat: 33.784528 Lon: -86.052444), Overall height: 5.8 m, Call Sign: KTS41,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6855.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/27/2001, Expiration Date: 12/26/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/17/2003, Registrant: Mcdermott, Will & Emery, 600 13th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20005-3096, Phone: (202) 756-8283, Fax: (202) 756-8087, Email:
  • GREENSPORT, 7 Miles Nw Of (Lat: 33.825917 Lon: -86.110528), Overall height: 42.1 m, Call Sign: WLB315, Licensee ID: L00115313,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3770.00 MHz, 3770.00 MHz, 3710.00 MHz, 3710.00 MHz, 3790.00 MHz, 3790.00 MHz, 3850.00 MHz, 3850.00 MHz, 3930.00 MHz, 3930.00 MHz... (+14 more), Grant Date: 01/23/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/10/2004, Registrant: Mci Worldcom Network Services, Inc. (Debtor-In-Possession)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ohatchee)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5645B , Serial Number: 33645, Year manufactured: 1956, Certificate Issue Date: 02/14/2013
    Registrant (Co-Owned): William R Henderson, 980 Cherokee Trl, Ohatchee, AL 36271, Other Owners: Jerome G Henderson
  • Aircraft: COCHRAN JEFF D ZENITH CH750 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CORVAIR GO-140 (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 750ZV , Serial Number: 75-7811, Year manufactured: 2012, Airworthiness Date: 04/24/2013, Certificate Issue Date: 07/30/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Jeff D Cochran, 184 Three Cedars Rd, Ohatchee, AL 36271
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9309E , Serial Number: 11AC-947, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/01/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 09/23/2016
    Registrant (Individual): William R Henderson, 1030 Cherokee Trl, Ohatchee, AL 36271
  • Aircraft: DOBBS LARRY ZENAIR CH 601XL (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX SEE BOMBADIER (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 97LD , Serial Number: 6-9352, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 07/22/2003, Certificate Issue Date: 04/14/2003
    Registrant (Individual): Larry Dobbs, 404 Virgil Dr, Ohatchee, AL 36271

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$76,3706$139,8931$16,7701$131,8401$37,320
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$70,6903$125,4471$27,0900$01$68,710
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$274,5100$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$100,6200$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0026.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$76,2001$102,940
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0026.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Ohatchee, AL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Ohatchee, AL - Value

2005 - 2012 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2012 the average number of fire incidents per year is 18. The highest number of fires - 47 took place in 2007, and the least - 1 in 2012. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Ohatchee, AL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (56.6%), and Structure Fires (38.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Ohatchee, AL
    • 8256.6%Outside Fires
    • 5638.6%Structure Fires
    • 42.8%Other
    • 32.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ohatchee, AL
Most common first names in Ohatchee, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4169.3 years
John3873.0 years
Mary3773.5 years
William3571.6 years
Charles2370.3 years
Robert2369.3 years
Thomas1774.5 years
George1369.3 years
Willie1276.0 years
Donald965.3 years
Most common last names in Ohatchee, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones1979.0 years
Howard1971.4 years
Smith1871.6 years
Haynes1678.1 years
Martin1575.3 years
Jennings1573.5 years
Brewster1368.2 years
Johnson1366.1 years
Bryant1278.9 years
Williams1168.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ohatchee, AL
  • 75.1%Electricity
  • 21.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%Utility gas
  • 1.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ohatchee, AL
  • 91.8%Electricity
  • 8.2%Utility gas


Ohatchee compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Ohatchee on our top lists:

  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other South America (population 500+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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