Oneonta, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 6,627 (75% urban, 25% rural). Population change since 2000: +18.8%
 
Males: 3,096  (46.7%)
Females: 3,531  (53.3%)
Median resident age:  36.1 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 35121.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,224 (it was $28,620 in 2000)
Oneonta:

$35,224
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,717 (it was $16,166 in 2000)

Oneonta city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $115,789 (it was $82,600 in 2000)
Oneonta:

$115,789
AL:

$122,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $147,870; Detached houses: $156,319; Mobile homes: $42,076

Median gross rent in 2013: $518.

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  • Races in Oneonta, AL (2013)

    Oneonta races chart
    • 4,14662.2%White alone
    • 1,75026.3%Hispanic
    • 5598.4%Black alone
    • 1502.3%Two or more races
    • 360.5%Other race alone
    • 140.2%American Indian alone
    • 70.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Oneonta: 87.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (11.2%), Irish (9.8%), United States (8.7%), German (8.2%), Dutch (2.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1891

Elevation: 885 feet

Land area: 15.3 square miles.

Population density: 432 people per square mile   (low).

Oneonta,AL real estate house value index trend

Oneonta, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Oneonta:

  • High school or higher: 72.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Oneonta city:

  • Never married: 21.1%
  • Now married: 50.2%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 13.8%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

474 residents are foreign born (8.0% Latin America).

This city:

8.5%
Alabama:

2.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $552 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $479 (0.5%)

Oneonta satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (34.7 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (550.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Allgood, AL (1.8 miles ), Rosa, AL (1.9 miles ), Highland Lake, AL (2.3 miles ), Cleveland, AL (2.6 miles ), Nectar, AL (3.0 miles ), Locust Fork, AL (3.0 miles ), Susan Moore, AL (3.2 miles ), Clarence, AL (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 34 buildings, average cost: $104,400
  • 1998: 25 buildings, average cost: $127,000
  • 1999: 61 buildings, average cost: $144,700
  • 2000: 51 buildings, average cost: $157,500
  • 2001: 43 buildings, average cost: $136,700
  • 2002: 34 buildings, average cost: $135,100
  • 2003: 52 buildings, average cost: $121,500
  • 2004: 31 buildings, average cost: $154,400
  • 2005: 40 buildings, average cost: $126,100
  • 2006: 32 buildings, average cost: $217,800
  • 2007: 28 buildings, average cost: $150,700
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $197,000
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $253,300
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $163,200
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $382,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $98,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $177,500
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $80,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.94 N, Longitude: 86.48 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,544 (+23.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,193 (53.5%)

Area code: 205

Oneonta household income distribution Oneonta home values distribution

Crime rates in Oneonta by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2006 2007 2008 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 00001000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.014.60.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 20212020047
per 100,000 35.60.032.915.229.20.027.30.00.060.1104.5
Robberies 11461502303
per 100,000 17.817.065.991.014.670.80.030.345.20.044.8
Assaults 6551617111035201712
per 100,000 106.784.982.3242.6247.8155.9136.7530.4301.5255.2179.1
Burglaries 201320262122824252124
per 100,000 355.6220.6329.3394.2306.1311.7109.3363.7376.9315.3358.2
Thefts 163188258256235195145137157172169
per 100,000 2,897.83,190.84,248.33,881.13,425.72,762.81,981.72,076.12,367.02,582.22,522.0
Auto thefts 121115321213813111615
per 100,000 213.3186.7247.0485.1174.9184.2109.3197.0165.8240.2223.8
Arson 000N/AN/AN/A00N/AN/AN/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.0N/AN/AN/A0.00.0N/AN/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.9) 208.3176.1269.3302.8272.8195.1141.7234.2203.6238.3270.6

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Oneonta detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 20 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.84
Alabama average:

2.27

Oneonta tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +593 (+11.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (20%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (39%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Information (3%)
  • Finance and insurance (2%)
  • Other services, except public administration (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Oneonta: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Oneonta, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Oneonta-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 170% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/24/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.2 miles away from the Oneonta city center injured 22 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 11/18/1957, a category F4 tornado 3.5 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Oneonta-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 79% 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 61.8 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 58.1 miles away from Oneonta center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 79.7 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 200.4 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 122.8 miles away from Oneonta 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 248.0 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 Blount County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 7, Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 3, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Oneonta topographic map

Birthplace of: Steve Patton - Football player and coach.

Main business address for: OTELCO INC. (TELEPHONE COMMUNICATIONS (NO RADIO TELEPHONE)).

Hospitals and medical centers in Oneonta:

  • BAPTIST HEALTH SYSTEM HOSPICE - BLOUNT (204 WASHINGTON AVE, E)
  • ST VINCENTS BLOUNT (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 150 GILBREATH DRIVE)
  • GOLDEN LIVING CENTER - ONEONTA (215 VALLEY ROAD)
  • TLC NURSING CENTER (212 ELLEN STREET)
  • RCG ONEONTA (150 GILBREATH DRIVE, SUITE 1)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF BLOUNTSVILLE (1106 2ND AVENUE E, SUITE E)
  • CARE FIRST HOME HEALTH OF BLOUNT COUNTY (1104 2ND AVE EAST, SUITE C)

Airports and heliports located in Oneonta:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oneonta:

  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 20 miles; Hanceville, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,486)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 24 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 6,041)
  • Snead State Community College (about 26 miles; Boaz, AL; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Gadsden State Community College (about 29 miles; Gadsden, AL; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 36 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 14,853)
  • Samford University (about 38 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)
  • Virginia College-Birmingham (about 39 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 8,167)

Public high schools in Oneonta:

  • APPALACHIAN SCH (Students: 686, Location: 350 COUNTY HIGHWAY 12, Grades: KG-12)
  • ONEONTA HIGH SCH (Students: 623, Location: 27605 STATE HWY 75, Grades: 9-12)
  • ALLGOOD ALT SCH (Location: 45 COMMUNITY RD, Grades: 2-12)

Private high school in Oneonta:

  • VICTORY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 22, Location: 4204 COUNTY HIGHWAY 29, Grades: PK-10)

Public elementary/middle schools in Oneonta:

  • ONEONTA ELEM SCH (Students: 801, Location: 27605 STATE HWY 75, Grades: KG-5)
  • ONEONTA MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 27605 STATE HIGHWAY 75, Grades: 6-8)
See full list of schools located in Oneonta

Library in Oneonta:

  • ONEONTA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $341,969; Location: 221 SECOND STREET SOUTH; 50,063 books; 1,982 audio materials; 1,548 video materials; 81 state licensed databases; 103 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Oneonta: Oneonta Industrial Park (A), Heritage Green Golf Course (B), Blount County Courthouse (C), Blount County Memorial Museum (D), Blount County-Oneonta Agri-Business Center (E), Oneonta City Hall (F), Blount Emergency Medical Services (G), Oneonta Fire Department (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Oneonta: OTELCO INC. (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Oneonta include: Mount Olive Baptist Church (A), Oneonta Methodist Church (B), Oneonta Church of Christ (C), Mount Zion Baptist Church (D), First Baptist Church (E), Bethlehem United Methodist Church (F), Philadelphia Baptist Church (G), Lester Memorial United Methodist Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Oakhill Cemetery (1), Liberty Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Whited Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Limestone Spring Branch (A), Floyd Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Oneonta include: Oneonta Recreation Park (1), Woodland Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Blount CO - Memorial Museum (204 2nd Street North) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Best Western Colonial Inn (293 Valley Road) (1), BAMA Motel (500 4th Avenue East) (2), Covered Bridge Inn & Suites (120 High School Street) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Court Referral Education (411 4th Avenue West) (1), Blount Co - Court Referral (220 2nd Avenue East) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Blount County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2011 was 50.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

50.7
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.5%
(15.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.6% for Black residents, 22.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.0% for American Indian residents, 8.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.1%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.7%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Oneonta in 2010:

  • 267 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 129 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 9 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Oneonta in 2000:

  • 320 people in nursing homes
  • 90 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 34 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 16 people in homes for the mentally ill

Oneonta, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Oneonta (2011 data):

  • The Hometown Bank of Alabama: The Hometown Bank Of Alabama at 2002 2nd Avenue, East, branch established on 2003/10/20. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $283.9 mil, Deposits: $246.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Hometown Bancorp Of Alabama, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: First Avenue Branch at 201 First Avenue East, branch established on 1931/08/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Compass Bank: Oneonta Branch at 300 Second Avenue East, branch established on 1940/12/31. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
  • Cadence Bank, N.A.: Oneonta Branch at 608 Second Avenue East, branch established on 1985/08/19. Info updated 2011/12/14: Bank assets: $3,909.7 mil, Deposits: $3,124.0 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 112 total offices, Holding Company: Cadence Bancorp Llc
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Oneonta Branch at 415 Second Avenue East, branch established on 1974/12/09. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • Peoples Bank of Alabama: Oneonta Branch at 918 2nd Avenue East, branch established on 2000/08/12. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $511.3 mil, Deposits: $426.1 mil, headquarters in Cullman, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 29 total offices, Holding Company: Altrust Financial Services, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.5
Alabama average:

11.9

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

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Religion statistics for Oneonta city (based on Blount County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant29,223122
Catholic4,7441
Mainline Protestant3,03529
Other2922
Black Protestant582
None19,970-
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
Blount County:

1.06 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Blount County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Blount County:

5.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Blount County:

31.5%
Alabama:

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

19.9%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Oneonta:

46.5%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Oneonta:

41.6%
State:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Oneonta:

28.8
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Oneonta:

23.6%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.2%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Oneonta:

6.8
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Oneonta:

33.3%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

51.5%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Oneonta:

75.6%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Oneonta, 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
Financial Administration 3$12,728$50,9120$0
Other Government Administration 11$29,113$31,7600$0
Judicial and Legal 4$9,346$28,0380$0
Police Protection - Officers 20$72,730$43,6382$983
Police - Other 1$2,746$32,9520$0
Firefighters 17$63,089$44,5335$6,340
Streets and Highways 11$29,702$32,4020$0
Welfare 3$3,299$13,1960$0
Sewerage 3$13,718$54,8720$0
Parks and Recreation 3$8,459$33,83615$3,259
Water Supply 9$31,700$42,2670$0
Gas Supply 6$24,883$49,7660$0
Local Libraries 5$12,484$29,9628$1,555
Other and Unallocable 7$27,369$46,9180$0
Totals for Government 103$341,366$39,77130$12,137

Oneonta government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $265,000 ($39.99)
  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $2,212,000 ($333.79)
    Water Utilities: $1,966,000 ($296.67)
    Financial Administration: $1,002,000 ($151.20)
    Police Protection: $720,000 ($108.65)
    Solid Waste Management: $642,000 ($96.88)
    Regular Highways: $589,000 ($88.88)
    Fire Protection: $527,000 ($79.52)
    Central Staff Services: $347,000 ($52.36)
    Parks & Recreation: $326,000 ($49.19)
    Sewerage: $285,000 ($43.01)
    Libraries: $215,000 ($32.44)
    General - Other: $191,000 ($28.82)
    Health Services - Other: $63,000 ($9.51)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,277,000 ($192.70)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,047,000 ($308.89)

Oneonta government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $806,000 ($121.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $648,000 ($97.78)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $112,000 ($16.90)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $582,000 ($87.82)
    Interest Earnings: $120,000 ($18.11)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $2,870,000 ($433.08)
    Water Utilities: $2,423,000 ($365.63)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $71,000 ($10.71)
    Highways: $59,000 ($8.90)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $3,226,000 ($486.80)
    NEC: $805,000 ($121.47)
    Property: $300,000 ($45.27)
    Public Utilities: $247,000 ($37.27)
    Motor Vehicle License: $48,000 ($7.24)

Oneonta government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $19,105,000 ($2882.90)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $1,815,000 ($273.88)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,373,000 ($659.88)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $16,295,000 ($2458.88)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $252,000 ($38.03)

Oneonta government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $8,211,000 ($1239.02)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $166,000 ($25.05)

5.86% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,013 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.86%
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 Jefferson County, AL  2.50% ($35,993 average AGI)
from Cullman County, AL  0.44% ($30,235)
from Marshall County, AL  0.43% ($26,139)


5.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,306 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.77%
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 Jefferson County, AL  1.87% ($32,947 average AGI)
to Cullman County, AL  0.58% ($32,443)
to Marshall County, AL  0.56% ($24,127)

Strongest AM radio stations in Oneonta:

  • WCRL (1570 AM; 3 kW; ONEONTA, AL; Owner: BLOUNT COUNTY BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAAX (570 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WJBY (930 AM; 5 kW; RAINBOW CITY, AL; Owner: GADSDEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WGAD (1350 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: DEKALB COUNTY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFHK (1430 AM; 5 kW; PELL CITY, AL; Owner: STOCKS BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Oneonta:

  • WKLD (97.7 FM; ONEONTA, AL; Owner: BLOUNT COUNTY BROADCASTING SERVICE INC.)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WKXX (102.9 FM; ATTALLA, AL; Owner: BROADCAST MEDIA LLC)
  • WQSB (105.1 FM; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: SAND MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, 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.)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)
  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WYSF (94.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRHY (105.9 FM; CENTRE, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMJJ (96.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGIB (91.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • WRSA-FM (96.9 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: NCA, INC.)
  • WAFN-FM (92.7 FM; ARAB, AL; Owner: FUN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WQEN (103.7 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Oneonta:

  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WIAT (Channel 42; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIQ (Channel 10; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WBRC (Channel 6; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTTO (Channel 21; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WVTM-TV (Channel 13; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM BROADCASTING (WVTM-TV), LLC)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WJSU-TV (Channel 40; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WABM (Channel 68; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM (WABM-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WZDX (Channel 54; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNTSVILLE TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • W15AP (Channel 15; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
Oneonta fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Oneonta fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 5m16ftTotal length
  • $4,013,000Total costs
  • 6,795Total average daily traffic
  • 1,013Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,940Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Oneonta)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 104 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Oneonta, 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: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 52 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Oneonta)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Oneonta)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$139,6755$104,08218$149,6374$25,7833$57,1473$18,317
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$147,6800$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$43,8108$144,7681$58,4100$01$54,450
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$179,3600$04$207,4880$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$154,2750$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0501.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$324,390
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0501.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

  • ONEONTA UTILITIES BOARD (Population served: 18,366, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 79
  • Hazardous Condition: 35
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Oneonta

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Oneonta, AL

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (74%)
  • Utility gas (25%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Oneonta, AL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Nike2
Best Western1Papa John's Pizza1
Blockbuster1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1SAS Shoes1
Domino's Pizza1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx2Sears1
Ford1Subway1
Goodwill4T-Mobile2
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Jones New York1UPS2
KFC1Walmart1

Oneonta compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Oneonta on our top lists:

  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Health care and social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people driving a car to work alone (population 5,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
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