Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Montgomery, AL (78.6 miles , pop. 201,568).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (499.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Monroeville, AL (2.5 miles ), Beatrice, AL (3.2 miles ), Excel, AL (3.5 miles ), Repton, AL (3.5 miles ), Frisco City, AL (3.7 miles ), Lyeffion, AL (4.0 miles) , Vredenburgh, AL (4.1 miles ), Megargel, AL (4.2 miles) .
Latitude: 31.59 N, Longitude: 87.26 W
Area code: 251
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Peterman: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Peterman, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Peterman-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 87% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/23/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.6 miles away from the Peterman place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 4/18/1978, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.3 miles away from the place center injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Peterman-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 32.2 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 83.2 miles away from Peterman center
On 10/26/1997 at 23:27:12, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 33.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/16/1993 at 10:54:32, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/30/2003 at 02:28:03, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 36.2 miles away from Peterman center
On 3/22/2005 at 08:11:50, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 50.0 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 Monroe County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Peterman:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Peterman and their reported violations in the past:SOUTHWEST ALABAMA WATER AUTHORITY (Population served: 4995, Groundwater):
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Peterman compared to Alabama state average:
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Religion statistics for Peterman CCD (based on Monroe County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.34%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.41% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,027 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.28% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,812 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 11 meters (36ft)
Total costs: $5,297,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,115
Total average daily truck traffic: 727
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 4,980
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
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