For population 25 years and over in Pisgah:
For population 15 years and over in Pisgah town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $303 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (41.3 miles , pop. 155,554).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (97.5 miles , pop. 242,820).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (504.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Dutton, AL (2.6 miles ), Henagar, AL (2.6 miles ), Hollywood, AL (2.7 miles ), Sylvania, AL (3.0 miles ), Ider, AL (3.1 miles ), Powell, AL (3.3 miles ), Section, AL (3.3 miles ), Scottsboro, AL (3.4 miles ).
Latitude: 34.69 N, Longitude: 85.85 W
Area code: 256
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Population change in the 1990s: +34 (+5.1%).
Work and jobs in Pisgah: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Pisgah, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Pisgah-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 217% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/6/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.1 miles away from the Pisgah town center killed one person and injured 12 people.
On 5/19/1973, a category F4 tornado 15.9 miles away from the town center injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Pisgah-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 76% 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 18.1 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 22.9 miles away from Pisgah center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 64.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/21/2001 at 23:35:35, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 26.0 miles away from Pisgah center
On 4/5/1994 at 22:21:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 27.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jackson County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Local government website: www.orgsites.com/al/the-pisgah-page
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Public high school in Pisgah:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Pisgah that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 15.5%
(14.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 45.5% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 12.5% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Pisgah compared to Alabama state average:
Banks with branches in Pisgah (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Pisgah (based on Jackson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.58%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.91% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,157 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:
4.70% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,617 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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Pisgah fatal accident list:
May 16, 2005 08:22 PM, 1280, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Pisgah)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pisgah)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2013.