Pollard, Alabama

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Population in 2017: 133 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +10.8%
 
Males: 82  (62.2%)
Females: 51  (37.8%)
Median resident age:

15.4 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years

Zip code: 36441

Estimated median household income in 2017: $32,037 (it was $26,875 in 2000)
Pollard:

$32,037
AL:

$48,123

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $10,585 (it was $11,410 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $114,131 (it was $41,300 in 2000)
Pollard:

$114,131
AL:

$141,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $100,782; detached houses: $115,409; mobile homes: $84,918

Median gross rent in 2017: $484.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pollard: 81.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 24.0%
(33.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 49.1% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Pollard, AL (2010)
    • 6849.6%White alone
    • 3827.7%Black alone
    • 2921.2%Hispanic
    • 10.7%American Indian alone
    • 10.7%Two or more races
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Ancestries: American (15.6%), English (2.5%), Scotch-Irish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 63 feet

Land area: 1.11 square miles.

Population density: 119 people per square mile   (very low).

Pollard, Alabama map

24 residents are foreign born (11.5% Latin America).

This town:

11.5%
Alabama:

3.5%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Pollard town:

0.5% ($199)
Alabama:

0.4% ($289)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gulf Breeze-Harold, FL (40.2 miles , pop. 54,412).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (106.2 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (497.5 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Mount Carmel, FL (2.1 miles ),
Flomaton, AL (2.3 miles ),
Jay, FL (2.3 miles ),
Century, FL (2.5 miles ),
Riverview, AL (2.7 miles),
Dixonville, FL (2.8 miles),
East Brewton, AL (2.9 miles ),
Brewton, AL (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 31.03 N, Longitude: 87.17 W

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

Pollard satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.3%
Alabama:

3.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +20 (+20.0%).
Most common industries in Pollard, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (18.8%)
  • Construction (15.6%)
  • Paper (9.4%)
  • Public administration (9.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.3%)
  • Truck transportation (6.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (26.3%)
  • Paper (15.8%)
  • Public administration (15.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (10.5%)
  • Truck transportation (10.5%)
  • Lumber & other construction materials merchant wholesalers (5.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (38.5%)
  • Apparel (15.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (15.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (15.4%)
  • Personal & laundry services (15.4%)
  • Food (0.0%)
Most common occupations in Pollard, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Painters and paperhangers (15.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (12.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (9.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.4%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (6.3%)
  • Top executives (6.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Painters and paperhangers (26.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (15.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (15.8%)
  • Top executives (10.5%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (10.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (10.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (23.1%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (15.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (15.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (15.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (15.4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (15.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (0.0%)

Average climate in Pollard, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Pollard-area historical tornado activity is below Alabama state average. It is 32% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/3/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.8 miles away from the Pollard town center injured 18 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 12/10/1961, a category F3 tornado 9.7 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pollard-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 8.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 332.1 miles away from Pollard 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 164.5 miles away from Pollard center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 287.1 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 120.7 miles away from the city 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 9.1 miles away from Pollard 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 Escambia County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Hurricanes: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pollard topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Pollard:

  • JAY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; JAY, FL)
  • CENTURY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CENTURY, FL)
  • NEPHROLOGY CENTER OF CENTURY (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; CENTURY, FL)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF BREWTON (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; BREWTON, AL)
  • COMFORT CARE HOSPICE OF BREWTON (Hospital, about 9 miles away; BREWTON, AL)
  • D W MCMILLAN HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; BREWTON, AL)
  • DIALYSIS AFFILIATES OF SOUTH ALABAMA (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; BREWTON, AL)

Amtrak station near Pollard:

  • 19 miles: ATMORE (107 E. LOUISVILLE ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, car rental agency.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pollard:

  • The University of West Florida (about 34 miles; Pensacola, FL; Full-time enrollment: 10,240)
  • Pensacola State College (about 38 miles; Pensacola, FL; FT enrollment: 8,740)
  • James H Faulkner State Community College (about 39 miles; Bay Minette, AL; FT enrollment: 3,703)
  • Northwest Florida State College (about 54 miles; Niceville, FL; FT enrollment: 5,052)
  • Columbia Southern University (about 56 miles; Orange Beach, AL; FT enrollment: 14,996)
  • Bishop State Community College (about 58 miles; Mobile, AL; FT enrollment: 2,822)
  • University of South Alabama (about 65 miles; Mobile, AL; FT enrollment: 13,228)

Points of interest:

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Church in Pollard: Pollard United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Escambia County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Pollard and their reported violations in the past:

POLLARD WATER SYSTEM (Address: 1415 Canterbury Street , Population served: 216, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-12-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-12-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-12-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-12-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2008)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.6 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

67.9%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

1.9%
Whole state:

4.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Pollard:

Marital status in Pollard, AL
  • Never married: 28.6%
  • Now married: 46.0%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 19.2%

For population 25 years and over in Pollard:

  • High school or higher: 84.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Alabama average:

11.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pollard, AL (based on Escambia County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,91788
Black Protestant2,16410
Mainline Protestant1,84918
Other5546
Catholic5302
None15,305-
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: 9
Escambia County:

2.40 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Here:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

7.72 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Escambia County:

5.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
State:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Escambia County:

35.2%
State:

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

12.1%
Alabama:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Pollard:

47.7%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.3%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Pollard:

29.2
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Pollard:

19.7%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Pollard:

14.7%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.0%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

51.8%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.8%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pollard, 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
Streets and Highways 1$2,880$34,5600$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$500
Totals for Government 1$2,880$34,5607$500

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $82,000 ($616.54)
    General - Other: $28,000 ($210.53)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($7.52)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $28,000 ($210.53)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $37,000 ($278.20)

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

  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($52.63)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $92,000 ($691.73)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,000 ($7.52)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $17,000 ($127.82)
    Property: $5,000 ($37.59)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $4,000 ($30.08)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $3,000 ($22.56)
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,000 ($7.52)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $1,000 ($7.52)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $852,000 ($6406.02)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $852,000 ($6406.02)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $852,000 ($6406.02)
    Beginning: $835,000 ($6278.20)

Pollard government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $147,000 ($1105.26)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,000 ($157.89)

4.87% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,870 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.87%
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 Escambia County, FL  0.76% ($30,522 average AGI)
from Baldwin County, AL  0.61% ($39,736)
from Mobile County, AL  0.35% ($32,268)


4.90% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,696 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.90%
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 Escambia County, FL  0.93% ($32,500 average AGI)
to Baldwin County, AL  0.64% ($43,066)
to Santa Rosa County, FL  0.28% ($78,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pollard:

  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WEBY (1330 AM; 25 kW; MILTON, FL; Owner: SPINNAKER LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WEBJ (1240 AM; 1 kW; BREWTON, AL; Owner: CANDY CASHMAN SMITH, INDIVIDUAL)
  • WNVY (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CANTONMENT, FL; Owner: 1090-AM INC.)
  • WBCA (1110 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BAY MINETTE, AL; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WDLT (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRHOPE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYNI (930 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, AL; Owner: MCKISSICK ENTERPRISES)
  • WNTM (710 AM; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBHY (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WJSB (1050 AM; 5 kW; CRESTVIEW, FL; Owner: CRESTVIEW BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WCOA (1370 AM; 5 kW; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pollard:

  • WYCL (107.3 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WKNU (106.3 FM; BREWTON, AL; Owner: ELLINGTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WXBM-FM (102.7 FM; MILTON, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTKX-FM (101.5 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPFL (105.1 FM; CENTURY, FL; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGCX (95.7 FM; NAVARRE, FL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WKSJ-FM (94.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTKE (98.1 FM; HOLT, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJLQ (100.7 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBLX-FM (92.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYOK (104.1 FM; ATMORE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMXC (99.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPCS (89.5 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC)
  • WRKH (96.1 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMEZ (94.1 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WABB-FM (97.5 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: WABB-FM, INC.)
  • WPGG (93.3 FM; EVERGREEN, AL; Owner: GULF COAST BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • WZNS (96.5 FM; FORT WALTON BEACH, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WELJ (90.9 FM; BREWTON, AL; Owner: GATEWAY PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WYDH (105.9 FM; ATMORE, AL; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Pollard:

  • WEAR-TV (Channel 3; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: WEAR LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WJTC (Channel 44; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKRG-TV (Channel 5; MOBILE, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPMI (Channel 15; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMPV-TV (Channel 21; MOBILE, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WSRE (Channel 23; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: DST .BD. OF TRUSTEES PENSACOLA JR. COLLEGE)
  • WHBR (Channel 33; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION OF PENSACOLA/MOBILE, INC.)
  • WBPG (Channel 55; GULF SHORES, AL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WALA-TV (Channel 10; MOBILE, AL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 31Number of bridges
  • 184ft / 55.7mTotal length
  • $27,339,000Total costs
  • 92,432Total average daily traffic
  • 8,290Total average daily truck traffic
  • 125,409Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic
New bridges in Pollard, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 71920-1929
  • 111930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Pollard, AL
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pollard, AL
  • 73.0%Electricity
  • 21.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.4%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pollard, AL
  • 92.3%Electricity
  • 7.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Pollard compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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