Pollard, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 135 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +12.5%
 
Males: 83  (61.8%)
Females: 52  (38.2%)
Median resident age:  25.3 years
Alabama median age:  39.0 years

Zip code: 36441

Estimated median household income in 2016: $32,297 (it was $26,875 in 2000)
Pollard:

$32,297
AL:

$46,257

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $14,891 (it was $11,410 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $72,495 (it was $41,300 in 2000)
Pollard:

$72,495
AL:

$136,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $92,047; Detached houses: $136,913; Mobile homes: $44,860

Median gross rent in 2016: $535.

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  • Races in Pollard, AL (2010)

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    • 6849.6%White alone
    • 3827.7%Black alone
    • 2921.2%Hispanic
    • 10.7%American Indian alone
    • 10.7%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Pollard: 81.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (4.3%), English (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 63 feet

Land area: 1.11 square miles.

Population density: 121 people per square mile   (very low).

Pollard, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Pollard:

  • High school or higher: 78.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pollard town:

  • Never married: 32.1%
  • Now married: 51.3%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

50 residents are foreign born (17.5% Latin America).

This town:

17.5%
Alabama:

3.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Pollard town:  0.5% ($199)
Alabama:  0.4% ($289)

Pollard satellite photo by USGS

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

Pollard household income distribution Pollard home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.1%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +20 (+20.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (25%)
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Public administration (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Wholesale trade (2%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (2%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (35%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Community and social service occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)

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 the city 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 Pollard 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 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 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)

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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
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 22.2%
(5.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 65.2% for Black residents)
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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

19.6
Alabama average:

12.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Pollard town (based on Escambia County data)

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
Escambia County:

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.
State:

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

5.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Escambia County:

35.2%
Alabama:

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

12.1%
State:

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
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$500
Streets and Highways 1$2,880$34,5600$0
Totals for Government 1$2,880$34,5607$500

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $26,000 ($192.59)
  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $152,000 ($1125.93)
    Water Utilities: $30,000 ($222.22)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($51.85)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($7.41)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $74,000 ($548.15)

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

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000 ($7.41)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $75,000 ($555.56)
    General Revenue, NEC: $8,000 ($59.26)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $30,000 ($222.22)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $21,000 ($155.56)
    General Support: $6,000 ($44.44)
    Highways: $1,000 ($7.41)
  • Tax - NEC: $22,000 ($162.96)
    Total General Sales: $4,000 ($29.63)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,561,000 ($11562.96)

4.93% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,858 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.93%
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 Escambia County, FL  0.83% ($29,082 average AGI)
from Baldwin County, AL  0.57% ($26,582)
from Conecuh County, AL  0.41% ($23,917)


5.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,573 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.45%
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 Escambia County, FL  0.97% ($28,452 average AGI)
to Baldwin County, AL  0.68% ($37,494)
to Santa Rosa County, FL  0.30% ($29,583)

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
  • 24Number of bridges
  • 65m213ftTotal length
  • $27,016,000Total costs
  • 75,325Total average daily traffic
  • 7,117Total average daily truck traffic
  • 97,591Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 71920-1929
  • 91930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 31990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Pollard, AL

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (71%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (17%)
  • Utility gas (10%)

Pollard compared to Alabama 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 above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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