Prichard, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 22,312 (90% urban, 10% rural). Population change since 2000: -22.1%
Males: 9,888  (44.3%)
Females: 12,424  (55.7%)
Median resident age:  35.1 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 36612, 36616.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $23,045 (it was $19,544 in 2000)
Prichard:

$23,045
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $12,569 (it was $10,626 in 2000)

Prichard city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $64,744 (it was $49,300 in 2000)
Prichard:

$64,744
AL:

$122,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $152,670; Detached houses: $160,885; Townhouses or other attached units: $150,979; In 2-unit structures: $82,389; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $267,900; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $290,776; Mobile homes: $41,765

Median gross rent in 2013: $662.

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  • Races in Prichard, AL (2013)

    Prichard races chart
    • 18,47081.7%Black alone
    • 3,64916.1%White alone
    • 2571.1%Two or more races
    • 1690.7%Hispanic
    • 1110.5%Asian alone
    • 400.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Prichard: 83.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (4.1%), Irish (3.6%), Subsaharan African (2.2%), German (1.7%), English (1.6%), Dutch (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1925

Elevation: 29 feet

Land area: 25.4 square miles.

Population density: 879 people per square mile   (low).

Prichard,AL real estate house value index trend

Prichard, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Prichard:

  • High school or higher: 78.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 15.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Prichard city:

  • Never married: 41.3%
  • Now married: 31.4%
  • Separated: 5.7%
  • Widowed: 10.5%
  • Divorced: 11.2%

204 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.7%
Alabama:

2.0%



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Prichard, Alabama as of December 02, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Prichard to the number of sex offenders is 22,416 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $484 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $271 (0.6%)

Prichard satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mobile, AL (4.7 miles , pop. 198,915).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: New Orleans, LA (128.6 miles , pop. 484,674).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (440.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Chickasaw, AL (1.2 miles ), Mobile, AL (2.2 miles ), Saraland, AL (2.3 miles ), Satsuma, AL (2.8 miles ), Tanner-Williams, AL (3.0 miles ), Creola, AL (3.4 miles ), Spanish Fort, AL (3.5 miles ), Semmes, AL (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 79 buildings, average cost: $48,000
  • 1998: 73 buildings, average cost: $84,600
  • 1999: 22 buildings, average cost: $71,000
  • 2000: 104 buildings, average cost: $115,600
  • 2001: 19 buildings, average cost: $94,700
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $110,100
  • 2003: 11 buildings, average cost: $95,200
  • 2004: 88 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 2005: 24 buildings, average cost: $152,900
  • 2006: 62 buildings, average cost: $146,300
  • 2007: 30 buildings, average cost: $105,800
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $140,300
  • 2009: 20 buildings, average cost: $103,000
  • 2010: 18 buildings, average cost: $139,600
  • 2011: 31 buildings, average cost: $126,100
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $131,900
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $154,900
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $98,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 30.75 N, Longitude: 88.10 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,555 (-6.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 424 (6.6%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 251

Prichard household income distribution Prichard home values distribution

Crime rates in Prichard by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 76387141146644
per 100,000 24.221.210.728.824.849.839.714.526.426.417.917.9
Rapes 1930107493310131211
per 100,000 65.8106.035.525.214.232.010.810.943.957.253.749.2
Robberies 18018712737359816128118214313491
per 100,000 623.1661.0450.9133.1124.0348.9581.41,019.6799.4629.2599.6407.3
Assaults 2792581625148134156298286365319209
per 100,000 965.9912.0575.2183.5170.1477.1563.41,081.31,256.11,605.91,427.3935.4
Burglaries 771824639193131391602983825494607581
per 100,000 2,669.12,912.72,268.7694.5464.31,392.12,174.03,566.83,623.52,173.52,715.92,600.3
Thefts 1,2791,3541,112407388738923981798757687606
per 100,000 4,427.84,786.13,948.01,464.61,375.12,627.63,333.23,559.53,504.93,330.73,073.82,712.1
Auto thefts 390365314137131224320339227193213140
per 100,000 1,350.11,290.21,114.8493.0464.3797.51,155.61,230.0997.0849.2953.0626.6
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A22N/A027
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A96.6N/A0.0120.8
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 289.3) 976.91031.6723.5308.5263.2606.5772.01076.51078.7985.8956.7743.2

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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 Prichard detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 52 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.48
Alabama average:

2.23
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

10.7%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -5,525 (-16.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Prichard, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Prichard, Alabama average temperatures Prichard, Alabama average precipitation Prichard, Alabama humidity Prichard, Alabama wind speed Prichard, Alabama snowfall Prichard, Alabama sunshine Prichard, Alabama clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Prichard-area historical tornado activity is below Alabama state average. It is 33% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/3/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.9 miles away from the Prichard city center injured 18 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 11/21/1997, a category F3 tornado 5.3 miles away from the city center caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Prichard-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alabama state average. It is 93% 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 55.6 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 323.7 miles away from Prichard 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 238.7 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 190.3 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 131.9 miles away from Prichard center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 206.1 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 Mobile County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 14, Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Tropical Storms: 2, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Prichard topographic map

Birthplace of: Delores Brumfield - Girls Professional Baseball League player, Joe Arnold - College football player (UAB Blazers), Kennedy Winston - College basketball player (Alabama Crimson Tide).

Hospitals and medical centers near Prichard:

  • NORTH MOBILE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CTR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; EIGHT MILE, AL)
  • TWIN OAKS NH INC (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MOBILE, AL)
  • TWIN OAKS NURSING HOME, LLC (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MOBILE, AL)
  • UNIV OF SOUTH ALABAMA MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; MOBILE, AL)
  • FMC JAGUAR (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; MOBILE, AL)
  • MOBILE INFIRMARY Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; MOBILE, AL)
  • UNIV OF S AL CHILDREN'S & WOMEN'S HOS (Hospital, Childrens, about 4 miles away; MOBILE, AL)

Amtrak station near Prichard:

  • 6 miles: MOBILE (11 GOVERNMENT ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Prichard:

  • Bishop State Community College (about 5 miles; Mobile, AL; Full-time enrollment: 2,822)
  • University of South Alabama (about 7 miles; Mobile, AL; FT enrollment: 13,228)
  • James H Faulkner State Community College (about 21 miles; Bay Minette, AL; FT enrollment: 3,703)
  • Columbia Southern University (about 40 miles; Orange Beach, AL; FT enrollment: 14,996)
  • The University of West Florida (about 55 miles; Pensacola, FL; FT enrollment: 10,240)
  • Pensacola State College (about 57 miles; Pensacola, FL; FT enrollment: 8,740)
  • Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (about 63 miles; Perkinston, MS; FT enrollment: 8,320)

Public high schools in Prichard:

  • CF VIGOR HIGH SCH (Students: 908, Location: 913 N. WILSON AVE., Grades: 9-12)
  • TL FAULKNER SCH (Location: 33 WEST ELM ST, Grades: 9-12)

Private high school in Prichard:

  • SAFE HAVEN CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 29, Location: 803 N DR MARTIN L KING JR DR, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Prichard:

Private elementary/middle school in Prichard:

  • DIXONS TOTAL TOUCH CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER (Students: 194, Location: 821 S WILSON AVE, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Prichard

Library in Prichard:

  • PRICHARD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $213,201; Location: 300 WEST LOVEJOY LOOP; 61,842 books; 62 e-books; 1,426 audio materials; 1,300 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 24 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Prichard: High Pointe Golf Course (A), Brownlee Landfill (B), City of Prichard C A Morris Wastewater Treatment Plant (C), Beltline Industrial Acres (D), City of Prichard Brooks Wastewater Treatment Plant (E), Prichard Water Treatment Plant (F), Shelton Beach (G), Mitchell Library (H), Oakridge Nursing Home (I), Prichard Library (J), Prichard Fire Department Station 1 (K), Prichard Recreation Center (L), Read M Bryant Community Development Center (M), Home of Grace for Women (N), Prichard Public Library (O), Plateau Community Center (P), Mobile County Health Department Eight Mile Clinic (Q), Prichard City Hall (R), University of Mobile J L Bedsole Library (S), Prichard Fire Department Station 4 (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Belt 45 Shopping Center (1), Eight Mile Shopping Center (2), Wilson Plaza Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Prichard include: Saint James African Methodist Episcopal Church (A), Mount Olive African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church (B), Samuel Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church (C), Greater Ruth African Methodist Episcopal Chapel (D), Crockett Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church (E), Wings Over Jordan Baptist Church (F), Wilson Avenue Church of God (G), Wilson Avenue Baptist Church (H), Whistler Pentecostal Holiness Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Whistler Cemetery (1), Whispering Pines Cemetery (2), Shiloh Cemetery (3), Elam Cemetery (4), Myers Cemetery (5), Whistler Colored Cemetery (6), Prichard Memorial Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Creeks: Seabury Creek (A), Magee Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Prichard include: Chickasabogue Park (1), Joel Blackwell Memorial Field (2), Pollard Park (3), Prichard Municipal Park (4), Prichard Municipal Stadium (5), John F Fagerstrom Municipal Park (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 49.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.4
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 0.324. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.324
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2005 was 0.944. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.944
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 25.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 21.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.36. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.36
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 0.00348. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00348
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 37.9%
(24.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.6% for Black residents, 31.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.7%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.0%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Prichard in 2010:

  • 474 people in college/university student housing
  • 146 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 19 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Prichard in 2000:

  • 252 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 243 people in state prisons
  • 180 people in nursing homes
  • 35 people in other group homes
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 9 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 4 people in religious group quarters

Prichard, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Prichard (2011 data):

  • Commonwealth National Bank: Prichard Branch at 520 North Wilson Avenue, branch established on 1995/06/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $65.1 mil, Deposits: $59.0 mil, headquarters in Mobile, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Cnb Bancorp, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Prichard Branch at 524 South Wilson Avenue, branch established on 1955/12/31. 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: Eight Mile Branch at 4565 Saint Stephens Road, branch established on 1971/07/30. 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Alabama average:

11.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Prichard city (based on Mobile County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant149,286354
Black Protestant34,12499
Catholic32,00335
Mainline Protestant30,31279
Other6,68430
Orthodox7242
None159,859-
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: 61
Mobile County:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This county:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
Mobile County:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 246
Mobile County:

6.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 211
Here:

5.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.8%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Mobile County:

29.9%
Alabama:

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

10.9%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Prichard:

47.2%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.4%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Prichard:

30.1
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.9%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

14.6%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Prichard:

36.2%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Prichard:

52.0%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Prichard:

82.3%
State:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Prichard, 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 9$19,971$26,6280$0
Other Government Administration 12$24,544$24,5440$0
Judicial and Legal 6$19,444$38,8880$0
Police Protection - Officers 43$119,702$33,4057$1,654
Firefighters 43$128,155$35,7640$0
Fire - Other 0$0 1$710
Correction 9$14,397$19,1960$0
Streets and Highways 13$22,918$21,1550$0
Welfare 4$6,225$18,6750$0
Health 1$2,167$26,0040$0
Solid Waste Management 6$12,404$24,8080$0
Sewerage 24$87,795$43,8980$0
Parks and Recreation 8$14,436$21,6540$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2$7,071$42,4260$0
Water Supply 13$49,765$45,9370$0
Other and Unallocable 32$70,568$26,4630$0
Totals for Government 225$599,562$31,9778$2,364

3.85% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,698 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.85%
Alabama average:

6.02%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($254 average AGI)
Mobile County:

0.02%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Baldwin County, AL  0.46% ($35,378 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MS  0.16% ($38,424)
from Jefferson County, AL  0.12% ($30,574)


4.37% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,482 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.37%
Alabama average:

6.06%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($417 average AGI)
Mobile County:

0.04%
Alabama average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Baldwin County, AL  0.65% ($48,093 average AGI)
to Jackson County, MS  0.15% ($36,474)
to Jefferson County, AL  0.12% ($30,406)

Strongest AM radio stations in Prichard:

  • WKSJ (1270 AM; 5 kW; PRICHARD, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBHY (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WLPR (960 AM; 5 kW; PRICHARD, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WNTM (710 AM; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLVV (1410 AM; 5 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: WLVV, INC.)
  • WABB (1480 AM; 5 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: WABB-FM, INC.)
  • WMOB (1360 AM; 5 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: BUDDY TUCKER ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WGOK (900 AM; 1 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDLT (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRHOPE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WBCA (1110 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BAY MINETTE, AL; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WEBY (1330 AM; 25 kW; MILTON, FL; Owner: SPINNAKER LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Prichard:

  • WDLT-FM (98.3 FM; CHICKASAW, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBHY-FM (88.5 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WZEW (92.1 FM; FAIRHOPE, AL; Owner: BALDWIN BROADCASTING COMPANY, DEBTOR IN POSSESSION)
  • WRKH (96.1 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMXC (99.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WABB-FM (97.5 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: WABB-FM, INC.)
  • WHIL-FM (91.3 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: SPRING HILL COLLEGE)
  • WMEZ (94.1 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WAVH (106.5 FM; DAPHNE, AL; Owner: BALDWIN BROADCASTING COMPANY, DEBTOR IN POSSESSION)
  • WKSJ-FM (94.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPCS (89.5 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC)
  • WYCL (107.3 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WNSP (105.5 FM; BAY MINETTE, AL; Owner: COM+, LLC)
  • WOSM (103.1 FM; OCEAN SPRINGS, MS; Owner: CHARLES H. COOPER)
  • WMAH-FM (90.3 FM; BILOXI, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WKNN-FM (99.1 FM; PASCAGOULA, MS; Owner: CHASE RADIO PROPERTIES, L.L.C.)
  • WMJY (93.7 FM; BILOXI, MS; Owner: CHASE RADIO PROPERTIES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Prichard:

  • WRBM-LP (Channel 60; PRICHARD, AL; Owner: UPPER GULF COAST, L.L.C.)
  • WKRG-TV (Channel 5; MOBILE, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W52BF (Channel 52; MOBILE, AL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WEAR-TV (Channel 3; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: WEAR LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WALA-TV (Channel 10; MOBILE, AL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • W50CF (Channel 50; MOBILE, AL; Owner: FRANKLIN MEDIA, INC.)
  • WMPV-TV (Channel 21; MOBILE, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPMI (Channel 15; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJTC (Channel 44; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEIQ (Channel 42; MOBILE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WHBR (Channel 33; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION OF PENSACOLA/MOBILE, INC.)
  • WBPG (Channel 55; GULF SHORES, AL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSRE (Channel 23; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: DST .BD. OF TRUSTEES PENSACOLA JR. COLLEGE)
  • WMAH-TV (Channel 19; BILOXI, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • WMOE-LP (Channel 12; MOBILE, AL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Prichard fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 84Number of bridges
  • 1,057m3,468ftTotal length
  • $309,569,000Total costs
  • 921,233Total average daily traffic
  • 83,474Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 81930-1939
  • 41940-1949
  • 201960-1969
  • 151970-1979
  • 251990-1999
  • 112000-2009
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Prichard, AL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Prichard)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Prichard, AL)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • 29687 RELAY, Whistler Avenue & William Street (Lat: 30.745833 Lon: -88.094444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 155 m, Overall height: 156.1 m, Call Sign: WPVQ633
    Assigned Frequencies: 946.500 MHzGrant Date: 07/31/2002, Expiration Date: 06/01/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/31/2010, Certifier: Stephen G DavisRegistrant: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc., 2625 S. Memorial Drive, Suite A, Tulsa, OK 74129, Phone: (918) 664-4581, Fax: (918) 664-3066, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • 2900 Smiley Avenue (Lat: 30.745722 Lon: -88.094444), Call Sign: KNKP214
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.587 MHzGrant Date: 04/28/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: J. Roy PottleRegistrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 1800 M Street, Nw, Suite 800n, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • 504 N. Wilson Ave (Lat: 30.739611 Lon: -88.080278), Call Sign: KIQ999
    Assigned Frequencies: 959.912 MHzGrant Date: 09/23/1999, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 02/20/2004, Certifier: Kenneth GoldsteinRegistrant: Alston & Bird LLP, 601 Pennsylvania Ave., Nw, North Building, 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 756-3376, Fax: (202) 756-3333, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KI4EJI, Licensee ID: L00824785, Grant Date: 04/03/2014, Expiration Date: 03/05/2024, Certifier: Terrence Smith, Registrant: Terrence Smith, 309 Prichard Ave, Prichard, AL 36610
  • Call Sign: KI4EJJ, Licensee ID: L00824786, Grant Date: 03/05/2004, Expiration Date: 03/05/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/08/2016, Certifier: Perry Collins, Registrant: Perry Collins, 1902 Bataan Ave, Prichard, AL 36610

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED28$104,70131$90,178137$105,50914$18,6621$183,14019$60,2983$33,323
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$77,6303$77,27315$107,1334$38,3030$01$143,9102$49,310
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$86,56214$52,960148$78,76541$32,7720$020$45,1968$36,754
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$103,6074$70,44569$98,4518$42,2800$03$35,0901$106,780
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$70,1150$024$100,2176$83,6020$03$45,0000$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 15 tracts in Prichard, AL

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$165,6505$142,9340$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$192,0002$99,4001$192,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$117,9150$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$151,2600$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

PRICHARD WATER WORKS BOARD (Population served: 32,400, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-12-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-12-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-16-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-06-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-06-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-08-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-15-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-15-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-25-2010), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-04-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-21-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-06-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-06-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-07-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-04-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-21-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2008), St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2008), St Public Notif received (NOV-27-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-10-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAY-15-2013 and AUG-13-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-21-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-21-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-13-2014), St Compliance achieved (APR-29-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAY-15-2013 and AUG-13-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-21-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-21-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-13-2014), St Compliance achieved (APR-29-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between FEB-19-2013 and MAY-14-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-12-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-12-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-16-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between FEB-19-2013 and MAY-14-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-12-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-12-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-16-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between NOV-19-2012 and FEB-18-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-12-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-12-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-23-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-16-2013)
  • 5 other older monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 436
  • Hazardous Condition: 83
  • Service Call: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 6

Incident types - Prichard

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (56%)
  • Electricity (42%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Prichard, AL
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1Lane Furniture1
CVS1McDonald's1
Circle K1Rite Aid1
Domino's Pizza1Walgreens1

Prichard compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Prichard on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities where residents moved in more then 10 years ago (10,000+ households)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index per police officer (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of assaults per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest city-data.com crime index, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of robberies per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage population decrease from 2000 (population 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in the same U.S. state as the city (population 5,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of arson incidents per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 100 cities with declining populations from 2000 to 2014 (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of auto thefts per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 100 least-safe cities (highest city-data.com crime index)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of murders per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of single-parent households, population 5,000+"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of burglaries per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 (36612) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average taxable interest for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #84 (36612) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #88 (36612) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Subsaharan African first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #99 (36612) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest average reported salary/wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
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