Ragland, Alabama

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Population in 2019: 1,722 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -10.2%
 
Males: 792  (46.0%)
Females: 930  (54.0%)
Median resident age:

43.1 years
Alabama median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 35131.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $42,680 (it was $30,152 in 2000)
Ragland:

$42,680
AL:

$51,734

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $20,928 (it was $12,531 in 2000)

Ragland town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $85,010 (it was $56,900 in 2000)
Ragland:

$85,010
AL:

$154,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $142,971; detached houses: $145,358; mobile homes: $122,777

Median gross rent in 2019: $533.

March 2019 cost of living index in Ragland: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 17.7%
(19.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.8% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 20.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Ragland, AL (2019)
    • 1,57883.1%White alone
    • 26814.1%Black alone
    • 231.2%Two or more races
    • 90.5%Hispanic
    • 70.4%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Ragland, Alabama as of May 23, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Ragland is 96 to 1.


Crime rates in Ragland by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(48.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(60.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(48.9)
2
(96.1)
1
(47.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(60.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(48.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(60.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(60.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(48.9)
3
(144.1)
2
(94.1)
13
(601.6)
7
(313.6)
3
(182.1)
2
(120.5)
4
(240.7)
1
(59.1)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
7
(342.3)
9
(432.3)
1
(47.1)
0
(0.0)
7
(313.6)
8
(485.7)
6
(361.4)
13
(782.2)
7
(414.0)
2
(117.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
23
(1,125)
27
(1,297)
13
(611.8)
33
(1,527)
42
(1,882)
21
(1,275)
25
(1,506)
17
(1,023)
9
(532.2)
7
(410.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(97.8)
3
(144.1)
2
(94.1)
5
(231.4)
4
(179.2)
1
(60.7)
4
(241.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(59.1)
2
(117.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index140.3295.491.8199.9174.3144.5297.6161.966.834.0

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Ragland, AL

Crime rate in Ragland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Alabama average:

2.19
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Ancestries: American (30.1%), Irish (8.8%), German (3.7%), European (2.1%), English (1.7%), Scottish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 520 feet

Land area: 16.8 square miles.

Population density: 103 people per square mile   (very low).

Ragland, Alabama map

13 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.7%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $202 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $238 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (41.5 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (566.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Ohatchee, AL (2.7 miles ),
Riverside, AL (3.1 miles ),
Ashville, AL (3.2 miles ),
Lincoln, AL (3.2 miles ),
Southside, AL (3.6 miles ),
Steele, AL (3.7 miles ),
Bynum, AL (3.7 miles ),
Pell City, AL (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 33.74 N, Longitude: 86.14 W

Area code: 205

Distribution of median household income in Ragland, AL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Ragland, AL in 2019
Ragland satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.1%
Alabama:

4.0%
Population change in the 1990s: +101 (+5.6%).
Most common industries in Ragland, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (13.5%)
  • Educational services (8.7%)
  • Health care (7.5%)
  • Public administration (7.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.6%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (5.2%)
  • Machinery (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (21.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (10.2%)
  • Public administration (7.4%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (7.4%)
  • Machinery (5.2%)
  • Truck transportation (4.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (18.7%)
  • Health care (14.1%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.7%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (3.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Ragland, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.7%)
  • Construction laborers (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.8%)
  • Cashiers (5.2%)
  • Registered nurses (4.9%)

Average climate in Ragland, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 73.1. This is about average.

City:

73.1
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2006 was 32.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.88. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.88
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Ragland-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 148% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/27/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.7 miles away from the Ragland town center killed 22 people and injured 150 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/4/1977, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 33.6 miles away from the town center killed 22 people and injured 130 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ragland-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alabama state average. It is 112% greater 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 59.7 miles away from Ragland 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 68.3 miles away from Ragland center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 59.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 97.7 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 192.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 210.2 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 St. Clair County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Flood: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ragland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ragland:

  • DCI PELL CITY (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; PELL CITY, AL)
  • LAKESIDE HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 16 miles away; PELL CITY, AL)

Amtrak station near Ragland:

  • 20 miles: ANNISTON (126 W.4TH ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ragland:

  • Gadsden State Community College (about 20 miles; Gadsden, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,650)
  • Jacksonville State University (about 23 miles; Jacksonville, AL; FT enrollment: 7,566)
  • Snead State Community College (about 32 miles; Boaz, AL; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 34 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 6,041)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 42 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 14,853)
  • Samford University (about 43 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 44 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 4,486)

Public high school in Ragland:

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Library in Ragland:

  • RAGLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $25,855; Location: 738 MAIN STREET; 12,590 books; 17 audio materials; 789 video materials; 81 state licensed databases; 4 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Ragland Volunteer Fire Department and Ragland Rescue Service (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Ragland include: Congressional Church (A), Macedonia Church (B), Morning Star Church (C), Providence Church (D), Rhodes Chapel (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Box Cemetery (1), Garden of Memories Cemetery (2), Macedonia Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Blue Spring Fork (A), Green Branch (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Rudy York - Baseball player, Malcolm Laney - College coach, Ray Treadaway - Major League Baseball third baseman.

St. Clair County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Ragland that have no violations reported:

  • RAGLAND (THE WW BOARD OF THE TOWN OF) (Address: 220 FREDIA STREET, SUITE 101 , Population served: 3,249, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

72.1%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

2.8%
Whole state:

4.7%


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

Banks with branches in Ragland (2011 data):

  • Metro Bank: Ragland Branch at 1164 Main Street, branch established on 1999/02/22. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $627.7 mil, Deposits: $557.5 mil, headquarters in Pell City, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Ragland:

Marital status in Ragland, AL
  • Never married: 27.4%
  • Now married: 47.9%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 16.1%

For population 25 years and over in Ragland:

  • High school or higher: 76.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Alabama average:

11.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ragland, AL (based on St. Clair County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant34,066121
Mainline Protestant2,85618
Black Protestant1,77812
Catholic1,0561
Other122
None43,825-
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: 14
This county:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Here:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 44
St. Clair County:

5.64 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 45
St. Clair County:

5.77 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
St. Clair County:

10.7%
State:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

33.9%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.2%
Alabama:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.6%
Alabama:

49.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Ragland:

45.5%
Alabama:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Ragland:

29.1
Alabama:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Ragland:

21.9%
State:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.6%
Alabama:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Ragland:

6.7
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Ragland:

33.2%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Ragland:

56.2%
Alabama:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.3%
Alabama:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ragland, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 4$18,875$56,6252$2,280
Streets and Highways 2$5,509$33,0540$0
Solid Waste Management 2$4,278$25,6680$0
Financial Administration 1$4,008$48,0960$0
Local Libraries 0$0 1$1,077
Other and Unallocable 0$0 8$3,214
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$886
Totals for Government 9$32,670$43,56012$7,457

Ragland government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $7,000 ($4.07)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $262,000 ($152.15)
    Solid Waste Management: $92,000 ($53.43)
    General - Other: $76,000 ($44.13)
    Central Staff Services: $49,000 ($28.46)
    Libraries: $21,000 ($12.20)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $20,000 ($11.61)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($4.65)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($4.07)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($4.07)
    Health - Other: $4,000 ($2.32)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $33,000 ($19.16)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $165,000 ($95.82)

Ragland government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $115,000 ($66.78)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $49,000 ($28.46)
    Rents: $8,000 ($4.65)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($0.58)
    Interest Earnings: $0 ($0.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $543,000 ($315.33)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $443,000 ($257.26)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $442,000 ($256.68)
    Property: $112,000 ($65.04)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $36,000 ($20.91)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $5,000 ($2.90)
    Motor Vehicle License: $5,000 ($2.90)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $3,000 ($1.74)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000 ($1.74)

Ragland government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $820,000 ($476.19)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $820,000 ($476.19)

7.37% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,644 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.37%
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 Jefferson County, AL  3.18% ($50,962 average AGI)
from Talladega County, AL  0.58% ($35,126)
from Shelby County, AL  0.53% ($53,629)


6.13% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($48,234 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
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 Jefferson County, AL  2.06% ($45,895 average AGI)
to Talladega County, AL  0.54% ($40,560)
to Shelby County, AL  0.47% ($54,736)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ragland:

  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAAX (570 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WJBY (930 AM; 5 kW; RAINBOW CITY, AL; Owner: GADSDEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WFHK (1430 AM; 5 kW; PELL CITY, AL; Owner: STOCKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHMA (1390 AM; 5 kW; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: CASEY NETWORK, LLC)
  • WGAD (1350 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: DEKALB COUNTY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ragland:

  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WKXX (102.9 FM; ATTALLA, AL; Owner: BROADCAST MEDIA LLC)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLJS-FM (91.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES/JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTDR (92.7 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: JACOBS BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WGRW (90.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WORD WORKS, INC.)
  • WQSB (105.1 FM; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: SAND MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WGMZ (93.1 FM; GLENCOE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRHY (105.9 FM; CENTRE, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W269AX (101.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; WARRIOR, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSSY-FM (97.5 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: GREAT SOUTH RFDC, LLC)
  • WGIB (91.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSGN (91.5 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: GADSDEN STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Ragland:

  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W50BO (Channel 50; ASHVILLE, AL; Owner: BOWLIN AND JOHNSON)
  • WJSU-TV (Channel 40; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WCIQ (Channel 7; MOUNT CHEAHA, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WIAT (Channel 42; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIQ (Channel 10; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WBRC (Channel 6; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTTO (Channel 21; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WVTM-TV (Channel 13; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM BROADCASTING (WVTM-TV), LLC)
  • W15AP (Channel 15; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • Ragland, Alabama
  • Fatal accident count12
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:2
  • Fatalities15
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents30
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Alabama average
  • Fatal accident count9703
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents14444
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons3163
  • Fatalities10786
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents23280
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents807
See more detailed statistics of Ragland fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 118ft / 35.6mTotal length
  • $10,873,000Total costs
  • 18,790Total average daily traffic
  • 1,511Total average daily truck traffic
  • 26,770Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Ragland, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 21970-1979
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Ragland, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ragland)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 5.0 Miles Ssw (Lat: 33.659833 Lon: -86.197472), Type: Pole, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPID901,
    Assigned Frequencies: 854.662 MHz, Grant Date: 11/09/2010, Expiration Date: 10/23/2020, Cancellation Date: 05/21/2013, Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20191, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Int Of Hwy 144 & Cr 26 (Lat: 33.743167 Lon: -86.156083), Call Sign: WYG451,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.805 MHz, Grant Date: 08/17/2013, Expiration Date: 11/14/2023, Registrant: Apco Spectrum Management Division Licensing Services 71312 Cec, 351 N Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114, Phone: (386) 944-2463, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:
  • Int Of Hwy 144 And Cr 26 (Lat: 33.743167 Lon: -86.156083), Call Sign: KNHF508,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.010 MHz, Grant Date: 07/04/2013, Expiration Date: 09/23/2023, Registrant: Apco Spectrum Management Division Licensing Services (9/17/12) Cec, 351 N Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114, Phone: (386) 944-2463, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:
  • 50 Hill Drive (Lat: 33.760472 Lon: -86.139722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WPSK990,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.805 MHz, Grant Date: 04/13/2021, Expiration Date: 06/06/2031, Certifier: Robert M Burnham, Registrant: Mobile Communications America, 4116 1st Ave N, Brimingham, AL 35222, Phone: (205) 591-8804, Email:
  • Lat: 33.680556 Lon: -86.242972, Call Sign: WRCE548,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.500 MHz, 461.725 MHz, 463.475 MHz, 463.775 MHz, 464.075 MHz, Grant Date: 09/11/2018, Expiration Date: 09/11/2028, Certifier: Bonner Jones, Registrant: Bearcom, 4009 Distribution Drive, Bldg 200, Garland, TX 75041, Phone: (214) 765-7328, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • WATTSVILLE, 176 Double Oak Lane (Lat: 33.695889 Lon: -86.230944), Type: Mast, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 77.1 m, Call Sign: WQQK620,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11035.0 MHz, 11115.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/15/2013, Expiration Date: 01/15/2023, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I St Nw - Suite 500 East, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2453, Email:
  • WALNUT ST IN, In The Nw 1/4 Of The Ne 1/4 Of Section 19 (Lat: 33.721167 Lon: -86.157278), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQRB264,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz, 17845.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/08/2013, Expiration Date: 04/08/2023, Certifier: Chris Harris, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • RAGLAND, Main Street (Lat: 33.741722 Lon: -86.146000), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.7 m, Call Sign: WQRB265,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19405.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/08/2013, Expiration Date: 04/08/2023, Certifier: Chris Harris, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • RAGLAND, 134 Walnut Street (Lat: 33.721167 Lon: -86.157278), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQUC665,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11665.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/04/2014, Expiration Date: 06/04/2024, Cancellation Date: 05/08/2020, Certifier: John Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • RAGLAND, Near 84 Mcclendon Drive (Lat: 33.771444 Lon: -86.136417), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 129.5 m, Call Sign: WQWM751,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 10/06/2015, Expiration Date: 10/06/2025, Certifier: Larry F Butts, Registrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th St/Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Email:
  • 9BH1378A, In The Nw 1/4 Of The Ne 1/4 Of Section 19 (Lat: 33.721167 Lon: -86.157278), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQWX322,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11095.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/15/2015, Expiration Date: 12/15/2025, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • ALBRHM-RAGLAND TS RE, 8440 / 4430 Al Hwy 144 (Lat: 33.720194 Lon: -86.156056), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 94.5 m, Overall height: 99.1 m, Call Sign: WRFG397,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11225.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/25/2020, Expiration Date: 02/25/2030, Certifier: Kevin Hetrick, Registrant: At&t Services, Inc., 208 S. Akard St., Room 2100, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ragland)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-135 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3665A, N3665A, N-3665A, Serial Number: 22-1925, Year manufactured: 1954, Airworthiness Date: 03/09/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 11/08/1994
    Registrant (Individual): Rodney Daffron, 81 Valley Rd, Ragland, AL 35131
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7847D, N7847D, N-7847D, Serial Number: 22-5497, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 09/05/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 5661 Popes Chapel Rd, Ragland, AL 35131
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-160 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8128D, N8128D, N-8128D, Serial Number: 22-5619, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 10/17/1957, Certificate Issue Date: 04/02/2015
    Registrant (Individual): John L Buckner, 5661 Popes Chapel Rd, Ragland, AL 35131
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-235 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 75061, N75061, N-75061, Serial Number: 28-7610108, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 04/27/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 05/05/2007
    Registrant (Corporation): A B Bunt Inc, 205 Clarks Dr, Ragland, AL 35131
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 10/31/2020

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$157,7504$101,90013$130,7756$17,9802$110,8906$39,700
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$92,3500$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$60,6501$81,7005$128,5081$31,5800$02$35,020
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$77,8100$05$136,3260$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$122,2900$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0403.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$88,0901$80,440
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0403.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Ragland, AL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Ragland, AL - Value
Most common first names in Ragland, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3067.3 years
John2870.8 years
William2470.6 years
Mary1674.7 years
Robert1568.0 years
Charles1562.8 years
Willie1271.0 years
Henry1078.2 years
Annie1077.4 years
Donald968.0 years
Most common last names in Ragland, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bunt3173.3 years
Phillips2873.6 years
Campbell2771.2 years
Trammell2174.0 years
Bice1871.8 years
Davis1878.4 years
Daffron1779.6 years
Kay1768.4 years
Layton1676.1 years
Echols1368.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ragland, AL
  • 61.5%Electricity
  • 31.2%Utility gas
  • 7.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ragland, AL
  • 50.4%Electricity
  • 43.1%Utility gas
  • 6.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Ragland compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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