For population 25 years and over in Reform:
For population 15 years and over in Reform city:
8 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $296 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (30.3 miles , pop. 77,906).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (70.1 miles , pop. 242,820).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (500.9 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Gordo, AL (2.8 miles ), Carrollton, AL (3.1 miles ), Ethelsville, AL (3.4 miles) , Elrod-Moores Bridge-Echola, AL (3.5 miles ), Millport, AL (3.6 miles ), Macedonia, AL (3.6 miles ), Kennedy, AL (3.7 miles ), South Pickens, AL (4.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.38 N, Longitude: 88.02 W
Area code: 205
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Reform detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -153 (-7.2%).
Work and jobs in Reform: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Reform, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Reform-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 214% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 31.8 miles away from the Reform city center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 178 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Reform-area historical earthquake activity is above Alabama state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 43.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 25.5 miles away from Reform 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 50.8 miles away from the city center
On 12/12/1997 at 08:42:20, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 41.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/28/1999 at 11:00:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 44.1 miles away from Reform center
On 5/28/1995 at 15:28:36, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 17.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Pickens County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 3, Floods: 2, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Doug Elmore - Football player.
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 9.68. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.5 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Reform and their reported violations in the past:REFORM WATER & SEWER BOARD (Population served: 3000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 38.6%
(21.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 66.5% for Black residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
74 people in nursing homes in 2000
Reform compared to Alabama state average:
Banks with branches in Reform (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Reform (based on Pickens County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.37%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
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Reform government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.86% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,671 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.16% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,932 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Reform, Alabama:See more detailed statistics of Reform fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $2,865,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,210
Total average daily truck traffic: 353
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 5,010
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Reform)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:68 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Reform)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.