Russellville, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 9,806 (84% urban, 16% rural). Population change since 2000: +9.3%
 
Males: 4,585  (46.8%)
Females: 5,221  (53.2%)
Median resident age:  36.7 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 35653.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,265 (it was $25,333 in 2000)
Russellville:

$31,265
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,830 (it was $14,871 in 2000)

Russellville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $90,247 (it was $68,000 in 2000)
Russellville:

$90,247
AL:

$122,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $549.

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  • Races in Russellville, AL (2010)

    Russellville races chart
    • 6,20063.1%White alone
    • 2,56026.0%Hispanic
    • 8979.1%Black alone
    • 1041.1%Two or more races
    • 290.3%American Indian alone
    • 190.2%Asian alone
    • 200.2%Other race alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Russellville: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (15.0%), Irish (8.6%), English (5.7%), German (3.7%), Scotch-Irish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 11/27/1819

Elevation: 762 feet

Land area: 13.2 square miles.

Population density: 741 people per square mile   (low).

Russellville,AL real estate house value index trend

Russellville, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Russellville:

  • High school or higher: 71.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Russellville city:

  • Never married: 23.8%
  • Now married: 45.0%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 12.1%
  • Divorced: 18.0%

850 residents are foreign born (9.2% Latin America).

This city:

9.5%
Alabama:

2.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $494 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $189 (0.2%)

Russellville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Decatur, AL (42.7 miles , pop. 53,929).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (86.0 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (507.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Littleville, AL (2.5 miles ), Spruce Pine, AL (2.9 miles ), Belgreen, AL (2.9 miles) , Phil Campbell, AL (3.3 miles ), Tuscumbia, AL (3.9 miles ), Mount Hope, AL (4.1 miles ), Bear Creek, AL (4.1 miles ), Tri-Cities, AL (4.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 24 buildings, average cost: $58,700
  • 1998: 25 buildings, average cost: $18,800
  • 1999: 28 buildings, average cost: $63,700
  • 2000: 20 buildings, average cost: $50,800
  • 2001: 22 buildings, average cost: $54,400
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $71,900
  • 2003: 13 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2004: 14 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2005: 18 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2006: 17 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $114,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.51 N, Longitude: 87.73 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,550 (+15.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,544 (43.4%)

Area code: 256

Russellville household income distribution Russellville home values distribution

Crime rates in Russellville by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 01010010020
per 100,000 0.011.30.011.30.00.011.40.00.020.30.0
Rapes 01235733396
per 100,000 0.011.322.633.956.479.234.330.430.291.461.2
Robberies 535512111181056
per 100,000 55.234.056.656.5135.211.3125.6182.2100.850.861.2
Assaults 6113615102533632624
per 100,000 66.311.311.3406.7169.1113.1285.5334.1634.8264.1244.9
Burglaries 33183136202064123908185
per 100,000 364.6203.8350.7406.7225.4226.2730.81,245.3906.9822.8867.5
Thefts 7142741597347255223257244312
per 100,000 784.5475.4837.11,796.4822.7531.62,911.62,257.82,589.72,478.73,184.3
Auto thefts 356241081517212018
per 100,000 33.156.667.9271.2112.790.5171.3172.1211.6203.2183.7
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0N/AN/AN/A
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0.0N/AN/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 290.1) 89.882.3101.2271.1177.9134.2327.7338.4366.9356.3320.4

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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 Russellville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 22 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.84
Alabama average:

2.27
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.2%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,079 (+13.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (45%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Utilities (2%)
  • Manufacturing (32%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (25%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (26%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Russellville, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Russellville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 136% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 14.4 miles away from the Russellville city center killed 28 people and injured 267 people.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 tornado 40.8 miles away from the city center killed 16 people and injured 190 people.

Earthquake activity:

Russellville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 77% 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 81.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 119.7 miles away from Russellville center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 55.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 166.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 184.6 miles away from Russellville center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 272.8 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 Franklin County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Freezes: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Russellville topographic map

Birthplace of: Luther Duncan - Educator, Gustav Hasford - Marine, T. Ray Richeson - Football coach, Lee Clayton - Country guitarist, Arron Sears - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Russellville:

  • ASERACARE HOSPICE-RUSSELLVILLE (16109 HIGHWAY 43 SUITE B)
  • NORTHWEST MEDICAL CENTER (715 HIGHWAY 43 NE)
  • RUSSELLVILLE HOSPITAL (Proprietary, 15155 HIGHWAY 43)
  • SOUTHERNCARE RUSSELLVILLE (12220 HIGHWAY 43)
  • BURNS NURSING HOME, INC. (701 MONROE STREET NW)
  • RUSSELLVILLE HEALTH CARE INC (705 NORTHEAST GANDY STREET)
  • TERRACE MANOR NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER, INC (390 UNDERWOOD ROAD)
  • RUSSELLVILLE DIALYSIS (14897 HWY 43)
  • NORTHWEST HOME HEALTH (711 HOSPITAL DRIVE NE, PO BOX 1147)
  • SOUTHERN RURAL HEALTH CARE (508 ST CLAIR STREET SE)

airports located in Russellville:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Russellville:

  • Northwest-Shoals Community College (about 17 miles; Muscle Shoals, AL; Full-time enrollment: 2,702)
  • University of North Alabama (about 21 miles; Florence, AL; FT enrollment: 5,886)
  • Itawamba Community College (about 43 miles; Fulton, MS; FT enrollment: 5,489)
  • John C Calhoun State Community College (about 46 miles; Tanner, AL; FT enrollment: 7,911)
  • Athens State University (about 48 miles; Athens, AL; FT enrollment: 2,771)
  • Northeast Mississippi Community College (about 49 miles; Booneville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,024)
  • Bevill State Community College (about 54 miles; Jasper, AL; FT enrollment: 2,970)

Public high schools in Russellville:

  • RUSSELLVILLE HIGH SCH (Students: 689, Location: 1865 WATERLOO RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • BELGREEN HIGH SCH (Students: 477, Location: 14220 HIGHWAY 187, Grades: KG-12)
  • THARPTOWN HIGH SCH (Students: 297, Location: 255 HIGHWAY 80, Grades: 7-12)
  • FRANKLIN CO CAREER TECH CTR (Location: 85 JAIL SPRINGS ROAD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Russellville:

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Library in Russellville:

  • RUSSELLVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $76,169; Location: 110 EAST LAWRENCE STREET; 19,534 books; 430 audio materials; 340 video materials; 81 state licensed databases)

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Notable locations in Russellville: Franklin County Courthouse (A), Riverbend Center for Mental Health Russellville (B), NorthStar Emergency Medical Services Franklin (C), Russellville Fire and Rescue Station 1 (D), Russellville Fire and Rescue Station 2 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Franklin Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Russellville include: West Highlands Baptist Church (A), Washington Avenue Church of Christ (B), Russellville Freewill Baptist Church (C), Russellville Church of God (D), North Russellville Baptist Church (E), Gaines Street Baptist Church (F), First United Methodist Church (G), First Presbyterian Church (H), First Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Knights of Pythias Cemetery (1), Wilson-Nooe Cemetery (2), Sadler Cemetery (3), Orman Cemetery (4), Old Town Cemetery (5), Devaney Cemetery (6), Luketown Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Sloss Lake (A), City Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Harris Creek (A), Garman Branch (B), Underwood Creek (C), Town Branch (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Russellville include: City Lake Park (1), Eastside Park (2), Hal Kirby Junior Park (3), Southside Ball Field (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Budget Inn (14184 Highway 43).

Court: Municipal Court (1810 George Wallace Highway).

Franklin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 55.7. This is better than average.

City:

55.7
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 5.86. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.86
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 1.62. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.62
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.5
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 31.2%
(29.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.2% for Black residents, 26.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 78.4% for American Indian residents, 57.7% for other race residents, 55.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.0%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.1%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Russellville in 2010:

  • 150 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 20 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 10 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

People in group quarters in Russellville in 2000:

  • 178 people in nursing homes
  • 63 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 34 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 12 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 6 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Russellville, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Russellville (2011 data):

  • Valley State Bank: North Jackson Avenue Branch, Wal-Mart Supercenter Branch, at 15565 Highway 43 Bypass. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $117.4 mil, Deposits: $99.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Valley Bancshares, Inc.
  • CB&S Bank, Inc.: Drive-In Branch, Russellville Branch, Cb&S Bank, Inc.. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $1,276.1 mil, Deposits: $1,018.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 42 total offices, Holding Company: Cbs Banc-Corp.
  • Bank Independent: Village Square Branch at 13566 Highway 43 South, branch established on 1979/09/10; Russellville Downtown Branch at 101 North Jackson Avenue, branch established on 1920/10/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $1,041.1 mil, Deposits: $871.4 mil, headquarters in Sheffield, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 28 total offices, Holding Company: Bancindependent Incorporated
  • Community Spirit Bank: Russellville Branch at 14009 Highway 43, branch established on 1998/05/01. Info updated 2012/01/11: Bank assets: $112.6 mil, Deposits: $99.5 mil, headquarters in Red Bay, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Independent Bancshares, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • First Metro Bank: Russellville Branch at 15315 Highway 43, branch established on 1995/08/07. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $471.4 mil, Deposits: $418.8 mil, headquarters in Muscle Shoals, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: First Metro Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.6
Alabama average:

11.9

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

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Religion statistics for Russellville city (based on Franklin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,73389
Catholic1,4871
Mainline Protestant1,1956
Black Protestant5264
Other4752
None11,288-
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: 7
Franklin County:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Franklin County:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Franklin County:

5.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.2%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

29.8%
Alabama:

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

20.7%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.8%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.8%
State:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Russellville:

22.5%
State:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.4%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Russellville:

6.8
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Russellville:

34.0%
State:

34.4%

General health condition:
Russellville:

52.7%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Russellville:

77.1%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Russellville, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$7,374$44,2440$0
Other Government Administration 2$6,980$41,88011$3,950
Judicial and Legal 0$0 5$6,688
Police Protection - Officers 22$66,062$36,0340$0
Police - Other 1$1,833$21,9960$0
Firefighters 20$57,420$34,4527$2,402
Correction 3$5,904$23,6161$1,162
Streets and Highways 10$29,188$35,0263$3,564
Welfare 2$4,886$29,3164$2,862
Sewerage 7$52,014$89,1671$1,770
Parks and Recreation 7$20,008$34,29918$11,544
Water Supply 11$57,194$62,3930$0
Electric Power 15$86,831$69,4650$0
Gas Supply 13$69,344$64,0100$0
Local Libraries 1$2,520$30,2403$1,178
Other and Unallocable 11$45,895$50,0671$698
Totals for Government 127$513,453$48,51554$35,818

Russellville government finances - Expenditure in 2004 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $3,336,000 ($340.20)
    Water Utilities: $987,000 ($100.65)
    Gas Utilities: $772,000 ($78.73)
    Electric Utilities: $511,000 ($52.11)
    Sewerage: $295,000 ($30.08)
    Regular Highways: $151,000 ($15.40)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $7,845,000 ($800.02)
    Gas Utilities: $3,626,000 ($369.77)
    Water Utilities: $1,551,000 ($158.17)
    Police Protection: $1,138,000 ($116.05)
    Regular Highways: $667,000 ($68.02)
    Fire Protection: $649,000 ($66.18)
    Parks & Recreation: $537,000 ($54.76)
    Sewerage: $463,000 ($47.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $396,000 ($40.38)
    Welfare - Other: $385,000 ($39.26)
    Central Staff Services: $298,000 ($30.39)
    Financial Administration: $199,000 ($20.29)
    General - Other: $182,000 ($18.56)
    Libraries: $48,000 ($4.89)
    Air Transportation: $41,000 ($4.18)
    Corrections - Other: $17,000 ($1.73)
    Health Services - Other: $12,000 ($1.22)
    Housing & Community Development: $2,000 ($0.20)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $68,000 ($6.93)
  • Gas Utilities - Interest on Debt: $222,000 ($22.64)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $602,000 ($61.39)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Health: $8,000 ($0.82)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $80,000 ($8.16)
    Regular Highways: $59,000 ($6.02)
    Parks & Recreation: $26,000 ($2.65)
    Fire Protection: $21,000 ($2.14)
    Central Staff: $8,000 ($0.82)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($0.61)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($0.20)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,161,000 ($424.33)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $400,000 ($40.79)

Russellville government finances - Revenue in 2004 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $756,000 ($77.10)
    Solid Waste Management: $417,000 ($42.52)
    Parks & Recreation: $38,000 ($3.88)
    All Other: $15,000 ($1.53)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $302,000 ($30.80)
    General Support: $241,000 ($24.58)
    All Other: $27,000 ($2.75)
    Highways: $9,000 ($0.92)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $11,000 ($1.12)
    All Other: $8,000 ($0.82)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $328,000 ($33.45)
    General Revenue, NEC: $199,000 ($20.29)
    Special Assessments: $33,000 ($3.37)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $8,268,000 ($843.16)
    Gas Utilities: $4,702,000 ($479.50)
    Water Utilities: $2,532,000 ($258.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $150,000 ($15.30)
    General Support: $75,000 ($7.65)
    Highways: $72,000 ($7.34)
    Public Welfare: $62,000 ($6.32)
    Housing & Community Development: $2,000 ($0.20)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $2,447,000 ($249.54)
    Property: $1,169,000 ($119.21)
    NEC: $441,000 ($44.97)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $67,000 ($6.83)
    Other Selective Sales: $38,000 ($3.88)
    Tobacco Sales: $34,000 ($3.47)
    Motor Vehicle License: $17,000 ($1.73)

Russellville government finances - Debt in 2004 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $10,815,000 ($1102.90)
    Gas Utilities: $4,230,000 ($431.37)
    Electric Utilities: $1,685,000 ($171.83)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $12,041,000 ($1227.92)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $4,125,000 ($420.66)
    Water Utilities: $2,940,000 ($299.82)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $14,097,000 ($1437.59)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $10,555,000 ($1076.38)
    Gas Utilities: $4,040,000 ($411.99)
    Electric Utilities: $1,575,000 ($160.62)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $3,200,000 ($326.33)
    Other, NEC: $2,069,000 ($210.99)
    Gas Utilities: $190,000 ($19.38)
    Electric Utilities: $110,000 ($11.22)

Russellville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,469,000 ($251.78)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $9,223,000 ($940.55)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $77,000 ($7.85)

5.39% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,314 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.39%
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 Colbert County, AL  0.94% ($29,398 average AGI)
from Marion County, AL  0.48% ($20,500)
from Lauderdale County, AL  0.38% ($28,225)


6.38% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,520 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.38%
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 Colbert County, AL  0.91% ($26,729 average AGI)
to Lauderdale County, AL  0.49% ($24,667)
to Marion County, AL  0.47% ($26,633)

Strongest AM radio stations in Russellville:

  • WGOL (920 AM; 1 kW; RUSSELLVILLE, AL; Owner: MCCURRY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKAX (1500 AM; daytime; 1 kW; RUSSELLVILLE, AL; Owner: JAMAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVNA (1590 AM; 5 kW; TUSCUMBIA, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WERH (970 AM; 5 kW; HAMILTON, AL; Owner: KATE F. FITE)
  • WZNN (620 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, AL; Owner: MANUEL HUERTA)
  • WVNN (770 AM; 10 kW; ATHENS, AL; Owner: ATHENS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Russellville:

  • WMXV (103.5 FM; RUSSELLVILLE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQPR (88.7 FM; MUSCLE SHOALS, AL; Owner: THE BD OF TRUSTEES UNIV. OF ALABAMA)
  • WQLT-FM (107.3 FM; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: BIG RIVER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFIX (91.3 FM; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: TRI-STATE INSPIRATIONAL B/C CORP.)
  • WXFL (96.1 FM; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: BIG RIVER BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WVNA-FM (105.5 FM; MUSCLE SHOALS, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBTG-FM (106.3 FM; SHEFFIELD, AL; Owner: SLATTON & ASSOCS. BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WLAY-FM (100.3 FM; TUSCUMBIA, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W254AA (98.7 FM; COLBERT HEIGHTS, AL; Owner: WILLIAM P. ROGERS)
  • WJBB-FM (92.7 FM; HALEYVILLE, AL; Owner: HALEYVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WYTK (93.9 FM; ROGERSVILLE, AL; Owner: SHOALS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Russellville:

  • W59CF (Channel 59; RUSSELLVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHDF (Channel 15; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: VALLEY TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WFIQ (Channel 36; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WYLE (Channel 26; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: ETC COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • W57BV (Channel 57; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W46CF (Channel 46; TUSCUMBIA, AL; Owner: UNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBCF-LP (Channel 3; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: BENNY CARLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXFL-LP (Channel 5; FLORENCE, ETC., AL; Owner: BENNY CARLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
Russellville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Russellville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 28Number of bridges
  • 110m361ftTotal length
  • $63,435,000Total costs
  • 142,382Total average daily traffic
  • 14,242Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 61950-1959
  • 31970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 141990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Russellville, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Russellville)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Russellville, AL)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

69 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Russellville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: MALONE JOHN W JR RV-6 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 126JB , Serial Number: 20026, Year manufactured: 1990, Airworthiness Date: 09/20/1990
    Registrant (Individual): John W Jr Malone, 292 4th St, Russellville, AL 35653
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-151 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 80 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 43232 , Serial Number: 28-7415450, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 05/01/1974
    Registrant (Corporation): Blue Diamond Aviation LLC, 13365 Highway 243, Russellville, AL 35654
  • Aircraft: HOLCOMB WILLIAM T SEEKER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: SUBARU ALL MDLS A/B (400 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6051Z , Serial Number: HA1A, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 08/09/2001
    Registrant (Individual): William T Holcomb, 492 Rustic Loop, Russellville, AL 35653
  • Aircraft: SIGMON HARVEY E VANS RV 6 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 62HS , Serial Number: 20198, Year manufactured: 1992, Airworthiness Date: 05/27/1992
    Registrant (Individual): Trussie A Curington, 945 High Chapparal Rd, Russellville, AL 35653
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8112U , Serial Number: 17252012, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 09/19/1964
    Registrant (Co-Owned): James R Bendall, 8 Claten Cv, Russellville, AL 35654, Other Owners: Brenda K Bendall
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8397W , Serial Number: 28-2607, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 07/12/1965
    Registrant (Individual): Jason W Evans, 26 Magnolia Ln, Russellville, AL 35653
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 955LC , Serial Number: 17264572, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 12/23/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Michael D Dba Sewell, 15830 Highway 43, Russellville, AL 35653, Other Owners: Purpose Aviation Highre

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

  • RUSSELLVILLE WATER WORKS (Population served: 14,325, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
  • FRANKLIN COUNTY WATER SERVICES AUTHORITY (Population served: 4,950, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
  • LITTLEVILLE WATERWORKS (Address: 1884 George Wallace Highway , Population served: 3,549, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • ISBELL WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1,065, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • ROCKWOOD WATER AUTHORITY (Population served: 222, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 60
  • Hazardous Condition: 23

Incident types - Russellville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Russellville, AL
Most common first names in Russellville, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William23273.1 years
James19370.2 years
Mary14077.3 years
John12372.5 years
Robert9469.6 years
Annie6879.5 years
Willie6576.6 years
Charles5969.5 years
Thomas5771.2 years
George5676.5 years
Most common last names in Russellville, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith12073.0 years
Hester11079.9 years
Taylor7476.4 years
King6873.5 years
Hamilton6875.1 years
Hargett5575.3 years
James5376.3 years
Wilson5170.9 years
Kimbrough4573.0 years
Malone4471.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (53%)
  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Russellville, AL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
Advance Auto Parts1Nike2
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Best Western1Subway2
CVS1T-Mobile1
Curves1Taco Bell1
FedEx2True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Jones New York1UPS1
KFC1Walmart1
Lane Furniture1

Russellville compared to Alabama state average:

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

Russellville on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2002 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Production occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Guatemala (population 500+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Production occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28 (population 5,000+)"
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