Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Montgomery, AL (43.9 miles , pop. 201,568).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (524.9 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Craig-Tyler, AL (2.5 miles) , Selmont-West Selmont, AL (2.7 miles ), Carlowville, AL (2.9 miles) , Selma, AL (3.2 miles ), Benton, AL (3.5 miles) , Orrville, AL (3.6 miles ), Benton-Collirene, AL (3.7 miles) , Valley Grande, AL (4.1 miles ).
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Latitude: 32.27 N, Longitude: 87.02 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 334
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Sardis: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Sardis, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Sardis-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 96% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/1/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.0 miles away from the Sardis place center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused $2 million in damages.
On 12/6/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.3 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Sardis-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 87% 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 80.8 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 79.5 miles away from Sardis 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 59.2 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 84.2 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 80.2 miles away from Sardis center
On 10/26/1997 at 23:27:12, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 82.7 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 Dallas County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 7, Hurricanes: 4, Winds: 3, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sardis:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Sardis and their reported violations in the past:SOUTH DALLAS WATER AUTHORITY (Population served: 3636, Groundwater):
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Sardis compared to Alabama state average:
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Religion statistics for Sardis CCD (based on Dallas County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.61%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 11
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.20% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,654 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:
5.60% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,608 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Sardis)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
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