Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (44.7 miles , pop. 77,906).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (53.8 miles , pop. 201,568).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (527.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Marion, AL (3.3 miles ), Hamburg, AL (3.5 miles) , Valley Grande, AL (3.6 miles ), Heiberger, AL (3.9 miles) , Maplesville, AL (4.2 miles ), Selma, AL (4.2 miles ), Brent, AL (4.5 miles ), Centreville, AL (4.5 miles ).
Latitude: 32.65 N, Longitude: 87.13 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 334
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Sprott: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Sprott, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Sprott-area historical tornado activity is near Alabama state average. It is 132% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/11/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.0 miles away from the Sprott place center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 3/12/1976, a category F3 tornado 13.5 miles away from the place center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Sprott-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 76% 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 52.4 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 46.5 miles away from Sprott center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 84.2 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 57.0 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 53.1 miles away from Sprott center
On 8/19/2004 at 23:51:49, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 39.2 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 Perry County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 3, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Sprott compared to Alabama state average:
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Religion statistics for Sprott CCD (based on Perry County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 30.07%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
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4.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,663 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:
6.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,419 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Sprott)
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