For population 25 years and over in Tallassee:
For population 15 years and over in Tallassee city:
25 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Montgomery, AL (25.7 miles , pop. 201,568).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (593.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Reeltown, AL (2.6 miles ), Franklin, AL (2.8 miles) , Shorter, AL (3.2 miles ), Eclectic, AL (3.3 miles ), Shorter-Hardaway, AL (3.3 miles) , Tuskegee-Milstead, AL (3.5 miles) , Tuskegee, AL (3.6 miles ), Notasulga, AL (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 32.54 N, Longitude: 85.89 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,400 (+49.8%)
Area code: 334
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 Tallassee detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 25 (19 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -713 (-12.6%).
Work and jobs in Tallassee: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Tallassee, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Tallassee-area historical tornado activity is near Alabama state average. It is 119% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/18/1969, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.1 miles away from the Tallassee city center killed 2 people and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 3/12/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.9 miles away from the city center injured 15 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Tallassee-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alabama state average. It is 98% 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 99.1 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 99.5 miles away from Tallassee 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 77.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/9/2004 at 08:56:10, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.3 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 Elmore County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 5, Hurricanes: 5, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Osceola - Seminole chief, Michael Ritch - Soccer player.
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Local government website: www.tallassee.al.us/communit.htm
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Tallassee and their reported violations in the past:FRIENDSHIP WATER WORKS (Address: 4540 FRIENDSHIP ROAD , Population served: 3417, Purch_surface_water):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.3%
(11.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.9% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
112 people in nursing homes in 2000
Tallassee compared to Alabama state average:
Banks with branches in Tallassee (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Tallassee city (based on Elmore County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.52%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 52
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
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10.64% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,584 average adjusted gross income)
0.13% of residents moved from foreign countries ($673 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.46% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,662 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($341 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Tallassee fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 34 meters (112ft)
Total costs: $13,109,000
Total average daily traffic: 20,126
Total average daily truck traffic: 508
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 26,666
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Tallassee)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Tallassee, AL)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tallassee)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Tallassee)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 25 patent applications in 2008-2014.