For population 25 years and over in Taylor:
For population 15 years and over in Taylor town:
35 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $282 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dothan, AL (5.4 miles , pop. 57,737).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (95.3 miles , pop. 201,568).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (598.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Rehobeth, AL (1.7 miles ), Malvern, AL (1.9 miles ), Dothan, AL (2.3 miles ), Slocomb, AL (2.9 miles ), Grimes, AL (3.1 miles ), Midland City, AL (3.1 miles ), Cowarts, AL (3.1 miles ), Madrid, AL (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 31.17 N, Longitude: 85.47 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 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 Taylor detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +578 (+43.8%).
Work and jobs in Taylor: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Taylor, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Taylor-area historical tornado activity is near Alabama state average. It is 124% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/1/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.8 miles away from the Taylor town center killed 9 people and injured 50 people and caused $250 million in damages.
On 12/29/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.4 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Houston County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 3, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 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 Taylor:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 27.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 13.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Taylor that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 18.8%
(15.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 69.2% for Black residents, 56.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 56.2% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Taylor compared to Alabama state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Taylor town (based on Houston County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.82%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 68
Number of full-service restaurants: 70
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.86% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,169 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($405 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.73% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,807 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($324 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Taylor, Alabama:See more detailed statistics of Taylor fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total costs: $828,000
Total average daily traffic: 600
Total average daily truck traffic: 42
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 800
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Taylor)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: