Trussville, Alabama

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Population in 2017: 21,827 (88% urban, 12% rural).
Population change since 2000: +68.9%
Males: 10,125  (46.4%)
Females: 11,702  (53.6%)
Median resident age:

39.7 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 35173.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $89,878 (it was $66,943 in 2000)
Trussville:

$89,878
AL:

$48,123

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $40,178 (it was $27,235 in 2000)

Trussville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $253,417 (it was $159,000 in 2000)
Trussville:

$253,417
AL:

$141,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $286,097; detached houses: $284,888; townhouses or other attached units: $137,111; mobile homes: $180,578

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,276.

March 2019 cost of living index in Trussville: 89.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.2%
(5.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.5% for Black residents, 3.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Trussville, AL (2017)
    • 18,54087.7%White alone
    • 1,2385.9%Black alone
    • 4442.1%Asian alone
    • 3591.7%Two or more races
    • 2371.1%Hispanic
    • 750.4%Other race alone
    • 80.04%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Trussville, Alabama as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Trussville is 1,229 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Trussville by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2011

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
7
(44.2)
6
(35.5)
1
(5.4)
2
(10.4)
1
(5.1)
0
(0.0)
6
(27.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
14
(88.4)
25
(147.8)
37
(201.1)
22
(114.6)
16
(81.6)
0
(0.0)
7
(31.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
11
(69.4)
15
(88.7)
15
(81.5)
4
(20.8)
10
(51.0)
0
(0.0)
100
(452.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
70
(441.9)
84
(496.7)
63
(342.4)
101
(526.1)
104
(530.7)
106
(529.2)
38
(172.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
689
(4,350)
757
(4,476)
862
(4,685)
811
(4,224)
784
(4,001)
2
(10.0)
604
(2,734)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
36
(227.3)
34
(201.0)
30
(163.0)
39
(203.1)
39
(199.0)
25
(124.8)
12
(54.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0
(0.0)
N/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)298.9320.4305.4268.9251.947.4247.5

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City-data.com crime index in Trussville, AL

Crime rate in Trussville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 68 (55 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.59
Alabama average:

2.40
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Ancestries: American (34.3%), Irish (15.5%), English (11.9%), German (5.3%), European (3.1%), Scottish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 700 feet

Land area: 22.2 square miles.

Population density: 984 people per square mile   (low).

Trussville, Alabama map

453 residents are foreign born (0.4% Latin America, 0.4% Europe, 0.3% Asia).

This city:

2.1%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,350 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,415 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (14.2 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (571.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Grayson Valley, AL (1.7 miles ),
Chalkville, AL (2.1 miles ),
Center Point, AL (2.2 miles ),
Clay, AL (2.4 miles ),
Leeds, AL (2.4 miles ),
Moody, AL (2.5 miles ),
Pinson, AL (2.6 miles ),
Argo, AL (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 33.62 N, Longitude: 86.60 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +773 (+3.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,245 (21.8%)

Area code: 205

Distribution of median household income in Trussville, AL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Trussville, AL in 2017
Trussville satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 200 buildings, average cost: $173,600
  • 1998: 254 buildings, average cost: $170,500
  • 1999: 211 buildings, average cost: $184,900
  • 2000: 204 buildings, average cost: $173,600
  • 2001: 196 buildings, average cost: $183,900
  • 2002: 278 buildings, average cost: $181,900
  • 2003: 406 buildings, average cost: $177,100
  • 2004: 387 buildings, average cost: $177,400
  • 2005: 396 buildings, average cost: $175,900
  • 2006: 354 buildings, average cost: $185,000
  • 2007: 198 buildings, average cost: $199,500
  • 2008: 93 buildings, average cost: $193,500
  • 2009: 79 buildings, average cost: $186,200
  • 2010: 65 buildings, average cost: $197,400
  • 2011: 42 buildings, average cost: $226,100
  • 2012: 124 buildings, average cost: $232,400
  • 2013: 161 buildings, average cost: $227,700
  • 2014: 185 buildings, average cost: $227,300
  • 2015: 230 buildings, average cost: $253,300
  • 2016: 168 buildings, average cost: $315,100
  • 2017: 212 buildings, average cost: $332,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Trussville, AL residents
Average permit cost in Trussville, AL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Alabama:

3.8%
Historical population in Trussville, AL
Historical housing units in Trussville, AL
Most common industries in Trussville, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.3%)
  • Construction (8.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.6%)
  • Educational services (6.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.6%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.2%)
  • Health care (6.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
  • Utilities (4.5%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.4%)
  • Educational services (12.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.9%)
  • Social assistance (4.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.5%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Trussville, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.6%)
  • Registered nurses (3.5%)
  • Top executives (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Top executives (5.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.0%)
  • Registered nurses (6.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.0%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)

Average climate in Trussville, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Trussville, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 81.3. This is about average.

City:

81.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.262. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.262
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.41. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.41
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 2.45. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.45
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 21.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.60. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.60
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Tornado activity:

Trussville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 157% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1977, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 6.2 miles away from the Trussville city center killed 22 people and injured 130 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1998, a category F5 tornado 16.0 miles away from the city center killed 32 people and injured 259 people and caused $200 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Trussville-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 79% 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 40.8 miles away from Trussville 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 81.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 71.9 miles away from Trussville center
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) earthquake occurred 177.3 miles away from Trussville 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 102.6 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 42.3 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 Jefferson County (31) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 24
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 18, Tornadoes: 16, Floods: 14, Hurricanes: 6, Winds: 6, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Trussville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Trussville:

  • ALABAMA REGIONAL HOSPICE CARE (413 D MAIN STREET)
  • GOLDEN LIVING CENTER - TRUSSVILLE (119 WATTERSON PARKWAY)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Trussville:

  • BIRMINGHAM NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER EAST (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • DAVITA CENTER POINT DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; CENTER POINT, AL)
  • SOUTHERN CARE BIRMINGHAM (Hospital, about 6 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • BIRMINGHAM EAST DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • KIRKWOOD BY THE RIVER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • DCI BIRMINGHAM (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • INTREPID USA HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)

Amtrak station near Trussville:

  • 15 miles: BIRMINGHAM (1819 MORRIS AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Trussville:

  • Jefferson State Community College (about 7 miles; Birmingham, AL; Full-time enrollment: 6,041)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 15 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 14,853)
  • Samford University (about 16 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)
  • Virginia College-Birmingham (about 17 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 8,167)
  • Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus (about 21 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 2,695)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 34 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 4,486)
  • University of Montevallo (about 39 miles; Montevallo, AL; FT enrollment: 2,826)

Public high school in Trussville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Trussville:

See full list of schools located in Trussville

Library in Trussville:

  • TRUSSVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $930,141; Location: 201 PARKWAY DRIVE; 83,520 books; 231 e-books; 11,373 audio materials; 3,324 video materials; 81 state licensed databases; 13 other licensed databases; 112 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Trussville: Fair Haven Campsite (A), Red Gap (B), Camp Munger (C), Trussville Fire and Rescue Service Station 2 (D), Trussville Fire and Rescue Service Station 1 (E), Trussville Fire and Rescue Service Station 3 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Trussville include: Mount Olive Baptist Church (A), New Bethel Church (B), First United Methodist Church (C), Highlandview Church (D), Holy Infant of Prague Catholic Church (E), Church of the Holy Cross (F), Bethel Church (G), Miracle Hill Church (H), Mount Canana Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Trussville Cemetery (1), Mount Nebo Cemetery (2), Jefferson Memorial Gardens (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Windsong Lake (A), Wanderland Lake (B), Palmers Lake (C), Riggins Pond (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Pinchgut Creek (A), Dry Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Comfort Inn Suites (4740 Norrel Drive) (1), Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites (5911 Valley Road) (2), Comfort Inn & Suites (4740 Norrel Drive) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Robert J. Natter - Recipient of the Purple Heart medal, Brandon Cox - Football player.

Jefferson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

  • TRUSSVILLE UTILITIES (Population served: 24,351, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

79.3%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

2.3%
Whole state:

4.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
118 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
22 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
120 people in nursing homes in 2000
3 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Trussville (2011 data):

  • Regions Bank: Trussville Branch, Deerfoot Parkway Branch, Trussville Branch. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Bryant Bank: Trussville Branch at 137 Main Street, branch established on 2008/06/23. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $951.1 mil, Deposits: $781.0 mil, headquarters in Tuscaloosa, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices
  • Compass Bank: Trussville Branch at 5990 Chalkville Mountain Road, branch established on 1993/06/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
  • Union State Bank: Trussville Branch at 305 Main Street, branch established on 2002/06/30. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $274.5 mil, Deposits: $250.5 mil, headquarters in Pell City, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Union Bancshares, Inc.
  • Pinnacle Bank: Trussville Branch at 2064 Gadsden Highway, branch established on 1998/12/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $199.1 mil, Deposits: $172.4 mil, headquarters in Jasper, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Pinnacle Bancshares, Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: North Chalkville Branch at 115 N. Chalkville Road, branch established on 1988/06/20. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • SouthPoint Bank: The Shoppes At Deerfoot Branch at 7260 Gadsden Highway, branch established on 2006/12/15. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $234.6 mil, Deposits: $206.8 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices
  • Synovus Bank: Trussville Banking Center Branch at 109 South Chalkville Road, branch established on 1989/04/01. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $26,863.3 mil, Deposits: $22,415.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 296 total offices, Holding Company: Synovus Financial Corp.

For population 15 years and over in Trussville:

Marital status in Trussville, AL
  • Never married: 19.9%
  • Now married: 63.1%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

For population 25 years and over in Trussville:

  • High school or higher: 96.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 40.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.4%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Alabama average:

11.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Trussville
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Trussville, AL (based on Jefferson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant308,984710
Black Protestant106,653257
Mainline Protestant67,037150
Catholic55,08332
Other13,07345
Orthodox1,4244
None106,212-
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: 135
This county:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 12
Jefferson County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 65
This county:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 380
This county:

5.77 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 357
Jefferson County:

5.42 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Jefferson County:

12.4%
State:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

31.1%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

12.0%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Trussville:

47.6%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.6%
State:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Trussville:

28.8
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.0%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Trussville:

8.7%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Trussville:

6.8
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Trussville:

35.8%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

54.2%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.5%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Trussville, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 55$294,518$64,2580$0
Firefighters 34$161,787$57,1010$0
Parks and Recreation 26$93,578$43,19017$9,847
Streets and Highways 17$53,944$38,0780$0
Local Libraries 14$52,029$44,5963$2,617
Police - Other 12$52,921$52,9210$0
Financial Administration 8$40,905$61,3580$0
Other Government Administration 7$16,111$27,6190$0
Fire - Other 6$43,331$86,6620$0
Other and Unallocable 5$13,013$31,2310$0
Judicial and Legal 3$13,735$54,9400$0
Totals for Government 187$835,872$53,63920$12,464

Trussville government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $9,700,000 ($444.40)
    Regular Highways: $5,372,000 ($246.12)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,126,000 ($143.22)
    General - Other: $986,000 ($45.17)
    Central Staff Services: $103,000 ($4.72)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $6,300,000 ($288.63)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,348,000 ($199.20)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,174,000 ($145.42)
    Regular Highways: $2,255,000 ($103.31)
    General - Other: $2,242,000 ($102.72)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,342,000 ($61.48)
    Libraries: $1,217,000 ($55.76)
    Central Staff Services: $949,000 ($43.48)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $488,000 ($22.36)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $250,000 ($11.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,883,000 ($223.71)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,861,000 ($85.26)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $2,145,000 ($98.27)
    General - Other: $2,091,000 ($95.80)
    Local Fire Protection: $294,000 ($13.47)
    Police Protection: $201,000 ($9.21)
    Parks and Recreation: $163,000 ($7.47)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($0.18)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,000 ($0.05)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,987,000 ($457.55)

Trussville government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $597,000 ($27.35)
    Other: $494,000 ($22.63)
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($0.69)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $32,000 ($1.47)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $554,000 ($25.38)
    General Local Government Support: $205,000 ($9.39)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,013,000 ($46.41)
    Fines and Forfeits: $857,000 ($39.26)
    Sale of Property: $186,000 ($8.52)
    Interest Earnings: $58,000 ($2.66)
    Special Assessments: $17,000 ($0.78)
    Rents: $12,000 ($0.55)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $578,000 ($26.48)
    Highways: $330,000 ($15.12)
    General Local Government Support: $59,000 ($2.70)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $27,192,000 ($1245.80)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $3,511,000 ($160.86)
    Property: $1,863,000 ($85.35)
    Other License: $705,000 ($32.30)
    Public Utilities Sales: $240,000 ($11.00)
    Motor Vehicle License: $70,000 ($3.21)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $64,000 ($2.93)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000 ($0.09)

Trussville government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $111,977,000 ($5130.21)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $71,887,000 ($3293.49)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $40,090,000 ($1836.72)

Trussville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,422,000 ($477.48)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $30,894,000 ($1415.40)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,391,000 ($292.80)

5.06% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($55,140 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.06%
Alabama average:

5.95%

0.01% of residents moved from foreign countries ($109 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.01%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Shelby County, AL  1.04% ($59,781 average AGI)
from Tuscaloosa County, AL  0.27% ($47,158)
from St. Clair County, AL  0.25% ($45,895)


5.51% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($62,900 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.51%
Alabama average:

5.97%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($250 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.02%
Alabama average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Shelby County, AL  1.15% ($65,544 average AGI)
to St. Clair County, AL  0.39% ($50,962)
to Tuscaloosa County, AL  0.19% ($41,890)
Businesses in Trussville, AL
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Jones New York2
AT&T1Lane Bryant1
Advance Auto Parts1Marshalls1
Aeropostale1Mazda1
Applebee's1McDonald's2
Bath & Body Works1Men's Wearhouse1
CVS1New Balance1
Cold Stone Creamery1Nike1
Comfort Inn1Pizza Hut1
Cracker Barrel1Plato's Closet1
Curves1Publix Super Markets1
Domino's Pizza1Rue211
FedEx3SONIC Drive-In1
GameStop1Sprint Nextel2
H&R Block1Starbucks1
Hardee's1T.J.Maxx1
Havertys Furniture1Taco Bell1
Hilton1UPS5
Holiday Inn1Vans1
Home Depot1Waffle House1
JCPenney1Walgreens1

Strongest AM radio stations in Trussville:

  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLPH (1480 AM; daytime; 5 kW; IRONDALE, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WYDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WURL (760 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MOODY, AL; Owner: THE BILL DAVISON EVANGELISTIC ASSOC)
  • WERC (960 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRJS (1320 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFHK (1430 AM; 5 kW; PELL CITY, AL; Owner: STOCKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Trussville:

  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WENN (105.9 FM; TRUSSVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; WARRIOR, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)
  • WGIB (91.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WYSF (94.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMJJ (96.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQEN (103.7 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDJC-FM (93.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WZRR (99.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBFR (89.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WJSR (91.1 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: JEFFERSON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WLJR (88.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BRIARWOOD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVSU-FM (91.1 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: SAMFORD UNIVERSITY)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)

TV broadcast stations around Trussville:

  • WIAT (Channel 42; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIQ (Channel 10; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WBRC (Channel 6; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WVTM-TV (Channel 13; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM BROADCASTING (WVTM-TV), LLC)
  • WTTO (Channel 21; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WJSU-TV (Channel 40; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WABM (Channel 68; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM (WABM-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W27CM (Channel 27; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W46DK (Channel 46; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBXA-CA (Channel 2; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WBMA-LP (Channel 58; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • W34BI (Channel 34; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WBMG-LP (Channel 38; MOODY, AL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W49AY (Channel 49; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • W62BG (Channel 62; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Trussville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 33Number of bridges
  • 505ft / 154mTotal length
  • $63,808,000Total costs
  • 415,990Total average daily traffic
  • 53,070Total average daily truck traffic
  • 326,305Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Trussville, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 91960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 61990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Trussville, AL
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED94$154,94869$167,295399$186,97714$69,6331$1,443,45016$116,3571$38,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$139,9745$119,09639$177,7952$12,2700$01$165,8900$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED14$150,67115$112,647125$185,18415$50,0700$09$91,2723$46,227
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN9$148,75712$199,804141$192,5684$175,2650$04$88,8680$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$202,4681$38,92030$202,3711$118,9700$02$138,5900$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0111.03 , 0111.04, 0111.06, 0111.07

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED16$234,85922$229,037
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$114,16013$246,016
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$259,0454$281,265
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$279,760
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0111.03 , 0111.04, 0111.06, 0111.07

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Trussville, AL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Trussville, AL - Value

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 54. The highest number of fires - 88 took place in 2014, and the least - 22 in 2013. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Trussville, AL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (58.1%), and Structure Fires (18.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Trussville, AL
    • 44358.1%Outside Fires
    • 14318.8%Structure Fires
    • 14118.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 354.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Trussville, AL

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Trussville, Alabama:

  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Trussville Al, 5911 Valley Rd, Trussville, Alabama 35173 , Phone: (205) 655-2700, Fax: (205) 655-5500
  • Quality Inn- Trussville, Al, 4730 Norrell Dr, Trussville, Alabama 35173 , Phone: (205) 661-9323, Fax: (205) 655-9331
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Trussville, Alabama
Most common first names in Trussville, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary11379.6 years
James11271.7 years
William10974.9 years
John8673.3 years
Charles5872.6 years
Robert4873.3 years
George3778.6 years
Annie2783.6 years
Margaret2577.9 years
Ruth2480.5 years
Most common last names in Trussville, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6274.0 years
Davis3475.3 years
Jones3274.4 years
Brown2677.4 years
Williams2675.5 years
Taylor2378.4 years
Phillips2274.8 years
Johnson2170.0 years
Tucker1976.8 years
Thompson1979.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Trussville, AL
  • 68.5%Utility gas
  • 30.4%Electricity
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Trussville, AL
  • 69.5%Electricity
  • 30.5%Utility gas


Trussville compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Trussville on our top lists:

  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
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