For population 25 years and over in Union Grove:
For population 15 years and over in Union Grove town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $360 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntsville, AL (23.2 miles , pop. 158,216).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (64.1 miles , pop. 242,820).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (519.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Arab, AL (2.4 miles ), Guntersville, AL (3.1 miles ), New Hope, AL (3.1 miles ), Baileyton-Joppa, AL (3.4 miles ), Laceys Spring, AL (3.6 miles ), Baileyton, AL (3.6 miles ), Owens Cross Roads, AL (3.6 miles ), Grant, AL (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 34.40 N, Longitude: 86.45 W
Area code: 256
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -62 (-39.7%).
Average climate in Union Grove, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Union Grove-area historical tornado activity is above Alabama state average. It is 293% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 32.3 miles away from the Union Grove town center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 tornado 33.1 miles away from the town center killed 28 people and injured 267 people.
Earthquake activity:Union Grove-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 47.1 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 83.0 miles away from Union Grove center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 92.7 miles away from the city center
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 25.8 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 81.3 miles away from Union Grove center
On 11/28/1999 at 11:00:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 82.3 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 Marshall County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 15, Floods: 14, Tornadoes: 10, Winds: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Union Grove:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Union Grove:
See full list of schools located in Union Grove
Public elementary/middle school in Union Grove:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Union Grove that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 25.5%
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Union Grove compared to Alabama state average:
Banks with branches in Union Grove (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Union Grove (based on Marshall County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.27%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 17
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 67
Number of full-service restaurants: 60
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.49% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,083 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:
5.86% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,156 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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Union Grove fatal accident list:
Apr 4, 1983 07:15 PM, 1240, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 11, 1983 06:20 PM, 1240, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Union Grove)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Union Grove)
FAA Registered Aircraft:6
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Union Grove, AL
Total of 11 patent applications in 2008-2014.