Blount County, Alabama (AL)

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County population in 2012: 57,826 (10% urban, 90% rural); it was 51,024 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 10,442
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 6,942
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 16,084
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,194 (it was 3,181 in 2000)
% of renters here:

17%
State:

30%

Land area: 646 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 89 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Blount County: 83.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Construction (23.3%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (21.5%), Manufacturing (12.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 67%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 24%
  • Unpaid family work: 8%
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Races in Blount County, Alabama:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (88.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (8.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.5%)
Median resident age:  39.0 years
Alabama median age:  37.0 years
Males: 28,362  (44.4%)
Females: 28,960  (55.6%)
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Blount County,AL real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Blount County:

2.0 people
Alabama:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,698 ($35,241 in 1999)

This county:

$42698
Alabama:

$42849

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $409 (lower quartile is $257, upper quartile is $503)
This county:

$409
State:

$515


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $117,291 (it was $76,900 in 2000)
Blount:

$117,291
Alabama:

$122,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $70,100 - $184,729
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,042
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $320

Institutionalized population: 409

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

Blount County, AL map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 34 buildings, average cost: $153,900
  • 2005: 47 buildings, average cost: $142,700
  • 2006: 39 buildings, average cost: $199,600
  • 2007: 32 buildings, average cost: $149,000
  • 2008: 14 buildings, average cost: $186,600
  • 2009: 11 buildings, average cost: $216,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $437 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $380 (0.4%)

Blount County household income distribution in 2009 Blount County home values distribution Blount County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.9%
(15.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.2% for Black residents, 27.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 8.6% for American Indian residents, 18.4% for other race residents, 11.8% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.8%
Blount County:

15.8%
Alabama:

18.7%
(15.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.6% for Black residents, 25.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.9% for American Indian residents, 16.2% for other race residents, 10.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 40 years old
(Males: 39 years old, Females: 42 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42 years old, Black residents: 34 years old, American Indian residents: 25 years old, Asian residents: 69 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23 years old, Other race residents: 26 years old)

Area name: Birmingham-Hoover, AL HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Blount County is $521 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $581 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $737 a month.

Cities in this county include: Oneonta, Clarence, Brooksville, Blountsville, Smoke Rise, Cleveland, Locust Fork, Snead, Susan Moore, Allgood.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Blount County: Graveman Dairy Farm (A), Kneeves Poultry Farm (B), Greens Chapel (C), Cherokee Farm (D), Lakeview Farms (E), Lynn Haven Dairy (F), Scofield Poultry Farm (G), Blount Springs Station (H), Whispering Pines Golf Course (I), Slab Creek Golf Course (J), Maple Hill Golf Course (K), Mount View (L), Mountain View (M), Rainbow Crossing (N), Walker Gap (O), Dallas - Selfville Volunteer Fire Department (P), Remlap Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (Q), Remlap Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (R), Mountain High Volunteer Fire and Rescue Station 1 (S), Murphree Valley Volunteer Fire Department (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Blount County include: Mount Carmel Church (A), Mount High Church (B), Mount Joy Church (C), Mount Tabor Church (D), Mountain Brook Church (E), Mountain Chapel (F), Shiloh Methodist Church (G), Nectar Heights Church (H), Pleasant Grove Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Holland Cemetery (1), Hood Cemetery (2), Cox Cemetery (3), Crump Cemetery (4), Dickson Cemetery (5), Sivley Cemetery (6), Harmony Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Hanna Pond (A), Tidwell Pond (B), Gilliand Pond (C), Camps Lake (D), Summers Lake (E), Lake Pittman (F), Adams Lake (G), Skyview Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Tanyard Branch (A), Tally Branch (B), Sugar Creek (C), Slab Creek (D), Sibleyville Creek (E), Shoal Creek (F), Sawmill Slough (G), Sawmill Branch (H), Sapsucker Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Blount County: Rickwood Caverns State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Cullman County , Etowah County , Jefferson County , Marshall County , St. Clair County , Walker County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.2%
Alabama:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,600
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 70.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 9.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,581 (18% naturalized citizens)

Blount County:

3.1%
Whole state:

2.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 608
  • 1990 to 1994: 412
  • 1985 to 1989: 193
  • 1980 to 1984: 82
  • 1975 to 1979: 101
  • 1970 to 1974: 109
  • 1970 to 1974: 15
  • 1965 to 1969: 61

Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 40.3%

Blount County marital status for males Blount County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Blount County with a mortgage: 5,337 (480 second mortgage, 579 home equity loan, 9 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,485

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

64.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Blount County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant29,223122
Catholic4,7441
Mainline Protestant3,03529
Other2922
Black Protestant582
None19,970-
Blount County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Blount County:

1.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Blount County:

5.13 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 14
This county:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Blount County:

10.5%
Alabama:

11.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Blount County:

31.5%
State:

31.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.9%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Blount County:

Average size of farms: 115 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $91,532
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $254.60
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.80%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 93.71%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $60,717
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 19.69%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 2.14%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $37,480
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.59%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 27.02
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.24%
Corn for grain: 835 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 2820 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 927 harvested acres
Vegetables: 1,173 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 404 acres

Tornado activity:

Blount County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Alabama state average. It is 1193219.9 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 5 fatalities and 81 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 11/18/1957, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado killed 3 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Blount County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 79% 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 63.8 miles away from Blount County 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 56.5 miles away from the county center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 76.0 miles away from the county 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 201.9 miles away from the county 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 121.7 miles away from Blount County center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 243.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Blount County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 7, Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 3, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (85%)
  • Germany (4%)
  • Philippines (2%)
  • Korea (2%)
  • United Kingdom (1%)
  • Canada (1%)
  • India (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Blount County (%):

  • United States or American (38%)
  • Irish (13%)
  • English (10%)
  • German (6%)
  • Scotch-Irish (4%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Blount County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 17,530 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 3,783 (17%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 18 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 4 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 11 (0%)
  • Taxi: 7 (0%)
  • Walked: 213 (1%)
  • Other means: 126 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 563 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Blount County, Alabama in 2000:

  • 320 people in nursing homes
  • 109 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 90 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 34 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 30 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 16 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 11 people in other group homes

People in group quarters in Blount County, Alabama in 2010:

  • 280 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 129 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 57 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 23 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $46,554.

5.86% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,013 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.86%
Alabama average:

6.02%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.87% relocated from other counties in Alabama ($28,114 average AGI)
1.00% relocated from other states ($4,898 average AGI)
Blount County:

1.00%
Alabama average:

2.63%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jefferson County, AL  2.50% ($35,993 average AGI)
from Cullman County, AL  0.44% ($30,235)
from Marshall County, AL  0.43% ($26,139)
from St. Clair County, AL  0.38% ($27,478)
from Etowah County, AL  0.23% ($26,000)
from Shelby County, AL  0.16% ($41,867)
from Walker County, AL  0.14% ($49,840)


5.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,306 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.77%
Alabama average:

6.06%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.59% relocated to other counties in Alabama ($25,350 average AGI)
1.18% relocated to other states ($6,956 average AGI)
Blount County:

1.18%
Alabama average:

2.67%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jefferson County, AL  1.87% ($32,947 average AGI)
to Cullman County, AL  0.58% ($32,443)
to Marshall County, AL  0.56% ($24,127)
to St. Clair County, AL  0.32% ($36,034)
to Etowah County, AL  0.23% ($36,585)
to Shelby County, AL  0.15% ($48,679)
to Madison County, AL  0.12% ($38,591)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.6

Births per 1000 population in Blount County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 9.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Blount County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Blount County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 6,319 (5,019 aged, 1,300 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 64.0. This is less than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 130.7. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 104.0
  • Other - 26.7

Household type by relationship:

Households: 56,833

Size of family households: 6,978 2-persons, 3,784 3-persons, 3,112 4-persons, 1,463 5-persons, 529 6-persons, 309 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,780 1-person, 516 2-persons, 68 3-persons, 23 4-persons, 9 5-persons, 5 6-persons, 2 7-or-more-persons.

9,776 married couples with children.
1,882 single-parent households (546 men, 1,336 women).

94.4% of residents of Blount County speak English at home.
5.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (41% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 22% speak English not well, 17% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (26% speak English very well, 67% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $203,678,000 ($3704 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,432,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $106,722,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $51,576,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $585,000
Federal grants: $37,745,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,285,000 ($28,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,766,000 ($342,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $584,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $16,420,000
Federal Government insurance: $4,091,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 3,549
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,732
Here:

49 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +496
Here:

+9 per 1000 residents
State:

+6 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +3,446
Here:

+62 per 1000 residents
State:

+2 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Blount County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 31.81 millions of gallons per day (8% from ground, 92% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 96
  • 2000 to 2004: 4,405
  • 1990 to 1999: 6,187
  • 1980 to 1989: 3,498
  • 1970 to 1979: 4,091
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,678
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,473
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,225
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,067
Rooms in houses/apartments in Blount County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 57
  • 2 rooms: 133
  • 3 rooms: 483
  • 4 rooms: 1,880
  • 5 rooms: 4,572
  • 6 rooms: 3,993
  • 7 rooms: 2,567
  • 8 rooms: 1,340
  • 9+ rooms: 1,059
  • 1 room: 7
  • 2 rooms: 134
  • 3 rooms: 461
  • 4 rooms: 991
  • 5 rooms: 807
  • 6 rooms: 525
  • 7 rooms: 157
  • 8 rooms: 50
  • 9+ rooms: 49
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Blount County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 65
  • 1 bedroom: 390
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,621
  • 3 bedrooms: 9,678
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,934
  • 5+ bedrooms: 396
  • no bedroom: 20
  • 1 bedroom: 490
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,457
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,022
  • 4 bedrooms: 184
  • 5+ bedrooms: 8
Cars and other vehicles available in Blount County, Alabama in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 580
  • 1 vehicle: 3,350
  • 2 vehicles: 6,938
  • 3 vehicles: 3,545
  • 4 vehicles: 1,216
  • 5+ vehicles: 455
  • no vehicle: 465
  • 1 vehicle: 1,362
  • 2 vehicles: 973
  • 3 vehicles: 265
  • 4 vehicles: 77
  • 5+ vehicles: 39

60% of Blount County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 49% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 76% lived in Alabama.

Blount County:

60.0%
State average:

58.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $63,900


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Blount County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (52.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (28.7%)
  • Utility gas (15.4%)
  • Wood (2.6%)
  • Electricity (40.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (32.8%)
  • Utility gas (24.2%)
  • Wood (0.9%)
  • No fuel used (0.9%)
  • Other fuel (0.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 305
Here:

5.2%
Alabama:

10.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 92
Here:

3.5%
Alabama:

10.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 109
Here:

8.0%
Alabama:

14.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Blount County government finances - Expenditure in 2004:

  • Construction - General: $267,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,913,000
    Police Protection: $2,252,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,380,000
    Financial Administration: $1,202,000
    Solid Waste Management: $875,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $751,000
    Welfare - Other: $641,000
    Central Staff Services: $571,000
    General Public Buildings: $421,000
    Parks & Recreation: $406,000
    Health Services - Other: $117,000
    General - Other: $60,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $214,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,563,000

Blount County government finances - Revenue in 2004:

  • Charges - All Other: $1,725,000
    Solid Waste Management: $353,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $804,000
    Interest Earnings: $176,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,104,000
    All Other: $615,000
    Public Welfare: $545,000
    General Support: $396,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,377,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $960,000
    NEC: $212,000

Blount County government finances - Debt in 2004:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,297,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $3,435,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,032,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $3,700,000

Blount County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004:

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,637,000
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,235,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $5,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Blount County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Blount County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full 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 ORIGINATED192$123,120219$85,301901$129,821137$23,8912$1,463,00083$58,518161$33,807
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$107,22228$47,03686$121,5009$54,5560$02$42,50035$41,114
APPLICATIONS DENIED42$129,429119$61,227414$131,96446$56,1300$021$78,286111$43,423
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN26$137,38523$92,696285$149,5029$114,7780$05$108,20014$62,571
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$137,7503$104,66774$131,4194$111,7500$03$96,0004$70,000
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED20$132,60037$179,9191$119,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$179,87514$196,6430$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$213,0007$158,4290$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$143,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$198,0000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Blount County, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James51171.7 years
William36775.0 years
John30473.6 years
Mary26278.0 years
Robert18070.1 years
Charles12867.8 years
Thomas12773.1 years
George12377.1 years
Willie11278.2 years
Ruby11080.1 years
Most common last names in Blount County, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith20771.9 years
Thomas17376.5 years
Johnson13774.8 years
Walker11075.8 years
Jones10474.2 years
Brown9875.6 years
Tidwell9277.4 years
Reid8776.1 years
Williams8473.4 years
Murphree8276.5 years
Businesses in Blount County, AL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Nike2
Best Western1Papa John's Pizza1
Blockbuster1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1RadioShack1
CVS1SAS Shoes1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
Dairy Queen1Sears1
Domino's Pizza1Subway3
FedEx2T-Mobile2
Ford1Taco Bell1
Goodwill4U-Haul2
H&R Block2UPS2
Jones New York1Walmart1
KFC1

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