Russell County, Alabama (AL)

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County population in 2012: 57,820 (65% urban, 35% rural); it was 49,756 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 8,011
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,725
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 12,328
Renter-occupied apartments: 8,493 (it was 7,413 in 2000)
% of renters here:

38%
State:

30%

Land area: 641 sq. mi.

Water area: 6.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 85 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Russell County: 85.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (24.6%), Information (21.3%), Construction (20.8%), Educational, health and social services (12.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 76%
  • Government: 10%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 13%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Russell County, Alabama:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (52.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (41.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
Median resident age:  35.0 years
Alabama median age:  37.0 years
Males: 25,287  (44.8%)
Females: 27,660  (55.2%)
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Russell County,AL real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Russell County:

2.0 people
Alabama:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,593 ($27,492 in 1999)

This county:

$35593
Alabama:

$42849

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $511 (lower quartile is $335, upper quartile is $670)
This county:

$511
State:

$515


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $104,570 (it was $66,100 in 2000)
Russell:

$104,570
Alabama:

$122,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $64,300 - $164,940
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,005
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $316

Institutionalized population: 494

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

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 108 buildings, average cost: $76,100
  • 2001: 201 buildings, average cost: $88,500
  • 2002: 237 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 2003: 283 buildings, average cost: $89,100
  • 2004: 437 buildings, average cost: $92,700
  • 2007: 442 buildings, average cost: $122,000
  • 2008: 387 buildings, average cost: $158,100
  • 2009: 533 buildings, average cost: $172,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $599 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $285 (0.3%)

Russell County household income distribution in 2009 Russell County home values distribution Russell County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.9%
(16.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.4% for Black residents, 23.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 44.3% for American Indian residents, 13.7% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 38.9% for other race residents, 23.8% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.7%
Russell County:

22.7%
Alabama:

18.7%
(17.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.9% for Black residents, 21.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.5% for American Indian residents, 13.7% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 34.3% for other race residents, 20.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 34 years old
(Males: 33 years old, Females: 36 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 39 years old, Black residents: 33 years old, American Indian residents: 59 years old, Asian residents: 31 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24 years old, Other race residents: 24 years old)

Area name: Columbus, GA-AL MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Russell County is $479 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $548 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $729 a month.

Cities in this county include: Phenix City, Cottonton-Seale, Crawford, Ladonia, Hurtsboro.

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

2005 air pollution in Russell County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.087 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.072 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 15.7 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour: 39 µg/m3(standard limit: 35 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Russell County: Bon Acre Landing (A), Bradley Landing (B), Camp Parkman (C), Phenix Drag Strip (D), Mahrt (E), Golden Stream Fishing Club (F), East Alabama Motor Speedway (G), Hatchechubbee Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (H), Uchee Creek Volunteer Fire Department (I), Cottonton Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (J), Mount Olive Volunteer Fire Department (K), Pittsview Volunteer Fire Department (L), Hatchechubbee Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (M), Fort Mitchell Volunteer Fire Department (N), Dixie Volunteer Fire Department (O), Cottonton Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (P), Crawford Volunteer Fire Department (Q), Seale Volunteer Fire Department (R). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Russell County include: Mount Missouri Church (A), Mount Moriah Church (B), Mount Olive Church (C), Mount Sinai Church (D), Providence Baptist Church (E), New Hope Church (F), Pine Level Zion Church (G), Pleasant Hill Church (H), Mount Lebanon Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Pauls Cemetery (1), Thomas Cemetery (2), Abercombie Cemetery (3), Cotton Cemetery (4), Porter Cemetery (5), Ivey Cemetery (6), Union Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Chatfields Pond (A), Gum Pond (B), Wheeless Pond (C), Burts Lake (D), Smiths Pond (E), Lake Bickerstaff (F), Parrs Pond (G), Parkmans Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Sweetwater Branch (A), Snake Creek (B), Silver Run (C), Schoolhouse Branch (D), Sand Branch (E), Broken Arrow Creek (F), Hatchechubbee Creek (G), High Log Creek (H), Ihagee Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Russell County include: Glenville Historic District (1), Hatchechubbee Creek Park (2), Briar Creek Park (3), Bluff Creek Access Area (4), Fort Mitchell Site (5), Yuchi Town Site (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Barbour County , Bullock County , Chattahoochee County, Georgia , Lee County , Macon County , Muscogee County, Georgia , Stewart County, Georgia .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.8%
Alabama:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,766
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 66.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 9.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,003 (48% naturalized citizens)

Russell County:

2.0%
Whole state:

2.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 315
  • 1990 to 1994: 82
  • 1985 to 1989: 105
  • 1980 to 1984: 101
  • 1975 to 1979: 95
  • 1970 to 1974: 48
  • 1970 to 1974: 47
  • 1965 to 1969: 210

Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 35.5%

Russell County marital status for males Russell County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Russell County with a mortgage: 5,193 (513 second mortgage, 298 home equity loan, 10 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,577

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

64.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Russell County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant23,65074
Black Protestant8,30338
Mainline Protestant2,44414
Catholic1,5954
Other7983
None16,157-
Russell 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: 13
Russell County:

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Russell County:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 24
This county:

4.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Russell County:

12.9%
Alabama:

11.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Russell County:

34.8%
State:

31.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.2%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Russell County:

Average size of farms: 430 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $34,170
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $458.30
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 50.55%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 17.85%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $29,363
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 14.23%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $35,899
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.24%
Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.90
Corn for grain: 634 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 479 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 4767 harvested acres
Vegetables: 111 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 317 acres

Tornado activity:

Russell County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Alabama state average. It is 1942862.1 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 4 fatalities and 94 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/1/1981, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado killed 2 people and injured 23 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Russell County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 83% 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 149.6 miles away from Russell 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 154.3 miles away from the 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 143.9 miles away from the county center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 183.3 miles away from the county center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 184.0 miles away from Russell County center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 433.6 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 Russell County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 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 (%):

  • Germany (21%)
  • Mexico (17%)
  • Vietnam (7%)
  • Panama (5%)
  • Japan (4%)
  • Philippines (4%)
  • India (4%)

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

  • United States or American (20%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • English (5%)
  • German (4%)
  • Italian (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

Russell County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 16,269 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 2,757 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 128 (1%)
  • Subway or elevated: 4 (0%)
  • Taxi: 23 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 9 (0%)
  • Walked: 264 (1%)
  • Other means: 209 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 196 (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

  • 314 people in nursing homes
  • 295 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 46 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 14 people in religious group quarters
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 3 people in homes for the physically handicapped

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

  • 291 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 203 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 47 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 22 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 11 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $35,928.

14.49% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,118 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

14.49%
Alabama average:

6.02%


0.27% of residents moved from foreign countries ($724 average AGI)
Russell County:

0.27%
Alabama average:

0.05%

3.66% relocated from other counties in Alabama ($6,600 average AGI)
10.57% relocated from other states ($20,794 average AGI)
Russell County:

10.57%
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 Muscogee County, GA  4.76% ($25,286 average AGI)
from Lee County, AL  2.05% ($28,654)
from Montgomery County, AL  0.29% ($23,600)
from Hardin County, KY  0.22% ($63,571)
from Harris County, GA  0.19% ($36,306)
from Chattahoochee County, GA  0.16% ($23,367)
from Jefferson County, AL  0.15% ($19,448)


11.86% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,655 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.86%
Alabama average:

6.06%


0.18% of residents moved to foreign countries ($509 average AGI)
Russell County:

0.18%
Alabama average:

0.06%

3.39% relocated to other counties in Alabama ($8,080 average AGI)
8.29% relocated to other states ($19,066 average AGI)
Russell County:

8.29%
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 Muscogee County, GA  3.92% ($22,151 average AGI)
to Lee County, AL  2.37% ($29,630)
to Montgomery County, AL  0.18% ($25,364)
to Harris County, GA  0.17% ($51,871)
to El Paso County, TX  0.16% ($34,069)
to Fulton County, GA  0.15% ($30,821)
to Honolulu County, HI  0.11% ($39,238)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.9

Births per 1000 population in Russell County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 10.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Russell County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Russell County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 8,650 (6,799 aged, 1,851 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 150.8. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 110.2
  • Other - 40.6

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 127.6. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 92.8
  • Other - 34.8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 52,373

Size of family households: 5,874 2-persons, 3,765 3-persons, 2,545 4-persons, 1,161 5-persons, 437 6-persons, 303 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 6,168 1-person, 817 2-persons, 102 3-persons, 36 4-persons, 20 5-persons, 1 6-persons.

6,659 married couples with children.
4,592 single-parent households (719 men, 3,873 women).

96.0% of residents of Russell County speak English at home.
2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (58% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (67% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (58% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $330,753,000 ($6714 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $28,137,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $173,219,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $67,566,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,448,000
Federal grants: $78,541,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,133,000 ($820,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,846,000 ($528,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $302,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $27,658,000
Federal Government insurance: $10,002,000

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

Births: 3,272
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,957
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +248
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+6 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -937
Here -19 per 1000 residents
State +2 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Russell County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 8.14 millions of gallons per day (14% from ground, 86% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 1,719
  • 2000 to 2004: 4,676
  • 1990 to 1999: 3,719
  • 1980 to 1989: 3,919
  • 1970 to 1979: 4,468
  • 1960 to 1969: 2,620
  • 1950 to 1959: 2,620
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,051
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,585
Rooms in houses/apartments in Russell County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 7
  • 2 rooms: 148
  • 3 rooms: 586
  • 4 rooms: 1,300
  • 5 rooms: 3,342
  • 6 rooms: 3,533
  • 7 rooms: 1,915
  • 8 rooms: 904
  • 9+ rooms: 593
  • 1 room: 66
  • 2 rooms: 569
  • 3 rooms: 1,139
  • 4 rooms: 2,412
  • 5 rooms: 1,906
  • 6 rooms: 850
  • 7 rooms: 263
  • 8 rooms: 126
  • 9+ rooms: 82
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Russell County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 50
  • 1 bedroom: 387
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,046
  • 3 bedrooms: 7,198
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,404
  • 5+ bedrooms: 243
  • no bedroom: 116
  • 1 bedroom: 1,607
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,559
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,783
  • 4 bedrooms: 290
  • 5+ bedrooms: 58
Cars and other vehicles available in Russell County, Alabama in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 751
  • 1 vehicle: 3,718
  • 2 vehicles: 4,728
  • 3 vehicles: 2,276
  • 4 vehicles: 656
  • 5+ vehicles: 199
  • no vehicle: 1,738
  • 1 vehicle: 3,349
  • 2 vehicles: 1,815
  • 3 vehicles: 395
  • 4 vehicles: 56
  • 5+ vehicles: 60

58% of Russell County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 51% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 28% lived in Alabama.

Russell County:

57.9%
State average:

58.1%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $47,800


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Russell County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (46.3%)
  • Utility gas (28.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (22.5%)
  • Wood (1.6%)
  • Electricity (52.3%)
  • Utility gas (35.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10.9%)
  • No fuel used (0.6%)
  • Wood (0.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 430
Here:

6.9%
Alabama:

10.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 185
Here:

6.3%
Alabama:

10.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 107
Here:

7.0%
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)

Russell County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,830,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,061,000
    Police Protection: $1,406,000
    General - Other: $491,000
    Central Staff Services: $390,000
    Parks & Recreation: $338,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $335,000
    General Public Buildings: $312,000
    Financial Administration: $237,000
    Welfare - Other: $145,000
    Health Services - Other: $100,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $77,000
    Libraries: $28,000
    Fire Protection: $24,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $282,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $35,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $7,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - General: $125,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $37,000
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $3,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,639,000

Russell County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $558,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $4,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $418,000
    Housing & Community Development: $19,000
    Highways: $18,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $277,000
    Interest Earnings: $41,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,004,000
    Public Welfare: $145,000
    All Other: $92,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,776,000
    Total General Sales: $1,462,000
    NEC: $1,318,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $187,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $158,000

Russell County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,852,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $4,287,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $565,000

Russell County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $5,177,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

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

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Russell 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 12 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 ORIGINATED482$162,693111$100,982571$132,02672$24,7925$485,400115$87,29644$59,864
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$184,9008$85,62553$122,15113$17,4620$07$79,4297$46,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED53$142,84940$76,700354$117,76376$30,7110$036$73,69453$55,868
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN50$145,4008$132,500223$134,83911$40,7270$012$106,5832$39,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$165,8004$65,75043$131,3262$80,0000$05$58,2002$39,000
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$124,37515$155,0671$83,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$138,2007$137,1430$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$07$151,8570$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$95,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Russell County, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James50370.2 years
Mary41575.6 years
William37872.1 years
John31771.4 years
Willie31373.0 years
Robert22768.6 years
Annie22776.2 years
George16372.6 years
Charles15369.1 years
Henry14472.1 years
Most common last names in Russell County, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams25072.8 years
Smith23771.6 years
Jones23671.3 years
Davis17771.7 years
Thomas17171.0 years
Brown16573.2 years
Johnson13871.7 years
Jackson13273.5 years
Harris9271.5 years
Phillips8473.2 years
Businesses in Russell County, AL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Kmart1
Advance Auto Parts2Lane Furniture1
Applebee's1Little Caesars Pizza2
Arby's1McDonald's4
AutoZone2Nike3
Burger King2Papa John's Pizza2
CVS2Pizza Hut1
Chick-Fil-A1Publix Super Markets1
Church's Chicken1Quality1
Circle K2RadioShack1
Cricket Wireless1Ramada1
Curves1Rodeway Inn1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx4Subway5
Goodwill2T-Mobile2
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Hardee's1U-Haul7
Hilton1UPS1
Holiday Inn1Verizon Wireless1
Home Depot1Waffle House3
IHOP1Walgreens2
KFC2Walmart1

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