Hollins, Alabama

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Population in 2010: 545.
Males: 238  (43.8%)
Females: 307  (56.2%)
Median resident age:

56.2 years
Alabama median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 35082.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $41,813
Hollins:

$41,813
AL:

$51,734

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $24,127

Hollins CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $116,336
Hollins:

$116,336
AL:

$154,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $85,294; detached houses: $119,098; mobile homes: $50,631

Median gross rent in 2019: $958.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hollins: 84.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 25.8%

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Ancestries: American (72.5%), German (8.4%), English (6.8%), Irish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 832 feet

45 residents are foreign born (3.9% Latin America).

This place:

5.6%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $206 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $210 (0.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hoover, AL (42.5 miles , pop. 62,742).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (47.8 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (592.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Goodwater, AL (2.6 miles ),
Sylacauga, AL (2.7 miles ),
Millerville-Hollins, AL (2.8 miles ),
Goodwater-Kellyton, AL (2.8 miles ),
Mignon, AL (2.9 miles ),
Gantts Quarry, AL (3.0 miles),
Oak Grove, AL (3.2 miles ),
Kellyton, AL (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 33.12 N, Longitude: 86.14 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 256

Distribution of median household income in Hollins, AL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Hollins, AL in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.8%
Alabama:

4.0%

Tornado activity:

Hollins-area historical tornado activity is near Alabama state average. It is 95% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/1/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.3 miles away from the Hollins place center killed 7 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 1/24/1964, a category F4 tornado 20.0 miles away from the place center killed 10 people and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hollins-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alabama state average. It is 90% greater 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 67.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 99.7 miles away from Hollins 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 152.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 99.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 106.4 miles away from Hollins center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 217.3 miles away from Hollins 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 Clay County (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Hurricanes: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Hollins:

  • COOSA VALLEY HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; SYLACAUGA, AL)
  • COOSA VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; SYLACAUGA, AL)
  • COOSA VALLEY NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SYLACAUGA, AL)
  • FMC SYLACAUGA (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; SYLACAUGA, AL)
  • FAITH HOMECARE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SYLACAUGA, AL)
  • SHELBY COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; SYLACAUGA, AL)
  • TALLADEGA COUNTY HOME CARE AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; SYLACAUGA, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hollins:

  • Southern Union State Community College (about 34 miles; Wadley, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,120)
  • University of Montevallo (about 42 miles; Montevallo, AL; FT enrollment: 2,826)
  • Samford University (about 45 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)
  • Virginia College-Birmingham (about 46 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 8,167)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 47 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 14,853)
  • Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus (about 49 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 2,695)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 50 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 6,041)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Hollins Fire and Rescue (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Hollins include: Hollins Spring Church (A), Hollins Church of Christ (B), Hollins Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Hollins Springs Cemetery (1), Darby Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Clay County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hollins and their reported violations in the past:

HOLLINS WATER AUTHORITY (Population served: 1,302, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-15-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-15-2010), St Public Notif received (FEB-19-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-21-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-16-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-16-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-20-2009), St Compliance achieved (2 times from NOV-09-2010 to DEC-21-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This place:

2.7 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

76.1%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

8.3%
Whole state:

4.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.5% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Hollins:

Marital status in Hollins, AL
  • Never married: 23.5%
  • Now married: 60.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 11.5%
  • Divorced: 4.5%

For population 25 years and over in Hollins:

  • High school or higher: 70.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.3%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.8
Alabama average:

11.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hollins, AL (based on Clay County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,89953
Mainline Protestant1,03812
Catholic1861
Black Protestant1812
Other11
None3,627-
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: 3
This county:

2.17 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Clay County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

7.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

12.4%
State:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Clay County:

31.6%
State:

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

14.1%
State:

13.5%

Strongest AM radio stations in Hollins:

  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFEB (1340 AM; 1 kW; SYLACAUGA, AL; Owner: ALABAMA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYEA (1290 AM; 1 kW; SYLACAUGA, AL; Owner: SPIRIT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WZZX (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LINEVILLE, AL; Owner: ROBERT A. PERRY)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMSP (740 AM; 10 kW; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WRFS (1050 AM; 1 kW; ALEXANDER CITY, AL)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hollins:

  • WTRB-FM (98.3 FM; SYLACAUGA, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WTDR (92.7 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: JACOBS BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WLWI-FM (92.3 FM; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WASZ (95.5 FM; ASHLAND, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSSY-FM (97.5 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: GREAT SOUTH RFDC, LLC)
  • WGIB (91.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; WARRIOR, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZLM (97.3 FM; DADEVILLE, AL; Owner: GREAT SOUTH RFDC, LLC)
  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYSF (94.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQEM (101.5 FM; COLUMBIANA, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)

TV broadcast stations around Hollins:

  • WNCF (Channel 32; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CHANNEL 32 MONTGOMERY LLC)
  • W04CB (Channel 4; SYLACAUGA, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIAT (Channel 42; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAXC-LP (Channel 64; ALEXANDER CITY, AL; Owner: CABLE VIDEO PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • WBIQ (Channel 10; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)

Hollins fatal accident list:

May 30, 2011 07:03 PM, 1260, Lat: 33.118828, Lon: -86.132050, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 49ft / 14.7mTotal length
  • $4,611,000Total costs
  • 3,787Total average daily traffic
  • 412Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,134Total future (year 2019) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • ROSEMARIE NELSON, Hollins Fire Tower, 5.5 Mi Ne (Lat: 33.173333 Lon: -86.089444), Type: 81.7, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Southern Company Services, Tellic@southernco.Com, , Atlan-ta, Phone: (404) 506-7330
  • Richard M Burley, Hollins Fire Tower, 5.5 Mi Ne (Lat: 33.173333 Lon: -86.089444), Type: 81.7, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Southern Company Services, Rmburley@southernco.Com, , Atlan-ta, Phone: (404) 506-3808
  • Jimmy R Williams, Hollins Fire Tower, 5.5 Mi Ne (Lat: 33.173417 Lon: -86.089500), Type: 81.7, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Southern Company Services, Rmburley@southernco.Com, , Atlan-ta, Phone: (404) 506-3808
  • Jimmy R Williams, Hollins Fire Tower, 5.5 Mi Ne (Lat: 33.173417 Lon: -86.089500), Type: 81.7, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Southern Company Services, Rmburley@southernco.Com, , Atlan-ta, Phone: (404) 506-3808
  • Larry F Butts, Hollins Fire Tower, 5.5 Mi Ne (Lat: 33.173417 Lon: -86.089500), Type: 81.7, Structure height: 01027 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Southern Company Services, Mvwright@southernco.Com, , Atlan-ta, Phone: (404) 506-3846
  • Hollins Fire Tower, 5.5 Mi Ne (Lat: 33.173333 Lon: -86.089444), Type: 81.7, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Alabama Power Company, Rich.M.Burley@gpc.Com, , BIN 10030 Atlan-ta, Phone: (404) 526-3808

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 4 Mi N Of Talladega Mountain (Lat: 33.165111 Lon: -86.140806), Structure height: 40 m, Call Sign: WQX527,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.300 MHz, 451.300 MHz, Grant Date: 03/09/2001, Expiration Date: 03/29/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/08/2010, Registrant: Bellsouth Telecommunications, Inc., Rm 34a16 675 West Peachtree St, Ne, Atlanta, GA 30375, Phone: (404) 927-2692, Fax: (404) 522-7665, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • STATION, 1481 White Gap Rd. (Lat: 33.173417 Lon: -86.089500), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 81.7 m, Call Sign: WNTG659,
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.156 MHz, 952.156 MHz, Grant Date: 09/29/2020, Expiration Date: 10/05/2030, Registrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th St/Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Fax: (205) 257-3636, Email:
  • HOLLINS, Hollins Fire Tower, 5.5 Mi Ne (Lat: 33.173444 Lon: -86.089417), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 81.7 m, Call Sign: WNTY906,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz... (+24 more), Grant Date: 09/09/2020, Expiration Date: 07/25/2030, Registrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th St/Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Email:
  • Fire Tower 5.5 Mi Ne (Lat: 33.173167 Lon: -86.089389), Overall height: 81.7 m, Call Sign: WPOQ600,
    Assigned Frequencies: 1895.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/21/1998, Expiration Date: 03/15/2008, Cancellation Date: 05/02/2003, Registrant: Mcdermott, Will & Emery, 600 13th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20005-3096, Phone: (202) 756-8283, Fax: (202) 756-8087, Email:
  • STATION, Hollins Fire Tower 5.5 Mi Ne Of (Lat: 33.173444 Lon: -86.089944), Overall height: 81.7 m, Call Sign: WGY86,
    Assigned Frequencies: 1865.00 MHz, 1895.00 MHz, 6685.00 MHz, 6645.00 MHz, 6725.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/18/1991, Expiration Date: 04/18/1996, Phone: (205) 250-2561

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hollins, AL
  • 72.2%Electricity
  • 20.5%Wood
  • 7.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hollins, AL
  • 53.3%Utility gas
  • 46.7%Electricity


Hollins compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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