Margaret, Alabama

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Population in 2019: 5,137 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +339.4%
Males: 2,282  (44.4%)
Females: 2,855  (55.6%)
Median resident age:

28.3 years
Alabama median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 35120.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $83,566 (it was $30,147 in 2000)
Margaret:

$83,566
AL:

$51,734

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $21,514 (it was $13,764 in 2000)

Margaret town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $162,475 (it was $48,600 in 2000)
Margaret:

$162,475
AL:

$154,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $156,486; detached houses: $172,698; mobile homes: $68,039

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,541.

March 2019 cost of living index in Margaret: 84.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 5.2%
(2.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.9% for Black residents)

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  • Races in Margaret, AL (2019)
    • 2,85058.8%White alone
    • 1,46930.3%Black alone
    • 50210.4%Hispanic
    • 230.5%Two or more races
    • 180.4%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Margaret, Alabama as of January 27, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Margaret is 2,275 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Margaret by year

Type

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(76.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.1)
1
(21.8)
2
(42.8)
1
(20.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(228.5)
5
(112.4)
1
(22.3)
3
(66.9)
4
(88.5)
4
(88.4)
2
(43.7)
4
(85.7)
8
(164.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1
(76.2)
8
(179.8)
6
(133.8)
14
(312.2)
4
(88.5)
7
(154.7)
7
(152.8)
8
(171.4)
11
(225.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
35
(2,666)
23
(517.0)
22
(490.5)
12
(267.6)
12
(265.5)
16
(353.5)
15
(327.5)
15
(321.3)
28
(574.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
6
(457.0)
1
(22.5)
2
(44.6)
2
(44.6)
1
(22.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(43.7)
9
(192.8)
4
(82.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index255.157.537.067.436.360.353.591.794.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Margaret, AL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.39
Alabama average:

2.19
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Ancestries: American (14.9%), European (4.5%), Italian (4.4%), Scottish (3.5%), African (3.4%), English (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 720 feet

Land area: 9.29 square miles.

Population density: 553 people per square mile   (low).

Margaret, Alabama map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $585 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $558 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (22.5 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (568.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Branchville, AL (1.6 miles ),
Argo, AL (1.8 miles ),
Odenville, AL (2.0 miles ),
Moody, AL (2.5 miles ),
Springville, AL (2.5 miles ),
Trussville, AL (2.9 miles ),
Clay, AL (3.0 miles ),
Grayson Valley, AL (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 33.68 N, Longitude: 86.47 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 205

Distribution of median household income in Margaret, AL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Margaret, AL in 2019
Margaret satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $98,200
  • 2014: 19 buildings, average cost: $215,600
  • 2015: 20 buildings, average cost: $143,100
  • 2016: 28 buildings, average cost: $179,900
  • 2017: 65 buildings, average cost: $204,900
  • 2018: 71 buildings, average cost: $229,900
  • 2019: 83 buildings, average cost: $190,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Margaret, AL residents
Average permit cost in Margaret, AL
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.1%
Alabama:

4.0%
Population change in the 1990s: +163 (+16.2%).
Most common industries in Margaret, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (23.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.1%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (39.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.7%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (6.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.4%)
  • Machinery (4.0%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (11.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Personal & laundry services (8.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.5%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (6.5%)
  • Construction (5.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Margaret, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Carpenters (5.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Carpenters (9.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.0%)
  • Electricians (5.8%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (5.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.2%)
  • Accountants and auditors (6.9%)
  • Cashiers (6.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.1%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)

Average climate in Margaret, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 77.3. This is about average.

City:

77.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.286. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.286
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.49. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.49
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 2.41. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.41
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.2 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 22.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.83. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.83
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Tornado activity:

Margaret-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 14.4 miles away from the Margaret town 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 24.1 miles away from the town center killed 32 people and injured 259 people and caused $200 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Margaret-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alabama state average. It is 122% 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 49.1 miles away from Margaret center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 74.2 miles away from Margaret center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 74.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 79.0 miles away from Margaret 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 182.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 110.7 miles away from Margaret 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 St. Clair County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Flood: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Margaret topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Margaret:

  • GOLDEN LIVING CENTER - TRUSSVILLE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; TRUSSVILLE, AL)
  • DCI PELL CITY (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; PELL CITY, AL)
  • BIRMINGHAM NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER EAST (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • DAVITA CENTER POINT DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; CENTER POINT, AL)
  • SOUTHERN CARE BIRMINGHAM (Hospital, about 13 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • KIRKWOOD BY THE RIVER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • BIRMINGHAM EAST DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; BIRMINGHAM, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Margaret:

  • Jefferson State Community College (about 14 miles; Birmingham, AL; Full-time enrollment: 6,041)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 24 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 14,853)
  • Samford University (about 24 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)
  • Virginia College-Birmingham (about 25 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 8,167)
  • Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus (about 29 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 2,695)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 33 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 4,486)
  • Gadsden State Community College (about 36 miles; Gadsden, AL; FT enrollment: 4,650)

Public elementary/middle school in Margaret:

  • MARGARET ELEM (Location: 200 MUSTANG DRIVE, Grades: PK-5)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Margaret: Odenville Industrial Park (A), Margaret Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Margaret include: Beulah Church (A), Macedonia Baptist Church (B), Mount Avery Church (C), New Hope Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Austin Olds Cemetery (1), Macedonia Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Margaret Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Sammy Price (American football) - Football player.

St. Clair 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 Margaret that have no violations reported:

  • MARGARET WATER WORKS (Population served: 3,741, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This town:

2.9 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

81.1%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.4%
Whole state:

4.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

For population 15 years and over in Margaret:

Marital status in Margaret, AL
  • Never married: 31.5%
  • Now married: 56.3%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 1.9%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

For population 25 years and over in Margaret:

  • High school or higher: 90.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Alabama average:

11.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Margaret, AL (based on St. Clair County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant34,066121
Mainline Protestant2,85618
Black Protestant1,77812
Catholic1,0561
Other122
None43,825-
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: 14
St. Clair County:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
St. Clair County:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
St. Clair County:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 44
St. Clair County:

5.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 45
St. Clair County:

5.77 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

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

10.7%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Clair County:

33.9%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
St. Clair County:

9.2%
Alabama:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Margaret:

50.9%
State:

49.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

50.2%
Alabama:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.6
Alabama:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.5%
Alabama:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.6%
Alabama:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Margaret:

37.0%
State:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

58.1%
Alabama:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.7%
Alabama:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Margaret, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 8$7,585$11,3780$0
Streets and Highways 5$29,541$70,8980$0
Firefighters 2$6,427$38,5620$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$9,170$55,0204$1,735
Totals for Government 17$52,723$37,2164$1,735

Margaret government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $178,000 ($34.65)
    Central Staff Services: $118,000 ($22.97)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000 ($0.97)

Margaret government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $65,000 ($12.65)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $295,000 ($57.43)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $206,000 ($40.10)
    Property: $148,000 ($28.81)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $32,000 ($6.23)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $4,000 ($0.78)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $3,000 ($0.58)

7.37% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,644 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.37%
Alabama average:

5.95%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Jefferson County, AL  3.18% ($50,962 average AGI)
from Talladega County, AL  0.58% ($35,126)
from Shelby County, AL  0.53% ($53,629)


6.13% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($48,234 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
Alabama average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Jefferson County, AL  2.06% ($45,895 average AGI)
to Talladega County, AL  0.54% ($40,560)
to Shelby County, AL  0.47% ($54,736)

Strongest AM radio stations in Margaret:

  • 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)
  • WFHK (1430 AM; 5 kW; PELL CITY, AL; Owner: STOCKS BROADCASTING, 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)
  • WLPH (1480 AM; daytime; 5 kW; IRONDALE, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WYDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WERC (960 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAAX (570 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRJS (1320 AM; 5 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Margaret:

  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • WENN (105.9 FM; TRUSSVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WYSF (94.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WMJJ (96.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTDR (92.7 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: JACOBS BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WQEN (103.7 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WDJC-FM (93.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WZRR (99.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WBFR (89.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WLJR (88.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BRIARWOOD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH)

TV broadcast stations around Margaret:

  • WJSU-TV (Channel 40; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • 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.)
  • WTTO (Channel 21; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WVTM-TV (Channel 13; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM BROADCASTING (WVTM-TV), LLC)
  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WABM (Channel 68; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM (WABM-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WBXA-CA (Channel 2; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • W27CM (Channel 27; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W46DK (Channel 46; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBMG-LP (Channel 38; MOODY, AL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBMA-LP (Channel 58; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)

Margaret fatal accident list:

Jun 11, 2018 04:58 PM, Cr-Sanie Rd, Lat: 33.668825, Lon: -86.483875, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Feb 24, 2013 00:05 AM, Cr-Old Margaret Road, Lat: 33.690256, Lon: -86.421689, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jan 1, 1994 02:50 AM, 1105, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 27, 1993 03:00 PM, 1128, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 20ft / 5.6mTotal length
  • $2,504,000Total costs
  • 11,469Total average daily traffic
  • 530Total average daily truck traffic
  • 17,352Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • SANIE BOOSTER, 3010 Sanie Rd. (Lat: 33.664944 Lon: -86.482444), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQGX529,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.462 MHz, Grant Date: 04/12/2017, Expiration Date: 05/15/2027, Certifier: Jeffery G Wilson, Registrant: Federal License Management, 1784 E. 3rd Street Suite 269, Williamsport, PA 17701-3862, Phone: (866) 908-2220, Fax: (570) 323-4002, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: WA4RZE, Licensee ID: L00456368, Grant Date: 02/02/2018, Expiration Date: 04/30/2028, Certifier: Thurston B Griffith, Registrant: Thurston B Griffith, Margaret, AL 35112
  • Call Sign: KK4FYJ, Licensee ID: L01680467, Grant Date: 12/29/2011, Expiration Date: 12/29/2021, Certifier: Jarrett Weems, Registrant: Jarrett Weems, Margaret, AL 35112

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$144,0295$125,68821$151,4671$33,5102$153,2453$58,770
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$72,4801$47,8302$175,9100$00$01$53,510
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$172,9003$77,2109$155,1021$47,1400$03$70,320
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$101,2751$151,8808$158,6430$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$164,3800$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0405.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$190,510
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0405.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Margaret, AL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Margaret, AL - Value
Most common first names in Margaret, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1062.6 years
John872.2 years
George576.0 years
Robert576.2 years
Charles464.8 years
William461.8 years
Albert378.7 years
Billy360.3 years
Annie370.6 years
Jessie373.7 years
Most common last names in Margaret, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Peoples958.8 years
Jackson770.4 years
Simmons670.0 years
Turner565.8 years
Mcintyre582.4 years
Davis471.2 years
Horsley473.0 years
Nabors454.8 years
Jones478.3 years
Wilson452.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Margaret, AL
  • 78.3%Electricity
  • 20.0%Utility gas
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Margaret, AL
  • 100.0%Electricity


Margaret compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.

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  • #46 on the list of "Top 100 cities with newest houses"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Panama (population 500+)"
  • #78 (35120) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of United States first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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