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   (County: Marion County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Bear Creek Town, Alabama give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Male:

Under 5 years : 37

5 to 9 years : 27

10 to 14 years : 44

15 to 17 years : 15

18 and 19 years : 9

20 years : 2

21 years : 4

22 to 24 years : 2

25 to 29 years : 4

30 to 34 years : 45

35 to 39 years : 20

40 to 44 years : 43

45 to 49 years : 18

50 to 54 years : 34

55 to 59 years : 54

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 24

65 and 66 years : 16

67 to 69 years : 11

70 to 74 years : 22

75 to 79 years : 3

80 to 84 years : 12

85 years and over : 7

Female:

Under 5 years : 57

5 to 9 years : 43

10 to 14 years : 7

15 to 17 years : 19

18 and 19 years : 2

20 years : 7

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 25

25 to 29 years : 19

30 to 34 years : 52

35 to 39 years : 20

40 to 44 years : 28

45 to 49 years : 31

50 to 54 years : 29

55 to 59 years : 54

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 32

65 and 66 years : 6

67 to 69 years : 9

70 to 74 years : 13

75 to 79 years : 18

80 to 84 years : 12

85 years and over : 3


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 537

Multiple ancestry : 138

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 2

Ancestry not reported : 288


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 965

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Total:

Under 5 years : 94

5 to 17 years : 155

18 to 24 years : 51

25 to 34 years : 120

35 to 44 years : 111

45 to 54 years : 112

55 to 59 years : 108

60 and 61 years : 26

62 to 64 years : 56

65 to 74 years : 77

75 years and over : 55

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 82

5 to 17 years : 147

18 to 24 years : 49

25 to 34 years : 78

35 to 44 years : 66

45 to 54 years : 96

55 to 59 years : 92

60 and 61 years : 21

62 to 64 years : 51

65 to 74 years : 64

75 years and over : 46

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 12

5 to 17 years : 8

18 to 24 years : 2

25 to 34 years : 42

35 to 44 years : 45

45 to 54 years : 16

55 to 59 years : 16

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 5

65 to 74 years : 13

75 years and over : 9

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 373

Female : 419

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 89

Female : 84

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence : 789

Born in other state in the United States : 173

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 59

Now married, except separated : 386

Divorced : 85

Separated : 24

Widowed : 43

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 5

Now married, except separated : 120

Divorced : 6

Separated : 19

Widowed : 3

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Speak only English : 865

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Bear Creek Town, Alabama

  • United States Or American: 277   (41.5%)
  • Irish: 118   (17.7%)
  • Other Groups: 113   (16.9%)
  • German: 49   (7.3%)
  • English: 29   (4.3%)
  • Dutch: 21   (3.1%)
  • Scottish: 18   (2.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 12   (1.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 11   (1.6%)
  • Polish: 6   (0.9%)
  • Welsh: 5   (0.7%)
  • British: 5   (0.7%)
  • Swedish: 4   (0.6%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Bear Creek Town, Alabama is 965



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Bear Creek Town, Alabama: 462
Female Population in Bear Creek Town, Alabama: 503


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Bear Creek Town, Alabama: 42.6
Median Female Resident Age in Bear Creek Town, Alabama: 40.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alabama is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Bear Creek Town, Alabama


White


Both sexes

40.7

Male

37.6

Female

42.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

49.5

Male

49.5

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

58.5

Male

49.5

Female

66.5

Asian


Both sexes

44.5

Male

44.5

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

49.0

Male

52.5

Female

15.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

42.5

Male

11.5

Female

47.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

32.5

Male

46.5

Female

15.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.8

Male

37.5

Female

43.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Bear Creek Town, Alabama


  • White: 962
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 3
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Bear Creek Town, Alabama citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Bear Creek Town, Alabama

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 3   (0.84%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 14   (3.91%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 7   (1.96%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 33   (9.22%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (2.23%)
  • 10th Grade: 15   (4.19%)
  • 11th Grade: 32   (8.94%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 44   (12.29%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 101   (28.21%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 14   (3.91%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 42   (11.73%)
  • Associate Degree: 8   (2.23%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 31   (8.66%)
  • Master's Degree: 6   (1.68%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.58%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 12   (3.49%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 10   (2.91%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 26   (7.56%)
  • 9th Grade: 29   (8.43%)
  • 10th Grade: 32   (9.3%)
  • 11th Grade: 19   (5.52%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 16   (4.65%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 92   (26.74%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 26   (7.56%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 19   (5.52%)
  • Associate Degree: 27   (7.85%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 21   (6.1%)
  • Master's Degree: 13   (3.78%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Bear Creek Town, Alabama

  • Phillips Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 160 School Ave, Bear Creek, AL 35543, Phone: (205) 486-5062, Students: 338 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Bear Creek Town, Alabama

  • Phillips High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 142 School Ave, Bear Creek, AL 35543, Phone: (205) 486-3737, Students: 264 )



Museums Near Bear Creek Town, Alabama


  • Bear Creek Historical Society


    Po Box 315, Bear Creek, PA 18602

  • Meadow Run-mountain Lake Park Historical Society


    Po Box 112, Bear Creek, PA 18602

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Bear Creek Town, Alabama affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Bear Creek Town, Alabama.

Area Features of Bear Creek Town, Alabama


Bend


(1) Cofield Bend  

Bridge


(1) Brush Creek Bridge  

Building


(1) Bear Creek Police Department   (2) Bear Creek Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Bear Creek Cemetery   (2) Burleson Cemetery   (3) Federick Cemetery   (4) Ireland Cemetery   (5) Mountain Home Cemetery   (6) New Hope Cemetery   (7) Old Bethel Cemetery   (8) Old Ireland Cemetery   (9) Old Union Cemetery   (10) Sims Cemetery   (11) Thornhill Cemetery   (12) Trinity Cemetery   (13) Union Grove Cemetery   (14) Weatherly Cemetery  

Church


(1) Barn Creek Church   (2) Bear Creek Church Of Christ   (3) Bear Creek United Methodist Church   (4) Burelson Church   (5) Cherry Hill Church   (6) Church Of Christ   (7) Community Church   (8) Faith Church   (9) Grace Church   (10) Hines Memorial Baptist Church   (11) Ireland Methodist Memorial Church   (12) Liberty Church   (13) Mountain Home Church   (14) Mountain Home Church Of Christ   (15) New Hope Baptist Church   (16) Northside Church   (17) Old Bethel Missionary Baptist Church   (18) Old Union Baptist Church   (19) Pleasant Ridge Church   (20) Sabbath Day Church   (21) Thornhill Church Of Christ   (22) Trinity Missionary Baptist Church   (23) Union Grove Church  

Civil


(1) Bear Creek Division   (2) Town Of Bear Creek  

Dam


(1) Kilpactrick Dairy Dam   (2) Lehman Dam   (3) Upper Bear Creek Dam  

Flat


(1) Chastine Cove  

Locale


(1) Adams Poultry Farm  

Mine


(1) Bene Field Mines   (2) Hager Mine   (3) Lowler Mines  

Park


(1) James E Glass Stadium  

Populated Place


(1) Bear Creek   (2) Brinn   (3) Goddard   (4) Lumbull   (5) Thornhill  

Post Office


(1) Bear Creek Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Kilpactrick Dairy Lake   (2) Lehman Lake  

Ridge


(1) Hoggle Ridge  

School


(1) Buttahatchee Junior High School   (2) Cooks School Historical   (3) Craft School   (4) Fellow Flat School Historical   (5) Mccollough School Historical   (6) Old Union School   (7) Old Union School Historical   (8) Phillips High School  

Stream


(1) Austin Branch   (2) Clifty Creek   (3) Cook Branch   (4) Craft Pour-off   (5) Donaldson Branch   (6) Flat Creek   (7) Good Forty Branch   (8) Hobson Creek   (9) Kelly Mill Creek   (10) Kimbrough Cove Creek   (11) Little Bear Creek   (12) Mcnair Branch   (13) Moore Creek   (14) Mulberry Branch   (15) Neeley Branch   (16) Possum Branch   (17) Raven Den Branch   (18) Rocky Branch   (19) Shirley Branch   (20) State Branch   (21) Wylie Branch  

Summit


(1) Ikes Knob  

Valley


(1) Brush Creek Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Bear Creek Town, Alabama

35543 (pop. 1,058)


Cities Nearby Bear Creek Town, Alabama

Bear Creek Ccd, AL  (pop. 4,560) 2.4 Miles
Phil Campbell Town, AL  (pop. 920) 5.5 Miles
Haleyville City, AL  (pop. 4,046) 5.6 Miles
Phil Campbell Ccd, AL  (pop. 5,760) 5.8 Miles
Hackleburg Town, AL  (pop. 1,644) 7.3 Miles
Haleyville Ccd, AL  (pop. 9,449) 7.3 Miles
Hackleburg Ccd, AL  (pop. 2,834) 8.3 Miles
Hodges Town, AL  (pop. 257) 13.4 Miles
Natural Bridge Town, AL  (pop. 17) 13.7 Miles
Brilliant Ccd, AL  (pop. 2,194) 16.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Bear Creek Town, Alabama

205



Elevation in Bear Creek Town, Alabama is 814.0 ft. (248.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Bear Creek Town, Alabama

Lat: 34.272400 N        Long: -87.703374 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Bear Creek Town, Alabama need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Alabama

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.59 6.72 4.34 5.61 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 6.59 6.72 4.34 5.61 0.00 5.57
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.69 6.81 4.37 5.77 0.00 5.64
  Total Electric Industry 6.69 6.81 4.37 5.77 0.00 5.64
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.69 6.85 4.29 5.84 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 6.69 6.85 4.29 5.84 0.00 5.57
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.82 6.93 4.34 5.89 0.00 5.67
  Total Electric Industry 6.82 6.93 4.34 5.89 0.00 5.67
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.69 6.76 4.12 6.28 0.00 5.48
  Total Electric Industry 6.69 6.76 4.12 6.28 0.00 5.48
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.71 6.73 4.05 7.35 0.00 5.47
  Total Electric Industry 6.71 6.73 4.05 7.35 0.00 5.47
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.63 6.49 3.90 6.82 0.00 5.35
  Total Electric Industry 6.63 6.49 3.90 6.82 0.00 5.35
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.74 6.34 3.71 6.47 0.00 5.33
  Total Electric Industry 6.74 6.34 3.71 6.47 0.00 5.33
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.94 6.54 3.89 7.26 0.00 5.56
  Total Electric Industry 6.94 6.54 3.89 7.26 0.00 5.56
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.03 6.54 3.82 7.02 0.00 5.54
  Total Electric Industry 7.03 6.54 3.82 7.02 0.00 5.54
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.05 6.58 3.87 7.12 0.00 5.61
  Total Electric Industry 7.05 6.58 3.87 7.12 0.00 5.61
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.01 6.53 3.79 7.11 0.00 5.60
  Total Electric Industry 7.01 6.53 3.79 7.11 0.00 5.60
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.12 6.63 3.82 7.46 0.00 5.71
  Total Electric Industry 7.12 6.63 3.82 7.46 0.00 5.71
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.39 6.85 3.98 0.00 0.00 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.39 6.85 3.98 0.00 0.00 5.88
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.62 7.12 4.15 0.00 0.00 6.08
  Total Electric Industry 7.62 7.12 4.15 0.00 0.00 6.08
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.00 7.50 4.52 0.00 0.00 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 8.00 7.50 4.52 0.00 0.00 6.46
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.75 8.18 4.90 0.00 0.00 7.07
  Total Electric Industry 8.75 8.18 4.90 0.00 0.00 7.07

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Bear Creek Town, Alabama

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 19   (4.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 28   (6.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 44   (9.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 41   (9.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 78   (17.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 63   (14.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 71   (15.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 45   (10.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 6   (1.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 13   (2.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 26   (5.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 17   (3.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 269

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 76

In 3-person carpool : 8

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 4

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 10


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Less than 5 minutes : 4

5 to 9 minutes : 55

10 to 14 minutes : 8

15 to 19 minutes : 113

20 to 24 minutes : 42

25 to 29 minutes : 36

30 to 34 minutes : 39

35 to 39 minutes : 4

40 to 44 minutes : 9

45 to 59 minutes : 14

60 to 89 minutes : 18

90 or more minutes : 15


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

With Social Security income : 141

No Social Security income : 270


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

With retirement income : 70

No retirement income : 341


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 24

$10,000 to $14,999 : 20

$15,000 to $19,999 : 23

$20,000 to $24,999 : 35

$25,000 to $29,999 : 28

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1

$35,000 to $39,999 : 27

$40,000 to $44,999 : 30

$45,000 to $49,999 : 19

$50,000 to $59,999 : 25

$60,000 to $74,999 : 35

$75,000 to $99,999 : 24

$100,000 to $124,999 : 19

$125,000 to $149,999 : 9

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $40,156


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Bear Creek Town, Alabama

  • WEUV (1190 AM; 2.5 kW; Moulton, AL; Owner: Hundley Batts, Sr. & Virginia Caples)
  • WJBB (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Haleyville, AL; Owner: Haleyville Broadcasting Co. Inc.)
  • WKXM (1300 AM; 5.0 kW; Winfield, AL; Owner: Ad-media Management Corp.)
  • WRMG (1430 AM; 1.0 kW; Vina, AL; Owner: Jack W. Ivy, Sr.)
  • WKAX (1500 AM; 1.0 kW; Russellville, AL; Owner: Pilati)
  • WGOL (920 AM; 1.0 kW; Russellville, AL; Owner: Pilati Investments Corp.)
  • WERH (970 AM; 5.0 kW; Hamilton, AL; Owner: Kate F. Fite)

FM Radio Stations Near Bear Creek Town, Alabama

  • WLAY-FM (103.5 FM; Tuscumbia, AL; Owner: Urban Radio Licenses, Llc)
  • WVNA-FM (105.5 FM; Tuscumbia, AL; Owner: Urban Radio Licenses, Llc)
  • WQLT-FM (107.3 FM; Tuscumbia, AL; Owner: Big River Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WQPR (88.7 FM; Russellville, AL; Owner: University Of Alabama)
  • KRLE (89.7 FM; Eldridge, AL; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Double Springs, AL; Owner: Joy Christian Communications, Inc)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Arley, AL; Owner: Trinity Christian Academy)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Hamilton, AL; Owner: After His Heart Communications, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Hamilton, AL; Owner: Glen Iris Baptist School)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Addison, AL; Owner: God's Final Call & Warning, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Moulton, AL; Owner: Community Information And Education Radio,inc)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Mount Hope, AL; Owner: Decatur Educational Association)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Double Springs, AL; Owner: Joy Christian Communications, Inc)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Kansas, AL; Owner: Way-fm Media Group, Inc)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Arley, AL; Owner: Wilbur Gospel Communications And Foundation)
  • WFIX (91.3 FM; Tuscumbia, AL; Owner: Tri-state Inspirational Broadcasting)
  • WERH-FM (92.1 FM; Hamilton, AL; Owner: Kate F. Fite)
  • WJBB-FM (92.7 FM; Haleyville, AL; Owner: Haleyville Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WFMH-FM (95.5 FM; Hodges, AL; Owner: Williams Communications)
  • WKXM-FM (97.7 FM; Brilliant, AL; Owner: Ad-media Management Corp.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Bear Creek Town, Alabama

  • WYLE (Channel 26; Russellville, AL; Owner: Etc Communications Inc.)
  • WFIQ (Channel 36; Russellville, AL; Owner: Alabama Educational Television Commission)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Bear Creek Town, Alabama

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 49  (17.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 9  (3.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 38  (13.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 8  (2.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 58  (20.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 55  (29.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 41  (21.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 40  (21.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (2.7%)


(updated 2010)





There are 30 Farms In Bear Creek Town, Alabama


(updated 2008)



Banks In Bear Creek Town, Alabama

Traders & Farmers Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $361.2k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 7

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Bear Creek Town, Alabama

  • Marion County


    (about 19.4 miles in Hamilton, Alabama; Airport Code: HAB)

  • Northwest Alabama Regional


    (about 33.1 miles in Muscle Shoals, Alabama; Airport Code: MSL)

  • Pryor Field Regional


    (about 50.6 miles in Tanner, Alabama; Airport Code: DCU)

  • Huntsville International-Carl T Jones Field


    (about 58.6 miles in Huntsville, Alabama; Airport Code: HSV)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Bear Creek Town, Alabama

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

87.53%

Carpooled

11.16%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

1.31%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Bear Creek Town, Alabama, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 245

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 16

Female householder, no husband present : 58

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 78

Householder not living alone : 14


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 5

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 406


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 222

Renter-occupied housing units : 23

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 11

Renter-occupied housing units : 5

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 28

Renter-occupied housing units : 30

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 76

Renter-occupied housing units : 16


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 47

$10,000 to $14,999 : 40

$15,000 to $19,999 : 39

$20,000 to $24,999 : 35

$25,000 to $29,999 : 34

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 27

$40,000 to $44,999 : 30

$45,000 to $49,999 : 23

$50,000 to $59,999 : 39

$60,000 to $74,999 : 35

$75,000 to $99,999 : 24

$100,000 to $124,999 : 19

$125,000 to $149,999 : 9

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Total : 439


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Occupied : 411

Vacant : 28


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 21

Built 1990 to 1999 : 67

Built 1980 to 1989 : 133

Built 1970 to 1979 : 103

Built 1960 to 1969 : 32

Built 1950 to 1959 : 40

Built 1940 to 1949 : 18

Built 1939 or earlier : 25


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Utility gas : 208

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 81

Electricity : 106

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 16

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 10

$10,000 to $14,999 : 37

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 15

$25,000 to $29,999 : 10

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 10

$40,000 to $49,999 : 36

$50,000 to $59,999 : 17

$60,000 to $69,999 : 37

$70,000 to $79,999 : 35

$80,000 to $89,999 : 37

$90,000 to $99,999 : 12

$100,000 to $124,999 : 24

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 2

$175,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 to $249,999 : 8

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 15

$400,000 to $499,999 : 4

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 7

Home equity loan only : 5

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 95

Housing units without a mortgage : 230


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Bear Creek Town, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $68,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $43,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $79,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $61,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $49,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $42,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $56,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $56,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Bear Creek Town, Alabama: 70.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Alabama: 67.8%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Bear Creek Town, AL): $27,813
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alabama): $34,135


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Bear Creek Town): $47,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alabama): $76,700


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Bear Creek Town): $307
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alabama): $447


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Bear Creek Town, Alabama

Utility Gas: 65.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 12.9%
Electricity: 15.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.5%
Wood: 2.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.7%
No Fuel Used: 0.7%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Bear Creek Town, Alabama are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Bear Creek Town, Alabama

Northwest Home Health Haleyville


     Address: Highway 195 East Po Box 780, Haleyville, Alabama 35565
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/23/1993

Winston County Home Care


     Address: 2324 14th Avenue - P O Box 1047, Haleyville, Alabama 35565
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Marion County Home Care


     Address: 2448 Military Street, South, Hamilton, Alabama 35570
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Marion Regional Home Health Se


     Address: 1256 Military Street South, Hamilton, Alabama 35570
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/29/1992

Southern Rural Health Care


     Address: 508 St Clair Street Se, Russellville, Alabama 35653
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/26/1977

Hospitals Close To Bear Creek Town, Alabama

Lakeland Community Hospital


     Address: 42024 Highway 195 E, Haleyville, Alabama 35565
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Marion Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1256 Military Street South, Hamilton, Alabama 35570
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Russellville Hospital


     Address: 15155 Highway 43, Russellville, Alabama 35653
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Northwest Medical Center


     Address: 1530 U S Highway 43, Winfield, Alabama 35594
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Lawrence Medical Center


     Address: 202 Hospital Street, Moulton, Alabama 35650
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Bear Creek Town, Alabama

Haleyville Health Care Center


     Address: 2201 11th Avenue, Haleyville, Alabama 35565
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 76
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Hendrix Health And Rehabilitation


     Address: 1000 Highway 33, Double Springs, Alabama 35553
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 103
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Marion Regional Nursing Home


     Address: 184 Sasser Drive, Hamilton, Alabama 35570
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 78
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Burns Nursing Home Inc.


     Address: 701 Monroe Street Nw, Russellville, Alabama 35653
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 41
     Percent Occupied: 72%

Terrace Manor Nursing & Rehabilitation Center,


     Address: 390 Underwood Road, Russellville, Alabama 35653
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 59
     Percent Occupied: 94%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Bear Creek Town, Alabama

Name: Browns Ferry
Address: PO Box 2000; Decatur, AL 35602
Distance: 46 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Bear Creek Town, Alabama

    Retired Workers: 145
    Disabled Workers: 70
    Widowers Workers: 30
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 35


(updated 2007)



Marion County, Alabama Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 29.58%
  • Bush & Cheney 69.77%
  • Other 0.65%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Bear Creek Town, Alabama citizens.

Relocation to Marion County, AL

5.90 % of Marion County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $25,277

Alabama Average 6.81 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Marion County, AL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Winston County , AL 0.59 % ($26,455 AGI )
  • Lamar County , AL 0.52 % ($23,306 AGI )
  • Fayette County , AL 0.49 % ($24,261 AGI )

Relocation away from Marion County, AL

5.45 % of Marion County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $35,485

Alabama Average 6.16 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Marion County, AL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Winston County , AL 0.51 % ($26,667 AGI )
  • Franklin County , AL 0.48 % ($34,600 AGI )
  • Tuscaloosa County , AL 0.36 % ($39,882 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Alabama

Low Bracket: $500 (2.00%)
High Bracket: $3,000 (5.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Alabama

4.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Bear Creek Town, Alabama is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Bear Creek Town, Alabama directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Bear Creek Town, Alabama

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a 0 1 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 98 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
Rape n/a 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
Robbery n/a 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
Assault n/a 7 5 n/a n/a 2 6 4 8 7 n/a n/a 4
    per 100,000 n/a 659 488 n/a n/a 194 591 400 804 705 n/a n/a 378
Burglary n/a 4 8 n/a n/a 2 2 8 9 0 n/a n/a 2
    per 100,000 n/a 377 780 n/a n/a 194 197 801 905 0 n/a n/a 189
Larceny Theft n/a 13 21 n/a n/a 12 19 20 25 10 n/a n/a 8
    per 100,000 n/a 1,224 2,049 n/a n/a 1,165 1,870 2,002 2,513 1,007 n/a n/a 755
Vehicle Theft n/a 2 0 n/a n/a 1 3 2 4 1 n/a n/a 2
    per 100,000 n/a 188 0 n/a n/a 97 295 200 402 101 n/a n/a 189
Arson n/a 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a 2 2 n/a n/a 0 2 1 2 2 n/a n/a 1
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a 5 7 n/a n/a 4 6 8 10 3 n/a n/a 3
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a 3 4 n/a n/a 2 4 4 6 2 n/a n/a 2


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Alabama

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
5,616 5,193 8,943 9,745 10,675 13,329 13,293 12,000 12,912 13,074


(updated 2014)



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