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Demographics Analysis

The people of Columbia 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
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Male:

Under 5 years : 16

5 to 9 years : 6

10 to 14 years : 41

15 to 17 years : 11

18 and 19 years : 8

20 years : 12

21 years : 9

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 7

30 to 34 years : 14

35 to 39 years : 0

40 to 44 years : 45

45 to 49 years : 11

50 to 54 years : 13

55 to 59 years : 30

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 12

65 and 66 years : 11

67 to 69 years : 3

70 to 74 years : 20

75 to 79 years : 7

80 to 84 years : 17

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 4

5 to 9 years : 12

10 to 14 years : 13

15 to 17 years : 7

18 and 19 years : 26

20 years : 0

21 years : 2

22 to 24 years : 20

25 to 29 years : 20

30 to 34 years : 16

35 to 39 years : 13

40 to 44 years : 20

45 to 49 years : 31

50 to 54 years : 33

55 to 59 years : 38

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 9

65 and 66 years : 14

67 to 69 years : 3

70 to 74 years : 18

75 to 79 years : 28

80 to 84 years : 24

85 years and over : 15


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 450

Multiple ancestry : 101

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 9

Ancestry not reported : 119


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 662

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 7

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

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 10

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Total:

Under 5 years : 20

5 to 17 years : 90

18 to 24 years : 77

25 to 34 years : 57

35 to 44 years : 78

45 to 54 years : 88

55 to 59 years : 68

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 21

65 to 74 years : 69

75 years and over : 91

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 20

5 to 17 years : 85

18 to 24 years : 50

25 to 34 years : 40

35 to 44 years : 18

45 to 54 years : 42

55 to 59 years : 48

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 14

65 to 74 years : 31

75 years and over : 82

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 5

18 to 24 years : 20

25 to 34 years : 7

35 to 44 years : 60

45 to 54 years : 46

55 to 59 years : 20

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 38

75 years and over : 9

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 7

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 : 10

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
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 173

Female : 264

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 114

Female : 111

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 7

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 5

Female : 5


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence : 278

Born in other state in the United States : 155

Native: born outside the United States : 7

Foreign born : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 114

Now married, except separated : 134

Divorced : 28

Separated : 0

Widowed : 74

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 32

Now married, except separated : 114

Divorced : 48

Separated : 20

Widowed : 6

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 7

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 621

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 22

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Columbia Town, Alabama

  • Other Groups: 248   (43.2%)
  • United States Or American: 133   (23.2%)
  • Irish: 66   (11.5%)
  • English: 38   (6.6%)
  • German: 29   (5.1%)
  • Scottish: 15   (2.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 14   (2.4%)
  • European: 10   (1.7%)
  • Dutch: 9   (1.6%)
  • Greek: 4   (0.7%)
  • Swedish: 3   (0.5%)
  • Danish: 2   (0.3%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 2   (0.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 1   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Columbia Town, Alabama is 679



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Columbia Town, Alabama: 299
Female Population in Columbia Town, Alabama: 380


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Columbia Town, Alabama: 41.8
Median Female Resident Age in Columbia Town, Alabama: 50.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alabama is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Columbia Town, Alabama


White


Both sexes

46.4

Male

45.5

Female

47.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

43.3

Male

45.3

Female

41.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

32.5

Male

26.0

Female

44.5

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

18.5

Male

18.5

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.5

Male

13.0

Female

52.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

18.5

Male

19.5

Female

12.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.5

Male

45.6

Female

47.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Columbia Town, Alabama


  • White: 450
  • African American: 229
  • American Indian: 0
  • 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 Columbia Town, Alabama citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (1.62%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (2.43%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 9   (3.64%)
  • 9th Grade: 16   (6.48%)
  • 10th Grade: 25   (10.12%)
  • 11th Grade: 27   (10.93%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 4   (1.62%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 87   (35.22%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 12   (4.86%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 26   (10.53%)
  • Associate Degree: 13   (5.26%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 12   (4.86%)
  • Master's Degree: 6   (2.43%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (1.32%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.66%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (1.98%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 20   (6.6%)
  • 9th Grade: 3   (0.99%)
  • 10th Grade: 20   (6.6%)
  • 11th Grade: 25   (8.25%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 9   (2.97%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 100   (33%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 20   (6.6%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 42   (13.86%)
  • Associate Degree: 27   (8.91%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 10   (3.3%)
  • Master's Degree: 9   (2.97%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (1.98%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest High Schools (Public) In Columbia Town, Alabama

  • Houston County High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Box 519, Columbia, AL 36319, Phone: (334) 696-2221, Students: 461 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Columbia Town, Alabama

  • Dothan - Rossie Purcell Branch Public Library


    200 South Main Street, Columbia, AL 36319

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Columbia Town, Alabama


  • 371st Historical Society


    3830 Monroe Street, Columbia, SC 29205

  • Adair Heritage Association Inc


    Po Box 963, Columbia, KY 42728

  • African American Heritage Society Of Maury County


    Po Box 1403, Columbia, TN 38401

  • Athenaeum Rectory


    808 Athenaeum Street, Columbia, TN 38401

  • Baafc Inc


    7436 Sandalfoot Way, Columbia, MD 21046

  • Boone County Historical Society


    3801 Ponderosa St, Columbia, MO 65201

  • Catalina 320 International Association


    9501 Sweet Grass Ridge, Columbia, MD 21046

  • Chaplain Corps Regt Assoc Inc


    Po Box 10355, Columbia, SC 29207

  • Columbia Art Association


    Po Box 2068, Columbia, SC 29202
    http://www.columbiamuseum.org

  • Columbia Art League


    1013 E Walnut St, Columbia, MO 65201

  • Columbia Benevolent Organization


    4747 E Elk Park Dr, Columbia, MO 65201

  • Columbia Childrens Museum


    Po Box 886, Columbia, TN 38401
    http://www.amuseumcolumbia.org

  • Columbia Historial Society


    Po Box335, Columbia, AL 36319

  • Columbia Historic Preservation Society


    1100 Chestnut Street, Columbia, PA 17512

  • Columbia Historical Society


    Po Box 738, Columbia, IL 62236

  • Columbia Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 551, Columbia, CT 06237

  • Columbia Mills Building


    On The Congaree Riv, Columbia, SC 29201

  • Curators Of The University Of Missouri


    Office Of Sponsored Pro, Columbia, MO 65203
    http://anthromuseum.missouri.edu

  • Early County Museum


    226 N Main St, Columbia, AL 36319
    http://earlycountymuseum.com

  • Edventure Children's Museum


    211 Gervais St, Columbia, SC 29201
    http://www.edventure.org

  • Edventure Inc


    Po Box 1638, Columbia, SC 29202
    http://www.edventure.org

  • Fort Jackson Museum


    4442 Jackson Blvd, Columbia, SC 29207

  • Friends Of Columbia State Historic Park


    Po Box 367, Columbia, CA 95310
    http://www.parks.ca.gov

  • Friends Of Mt Zion Institute


    Po Box 203, Columbia, SC 29212

  • General Services Sc Office


    Po Box 11442, Columbia, SC 29201
    http://www.museum.state.sc.us

  • Governors Mansion Foundation


    800 Richland Street, Columbia, SC 29201
    http://www.scgovernorsmansion.org

  • Historic Columbia Foundation


    Po Box 779, Columbia, VA 23038

  • Historic Columbia Foundation Inc


    1601 Richland St, Columbia, SC 29201
    http://www.historiccolumbia.org

  • Historic Downtown Columbia


    414 E Broadway Ste 200, Columbia, MO 65201

  • Historic Heathwood Neighborhood Association Inc


    742 Albion Road, Columbia, SC 29205

  • Howard County Center Of African American Culture


    5434 Vantage Point Rd, Columbia, MD 21044
    http://www.hccaac.org

  • James K Polk Memorial Association


    Po Box 741, Columbia, TN 38401

  • James K. Polk Ancestral Home


    , Columbia, TN 38401

  • John William Boone Heritage Foundation


    300 S Providence Rd, Columbia, MO 65203

  • Kentucky Rifle Foundation


    17 Odin Ct, Columbia, SC 29229

  • Kershaw County Historical Society


    Po Box 501, Columbia, SC 29201
    http://www.kershawcountyhistoricalso

  • Law Enforcement Hall Of Fame


    5400 Broad River Rd, Columbia, SC 29212

  • Louisiana Art And Folk Museum


    , Columbia, LA 71418

  • Marion County Historical Society


    200 Second Street, Columbia, MS 39429

  • Martin Home Place Museum


    203 Martin Place Rd, Columbia, LA 71418
    http://www.martinhomeplace.webyp.net

  • Maryland Womens Heritage Center And Museum Inc


    10881 Sandringham Rd, Columbia, MD 21046

  • Maury County Historical Benefit Association


    Po Box 1615, Columbia, TN 38401

  • Maury County Museum For Horse & Mule Drawn Farm Equip & Rela


    3097 Butler Rd, Columbia, TN 38401

  • Mckissick Museum


    816 Bull Street, Columbia, SC 29201
    http://www.cla.sc.edu/mcks/

  • Midwest Victorian Studies Assn


    2405 Kyle Drive, Columbia, MO 65203

  • Missouri Alliance For Historic Preservation


    Po Box 1715, Columbia, MO 65203

  • Missouri Naval Museum


    4502 Royal Lytham Dr, Columbia, MO 65203

  • Missouri Veterans History Project Inc


    1400 Forum Blvd Ste 38 Box 461, Columbia, MO 65203

  • National Watch And Clock Collectors Museum


    514 Poplar St 514, Columbia, PA 17512

  • National Watch And Clock Museum


    514 Poplar St, Columbia, PA 17512
    http://www.museumoftime.org

  • North Louisiana Folk Life Inc


    Po Box 196, Columbia, LA 71418

  • Palmetto Archives Libraries And Museums Council On Preservat


    Po Box 290566, Columbia, SC 29229
    http://palmcopsc.org

  • Palmetto Cabinet


    Po Box 593, Columbia, SC 29202

  • Palmetto Conservation Foundation


    , Columbia, SC 29201

  • Preservation Howard County Inc


    Po Box 406, Columbia, MD 21044

  • Renaissance Foundation


    1247 Sumter St, Columbia, SC 29201

  • Richland County Historic Preservation Commission


    1616 Blanding Street, Columbia, SC 29201

  • Richland County Public Library


    1431 Assembly St, Columbia, SC 29201
    http://www.richland.lib.sc.us

  • Richland School District Two Foundation


    6831 Brookfield Rd, Columbia, SC 29206

  • Riverbanks Zoological Park And Botanical Garden


    Po Box 1060, Columbia, SC 29202


* There are 28 more museums in Columbia Town, Alabama not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Columbia 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 Columbia Town, Alabama.

Area Features of Columbia Town, Alabama


Building


(1) Columbia Fire Department   (2) Columbia Police Department   (3) Haleburg Fire Rescue Department Station 1   (4) Haleburg Fire Rescue Department Station 2   (5) Haleburg Fire Rescue Department Station 3   (6) Old Cabin Jail Museum   (7) Rossie Purcell Library  

Cemetery


(1) Balkum Cemetery   (2) Camp Springs Cemetery   (3) Culpepper Cemetery   (4) Haleburg Cemetery   (5) Hebron Cemetery   (6) Pilgrims Rest Cemetery  

Church


(1) Balkum Baptist Church   (2) Balkum Chapel   (3) Bellevue Church   (4) Camp Springs Baptist Church   (5) Columbia Baptist Church   (6) Columbia Methodist Church   (7) Faith Church   (8) First Baptist Church   (9) Good Shephard Catholic Church   (10) Haleburg Baptist Church   (11) Hebron Baptist Church   (12) Mount Pleasant Church   (13) Mount Zion Church   (14) New Prospect Church   (15) Pentecostal Holiness Church   (16) Saint Luke Methodist Church   (17) Second Baptist Church   (18) Spring Hill Church  

Civil


(1) Haleburg Division   (2) Town Of Columbia   (3) Town Of Haleburg  

Crossing


(1) Mckissacks Ferry Historical  

Dam


(1) George W Andrews Lock And Dam  

Locale


(1) Columbia Church Camp   (2) Columbia Sewage Lagoon   (3) Columbia State Dock   (4) Emussa Historical   (5) Hollimans And O Neals Mill Historical   (6) Houston County Port Authority Industrial Park   (7) Wellborn Historical  

Park


(1) Abbie Creek Public Use Area   (2) Omusee Creek Public Use Area  

Populated Place


(1) Balkum   (2) Barnes   (3) Browns Crossroad   (4) Columbia   (5) Grandberry Crossroads   (6) Green S Mobile Home Park   (7) Haleburg   (8) Hebron   (9) Miller   (10) Williams  

Post Office


(1) Columbia Post Office   (2) Wellborn Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Good Hope Farm Pond   (2) Lake George W Andrews   (3) Rivenbark Ponds  

School


(1) Houston County High School   (2) Weems School  

Stream


(1) Abbie Creek   (2) Armstrong Branch   (3) Baker Creek   (4) Barnett Branch   (5) Bodiford Branch   (6) Culpepper Branch   (7) Ethridge Gin Branch   (8) Foster Creek   (9) Geneva Branch   (10) Harp Branch   (11) Holliman Branch   (12) Hurricane Creek   (13) Jump And Run Branch   (14) Omusee Creek   (15) Peterman Creek   (16) Stevenson Creek   (17) Thomas Creek   (18) Wash Maybin Branch   (19) Whetstone Branch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Columbia Town, Alabama

36319 (pop. 2,353)


Cities Nearby Columbia Town, Alabama

Columbia Ccd, AL  (pop. 1,328) 3.0 Miles
Haleburg Ccd, AL  (pop. 1,383) 8.0 Miles
Haleburg Town, AL  (pop. 82) 8.2 Miles
Gordon Town, AL  (pop. 282) 10.3 Miles
Webb Town, AL  (pop. 1,348) 10.4 Miles
Ashford City, AL  (pop. 1,853) 10.4 Miles
Avon Town, AL  (pop. 383) 12.2 Miles
Gordon Ccd, AL  (pop. 2,127) 12.7 Miles
Cowarts Town, AL  (pop. 1,852) 13.1 Miles
Kinsey Town, AL  (pop. 1,940) 13.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Columbia Town, Alabama

334



Elevation in Columbia Town, Alabama is 354.0 ft. (108.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Columbia Town, Alabama

Lat: 31.292283 N        Long: -85.112123 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Columbia 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 Columbia Town, Alabama

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 12   (3.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 21   (6.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 27   (7.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 46   (13.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 61   (17.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 62   (17.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 37   (10.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 11   (3.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 5   (1.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 55   (15.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 12   (3.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 223

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 16

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

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 : 9

Other means : 6

Worked at home : 10


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Less than 5 minutes : 34

5 to 9 minutes : 13

10 to 14 minutes : 36

15 to 19 minutes : 26

20 to 24 minutes : 52

25 to 29 minutes : 40

30 to 34 minutes : 23

35 to 39 minutes : 10

40 to 44 minutes : 11

45 to 59 minutes : 3

60 to 89 minutes : 6

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 138

No Social Security income : 173


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 70

No retirement income : 241


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 24

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 11

$20,000 to $24,999 : 6

$25,000 to $29,999 : 19

$30,000 to $34,999 : 7

$35,000 to $39,999 : 10

$40,000 to $44,999 : 8

$45,000 to $49,999 : 12

$50,000 to $59,999 : 15

$60,000 to $74,999 : 22

$75,000 to $99,999 : 17

$100,000 to $124,999 : 6

$125,000 to $149,999 : 5

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $38,750


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Columbia Town, Alabama

  • WBBK (1260 AM; 1.0 kW; Columbia, AL; Owner: Flint Media, Inc.)
  • WAGF (1320 AM; 1.0 kW; Dothan, AL; Owner: Wilson Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • NEW (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Dothan, AL; Owner: Virgle Leon Strickland, Individually)
  • NEW (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Dothan, AL; Owner: Virgle Leon Strickland, Individually)
  • WWNT (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Dothan, AL; Owner: Dove Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WSEM (1500 AM; 1.0 kW; Iron City, GA; Owner: Flint Media, Inc.)
  • WOOF (560 AM; 5.0 kW; Dothan, AL; Owner: Woof, Inc.)
  • WEEL (700 AM; 1.6 kW; Newville, AL; Owner: Jalo Broadcasting Corp.)

FM Radio Stations Near Columbia Town, Alabama

  • WLDA (100.5 FM; Dothan, AL; Owner: Magic Broadcasting Alabama Licensing Llc)
  • WLDA (100.5 FM; Dothan, AL; Owner: Magic Broadcasting Alabama Licensing Llc)
  • WLDA (100.5 FM; Newton, AL; Owner: Magic Broadcasting Alabama Licensing Llc)
  • WAGF-FM (101.3 FM; Cowarts, AL; Owner: Wilson Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WESP (102.5 FM; Webb, AL; Owner: Gulf South Communications, Inc)
  • WDBT (105.3 FM; Webb, AL; Owner: Gulf South Communications, Inc.)
  • WGMK (106.3 FM; Iron City, GA; Owner: Flint Media, Inc.)
  • WWGF (107.5 FM; Donalsonville, GA; Owner: Barinowski Investment Company)
  • WRWA (88.7 FM; Malvern, AL; Owner: Troy State University)
  • WGTF (89.5 FM; Dothan, AL; Owner: Dothan Community Educational Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Damascus, GA; Owner: Fisher Communications, Inc.)
  • WDYF (90.3 FM; Newton, AL; Owner: Faith Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WCOQ (90.5 FM; Colquitt, GA; Owner: D & K Communications Inc.)
  • WJWV (90.9 FM; Fort Gaines, GA; Owner: Georgia Public Telecommunications Commission)
  • WVOB (91.3 FM; Dothan, AL; Owner: Bethany Bible College & B.t.s. Inc.)
  • WJJN (92.1 FM; Ashford, AL; Owner: Wilson Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WBBK-FM (93.1 FM; Columbia, AL; Owner: Magic Broadcasting Alabama Licensing Llc)
  • WIZB (94.3 FM; Newville, AL; Owner: Radio Training Network, Inc.)
  • WTVY-FM (95.5 FM; Webb, AL; Owner: Magic Broadcasting Alabama Licensing Llc)
  • WRAK-FM (97.3 FM; Colquitt, GA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WOOF-FM (99.7 FM; Webb, AL; Owner: Woof, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Columbia Town, Alabama

  • WDHN (Channel 18; Cowarts, AL; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WDFX-TV (Channel 34; Malvern, AL; Owner: Wdfx License Subsidiary, Llc)
  • 960920KM (Channel 39; Headland, AL; Owner: Acts Ii Educational Corp., Inc)
  • 970331LQ (Channel 39; Webb, AL; Owner: Community Television Educators)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Columbia Town, Alabama

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 29  (15.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 24  (12.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 27  (14.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (3.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 48  (25.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 43  (25.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 38  (22.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 57  (34.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 70 Farms In Columbia Town, Alabama


(updated 2008)



Banks In Columbia Town, Alabama

Peoplessouth Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $474.2k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 20

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Columbia Town, Alabama

  • Headland Municipal


    (about 12.7 miles in Headland, Alabama; Airport Code: VWA)

  • Dothan Regional


    (about 19.9 miles in Dothan, Alabama; Airport Code: DHN)

  • Cairns AAF


    (about 35.5 miles in Daleville, Alabama; Airport Code: OZR)

  • Decatur County Industrial Air Park


    (about 35.8 miles in Brinson, Georgia; Airport Code: BGE)

  • Weedon Field


    (about 45.5 miles in Eufaula, Alabama; Airport Code: EUF)

  • Vosikas


    (about 45.6 miles in Bonifay, Florida; Airport Code: FL3)

  • Enterprise Municipal


    (about 46.5 miles in Enterprise, Alabama; Airport Code: ETS)

  • Brundidge Municipal


    (about 50.9 miles in Brundidge, Alabama; Airport Code: VZI)

  • Southwest Georgia Regional


    (about 56.5 miles in Albany, Georgia; Airport Code: ABY)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Columbia Town, Alabama

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

85.67%

Carpooled

7.30%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.12%

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

3.65%

Other Means

0.84%

Worked At Home

1.40%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Columbia 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
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 131

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 45

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 111

Householder not living alone : 24


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 9

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 302


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 115

Renter-occupied housing units : 16

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 18

Renter-occupied housing units : 27

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 93

Renter-occupied housing units : 42


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 68

$10,000 to $14,999 : 27

$15,000 to $19,999 : 32

$20,000 to $24,999 : 32

$25,000 to $29,999 : 30

$30,000 to $34,999 : 17

$35,000 to $39,999 : 10

$40,000 to $44,999 : 8

$45,000 to $49,999 : 15

$50,000 to $59,999 : 22

$60,000 to $74,999 : 22

$75,000 to $99,999 : 17

$100,000 to $124,999 : 6

$125,000 to $149,999 : 5

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Total : 425


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Occupied : 311

Vacant : 114


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 39

Built 1980 to 1989 : 38

Built 1970 to 1979 : 98

Built 1960 to 1969 : 99

Built 1950 to 1959 : 60

Built 1940 to 1949 : 38

Built 1939 or earlier : 53


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Utility gas : 3

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 57

Electricity : 241

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 7

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 3


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 23

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 8

$40,000 to $49,999 : 21

$50,000 to $59,999 : 14

$60,000 to $69,999 : 23

$70,000 to $79,999 : 24

$80,000 to $89,999 : 14

$90,000 to $99,999 : 17

$100,000 to $124,999 : 36

$125,000 to $149,999 : 23

$150,000 to $174,999 : 8

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Columbia 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 : 0

Home equity loan only : 3

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 71

Housing units without a mortgage : 152


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Columbia Town, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $59,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $42,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $9,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $106,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $91,700

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $88,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Columbia Town, Alabama: 62.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Alabama: 67.8%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Columbia Town, AL): $27,500
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alabama): $34,135


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Columbia Town): $41,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alabama): $76,700


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Columbia Town): $278
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alabama): $447


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Columbia Town, Alabama

Utility Gas: 1.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 18.8%
Electricity: 76.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(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 Columbia Town, Alabama are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Columbia Town, Alabama

Medical Center Home Health Services (1)


     Address: 1000 West Main Street Suite 460, Dothan, Alabama 36301
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/9/1976

Caresouth Homecare Professionals


     Address: 3700 Ross Clark Circle, Suite 1, Dothan, Alabama 36303
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/20/1984

Medical Center Home Health Services (2)


     Address: 1000 West Main Street, Suite 460, Dothan, Alabama 36301
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/1/1978

Houston County Home Care


     Address: 1781 E Cottonwood Road, Dothan, Alabama 36302
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Mid-south Home Health Agency, Llc


     Address: 430 West Main Street, Suite 1, Dothan, Alabama 36301
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/24/1975

Hospitals Close To Columbia Town, Alabama

Early Memorial Hospital


     Address: 630 Columbia Road, Blakely, Georgia 39823
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Flowers Hospital


     Address: 4370 West Main Street, Dothan, Alabama 36305
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Donalsonville Hospital Inc


     Address: 102 Hospital Cir, Donalsonville, Georgia 39845
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Campbellton Graceville Hospital


     Address: 5429 College Drive, Graceville, Florida 32440
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Dale Medical Center


     Address: 126 Hospital Ave, Ozark, Alabama 36360
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Columbia Town, Alabama

Early Memorial Nursing Home


     Address: 11740 Columbia Road, Blakely, Georgia 39823
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 107
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Extendicare Health Center


     Address: 950 South St. Andrews Street, Dothan, Alabama 36302
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 168
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Wesley Manor Retirement Center


     Address: 718 Honeysuckle Road, Dothan, Alabama 36301
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 153
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Westside Terrace Health & Rehabilitation Cente


     Address: 501 North Woodburn Drive, Dothan, Alabama 36303
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 158
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Henry County Health And Rehabilitation Facility


     Address: 212 Dothan Road, Abbeville, Alabama 36310
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 130
     Percent Occupied: 92%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Columbia Town, Alabama

Name: Farley
Address: PO Box 470; Ashford, AL 36312
Distance: 11 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Columbia Town, Alabama

    Retired Workers: 320
    Disabled Workers: 120
    Widowers Workers: 70
    Spouses Workers: 30
    Children Workers: 45


(updated 2007)



Houston County, Alabama Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 25.26%
  • Bush & Cheney 74.24%
  • Other 0.50%



(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 Columbia Town, Alabama citizens.

Relocation to Houston County, AL

7.86 % of Houston County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $39,169

Alabama Average 6.81 %

0.08 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $39,259

Alabama Average 0.14 %

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

  • Dale County , AL 1.11 % ($27,465 AGI )
  • Henry County , AL 0.59 % ($49,650 AGI )
  • Geneva County , AL 0.56 % ($29,146 AGI )

Relocation away from Houston County, AL

6.73 % of Houston 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 $32,807

Alabama Average 6.16 %

0.05 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $42,176

Alabama Average 0.07 %

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

  • Dale County , AL 0.92 % ($25,255 AGI )
  • Henry County , AL 0.55 % ($30,731 AGI )
  • Geneva County , AL 0.50 % ($29,738 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 Columbia Town, Alabama is based on over 50 years of data.















Storms In Columbia Town, Alabama

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
04/22/2005, 05:17 pm 0 0 $1K --
03/26/2005, 05:18 pm 0 0 $4K --
03/26/2005, 05:09 pm 0 0 $4K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/07/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
07/01/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
05/12/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
03/01/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $25K --
06/22/2006, 05:50 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/10/2006, 09:35 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/16/2003, 04:55 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/12/2000, 02:05 pm 0 0 $50K --
06/05/1998, 05:20 pm 0 0 $10K --
04/22/1997, 08:20 pm 0 0 $1K --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Columbia Town, Alabama

  • Tropical Depression: BERYL - August 1994 - Wind Speed: 30 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: AGNES - June 1972 - Wind Speed: 30 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 30 Knots



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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 Columbia Town, Alabama directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Columbia Town, Alabama

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 115 n/a n/a n/a
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 7 n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 808 n/a n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 115 n/a n/a n/a
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a n/a


(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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