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Population (year 2000): 24,276. Estimated population in July 2005: 23,741 (-2.2% change)
Males: 11,077 (45.6%), Females: 13,199 (54.4%)

Calhoun County

Zip codes:

Median resident age: 39.3 years
Median household income: $27,385 (year 2000)
Median house value: $68,600 (year 2000)

Anniston, AL residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Anniston:

  • Black (48.7%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (47.9%)
  • Hispanic (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Other race (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (10.4%), English (7.4%), Irish (5.9%), German (4.3%), Scotch-Irish (1.5%), Subsaharan African (1.2%).Alabama

Elevation: 740 feet

Land area: 45.4 square miles

Anniston,

For population 25 years and over in Anniston

  • High school or higher: 73.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.8%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 19.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Anniston city

  • Never married: 26.1%
  • Now married: 44.6%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 12.2%
  • Divorced: 13.7%

2.2% Foreign born (0.9% Latin America, 0.6% Asia, 0.6% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: -3,039 (-11.1%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: AL Birmingham, (68.4 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (579.7 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Mountain, AL (1.9 miles Blue End-Cobb Town, AL (3.1 miles West City, AL (3.3 miles Hobson AL (3.4 miles Saks, AL (4.6 miles Oxford, AL Weaver, (6.5 miles AL (8.2 miles Alexandria, AL (10.2 miles Bynum,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 60 buildings, average cost: $53,300
  • 1997: 25 buildings, average cost: $63,200
  • 1998: 20 buildings, average cost: $63,200
  • 1999: 22 buildings, average cost: $64,200
  • 2000: 21 buildings, average cost: $64,000
  • 2001: 24 buildings, average cost: $64,000
  • 2002: 26 buildings, average cost: $64,000
  • 2003: 23 buildings, average cost: $68,400
  • 2004: 28 buildings, average cost: $184,000

Latitude: 33.66 N, Longitude: 85.83 W

Area code: 256

Anniston, Alabama business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (21.2%), Educational,health and social services (16.9%), Retail trade (13.2%), Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (10.3%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +14,595 (+60.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,230 (58.5%)

Crime in Anniston by Year

Type 2000 2001 2003 2004
Murders 6 8 2 6
    per 100,000 24.7 33.0 8.2 24.7
Rapes 34 37 28 34
    per 100,000 140.1 152.4 115.3 140.1
Robberies 150 144 155 133
    per 100,000 617.9 593.2 638.5 547.9
Assaults 378 349 317 306
    per 100,000 1557.1 1437.6 1305.8 1260.5
Burglaries 1,122 871 937 766
    per 100,000 4621.8 3587.9 3859.8 3155.4
Thefts 2,144 1,920 2,011 1,765
    per 100,000 8831.8 7909.0 8283.9 7270.6
Auto thefts 232 202 216 195
    per 100,000 955.7 832.1 889.8 803.3
1330.8 1193.5 1179.8 1073.2

Average climate in Anniston, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Anniston-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 153% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/27/1973, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.6 miles away from the Anniston city center killed 7 people and injured 199 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/27/1994, a category 4 tornado 22.6 miles away from the city center killed 22 people and injured 150 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Birthplace of: Colter Bean - 2005 Major League Baseball player (New York Yankees, born: Jan 16, 1977), Jonathan Carter - 2005 NFL player (New York Jets, born: Mar 20, 1979), Quinton Caver - 2005 NFL player (Kansas City Chiefs, born: Aug 22, 1978), Byron Burnett - College basketball player (Florida Intl Golden Panthers), Demetrius Brown - College basketball player (San Jose State Spartans), Marcus Perry - College basketball player (Nebraska Cornhuskers).


Hospitals/medical centers in Anniston:
  • NORTHEAST ALABAMA REGIONAL MED CENTER (400 EAST 10TH STREET)
  • STRINGFELLOW MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (301 EAST 18TH ST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Anniston:
  • JACKSONVILLE HOSPITAL (about 12 miles; JACKSONVILLE, AL)
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW HOSPITAL (about 23 miles; GADSDEN, AL)
  • GADSDEN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 24 miles; GADSDEN, AL)

Political contributions by individuals in Anniston, AL

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Anniston:
  • ANNISTON METROPOLITAN (about 6 miles; ANNISTON, AL; ID: ANB)
  • TALLADEGA MUNI (about 17 miles; TALLADEGA, AL; ID: ASN)
  • BIRMINGHAM INTL (about 65 miles; BIRMINGHAM, AL; ID: BHM)
Other public-use airports nearest to Anniston:
  • MCMINN (about 5 miles; WEAVER, AL; ID: 25A)
  • ASHLAND/LINEVILLE (about 27 miles; ASHLAND/LINEVILLE, AL; ID: 26A)
  • GADSDEN MUNI (about 28 miles; GADSDEN, AL; ID: GAD)

Amtrak station:
ANNISTON (126 W.4TH ST.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Solid Waste Management 1 $3,370 $40,440 0 $0
Welfare 1 $2,280 $27,360 1 $1,716
Streets and Highways 67 $147,089 $26,344 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 49 $115,431 $28,268 29 $18,119
Other and Unallocable 32 $82,615 $30,980 0 $0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3 $8,506 $34,024 0 $0
Financial Administration 16 $50,601 $37,950 0 $0
Other Government Administration 10 $28,193 $33,831 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 4 $9,759 $29,277 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 93 $261,890 $33,792 0 $0
Police - Other 23 $49,729 $25,945 0 $0
Firefighters 95 $320,302 $40,459 0 $0
Fire - Other 2 $4,990 $29,940 0 $0
Correction 7 $16,029 $27,478 0 $0
Totals for Government 403 $1,100,785 $32,777 30 $19,835
Colleges/Universities in Anniston:
  • HARRY M AYERS STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 772; Location: 1801 COLEMAN RD; Public; Website: www.ayers.cc.al.us)
  • GADSDEN BUSINESS COLLEGE-ANNISTON (FT enrollment: 167; Location: 630 S WILMER AVE; Private, for-profit)
  • ANNISTON ACADEMY OF HAIR DESIGN (Location: 702 NOBLE ST; Private, for-profit)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Anniston:
  • JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 12 miles; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Full-time enrollment: 6,418)
  • GADSDEN STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 23 miles; GADSDEN, AL; FT enrollment: 3,360)
  • SOUTHERN UNION STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 40 miles; WADLEY, AL; FT enrollment: 2,925)
  • STATE UNIVERSITY OF WEST GEORGIA (about 51 miles; CARROLLTON, GA; FT enrollment: 7,241)
  • JEFFERSON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 61 miles; BIRMINGHAM, AL; FT enrollment: 3,279)
  • SAMFORD UNIVERSITY (about 69 miles; BIRMINGHAM, AL; FT enrollment: 4,106)
  • GEORGE C WALLACE STATE COMMUNITY COLL-HANCEVILLE (about 73 miles; HANCEVILLE, AL; FT enrollment: 3,272)
Public high schools in Anniston:
  • WELLBORN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 740; Location: 135 PINSON RD; Grades: 07 - 12)
  • SAKS HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 583; Location: 4401 SAKS RD; Grades: 08 - 12)
  • ANNISTON CITY BOOT CAMP SCHOOL (Location: 4804 MCCLELLAN BLVD; Grades: 07 - 12)
Private high school in Anniston:
  • FAITH CHRISTIAN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 311; Location: 4100 RONNAKI RD; Grades: KG - 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Anniston:
  • WELLBORN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 678; Location: 525 COOPER CIR; Grades: KG - 06)
  • SAKS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 632; Location: 31 W WATSON; Grades: KG - 04)
  • ANNISTON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 622; Location: 4800 MCCLELLAN BLVD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • ANNISTON HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 596; Location: 1301 WOODSTOCK AVE; Grades: 06 - 12)
  • WHITE PLAINS HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 489; Location: 250 WHITE PLAINS RD; Grades: 05 - 12)
  • SAKS MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 381; Location: 32 W WATSON; Grades: 05 - 07)
  • COLDWATER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 371; Location: 530 TAYLORS CHAPEL ROAD; Grades: PK - 06)
  • TENTH STREET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 362; Location: 1525 E 10TH ST; Grades: KG - 05)
  • DE ARMANVILLE JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 341; Location: 101 SCHOOL RD; Grades: KG - 09)
  • WHITE PLAINS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 304; Location: 5600 ALABAMA HWY 9; Grades: KG - 04)
Private primary/middle school in Anniston:
  • SACRED HEART ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 165; Location: 1821 MCCALL DRIVE; Grades: KG - 8)
Library in Anniston:
  • ANNISTON-CALHOUN COUNTY PUBLIC LIB. (Operating income: $792,703; Location: 108 EAST 10TH STREET; 127,721 books; 1,522 audio materials; 994 video materials; 225 serial subscriptions)
 

Anniston compared to Alabama state average:
  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Anniston:
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDNG (1450 AM; 1 kW; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WDNG, INC.)
  • WHMA (1390 AM; 5 kW; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: CASEY NETWORK, LLC)
  • WANA (1490 AM; 1 kW; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: DEWEY D. LANKFORD)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WHOG (1120 AM; daytime; 1 kW; HOBSON CITY, AL; Owner: HOBSON CITY BROADCASTING CO)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAAX (570 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZZX (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LINEVILLE, AL; Owner: ROBERT A. PERRY)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WJBY (930 AM; 5 kW; RAINBOW CITY, AL; Owner: GADSDEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Anniston:
  • W269AX (101.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WLJS-FM (91.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES/JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGRW (90.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WORD WORKS, INC.)
  • WGMZ (93.1 FM; GLENCOE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRHY (105.9 FM; CENTRE, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMAX-FM (105.3 FM; BOWDON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTDR (92.7 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: JACOBS BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WASZ (95.5 FM; ASHLAND, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCKS (102.7 FM; FRUITHURST, AL; Owner: WCKS, INC.)
  • WQSB (105.1 FM; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: SAND MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WSSY-FM (97.5 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: GREAT SOUTH RFDC, LLC)
  • WKXX (102.9 FM; ATTALLA, AL; Owner: BROADCAST MEDIA LLC)
  • WSGN (91.5 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: GADSDEN STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
TV broadcast stations around Anniston:
  • WJXS-CA (Channel 24; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA HERITAGE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WCIQ (Channel 7; MOUNT CHEAHA, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W29AO (Channel 29; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)

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