Alabama
Demographic Data




Greatest Income Increase
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Alabama POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Alabama Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
4,863,300

Age

PEOPLE OF Alabama DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.05
5 To 17 16.78
18 To 24 9.80
25 To 34 12.94
35 To 54 26.09
55 To 64 13.01
65 Years And Over 15.34

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 84.8
College Graduated 24.0
Attending College 5.4



Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Alabama 24736 22113.05025310939 #E2E41D
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Alabama 44758 21574.0 #E7E61E
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
18.4%

Employment Industries in AL

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Manufacturing 14.0
Healthcare 13.3
Retail 12.0
Education 9.1
Accommodation 7.1
Construction 6.4
Public Service 5.6
Professional, scientific, and technical services 5.5
Other 5.2
Finance 4.1
Administration 3.8
Transportation 3.8
Wholesale 2.5
Information Technology 1.7
Utilities 1.5
Real Estate 1.5
Arts 1.2
Agriculture 1.1
Mining 0.5
Management 0.0

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 66.2
Black Or African American 26.4
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.5
Asian 1.2
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 1.7
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 4.0

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Unclassified 22.1
Irish 8.8
English 7.7
German 6.8
Scottish 1.8
Italian 1.7
French 1.5
Scots-Irish 1.5
European 1.1
African 0.8
Dutch 0.8
Polish 0.6
British 0.5
Welsh 0.4
Swedish 0.3
Norwegian 0.3
Russian 0.2
French Canadian 0.2
Greek 0.2
United States or American 0.2

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 94.9
Spanish 3.2
Chinese 0.2
Indic languages 0.2
German 0.2
Korean 0.2
French 0.2
Vietnamese 0.2
Arabic 0.1
Native American languages 0.1
Tagalog 0.1
Hindi 0.1
Other Asian languages 0.1
Gujarathi 0.1
African languages 0.0
Russian 0.0
Slavic languages 0.0
Pacific Island languages 0.0
Urdu 0.0
Japanese 0.0

Foreign Born AL Residents
3.4%