Gadsden, AL
Demographic Data



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Gadsden 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:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2020.

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 about Scout's Demographic Data

Gadsden Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
35,000

Age

PEOPLE OF Alabama DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.09
5 To 17 14.53
18 To 24 10.06
25 To 34 12.04
35 To 54 25.42
55 To 64 13.13
65 Years And Over 18.72

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 4.3
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 79.0
COLLEGE GRADUATES 16.0

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Gadsden 20796 17787.026846713925 #EE2025
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Gadsden 32853 15195.623707763823 #EE2025
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
27.6%

Employment Industries in Gadsden

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Manufacturing 22.0
Healthcare 15.3
Accommodation 13.0
Retail 10.3
Construction 6.5
Education 6.2
Public Service 5.0
Other 4.2
Administration 3.2
Transportation 2.5
Wholesale 2.3
Professional, scientific, and technical services 2.2
Finance 2.2
Information Technology 2.0

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 54.8
Black Or African American 35.3
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.3
Asian 1.1
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 2.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 6.6

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Irish 6.3
English 5.7
German 4.6
Italian 1.4
Scottish 1.2
Scots-Irish 1.0
European 0.8
French 0.8
Dutch 0.5
Welsh 0.5
Swedish 0.4
Norwegian 0.4
British 0.4
Other Subsaharan African 0.3
Hungarian 0.2
African 0.2
Danish 0.2
Portuguese 0.2
Polish 0.1
Greek 0.1

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 93.4
Spanish 4.3
Chinese 0.6
Native American languages 0.4
African languages 0.2
Tagalog 0.2
French 0.2
Polish 0.1
Langs. of India 0.1
Persian 0.1
German/Yiddish 0.1
Vietnamese 0.0
Italian 0.0
Japanese 0.0
Arabic 0.0
Hungarian 0.0
Navajo 0.0
Pacific Island languages 0.0
Other Asian languages 0.0
Laotian 0.0

Foreign Born Gadsden Residents:
4.5%