Alabama State Guides

Alabama Information, Demograpgics, Realestate, Finance, Education, Media, Town and City

State Guides

flightsAirports and Airlines: Airports in the state of Alabama.
blue pagesBlue Pages: State facts, information and gov links.
chambers of commerceChambers of Commerce: Chambers of Commerce throughout the state.
collegeColleges and Trade Schools: College and University information and Campus locations.
worldCounties in Alabama: List of Counties in the State.
educationEducation: Education related sites for students, parents, educators and administrators.
golfGolf Courses: Golf Courses in the state, Golf Associations and Golfing Sites.
governmentGovernment Links: Local and State Government Sites.
hospitalsHospitals & Medical Facilities: Directory of Hospitals and Medical facilities in the state.
legalLegal Resources: Attorneys, Bar Associations, Courts, Documents and Records.
newspaperMedia: Television, Radio Stations, and Newspapers in Alabama.
newspaperNewspapers: Newspapers Publications throughout the state.
radioRadio Stations: AM and FM Radio Stations in the state of Alabama.
shopShopping Malls: Find local of shopping malls and shopping centers.
small businessSmall Business Resources: Resources for small businesses. Start, ManAge, or Promote a business.
worldState Facts: State specific information, facts, figures, slogans and symbols.
televisionTelevision: Local television stations, cable TV, Satellite TV and broadcasting sites.
worldTowns and Cities: Official Town and City Websites in the state of Alabama.
worldTravel and Tourism: Visitor and Travel information, secure online reservations.
yellow pagesYellow Pages: Business Directory.
Zoos: Directory of Zoos, Aquariums, Animal Sanctuaries, Safaris, and Preserves.

Interactive Alabama Counties Map

Population Over Time

According to census 2019 five year estimate, the Alabama population is 4,876,250 and in 2018 population is 4,864,680, with a change of 0.24%. From Year 2010 to 2019 the population changed to 3.36%.

Population 20194,876,250
Population 20184,864,680
Population 20174,850,771
Population 20164,841,164
Population 20154,830,620
Population 20144,817,678
Population 20134,799,277
Population 20124,777,326
Population 20114,747,424
Population 20104,712,651

Age Distribution/Median Age

The Median Age (half are younger, and half older, than this Age) of Alabama is 39.0.

Age Under 5 years292,575
Age 5 to 9 years302,328
Age 10 to 14 years312,080
Age 15 to 19 years321,833
Age 20 to 24 years326,709
Age 25 to 34 years638,789
Age 35 to 44 years594,903
Age 45 to 54 years633,913
Age 55 to 59 years331,585
Age 60 to 64 years316,956
Age 65 to 74 years477,873
Age 75 to 84 years243,813
Age 85 years and over82,896

16.51% percent of people in Alabama are aged 65 years and over. 22.48% percent of people are aged under 18 years in Alabama.

Median Age Over Time

The Median age compared to 2018 changed 0.1 years while compared to 2010 changed 1.5 years (Negative indicates median age is decreasing and Positive means median age increasing).

Median Age 201939.0
Median Age 201838.9
Median Age 201738.7
Median Age 201638.6
Median Age 201538.4
Median Age 201438.2
Median Age 201338.1
Median Age 201237.8
Median Age 201137.7
Median Age 201037.5


In Alabama, 65.5% people are white alone and 1.7% people are with two and more races.

White alone3,193,944
Black or African American alone1,292,206
Two or more races82,896
Asian alone63,391
American Indian and Alaska Native alone24,381
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone0

Hispanic or Latino

4.3% people are Hispanic or Latino and 2.6% people are Mexican.

Other Hispanic or Latino53,639
Puerto Rican19,505

Marital Status

Approximately 30.8% of people over the age of 15 have never married.
Approximately 47.6% of the population is currently in a marriage.
Never married includes those who've never entered a marriage and those whose first marriage was annulled. Married includes common law marriages and live-in couples and excludes separated marriages.

Now married (except separated)47.6
Never married30.8

Alabama Home Price Index

Alabama Home Median value is $142700.
The Home value change from 2019 to 2018 is 3.85% and from 2010 to 2019 is 17.59%.

Real Estate 2019 Median Value$142,700
Real Estate 2018 Median Value$137,200
Real Estate 2017 Median Value$132,100
Real Estate 2016 Median Value$128,500
Real Estate 2015 Median Value$125,500
Real Estate 2014 Median Value$123,800
Real Estate 2013 Median Value$122,500
Real Estate 2012 Median Value$122,300
Real Estate 2011 Median Value$120,800
Real Estate 2010 Median Value$117,600

Monthly Rent Prices

The Average Gross Monthly Rent price for house in Alabama is $792.
From 2010 to 2019 18.69% changed in Market rent in Alabama.

Median Gross Rent 2019$792
Median Gross Rent 2018$772
Median Gross Rent 2017$747
Median Gross Rent 2016$728
Median Gross Rent 2015$717
Median Gross Rent 2014$715
Median Gross Rent 2013$705
Median Gross Rent 2012$691
Median Gross Rent 2011$674
Median Gross Rent 2010$644

Fuel Type

Utility gas508,701
Bottled, tank, or LP gas110,006
No fuel used7,343
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.2,694
Other fuel1,579
Coal or coke288
Solar energy128

Annual Household Income

Approximately 25.8% of Alabama population lives in a low-income household, or a household with an annual income of less than $25,000.
Lower Middle Class: The Second common household income level is lower middle class with approximately 52.8% of Alabama residents living in a household earning an annual income between $25,000 and $100,000.
Upper Middle Class: 21.3% Alabama residents living in a household earning an annual income more then $100K.

Estimate; Less than $10,0008.4
Estimate; $10,000 to $14,9995.9
Estimate; $15,000 to $24,99911.5
Estimate; $25,000 to $34,99910.4
Estimate; $35,000 to $49,99913.2
Estimate; $50,000 to $74,99917.5
Estimate; $75,000 to $99,99911.7
Estimate; $100,000 to $149,99912.5
Estimate; $150,000 to $199,9994.7
Estimate; $200,000 or more4.1

Median Income Over Time

The Median income from 2019 to 2010 changed to 16.73%

Median Income 2019 (Dollars)$50536
Median Income 2018 (Dollars)$48486
Median Income 2017 (Dollars)$46472
Median Income 2016 (Dollars)$44758
Median Income 2015 (Dollars)$43623
Median Income 2014 (Dollars)$43511
Median Income 2013 (Dollars)$43253
Median Income 2012 (Dollars)$43160
Median Income 2011 (Dollars)$42934
Median Income 2010 (Dollars)$42081

Employment Statistics

Alabama unemployment rate is 7.4 %.
Employed and unemployed numbers only account for people within the labor force. To be in the labor force one has to be at least 16 Years of Age and not institutionalized. The U.S. Armed forces include people on active duty in the Army, Air Force, Navy Marine Corps and Coast Guard.

Labor Force Participation Rate 201757.6
Employment/Population Ratio 201753
Unemployment Rate 20177.4
Labor Force Participation Rate 201657.9
Employment/Population Ratio 201652.8
Unemployment Rate 20168.3
Labor Force Participation Rate 201558.3
Employment/Population Ratio 201552.6
Unemployment Rate 20159.3
Labor Force Participation Rate 201458.8
Employment/Population Ratio 201452.5
Unemployment Rate 201410.2

Occupation Distribution

Educational services, and health care and social assistance472,143
Retail trade242,175
Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services202,801
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services177,450
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing115,842
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities114,405
Public administration113,507
Other services, except public administration105,650
Wholesale trade53,215
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining29,183

Highest Degree Attained

Approximately 24.5% of the Alabama population attained Percent bachelor's degree or higher, and 85.3% people attained Percent high school graduate or higher. 86.2% of Alabama children enrolled in in public school and 13.8 % children enrolled in Private schools.

Enrolment Distributions

The Total Population 3 Years and over enrolled in school is 1,164,195.

Elementary school (grades 1-8)488,962
College or graduate school301,527
High school (grades 9-12)247,974
Nursery school, preschool65,195