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Population

147,025

0.00476% Growth

Median Household Income

$45,090

3.19% Growth

Median Property Value

$120,400

2.9 Growth

In 2017, Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL had a population of 147k people with a median age of 42 and a median household income of $45,090. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL grew from 147,018 to 147,025, a 0.00476% increase and its median household income grew from $43,696 to $45,090, a 3.19% increase.

The population of Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL is 82.6% White Alone, 12.1% Black or African American Alone, and 2.45% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL speak a non-English language, and 98.8% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL are University of North Alabama (1,529 degrees awarded in 2017), Northwest-Shoals Community College (892 degrees), and Heritage Christian University (12 degrees).

 

The median property value in Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL is $120,400, and the homeownership rate is 70%. Most people in Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL is 2 cars per household.

Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL borders Decatur, AL, Huntsville, AL, and Lawrenceburg, TN.

Diversity

Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL is home to a population of 147k people, from which 98.8% are citizens. As of 2017, 1.92% of Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL residents were born outside of the country (2.82k people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL is composed of 121k White Alone residents (82.6%), 17.8k Black or African American Alone residents (12.1%), 3.6k Hispanic or Latino residents (2.45%), 2.29k Two or More Races residents (1.56%), 872 Asian Alone residents (0.593%), 743 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.505%), 220 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.15%), and 42 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0.0286%).

Education

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In 2017, universities in Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL awarded 2,433 degrees. The student population of Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL is skewed towards women, with 4,404 male students and 6,329 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL are White (1,895 and 80.7%), followed by Black or African American (250 and 10.6%), Hispanic or Latino (72 and 3.07%), and Unknown (59 and 2.51%).

The largest universities in Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL by number of degrees awarded are University of North Alabama (1,529 and 62.8%), Northwest-Shoals Community College (892 and 36.7%), and Heritage Christian University (12 and 0.493%).

The most popular majors in Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL are Registered Nursing (254 and 10.4%), General Studies (225 and 9.25%), and General Business Administration & Management (192 and 7.89%).

The median tuition costs in Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL are $10,152 for private four year colleges, and $6,648 and $13,296 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Commute

23.3 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL have a shorter commute time (23.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 2.36% of the workforce in Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

 

 


 

 

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