AL

National Population : 333,590,059
Alabama State Population : 5,207,608

About Alabaster, AL

Alabaster, AL is located in Shelby County in the state of Alabama.

The total City Population for Alabaster is about 33,487 with about 512 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 36,290.

The Average Home Value is $178,950.00, which is roughly 36% higher than the Average Home Value of $115,084.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 5% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $76,637.50, which is roughly 43% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $43,882.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 25% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Alabaster is about 4%.

Alabama is ranked #49 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 10.63 out of 100.

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Voting

Shelby County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 58.26% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 69.33%
Democratic: 28.94%
Other: 1.72%


Nearby Locations

Maylene, AL (2.34 mi.)
Helena, AL (4.41 mi.)
Pelham, AL (4.50 mi.)
Indian Spgs, AL (4.50 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 35007, 35114
Latitude : 33.226802
Longitude : -86.905589
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 579 ft.
Area Code(s) : 205

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.82
Male Population Estimate : 45.48%
Female Population Estimate : 46.55%
Median Age : 35.9
Male Median Age : 34.7
Female Median Age : 36.9

White Population Estimate : 74.66%
Black Population Estimate : 12.49%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 8.55%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.10%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.08%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.82%
Other Population Estimate : 4.48%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Alabaster specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Shelby County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Shelby County: About 264 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Shelby County is about 28% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 8% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.