AL

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

About Huntsville, AL

Huntsville, AL is located in Madison County in the state of Alabama.

The total City Population for Huntsville is about 215,983 with about 361 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 319,249.

The Average Home Value is $154,450.00, which is roughly 25% higher than the Average Home Value of $115,084.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 18% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $54,829.00, which is roughly 20% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $43,882.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 5% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Huntsville is about 6.2%.

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

Madison County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 15.07% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 52.77%
Democratic: 44.82%
Other: 2.41%


Nearby Locations

Brownsboro, AL (4.81 mi.)
Gurley, AL (9.79 mi.)
Hampton Cove, AL (9.85 mi.)
Owens X Rds, AL (9.85 mi.)
Big Cove, AL (9.85 mi.)
Harvest, AL (12.40 mi.)
Triana, AL (13.11 mi.)
New Market, AL (13.91 mi.)
Laceys Spring, AL (14.08 mi.)
Valhermoso Sp, AL (14.11 mi.)
Vlhrmoso Spgs, AL (14.11 mi.)
Valhermoso Spg, AL (14.11 mi.)
Toney, AL (14.11 mi.)
Paint Rock, AL (14.59 mi.)
New Hope, AL (15.42 mi.)
Hazel Green, AL (15.61 mi.)
Trenton, AL (16.63 mi.)
Madison, AL (17.60 mi.)
Hollytree, AL (17.67 mi.)
Somerville, AL (17.84 mi.)
Athens, AL (19.19 mi.)
Ardmore, AL (19.43 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 35801, 35802, 35803, 35805, 35806, 35808, 35810, 35811, 35816, 35824, 35896
Latitude : 34.759182
Longitude : -86.689641
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 729 ft.
Area Code(s) : 256, 938

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.23
Male Population Estimate : 43.07%
Female Population Estimate : 44.98%
Median Age : 33.9
Male Median Age : 32.9
Female Median Age : 35.1

White Population Estimate : 54.90%
Black Population Estimate : 28.76%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.98%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.52%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.18%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.32%
Other Population Estimate : 2.73%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Huntsville specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Madison County: About 8 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Madison County: About 611 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Madison County is about 50% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 53% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.