Limestone County AL Information


Limestone County Subdivisions

Limestone County AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 92,036
Population in Households 89,129
Population in Familes 76,178
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,907
Population Density1 164
Diversity Index2 44


Total Households 34,869
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 25,156
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 38,802 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 26,303 (67.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,566 (22.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,933 (10.1%)
Median Home Value $148,816
Average Home Value $187,769


Median Household Income $48,512
Average Household Income $64,968
Per Capita Income $25,211
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.71% 1.69%
Households 1.67% 1.68%
Families 1.53% 1.6%
Median Household Income   1.66%
Per Capita Income   1.82%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Limestone County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Limestone County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 15 79th
Population Density1 # 12 84th
Diversity Index2 # 36 48th
Median Household Income # 7 91st
Per Capita Income # 6 93rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Alabama Census Data Comparison Tool.