Meridianville, AL Community Profile: Data

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Meridianville, Alabama - Basic Facts

Meridianville is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Meridianville Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Madison County at latitude 34.8515 and longitude -86.5722. Madison County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 791 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Meridianville Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 15.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles.

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Meridianville, AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 6,503
Population in Households 6,498
Population in Familes 5,761
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density1 418
Diversity Index2 45


Total Households 2,445
Average Household Size 2.66
Family Households 1,888
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,562 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,181 (85.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 264 (10.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 117 ( 4.6%)
Median Home Value $191,988
Average Home Value $211,428


Median Household Income $66,684
Average Household Income $79,589
Per Capita Income $29,725
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.83% 2.01%
Households 2.0% 2.03%
Families 1.9% 1.97%
Median Household Income   2.1%
Per Capita Income   1.85%
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.


Meridianville, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Meridianville to the other 578 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 94 84th
Population Density1 # 179 69th
Diversity Index2 # 193 67th
Median Household Income # 27 96th
Per Capita Income # 36 94th

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