Marshall County AL Information


Marshall County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 94,703
Population in Households 93,644
Population in Familes 78,342
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,059
Population Density1 167
Diversity Index2 43


Total Households 36,227
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 25,393
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 40,868 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 25,144 (61.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 11,083 (27.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,641 (11.4%)
Median Home Value $127,455
Average Home Value $162,383


Median Household Income $37,888
Average Household Income $55,064
Per Capita Income $21,294
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.29% 0.19%
Households 0.19% 0.13%
Families 0.04% 0.04%
Median Household Income   2.1%
Per Capita Income   1.86%
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.


Marshall County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Marshall 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 # 13 82nd
Population Density1 # 11 85th
Diversity Index2 # 37 46th
Median Household Income # 30 57th
Per Capita Income # 25 64th

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