Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area AL Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 150,004
Population in Households 147,488
Population in Familes 120,609
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,516
Population Density1 119
Diversity Index2 33


Total Households 63,050
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 41,758
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 71,871 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 43,744 (60.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 19,306 (26.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 8,821 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $117,565
Average Home Value $159,738


Median Household Income $40,904
Average Household Income $56,213
Per Capita Income $23,886
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.31% 0.21%
Households 0.41% 0.29%
Families 0.25% 0.19%
Median Household Income   0.86%
Per Capita Income   1.73%
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.