Lauderdale County AL Information


Lauderdale County Subdivisions

Lauderdale County AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 93,545
Daytime Population: Workers 34,976
Daytime Population: Residents 53,198
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 88,174
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 91,472
Population in Familes 74,092
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,073
Population Density2 140
Diversity Index3 30


Median Household Income $44,688
Average Household Income $61,594
Per Capita Income $26,192


Total Housing Units 45,129 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 26,395 (58.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 12,892 (28.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,842 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $130,364
Average Home Value $171,674


Total Households 39,287
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 25,644
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.12% -0.08%
Households 0.22% -0.01%
Families -0.01% -0.15%
Median Household Income   2.73%
Per Capita Income   2.87%


Lauderdale County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lauderdale County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 14 81st
Population Density # 14 81st
Diversity Index # 57 16th
Median Household Income # 14 81st
Per Capita Income # 8 90th

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