Madison County AL Information


Madison County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 363,655
Daytime Population: Workers 212,789
Daytime Population: Residents 187,890
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 400,679
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.10
Population in Households 355,862
Population in Familes 288,192
Population in Group Qrtrs 7,793
Population Density2 454
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $60,866
Average Household Income $85,118
Per Capita Income $34,778


Total Housing Units 160,881 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 96,686 (60.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 50,602 (31.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 13,593 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $181,328
Average Home Value $221,371


Total Households 147,288
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 95,872
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 1.15% 1.09%
Households 1.24% 1.15%
Families 1.01% 1.01%
Median Household Income   2.32%
Per Capita Income   2.38%


Madison County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Madison 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 # 3 97th
Population Density # 2 99th
Diversity Index # 14 81st
Median Household Income # 2 99th
Per Capita Income # 2 99th

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