Madison County AL Information


Madison County Subdivisions

Madison County AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 367,309
Population in Households 359,202
Population in Familes 289,792
Population in Group Qrtrs 8,107
Population Density1 458
Diversity Index2 54


Median Household Income $63,240
Average Household Income $86,639
Per Capita Income $35,515


Total Housing Units 163,481 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 97,642 (59.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 51,572 (31.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 14,267 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $183,308
Average Home Value $224,042


Total Households 149,214
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 96,839
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 1.13% 1.09%
Households 1.25% 1.18%
Families 1.01% 1.03%
Median Household Income   2.84%
Per Capita Income   2.21%


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, 2018 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 # 15 79th
Median Household Income # 2 99th
Per Capita Income # 2 99th

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