Arab, AL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Arab, Alabama Info Snack

Population
8,405
Unemployment
3.9%
Poverty
16.0%
Median Home
$153,900
Median Income
$48,391
Median Rent
$593

Arab SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
Education
7
Commute
6

Arab, AL Cost Of Living

90
Arab's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Arab Alabama National Average
Overall 90 90 100
Services 106 98 100
Groceries 99 98 100
Health 99 92 100
Housing 75 73 100
Transportation 97 91 100
Utilities 98 103 100

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Rankings for Arab in Alabama

Map Of Arab, AL

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Population over time in Arab

Year Population % Change
2020 8,405 2.1%
2019 8,234 0.4%
2018 8,200 -0.6%
2017 8,247 -0.4%
2016 8,282 0.5%
2015 8,241 0.5%
2014 8,204 1.0%
2013 8,119 1.2%
2012 8,023 1.2%
2011 7,928 -

Race / Ethnicity in Arab

White
90.1% (7,574)
African American
0.8% (65)
American Indian
0.4% (30)
Asian
1.5% (127)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (6)
Two Or More
1.5% (125)
Hispanic
5.7% (478)
Race Arab AL USA
White 90.1% 65.2% 60.1%
African American 0.8% 26.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.4% 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 1.5% 1.4% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.5% 1.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 5.7% 4.4% 18.2%

Gender in Arab

Female
51.3% (4,310)
Male
48.7% (4,094)
Gender Arab AL USA
Female 51.3% 51.7% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 48.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Arab for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (336)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (672)
High School / GED
28.0% (2,353)
Some College
25.0% (2,101)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (924)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (1,260)
Master's Degree
8.0% (672)
Professional Degree
1.0% (84)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Arab AL USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Arab, Alabama

Less than $10,000
7.6% (63,838)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.6% (55,362)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.8% (107,280)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.6% (72,315)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.1% (135,094)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.5% (113,108)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.4% (112,313)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.6% (105,691)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.0% (42,117)
$200,000 or more
4.0% (33,376)
Income Arab AL USA
Less than $10,000 7.6% 8.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.6% 5.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.8% 10.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.6% 10.5% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.1% 13.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.5% 17.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.4% 11.8% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.6% 13.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.0% 4.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 4.0% 4.4% 8.3%

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