Chelsea, AL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
13,599
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
3.5%
Median Home
$241,300
Median Income
$92,917
Median Rent
$1,230

Chelsea SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
Education
9
Commute
4

Chelsea, AL Cost Of Living

107
Chelsea's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Chelsea Alabama National Average
Overall 107 90 100
Services 100 98 100
Groceries 95 98 100
Health 92 92 100
Housing 133 73 100
Transportation 93 91 100
Utilities 102 103 100

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Rankings for Chelsea in Alabama

Map Of Chelsea, AL

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Population over time in Chelsea

Year Population % Change
2020 13,599 7.6%
2019 12,643 3.6%
2018 12,199 4.2%
2017 11,706 2.8%
2016 11,386 3.0%
2015 11,051 4.1%
2014 10,612 4.4%
2013 10,161 5.2%
2012 9,660 5.0%
2011 9,202 -

Race / Ethnicity in Chelsea

White
88.5% (12,035)
African American
6.5% (883)
American Indian
0.2% (23)
Asian
0.6% (78)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (39)
Two Or More
2.1% (283)
Hispanic
1.9% (258)
Race Chelsea AL USA
White 88.5% 65.2% 60.1%
African American 6.5% 26.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 0.6% 1.4% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.1% 1.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 1.9% 4.4% 18.2%

Gender in Chelsea

Female
47.8% (6,499)
Male
52.2% (7,099)
Gender Chelsea AL USA
Female 47.8% 51.7% 50.8%
Male 52.2% 48.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Chelsea for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (407)
High School / GED
14.0% (1,903)
Some College
27.0% (3,671)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (1,631)
Bachelor's Degree
31.0% (4,215)
Master's Degree
9.0% (1,223)
Professional Degree
2.0% (271)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (271)
Education Chelsea AL USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 31.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Chelsea, Alabama

Less than $10,000
0.4% (5,816)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.4% (5,816)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.7% (50,207)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.9% (80,516)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.6% (116,947)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.4% (236,650)
$75,000 to $99,999
18.1% (246,447)
$100,000 to $149,999
27.1% (368,293)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.3% (153,072)
$200,000 or more
7.1% (96,129)
Income Chelsea AL USA
Less than $10,000 0.4% 8.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.4% 5.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.7% 10.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.9% 10.5% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.6% 13.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.4% 17.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 18.1% 11.8% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 27.1% 13.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.3% 4.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 7.1% 4.4% 8.3%

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