Mobile, AL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
HomeSnacks is reader-supported. When you click through real estate links on our site, we earn an affiliate commission. Learn more.

Mobile, Alabama Info Snack

Population
189,994
Unemployment
6.3%
Poverty
20.1%
Median Home
$134,100
Median Income
$43,456
Median Rent
$873

Mobile SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8

Mobile, AL Cost Of Living

88
Mobile's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Mobile Alabama National Average
Overall 88 90 100
Services 99 98 100
Groceries 97 98 100
Health 104 92 100
Housing 69 73 100
Transportation 94 91 100
Utilities 100 103 100

Mobile, AL Photos

Mobile Montage
Source: Public Domain
Mobile Cotton Exchange
Source: Public Domain
Van Antwerp Building
Source: Public Domain
Liberty Ship At Sea
Source: Public Domain
Us T Ww Tanker Hat Creek
Source: Public Domain
Downtown Mobile
Source: Public Domain
Ashland Place Mobile Al
Source: Public Domain
Katrinamobilecourthousesteps
Source: Public Domain

Mobile Articles

Rankings for Mobile in Alabama

Map Of Mobile, AL

Best Places Around Mobile

1

Prichard, AL
Population 21,618

2

Tillmans Corner, AL
Population 17,419

3

Saraland, AL
Population 14,561

4

Daphne, AL
Population 26,578

5

Fairhope, AL
Population 22,035

Population over time in Mobile

Year Population % Change
2020 189,994 -0.8%
2019 191,485 -0.3%
2018 192,085 -0.8%
2017 193,717 -0.5%
2016 194,669 -0.1%
2015 194,942 -0.1%
2014 195,116 -0.1%
2013 195,239 -0.1%
2012 195,457 -0.1%
2011 195,619 -

Race / Ethnicity in Mobile

White
42.1% (80,074)
African American
50.9% (96,730)
American Indian
0.3% (523)
Asian
1.8% (3,330)
Hawaiian
0.0% (32)
Other
0.3% (486)
Two Or More
1.9% (3,672)
Hispanic
2.7% (5,147)
Race Mobile AL USA
White 42.1% 65.2% 60.1%
African American 50.9% 26.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 1.8% 1.4% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.7% 4.4% 18.2%

Gender in Mobile

Female
53.0% (100,785)
Male
47.0% (89,209)
Gender Mobile AL USA
Female 53.0% 51.7% 50.8%
Male 47.0% 48.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mobile for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (5,699)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (15,199)
High School / GED
29.0% (55,098)
Some College
21.0% (39,898)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (15,199)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (37,998)
Master's Degree
8.0% (15,199)
Professional Degree
2.0% (3,799)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,899)
Education Mobile AL USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Mobile, Alabama

Less than $10,000
10.8% (2,053,489)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.1% (1,151,803)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.5% (2,563,942)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (2,087,552)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.2% (2,700,435)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.9% (3,206,022)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.0% (1,907,750)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.2% (1,936,946)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.5% (673,223)
$200,000 or more
3.8% (718,234)
Income Mobile AL USA
Less than $10,000 10.8% 8.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.1% 5.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.5% 10.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 10.5% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.2% 13.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.9% 17.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.0% 11.8% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.2% 13.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.5% 4.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.8% 4.4% 8.3%

Articles About Alabama

Enjoy The Snack?