Living in Muscle Shoals, AL

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Muscle Shoals, Alabama Info Snack

Population
14,103
Unemployment
3.5%
Poverty
6.6%
Median Home
$147,100
Median Income
$60,629
Median Rent
$831

Muscle Shoals SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
8.5

Muscle Shoals, AL Crime Report

886
Total Crimes
6,264.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
152.94%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Muscle Shoals
/ 100k People
Alabama
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 886 6,264.6 3,185.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 86 608.1 510.8 366.7
Murder 2 14.1 7.3 5.0
Robbery 7 49.5 80.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 70 494.9 381.0 250.2
Property Crime 800 5,656.5 2,674.4 2,109.9
Burglary 115 813.1 531.9 340.5
Larceny 620 4,383.8 1,886.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 65 459.6 256.5 219.9

Muscle Shoals, AL Cost Of Living

87
Muscle Shoals's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Muscle Shoals Alabama National Average
Overall 87 89 100
Services 96 98 100
Groceries 91 96 100
Health 77 91 100
Housing 73 72 100
Transportation 89 91 100
Utilities 100 103 100

Muscle Shoals, AL Photos

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Rankings for Muscle Shoals in Alabama

Map Of Muscle Shoals, AL

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Population over time in Muscle Shoals

Year Population % Change
2019 14,103 1.7%
2018 13,874 1.3%
2017 13,701 0.9%
2016 13,585 0.7%
2015 13,492 0.8%
2014 13,380 0.7%
2013 13,286 0.8%
2012 13,182 0.9%
2011 13,068 0.6%
2010 12,986 -

Race / Ethnicity in Muscle Shoals

White
81.6% (11,513)
African American
11.5% (1,619)
American Indian
0.1% (8)
Asian
1.0% (134)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.7% (237)
Hispanic
4.2% (592)
Race Muscle Shoals AL USA
White 81.6% 65.5% 60.7%
African American 11.5% 26.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 1.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.2% 4.3% 18.0%

Gender in Muscle Shoals

Female
52.9% (7,463)
Male
47.1% (6,639)
Gender Muscle Shoals AL USA
Female 52.9% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 47.1% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Muscle Shoals for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (423)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,128)
High School / GED
32.0% (4,512)
Some College
24.0% (3,384)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,128)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (2,538)
Master's Degree
6.0% (846)
Professional Degree
1.0% (141)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Muscle Shoals AL USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Muscle Shoals, Alabama

Less than $10,000
5.8% (81,136)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.6% (50,152)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.4% (132,601)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (143,104)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.8% (194,044)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.5% (302,751)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.6% (205,335)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.4% (203,759)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.7% (65,644)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (31,771)
Income Muscle Shoals AL USA
Less than $10,000 5.8% 8.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.6% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.4% 11.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.8% 13.2% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.5% 17.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.6% 11.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.4% 12.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.7% 4.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 4.1% 7.7%

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