Muscle Shoals, AL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Muscle Shoals, Alabama Info Snack

Population
14,379
Unemployment
2.6%
Poverty
5.1%
Median Home
$151,300
Median Income
$54,620
Median Rent
$809

Muscle Shoals SnackAbility

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

Muscle Shoals, AL Cost Of Living

89
Muscle Shoals's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Muscle Shoals Alabama National Average
Overall 89 90 100
Services 95 98 100
Groceries 94 98 100
Health 78 92 100
Housing 74 73 100
Transportation 92 91 100
Utilities 99 103 100

Muscle Shoals, AL Photos

Fame Recording Studios Muscle Shoals
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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
2020 14,379 3.6%
2019 13,874 1.3%
2018 13,701 0.9%
2017 13,585 0.7%
2016 13,492 0.8%
2015 13,380 0.7%
2014 13,286 0.8%
2013 13,182 0.9%
2012 13,068 0.6%
2011 12,986 -

Race / Ethnicity in Muscle Shoals

White
80.0% (11,497)
African American
13.4% (1,920)
American Indian
0.0% (7)
Asian
0.9% (136)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.3% (186)
Hispanic
4.4% (633)
Race Muscle Shoals AL USA
White 80.0% 65.2% 60.1%
African American 13.4% 26.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 0.9% 1.4% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.3% 1.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.4% 4.4% 18.2%

Gender in Muscle Shoals

Female
51.5% (7,400)
Male
48.5% (6,979)
Gender Muscle Shoals AL USA
Female 51.5% 51.7% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 48.3% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
2.0% (287)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (1,006)
High School / GED
31.0% (4,457)
Some College
28.0% (4,026)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,581)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (2,156)
Master's Degree
5.0% (718)
Professional Degree
1.0% (143)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Muscle Shoals AL USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 28.0% 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 5.0% 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
4.9% (69,849)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.9% (41,961)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.1% (116,762)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (172,798)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.5% (266,364)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.6% (295,555)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.5% (222,839)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.1% (187,914)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.8% (40,658)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (23,196)
Income Muscle Shoals AL USA
Less than $10,000 4.9% 8.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.9% 5.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.1% 10.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 10.5% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.5% 13.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.6% 17.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.5% 11.8% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.1% 13.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.8% 4.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 4.4% 8.3%

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