Selma, AL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
17,762
Unemployment
13.7%
Poverty
36.2%
Median Home
$90,500
Median Income
$26,581
Median Rent
$645

Selma SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
5
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8

Selma, AL Cost Of Living

81
Selma's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Selma Alabama National Average
Overall 81 90 100
Services 93 98 100
Groceries 98 98 100
Health 84 92 100
Housing 50 73 100
Transportation 91 91 100
Utilities 100 103 100

Selma, AL Photos

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Edmund Pettus Bridge
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James Wilson Soldier
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Nathan Bedford Forrest
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Selma To Montgomery Marches
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Brown Chapel Ame
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Selma Montgomery Marcher
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Rankings for Selma in Alabama

Map Of Selma, AL

Best Places Around Selma

1

Montgomery, AL
Population 199,054

2

Millbrook, AL
Population 16,037

3

Prattville, AL
Population 36,599

Population over time in Selma

Year Population % Change
2020 17,762 -5.5%
2019 18,804 -1.9%
2018 19,176 -2.4%
2017 19,650 -1.7%
2016 19,987 -1.4%
2015 20,276 -0.6%
2014 20,391 -0.8%
2013 20,559 -0.3%
2012 20,623 0.2%
2011 20,591 -

Race / Ethnicity in Selma

White
14.4% (2,564)
African American
83.3% (14,788)
American Indian
0.2% (39)
Asian
1.4% (250)
Hawaiian
0.0% (5)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.2% (37)
Hispanic
0.4% (79)
Race Selma AL USA
White 14.4% 65.2% 60.1%
African American 83.3% 26.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 1.4% 1.4% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.2% 1.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 0.4% 4.4% 18.2%

Gender in Selma

Female
55.6% (9,884)
Male
44.4% (7,878)
Gender Selma AL USA
Female 55.6% 51.7% 50.8%
Male 44.4% 48.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Selma for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (710)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (2,131)
High School / GED
33.0% (5,861)
Some College
20.0% (3,552)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,953)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (2,131)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,065)
Professional Degree
1.0% (177)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (177)
Education Selma AL USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Selma, Alabama

Less than $10,000
18.8% (333,330)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.9% (175,931)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.6% (329,577)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.4% (254,982)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.4% (220,734)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.0% (195,635)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.5% (133,003)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.0% (89,607)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.8% (31,667)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (11,728)
Income Selma AL USA
Less than $10,000 18.8% 8.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.9% 5.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.6% 10.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.4% 10.5% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.4% 13.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.0% 17.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.5% 11.8% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.0% 13.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.8% 4.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 4.4% 8.3%

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