Tuscaloosa, AL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
100,633
Unemployment
7.1%
Poverty
23.2%
Median Home
$190,100
Median Income
$44,507
Median Rent
$858

Tuscaloosa SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

Tuscaloosa, AL Cost Of Living

94
Tuscaloosa's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Tuscaloosa Alabama National Average
Overall 94 90 100
Services 103 98 100
Groceries 95 98 100
Health 92 92 100
Housing 90 73 100
Transportation 97 91 100
Utilities 102 103 100

Tuscaloosa, AL Photos

Denny Chimes By Highsmith
Source: Public Domain
Bama Theatre Tuscaloosa Alabama
Source: Public Domain
Coleman Coliseum
Source: Public Domain
Tuscaloosa Amphitheater
Source: Public Domain
Kenny Chesney Tuscaloosa
Source: Public Domain
Moundville Archaeological Site Alabama
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Rankings for Tuscaloosa in Alabama

Map Of Tuscaloosa, AL

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Population over time in Tuscaloosa

Year Population % Change
2020 100,633 1.8%
2019 98,881 1.5%
2018 97,373 1.1%
2017 96,352 1.6%
2016 94,865 1.7%
2015 93,325 0.9%
2014 92,461 1.9%
2013 90,766 1.9%
2012 89,035 1.6%
2011 87,663 -

Race / Ethnicity in Tuscaloosa

White
49.4% (49,680)
African American
43.9% (44,220)
American Indian
0.2% (160)
Asian
2.5% (2,488)
Hawaiian
0.0% (24)
Other
0.1% (129)
Two Or More
1.1% (1,111)
Hispanic
2.8% (2,821)
Race Tuscaloosa AL USA
White 49.4% 65.2% 60.1%
African American 43.9% 26.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 2.5% 1.4% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.1% 1.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.8% 4.4% 18.2%

Gender in Tuscaloosa

Female
51.7% (52,062)
Male
48.3% (48,571)
Gender Tuscaloosa AL USA
Female 51.7% 51.7% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 48.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Tuscaloosa for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (3,018)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (6,037)
High School / GED
26.0% (26,164)
Some College
19.0% (19,120)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (7,044)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (22,139)
Master's Degree
11.0% (11,069)
Professional Degree
2.0% (2,012)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (4,025)
Education Tuscaloosa AL USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Less than $10,000
12.5% (1,258,562)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.3% (732,518)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.8% (1,084,675)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.1% (1,118,905)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.2% (1,231,178)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.7% (1,584,704)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.5% (854,376)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.5% (1,262,122)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.9% (389,672)
$200,000 or more
5.4% (546,582)
Income Tuscaloosa AL USA
Less than $10,000 12.5% 8.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.3% 5.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.8% 10.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.1% 10.5% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.2% 13.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.7% 17.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.5% 11.8% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.5% 13.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.9% 4.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 5.4% 4.4% 8.3%

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