Gadsden SnackAbility

2
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
2
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8.5

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Gadsden, Alabama Info Snack

Gadsden is a city in and the county seat of Etowah County in the U.S. state of Alabama. It is located on the Coosa River about 56 miles (90 km) northeast of Birmingham and 90 miles (140 km) southwest of Chattanooga, Tennessee. It is the primary city of the Gadsden Metropolitan Statistical Area, which has a population of 103,931. As of the 2010 census, the population of the city was 36,856, with an estimated population of 35,837 in 2016. Gadsden and Rome, Georgia, are the largest cities in the triangular area defined by the Interstate highways between Atlanta, Birmingham, and Chattanooga.
Population
36,235
Unemployment
9.9%
Poverty
26.1%
Median Home
$72,700
Median Income
$30,496
Median Rent
$602

Rankings for Gadsden in Alabama

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Map Of Gadsden, AL

Population over time in Gadsden

Year Population % Change
2016 36,235 -0.6%
2015 36,455 -0.5%
2014 36,621 -0.5%
2013 36,794 -0.3%
2012 36,888 -0.3%
2011 37,014 -0.4%
2010 37,162 -

Crime in Gadsden Per 100k

Crime Gadsden AL USA
Violent Crime 1291.5 532.3 386.3
Murder 11.1 8.4 5.3
Robbery 155.9 96.4 102.8
Aggravated Assault 1049.4 388.2 248.5
Property Crime 7017.0 2947.8 2450.7
Burglary 1116.2 700.5 468.9
Larceny 5269.0 2006.3 1745.0
Car Theft 631.8 241.1 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Gadsden

White
55.9% (20,257)
African American
35.0% (12,680)
American Indian
0.2% (65)
Asian
0.7% (254)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (63)
Two Or More
1.7% (630)
Hispanic
6.3% (2,286)
Race Gadsden AL USA
White 55.9% 66.2% 60.6%
African American 35.0% 26.4% 10.4%
American Indian 0.2% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 1.2% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.6% 2.5%
Hispanic 6.3% 4.0% 17.3%

Household Income For Gadsden, Alabama

Less than $10,000
13.2% (4,783)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.3% (3,007)
$15,000 to $24,999
20.9% (7,573)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.3% (5,181)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.6% (4,565)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.8% (5,725)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.3% (2,282)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.4% (2,319)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.9% (326)
$200,000 or more
1.3% (471)
Income Gadsden AL USA
Less than $10,000 13.2% 9.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.3% 6.8% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 20.9% 12.6% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.3% 11.2% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.6% 14.0% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.8% 17.4% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.3% 11.0% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.4% 10.7% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.9% 3.6% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 1.3% 2.9% 5.7%

Gender in Gadsden

Female
52.3% (18,938)
Male
47.7% (17,296)
Gender Gadsden AL USA
Female 52.3% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.7% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gadsden for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.3% (3,023)
9-12th Grade
13.9% (5,044)
High School / GED
31.7% (11,484)
Some College
24.4% (8,853)
Associate's Degree
6.9% (2,487)
Bachelor's Degree
9.6% (3,465)
Master's Degree
3.7% (1,345)
Professional Degree
1.0% (347)
Doctorate Degree
0.5% (183)
Education Gadsden AL USA
< 9th Grade 8.3% 5.0% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 13.9% 10.2% 7.4%
High School / GED 31.7% 31.0% 27.5%
Some College 24.4% 21.9% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.9% 7.9% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 9.6% 15.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 3.7% 6.4% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.5% 1.0% 1.3%

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