Selma SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
1
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
9

Selma Photos

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Rankings for Selma in Alabama

Selma Jobs

Selma Info Snack

Selma is a city in and the county seat of Dallas County, in the Black Belt region of south central Alabama and extending to the west. Located on the banks of the Alabama River, the city has a population of 20,756 as of the 2010 census.
Population
19,650
Unemployment
18.2%
Poverty
41.4%
Median Home
$90,400
Median Income
$23,283
Median Rent
$552

Best Places Around Selma

1

Montgomery, AL
Population 201,717

2

Millbrook, AL
Population 15,045

3

Prattville, AL
Population 35,107

Map Of Selma, AL

Population over time in Selma

Year Population % Change
2016 19,650 -1.7%
2015 19,987 -1.4%
2014 20,276 -0.6%
2013 20,391 -0.8%
2012 20,559 -0.3%
2011 20,623 0.2%
2010 20,591 -

Crime in Selma Per 100k

Crime Selma AL USA
Violent Crime 1804.7 532.3 386.3
Murder 41.5 8.4 5.3
Robbery 409.7 96.4 102.8
Aggravated Assault 1244.6 388.2 248.5
Property Crime 7737.4 2947.8 2450.7
Burglary 2069.2 700.5 468.9
Larceny 5123.7 2006.3 1745.0
Car Theft 544.5 241.1 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Selma

White
17.9% (3,527)
African American
78.5% (15,417)
American Indian
0.5% (91)
Asian
0.7% (130)
Hawaiian
0.1% (24)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (238)
Hispanic
1.1% (223)
Race Selma AL USA
White 17.9% 66.2% 60.6%
African American 78.5% 26.4% 10.4%
American Indian 0.5% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 1.2% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.2% 1.6% 2.5%
Hispanic 1.1% 4.0% 17.3%

Household Income For Selma, Alabama

Less than $10,000
25.1% (4,932)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.8% (1,925)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.9% (3,517)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.6% (2,475)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.1% (2,181)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.0% (2,161)
$75,000 to $99,999
4.7% (923)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.5% (1,080)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.2% (235)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (216)
Income Selma AL USA
Less than $10,000 25.1% 9.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.8% 6.8% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.9% 12.6% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.6% 11.2% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.1% 14.0% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.0% 17.4% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 4.7% 11.0% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.5% 10.7% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.2% 3.6% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 2.9% 5.7%

Gender in Selma

Female
56.4% (11,074)
Male
43.6% (8,575)
Gender Selma AL USA
Female 56.4% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 43.6% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Selma for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.5% (1,073)
9-12th Grade
15.4% (3,022)
High School / GED
33.8% (6,645)
Some College
20.6% (4,038)
Associate's Degree
7.8% (1,535)
Bachelor's Degree
9.8% (1,934)
Master's Degree
5.4% (1,068)
Professional Degree
1.1% (215)
Doctorate Degree
0.6% (116)
Education Selma AL USA
< 9th Grade 5.5% 5.0% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 15.4% 10.2% 7.4%
High School / GED 33.8% 31.0% 27.5%
Some College 20.6% 21.9% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.8% 7.9% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 9.8% 15.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 5.4% 6.4% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.1% 1.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.6% 1.0% 1.3%

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