Selma SnackAbility

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

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Selma, Alabama 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
18,804
Unemployment
15.7%
Poverty
41.0%
Median Home
$90,200
Median Income
$24,820
Median Rent
$602

1 Reviews & Comments About Selma

Overall User Rating
2.0
/5

TheLittleDavies

I lived in Selma from the age of 2 to 11. It IS very dangerous. However, if you have a St. Bernard and help out everyone in the city, looking past race, you are respected. But yeah, no where near BHam.

Rankings for Selma in Alabama

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1

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2

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3

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Population 35,657

Map Of Selma, AL

Population over time in Selma

Year Population % Change
2017 18,804 -4.3%
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 -

Race / Ethnicity in Selma

White
16.4% (3,091)
African American
81.2% (15,264)
American Indian
0.0% (5)
Asian
1.0% (189)
Hawaiian
0.0% (4)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.3% (57)
Hispanic
1.0% (194)
Race Selma AL USA
White 16.4% 65.7% 61.1%
African American 81.2% 26.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 1.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.0% 4.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Selma, Alabama

Less than $10,000
21.6% (406,423)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.6% (181,382)
$15,000 to $24,999
19.1% (359,388)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.2% (247,713)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.4% (195,131)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.9% (205,261)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.1% (133,383)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.7% (87,555)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (48,963)
$200,000 or more
0.8% (15,195)
Income Selma AL USA
Less than $10,000 21.6% 877.9% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.6% 632.3% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 19.1% 1197.8% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.2% 1067.9% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.4% 1345.0% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.9% 1743.4% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.1% 1146.7% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.7% 1193.6% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 421.7% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 0.8% 373.6% 697.9%

Gender in Selma

Female
55.8% (10,501)
Male
44.2% (8,303)
Gender Selma AL USA
Female 55.8% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 44.2% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Selma for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (564)
9-12th Grade
17.0% (3,196)
High School / GED
32.0% (6,017)
Some College
21.0% (3,948)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,880)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (1,692)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,128)
Professional Degree
1.0% (188)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (188)
Education Selma AL USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 17.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 16.0% 19.0%
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%

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