Living in Sheffield, AL

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Sheffield SnackAbility

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

Sheffield, AL Crime Report

519
Total Crimes
5,822.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
126.69%
Above National Average

Sheffield, AL Cost Of Living

81
Sheffield's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Sheffield, Alabama Info Snack

Population
8,986
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
23.7%
Median Home
$91,600
Median Income
$34,688
Median Rent
$657

Sheffield, AL Photos

Rankings for Sheffield in Alabama

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Map Of Sheffield, AL

Population over time in Sheffield

Year Population % Change
2017 8,986 -0.2%
2016 9,007 -0.7%
2015 9,067 -0.1%
2014 9,074 0.1%
2013 9,067 0.2%
2012 9,046 -0.2%
2011 9,060 -0.4%
2010 9,098 -0.5%
2009 9,141 -
Crime/100k Sheffield AL USA
Violent Crime 818.9 519.6 368.9
Murder 11.2 7.8 5.0
Robbery 78.5 83.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 572.1 387.6 246.8
Property Crime 5003.4 2817.2 2199.5
Burglary 1065.7 590.1 376.0
Larceny 3500.1 1958.9 1594.6
Car Theft 437.5 268.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Sheffield

White
69.7% (6,265)
African American
22.9% (2,056)
American Indian
0.5% (42)
Asian
0.1% (10)
Hawaiian
0.3% (29)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.4% (309)
Hispanic
3.1% (275)
Race Sheffield AL USA
White 69.7% 65.7% 61.1%
African American 22.9% 26.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 1.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.4% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.1% 4.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Sheffield, Alabama

Less than $10,000
15.4% (137,955)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.3% (74,642)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.4% (147,730)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (91,081)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.1% (144,620)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.7% (140,843)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.9% (52,871)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.0% (72,199)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.0% (17,549)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (19,104)
Income Sheffield AL USA
Less than $10,000 15.4% 8.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.3% 6.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.4% 12.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.1% 13.5% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.7% 17.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.9% 11.5% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.0% 11.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.0% 4.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 3.7% 7.0%

Gender in Sheffield

Female
55.1% (4,954)
Male
44.9% (4,032)
Gender Sheffield AL USA
Female 55.1% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 44.9% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sheffield for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (539)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (1,258)
High School / GED
31.0% (2,785)
Some College
20.0% (1,797)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (629)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (1,258)
Master's Degree
6.0% (539)
Professional Degree
1.0% (89)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (89)
Education Sheffield AL USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 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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