Tuscaloosa SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama Info Snack

Tuscaloosa (/tsklus/ TUSK--LOO-s) is a city in and the seat of Tuscaloosa County in west central Alabama (in the southeastern United States). Located on the Black Warrior River at the Atlantic Seaboard fall line of the Piedmont, it is the fifth-largest city in Alabama, with an estimated population of 99,543 in 2016.
Population
96,352
Unemployment
8.1%
Poverty
23.9%
Median Home
$170,800
Median Income
$40,542
Median Rent
$791

Rankings for Tuscaloosa in Alabama

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Map Of Tuscaloosa, AL

Population over time in Tuscaloosa

Year Population % Change
2016 96,352 1.6%
2015 94,865 1.7%
2014 93,325 0.9%
2013 92,461 1.9%
2012 90,766 1.9%
2011 89,035 1.6%
2010 87,663 -

Crime in Tuscaloosa Per 100k

Crime Tuscaloosa AL USA
Violent Crime 468.7 524.2 382.9
Murder 8.9 8.3 5.3
Robbery 166.1 86.5 98.0
Aggravated Assault 240.3 387.8 248.9
Property Crime 4127.6 2957.3 2362.0
Burglary 805.0 645.7 430.4
Larceny 3125.9 2048.1 1694.0
Car Theft 196.8 263.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Tuscaloosa

White
50.2% (48,410)
African American
43.2% (41,668)
American Indian
0.1% (122)
Asian
2.5% (2,414)
Hawaiian
0.0% (29)
Other
0.1% (53)
Two Or More
1.0% (945)
Hispanic
2.8% (2,711)
Race Tuscaloosa AL USA
White 50.2% 66.2% 60.6%
African American 43.2% 26.4% 10.4%
American Indian 0.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 2.5% 1.2% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.0% 1.6% 2.5%
Hispanic 2.8% 4.0% 17.3%

Household Income For Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Less than $10,000
12.7% (12,236)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.7% (7,419)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.3% (12,814)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (10,598)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.9% (13,392)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.5% (14,934)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.5% (9,153)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.7% (8,382)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.7% (3,565)
$200,000 or more
4.1% (3,950)
Income Tuscaloosa AL USA
Less than $10,000 12.7% 9.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.7% 6.8% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.3% 12.6% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 11.2% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.9% 14.0% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.5% 17.4% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.5% 11.0% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.7% 10.7% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.7% 3.6% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 4.1% 2.9% 5.7%

Gender in Tuscaloosa

Female
52.7% (50,753)
Male
47.3% (45,598)
Gender Tuscaloosa AL USA
Female 52.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Tuscaloosa for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.8% (2,702)
9-12th Grade
8.4% (8,072)
High School / GED
27.1% (26,095)
Some College
20.7% (19,916)
Associate's Degree
5.8% (5,596)
Bachelor's Degree
20.5% (19,734)
Master's Degree
9.3% (8,975)
Professional Degree
2.3% (2,245)
Doctorate Degree
3.1% (3,014)
Education Tuscaloosa AL USA
< 9th Grade 2.8% 5.0% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 8.4% 10.2% 7.4%
High School / GED 27.1% 31.0% 27.5%
Some College 20.7% 21.9% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.8% 7.9% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 20.5% 15.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 9.3% 6.4% 8.2%
Professional Degree 2.3% 1.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.1% 1.0% 1.3%

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