Tuscaloosa SnackAbility

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

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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
98,881
Unemployment
7.6%
Poverty
24.2%
Median Home
$173,900
Median Income
$44,120
Median Rent
$843

Rankings for Tuscaloosa in Alabama

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Map Of Tuscaloosa, AL

Population over time in Tuscaloosa

Year Population % Change
2017 98,881 2.6%
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/100k Tuscaloosa AL USA
Violent Crime 505.1 519.6 368.9
Murder 4.9 7.8 5.0
Robbery 137.6 83.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 316.4 387.6 246.8
Property Crime 4338.5 2817.2 2199.5
Burglary 739.9 590.1 376.0
Larceny 3289.0 1958.9 1594.6
Car Theft 309.5 268.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Tuscaloosa

White
49.3% (48,716)
African American
43.9% (43,400)
American Indian
0.2% (162)
Asian
2.4% (2,381)
Hawaiian
0.1% (73)
Other
0.1% (77)
Two Or More
1.0% (1,005)
Hispanic
3.1% (3,067)
Race Tuscaloosa AL USA
White 49.3% 65.7% 61.1%
African American 43.9% 26.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 2.4% 1.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.0% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.1% 4.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Less than $10,000
12.8% (1,263,548)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.8% (668,160)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.7% (1,153,686)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.7% (1,062,369)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.8% (1,262,424)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.0% (1,679,392)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.6% (949,136)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.6% (945,764)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.2% (418,091)
$200,000 or more
4.9% (485,526)
Income Tuscaloosa AL USA
Less than $10,000 12.8% 877.9% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.8% 632.3% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.7% 1197.8% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.7% 1067.9% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.8% 1345.0% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.0% 1743.4% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.6% 1146.7% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.6% 1193.6% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.2% 421.7% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 4.9% 373.6% 697.9%

Gender in Tuscaloosa

Female
52.4% (51,777)
Male
47.6% (47,103)
Gender Tuscaloosa AL USA
Female 52.4% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Tuscaloosa for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (2,966)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (7,910)
High School / GED
27.0% (26,697)
Some College
21.0% (20,765)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (4,944)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (20,765)
Master's Degree
10.0% (9,888)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,977)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (2,966)
Education Tuscaloosa AL USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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