Madison County, Alabama Population 2019

Madison County, Alabama's estimated population is 361,046 with a growth rate of 1.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Madison County, Alabama is the 3rd largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017361,0464,7341.33%
2016356,3123,5721.01%
2015352,7403,1440.90%
2014349,5963,2230.93%
2013346,3733,8191.11%
2012342,5543,0350.89%
2011339,5193,4171.02%
2010336,10297,19040.68%
1990238,91241,94621.30%
1980196,96610,4265.59%
1970186,54069,19258.96%
1960117,34844,44560.96%
195072,9036,5869.93%
194066,3171,6942.62%
193064,62313,35526.05%
192051,2684,2278.99%
191047,0413,3397.64%
190043,7025,58314.65%
189038,1194941.31%
188037,6256,35820.33%
187031,2674,81618.21%
186026,451240.09%
185026,4277212.80%
184025,706-2,284-8.16%
183027,99010,50960.12%
182017,48112,782272.02%
18104,6990.00%

Madison County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White242,114
Black or African American85,332
Two or More Races10,487
Asian9,034
Some Other Race3,733
American Indian and Alaska Native2,172
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander341

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Madison County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2019

5,00010,00015,000 Male Population5,00010,00015,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Madison County, Alabama Median Age

38.2


Total

36.8


Male

39.6


Female

Madison County, Alabama Adults

There are 274,312 adults, (49,381 of whom are seniors) in Madison County, Alabama.

Madison County, Alabama Age Dependency

57

Age Dependency Ratio

22

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Madison County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

180,645

51.14%

Male

172,568

48.86%

Madison County, Alabama Households and Families

Madison County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Madison County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
All67.5%32.5%
Male60.4%39.6%
Non Family52.9%47.1%
Female45.6%54.4%

67.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Madison County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All142,2532.4267.5
Married68,3373.1184.6
Non Family50,5231.252.9
Female17,7783.0445.6
Male5,6153.0960.4

3.04

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Madison County, Alabama Households

Madison County, Alabama Education

Madison County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7,0752.95%
9th to 12th Grade14,9396.23%
High School Graduate50,52521.07%
Some College49,75220.75%
Associates Degree20,1438.40%
Bachelors Degree60,41025.20%
Graduate Degree36,91215.40%

Madison County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White165,872154,64773,453
Black52,36045,52015,181
Hispanic8,8325,9792,170
Asian6,4585,9563,808
Multiple Races4,6854,3962,176
Other Race1,9011,089295
Native American1,5221,256458
Islander29828756

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 96.31%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 58.97%.

Madison County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,012$53,000$31,514
Less Than High School$19,897$21,173$15,681
High School Grad$26,963$31,024$21,960
Some College$32,750$41,315$27,245
Bachelors Degree$58,790$80,059$41,251
Graduate Degree$81,508$102,243$57,475

$41,012

Average Earnings

$53,000

Average Male

$31,514

Average Female

Madison County, Alabama Language

Madison County, Alabama Language by Age

Madison County, Alabama Language

93.46% of Madison County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 6.54% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.14% of the population.

Madison County, Alabama Poverty

Madison County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black80,70320,88425.88%
White226,35218,2998.08%
Hispanic16,3065,40833.17%
Multiple10,4091,63315.69%
Other3,6471,46340.12%
Asian8,8656607.45%
Native2,14628513.28%
Islander3324312.95%

13.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.43%

Male Poverty Rate

14.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Madison County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Madison County, Alabama is Other, with 40.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Madison County, Alabama is Asian, with 7.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.05%.

Madison County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.23%
High School14.66%
Some College10.02%
Bachelors or Greater3.15%

Madison County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.12%
Male Unemployed29.27%
Female Employed8.76%
Male Employed5.84%

Madison County, Alabama Income

Madison County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,318$83,287
Families$80,240$100,670
Married Families$99,059$119,013
Non Families$36,600$50,177

Madison County, Alabama Marital Status

Madison County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.0%

Male Marriage Rate

47.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Madison County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Madison County, Alabama Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Madison County, Alabama Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Madison County, Alabama Veterans

Madison County, Alabama Veterans by War

32,126

Number of Veterans

28,439

Male Veterans

3,687

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam10,795
First Gulf War10,472
Second Gulf War8,359
Korea2,516
World War II900

Madison County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 5410,191
55 to 647,518
65 to 746,603
75+5,521
18 to 342,293

Madison County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White24,60612.87%
Black6,1329.54%
Hispanic9989.45%
2 or More67411.36%
Asian2843.81%
Indian18110.28%
Other1647.05%
Hawaiian8528.52%

Madison County, Alabama Veterans by Education

5.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Madison County, Alabama Employment Status

Madison County, Alabama Employment by Age

64.4%

Labor Force Participation

59.9%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Madison County, Alabama Employment by Race

Madison County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Madison County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Huntsville 180375193079127047.04%
Madison 4296147959499811.63%
New Hope28102803-7-0.25%
Owens Cross Roads1522185233021.68%
Gurley801786-15-1.87%
Triana512529173.32%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990