Madison, Alabama Population 2020

52,544
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Madison is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 52,544, it is the 10th largest city in Alabama and the 753rd largest city in the United States. Madison is currently growing at a rate of 2.04% annually and its population has increased by 22.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 42,938 in 2010. Spanning over 30 miles, Madison has a population density of 1,733 people per square mile.

The average household income in Madison is $115,813 with a poverty rate of 6.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $887 per month, and the median house value is $245,000. The median age in Madison is 38.5 years, 36.4 years for males, and 40.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.3 males.

Madison Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Madison was:

  • White: 74.08%
  • Black or African American: 14.96%
  • Asian: 5.47%
  • Two or more races: 3.77%
  • Other race: 0.99%
  • Native American: 0.70%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of Madison, Alabama is 52,544, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 50,440.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 42,938.

Madison, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White35,76074.08%
Black or African American7,22314.96%
Asian2,6395.47%
Two or More Races1,8193.77%
Some Other Race4790.99%
American Indian and Alaska Native3400.70%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander150.03%
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Madison Population Pyramid 2020

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Madison Median Age

38.5


Total

36.4


Male

40.7


Female

Madison Adults

There are 36,474 adults, (5,180 of whom are seniors) in Madison.

Madison Age Dependency

54.3

Age Dependency Ratio

16.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Madison Sex Ratio

Female

24,221

50.17%

Male

24,054

49.83%

Madison Households and Families

Madison Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Madison Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.1%16.9%
Male73.8%26.2%
All69.9%30.1%
Non Family50.1%49.9%
Female47.8%52.2%

69.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,5912.5869.9
Married10,9863.2383.1
Non Family5,6141.1950.1
Female1,6322.8647.8
Male3593.1873.8

3.16

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

2.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Madison Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4001.23%
9th to 12th Grade7742.38%
High School Graduate4,13312.71%
Some College6,04518.59%
Associates Degree2,4707.60%
Bachelors Degree10,78433.16%
Graduate Degree7,91424.34%
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Madison Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,20522,78214,221
Black4,9934,7122,075
Asian1,8831,8231,344
Hispanic1,3291,075491
Multiple Races677629463
Other Race38927267
Native American32326388
Islander1515

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 71.38%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$60,507$84,789$40,563
Less Than High School$17,239$16,902$23,935
High School Grad$24,074$30,266$20,796
Some College$41,085$44,406$35,037
Bachelors Degree$75,336$102,912$42,373
Graduate Degree$99,733$122,953$61,576

$60,507

Average Earnings

$84,789

Average Male

$40,563

Average Female

Madison Language

Madison Language by Age

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Madison Language

89.49% of Madison residents speak only English, while 10.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.46% of the population.

Madison Poverty

Madison Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White33,6081,4734.38%
Hispanic2,50377831.08%
Black7,1575157.20%
Asian2,6391596.03%
Other46810622.65%
Multiple1,819975.33%
Native330185.45%

6.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.53%

Male Poverty Rate

6.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Madison

The race most likely to be in poverty in Madison is Hispanic, with 31.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Madison is White, with 4.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.63%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.34%
High School8.05%
Some College4.43%
Bachelors or Greater2.39%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed10.71%
Female Employed3.92%
Male Employed3.31%
Female Unemployed2.05%

Madison Income

Madison Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$89,522$115,813
Families$118,861$138,108
Married Families$129,759-
Non Families$50,084$62,295
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Madison Marital Status

Madison Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.6%

Male Marriage Rate

56.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Madison Married by Age and Sex

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Madison Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Madison Marital Status by Race

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Madison Veterans

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4,688

Number of Veterans

4,041

Male Veterans

647

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War2,482
Second Gulf War1,792
Vietnam1,125
Korea168
World War II118
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Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,747
55 to 641,336
65 to 74757
75+517
18 to 34331
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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,76613.82%
Black67812.21%
Hispanic17010.66%
Other10025.71%
2 or More809.73%
Asian371.86%
Indian277.94%

Madison Veterans by Education

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2.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Madison Employment Status

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68.5%

Labor Force Participation

64.9%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

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Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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40.88%

Born in Alabama

91.92%

Native Born

8.08%

Foreign Born

3.52%

Non Citizen

4.56%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.92% of Madison residents were born in the United States, with 40.88% having been born in Alabama. 3.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202052,5441,0522.04%
201951,4921,0522.09%
201850,4401,2892.62%
201749,1511,0522.19%
201648,0999922.11%
201547,1075331.14%
201446,5746941.51%
201345,8807451.65%
201245,1358862.00%
201144,2496971.60%
201043,55214,2234.03%
200029,32914,4257.00%
199014,90410,84713.90%
19804,0579712.77%
19703,0861,6868.22%
19601,4009005.28%
19405000.00%