Tuscaloosa is a city located in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama. With a 2020 population of 103,369, it is the 5th largest city in Alabama (after Birmingham, Huntsville, Montgomery, and Mobile) and the 305th largest city in the United States. Tuscaloosa is currently growing at a rate of 1.10% annually and its population has increased by 14.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 90,468 in 2010. Spanning over 72 miles, Tuscaloosa has a population density of 1,671 people per square mile.
The average household income in Tuscaloosa is $66,136 with a poverty rate of 24.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $843 per month, and the median house value is $173,900. The median age in Tuscaloosa is 28.7 years, 27.2 years for males, and 29.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.0 males.