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COMMUNITY DATA


The region is a great place to work, live, and, also, play, with tons of amenities and attractions. Huntsville is home to Huntsville International Airport, Monte Sano State Park, Big Spring International Park, the U.S. Space & Rocket Center, Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville Botanical Garden, the Alabama Constitution Village, Huntsville Museum of Art, the Von Braun Center, and a vibrant downtown entertainment district, and that’s just the beginning!

 
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COMMUNITY PROFILE



Detailed Profile (PDF)


Madison
County

City of
Huntsville

City of
Madison

Huntsville
Metro Area*

Population

2010 Census 334,811 180,105 42,938 417,593
Current Census Estimate 361,046 193,079 47,959 455,448
% Growth 7.8% 7.2% 11.7% 9.1%

Households

2010 American Community Survey 126,564 73,235 14,840 156,592
2016 American Community Survey 139,949 80,000 17,305 172,022
% Growth 2010-2016 10.6% 9.2% 16.6% 9.9%

Race (2016 ACS)

White 68.8% 62.5% 75.1% 71.4%
Black 24.2% 30.7% 14.3% 21.8%
Asian & Pacific Islander 2.5% 2.7% 5.6% 2.3%
Other Races 4.5% 4.1% 5.0% 4.5%

Income & Age (2016 ACS)

Average Household Income $81,399 $74,749 $110,800 $79,022
Median Household Income $60,150 $51,441 $95,423 $58,084
Per Capita Income $33,264 $32,374 $46,396 $31,793
Median Age 38.1 37.0 37.8 38.3

July 2018
Source: U.S. Census Bureau; www.census.gov; 2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

* Includes Madison and Limestone counties.



WORKFORCE DATA



Our workforce of highly-skilled, highly-educated people belongs to a diverse community of industries including aerospace & defense, information technology, advanced manufacturing, and bioscience.

WORKFORCE/EMPLOYMENT CHARTS


Current Employment/Unemployment (PDF) Employment Growth (2003-2017) (PDF) Current Regional Labor Force (PDF) Regional Labor Force Growth (2000-2017) (PDF) Madison County Labor Force Migration (PDF)

KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS



We are also an affordable culture. Madison County’s good and services, such as transportation, food and medical care, is some of the most affordable in the state with low consumer index and cost of living percentages.


CONSUMER PRICE INDEX CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY HOME SALES (PDF) COST OF LIVING INDEX HSV INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ACTIVITY UTILITY USAGE

NEW & EXPANDING INDUSTRY



Huntsville/Madison County is a smart place with new businesses relocating here every year. See which business decided to make Huntsvile/Madison County their home and the economic impact it provided.


2016-2010 (PDF) 2009-2000 (PDF)

QUESTIONS? CONTACT:

Lucia Cape
Senior Vice President Economic Development, Industry Relations & Workforce
lcape@hsvchamber.org
256-535-2033