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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  
  2016 Census Estimate  361,046   193,079   47,959   455,448  
  % Growth   6.6%   7.2%   11.7%   7.7%  

  Households

  2010 American Community Survey  126,564   73,235   14,840   156,592  
  2015 American Community Survey  139,949   80,000   17,305   172,022  
  % Growth 2010-2015  10.6%   9.2%   16.6%   9.9%  

  Race (2016ACS)

  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  

  April 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 (2013-2015) (PDF) Current Regional Labor Force (PDF) Regional Labor Force Growth (2000-2015) (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