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    Marshall County

    TVASites Demographic Reports

    County Seat:  Guntersville
    Population:
    93,019 (Source 2010 US Census)
    Median Household Income: 
    $37,506 (2009 Estimate US Census)

    Marshall County is located in the northeastern portion of the State of Alabama. This county is home to 93,019 people with 38,900 in the labor force. Marshall County has a strong industrial base with more than 150 companies.

    Data & Statistics

    Workforce

    Marshall County Economic QuickFacts

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    Subject

    Number

    Percent

    EMPLOYMENT STATUS

     

     

    Population 16 years and over

    64,209

    100

    In labor force

    38,900

    60.6

    Civilian labor force

    38,842

    60.5

    Employed

    36,609

    57

    Unemployed

    2,233

    3.5

    Percent of civilian labor force

    5.7

    (X)

    Armed Forces

    58

    0.1

    Not in labor force

    25,309

    39.4

    Females 16 years and over

    33,470

    100

    In labor force

    16,884

    50.4

    Civilian labor force

    16,861

    50.4

    Employed

    15,734

    47

    Own children under 6 years

    6,424

    100

    All parents in family in labor force

    3,733

    58.1

    COMMUTING TO WORK

     

     

    Workers 16 years and over

    36,048

    100

    Car, truck, or van -- drove alone

    29,667

    82.3

    Car, truck, or van -- carpooled

    4,728

    13.1

    Public transportation (including taxicab)

    53

    0.1

    Walked

    371

    1

    Other means

    238

    0.7

    Worked at home

    991

    2.7

    Mean travel time to work (minutes)

    24.2

    (X)

    Employed civilian population 16 years and over

    36,609

    100

    OCCUPATION

     

     

    Management, professional, and related occupations

    9,197

    25.1

    Service occupations

    4,255

    11.6

    Sales and office occupations

    8,944

    24.4

    Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

    371

    1

    Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations

    4,665

    12.7

    Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

    9,177

    25.1

    INDUSTRY

     

     

    Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining

    883

    2.4

    Construction

    2,945

    8

    Manufacturing

    10,181

    27.8

    Wholesale trade

    1,291

    3.5

    Retail trade

    5,027

    13.7

    Transportation and warehousing, and utilities

    1,540

    4.2

    Information

    726

    2

    Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing

    1,440

    3.9

    Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services

    1,985

    5.4

    Educational, health and social services

    4,964

    13.6

    Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services

    2,167

    5.9

    Other services (except public administration)

    1,839

    5

    Public administration

    1,621

    4.4

    CLASS OF WORKER

     

     

    Private wage and salary workers

    28,362

    77.5

    Government workers

    4,652

    12.7

    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business

    3,410

    9.3

    Unpaid family workers

    185

    0.5

    INCOME IN 1999

     

     

    Households

    32,636

    100

    Less than $10,000

    4,576

    14

    $10,000 to $14,999

    2,912

    8.9

    $15,000 to $24,999

    4,918

    15.1

    $25,000 to $34,999

    5,119

    15.7

    $35,000 to $49,999

    5,674

    17.4

    $50,000 to $74,999

    5,261

    16.1

    $75,000 to $99,999

    2,088

    6.4

    $100,000 to $149,999

    1,494

    4.6

    $150,000 to $199,999

    230

    0.7

    $200,000 or more

    364

    1.1

    Median household income (dollars)

    32,167

    (X)

    With earnings

    24,836

    76.1

    Mean earnings (dollars)

    43,345

    (X)

    With Social Security income

    9,625

    29.5

    Mean Social Security income (dollars)

    9,551

    (X)

    With Supplemental Security Income

    2,001

    6.1

    Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)

    5,288

    (X)

    With public assistance income

    801

    2.5

    Mean public assistance income (dollars)

    1,855

    (X)

    With retirement income

    6,385

    19.6

    Mean retirement income (dollars)

    17,139

    (X)

    Families

    23,894

    100

    Less than $10,000

    1,842

    7.7

    $10,000 to $14,999

    1,635

    6.8

    $15,000 to $24,999

    3,192

    13.4

    $25,000 to $34,999

    3,956

    16.6

    $35,000 to $49,999

    4,704

    19.7

    $50,000 to $74,999

    4,633

    19.4

    $75,000 to $99,999

    1,983

    8.3

    $100,000 to $149,999

    1,390

    5.8

    $150,000 to $199,999

    216

    0.9

    $200,000 or more

    343

    1.4

    Median family income (dollars)

    38,788

    (X)

    Per capita income (dollars)

    17,089

    (X)

    Median earnings (dollars):

     

     

    Male full-time, year-round workers

    30,500

    (X)

    Female full-time, year-round workers

    20,807

    (X)

    POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)

     

     

    Families

    2,802

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    11.7

    With related children under 18 years

    1,940

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    16.8

    With related children under 5 years

    851

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    18.3

    Families with female householder, no husband present

    1,189

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    38.3

    With related children under 18 years

    1,066

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    51.4

    With related children under 5 years

    532

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    67.9

    Individuals

    11,895

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    14.7

    18 years and over

    8,161

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    13.4

    65 years and over

    2,148

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    19.3

    Related children under 18 years

    3,579

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    17.9

    Related children 5 to 17 years

    2,567

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    17.6

    Unrelated individuals 15 years and over

    3,396

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    31.3

    Source: US Census

    Marshall County People QuickFacts

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    Population, 2009 estimate

    90,399

    Population, percent change, April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2009

    9.9%

    Population, 2000

    82,231

    Population, percent change, 1990 to 2000

    16.1%

    Persons under 5 years old, percent, 7

    8.3%

    Persons under 18 years old, percent, 2008

    25.9%

    Persons 65 years old and over, percent, 2008

    14.6%

    Female persons, percent, 2008

    51.1%

    White persons, percent, 2008 (a)

    95.7%

    Black persons, percent, 2008 (a)

    2.0%

    American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2008 (a)

    0.6%

    Asian persons, percent, 2008 (a)

    0.5%

    Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander, percent, 2008 (a)

    0.1%

    Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2008

    1.1%

    Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2008 (b)

    10.4%

    White persons, not Hispanic, percent, 2008

    85.7%

    Living in same house in 1995 and 2000, pct age 5+, 2000

    56.2%

    Foreign born persons, percent, 2000

    4.0%

    Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2000

    5.8%

    High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2000

    69.4%

    Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2000

    13.9%

    Persons with a disability, age 5+, 2000

    17,085

    Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000

    24.2

    Housing units, 2008

    38,326

    Homeownership rate, 2000

    74.7%

    Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2000

    9.7%

    Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2000

    $80,900

    Households, 2000

    32,547

    Persons per household, 2000

    2.5

    Per capita money income, 1999

    $17,089

    Median household income, 2008

    $36,981

    Persons below poverty, percent, 2007

    19.6%

    Geography QuickFacts

    Marshall County

    Land area, 2000 (square miles)

    567

    Persons per square mile, 2000

    145

    FIPS Code

    95

    Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area

    Albertville , AL Micro Area

    Source: US Census

    Marshall County Business QuickFacts

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    Private nonfarm establishments, 2007

    1,977

    Private nonfarm employment, 2007

    32,091

    Private nonfarm employment, percent change 2000-2007

    -1.7%

    Nonemployer establishments, 2007

    6,975

    Manufacturers shipments, 2002 ($1000)

    2,112,403

    Retail sales, 2002 ($1000)

    1,082,162

    Retail sales per capita, 2002

    $12,988

    Minority-owned firms, percent of total, 1997

    3.7%

    Women-owned firms, percent of total, 2002

    24.3%

    Building permits, 2008

    119

    Federal spending, 2008 ($1000)

    603,232

    Source: US Census

    Marshall County Social QuickFacts

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    Subject

    Number

    Percent

    SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

     

     

    Population 3 years and over enrolled in school

    18,171

    100

    Nursery school, preschool

    1,174

    6.5

    Kindergarten

    1,408

    7.7

    Elementary school (grades 1-8)

    9,169

    50.5

    High school (grades 9-12)

    3,979

    21.9

    College or graduate school

    2,441

    13.4

    EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

     

     

    Population 25 years and over

    54,961

    100

    Less than 9th grade

    6,492

    11.8

    9th to 12th grade, no diploma

    10,353

    18.8

    High school graduate (includes equivalency)

    16,758

    30.5

    Some college, no degree

    10,638

    19.4

    Associate degree

    3,081

    5.6

    Bachelor's degree

    4,997

    9.1

    Graduate or professional degree

    2,642

    4.8

    Percent high school graduate or higher

    69.4

    (X)

    Percent bachelor's degree or higher

    13.9

    (X)

    MARITAL STATUS

     

     

    Population 15 years and over

    65,338

    100

    Never married

    10,617

    16.2

    Now married, except separated

    41,340

    63.3

    Separated

    1,048

    1.6

    Widowed

    5,161

    7.9

    Female

    4,220

    6.5

    Divorced

    7,172

    11

    Female

    3,812

    5.8

    GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS

     

     

    Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years

    1,390

    100

    Grandparent responsible for grandchildren

    894

    64.3

    VETERAN STATUS

     

     

    Civilian population 18 years and over

    61,762

    100

    Civilian veterans

    8,304

    13.4

    DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION

     

     

    Population 5 to 20 years

    17,799

    100

    With a disability

    1,421

    8

    Population 21 to 64 years

    46,892

    100

    With a disability

    9,994

    21.3

    Percent employed

    49.1

    (X)

    No disability

    36,898

    78.7

    Percent employed

    75.4

    (X)

    Population 65 years and over

    11,148

    100

    With a disability

    5,670

    50.9

    RESIDENCE IN 1995

     

     

    Population 5 years and over

    76,750

    100

    Same house in 1995

    43,130

    56.2

    Different house in the U.S. in 1995

    32,130

    41.9

    Same county

    19,675

    25.6

    Different county

    12,455

    16.2

    Same state

    7,664

    10

    Different state

    4,791

    6.2

    Elsewhere in 1995

    1,490

    1.9

    NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH

     

     

    Total population

    82,231

    100

    Native

    78,919

    96

    Born in United States

    78,538

    95.5

    State of residence

    61,413

    74.7

    Different state

    17,125

    20.8

    Born outside United States

    381

    0.5

    Foreign born

    3,312

    4

    Entered 1990 to March 2000

    2,463

    3

    Naturalized citizen

    692

    0.8

    Not a citizen

    2,620

    3.2

    REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN

     

     

    Total (excluding born at sea)

    3,312

    100

    Europe

    178

    5.4

    Asia

    224

    6.8

    Africa

    0

    0

    Oceania

    0

    0

    Latin America

    2,866

    86.5

    Northern America

    44

    1.3

    LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

     

     

    Population 5 years and over

    76,750

    100

    English only

    72,298

    94.2

    Language other than English

    4,452

    5.8

    Speak English less than 'very well

    2,826

    3.7

    Spanish

    3,787

    4.9

    Speak English less than "very well"

    2,593

    3.4

    Other Indo-European languages

    481

    0.6

    Speak English less than "very well"

    130

    0.2

    Asian and Pacific Island languages

    132

    0.2

    Speak English less than "very well"

    73

    0.1

    ANCESTRY (single or multiple)

     

     

    Total population

    82,231

    100

    Total ancestries reported

    63,393

    77.1

    Arab

    6

    0

    Czech1

    76

    0.1

    Danish

    147

    0.2

    Dutch

    1,121

    1.4

    English

    8,356

    10.2

    French (except Basque)1

    1,296

    1.6

    French Canadian1

    151

    0.2

    German

    5,203

    6.3

    Greek

    115

    0.1

    Hungarian

    55

    0.1

    Irish1

    9,219

    11.2

    Italian

    792

    1

    Lithuanian

    8

    0

    Norwegian

    246

    0.3

    Polish

    368

    0.4

    Portuguese

    9

    0

    Russian

    64

    0.1

    Scotch-Irish

    1,344

    1.6

    Scottish

    1,397

    1.7

    Slovak

    30

    0

    Subsaharan African

    17

    0

    Swedish

    182

    0.2

    Swiss

    103

    0.1

    Ukrainian

    46

    0.1

    United States or American

    18,367

    22.3

    Welsh

    240

    0.3

    West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)

    27

    0

    Other ancestries

    14,408

    17.5

    Source: US Census

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