Alabama

Alabama

State in United States


Alabama has a land area of 50,633.2 square miles and a water area of 1,773.0 square miles. It is the 28th largest state by area. Alabama is bordered by Florida, Georgia, Tennessee, and Mississippi.

Population and People

  • Total Population

    5,039,877
    InformationData from Census Bureau
  • Average Age

    39.8 Year
    InformationData from Census Bureau
  • Senior Population (65 years and older)

    885,809
    InformationData from Census Bureau
  • Veterans

    8.1%
    InformationData from Census Bureau

Income and Poverty

  • Median Household Income

    $79,298
    InformationData from Census Bureau
  • Poverty

    25.9%
    InformationData from Census Bureau

Employment and Labor Force

  • Total Eligible Employment Population

    4,025,864
    InformationData from Census Bureau
  • Unemployed

    3.1%
    InformationData from Census Bureau

Housing

  • Housing Units

    1,967,559
    InformationData from Census Bureau
  • Median Gross Rent (in dollars)

    $861
    InformationData from Census Bureau
  • Gross Rent vs Percentage of Household Income: Less Than 30% Household Income

    56.6%
    InformationData from Census Bureau
  • Gross Rent vs Percentage of Household Income: 30% or More of Household Income

    43.4%
    InformationData from Census Bureau
  • Median Home Price (in dollars)

    $172,800
    InformationData from Census Bureau
  • Renter Rate

    589,627
    InformationData from Census Bureau
  • Homeownership Rate

    1,377,932
    InformationData from Census Bureau

Health

  • Disabled

    16.3%
    InformationData from Census Bureau

The Department of Housing and Urban Development is on its mission to provide decent and affordable housing to Americans with low-income. Within the United States there are 10 different geographical regions that HUD has been divided into. Depending on where your state is located you would be zoned to one of these Regional Offices. To find your Regional office: Affordable Housing411 Regional Office Page.

Within these Regional Offices zones there are 54 different Field Offices. Again, depending on your location you will be zoned to a particular Field Office. To Find Your Field Office visit: Affordable Housing411 Field Offices Page.

Lastly locally there are almost 4,000 Local Housing Authorities Offices. To find your local office visit: Affordable Housing411 Public Housing Authority Page

Each State or area can have different income limits and eligibility requirements. We recommend you contact your local housing authority for specific income guidelines.

The State of Alabama is located in Atlanta Regional Office. Within Alabama there are . Throughout Alabama there are 144 Public Housing Authority Offices.

We at Affordable Housing 411, have gathered all the contact information for all of HUD’s Offices. We want to be an advocate for those in need of affordable housing.

FIELD OFFICES HUD: ALABAMA

REGIONAL OFFICE HUD: ALABAMA

TANF OFFICE HUD: ALABAMA

LIHEAP OFFICE HUD: ALABAMA

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Population by Age Range in Alabama

Age and Sex

39.8 +/- 0.2

Median Age in Alabama

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Age and Sex

39.8 +/- 0.2
Median Age in Alabama
38.8 +/- 0.1
Median Age in United States

Population by Age Range in Alabama

Chart Survey/Program: 2022 ACS 5-Year Estimates Data Profiles

Older Population by Age Range in Alabama

Older Population

17.60 +/- 0.1

65 Years and Older in Alabama

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Older Population

17.60 +/- 0.1
65 Years and Older in Alabama
16.8 +/- 0.1
65 Years and Older in United States

Older Population by Age in Alabama

Chart Survey/Program: 2022 ACS 5-Year Estimates Data Profiles

Veterans in Alabama

Veterans

8.10 +/- 0.3

Veterans in Alabama

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Veterans

8.10 +/- 0.3
Veterans in Alabama
6.4 +/- 0.1
Veterans in United States

Veterans in Alabama

Chart Survey/Program: 2022 ACS 5-Year Estimates Data Profiles

Median Household Income in Alabama

Median Household Income

$53,913 +/- $781

Median Household Income in Alabama

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Median Household Income

$53,913 +/- $781
Median Household Income in Alabama
$69,717 +/- $134
Median Household Income in United States

Median Household Income in Alabama

Chart Survey/Program: 2022 ACS 5-Year Estimates Data Profiles

Poverty in Alabama

Poverty

16.10 +/- 0.5

Poverty in Alabama

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Poverty

16.10 +/- 0.5
Poverty in Alabama
12.8 +/- 0.1
Poverty in United States

Poverty in Alabama

Chart Survey/Program: 2022 ACS 5-Year Estimates Data Profiles

Educational Attainment in Alabama

Educational Attainment

27.40 +/- 0.5

Educational Attainment in Alabama

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Educational Attainment

27.40 +/- 0.5
Bachelor's Degree or Higher in Alabama
35.0 +/- 0.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher in United States

Educational Attainment in Alabama

Chart Survey/Program: 2022 ACS 5-Year Estimates Data Profiles

Employment and Labor Force Status in Alabama

Employment rate

54.10% +/- 0.4%

Employment rate in Alabama

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Employment rate

54.10% +/- 0.4%
Employment rate in Alabama
58.6% +/- 0.1%
Employment rate in United States

HUD MAILING LISTS: ALABAMA

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Alabama HUD Field Office Alabama HUD Field Office updates, training opportunities and happenings.

HUD Multifamily Housing Updates for the Southeast Region To self-register to receive updates and announcements for the Multifamily Housing Southeast region, enter your e-mail address, select the Southeast Region subscription topic, then select the specific state(s) you would like to subscribe to.

The purpose of the distribution list is to provide an efficient way for property owners, management companies, sponsors, developers, and other interested parties to stay informed.

Region IV Environmental Team Mailing List This list is intended to inform persons with environmental review responsibilities of training announcements, regulatory updates and policy announcements regarding completion of environmental reviews pursuant to NEPA as implemented by HUD regulations. Mailings that do not address national matters, will focus primarily on items specific to HUD Region IV.

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Last Updated: August 23, 2023