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Tuscaloosa County, Alabama (AL)


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County population in 2012: 198,596 (74% urban, 26% rural); it was 164,875 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 31,320
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 14,339
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 40,958
Renter-occupied apartments: 30,482 (it was 23,559 in 2000)
% of renters here:

37%
State:

30%

Land area: 1324 sq. mi.
Water area: 26.9 sq. mi.
Population density: 149 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Tuscaloosa County: 88.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: .

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 75%
  • Government: 20%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 4%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama:


Median resident age:  31.0 years
Alabama median age:  37.0 years

Males: 94,400  (40.8%)
Females: 100,256  (59.2%)

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Tuscaloosa County,AL real estate house value trend



Average household size:
Tuscaloosa County:

2.0 people
Alabama:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2009: $41,743 ($34,436 in 1999)
This county:

$41743
Alabama:

$40489

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $528 (lower quartile is $414, upper quartile is $672)
This county:

$528
State:

$468


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $148,000 (it was $95,400 in 2000)
Tuscaloosa County:

$148,000
Alabama:

$119,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $86,900 - $205,700

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $190,066
Here:

$190,066
State:

$173,288

Townhouses or other attached units: $190,250
Here:

$190,250
State:

$141,507

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $256,691
Here:

$256,691
State:

$189,471

Mobile homes: $65,255
Here:

$65,255
State:

$39,336
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,171
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $363

Institutionalized population: 1,605

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Tuscaloosa County, AL map from a distance

Health of residents in Tuscaloosa County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2009:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.2. This is significantly worse than average.
68.3% of residents exercised in the past month. This is less than average.
39.3% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is less than average.
97.9% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
61.3% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is less than average.
Average weight of males is 208 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 167 pounds. This is more than average.


Single-family new house construction building permits:

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $431 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $338 (0.2%)


Tuscaloosa County household income distribution in 2009 Tuscaloosa County home values distribution


Tuscaloosa County contract rent distribution in 2009

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 20.3%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.8% for Black residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 20.3%
Tuscaloosa County:

20.3%
Alabama:

17.5%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.8% for Black residents)

Median age of residents in 2010: 31 years old
(Males: 29 years old, Females: 32 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 33 years old, Black residents: 29 years old, American Indian residents: 34 years old, Asian residents: 26 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23 years old, Other race residents: 24 years old)

Area name: Tuscaloosa, AL MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Tuscaloosa County is $452 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $586 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $753 a month.

Cities in this county include: Tuscaloosa, Northport, Holt, Brookwood, Lake View, Coaling, Coker, Vance, Abernant, Big Sandy-Duncanville.

Tuscaloosa County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

2005 air pollution in Tuscaloosa County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.090 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.074 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 13.9 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour: 31 µg/m3(standard limit: 35 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.


Local government website: www.tuscco.com

Click to draw/clear Tuscaloosa County borders

Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Tuscaloosa County: Bobo Farms (A), Gilliam Farms (B), Leavelle Farms (C), The Links At Tuscaloosa (D), Butterfield Catfish Farm (E), Sullivan Jersey Farm (F), Jackson Sod Farm (G), Pembroke Farms (H), Ladybug Farm (I), Rockcastle (J), Northside Stadium (K), McPherson Landing (L), Camp Horne (M), Camp Cherry Austin (N), Yellow Creek Camp (O), Willifords Landing (P), Williams Camp (Q), Upper Ophelia Landing (R), R H Fosters Landing (S), Hulls Landing (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Shops of Lake Tuscaloosa Shopping Center (1), Cottondale Plaza Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Tuscaloosa County include: Mount Herman Church (A), Mount Nebo Baptist Church (B), Mount Olive Church (C), Mount Pleasant Church (D), Mount Zion Church (E), Prudes Creek Missionary Baptist Church (F), Popular Spring Christian Methodist Episcopal Church (G), Poplar Springs Church (H), Piney Grove Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: McGee Cemetery (1), Sterling Cemetery (2), Hendrix Cemetery (3), Popular Spring Cemetery (4), Edmondson Cemetery (5), Pool Cemetery (6), Cooper Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Reno Lake (A), Lake Judson (B), Hull Lake (C), Giles Lake (D), Grindle Pond (E), Snag Lake (F), Touson Lake (G), Cypress Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Tilly Branch (A), Tierce Creek (B), Thomas Branch (C), Texas Creek (D), Suck Creek (E), Steep Creek (F), Springer Slough (G), Spencer Branch (H), Slaughter Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Tuscaloosa County include: Deerlick Creek Public Use Area (1), Daniel Creek Public Use Area (2), Holt Damsite-Left Bank Public Use Area (3), Holt Damsite-Right Bank Public Use Area (4), Blue Creek Public Use Area (5), Big Indian Creek Public Use Area (6), Frank Butler Civitan Park (7), Damsite Left Bank Recreation Area (8), Holiday Beach (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Neighboring counties: Bibb County , Fayette County , Greene County , Hale County , Jefferson County , Pickens County , Walker County .

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)


Current college students: 21,141
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 78.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 24.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 3,459 (32% naturalized citizens)

Tuscaloosa County:

2.1%
Whole state:

2.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population


Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 89.1%

Tuscaloosa County marital status for males
Tuscaloosa County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Tuscaloosa County with a mortgage: 21,329 (2,092 second mortgage, 2,917 home equity loan, 34 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 9,461

Here:

69.3% with mortgage
State:

64.0% with mortgage



Religion statistics:

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.83%
Here50.8%
USA50.2%
Total adherents: 83,805
Total congregations: 221

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchChurches of ChristAssemblies of God
Adherents50,165 (59.9%)10,744 (12.8%)3,550 (4.2%)2,472 (2.9%)2,292 (2.7%)
Congregations103 (46.6%)35 (15.8%)3 (1.4%)7 (3.2%)7 (3.2%)
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Episcopal ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentOther
Adherents2,185 (2.6%)2,059 (2.5%)1,470 (1.8%)1,400 (1.7%)7,468 (8.9%)
Congregations6 (2.7%)3 (1.4%)7 (3.2%)2 (0.9%)48 (21.7%)
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Religions in Tuscaloosa County - Tuscaloosa, Northport, Holt, Brookwood, Lake View

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 36
This county:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Tuscaloosa County:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
Tuscaloosa County:

0.56 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 101
This county:

5.70 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 97
Tuscaloosa County:

5.47 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.7%
Alabama:

11.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Here:

32.2%
Alabama:

31.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Tuscaloosa County:

10.8%
State:

13.5%


Agriculture in Tuscaloosa County:

Average size of farms: 188 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $37,501
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $297.37
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 15.83%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 69.62%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $32,854
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 20.35%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 6.53%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $41,327
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.77%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 9.27
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 2.98%
Corn for grain: 2911 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 541 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 4853 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1627 harvested acres
Vegetables: 65 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 113 acres

Tornado activity:

Tuscaloosa County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 3.3 times above overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 45 fatalities and 492 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/8/1998, a category 5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado killed 32 people and injured 259 people and caused $200 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tuscaloosa County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alabama state average. It is 55% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 18.9 miles away from the county center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 38.4 miles away from the county center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 47.4 miles away from the county center
On 12/12/1997 at 08:42:20, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 19.9 miles away from Tuscaloosa County center
On 11/28/1999 at 11:00:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 19.5 miles away from the county center
On 8/19/2004 at 23:51:49, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 31.5 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Tuscaloosa County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers


Most common industries in 2009 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (-0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (-0%)
  • Construction (-0%)
  • Food (-0%)
  • Beverage and tobacco products (-0%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (-0%)
  • Apparel (-0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (-0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (-0%)
  • Construction (-0%)
  • Food (-0%)
  • Beverage and tobacco products (-0%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (-0%)
  • Apparel (-0%)
Most common occupations in 2009 (%)
Males Females
  • Top executives (-0%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (-0%)
  • Financial managers (-0%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (-0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (-0%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (-0%)
  • Business operations specialists (-0%)
  • Top executives (-0%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (-0%)
  • Financial managers (-0%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (-0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (-0%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (-0%)
  • Business operations specialists (-0%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):




Most common first ancestries reported in Tuscaloosa County (%):





Tuscaloosa County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 61,537 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 7,799 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 115 (0%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 46 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 9 (0%)
  • Taxi: 187 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 22 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 133 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,629 (2%)
  • Other means: 334 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 1,481 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama in 2000:

People in group quarters in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama in 2010:


Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2005 was $51,999.

7.18% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,475 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.18%
Alabama average:

6.81%


0.50% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,005 average AGI)
Tuscaloosa County:

0.50%
Alabama average:

0.14%

3.97% relocated from other counties in Alabama ($18,569 average AGI)
2.71% relocated from other states ($13,901 average AGI)
Tuscaloosa County:

2.71%
Alabama average:

3.11%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Jefferson County, AL  0.86% ($39,158 average AGI)
from Hale County, AL  0.32% ($26,899)
from Pickens County, AL  0.25% ($27,973)
from Fayette County, AL  0.19% ($37,593)
from Shelby County, AL  0.19% ($46,209)
from Bibb County, AL  0.18% ($29,302)
from Greene County, AL  0.17% ($29,900)


5.88% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,928 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.88%
Alabama average:

6.16%


0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,045 average AGI)
Tuscaloosa County:

0.07%
Alabama average:

0.06%

3.29% relocated to other counties in Alabama ($19,663 average AGI)
2.52% relocated to other states ($16,220 average AGI)
Tuscaloosa County:

2.52%
Alabama average:

2.51%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Jefferson County, AL  0.95% ($35,105 average AGI)
to Hale County, AL  0.25% ($37,938)
to Shelby County, AL  0.24% ($45,353)
to Pickens County, AL  0.22% ($31,944)
to Bibb County, AL  0.15% ($37,372)
to Madison County, AL  0.13% ($30,069)
to Montgomery County, AL  0.12% ($29,408)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.4

Births per 1000 population in Tuscaloosa County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Tuscaloosa County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 12.2

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Tuscaloosa County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 23,273 (17,734 aged, 5,539 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 82.8. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

 

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 54.9
  • Other - 27.9

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 112.4. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

 

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 87.9
  • Other - 24.5

Household type by relationship:

Households: 184,233

Size of family households: 19,973 2-persons, 11,466 3-persons, 8,925 4-persons, 3,842 5-persons, 1,299 6-persons, 799 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 22,224 1-person, 5,285 2-persons, 1,402 3-persons, 734 4-persons, 131 5-persons, 30 6-persons, 31 7-or-more-persons.

95.6% of residents of Tuscaloosa County speak English at home.
2.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (64% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (71% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (48% speak English very well, 40% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (40% speak English very well, 35% speak English well, 25% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $1,007,121,000 ($6027 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $85,347,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $398,825,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $216,495,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $4,747,000
Federal grants: $194,079,000
Federal procurement contracts: $105,166,000 ($46,588,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $87,809,000 ($17,868,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $184,878,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $97,745,000
Federal Government insurance: $85,731,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 11,839
Here:

70 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 7,925
Here:

47 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +1,316
Here:

+8 per 1000 residents
State:

+6 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,019
Here -6 per 1000 residents
State +2 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Tuscaloosa County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 26.57 millions of gallons per day (13% from ground, 87% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.3

Year house built

Rooms in houses/apartments in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 33
  • 2 rooms: 337
  • 3 rooms: 1,069
  • 4 rooms: 3,311
  • 5 rooms: 10,044
  • 6 rooms: 10,382
  • 7 rooms: 6,991
  • 8 rooms: 4,537
  • 9+ rooms: 4,254
  • 1 room: 671
  • 2 rooms: 2,219
  • 3 rooms: 4,696
  • 4 rooms: 6,849
  • 5 rooms: 5,311
  • 6 rooms: 2,320
  • 7 rooms: 922
  • 8 rooms: 393
  • 9+ rooms: 178
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 57
  • 1 bedroom: 813
  • 2 bedrooms: 6,840
  • 3 bedrooms: 23,703
  • 4 bedrooms: 7,937
  • 5+ bedrooms: 1,608
  • no bedroom: 777
  • 1 bedroom: 6,298
  • 2 bedrooms: 10,304
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,241
  • 4 bedrooms: 764
  • 5+ bedrooms: 175
Cars and other vehicles available in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 1,653
  • 1 vehicle: 10,270
  • 2 vehicles: 17,490
  • 3 vehicles: 8,146
  • 4 vehicles: 2,482
  • 5+ vehicles: 917
  • no vehicle: 3,752
  • 1 vehicle: 11,998
  • 2 vehicles: 6,093
  • 3 vehicles: 1,362
  • 4 vehicles: 266
  • 5+ vehicles: 88

52% of Tuscaloosa County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 59% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 62% lived in Alabama.

Tuscaloosa County:

51.9%
State average:

58.1%


Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $79,700


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Tuscaloosa County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (45.9%)
  • Electricity (44.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8.4%)
  • Wood (1.0%)
  • Electricity (64.4%)
  • Utility gas (30.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.0%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,621
Here:

9.3%
Alabama:

10.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 862
Here:

9.9%
Alabama:

10.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,722
Here:

9.4%
Alabama:

14.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


Expenditure Revenue Debt

Tuscaloosa County government finances - Expenditure in 2004:


Tuscaloosa County government finances - Revenue in 2004:


Tuscaloosa County government finances - Debt in 2004:


Tuscaloosa County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004:


Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:



Tuscaloosa County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1991
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Tuscaloosa County Fatal accident statistics for 1992 - 2009
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 45 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED945$134,112882$151,6893,663$166,613137$57,13120$2,176,200632$146,092151$45,298
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED35$138,28635$154,943224$159,34817$57,7650$013$93,92332$64,188
APPLICATIONS DENIED96$133,542158$110,3671,121$148,499133$39,3832$44,50098$103,418120$55,367
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN69$143,76883$167,855871$162,29725$94,4001$3,500,00057$139,03520$74,100
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS20$156,65022$146,364220$171,36416$80,0000$09$133,1118$76,250
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 40 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED140$205,907167$195,4736$150,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED37$185,78454$210,1306$104,667
APPLICATIONS DENIED17$204,11826$221,6150$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$198,0008$212,2500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$211,5008$221,6251$171,000
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Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value


Most common first names in Tuscaloosa County, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1,31571.6 years
Mary1,03278.2 years
William91872.5 years
John84273.8 years
Willie55171.8 years
Robert53270.6 years
Annie42778.5 years
George38074.5 years
Charles36370.7 years
Thomas29872.9 years
Most common last names in Tuscaloosa County, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith46975.4 years
Jones44074.6 years
Brown39174.2 years
Williams38071.8 years
Johnson33073.5 years
Davis28674.5 years
Wilson24975.5 years
Thomas23971.8 years
White19971.7 years
Taylor19974.8 years
Businesses in Tuscaloosa County, AL
NameCountNameCount
AMF Bowling1Maurices1
AT&T8McDonald's12
Aeropostale1Men's Wearhouse1
American Eagle Outfitters1Microtel2
Ann Taylor1Motel 61
Applebee's2Motherhood Maternity1
Arby's5New Balance5
Ashley Furniture1New York & Co1
AutoZone3Nike22
BMW1Office Depot2
Bath & Body Works1OfficeMax1
Best Western2Old Navy1
Blockbuster1Olive Garden1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Outback1
Burger King5Outback Steakhouse1
CVS8Panera Bread1
Catherines1Papa John's Pizza3
Charlotte Russe1Payless3
Chick-Fil-A4Penske1
Chico's1Pier 1 Imports1
Chipotle1Pizza Hut6
Chuck E. Cheese's1Popeyes1
Church's Chicken2Publix Super Markets4
Cinnabon 1Quality1
Cold Stone Creamery1Quiznos1
Coldwater Creek1RadioShack2
Comfort Inn1Ramada1
Comfort Suites1Red Lobster1
Cracker Barrel1Rite Aid8
Curves2Ruby Tuesday2
Dairy Queen2Rue211
Days Inn1Ryan's Grill1
Dennys1SAS Shoes1
Domino's Pizza4SONIC Drive-In5
Econo Lodge2Sam's Club1
Express1Sears4
FedEx17Shoe Carnival1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Sleep Inn1
Foot Locker1Soma Intimates1
GNC2Spencer Gifts1
GameStop3Sprint Nextel1
Gap1Starbucks2
Gymboree1Subway15
H&R Block8Super 81
Hardee's6T-Mobile5
Havertys Furniture1T.J.Maxx1
Hobby Lobby1Taco Bell4
Holiday Inn2Talbots1
Home Depot1Target1
Howard Johnson1The Athlete's Foot2
JCPenney1The Limited1
Jimmy John's2The Room Place1
JoS. A. Bank1Toys"R"Us1
Jones New York3U-Haul6
Journeys1UPS32
KFC5Vans1
Kmart2Verizon Wireless1
La Quinta1Victoria's Secret1
La-Z-Boy3Waffle House4
Lane Bryant1Walgreens3
Lane Furniture7Walmart2
LensCrafters1Wet Seal1
Little Caesars Pizza2Wingate1
Long John Silver's1World Gym1
Lowe's2YMCA3
Marriott1
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