Madison County, AL

Current Temperature ° Population 343,080

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 8.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 50%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 41.3%

Registered Offenders

19.26% Lower than national avg.
  • 436 offenders in Madison County
  • 12.71 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $272,000
  • Median Sales Price: $155,900
  • Foreclosures: 185
  • Homes For Sale: 420
  • Homes For Rent: 32

Environmental Hazards

613 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 53
  • Superfunds: 41
  • Tanks & Spills: 518

Unemployment

Moderate 3.7%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 4.3%
  • National unemployment average: 4.2%

Schools view all

82 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 82 K-12 public schools in Madison County, AL and 41 private schools. Homefacts rates Madison County's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.

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Crime view details

436 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$272,000 compared to August 2016
Median Sales Price
$155,900 compared to August 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    10.1%
  • Rented
    30.1%
  • Owned
    59.7%

420 Homes For Sale View All

$650,000
2908 Green Mountain Road
Huntsville, AL 35803
4 Beds | 4 Baths
$425,000
1275 Castlegate Blvd
Huntsville, AL 35802
4 Beds | 4 Baths
$195,000
1006 Scarlet Woods
Huntsville, AL 35806
2 Beds | 3 Baths
$427,000
120 Sage Oak Lane
Madison, AL 35758
5 Beds | 5 Baths

185 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$14,000
Guava
Huntsville, AL 35810
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$50,000
Oleander
Huntsville, AL 35805
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$32,762
Matic
Huntsville, AL 35810
-- Beds | 2 Baths
$17,000
Creighton
Huntsville, AL 35810
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

2,677 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Madison County, AL issued 2,677 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 2,677 permits, 1700 were issued for single family homes and 977 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Madison County, AL issued 2,127 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 2,127 permits, 1821 were issued for single family homes and 306 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

32 Rental Properties View All

$1,700
162 Lansdowne Drive
Madison, AL 35756
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,000
1089 Burwell Road
Harvest, AL 35749
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,000
1089 Burwell Road
Harvest, AL 35749
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,695
5049 Chancel Drive Se
Huntsville, AL 35801
2 Beds | 3 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Madison County, AL
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $541
  • 1 Bedroom: $620
  • 2 Bedrooms: $746
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,014
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,314

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Environmental Hazards

613 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Madison County, AL
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Madison County, AL
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Madison County, AL
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Madison County, AL has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Madison County, AL is a red zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.84 Average
    Madison County, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 42.58°
  • February 45.17°
  • March 53.83°
  • April 62.87°
  • May 70.93°
  • June 79.91°
  • July 80.93°
  • August 81.1°
  • September 73.78°
  • October 61.97°
  • November 51.73°
  • December 44.15°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Madison County, AL

Earthquakes
Madison County, AL has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Madison County, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Madison County, AL has a very high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Madison County, AL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Madison County, AL: $58,636

Unemployment

Unemployment in Madison County is 3.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.3% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 30.83%
White Collar - 69.17%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

Neighborhood Info

170 FCC Towers view all

2 Hospitals view all

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