Florence, AL Demographic Data

Florence, AL Summary

Florence is located in Lauderdale County in Alabama
  • Population: 39,388
  • Area: 26.20 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 26.00 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 0.20 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 1,503.41 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 604.33 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Florence, AL Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
21,540
54%
50.8
Male
18,315
46%
49.2
Total Population
39,855
 
321,419,000

Florence, AL Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
2,255
5.7% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
1,962
4.9% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
2,095
5.3% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
3,018
7.6% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
4,821
12.1% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
5,022
12.6% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
3,977
10.0% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
4,436
11.1% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
2,500
6.3% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
2,574
6.5% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
3,646
9.1% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
2,485
6.2% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
1,064
2.7% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
32,212
80.8%
77.1
Female
17,710
55.0%
51.4
Male
14,502
45.0%
48.6
21 Years and over
29,169
73.2%
72.9
62 Years and over
8,495
21.3%
18.3
65 Years and over
7,195
18.1%
14.9
Female
4,413
61.3%
55.9
Male
2,782
38.7%
44.1
Median Age (years)
37
NR
NR

Florence, AL Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
39,019
97.9% 
96.9
White
30,730
77.1% 
73.1
Black or African American
7,618
19.1% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
175
0.4% 
0.8
Asian
327
0.8% 
5.4
Asian Indian
31
0.1% 
1.2
Chinese
64
0.2% 
1.3
Filipino
78
0.2% 
0.9
Japanese
0
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
52
0.1% 
0.5
Vietnamese
0
0.0% 
0.5
Other Asian
102
0.3% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
9
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
0
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
9
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
160
0.4% 
4.8
Two or More Races
836
2.1% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
1,112
2.8% 
17.6
Mexican
961
2.4% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
48
0.1% 
1.7
Cuban
24
0.1% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
79
0.2% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
38,743
97.2% 
82.4

Florence, AL Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
1,300
5.1% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
2,701
10.5% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
7,349
28.6% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
6,202
24.1% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
1,197
4.7% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
4,136
16.1% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
2,819
11.0% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
4,001
15.6%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
21,703
84.5%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
6,955
27.1%
30.6

Florence, AL Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
11,327
33.8%
33.5%
Now Married
14,075
42.0%
47.5
Divorced
4,534
13.5%
11.0%
Separated
688
2.1%
2.1
Widowed
2,919
8.7
5.8%

Florence, AL Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
36,172
96.2%
78.5%
Languages other than english
1,428
3.8%
21.5%
Spanish
981
2.6%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
276
0.7%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
83
0.2%
3.5%
Other Languages
88
0.2%
1.0%

Florence, AL Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
2,580
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
1,490
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
2,673
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
1,882
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
2,551
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
3,034
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
1,530
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
1,070
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
491
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
267
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
35,731
 
55,775
Per capita income
22,582
 
29,979

Florence, AL Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
113
0.7%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
2,078
12.4%
9.8
Construction
810
4.8%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
3,993
23.9%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
734
4.4%
6.5
Information
222
1.3%
2.1
Manufacturing
2,021
12.1%
10.3
Other services except public administration
946
5.7%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
888
5.3%
11.3
Public administration
609
3.6%
4.6
Retail trade
2,675
16.0%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
922
5.5%
5.1
Wholesale trade
709
4.2%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
1,161
6.9%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
5,072
30.3%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
2,279
13.6%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
4,454
26.6%
23.6%
Service occupations
3,754
22.5%
18.0%

Florence, AL Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
16,469
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
13,807
83.8%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
1,350
8.2%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
56
0.3%
5.2
Walked
480
2.9%
2.8
Other means
250
1.5%
1.8
Worked at home
526
3.2%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
18.0
 
26.0

Florence, AL Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
1,713
9.8%
8.9
1 vehicles
6,909
39.3%
33.5
2 vehicles
5,922
33.7%
37.2
3 or more
3,024
17.2%
20.3

Florence, AL Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
17,568
87.5%
87.7
Owner Occupied
9,932
56.5%
63.0
Renter Occupied
7,636
43.5%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
2,507
12.5%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
3
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
10
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0

Florence, AL Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
20,075
1 room
179
0.9%
2.3
2 rooms
289
1.4%
2.5
3 rooms
1,807
9.0%
9.0
4 rooms
4,085
20.3%
16.6
5 rooms
3,459
17.2%
20.0
6 rooms
3,388
16.9%
17.9
7 rooms
2,762
13.8%
12.1
8 rooms
1,920
9.6%
8.5
9 rooms or more
2,186
10.9%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 

Florence, AL Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
20,075
 
 
1-unit, detached
13,625
67.9%
61.4
1-unit, attached
244
1.2%
5.8
2-units
622
3.1%
3.7
3 or 4 units
1,454
7.2%
4.5
5 to 9 units
2,020
10.1%
4.8
10 to 19 units
818
4.1%
4.6
20 or more units
833
4.1%
8.8
Mobile home
417
2.1%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
42
0.2%
0.1

Florence, AL Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
1,202
6.0%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
1,325
6.6%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
3,727
18.6%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
3,140
15.6%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
3,879
19.3%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
2,448
12.2%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
2,163
10.8%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
1,776
8.8%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
365
1.8%
2.5%
2014 or later
50
0.2%
0.5%

Florence, AL Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
5,777
32.9%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
261
1.5%
4.7
Electricity
11,364
64.7%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
4
0.0%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
67
0.4%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
0
0.0%
0.5
No fuel used
95
0.5%
1.2

Florence, AL Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
5,388
 
47140700.0
$3,000 or more
26
0.5%
9.9%
$2,500 to $2,999
120
2.2%
6.8%
$2,000 to $2,499
164
3.0%
11.8%
Less than $500
267
5.0%
1.5%
$1,500 to 1,999
723
13.4%
20.3%
$1,000 to 1,499
1,711
31.8%
29.2%
$500 to $999
2,377
44.1%
20.5%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
2,294
42.8%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
1,119
20.9%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
356
6.6%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
407
7.6%
7.3%
35.0% or more
1,180
22.0%
22.3%
Not Computed
32
NR
NR

Florence, AL Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
7,009 
 
41,410,200 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.7%
$2,000 to $2,499
0
0.0%
4.1%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.5%
$1,500 to $1,999
14
0.2%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
356
5.1%
27.9%
Less than $500
2,349
33.5%
11.0%
$500 to $999
4,290
61.2%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
627
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
571
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
945
14.0%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
875
13.0%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
676
10.0%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
716
10.6%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
617
9.2%
9.2%
35.0% or more
2,914
43.2%
41.4%
Not Computed
893
NR
NR

Florence, AL Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
9,932
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
1,175
11.8%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
2,724
27.4%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
2,196
22.1%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
1,728
17.4%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
1,285
12.9%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
673
6.8%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
125
1.3%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
26
0.3%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
125,300
 
194,500
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