Arab, AL Demographic Data

Arab, AL Summary

Arab is located in Marshall County in Alabama
  • Population: 8,119
  • Area: 13.12 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 12.98 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 0.13 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 619.01 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 1,057.09 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Arab, AL Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
4,363
53%
50.8
Male
3,919
47%
49.2
Total Population
8,282
 
321,419,000

Arab, AL Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
426
5.1% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
458
5.5% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
566
6.8% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
638
7.7% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
589
7.1% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
778
9.4% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
947
11.4% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
1,268
15.3% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
527
6.4% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
498
6.0% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
850
10.3% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
553
6.7% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
184
2.2% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
6,430
77.6%
77.1
Female
3,516
54.7%
51.4
Male
2,914
45.3%
48.6
21 Years and over
6,107
73.7%
72.9
62 Years and over
1,847
22.3%
18.3
65 Years and over
1,587
19.2%
14.9
Female
978
61.6%
55.9
Male
609
38.4%
44.1
Median Age (years)
42
NR
NR

Arab, AL Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
8,178
98.7% 
96.9
White
7,952
96.0% 
73.1
Black or African American
41
0.5% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
31
0.4% 
0.8
Asian
110
1.3% 
5.4
Asian Indian
16
0.2% 
1.2
Chinese
17
0.2% 
1.3
Filipino
14
0.2% 
0.9
Japanese
3
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
6
0.1% 
0.5
Vietnamese
52
0.6% 
0.5
Other Asian
2
0.0% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
2
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
0
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
2
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
42
0.5% 
4.8
Two or More Races
104
1.3% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
185
2.2% 
17.6
Mexican
169
2.0% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
4
0.0% 
1.7
Cuban
3
0.0% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
9
0.1% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
8,097
97.8% 
82.4

Arab, AL Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
251
4.5% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
445
7.9% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
1,706
30.4% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
1,384
24.7% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
530
9.5% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
841
15.0% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
448
8.0% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
696
12.4%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
4,909
87.6%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
1,289
23.0%
30.6

Arab, AL Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
1,599
23.4%
33.5%
Now Married
3,460
50.6%
47.5
Divorced
1,034
15.1%
11.0%
Separated
176
2.6%
2.1
Widowed
563
8.2
5.8%

Arab, AL Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
7,605
96.8%
78.5%
Languages other than english
251
3.2%
21.5%
Spanish
141
1.8%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
53
0.7%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
55
0.7%
3.5%
Other Languages
2
0.0%
1.0%

Arab, AL Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
315
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
245
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
432
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
446
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
446
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
528
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
383
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
302
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
123
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
76
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
40,292
 
55,775
Per capita income
24,221
 
29,979

Arab, AL Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
62
1.8%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
270
8.0%
9.8
Construction
147
4.4%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
684
20.3%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
222
6.6%
6.5
Information
75
2.2%
2.1
Manufacturing
522
15.5%
10.3
Other services except public administration
150
4.5%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
295
8.8%
11.3
Public administration
248
7.4%
4.6
Retail trade
482
14.3%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
120
3.6%
5.1
Wholesale trade
90
2.7%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
235
7.0%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,206
35.8%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
453
13.5%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
929
27.6%
23.6%
Service occupations
544
16.2%
18.0%

Arab, AL Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
3,271
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
2,793
85.4%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
313
9.6%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
0
0.0%
5.2
Walked
45
1.4%
2.8
Other means
20
0.6%
1.8
Worked at home
100
3.1%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
26.0
 
26.0

Arab, AL Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
179
5.4%
8.9
1 vehicles
1,161
35.2%
33.5
2 vehicles
1,215
36.9%
37.2
3 or more
741
22.5%
20.3

Arab, AL Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
3,296
90.7%
87.7
Owner Occupied
2,181
66.2%
63.0
Renter Occupied
1,115
33.8%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
336
9.3%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
2
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
5
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0

Arab, AL Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
3,632
1 room
39
1.1%
2.3
2 rooms
21
0.6%
2.5
3 rooms
162
4.5%
9.0
4 rooms
532
14.6%
16.6
5 rooms
787
21.7%
20.0
6 rooms
736
20.3%
17.9
7 rooms
554
15.3%
12.1
8 rooms
306
8.4%
8.5
9 rooms or more
495
13.6%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 

Arab, AL Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
3,632
 
 
1-unit, detached
2,881
79.3%
61.4
1-unit, attached
28
0.8%
5.8
2-units
160
4.4%
3.7
3 or 4 units
138
3.8%
4.5
5 to 9 units
252
6.9%
4.8
10 to 19 units
55
1.5%
4.6
20 or more units
50
1.4%
8.8
Mobile home
67
1.8%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
1
0.0%
0.1

Arab, AL Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
112
3.1%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
108
3.0%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
349
9.6%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
674
18.6%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
653
18.0%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
750
20.6%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
545
15.0%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
400
11.0%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
41
1.1%
2.5%
2014 or later
0
0.0%
0.5%

Arab, AL Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
1,235
37.5%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
76
2.3%
4.7
Electricity
1,964
59.6%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
0
0.0%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
9
0.3%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
0
0.0%
0.5
No fuel used
12
0.4%
1.2

Arab, AL Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
1,280
 
47140700.0
$3,000 or more
14
1.1%
9.9%
$2,500 to $2,999
33
2.6%
6.8%
Less than $500
46
3.6%
1.5%
$2,000 to $2,499
128
10.0%
11.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
155
12.1%
20.3%
$500 to $999
426
33.3%
20.5%
$1,000 to 1,499
478
37.3%
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
644
50.8%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
165
13.0%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
107
8.4%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
126
9.9%
7.3%
35.0% or more
226
17.8%
22.3%
Not Computed
12
NR
NR

Arab, AL Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
998 
 
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
2
0.2%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
54
5.4%
27.9%
Less than $500
421
42.2%
11.0%
$500 to $999
521
52.2%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
117
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
539
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
131
13.4%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
135
13.8%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
117
12.0%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
128
13.1%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
117
12.0%
9.2%
35.0% or more
348
35.7%
41.4%
Not Computed
139
NR
NR

Arab, AL Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
2,181
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
98
4.5%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
558
25.6%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
478
21.9%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
374
17.1%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
425
19.5%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
202
9.3%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
44
2.0%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
2
0.1%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
145,300
 
194,500
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