Gadsden, Alabama

Current Temperature ° Population 36,760

Homefacts City Report

Schools

School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 21.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 63.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 14.8%

Crime Rate

66.41% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 490
  • Violent Crimes: 1
  • Robbery: 221
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 7
  • Larceny Theft: 5

Registered Offenders

60.91% Higher than national avg.
  • 148 offenders in Gadsden
  • 40.26 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 1
  • Homes For Sale: 48
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

170 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 15
  • Superfunds: 12
  • Tanks & Spills: 143

Unemployment

Moderate 4.2%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 3.5%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

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18 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 18 K-12 public schools in Gadsden, AL and 5 private schools. Homefacts rates Gadsden's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.

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148 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
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Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    19.8%
  • Rented
    32.4%
  • Owned
    47.8%

48 Homes For Sale View All

$28,785
2108 Cansler Ave
Gadsden, AL 35904
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$89,900
125 Maitre St
Gadsden, AL 35904
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$19,900
16 Silver Lakes Blvd
Gadsden, AL 35905
-- Beds | -- Baths
$19,900
18 Silver Lakes Blvd
Gadsden, AL 35905
-- Beds | -- Baths

1 Foreclosure View All

median foreclosure price
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$14,000
Meighan
Gadsden, AL 35903
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

11 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Gadsden, AL issued 11 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Gadsden, AL issued 12 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Gadsden, AL
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $553
  • 1 Bedroom: $572
  • 2 Bedrooms: $746
  • 3 Bedrooms: $938
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,076

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Environmental Hazards

170 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (381/389)
    Gadsden, AL has 97.94% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Gadsden, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.39 Average
    Gadsden, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 41.9°
  • February 42.15°
  • March 50.93°
  • April 59.8°
  • May 66.45°
  • June 74.76°
  • July 80.23°
  • August 76.93°
  • September 69.17°
  • October 57.83°
  • November 49.37°
  • December 41.68°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Gadsden, AL

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Gadsden, AL: $29,136

Unemployment

Unemployment in Gadsden is 4.2%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.5% and 4.1% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 53.66%
White Collar - 46.34%

Politics

State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Robert Aderholt

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

38 FCC Towers view all

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