Guntersville, Alabama

Population 8,241

Guntersville is located in Marshall County, AL. The population is 8,241, making Guntersville the 2nd largest city in Marshall County.

There are 9 public schools in Guntersville with an average Homefacts rating of A-. The total crime rate for Guntersville is low , and there are 62 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Guntersville is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Guntersville property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Guntersville include Albertville, Grant and Union Grove.

Guntersville Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 17%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 55.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 27.2%

Crime Rate

11.26% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 417
  • Violent Crimes: 102
  • Robbery: 32
  • Burglary: 672
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

67.62% Higher than national avg.
  • 62 offenders in Guntersville
  • 75.23 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

80 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 7
  • Superfunds: 5
  • Tanks & Spills: 68


Moderate 3.2%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 3.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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9 Public Schools view public schools

There are 9 K-12 public schools in Guntersville, AL and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Guntersville's schools as Excellent, with an overall A- rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$264,500 compared to December 1969
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

15 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Guntersville, AL issued 15 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Guntersville, AL issued 15 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 Guntersville, AL
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $600
  • 1 Bedroom: $680
  • 2 Bedrooms: $780
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,050
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,170

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Environmental Hazards

80 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (86/99)
    Guntersville, AL has 86.87% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Guntersville, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.01 Average
    Guntersville, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 45.5°
  • February 47°
  • March 53.93°
  • April 63.23°
  • May 70.3°
  • June 78.42°
  • July 80.93°
  • August 80.87°
  • September 73°
  • October 61.43°
  • November 53°
  • December 43.33°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Guntersville, AL

Guntersville, AL has a low risk of earthquakes.
Guntersville, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Guntersville, AL has a high risk of hail storms.
Guntersville, AL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Guntersville, AL: $42,273


Unemployment in Guntersville is 3.2%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 39.75%
White Collar - 60.25%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Robert Aderholt

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

19 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Guntersville, AL

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

2 Retirement Homes view all

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