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
21,622
54%
50.8
Male
18,316
46%
49.2
Total Population
39,938
 
323,128,000

Florence, AL Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
2,110
5.3% 
6.1
5 to 9 Years
2,180
5.5% 
6.3
10 to 14 Years
1,953
4.9% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
2,690
6.7% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
4,889
12.2% 
6.9
25 to 34 Years
5,188
13.0% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
3,832
9.6% 
12.6
45 to 54 Years
4,476
11.2% 
13.2
55 to 59 Years
2,430
6.1% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
2,724
6.8% 
6.1
65 to 74 Years
3,667
9.2% 
8.9
75 to 84 Years
2,629
6.6% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
1,170
2.9% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
32,444
81.2%
77.2
Female
17,973
55.4%
51.3
Male
14,471
44.6%
48.7
21 Years and over
29,706
74.4%
73.1
62 Years and over
8,919
22.3%
18.8
65 Years and over
7,466
18.7%
15.2
Female
4,540
60.8%
55.8
Male
2,926
39.2%
44.2
Median Age (years)
38
0.0%
0.0

Florence, AL Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
39,119
97.9% 
96.8
White
31,073
77.8% 
72.6
Black or African American
7,584
19.0% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
129
0.3% 
0.8
Asian
232
0.6% 
5.4
Asian Indian
93
0.2% 
1.2
Chinese
19
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
16
0.0% 
0.9
Japanese
0
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
36
0.1% 
0.4
Vietnamese
0
0.0% 
0.6
Other Asian
68
0.2% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
15
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
0
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
10
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
5
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
86
0.2% 
5.1
Two or More Races
819
2.1% 
3.2
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
1,300
3.3% 
17.8
Mexican
1,068
2.7% 
11.2
Puerto Rican
62
0.2% 
1.7
Cuban
9
0.0% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
161
0.4% 
4.2
Not Hispanic or Latino
38,638
96.7% 
82.2

Florence, AL Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
1,464
5.6% 
5.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
2,579
9.9% 
7.2
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
7,417
28.4% 
27.2
Some college, no degree
6,175
23.6% 
20.6
Associate's Degree
1,405
5.4% 
8.4
Bachelor's Degree
4,187
16.0% 
19.3
Graduate or professional degree
2,889
11.1% 
11.9
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
4,043
15.5%
12.6
High School Graduate or Higher
22,073
84.5%
87.4
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
7,076
27.1%
31.2

Florence, AL Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
11,333
33.6%
33.7%
Now Married
13,966
41.4%
47.5
Divorced
4,711
14.0%
11.0%
Separated
647
1.9%
2.0
Widowed
3,038
9.0
5.8%

Florence, AL Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
36,301
96.0%
78.4%
Languages other than english
1,527
4.0%
21.6%
Spanish
1,120
3.0%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
213
0.6%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
122
0.3%
3.5%
Other Languages
72
0.2%
1.1%

Florence, AL Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
2,443
13.9%
6.7
$10,000 to $14,999
1,539
8.8%
4.8
$15,000 to $24,999
2,650
15.1%
9.7
$25,000 to $34,999
1,659
9.4%
9.5
$35,000 to $49,999
2,857
16.3%
13.0
$50,000 to $74,999
3,009
17.1%
17.7
$75,000 to $99,999
1,544
8.8%
12.3
$100,000 to $149,000
1,065
6.1%
14.0
$150,000 to $199,999
483
2.7%
5.8
$200,000 or more
326
1.9%
6.4
Median household income
37,058
 
57,617
Per capita income
23,185
 
31,128

Florence, AL Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
33
0.2%
1.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
2,010
12.2%
9.8
Construction
890
5.4%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
4,111
24.9%
23.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
776
4.7%
6.6
Information
240
1.5%
2.1
Manufacturing
1,999
12.1%
10.1
Other services except public administration
975
5.9%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
981
5.9%
11.4
Public administration
684
4.1%
4.6
Retail trade
2,513
15.2%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
757
4.6%
5.2
Wholesale trade
571
3.5%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
1,184
7.2%
8.8%
Management, professional, and related occupations
5,219
31.6%
37.6%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
2,165
13.1%
12.2%
Sales and office occupations
4,365
26.4%
23.3%
Service occupations
3,607
21.8%
18.1%

Florence, AL Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
16,283
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
13,957
85.7%
76.3
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
1,180
7.2%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
50
0.3%
5.1
Walked
509
3.1%
2.7
Other means
240
1.5%
1.8
Worked at home
347
2.1%
5.0
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
19.1
 
26.6

Florence, AL Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
1,968
11.2%
8.7
1 vehicles
6,965
39.6%
33.2
2 vehicles
5,900
33.6%
37.1
3 or more
2,742
15.6%
21.0

Florence, AL Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
17,575
86.7%
87.6
Owner Occupied
9,802
55.8%
63.1
Renter Occupied
7,773
44.2%
36.9
Vacant Housing Units
2,690
13.3%
12.4
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
3
0.0%
0.0
Rental Vacancy Rate
11
0.0%
0.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.3
0.0%
2.7
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.0
0.0%
2.5

Florence, AL Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
20,265
1 room
199
1.0%
2.4
2 rooms
348
1.7%
2.7
3 rooms
1,912
9.4%
9.1
4 rooms
4,151
20.5%
16.5
5 rooms
3,537
17.5%
19.8
6 rooms
3,596
17.7%
17.8
7 rooms
2,566
12.7%
12.0
8 rooms
1,818
9.0%
8.6
9 rooms or more
2,138
10.6%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 
0.0

Florence, AL Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
20,265
 
 
1-unit, detached
13,599
67.1%
61.5
1-unit, attached
226
1.1%
5.9
2-units
700
3.5%
3.6
3 or 4 units
1,400
6.9%
4.4
5 to 9 units
2,003
9.9%
4.8
10 to 19 units
1,014
5.0%
4.4
20 or more units
860
4.2%
9.0
Mobile home
412
2.0%
6.2
Boat, RV, van, etc.
51
0.3%
0.1

Florence, AL Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
1,268
6.3%
12.8%
1940 to 1949
1,370
6.8%
5.0%
1950 to 1959
3,546
17.5%
10.4%
1960 to 1969
3,092
15.3%
10.7%
1970 to 1979
3,988
19.7%
15.3%
1980 to 1989
2,191
10.8%
13.5%
1990 to 1999
2,209
10.9%
13.9%
2000 to 2009
1,960
9.7%
14.2%
2010 to 2013
530
2.6%
2.8%
2014 or later
111
0.5%
1.4%

Florence, AL Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
5,698
32.4%
48.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
277
1.6%
4.7
Electricity
11,459
65.2%
38.7
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
3
0.0%
4.8
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
44
0.3%
1.9
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
0
0.0%
0.5
No fuel used
94
0.5%
1.1

Florence, AL Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
5,200
 
47295100.0
$3,000 or more
42
0.8%
10.3%
$2,500 to $2,999
53
1.0%
7.0%
$2,000 to $2,499
208
4.0%
11.8%
Less than $500
235
4.5%
1.6%
$1,500 to $1,999
638
12.3%
20.1%
$1,000 to $1,499
1,702
32.7%
28.8%
$500 to $999
2,322
44.7%
20.4%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
2,433
47.2%
45.4%
20.0% to 24.9%
962
18.7%
15.7%
25.0% to 29.9%
373
7.2%
10.6%
30.0% to 34.9%
303
5.9%
7.0%
35.0% or more
1,086
21.1%
21.3%
Not Computed
43
0.0%
0.0%

Florence, AL Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
7,060 
 
41,631,300 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
0
0.0%
4.4%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.8%
$1,500 to $1,999
11
0.2%
11.9%
$1,000 to $1,499
286
4.1%
28.3%
Less than $500
2,083
29.5%
10.7%
$500 to $999
4,680
66.3%
41.0%
No Cash Rent
713
0.0%
2,206,240
Median (Dollars)
582
0.0%
981
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
858
12.5%
13.1%
15.0% to 19.9%
1,010
14.8%
12.9%
20.0% to 24.9%
810
11.8%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
723
10.6%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
554
8.1%
9.0%
35.0% or more
2,887
42.2%
40.7%
Not Computed
931
0.0%
0.0%

Florence, AL Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
9,802
 
75,022,600
Less then $50,000
1,141
11.6%
7.3%
$50,000 to $99,999
2,596
26.5%
7.3%
$100,000 to $149,000
2,215
22.6%
14.1%
$150,000 to $199,000
1,615
16.5%
14.5%
$200,000 to $299,999
1,429
14.6%
19.2%
$300,000 to $499,999
658
6.7%
18.2%
$500,000 to $999,999
106
1.1%
10.5%
$1,000,000 or more
42
0.4%
3.1%
Median (Dollars)
126,000
 
205,000
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