Guntersville, AL Demographic Data

Guntersville, AL Summary

Guntersville is located in Marshall County in Alabama
  • Population: 8,241
  • Area: 42.43 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 25.39 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 17.03 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 194.24 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 636.48 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Guntersville, AL Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
4,480
54%
50.8
Male
3,846
46%
49.2
Total Population
8,326
 
321,419,000

Guntersville, AL Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
547
6.6% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
370
4.4% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
460
5.5% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
499
6.0% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
528
6.3% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
1,005
12.1% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
1,121
13.5% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
1,022
12.3% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
589
7.1% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
490
5.9% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
899
10.8% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
558
6.7% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
238
2.9% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
6,673
80.1%
77.1
Female
3,598
53.9%
51.4
Male
3,075
46.1%
48.6
21 Years and over
6,301
75.7%
72.9
62 Years and over
1,974
23.7%
18.3
65 Years and over
1,695
20.4%
14.9
Female
882
52.0%
55.9
Male
813
48.0%
44.1
Median Age (years)
42
NR
NR

Guntersville, AL Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
8,156
98.0% 
96.9
White
6,970
83.7% 
73.1
Black or African American
972
11.7% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
24
0.3% 
0.8
Asian
95
1.1% 
5.4
Asian Indian
35
0.4% 
1.2
Chinese
5
0.1% 
1.3
Filipino
13
0.2% 
0.9
Japanese
14
0.2% 
0.2
Korean
0
0.0% 
0.5
Vietnamese
0
0.0% 
0.5
Other Asian
28
0.3% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
10
0.1% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
7
0.1% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
3
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
85
1.0% 
4.8
Two or More Races
170
2.0% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
282
3.4% 
17.6
Mexican
192
2.3% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
39
0.5% 
1.7
Cuban
10
0.1% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
41
0.5% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
8,044
96.6% 
82.4

Guntersville, AL Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
335
5.7% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
666
11.2% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
1,747
29.5% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
1,359
22.9% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
330
5.6% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
866
14.6% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
619
10.5% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
1,001
16.9%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
4,921
83.1%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
1,485
25.1%
30.6

Guntersville, AL Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
1,665
24.0%
33.5%
Now Married
3,386
48.7%
47.5
Divorced
1,076
15.5%
11.0%
Separated
126
1.8%
2.1
Widowed
696
10.0
5.8%

Guntersville, AL Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
7,282
93.6%
78.5%
Languages other than english
497
6.4%
21.5%
Spanish
144
1.9%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
150
1.9%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
73
0.9%
3.5%
Other Languages
130
1.7%
1.0%

Guntersville, AL Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
324
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
269
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
450
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
418
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
395
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
482
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
277
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
303
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
158
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
120
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
39,756
 
55,775
Per capita income
25,298
 
29,979

Guntersville, AL Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
8
0.2%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
269
8.4%
9.8
Construction
192
6.0%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
741
23.1%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
172
5.4%
6.5
Information
47
1.5%
2.1
Manufacturing
582
18.1%
10.3
Other services except public administration
142
4.4%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
286
8.9%
11.3
Public administration
203
6.3%
4.6
Retail trade
409
12.7%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
101
3.1%
5.1
Wholesale trade
61
1.9%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
181
5.6%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,208
37.6%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
558
17.4%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
765
23.8%
23.6%
Service occupations
501
15.6%
18.0%

Guntersville, AL Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
3,139
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
2,632
83.8%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
273
8.7%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
67
2.1%
5.2
Walked
36
1.1%
2.8
Other means
26
0.8%
1.8
Worked at home
105
3.3%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
21.0
 
26.0

Guntersville, AL Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
291
9.1%
8.9
1 vehicles
1,206
37.7%
33.5
2 vehicles
1,012
31.7%
37.2
3 or more
687
21.5%
20.3

Guntersville, AL Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
3,196
81.7%
87.7
Owner Occupied
2,051
64.2%
63.0
Renter Occupied
1,145
35.8%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
718
18.3%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
5
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
4
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0

Guntersville, AL Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
3,914
1 room
38
1.0%
2.3
2 rooms
38
1.0%
2.5
3 rooms
222
5.7%
9.0
4 rooms
697
17.8%
16.6
5 rooms
840
21.5%
20.0
6 rooms
680
17.4%
17.9
7 rooms
551
14.1%
12.1
8 rooms
336
8.6%
8.5
9 rooms or more
512
13.1%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 

Guntersville, AL Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
3,914
 
 
1-unit, detached
3,013
77.0%
61.4
1-unit, attached
59
1.5%
5.8
2-units
213
5.4%
3.7
3 or 4 units
175
4.5%
4.5
5 to 9 units
233
6.0%
4.8
10 to 19 units
99
2.5%
4.6
20 or more units
57
1.5%
8.8
Mobile home
64
1.6%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
1
0.0%
0.1

Guntersville, AL Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
252
6.4%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
200
5.1%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
455
11.6%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
683
17.5%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
782
20.0%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
494
12.6%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
534
13.6%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
468
12.0%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
42
1.1%
2.5%
2014 or later
4
0.1%
0.5%

Guntersville, AL Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
1,407
44.0%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
75
2.3%
4.7
Electricity
1,690
52.9%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
2
0.1%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
2
0.1%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
5
0.2%
0.5
No fuel used
15
0.5%
1.2

Guntersville, AL Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
1,097
 
47140700.0
$2,000 to $2,499
43
3.9%
11.8%
Less than $500
54
4.9%
1.5%
$3,000 or more
87
7.9%
9.9%
$2,500 to $2,999
98
8.9%
6.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
119
10.8%
20.3%
$1,000 to 1,499
311
28.4%
29.2%
$500 to $999
385
35.1%
20.5%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
470
43.2%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
147
13.5%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
105
9.7%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
110
10.1%
7.3%
35.0% or more
255
23.5%
22.3%
Not Computed
10
NR
NR

Guntersville, AL Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
1,079 
 
41,410,200 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.7%
$2,000 to $2,499
5
0.5%
4.1%
$3,000 or more
7
0.6%
1.5%
$1,500 to $1,999
10
0.9%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
102
9.5%
27.9%
Less than $500
432
40.0%
11.0%
$500 to $999
523
48.5%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
66
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
561
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
184
18.0%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
132
12.9%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
139
13.6%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
111
10.8%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
85
8.3%
9.2%
35.0% or more
374
36.5%
41.4%
Not Computed
120
NR
NR

Guntersville, AL Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
2,051
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
240
11.7%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
331
16.1%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
381
18.6%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
282
13.7%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
426
20.8%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
280
13.7%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
101
4.9%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
10
0.5%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
160,200
 
194,500
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