Huntsville, Alabama Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Huntsville is 193,663, a change of 5.18% when compared to 2014. With an area of 215.73 square miles, this works out to a population density of 897.73 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 82,858, with an average household size of 2.24.
Huntsville's 2018 unemployment rate was 6.17%.
The average household income in Huntsville for 2018 was $79,274, while the median was $53,840.

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Huntsville Fertility Rate

2,553 estimated births

Huntsville Household Characteristics

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Huntsville Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,253

Huntsville Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $804

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Huntsville Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Huntsville city, Alabama 184,132
2015 Huntsville city, Alabama 185,594
2016 Huntsville city, Alabama 188,973
2017 Huntsville city, Alabama 190,501
2018 Huntsville city, Alabama 193,663