Mobile, Alabama Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Mobile is 191,485, a change of -1.77% when compared to 2014. With an area of 180.06 square miles, this works out to a population density of 1,063.47 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 77,668, with an average household size of 2.37.
Mobile's 2018 unemployment rate was 6.53%.
The average household income in Mobile for 2018 was $60,481, while the median was $40,588.

Mobile Population Trends

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Mobile Age Grouping

Mobile Ethnicity Mix

Mobile Fertility Rate

2,875 estimated births

Mobile Household Characteristics

Mobile Median Age over Time

Mobile Households with Children by Age

Mobile Median Household Income

Mobile Educational Attainment

Mobile Unemployment Rate

Type of Housing

Mobile Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,156

Mobile Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $836

Mobile Average Commute

Mobile Primary Transportation

Mobile Gender Mix

Mobile Field of Employment

Mobile Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Mobile city, Alabama 194,942
2015 Mobile city, Alabama 194,669
2016 Mobile city, Alabama 193,717
2017 Mobile city, Alabama 192,085
2018 Mobile city, Alabama 191,485