U.S. Beacon January 6, 2014

Muscle Shoals, AL

Colbert County, Alabama

Latitude: 34.750788     Longitude: -87.650278
Population 12,523 (2005)
Elevation of Muscle Shoals, Alabama: 510 feet
MUSCLE SHOALS is located in COLBERT county, Alabama at latitude 34.750788 and longitude -87.650278 with an elevation of 510 feet. The population of MUSCLE SHOALS is 12,523 as of the year 2005 with a population growth of 5.02% from the year 2000 through 2005. The most common zip code of MUSCLE SHOALS is 35661.

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Population 2005: 12,523
Population 2004: 12,391
Population 2003: 12,268
Population 2002: 12,216
Population 2001: 12,201
Population 2000: 11,924 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 9,611 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 2000 to 2005: 5.02%
Population Growth 1990 to 2000: 24.07%

Population (2000 Census): 11,924
Male: 5,613 (47.07%)
Female: 6,311 (52.93%)

Median age: 37.20 years

Races, 2000 Census:
White: 83.25%
Black or African American: 14.16%
Hispanic or Latino: 1.16%
Two or more races: 0.70%
Asian: 0.56%
American Indian: 0.38%
Other race: 0.31%

Housing Units: 5,010 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 12.1715 square miles
Water Area: 0.0018 square miles

Most populous zip code: 35661



All zip codes:
35661, 35662
(zip codes with population are shown in bold)

Cities & Towns nearby Muscle Shoals

Sheffield, AL 2.6mi WNW
Tuscumbia, AL 3.3mi WSW
Florence, AL 4.9mi N
Leighton, AL 7.7mi ESE
St. Florian, AL 8.6mi N
Underwood-petersville, AL 8.8mi NNW
Killen, AL 10.3mi NE
Littleville, AL 11.1mi S
Town Creek, AL 14.8mi ESE
Russellville, AL 17.2mi SSW

2005 data is not available for the city but is available for the area. This data is shown below. The numbers in the 2005 data shown below may represent different geographical areas than the 2000 data shown above.


2005 Data for: Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

Population: 139,966
Male: 67,638 (48.32%)
Female: 72,328 (51.68%)

Median age: 40.70 years

Races, 2005 Data:
White: 85.15%
Black or African American: 12.47%
Two or more races: 1.05%
Hispanic or Latino: 0.98%
Asian: 0.61%
American Indian: 0.12%
Other race: 0.08%


Population data by age, 2005 data
Under 5 years: 7,553 (5.40%)
5 to 9 years: 8,374 (5.98%)
10 to 14 years: 9,423 (6.73%)
15 to 19 years: 8,821 (6.30%)
20 to 24 years: 8,753 (6.25%)
25 to 34 years: 17,789 (12.71%)
35 to 44 years: 19,263 (13.76%)
45 to 54 years: 21,227 (15.17%)
55 to 59 years: 9,006 (6.43%)
60 to 64 years: 7,999 (5.71%)
65 to 74 years: 12,345 (8.82%)
75 to 84 years: 7,595 (5.43%)
85 years and over: 1,818 (1.30%)

Median age: 40.70 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2005 data
18 years and over: 109,470 (78.21%)
21 years and over: 102,448 (73.19%)
62 years and over: 26,579 (18.99%)
65 years and over: 21,758 (15.55%)

18 years and older by gender, 2005 data
18 years and over: 109,470 (78.21%)
Male: 51,926 (47.43% of this group)
Female: 57,544 (52.57% of this group)

65 years and older by gender, 2005 data
65 years and over: 21,758 (15.55%)
Male: 9,283 (42.66% of this group)
Female: 12,475 (57.34% of this group)

Races, 2005 data
One Race: 138,493 (98.95%)
Two or more Races: 1,473 (1.05%)
White: 119,177 (85.15%)
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 1,370 (0.98%)
Black or African American: 17,450 (12.47%)
Asian: 851 (0.61%)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0 (0.00%)
American Indian and Alaska Native: 167 (0.12%)
Some other race: 110 (0.08%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2005 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 1,370 (0.98%)

Two or More Races, 2005 data
Two or more Races: 1,473 (1.05%)
Two races including Some other race: 54 (0.04%)
Two races excluding Some other race, and Three or more races: 897 (0.64%)

Housedold Data, 2005 data
Household population: 139,966 (100.00%)
Householder: 60,493 (43.22%)
Spouse: 31,769 (22.70%)
Child: 37,585 (26.85%)
Other relatives: 6,490 (4.64%)
Nonrelatives: 3,629 (2.59%)
Unmarried partner: 1,600 (1.14%)
Total households: 59,584
Family households (families): 40,417 (67.83%)
With own children under 18 years: 15,755 (26.44%)
Married-couple families: 31,127 (52.24%)
With own children under 18 years: 11,856 (19.90%)
Male householder, no wife present: 2,397 (4.02%)
With own children under 18 years: 1,293 (2.17%)
Female householder, no husband present: 6,893 (11.57%)
With own children under 18 years: 2,606 (4.37%)
Nonfamily households: 19,167 (32.17%)
Householder living alone: 17,501 (29.37%)
65 years and over: 6,479 (10.87%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 17,621 (29.57%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 15,127 (25.39%)
Average household size : 2.35
Average family size: 2.89

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