Alabaster Shelby County, Alabama

Alabaster: Suburb city of Birmingham, located in Shelby County, Alabama, United States

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Alabaster is a city located in the county of Shelby in the U.S. state of Alabama. Its population at the 2010 census was 30,352. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 33,701 inhabitants.

Alabaster Quick Facts

Population : 33,701 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
County : Shelby County
Postal code : 35007
Phone Area Codes : 205
Water as percent of area : 1.14%
Land as percent of area : 98.86%
Altitude : 502 feet / 153 meters
Time Zone : UTC−06:00
Local time : 21:06:29 (18th May 2022)
Population growth : 9.94% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Alabaster is located at 33°14'39"N 86°48'59"W (33.2442800, -86.8163800).

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Demographics

The population of Alabaster increased by 9.94% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 30,352 - census
2011 31,375 3.26% estimation process
2012 31,684 0.98% estimation process
2013 31,980 0.93% estimation process
2014 32,182 0.63% estimation process
2015 32,772 1.8% estimation process
2016 33,017 0.74% estimation process
2017 33,275 0.78% estimation process
2018 33,413 0.41% estimation process
2019 33,487 0.22% estimation process
2020 33,701 0.63% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 33,487
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 31,112
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 7.6%
April 1, 2020 Population : 33,284
April 1, 2010 Population : 30,352
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.6%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 26.2%
People over 65 (%) : 12.0%
Female persons, % : 51.1%
White only, percent : 73.3%
Black or African American alone, percent : 14.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.9%
Asians alone % : 1.6%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.8%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 9.9%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 70.9%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,875
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 6.0%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 83.6%

Alabaster zip code is 35007. County name: Shelby, County fips: 01117

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 83.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $173,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,294
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $392
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,088
2015-2019 Households : 11,568
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.84
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 9.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 89.6%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 90.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 35.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 67.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 60,565
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 259,339
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 478,591
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 388,846
2012 total retail sales per capita : $12,547
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 31.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $80,072
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $31,599
Percentage of people living in poverty : 9.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,762
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,440
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,018
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 440
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,182
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 347
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,191
2010 population per square mile : 1,212.0
2010 land area in square miles : 25.04
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 89,133
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 80.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $211,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,443
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $435
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,047
Permits for construction, 2020 : 1,483
2015-2019 Households : 79,630
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.64
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 8.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 94.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 88.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 92.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 42.9%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.6%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 334,421
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 583,410
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,700,041
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 2,567,384
2012 total retail sales per capita : $12,777
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $77,799
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $38,549
Percentage of people living in poverty : 6.2%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 5,338
2019 total employment : 85,296
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 4,672,296
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : -1.5%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 18,361
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 18,665
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 10,504
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 5,937
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,636
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 15,391
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,036
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 15,653
2010 population per square mile : 248.5
2010 land area in square miles : 784.93
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 81.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $140,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,172
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $520
2015-2019 median gross rent : $946
2015-2019 Households : 9,901
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.46
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 1.9%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 90.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 83.6%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 94.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 32.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 3.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.2%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 31,858
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 88,876
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 944,139
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 381,883
2012 total retail sales per capita : $15,998
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $63,805
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $33,147
Percentage of people living in poverty : 9.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,858
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,122
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 537
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 168
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,605
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 237
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,528
2010 population per square mile : 1,032.6
2010 land area in square miles : 23.24
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 71.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $70,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $863
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $323
2015-2019 median gross rent : $712
2015-2019 Households : 4,235
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.40
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 89.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 84.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 79.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 91.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 13.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 5.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 54.4%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 8,040
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 9,638
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 179,755
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 54,220
2012 total retail sales per capita : $5,133
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $39,315
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $22,379
Percentage of people living in poverty : 20.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 853
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 560
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 257
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 106
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 716
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 27
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 795
2010 population per square mile : 2,941.4
2010 land area in square miles : 3.64

Schools in Alabaster

College & universities near Alabaster, AL

Code Name City ZIP
491905 Winonah's International School of Cosmetology Hoover (AL) 35244-7310

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Alabaster, AL

Code Name Address Type
BHM Birmingham 1819 Morris Ave. RAIL
BRR Brent, AL 10393 Alabama Highway 5 BUS
TCL Tuscaloosa 2105 Greensboro Ave RAIL
MAA Marion, AL 26400 Alabama Highway 14 BUS
SLA Selma, AL 434 Broad Street BUS

Post offices near Alabaster

Post Office Name City ZIP
Alabaster Post Office Alabaster (AL) 35007

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Shelby County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Shelby County , AL.

City Name Population Title
Pelham 22,289 City in Alabama
Helena 20,374 City in Alabama, United States
Calera 15,248 City in Shelby County, Alabama, United States
Meadowbrook 8,769 Community in Shelby County, Alabama, United States
Lake Purdy 7,857 City in Shelby County, Alabama, United States of America
Montevallo 7,098 City in Shelby County, Alabama, United States
Columbiana 4,682 City in Shelby County, Alabama, United States
Indian Springs Village 2,628 City in Shelby County, Alabama, United States of America
Vincent 2,223 City in Alabama
Wilsonville 2,069 Town in southeastern Shelby County, Alabama, United States
Westover 1,769 City in Alabama, United States
Harpersville 1,748 Town in Shelby County, Alabama, United States
Wilton 684 Human settlement in Alabama

Distance to Other Cities

Alabaster distances to largest Alabama cities