Arab Marshall County, Alabama

Arab: City in Marshall County, Alabama, US

About

Arab is a city located in the county of Marshall in the U.S. state of Alabama. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,050. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,406 inhabitants.

The city was created 140 years ago in 1881.

Arab Quick Facts

Population : 8,406 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
County : Marshall County
Postal code : 35016
Phone Area Codes : 256
Water as percent of area : 1.02%
Land as percent of area : 98.98%
Altitude : 1,089 feet / 332 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1882 (140 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−06:00
Local time : 19:51:23 (27th September 2022)
Population growth : 4.24% (2010-2020)
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Location of Arab on Alabama map.
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Geography

Arab is located at 34°19'5"N 86°29'45"W (34.3181500, -86.4958200).

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Demographics

The population of Arab increased by 4.24% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,050 - census
2011 8,187 1.67% estimation process
2012 8,222 0.43% estimation process
2013 8,230 0.1% estimation process
2014 8,212 -0.22% estimation process
2015 8,232 0.24% estimation process
2016 8,269 0.45% estimation process
2017 8,298 0.35% estimation process
2018 8,340 0.5% estimation process
2019 8,383 0.51% estimation process
2020 8,406 0.27% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 8,383
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 8,080
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 3.8%
April 1, 2020 Population : 8,461
April 1, 2010 Population : 8,050
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.3%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 23.9%
People over 65 (%) : 20.2%
Female persons, % : 52.3%
White only, percent : 94.9%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.8%
Asians alone % : 1.6%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.9%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.7%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 93.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 696
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.3%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 66.8%

Arab zip code is 35016. County name: Marshall, County fips: 01095

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 66.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $148,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,142
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $365
2015-2019 median gross rent : $572
2015-2019 Households : 3,177
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.57
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 3.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 88.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 81.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 86.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 12.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 46.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 19,591
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 223,919
2012 total retail sales per capita : $27,185
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $46,517
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $25,878
Percentage of people living in poverty : 16.3%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 789
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 389
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 252
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 92
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 645
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 131
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 614
2010 population per square mile : 620.1
2010 land area in square miles : 12.98

Schools in Arab

College & universities near Arab, AL

Code Name City ZIP
101277 New Beginning College of Cosmetology Albertville (AL) 35951

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Arab, AL

Code Name Address Type
BHM Birmingham 1819 Morris Ave. RAIL
ATN Anniston 126 West 4th St RAIL

Post offices near Arab

Post Office Name City ZIP
Arab Post Office Arab (AL) 35016

Other cities in Marshall County

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

City Name Population Title
Albertville 21,777 City in Marshall County, Alabama, USA
City of Albertville 21,556 City in Marshall County, Alabama, USA
Boaz 9,706 City in Alabama, United States
Guntersville 8,676 City in Marshall County, Alabama, United States
Grant 902 Town in Alabama
Douglas 758 Town in Marshall County, Alabama, in the United States

Distance to Other Cities

Arab distances to largest Alabama cities