Muscle Shoals Colbert County, Alabama

Muscle Shoals: City in Alabama, USA

About

Muscle Shoals is a city located in the county of Colbert in the U.S. state of Alabama. Its population at the 2010 census was 13,146. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 14,877 inhabitants.

The city was created 99 years ago in 1923.

Muscle Shoals Quick Facts

Population : 14,877 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
County : Colbert County
Phone Area Codes : 256
Water as percent of area : 0.13%
Land as percent of area : 99.87%
Altitude : 499 feet / 152 meters
Establishment : April 04, 1923 (99 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 20:20:03 (24th May 2022)
Postal code : 35661
Population growth : 11.64% (2010-2020)
Muscle Shoals locator map
Location of Muscle Shoals on Alabama map.
Colbert County Alabama Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Muscle Shoals Highlighted locator map image
Colbert County Alabama Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Muscle Shoals Highlighted
Colbert County Alabama Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Muscle Shoals Highlighted locator map image

Geography

Muscle Shoals is located at 34°44'41"N 87°40'3"W (34.7448100, -87.6675300). It has 2 neighbors: Sheffield and Tuscumbia.

Muscle Shoals map

Muscle Shoals has 2 neighbours.

Demographics

The population of Muscle Shoals increased by 11.64% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 13,146 - census
2011 13,300 1.16% estimation process
2012 13,383 0.62% estimation process
2013 13,456 0.54% estimation process
2014 13,559 0.76% estimation process
2015 13,681 0.89% estimation process
2016 13,854 1.25% estimation process
2017 14,064 1.49% estimation process
2018 14,319 1.78% estimation process
2019 14,575 1.76% estimation process
2020 14,877 2.03% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 14,575
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 13,154
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 10.8%
April 1, 2020 Population : 16,275
April 1, 2010 Population : 13,146
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.2%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 24.5%
People over 65 (%) : 17.5%
Female persons, % : 52.9%
White only, percent : 82.3%
Black or African American alone, percent : 11.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.1%
Asians alone % : 1.0%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.1%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 4.2%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 81.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 840
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 3.2%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 76.0%

Muscle Shoals zip code is 35661. County name: Colbert, County fips: 01033

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 76.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $147,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,137
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $400
2015-2019 median gross rent : $831
2015-2019 Households : 5,371
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.60
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 92.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 3.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 87.1%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 81.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 89.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 25.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 5.1%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.1%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 39,074
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 112,919
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,632,269
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 513,990
2012 total retail sales per capita : $38,441
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $60,629
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $28,938
Percentage of people living in poverty : 6.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,447
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 734
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 541
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 264
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,092
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 93
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,258
2010 population per square mile : 846.5
2010 land area in square miles : 15.53
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 76.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $147,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,137
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $400
2015-2019 median gross rent : $831
2015-2019 Households : 5,371
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.60
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 92.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 3.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 87.1%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 81.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 89.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 25.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 5.1%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.1%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 39,074
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 112,919
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,632,269
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 513,990
2012 total retail sales per capita : $38,441
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $60,629
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $28,938
Percentage of people living in poverty : 6.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,447
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 734
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 541
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 264
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,092
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 93
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,258
2010 population per square mile : 846.5
2010 land area in square miles : 15.53

People born in Muscle Shoals (15)

People born in Muscle Shoals, including singer-songwriter Boyd Bennett, musician Donna Jean Godchaux, football player, executive Ozzie Newsome, .

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Post offices near Muscle Shoals

Post Office Name City ZIP
Muscle Shoal Post Office Muscle Shoals (AL) 35661

Other cities in Colbert County

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

City Name Population Title
Sheffield 8,839 City in Alabama, USA
Tuscumbia 8,462 City in Alabama, United States of America
Bear Creek 1,061 Town in Marion County, Alabama, USA
Cherokee 999 Town in Alabama, United States
Littleville 992 Town
Leighton 754 Town in Alabama
Section 743 Town in Alabama
Lakeview 156 Town in DeKalb County, Alabama

Distance to Other Cities

Muscle Shoals distances to largest Alabama cities