- The state's population is 20.3% college educated and 81.4% have a high school diploma or a GED.
- 52.9% of the state's population is married. The other 47.1% are single.
- The population of Alabama is 4,779,736, making it the 23rd most populated state.
- The state's population is 96.6% native born and 3.4% foreign born.
- The races making up the largest parts of the population are: White [68.5%], Black or African American [26.2%] and Hispanic [3.9%].
- The state's residents are 48.5% males and 51.5% women.
- Of workers, 61.3% commute under 25 mins, 25.8% travel 25-45 mins, and 12.9% have a commute time of over 45 mins.
- At the time of the last census, the Alabama unemployment rate was 8.7%.
- Alabama has a poverty rate of 15.1%.
- The average worker works 39 hours a week in Alabama.
- In Alabama, the median worker income is $25,994. This is lower than the national average of $29,701.
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