Gardendale demographics profile

StatisticGardendaleAlabamaNational
Population13,7504,841,164318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)5989291
Median age43.438.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)68%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%40%43%
Speak English97%95%79%
Speak Spanish2%3%13%
Gardendale, AL has a population of 13,750 and is the 3,039th largest city in the United States. The population density is 598 per sq mi which is 550% higher than the Alabama average and 560% higher than the national average. The median age in Gardendale is 43 which is approximately 12% higher than the Alabama average of 39. In Gardendale, 68% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 76% of Gardendale residents were born in Alabama, 22% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Gardendale is 550% higher than Alabama.
  • The median age in Gardendale is 12% higher than Alabama.
  • In Gardendale 83.27% of the population is White.
  • In Gardendale 12.94% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Gardendale 1.58% of the population is Asian.

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Gardendale population breakdown by race

RaceGardendaleAlabamaNational
White83.27%68.68%73.35%
Black or African American12.94%26.48%12.63%
Asian1.58%1.25%5.22%
American Indian0.23%0.49%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race0.39%1.76%3.06%
Other race1.60%1.28%4.75%
In Gardendale, 2.1% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Gardendale, AL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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