Population density (sq mi)5989791
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%

Key findings

  • The population density in Gardendale is 516% 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
  • In Gardendale 1.58% of the population is Asian

Compare Gardendale, AL Demographics


      Gardendale population breakdown by race

      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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Gardendale age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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