StatisticMuscle ShoalsAlabamaNational
Population13,5854,903,185328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)8229791
Median age41.338.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)61%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1838%40%43%
Speak English99%95%79%
Speak Spanish1%3%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Muscle Shoals is 747% higher than Alabama
  • The median age in Muscle Shoals is 7% higher than Alabama
  • In Muscle Shoals 81.08% of the population is White
  • In Muscle Shoals 16.55% of the population is Black
  • In Muscle Shoals 0.35% of the population is Asian

Compare Muscle Shoals, AL Demographics

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      Muscle Shoals population breakdown by race

      RaceMuscle ShoalsAlabamaNational
      White81.08%68.68%73.35%
      Black16.55%26.48%12.63%
      Asian0.35%1.25%5.22%
      American Indian0.54%0.49%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
      Mixed race1.32%1.76%3.06%
      Other race0.16%1.28%4.75%
      In Muscle Shoals, 1.6% 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

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      Muscle Shoals age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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