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Huntsville Population

Huntsville is a city in the Alabama State of United States, Situated in the Tennessee River valley, located in the Appalachian region of northern Alabama. Huntsville population in 2021 is estimated to be 216,640, covers city area of 218.90 sq mi (566.95 sq km), ranks third largest city of Alabama State and one-hundred-fifth city in the United States. Huntsville was founded in 1805 and became an incorporated town in 1811, It is in the Madison County and partially surrounded by several plateaus and large hills.

Below is the Huntsville population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
2010180,960
2011182,1670.67
2012183,5880.78
2013185,8411.23
2014187,6590.98
2015190,1471.33
2016192,2601.11
2017195,0561.45
2018197,3181.16
2019200,5741.65
2020215,0067.20
2021 *216,6400.81
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019 & 2020 US Census updated

Huntsville city UN Urban Agglomeration Population Prospects - 1950 to 2035

YearHuntsville Population
195047,131
195557,014
196072,332
196599,680
1970139,370
1975149,613
1980153,281
1985164,580
1990178,178
1995193,637
2000210,577
2005241,830
2010280,392
2011288,815
2015325,117
2020*375,193
2025*413,844
2035*458,123
Source: population.un.org/wpp/, 1950 to 2035 Huntsville city Population(UA)


Huntsville Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Huntsville population is 201,594, out of these 96,741 are male, 104,853 are female, The sex ratio of Huntsville is 92. The median age of the Huntsville population is 35.8, Huntsville population by age are, under 18 years is 40,093, 16 years and over is 164,486, 18 years and over is 161,501, 21 years and over is 151,243, 65 years and over is 43,206. 48.0% are male, 52.0% are female, Population of Huntsville by age percent-wise is, 19.9% are under 18 years old, 81.6% are 16 years and over, 80.1% are 18 years and over, 75.0% are 21 years and over, 16.8% are 65 years and over. There are total 95,947 housing units, The voting population of Huntsville are 154,975, out of these 72,295 are male voters, 82,680 are female voters, 46.6% are male, 53.4% are female.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -511,8145.9%
5 - 910,8605.4%
10 - 1412,2466.1%
15 - 1911,8775.9%
20 - 2417,5238.7%
25 - 3433,10416.4%
35 - 4421,93810.9%
45 - 5422,81111.3%
55 - 5911,8485.9%
60 - 6413,6446.8%
65 - 7418,8979.4%
75 - 849,8644.9%
85 and over5,1682.6%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates


Huntsville Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Huntsville by race are:

White Population

White population in Huntsville, Alabama are 120,229, percentage wise 59.6 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Huntsville, Alabama are 65,522, percentage wise 32.5 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Huntsville, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Caribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.

Asian Population

Asian population in Huntsville are 3,498, percentage wise 1.7 percent are asians, out of these 421 are Asian Indians, 499 are Chinese, 483 are Filipinos, 0 are Japanese, 406 are Korean, 1,185 are Vietnamese and 504 are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Huntsville, Alabama are 14,662. Percentage wise 7.3 percent are hispanics, out of these 9,134 are Mexican people, 2,091 are Puerto Ricans, 0 are Cubans, and 3,437 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race201,594Percent
White120,22959.6%
Black or African American65,52232.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native6070.3%
Cherokee tribal grouping%
Chippewa tribal grouping%
Navajo tribal grouping%
Sioux tribal grouping%
Asian Population3,4981.7%
Asian Indian4210.2%
Chinese4990.2%
Filipino4830.2%
Japanese00.0%
Korean4060.2%
Vietnamese1,1850.6%
Other Asian Population504
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1320.1%
Native Hawaiian%
Guamanian or Chamorro%
Hispanic or Latino14,6627.3%
Mexican9,1344.5%
Puerto Rican2,0911.0%
Cuban00.0%
Other Hispanic or Latino3,437
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)


Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Huntsville native population is 188,320, out of these 103,780 born in the Alabama state and 80,647 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 13,274, out of these 6,081 are Naturalised US citizen, 699 are in Europe, 2,552 in Asia, 1,574 in Africa, 1,061 in Latin America and 166 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Huntsville are 7,193, out of these 488 are from Europe, 1,734 are from Asia, 106 from Africa, 4,709 are from Latin America and 156 are from Northern America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Native188,320
Born in state of residence103,780
Born in other state in the United States80,647
Northeast9,318
Midwest0
South41,606
West8,642
Born outside the United States3,893
Puerto Rico952
U.S. Island Areas147
Born abroad of American parent(s)2,794
Foreign born
Born outside of United States13,274
Naturalized U.S. citizen6,081
Europe699
Asia2,552
Africa1,574
Oceania29
Latin America1,061
Northern America166
Foreigner
Not a U.S. citizen7,193
Europe488
Asia1,734
Africa106
Oceania0
Latin America4,709
Northern America156
Source: US Census 2019 estimates


Huntsville Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Huntsville, Alabama are 95,947, Occupied housing units are 88,930, Rental vacancy rate is 3. Percentage of occupancy is 93, 50.79% of houses are owner occupied and 41.90% of houses are renter occupied in Huntsville. There are 63.00 percent of one-unit detached, 1.50 percent of one-units attached, 1.21 percent of two-unit houses, 6.09 percent of three or four unit homes. 1.30 percent are residing in mobile homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 2 and average household size of renter occupied is 2. 35.35 percent are available with one vehicle, 33.94 percent are available with two vehicles, 18.08 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 5.32 percent are no vehicles available.

HousingUnits
Total housing units95,947
Occupied housing units88,930
Occupied housing units percent93
Rental vacancy rate3
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached60,445
1-unit attached1,439
2 units1,162
3 or 4 units5,839
Mobile home1,248
Boat, RV, van, etc.40
Owner-occupied48,728
Renter-occupied40,202
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

Huntsville Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in Huntsville, Alabama is $185,200, According to 2019 estimated US census of housing market, 2.45 percent of houses are less than $50,000, 8.24 percent are between $50,000 to $100,000, 8.23 percent are between $100,000 to $150,000, 8.86 percent are between $150,000 to $200,000, 10.73 percent are between $200,000 to $300,000, 9.69 percent are between $300,000 to $500,000, 2.19 percent are between $500,000 to one million, 0.41 percent are over one million and above.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,0002,349
$50,000 to $99,9997,905
$100,000 to $149,9997,894
$150,000 to $199,9998,504
$200,000 to $299,99910,292
$300,000 to $499,9999,293
$500,000 to $999,9992,100
$1,000,000 or more391
Median (dollars)185,200
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

Huntsville Housing Mortgage

According to 2019 estimates of mortgage, The median monthly owner costs with mortgage is $1,262, 0.71 percent of homes pays less than $500 per month, 10.15 percent pay between $500 to $999, 9.52 percent pay between $1,000 to $1,499, 6.15 percent pay between $1,500 to $1,999, 3.05 percent pay between $2,000 to $2,499, 1.19 percent pay between $2,500 to $2,999, 0.94 percent pay between $3,000 or more.

The median monthly owner costs with out mortgage is $388, 2.96 percent of homes pay less than $250, 7.06 percent pays between $250 to $399, 6.17 percent pay between $400 to $599, 1.51 percent pays between $600 to $799, 0.75 percent pays between $800 to $999, and 0.38 percent pays between $1000 or more.

Monthly Owner costs with mortgageUnits
Less than $500677
$500 to $9999,736
$1,000 to $1,4999,133
$1,500 to $1,9995,901
$2,000 to $2,4992,927
$2,500 to $2,9991,143
$3,000 or more899
Median (dollars)1,262
Monthly Owner costs with out mortgageUnits
Less than $2502,839
$250 to $3996,771
$400 to $5995,919
$600 to $7991,446
$800 to $999715
$1,000 or more364
Median (dollars)388
Source: US Census 2019 housing mortgage estimates

Huntsville Rental

Total number of Huntsville rental homes or apartments are 40,202, occupied by Renter, The median value of Huntsville average rental rate is $846. 9.15 percent of homes are under $500, 56.55 percent of rental rates between $500 to $1000, 28.59 percent housing units are from $1000 to $2000, 1.42 percent are between $2000 to $3000, and 0.20 percent are above $3000.

        
RentalUnits
Less than $5003,678
$500 to $99922,735
$1,000 to $1,4999,591
$1,500 to $1,9991,903
$2,000 to $2,49924
$2,500 to $2,999547
$3,000 or more82
Median (dollars)846
Source: US Census 2019 housing rental estimates

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