The average Alabamian is taxed at a rate of 0.33% for property, a maximum of 5.00% for income and up to 4.00% for sales. Compared to the national averages Alabama earns a score of good 👍 for property taxes, average for income taxes and poor 👎 for combined local and state sales tax. Quick links to regions of Alabama with predicted increasing and decreasing valuations.
Review the Geographical, Political and Spiritual Attributes of Alabama
Alabama has approximately 4,860,545 residents. A common term for people in Alabama is "Alabamian". Within this population there are around 58,389 births and 52,390 deaths per year. Approximately 87.7% of this population speaks English exclusively. Conversely, 0.2% of this population has no verbal English skill. On average, real estate listings in Alabama are on the market for 80 days. The Market Health Index for Alabama is 0.98. Shelby is the wealthiest of all counties in Alabama. The least wealthy of all counties in Alabama is Wilcox.
Daily state facts: The U.S. Space and Rocket Center is located in Huntsville, Alabama. Next door you will also find the George Marshall Space Flight Center, the largest NASA center in America.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Alabama employment in August 2020 was 2,262,270, unemployment was 127,186 or 5.6% of total jobs.