In 2017, Gadsden, AL had a population of 35.8k people with a median age of 40.4 and a median household income of $30,925. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Gadsden, AL declined from 36,235 to 35,832, a -1.11% decrease and its median household income grew from $30,496 to $30,925, a 1.41% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Gadsden, AL are White (Non-Hispanic) (56.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (34.7%), White (Hispanic) (3.79%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.68%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.05%). N/A% of the people in Gadsden, AL speak a non-English language, and 97% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Gadsden, AL are Gadsden State Community College (1,306 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Gadsden, AL is $68,800, and the homeownership rate is 60.6%. Most people in Gadsden, AL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19 minutes. The average car ownership in Gadsden, AL is 2 cars per household.