With 4,822,023 people, Alabama is the 23rd most populated state. But watch out, Alabama, because South Carolina with 4,723,723 people and Louisiana with 4,601,893 people are right behind you.
In 2010, the median household income of Alabama residents was $42,081. Alabama households made slightly more than Arkansas households ($39,267) and Kentucky households ($41,576). However, 17.1% of Alabama residents live in poverty.
The median age for Alabama residents is 37.9 years young.
The largest Alabama racial/ethnic groups are White (67.0%) followed by Black (26.0%) and Hispanic (3.9%).