Decatur, AL Metro Area has a population of 152,988 people with a median age of 40.4 and a median household income of $45,804. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Decatur, AL Metro Area declined from 153,372 to 152,988, a 0.25% decrease and its median household income grew from $44,403 to $45,804, a 3.16% increase.
The population of Decatur, AL Metro Area is 76.6% White, 11.9% Black, and 6.56% Hispanic. 6.19% of the people in Decatur, AL Metro Area speak a non-English language, and 97.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Decatur, AL Metro Area are The University of Alabama, with 8,438 graduates, Columbia Southern University, with 7,532 graduates, and Auburn University, with 6,419 graduates.
The median property value in Decatur, AL Metro Area is $117,900, and the homeownership rate is 72.9%. Most people in Decatur, AL Metro Area commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Decatur, AL Metro Area is 2 cars per household.
Decatur, AL Metro Area is a metropolitan statistical area countaining Morgan County, AL and Lawrence County, AL and the census places Decatur, AL; Hartselle, AL; and Moulton, AL.