Trussville, AL

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Population

21,145

1.31% growth

Median Age

39.7


Median Household Income

$87,418

3.82% growth

Poverty Rate

5.2%


Number of Employees

10,382

1.56% decline

Median Property Value

$235,700

0.942% growth

About

In 2017, Trussville, AL had a population of 21.1k people with a median age of 39.7 and a median household income of $87,418. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Trussville, AL grew from 20,872 to 21,145, a 1.31% increase and its median household income grew from $84,198 to $87,418, a 3.82% increase.

The population of Trussville, AL is 88.7% White Alone, 5.79% Black or African American Alone, and 2.2% Two or More Races. N/A% of the people in Trussville, AL speak a non-English language, and 99.7% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Trussville, AL is $235,700, and the homeownership rate is 89.1%. Most people in Trussville, AL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Trussville, AL is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Trussville, AL employs 10.4k people. The largest industries in Trussville, AL are Health Care & Social Assistance (2,005 people), Manufacturing (1,102 people), and Retail Trade (952 people), and the highest paying industries are Information ($70,819), Utilities ($69,779), and Manufacturing ($69,000).

Median household income in Trussville, AL is $87,418. Males in Trussville, AL have an average income that is 1.44 times higher than the average income of females, which is $40,615. The income inequality in Trussville, AL (measured using the Gini index) is 0.46, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$87,418

2017 value

± $8,092

3.82%

1 Year Growth

± 12.2%

Households in Trussville, AL have a median annual income of $87,418, which is more than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $84,198 in 2016, which represents a 3.82% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$58,549

Average Male Salary

± $1,465

$40,615

Average Female Salary

± $997

In 2017, full-time male employees in Alabama made 1.44 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $58,018 ± $10,489

  2. White

    $47,885 ± $1,063

  3. American Indian and Alaska Native tribes specified; or American Indian or Alaska Native, not specified and no other races

    $45,909 ± $38,465

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Alabama workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.21 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Trussville, AL is from Alabama.

0.46

2017 Wage GINI

0.458

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Alabama was 0.46 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.343% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Alabama was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Alabama in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 111.09

  2. N/A

  3. N/A

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Trussville, AL was Census Tract 111.09 with a value of $79,605, followed by N/A and N/A, with respective values of N/A and N/A.

The following map shows all of the places in Trussville, AL colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 35 - 44

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

5.2% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Trussville, AL (1.09k out of 21k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 35 - 44, followed by Males < 5 and then Females 6 - 11.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    925 ± 256

  2. Black

    101 ± 127

  3. Two Or More

    65 ± 113

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Trussville, AL is White, followed by Black and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

10.4k

2017 Value

± 686

-1.56%

1 Year decline

± 9.47%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Trussville, AL declined at a rate of -1.56%, from 10.5k employees to 10.4k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Trussville, AL, are Sales & Related Occupations (1,516 people), Management Occupations (1,362 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,166 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Trussville, AL.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Trussville, AL, by number of employees, are Sales & Related Occupations (1,516 people), Management Occupations (1,362 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,166 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Trussville, AL has an unusually high number of residents working as Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations (2.42 times higher than expected), Life, Physical, & Social Science Occupations (1.94 times), and Business & Financial Operations Occupations (1.43 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Trussville, AL, by median earnings, are Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($92,411), Management Occupations ($84,128), and Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($81,429).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

10.4k

2017 Value

± 686

-1.56%

1 Year decline

± 9.47%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Trussville, AL declined at a rate of -1.56%, from 10.5k employees to 10.4k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Trussville, AL, are Health Care & Social Assistance (2,005 people), Manufacturing (1,102 people), and Retail Trade (952 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Trussville, AL, though some of these residents may live in Trussville, AL and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Trussville, AL, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (2,005 people), Manufacturing (1,102 people), and Retail Trade (952 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Trussville, AL has an unusually high number of Utilities (2.82 times higher than expected), Wholesale Trade (2.17 times), and Health Care & Social Assistance (1.39 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Trussville, AL, by median earnings, are Information ($70,819), Utilities ($69,779), and Manufacturing ($69,000).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Alabama to other states, or from other states to Alabama.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $40.7B

  2. $28B

  3. $21.5B

In 2015, the top outbound Alabama product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $40.7B, followed by Mixed freight ($28B) and Coal-n.e.c. ($21.5B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Alabama products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$243B

2015 Value

$367B

Projected 2045 Value

50.7% growth

In 2015, total outbound Alabama trade was $243B. This is expected to increase 50.7% to $367B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Alabama trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Alabama to other states, or from other states to Alabama.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $25.3B

  2. $16.7B

  3. $14.5B

In 2015, the top outbound Alabama domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Georgia with $25.3B, followed by Florida with $16.7B and Tennessee and $14.5B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Alabama shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

98% of the population of Trussville, AL has health coverage, with 64.6% on employee plans, 3.53% on Medicaid, 12.9% on Medicare, 14.9% on non-group plans, and 2.09% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of Trussville, AL was $7,281 in 2014. This is a 4.07% increase from the previous year ($6,996).

Primary care physicians in Trussville, AL see 1535 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.1% decrease from the previous year (1552 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 2139 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1185 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Greene County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (21.1%). Additionally, Macon County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (47.8%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,535 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Alabama see an average of 1,535 patients per year. This represents a 1.1% decrease from the previous year (1,552 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Alabama in comparison to neighboring states.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$7,281

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$3,641

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$5,042

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$10,267

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Alabama (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.07%, from $6,996 to $7,281.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

2.03%

Uninsured

64.6%

Employer Coverage

3.53%

Medicaid

12.9%

Medicare

14.9%

Non-Group

2.09%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Trussville, AL declined by 21.6% from 2.58% to 2.03%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Trussville, AL changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 21.1% prevalence

  2. 20.9% prevalence

  3. 20.4% prevalence

Greene County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Alabama, at 21.1%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Alabama by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Trussville, AL is home to a population of 21.1k people, from which 99.7% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of Trussville, AL residents were born outside of the country (438 people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Trussville, AL is composed of 18.8k White Alone residents (88.7%), 1.22k Black or African American Alone residents (5.79%), 466 Two or More Races residents (2.2%), 380 Asian Alone residents (1.8%), 229 Hispanic or Latino residents (1.08%), 84 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.397%), 9 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.0426%), and 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Trussville, AL are N/A.

Age

Age by Nativity

40

Median Native-Born Age

± 2.1

35

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 11.5

In 2017, the median age of all people in Trussville, AL was 39.7. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 40, were generally older than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 35. But people in Trussville, AL are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Trussville, AL residents was 39.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

2017 Foreign-Born Population

  1. N/A%

    438 people

  2. N/A%

    N/A people

As of 2017, N/A% of Trussville, AL residents (438 people) were born outside of the United States, which is approximately the same as the national average of 13.7%. In 2017, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Trussville, AL was N/A%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    51,837 ± 5,560 people

  2. Guatemala

    11,080 ± 2,581 people

  3. India

    9,229 ± 2,356 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Alabama was Mexico, the natal country of 51,837 Alabama residents, followed by Guatemala with 11,080 and India with 9,229.

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Citizenship

99.7%

2017 Citizenship

99.7%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 99.7% of Trussville, AL residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Trussville, AL was 99.7%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    18.8k ± 462

  2. Black or African American Alone

    1.22k ± 310

  3. Two or More Races

    466 ± 237

In 2017, there were 15.3 times more White Alone residents (18.8k people) in Trussville, AL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.22k Black or African American Alone and 466 Two or More Races residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Trussville, AL as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

  2. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

  3. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

N/A% of Trussville, AL citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is approximately the same as the national average of 21.8%. In N/A, the most common non-English language spoken in Trussville, AL was N/A. N/A% of the overall population of Trussville, AL are native N/A speakers. N/A% speak N/A and N/A% speak N/A, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    369 ± 114

  2. Korea

    174 ± 79

  3. Gulf War (2001-)

    122 ± 71

Trussville, AL has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.12 times greater than any other conflict.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Trussville, AL was $235,700 in 2017, which is 1.08 times larger than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $233,500 to $235,700, a 0.942% increase. The homeownership rate in Trussville, AL is 89.1%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Trussville, AL have an average commute time of 26.4 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Trussville, AL is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$87,418

Median Household Income

± $8,092

7.53k

Number of Households

± 553

In 2017, the median household income of the 7.53k households in Trussville, AL grew to $87,418 from the previous year's value of $84,198.

The following chart displays the households in Trussville, AL distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $100k - $125k range.

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Housing

Property Value

$235,700

2017 Median

± $6,843

$233,500

2016 Median

± $5,715

In 2017, the median property value in Trussville, AL grew to to $235,700 from the previous year's value of $233,500.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Trussville, AL compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Trussville, AL the largest share of households have a property value in the $200k - $250k range.

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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Trussville, AL distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Trussville, AL the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

89.1%

2017 Homeownership

88.4%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 89.1% of the housing units in Trussville, AL were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 88.4%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Trussville, AL compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Trussville, AL distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Trussville, AL have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Commute Time

26.4 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Trussville, AL have a longer commute time (26.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 1.42% of the workforce in Trussville, AL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    89.1%

  2. Carpooled

    6.5%

  3. Worked At Home

    2.6%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Trussville, AL was Drove Alone (89.1%), followed by those who Carpooled (6.5%) and those who Worked At Home (2.6%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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