• Overview of Alabama county data including demographics, home prices, rent, purchasing power, and crime.
  • Alabama Cost of Living Breakdown: Utilities (energy, water, internet, gas), phone, and subscriptions.
  • Alabama Crime Statistics: Population, Overall Crime Rate, Breakdown by Violent & Non-Violent Crimes
  • Job growth rate, unemployment rate, job openings, average wage, and labor force participation
  • State, local, and combined sales tax rates
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Overview of Alabama

Homes in Alabama are priced below average at $216,637, and a dollar buys you more than in many states ($114.20 value). However, Alabama has a high property crime rate of 17.39 incidents per 1,000 people.

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Compared to the national average, Alabama the difference in median home prices is -37.72% – positive being higher than the national average, negative being lower. The difference in the value of $100 is 10.55% – positive meaning you can buy more with $100, negative meaning less.

Average rent disparity compared to the national average is -20.87% and property crime is -8.07%.

Cost of Living in Alabama

The average monthly cost of living expenses in Alabama including: energy, internet, phone bills and miscellaneous expenses.

Crime in Alabama

Typical crime rates in Alabama including: Crime Rate Per 100k Residents, Violent Crime Per 100k Residents, and Non-Violent Crime Per 100k Residents.

Jobs in Alabama

Key job metrics including: Unemployment Rate, Average Wage, and Labor Force Participation.

Taxes in Alabama

Tax rates including: state, local, and combined sales tax rate.

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