|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Gardendale is 16,444. Gardendale, Alabama is the 2,206th largest city in the US.
Gardendale is located entirely in Jefferson County.
The current population of Gardendale (16,444) is it's peak population.
Gardendale has grown 38.8% since the 2000. Gardendale, Alabama is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 78% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Gardendale has a population density of 616.2 people per square mile.
|2201||Stallings, North Carolina||16,481||128.7%|
|2203||Fairview Heights, Illinois||16,474||9.8%|
|2210||Country Club Hills, Illinois||16,407||1.3%|
The total voting age population of Gardendale, Alabama, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 10,524. The voting age population is 46.0% male and 54.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.7% of the residents of Gardendale are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Gardendale are 86.0% White, 9.7% Black, 2.0% Other, 1.8% Asian, 0.5% Two or more races and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 2.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Gardendale, 9.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 8.4%. On a per-household basis, 6.0% of families are below the poverty line in Gardendale.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.2% of Gardendale residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.2% of Gardendale residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 29.4% have a bachelor's degree and 10.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Gardendale residents aged 5 and older, 3.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Gardendale is 4.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Gardendale, 15.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Gardendale is $72,351.
In Gardendale, 82.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 17.8% of housing units in Gardendale.
Of all the housing units in Gardendale, 2.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Gardendale, 29.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,700 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Gardendale is $909.
In Gardendale, 86.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.