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County Details
County #095: Marshall MSA: Area of State: North Central
Communities: Albertville
Population and Income Estimates
  County 15-mile Radius 30-mile Radius 45-mile Radius
2010 Census
93,019 103,959 366,217 941,166
2016 Estimate
94,703 106,218 376,725 980,259
2021 Projection
95,620 107,511 384,135 1,008,154
2016 Est. Median Household Income
$37,888 $37,807 $42,560 $46,411
2016 Est. Median Age
39 39 41 40

Source: ESRI. Note: Portions of the Data or Maps include the intellectual property of Esri and its licensors and are used under license. Copyright © 2016 Esri and its licensors. All rights reserved.
County Labor Analysis
2016 Labor Force
County Civilian Labor Force Employment Unemployment Unemployment Rate
Marshall 12,586 11,741 845 6.7%
2014 Workforce Commuting Patterns
There are 16,247 county residents working in the county and 17,433 working outside of the county. Additionally, there are a total of 16,141 residents living outside of Marshall county that commute to jobs within the county.
Top Five Counties Receiving Workers
1. Marshall   2. Madison   3. Jefferson
4. Etowah   5. Morgan
Top Five Counties Sending Workers
1. Marshall   2. Etowah   3. DeKalb
4. Madison   5. Cullman

Source: US Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics; U.S.Census Bureau, Center for Economic Studies, LEHD Origin-Destination Employment Statistics (LODES) , OnTheMap application.
County Employment by Industry
Total: 34,831
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting: **
Mining: **
Utilities: 111
Construction: 951
Manufacturing: 10,808
Wholesale Trade: 1,275
Retail Trade: 4,704
Transportation and Warehousing: 903
Information: 385
Finance and Insurance: 886
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing: 349
Professional and Technical Services: 566
Management of Companies and Enterprises: 354
Administrative and Waste Services: 1,158
Educational Services: 49
Health Care and Social Assistance: 2,361
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation: 121
Accommodation and Food Services: 3,150
Other Services (except public administration): 526
Total Federal Government: 264
Total State Government: 565
Total Local Government: 5,145
 
County Wage by Industry
Total: $1,171,339,677
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting: **
Mining: **
Utilities: $6,713,604
Construction: $35,686,309
Manufacturing: $375,217,649
Wholesale Trade: $53,446,745
Retail Trade: $117,628,190
Transportation and Warehousing: $39,013,074
Information: $18,078,756
Finance and Insurance: $43,621,775
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing: $7,690,923
Professional and Technical Services: $28,391,638
Management of Companies and Enterprises: $39,513,980
Administrative and Waste Services: $27,177,417
Educational Services: $757,336
Health Care and Social Assistance: $85,070,763
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation: $2,228,249
Accommodation and Food Services: $41,114,918
Other Services (except public administration): $14,074,335
Total Federal Government: $16,324,414
Total State Government: $17,672,536
Total Local Government: $192,012,627
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages, 2015 annual averages.. Note: **Data do not meet BLS or state agency disclosure standards
Major Employers in Marshall County
AlaTrade Foods, LLCFurther Processed Poultry Products1,275
Marshall Medical CentersCounty Hospital System1,200
Tyson Foods, Inc.Processed Poultry1,088
Pilgrim's PrideProcessed Poultry1,033
Albertville Quality FoodsFurther Processed Poultry Products900
Wayne FarmsProcessed Poultry890
TS Tech AlabamaAutomotive Seats700
Mueller Co.Fire Hydrants450
Mitchell Grocery CorporationGrocery Warehouse and Distribution300
Colormasters, LLCPrinted Plastic Bags For Packaging278
Major Manufacturing Employers in Marshall County
AlaTrade Foods, LLCFurther Processed Poultry Products1,275
Tyson Foods, Inc.Processed Poultry1,088
Pilgrim's PrideProcessed Poultry1,033
Albertville Quality FoodsFurther Processed Poultry Products900
Wayne FarmsProcessed Poultry890
TS Tech AlabamaAutomotive Seats700
Mueller CompanyFire Hydrants450
Progress Rail ServicesRecondition Railroad Equipment300
Colormasters, LLCPrinted Plastic Bags For Packaging278
Newman Technology of AlabamaAutomotive Components250
Source: Local economic development contacts
Education
2016 County Population 25 Plus by Education Attainment
Graduate/Professional Degree:   6.1%
Bachelors Degree: 10.6%
Associates Degree: 8.4%
Some College, No Degree: 20.4%
High School Graduate/GED: 33.5%
9-12th Grade (No Diploma): 11.4%
Less than 9th Grade: 9.8%

Source: ESRI. Note: Portions of the Data or Maps include the intellectual property of Esri and its licensors and are used under license. Copyright © 2016 Esri and its licensors. All rights reserved.
Colleges and Universities
Snead State Community College - Boaz, AL

Source: Alabama Commission on Higher Education. Note: Information on Alabama’s two and four year colleges can be found on the Commission’s website http://www.ache.state.al.us/Colleges&Universities/InstitutionalMap.htm


School Systems
Albertville City
Arab City
Boaz City
Guntersville City
Marshall County

Source: Alabama Department of Education; www.alsde.edu. Note: Detailed information on Alabama’s public school systems and individual schools can be accessed on the Alabama Department of Education website; http://www.alsde.edu/Home/Reports/ReportsBySite.aspx
Taxes
2015 County Profile General Tax Structure
Ad Valorem Tax     Alabama has a state property tax rate of 6.5 mills (3 mills for education). Both county and city can levy property tax. All real and personal business property is assessed at 20% of fair market value.

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Other Business Related Taxes County (Outside Incorporated Areas) State
State Tax General Rate: 1.0% 4.0%
Use Tax General Rate: 1.0% 4.0%
Sales Tax on Machinery: 1.0% 1.5%
Use Tax on Machinery: 0.0% 1.5%
Source: Alabama Department of Revenue; www.ador.state.al.us. Note: Information on business-related taxes is available on the Alabama Department of Revenue website at www.ador.state.al.us. Construction materials are taxed at the general rate. Inventories and goods-in-process are not taxed.
Transportation
Interstates in County: I-22      
Federal Highways in County: US-231       US-431      
Railroads Serving County: CSX Transportation      

Source: Alabama Department of Transportation Intermodal Division, www.dot.state.al.us

Commercial Air Service General Aviation Service
Nearest commerical air service: Huntsville Int'l Airport-Carl T Jones Field Nearest general aviation facility: Albertville Regional Airport
Huntsville, AL Albertville, AL

Source: EDPA Survey of Commercial Airports; Alabama Department of Transportation Aeronautics Bureau; www.dot.state.al.us; Airnav.com