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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
2017 Estimate
94,664 106,624 375,995 981,827
2022 Projection
95,607 108,106 382,217 1,007,698
2016 Est. Median Household Income
$38,965 $38,912 $44,821 $49,288
2016 Est. Median Age
39 38 41 40

Source: ESRI. Note: Radius data is from county seat. Portions of the Data or Maps include the intellectual property of Esri and its licensors and are used under license. Copyright © 2017 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: 35,821
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting: **
Mining: **
Utilities: 115
Construction: 982
Manufacturing: 11,338
Wholesale Trade: 1,275
Retail Trade: 4,800
Transportation and Warehousing: 900
Information: 365
Finance and Insurance: 897
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing: 338
Professional and Technical Services: 540
Management of Companies and Enterprises: 366
Administrative and Waste Services: 1,205
Educational Services: 46
Health Care and Social Assistance: 2,419
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation: 219
Accommodation and Food Services: 3,263
Other Services (except public administration): 550
Total Federal Government: 271
Total State Government: 547
Total Local Government: 5,171
 
County Wage by Industry
Total: $1,228,363,467
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting: **
Mining: **
Utilities: $7,657,970
Construction: $38,497,512
Manufacturing: $405,173,693
Wholesale Trade: $54,866,894
Retail Trade: $124,738,823
Transportation and Warehousing: $37,962,712
Information: $17,687,600
Finance and Insurance: $46,133,777
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing: $7,908,972
Professional and Technical Services: $27,466,023
Management of Companies and Enterprises: $35,270,734
Administrative and Waste Services: $28,822,245
Educational Services: $636,831
Health Care and Social Assistance: $90,793,633
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation: $3,017,963
Accommodation and Food Services: $43,932,722
Other Services (except public administration): $15,234,600
Total Federal Government: $16,661,947
Total State Government: $17,530,650
Total Local Government: $196,905,618
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages, 2016 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
2017 County Population 25 Plus by Education Attainment
Graduate/Professional Degree:   6.0%
Bachelors Degree: 11.5%
Associates Degree: 8.5%
Some College, No Degree: 20.6%
High School Graduate/GED: 32.1%
9-12th Grade (No Diploma): 12.4%
Less than 9th Grade: 8.9%

Source: ESRI. Note: Portions of the Data or Maps include the intellectual property of Esri and its licensors and are used under license. Copyright © 2017 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
2017 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