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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
93,019 103,959 366,164 940,458
2018 Estimate
95,117 107,057 377,277 986,393
2023 Projection
96,515 108,886 383,798 1,012,737
2018 Est. Median Household Income
$40,351 $40,251 $46,269 $50,691
2018 Est. Median Age
40 39 42 40

Source: ESRI. Note: Radius data is from county seat. Portions of the Data 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
2017 Labor Force
County Civilian Labor Force Employment Unemployment Unemployment Rate
Marshall 42,108 40,506 1,602 3.8%
2015 Workforce Commuting Patterns
There are 17,346 county residents working in the county and 17,153 working outside of the county. Additionally, there are a total of 15,951 residents living outside of Marshall county that commute to jobs within the county.
Top Five Counties Receiving Workers
1. Madison    2. Jefferson    3. Etowah
4. Morgan    5. DeKalb
Top Five Counties Sending Workers
1. Etowah    2. DeKalb    3. Madison
4. Cullman    5. Blount

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: 36,538
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting: **
Mining: **
Utilities: 113
Construction: 1,053
Manufacturing: 11,712
Wholesale Trade: 1,273
Retail Trade: 1,273
Transportation and Warehousing: 899
Information: 383
Finance and Insurance: 808
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing: 333
Professional and Technical Services: 543
Management of Companies and Enterprises: 360
Administrative and Waste Services: 1,355
Educational Services: 34
Health Care and Social Assistance: 2,457
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation: 195
Accommodation and Food Services: 3,371
Other Services (except public administration): 568
Total Federal Government: 278
Total State Government: 598
Total Local Government: 5,218
 
County Wage by Industry
Total: $1,281,811,049
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting: **
Mining: **
Utilities: $7,430,919
Construction: $41,579,560
Manufacturing: $436,462,426
Wholesale Trade: $56,649,358
Retail Trade: $56,649,358
Transportation and Warehousing: $38,650,061
Information: $18,623,153
Finance and Insurance: $38,576,794
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing: $8,269,566
Professional and Technical Services: $28,729,289
Management of Companies and Enterprises: $30,301,093
Administrative and Waste Services: $33,372,082
Educational Services: $490,568
Health Care and Social Assistance: $97,113,989
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation: $3,057,998
Accommodation and Food Services: $46,375,086
Other Services (except public administration): $16,481,355
Total Federal Government: $17,208,660
Total State Government: $19,493,559
Total Local Government: $203,980,191
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages, 2017 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
2018 County Population 25 Plus by Education Attainment
Graduate/Professional Degree:   6.2%
Bachelors Degree: 11.2%
Associates Degree: 8.6%
Some College, No Degree: 21.8%
High School Graduate/GED: 31.5%
9-12th Grade (No Diploma): 12.1%
Less than 9th Grade: 8.6%

Source: ESRI. Note: Portions of the Data 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://http://www.ache.state.al.us/Content/CollegesUniversities/AlaInstitutionMap.aspx


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: 1.00% 4.00%
Use Tax General Rate: 1.00% 4.00%
Sales Tax on Machinery: 1.00% 1.50%
Use Tax on Machinery: 0.00% 1.50%
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