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-College-town amenities
-Strong economy


-Summer heat and humidity
-Educational attainment

What Bert Has To Say About Tuscaloosa Metro Area

Tuscaloosa is home to the University of Alabama, a large quality institution known among other things for its sports programs, notably football’s “Crimson Tide.” The city has a strong college-town character with the usual entertainment and cultural amenities. For such a college town, the economy has always been fairly diverse, but more recently, the arrival of a Mercedes-Benz plant has done a lot for the city’s economy as well as its image. As found elsewhere in the South, the new auto plant not only brings direct employment but also supports smaller businesses, further strengthening the economy, and that pattern is evident in the strong job statistics.


College town - West-central Alabama along I-20/I-59, 60 miles west of Birmingham See Local Real Estate
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City: Tuscaloosa
Zip Codes: 35405, 35401, ... 6 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 160 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Tuscaloosa

    The unemployment rate in Tuscaloosa is 8.00 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Tuscaloosa jobs have Increased by 1.51 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Tuscaloosa's cost of living is 4.90% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Tuscaloosa's Cost of Living
    Tuscaloosa's population is 98,332 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 26.46 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Tuscaloosa is $144,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.85%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Tuscaloosa public schools spend $13,544 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.3 students per teacher in Tuscaloosa. Learn more...

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good place to live

university of Alabama home town .It have greet football... (Read More)



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