Madison, Alabama 

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Population

46,962

215% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.9%

Median Income

$92,965

Avg. Home Price

$214,500

Best Places to Live in Madison, Alabama

Mid-sized city - Extreme northern Alabama, 15 miles south of Tennessee border
Pros
-Strong economy
-Low unemployment
-Educated population
Cons
-Isolation
-Infrastructure
-Hot, humid summers

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What Bert Has To Say About Huntsville Metro Area

Huntsville is a surprising and up-and-coming research, technology and high-tech manufacturing center in extreme north Alabama. It is known as the “Space Capital of America,” a role that started in the 1940’s when a U.S. senator brought famed German scientists, including Dr. Wernher von Braun, to a local U.S. Army arsenal to continue their work.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Alabama
County: Madison County
Metro Area: Huntsville Metro Area
City: Madison
Zip Codes: 35758 35756
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 644 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Madison is 4.9% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Madison jobs have increased by 0.55%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Madison's cost of living is 1.10% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Madison's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Madison's population is 46,962 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 215.10%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 5 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Madison is $214,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.37%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Madison public schools spend $9,784 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.1 students per teacher in Madison. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Madison

It's a good time to buy in Madison. Home Appreciation is up 5.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Madison Real Estate.

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Reviews for Madison   10 Reviews
No Southern Hospitality Here - 2/1/2017
Low crime. Traffic not too bad even during peak times. Covert classim and racism. A stick with our own mentality. Not very diverse primarily just blacks and whites.... Read More

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Madison is nice for raising a family, but gets bor - 1/10/2017
Madison is nice. The schools are excellent, which is why we chose to live here. The job market is good for anyone with an engineering degree or ex military, but for... Read More

Madison is a nice place to live - 4/12/2015
We moved her about three years and we like it. Traffic on 565 isn't too bad except for rush hour, which is expected that time of day. The Madison city schools are... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN MADISON, ALABAMA
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