Madison County, Alabama 

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Population

353,213

+9.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.5%

Median Income

$58,203

Median Home Price

$170,400

Best Places to Live in Madison County, Alabama

Mid-sized city - Extreme northern Alabama, 15 miles south of Tennessee border. May, October and September are the most pleasant months in Madison County, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Strong economy
-Low unemployment
-Educated population
Cons
-Isolation
-Infrastructure
-Hot, humid summers

Local Listings in Madison
 $459,900 
381 A Smith Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 3306 SqFt
 $399,900 
225 SW Island Reserve Cir
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3125 SqFt
 $575,000 
1625 Hobbs Island Rd SE
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1675 SqFt

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.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Alabama
County: Madison County
Metro Area: Huntsville
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Huntsville, Madison, 12 total
Zip Codes: 35758, 35810, 35811, 35803, 35801, 35749, 35802, 35805, 35806, 35763, 22 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 644 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Madison County is 3.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Madison County jobs have increased by 3.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Madison County's cost of living is 10.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Madison County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and September are the most pleasant months in Madison County, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Madison county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Madison County's population is 353,213 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 9.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Madison County is $170,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Madison County public schools spend $10,609 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17 students per teacher in Madison County. More Education


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Housing Market in Madison

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Reviews for Madison   1 Reviews
With the world to choose from, we CHOSE Huntsville - 2/23/2019
When my husband and I were retiring from the military, we CHOSE Huntsville and the Madison County area as our final home place and sure enough, it's been the best move... Read More

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ZIP CODES IN MADISON COUNTY, ALABAMA
35758, 35810, 35811, 35803, 35801, 35749, 35802, 35805, 35806, 35763, 22 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN MADISON
$459,900
381 A Smith Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$399,900
225 SW Island Reserve Cir
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$575,000
1625 Hobbs Island Rd SE
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$125,900
325 Counter Point Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$640,000
152 Anchorage Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$265,900
2504 SW Celia Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$389,900
314 Cedar Trail Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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