The unemployment rate in Tuscaloosa Metro Area is 3.7% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Tuscaloosa Metro Area jobs have increased by 1.9%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Tuscaloosa Metro Area's cost of living is 19.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
October, May and April are the most pleasant months in the Tuscaloosa metro area, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, the Tuscaloosa metro area remained strongly Republican, 55.8% to 42.9%. More Voting Stats
Tuscaloosa Metro Area's population is 253,211 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 6.8%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 23.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Tuscaloosa Metro Area is Real Estate: $180,300
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.3%.
Tuscaloosa Metro Area public schools spend $11,198 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.9 students per teacher in Tuscaloosa Metro Area. More Education