The unemployment rate in Alabama is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Alabama jobs have increased by 1.8%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Alabama's cost of living is 17.7% 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 state of Alabama, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Alabama remained overwhelmingly Republican, 62.0% to 36.6%. More Voting Stats
Alabama's population is 4,921,532 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 2.9%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 24.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Alabama is Real Estate: $165,200
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.9%.
Alabama public schools spend $10,006 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.4 students per teacher in Alabama. More Education