Gadsden Information

Gadsden Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Gadsden, AL

General Gadsden Information

State: Alabama

County: Etowah County

Close cities: Attalla, AL, Southside, AL, Gadsden, AL, Rainbow City, AL, Glencoe, AL, Hokes Bluff, AL, Ridgeville, AL, Reece City, AL

Gadsden Population (census data)
Total 36,936 (-4.8% since 2000)
Male 16,994 (46.0%)
Female 19,942 (54.0%)

Population Density: 1,027 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.5 (US Avg is 100)

Gadsden Elevation: 554 feet above sea level

Land Area: 36.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $27,584

Zip Codes: 35903, 35905, 35904, 35902, 35907, 35901, and 35906.

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Gadsden Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (61.6%)
  • Black (34.0%)
  • Hispanic (2.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Other race (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (19.2%)
  • Irish (6.7%)
  • English (6.6%)
  • German (3.5%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.6%)
  • Scottish (1.3%)
Foriegn Born: 1,018 people (2.8%)
  • Latin America (77.3%)
  • Asia (22.7%)

Gadsden School Information

High Schools
Emma Sansom High School (2210 W Meighan Boulevard, Gadsden, AL, 35904 - Gadsden City School District District)
Etowah County Alternative High School (600 Valley Street, Gadsden, AL, 35902 - Etowah County District)
Gadsden High School (607 South 12th Street, Gadsden, AL, 35901 - Gadsden City School District District)
Gaston High School (4550 U.S. Highway 411, Gadsden, AL, 35901 - Etowah County District)
Litchfield High School (1109 Hoke Street, Gadsden, AL, 35903 - Gadsden City School District District)
Middle Schools
Cory Middle School (715 Raley Street, Gadsden, AL, 35903 - Gadsden City School District District)
Disque Middle School (612 Tracy Street, Gadsden, AL, 35901 - Gadsden City School District District)
General Forrest Middle School (2000 W Meighan Boulevard, Gadsden, AL, 35904 - Gadsden City School District District)
Elementary Schools
Donehoo Elementary School (1109 E Broad Street, Gadsden, AL, 35903 - Gadsden City School District District)
Eura Brown Elementary School (1231 Alcott Road, Gadsden, AL, 35901 - Gadsden City School District District)
George W Floyd Elementary School (601 Black Creek Road, Gadsden, AL, 35904 - Gadsden City School District District)
Highland Elementary School (3156 Tabor Road, Gadsden, AL, 35904 - Etowah County District)
Mitchell Elementary School (1501 Noccalula Road, Gadsden, AL, 35901 - Gadsden City School District District)
Oscar W Adams Elementary School (919 Raley Street, Gadsden, AL, 35903 - Gadsden City School District District)
Ray Thompson Elementary School (236 Goldenrod Avenue, Gadsden, AL, 35901 - Gadsden City School District District)
Striplin Elementary School (600 Cleveland Avenue, Gadsden, AL, 35901 - Gadsden City School District District)
Walnut Park Elementary School (3200 Walnut Street, Gadsden, AL, 35901 - Gadsden City School District District)

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