Tuscaloosa Information

Tuscaloosa Information

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

General Tuscaloosa Information

State: Alabama

County: Tuscaloosa County

Close cities: Duncanville, AL, Coker, AL, Peterson, AL, Coaling, AL, Holt, AL, Moundville, AL, Fosters, AL, Northport, AL, Cottondale, AL, Buhl, AL, Brookwood, AL

Tuscaloosa Population (census data)
Total 88,722 (+10.6% since 2000)
Male 42,229 (47.6%)
Female 46,493 (52.4%)

Population Density: 1,578 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 90.1 (US Avg is 100)

Tuscaloosa Elevation: 227 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1819

Land Area: 56.2 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,616

Zip Codes: 35485, 35406, 35404, 35402, 35405, 35487, 35486, 35401, 35407, and 35403.

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Tuscaloosa Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (53.5%)
  • Black (42.7%)
  • Hispanic (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Other race (0.6%)
  • Chinese (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (8.1%)
  • United States (7.4%)
  • Irish (7.0%)
  • German (5.7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.3%)
  • Scottish (1.9%)
Foriegn Born: 1,967 people (2.2%)
  • Asia (48.0%)
  • Latin America (28.0%)
  • Europe (24.0%)

Local Tuscaloosa Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, Atlanta Falcons
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks, , Memphis Grizzlies
NHL Hockey: , Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: University of Alabama, University of Alabama, Samford University, Birmingham-Southern College

Tuscaloosa School Information

High Schools
Central High School (1715 MLK Jr. Boulevard, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35401 - Tuscaloosa City School District District)
Hillcrest High School (300 Patriot Parkway, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35405 - Tuscaloosa County District)
Northridge High School (2901 Northridge Road, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35406 - Tuscaloosa City School District District)
Middle Schools
Hillcrest Middle School (401 Hillcrest School Road, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35405 - Tuscaloosa County District)
Tuscaloosa Middle School (315 McFarland Boulevard E, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35404 - Tuscaloosa City School District District)
Westlawn Middle School (2800 Martin L King Jr Boulevard, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35401 - Tuscaloosa City School District District)
Elementary Schools
Alberta Elementary School (2700 University Boulevard E, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35404 - Tuscaloosa City School District District)
Arcadia Elementary School (3740 Arcadia Drive, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35404 - Tuscaloosa City School District District)
Englewood Elementary School (10300 Old Greensboro Road, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35405 - Tuscaloosa County District)
Martin L King Junior Elementary School (2430 Martin L King Jr Boulevard, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35401 - Tuscaloosa City School District District)
Northington Elementary School (1300 21st Street E, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35404 - Tuscaloosa City School District District)
Rock Quarry Elementary School (2000 Rock Quarry Drive, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35406 - Tuscaloosa City School District District)
Skyland Elementary School (408 Skyland Boulevard East, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35405 - Tuscaloosa City School District District)
Verner Elementary School (2701 N Ridge Road, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35406 - Tuscaloosa City School District District)
Woodland Forrest Elementary School (6001 E Hargrove Road, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35405 - Tuscaloosa City School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Central Primary School (1510 30th Avenue, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35401 - Tuscaloosa City School District District)
Oak Hill School (2501 Hargrove Road E, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35405 - Tuscaloosa City School District District)
Oakdale Primary School (5001 25th Street, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35401 - Tuscaloosa City School District District)
Taylorville Primary School (350 Bobby Miller Parkway, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35405 - Tuscaloosa County District)
University Place Montessori School (2000 First Avenue, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35401 - Tuscaloosa City School District District)

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