What you need to know about Decatur, AL

Decatur is located in Morgan County, Alabama. The population is 64% White, 20% Black, 1% Asian and 1% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 3% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 12% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $42,867 and the median home value is $123,500. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Decatur, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Decatur has a Walk Score ® of 24.
Top 10 Fall Foliage Cities 2010

Housing

Homes Owned 61.60%
61.60% Complete
Homes Rented 38.40%
38.40% Complete

Real Estate

In Decatur, Alabama


Ready to move to Decatur? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Decatur.

Median Home Price

$123,500
Lower than the state average

Schools

In Decatur, Alabama


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Decatur rates.

Median Household Income

$42,867
Lower than the national average

Business

In Decatur, Alabama


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Decatur.

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

Health

In Decatur, Alabama


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Decatur.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 23%
23% Complete
Graduated High School 81%
81% Complete

Decatur, AL's Livability Rankings

Top 10 Fall Foliage Cities 2010