Coaling is located close to the center of Alabama. Coaling is part of Tuscaloosa County. Coaling has 5.02 square miles of land area and 0.07 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Coaling population is 1,778, which has grown 59.46% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 8.33% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Coaling median household income is $61,648 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 35.01% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 27.47% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Coaling median house value is $143,900 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 47.59% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 45.48% and is about the same as the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Coaling is better than the state average in quality. The Coaling area code is 205.