Population Demographics for Bessemer, Alabama in 2020, 2019



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population27,456100
Black or African American19,54671
White6,66924
Hispanic or Latino1,1134
Some Other Race8583
Two or More Races242Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population12,82914,62727,456
Black or African American8,88810,65819,546
White3,2573,4126,669
Hispanic or Latino6554581,113
Some Other Race517341858
Two or More Races103139242

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Bessemer

 
Total Population:27,456
Male Population:12,829
Female Population:14,627

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Bessemer

 
Both sexes38
Male34
Female41

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Bessemer

 
Total Population:26,585
Male Population:12,321
Under 5 years:967
5 to 9 years:1,011
10 to 14 years:954
15 to 17 years:563
18 and 19 years:357
20 years:161
21 years:190
22 to 24 years:508
25 to 29 years:835
30 to 34 years:729
35 to 39 years:686
40 to 44 years:749
45 to 49 years:758
50 to 54 years:920
55 to 59 years:894
60 and 61 years:304
62 to 64 years:366
65 and 66 years:211
67 to 69 years:243
70 to 74 years:322
75 to 79 years:250
80 to 84 years:191
85 years and over:152
Female Population:14,264
Under 5 years:993
5 to 9 years:941
10 to 14 years:838
15 to 17 years:511
18 and 19 years:362
20 years:150
21 years:155
22 to 24 years:566
25 to 29 years:955
30 to 34 years:880
35 to 39 years:754
40 to 44 years:807
45 to 49 years:960
50 to 54 years:1,111
55 to 59 years:1,085
60 and 61 years:362
62 to 64 years:482
65 and 66 years:263
67 to 69 years:336
70 to 74 years:483
75 to 79 years:440
80 to 84 years:414
85 years and over:416

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Bessemer

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Bessemer

 
Total:10,711
Family led homes:6,972
Husband-wife family:3,201
Other family:3,771
Population of male led with no wife present:591
Population female led with no husband present:3,180
Population of Nonfamily homes:3,739
Population living alone:3,305
Population not living alone:434

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Bessemer with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:10,711
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:3,541
Population of family homes:3,512
Husband-wife family:1,256
Under 6 years only:288
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:296
6 to 17 years only:672
Other family:2,256
Male householder, no wife present:241
Under 6 years only:72
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:36
6 to 17 years only:133
Female led with no husband present:2,015
Under 6 years only:486
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:513
6 to 17 years only:1,016
Nonfamily households:29
Male led households:11
Under 6 years only:3
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:5
6 to 17 years only:3
Female led householder:18
Under 6 years only:3
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:14
Households with no people under 18 years:7,170
Family households:3,460
Husband-wife family:1,945
Other family:1,515
Male led with no wife present:350
Female led with no husband present:1,165
Nonfamily households:3,710
Male led householder:1,656
Female led householder:2,054

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Bessemer, by type

 
Total Home Population:10,711
Population of Family homes:6,972
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:379
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,210
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,197
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,393
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:724
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:597
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:775
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:516
Population of 85 year olds and over:181
Population of Nonfamily Homes:3,739
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:125
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:304
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:387
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:714
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:477
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:434
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:518
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:500
Population of 85 year olds and over:280

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Bessemer containing people over 60

 
Total Population:10,711
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:4,120
1-person household:1,641
2-or-more-person household:2,479
Family households:2,370
Nonfamily households:109
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:6,591
1-person household:1,664
2-or-more-person household:4,927
Family homes:4,602
Nonfamily homes:325

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Bessemer with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:10,711
Home has three or more generations:761
Home does not have three or more generations:9,950

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Bessemer under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:6,771
Unmarried partner of home lead present:508
In family homes:487
Population of male led and male partner homes:8
Population of male led and female partner households:156
Population of female led and female partner households:21
Population of female led and male partner households:302
In nonfamily homes:21
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:18
Population of female led and female partner homes:1
Population of female led and male partner homes:2
No unmarried partner of home lead present:6,263
In family homes:6,234
Population of husband-wife family homes:2,374
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:245
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:3,615
In nonfamily homes:29

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Bessemer

 
Total Population:21,688
Population Under 18 years:6,666
Population 18 years and over:15,022

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Bessemer have lived in one place.

 
Total:10,711
Population of Owner occupied homes:6,016
Family home:4,140
Nonfamily homess:1,876
Male led home:799
Living alone:708
Not living alone:91
Female led home:1,077
Living alone:980
Not living alone:97
Population of Renter occupied homes:4,695
Family run homes:2,832
Husband-wife family:723
Other family:2,109
Male led with no wife present:255
Female led with no husband present:1,854
Nonfamily Homes:1,863
Male led homes:868
Male living alone:729
Male not living alone:139
Female led homes:995
Females living alone:888
Females not living alone:107