Population Demographics for Decatur, Alabama in 2020, 2019



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population55,683100
White37,03866
Black or African American12,06721
Hispanic or Latino6,88212
Some Other Race4,3897
Two or More Races1,2192
Asian499Below 1%
American Indian391Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population26,78928,89455,683
White17,73119,30737,038
Black or African American5,4946,57312,067
Hispanic or Latino3,9012,9816,882
Some Other Race2,4901,8994,389
Two or More Races5746451,219
Asian246253499
American Indian205186391

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Decatur

 
Total Population:55,683
Male Population:26,789
Female Population:28,894

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Decatur

 
Both sexes37
Male36
Female39

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Decatur

 
Total Population:54,717
Male Population:26,155
Under 5 years:1,876
5 to 9 years:1,855
10 to 14 years:1,819
15 to 17 years:1,138
18 and 19 years:704
20 years:363
21 years:341
22 to 24 years:1,029
25 to 29 years:1,888
30 to 34 years:1,736
35 to 39 years:1,686
40 to 44 years:1,685
45 to 49 years:1,906
50 to 54 years:1,796
55 to 59 years:1,703
60 and 61 years:582
62 to 64 years:780
65 and 66 years:481
67 to 69 years:654
70 to 74 years:801
75 to 79 years:617
80 to 84 years:437
85 years and over:278
Female Population:28,562
Under 5 years:1,867
5 to 9 years:1,867
10 to 14 years:1,845
15 to 17 years:1,127
18 and 19 years:690
20 years:333
21 years:338
22 to 24 years:1,061
25 to 29 years:1,852
30 to 34 years:1,818
35 to 39 years:1,719
40 to 44 years:1,820
45 to 49 years:2,038
50 to 54 years:1,987
55 to 59 years:1,828
60 and 61 years:728
62 to 64 years:1,055
65 and 66 years:540
67 to 69 years:758
70 to 74 years:1,139
75 to 79 years:909
80 to 84 years:669
85 years and over:574

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Decatur

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

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Decatur

 
Total:22,576
Family led homes:14,918
Husband-wife family:10,374
Other family:4,544
Population of male led with no wife present:1,029
Population female led with no husband present:3,515
Population of Nonfamily homes:7,658
Population living alone:6,741
Population not living alone:917

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

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

 
Total:22,576
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:7,339
Population of family homes:7,257
Husband-wife family:4,249
Under 6 years only:1,013
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:969
6 to 17 years only:2,267
Other family:3,008
Male householder, no wife present:579
Under 6 years only:175
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:96
6 to 17 years only:308
Female led with no husband present:2,429
Under 6 years only:610
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:460
6 to 17 years only:1,359
Nonfamily households:82
Male led households:66
Under 6 years only:14
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:9
6 to 17 years only:43
Female led householder:16
Under 6 years only:5
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:10
Households with no people under 18 years:15,237
Family households:7,661
Husband-wife family:6,125
Other family:1,536
Male led with no wife present:450
Female led with no husband present:1,086
Nonfamily households:7,576
Male led householder:3,230
Female led householder:4,346

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Decatur, by type

 
Total Home Population:22,576
Population of Family homes:14,918
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:680
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,603
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,948
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:3,134
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,421
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,216
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,773
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:933
Population of 85 year olds and over:210
Population of Nonfamily Homes:7,658
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:405
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:890
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:913
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,393
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:703
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:731
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,155
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,001
Population of 85 year olds and over:467

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Decatur containing people over 60

 
Total Population:22,576
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:7,996
1-person household:3,265
2-or-more-person household:4,731
Family households:4,619
Nonfamily households:112
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:14,580
1-person household:3,476
2-or-more-person household:11,104
Family homes:10,299
Nonfamily homes:805

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Decatur with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:22,576
Home has three or more generations:809
Home does not have three or more generations:21,767

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Decatur under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:13,378
Unmarried partner of home lead present:920
In family homes:871
Population of male led and male partner homes:21
Population of male led and female partner households:358
Population of female led and female partner households:36
Population of female led and male partner households:456
In nonfamily homes:49
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:45
Population of female led and female partner homes:2
Population of female led and male partner homes:2
No unmarried partner of home lead present:12,458
In family homes:12,400
Population of husband-wife family homes:8,046
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:556
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:3,798
In nonfamily homes:58

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Decatur

 
Total Population:44,655
Population Under 18 years:13,195
Population 18 years and over:31,460

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Decatur have lived in one place.

 
Total:22,576
Population of Owner occupied homes:14,236
Family home:10,380
Nonfamily homess:3,856
Male led home:1,479
Living alone:1,295
Not living alone:184
Female led home:2,377
Living alone:2,223
Not living alone:154
Population of Renter occupied homes:8,340
Family run homes:4,538
Husband-wife family:1,997
Other family:2,541
Male led with no wife present:538
Female led with no husband present:2,003
Nonfamily Homes:3,802
Male led homes:1,817
Male living alone:1,453
Male not living alone:364
Female led homes:1,985
Females living alone:1,770
Females not living alone:215