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Population Demographics for Alabama 2017, 2018

List of Counties and Cities in Alabama

Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population4,779,736100
Black or African American1,251,31126
Hispanic or Latino185,6023
Some Other Race96,9102
Two or More Races71,2511
American Indian28,218Below 1%
Three or more races4,212Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander3,057Below 1%
Native Hawaiian522Below 1%
Alaska Native tribes140Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population2,320,1882,459,5484,779,736
Black or African American582,480668,8311,251,311
Hispanic or Latino103,78381,819185,602
Some Other Race56,26740,64396,910
Two or More Races34,95736,29471,251
American Indian14,05014,16828,218
Three or more races1,9872,2254,212
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander1,6581,3993,057
Native Hawaiian260262522
Alaska Native tribes5882140

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Alabama

Total Population:4,779,736
Male Population:2,320,188
Female Population:2,459,548

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Alabama

Both sexes37

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Alabama

Total Population:4,663,920
Male Population:2,251,440
Under 5 years:155,169
5 to 9 years:157,215
10 to 14 years:163,026
15 to 17 years:101,404
18 and 19 years:62,795
20 years:31,820
21 years:30,684
22 to 24 years:91,483
25 to 29 years:146,784
30 to 34 years:139,449
35 to 39 years:145,514
40 to 44 years:147,616
45 to 49 years:164,357
50 to 54 years:164,791
55 to 59 years:147,056
60 and 61 years:54,661
62 to 64 years:75,243
65 and 66 years:41,596
67 to 69 years:55,164
70 to 74 years:71,144
75 to 79 years:50,818
80 to 84 years:32,422
85 years and over:21,229
Female Population:2,412,480
Under 5 years:149,596
5 to 9 years:150,809
10 to 14 years:155,977
15 to 17 years:96,272
18 and 19 years:59,726
20 years:31,604
21 years:31,547
22 to 24 years:94,700
25 to 29 years:155,869
30 to 34 years:150,130
35 to 39 years:156,162
40 to 44 years:157,273
45 to 49 years:176,159
50 to 54 years:177,795
55 to 59 years:161,435
60 and 61 years:60,368
62 to 64 years:83,265
65 and 66 years:46,933
67 to 69 years:63,797
70 to 74 years:87,386
75 to 79 years:68,715
80 to 84 years:51,835
85 years and over:45,127

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Alabama

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Alabama

Family led homes:1,276,440
Husband-wife family:902,556
Other family:373,884
Population of male led with no wife present:86,147
Population female led with no husband present:287,737
Population of Nonfamily homes:607,351
Population living alone:516,696
Population not living alone:90,655

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

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

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:623,135
Population of family homes:618,083
Husband-wife family:383,677
Under 6 years only:89,434
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:80,859
6 to 17 years only:213,384
Other family:234,406
Male householder, no wife present:46,378
Under 6 years only:12,055
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:7,172
6 to 17 years only:27,151
Female led with no husband present:188,028
Under 6 years only:42,266
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:38,617
6 to 17 years only:107,145
Nonfamily households:5,052
Male led households:3,743
Under 6 years only:902
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:384
6 to 17 years only:2,457
Female led householder:1,309
Under 6 years only:364
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:111
6 to 17 years only:834
Households with no people under 18 years:1,260,656
Family households:658,357
Husband-wife family:518,879
Other family:139,478
Male led with no wife present:39,769
Female led with no husband present:99,709
Nonfamily households:602,299
Male led householder:278,168
Female led householder:324,131

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Alabama, by type

Total Home Population:1,883,791
Population of Family homes:1,276,440
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:46,752
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:203,907
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:262,056
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:281,406
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:123,430
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:112,300
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:151,689
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:76,806
Population of 85 year olds and over:18,094
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:607,351
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:53,327
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:76,291
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:64,292
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:106,445
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:58,808
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:55,969
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:87,739
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:71,689
Population of 85 year olds and over:32,791

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Alabama containing people over 60

Total Population:1,883,791
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:657,474
1-person household:236,169
2-or-more-person household:421,305
Family households:406,632
Nonfamily households:14,673
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:1,226,317
1-person household:280,527
2-or-more-person household:945,790
Family homes:869,808
Nonfamily homes:75,982

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Alabama with multiple generations.

Total Population:1,883,791
Home has three or more generations:83,537
Home does not have three or more generations:1,800,254

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Alabama under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:1,128,511
Unmarried partner of home lead present:73,833
In family homes:70,253
Population of male led and male partner homes:2,358
Population of male led and female partner households:26,317
Population of female led and female partner households:3,773
Population of female led and male partner households:37,805
In nonfamily homes:3,580
Population of male led and male partner homes:58
Population of male led and female partner homes:3,114
Population of female led and female partner homes:140
Population of female led and male partner homes:268
No unmarried partner of home lead present:1,054,678
In family homes:1,051,331
Population of husband-wife family homes:706,919
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:47,155
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:297,257
In nonfamily homes:3,347

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Alabama

Total Population:3,851,095
Population Under 18 years:1,113,300
Population 18 years and over:2,737,795

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Alabama have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:1,312,589
Family home:968,560
Nonfamily homess:344,029
Male led home:150,397
Living alone:128,475
Not living alone:21,922
Female led home:193,632
Living alone:177,083
Not living alone:16,549
Population of Renter occupied homes:571,202
Family run homes:307,880
Husband-wife family:136,640
Other family:171,240
Male led with no wife present:33,451
Female led with no husband present:137,789
Nonfamily Homes:263,322
Male led homes:131,514
Male living alone:101,514
Male not living alone:30,000
Female led homes:131,808
Females living alone:109,624
Females not living alone:22,184

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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