Tuscaloosa, Alabama Population 2019

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2017100,2871,5201.54%
201698,7679720.99%
201597,7951,8541.93%
201495,9411,7931.90%
201394,1481,4991.62%
201292,6491,2411.36%
201191,4088710.96%
201090,53712,6311.51%
200077,9061470.02%
199077,7592,5480.33%
198075,2119,4381.35%
197065,7732,4030.37%
196063,37016,9743.17%
195046,39618,9035.37%
194027,4936,8342.90%
193020,6598,6635.59%
192011,9963,5893.62%
19108,4073,3135.14%
19005,0948791.91%
18904,2152260.18%
18603,9890.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White49,649
Black or African American43,031
Asian2,410
Two or More Races1,109
Some Other Race895
American Indian and Alaska Native212
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander67

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Tuscaloosa Al Population Pyramid 2019

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Tuscaloosa Al Median Age

28.6


Total

27


Male

29.8


Female

Tuscaloosa Al Adults

There are 79,302 adults, (11,234 of whom are seniors) in Tuscaloosa Al.

Tuscaloosa Al Age Dependency

43.1

Age Dependency Ratio

16.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Tuscaloosa Al Sex Ratio

Female

50,859

52.23%

Male

46,514

47.77%

Tuscaloosa Al Households and Families

Tuscaloosa Al Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Tuscaloosa Al Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.5%25.5%
All47.2%52.8%
Male42.7%57.3%
Non Family32.9%67.1%
Female30.7%69.3%

47.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tuscaloosa Al Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All34,7002.5347.2
Non Family15,0841.5232.9
Married11,9913.1474.5
Female6,2833.5430.7
Male1,3423.7742.7

3.21

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tuscaloosa Al Households

Tuscaloosa Al Education

Tuscaloosa Al Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3812.54%
9th to 12th Grade4,5288.31%
High School Graduate14,57826.77%
Some College11,05220.29%
Associates Degree3,0755.65%
Bachelors Degree11,53321.18%
Graduate Degree8,31415.27%

Tuscaloosa Al Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White26,95525,64114,258
Black24,58920,4374,299
Asian1,2681,197974
Hispanic1,225897153
Other Race35428714
Multiple Races324267135
Native American17369
Islander444428

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 76.81%.

Tuscaloosa Al Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,126$36,048$29,480
Less Than High School$19,863$22,292$18,118
High School Grad$25,776$29,746$20,997
Some College$27,719$31,237$25,520
Bachelors Degree$42,886$47,258$40,108
Graduate Degree$52,322$67,880$47,650

$32,126

Average Earnings

$36,048

Average Male

$29,480

Average Female

Tuscaloosa Al Language

Tuscaloosa Al Language by Age

Tuscaloosa Al Language

93.53% of Tuscaloosa Al residents speak only English, while 6.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.63% of the population.

Tuscaloosa Al Poverty

Tuscaloosa Al Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black41,46211,47627.68%
White40,9417,71618.85%
Asian2,18767831.00%
Hispanic2,32758625.18%
Multiple91838141.50%
Other89512814.30%
Native1815530.39%
Islander4444100.00%

23.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.31%

Male Poverty Rate

24.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tuscaloosa Al

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tuscaloosa Al is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tuscaloosa Al is Other, with 14.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.28%.

Tuscaloosa Al Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.82%
High School17.89%
Some College15.26%
Bachelors or Greater6.20%

Tuscaloosa Al Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.13%
Male Unemployed39.40%
Female Employed14.67%
Male Employed8.69%

Tuscaloosa Al Income

Tuscaloosa Al Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,428$63,674
Families$55,720$82,495
Married Families$81,382$112,966
Non Families$25,643$37,715

Tuscaloosa Al Marital Status

Tuscaloosa Al Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.1%

Male Marriage Rate

29.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Tuscaloosa Al Married by Age and Sex

Tuscaloosa Al Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Tuscaloosa Al Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Tuscaloosa Al Veterans

Tuscaloosa Al Veterans by War

5,058

Number of Veterans

4,480

Male Veterans

578

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,470
First Gulf War975
Second Gulf War874
Korea597
World War II253

Tuscaloosa Al Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,347
35 to 541,318
75+1,120
55 to 64790
18 to 34483

Tuscaloosa Al Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,1287.18%
Black1,8555.79%
Hispanic522.88%
Other285.77%
Asian241.22%
2 or More232.58%

Tuscaloosa Al Veterans by Education

8.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tuscaloosa Al Employment Status

Tuscaloosa Al Employment by Age

55%

Labor Force Participation

50.5%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Tuscaloosa Al Employment by Race

Tuscaloosa Al Employment by Education

Tuscaloosa Al Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

66.71%

Born in Alabama

95.11%

Native Born

4.89%

Foreign Born

3.52%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.11% of Tuscaloosa Al residents were born in the United States, with 66.71% having been born in Alabama. 3.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.