Blount County, Alabama Population 2018

Blount County, Alabama's estimated population is 58,013 with a growth rate of 0.54% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Blount County, Alabama is the 22nd largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201758,0133090.54%
201657,7041420.25%
201657,562-28-0.05%
201557,590440.08%
201457,546-77-0.13%
201357,623280.05%
201257,595330.06%
201157,5621810.32%
201057,38118,13346.20%
199039,2482,7897.65%
198036,4599,60635.77%
197026,8531,4045.52%
196025,449-3,526-12.17%
195028,975-515-1.75%
194029,4901,4705.25%
193028,0202,4829.72%
192025,5384,08219.02%
191021,456-1,663-7.19%
190023,1191,1925.44%
189021,9276,55842.67%
188015,3695,42454.54%
18709,945-920-8.47%
186010,8653,49847.48%
18507,3671,79732.26%
18405,5701,33731.59%
18304,2331,81875.28%
18202,4150.00%

Blount County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White55,073
Two or More Races932
Black or African American905
Some Other Race501
American Indian and Alaska Native201
Asian92

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Blount County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Blount County, Alabama Median Age

40.8


Total

39.9


Male

42


Female

Blount County, Alabama Adults

There are 44,086 adults, (9,925 of which are seniors) in Blount County, Alabama.

Blount County, Alabama Age Dependency

68.8

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Blount County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

29,132

50.49%

Male

28,572

49.51%

Blount County, Alabama Households and Families

Blount County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Blount County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male88.2%11.8%
Married85.6%14.4%
All78.8%21.2%
Female68.4%31.6%
Non Family64.9%35.1%

78.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Blount County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,6192.7778.8
Married12,3143.2385.6
Non Family5,1801.1364.9
Female2,0433.668.4
Male1,0823.8388.2

3.26

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Blount County, Alabama Households

Blount County, Alabama Education

Blount County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,7416.94%
9th to 12th Grade5,14113.02%
High School Graduate13,00332.94%
Some College8,86922.47%
Associates Degree4,56711.57%
Bachelors Degree3,5228.92%
Graduate Degree1,6294.13%

Blount County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White35,76829,8154,949
Hispanic2,45286864
Black54838728
Multiple Races49434561
Other Race28217562
Native American16111222
Asian754218

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 83.36%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 24.00%.

Blount County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,743$41,062$29,399
Less Than High School$23,750$29,830$12,255
High School Grad$29,642$38,553$21,311
Some College$38,750$43,053$31,707
Bachelors Degree$47,382$58,594$41,180
Graduate Degree$51,547$58,162$50,679

$35,743

Average Earnings

$41,062

Average Male

$29,399

Average Female

Blount County, Alabama Language

Blount County, Alabama Language by Age

Blount County, Alabama Language

92.40% of Blount County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 7.60% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.98% of the population.

Blount County, Alabama Poverty

Blount County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White50,1197,18414.33%
Hispanic5,0292,02040.17%
Multiple93016317.53%
Other50114929.74%
Black778709.00%
Native1943115.98%
Asian863136.05%

16.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.80%

Male Poverty Rate

17.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Blount County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Blount County, Alabama is Hispanic, with 40.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Blount County, Alabama is Black, with 9.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.18%.

Blount County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.96%
High School13.64%
Some College9.85%
Bachelors or Greater2.01%

Blount County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed33.84%
Female Unemployed27.63%
Female Employed6.48%
Male Employed4.60%

Blount County, Alabama Income

Blount County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,212$56,439
Families$54,434$64,508
Married Families$63,671$
Non Families$23,806$29,910

Blount County, Alabama Marital Status

Blount County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.7%

Male Marriage Rate

58.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Blount County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Blount County, Alabama Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Blount County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Blount County, Alabama Veterans

Blount County, Alabama Veterans by War

4,475

Number of Veterans

4,250

Male Veterans

225

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,772
Second Gulf War659
Korea580
First Gulf War514
World War II131

Blount County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,208
75+1,051
35 to 54930
55 to 64928
18 to 34358

Blount County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,24410.03%
2 or More8515.89%
Black6810.00%
Hispanic642.12%
Other6018.63%
Indian169.04%
Asian22.47%

Blount County, Alabama Veterans by Education

9.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blount County, Alabama Employment Status

Blount County, Alabama Employment by Age

49.9%

Labor Force Participation

46.9%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Blount County, Alabama Employment by Race

Blount County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Blount County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Oneonta656366991362.07%
Blountsville16841694100.59%
Hayden1333133850.38%
Cleveland13031313100.77%
Locust Fork1186119260.51%
Altoona 937919-18-1.92%
Snead83584160.72%
Susan Moore76376960.79%
Trafford 646627-19-2.94%
Allgood62262750.80%
Garden City 49249861.22%
Highland Lake412425133.16%
Nectar34234420.58%
Rosa31631820.63%
County Line 25826020.78%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990