Butler County, Alabama Population 2018

Butler County, Alabama's estimated population is 19,825 with a growth rate of -2.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Butler County, Alabama is the 48th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201719,825-455-2.24%
201620,2803151.58%
201619,965-176-0.87%
201520,141-186-0.92%
201420,327-45-0.22%
201320,372-316-1.53%
201220,688-192-0.92%
201120,880-64-0.31%
201020,944-948-4.33%
199021,8922120.98%
198021,680-327-1.49%
197022,007-2,553-10.39%
196024,560-4,668-15.97%
195029,228-3,219-9.92%
194032,4472,2527.46%
193030,1956642.25%
192029,5315011.73%
191029,0303,26912.69%
190025,7614,12019.04%
189021,6411,99210.14%
188019,6494,66831.16%
187014,981-3,141-17.33%
186018,1227,28667.24%
185010,8362,15124.77%
18408,6853,03553.72%
18305,6504,245302.14%
18201,4050.00%

Butler County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White10,876
Black or African American8,875
Two or More Races267
Asian203
Some Other Race44
American Indian and Alaska Native15

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

Butler 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

Butler County, Alabama Median Age

40.6


Total

39.5


Male

41.4


Female

Butler County, Alabama Adults

There are 15,555 adults, (3,671 of which are seniors) in Butler County, Alabama.

Butler County, Alabama Age Dependency

70.8

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Butler County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

10,758

53.05%

Male

9,522

46.95%

Butler County, Alabama Households and Families

Butler County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Butler County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
All70.3%29.7%
Male67.5%32.5%
Non Family60.4%39.6%
Female50.1%49.9%

70.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Butler County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6752.670.3
Married3,3823.0186.1
Non Family2,5361.2360.4
Female1,3723.9150.1
Male3853.4567.5

3.21

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Butler County, Alabama Households

Butler County, Alabama Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9887.08%
9th to 12th Grade1,65411.86%
High School Graduate5,55939.85%
Some College2,39517.17%
Associates Degree1,1107.96%
Bachelors Degree1,3289.52%
Graduate Degree9156.56%

Butler County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,8956,7421,573
Black5,5394,195546
Asian20317683
Hispanic1917411
Multiple Races15612235
Other Race3131
Native American1596

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 40.89%.

Butler County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,811$32,450$22,903
Less Than High School$19,206$19,948$12,426
High School Grad$22,833$28,375$17,667
Some College$28,012$38,288$22,338
Bachelors Degree$42,660$44,132$41,308
Graduate Degree$52,278$53,393$52,012

$27,811

Average Earnings

$32,450

Average Male

$22,903

Average Female

Butler County, Alabama Language

Butler County, Alabama Language by Age

Butler County, Alabama Language

97.58% of Butler County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 2.42% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.42% of the population.

Butler County, Alabama Poverty

Butler County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,7813,19436.37%
White10,4951,78216.98%
Multiple2679736.33%
Hispanic2538433.20%
Native15853.33%

25.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.36%

Male Poverty Rate

28.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Butler County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Butler County, Alabama is Native, with 53.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Butler County, Alabama is White, with 16.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.52%.

Butler County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.71%
High School22.57%
Some College17.24%
Bachelors or Greater7.90%

Butler County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed48.73%
Female Unemployed48.57%
Female Employed17.32%
Male Employed7.86%

Butler County, Alabama Income

Butler County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,315$46,699
Families$41,694$54,830
Married Families$56,981$
Non Families$18,690$28,811

Butler County, Alabama Marital Status

Butler County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

40.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Butler County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Butler County, Alabama Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Butler County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Butler County, Alabama Veterans

Butler County, Alabama Veterans by War

1,338

Number of Veterans

1,277

Male Veterans

61

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam488
First Gulf War287
Second Gulf War232
Korea105
World War II83

Butler County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54409
65 to 74321
75+295
55 to 64240
18 to 3473

Butler County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8559.83%
Black4166.47%
2 or More4428.21%
Asian2210.84%
Indian16.67%

Butler County, Alabama Veterans by Education

7.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butler County, Alabama Employment Status

Butler County, Alabama Employment by Age

53.9%

Labor Force Participation

48.5%

Employment Rate

9.8%

Unemployment Rate

Butler County, Alabama Employment by Race

Butler County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Butler County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Greenville81357781-354-4.35%
Georgiana17381653-85-4.89%
McKenzie 530508-22-4.15%
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