Choctaw County, Alabama Population 2018

Choctaw County, Alabama's estimated population is 12,945 with a growth rate of -0.80% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Choctaw County, Alabama is the 59th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201713,1882431.88%
201712,945-105-0.80%
201613,050-181-1.37%
201513,231-87-0.65%
201413,318-78-0.58%
201313,396-165-1.22%
201213,561-46-0.34%
201113,607-242-1.75%
201013,849-2,169-13.54%
199016,018-821-4.88%
198016,8392501.51%
197016,589-1,281-7.17%
196017,870-1,282-6.69%
195019,152-1,043-5.16%
194020,195-318-1.55%
193020,513-240-1.16%
192020,7532,27012.28%
191018,4833471.91%
190018,1366103.48%
189017,5261,79511.41%
188015,7313,05524.10%
187012,676-1,201-8.65%
186013,8775,48865.42%
18508,3890.00%

Choctaw County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,456
Black or African American5,583
Two or More Races130
Asian8
Some Other Race7
American Indian and Alaska Native4

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

Choctaw County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500 Male Population100200300400500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Choctaw County, Alabama Median Age

45.8


Total

44.2


Male

47.6


Female

Choctaw County, Alabama Adults

There are 10,482 adults, (2,836 of whom are seniors) in Choctaw County, Alabama.

Choctaw County, Alabama Age Dependency

72.5

Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Choctaw County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

6,911

52.40%

Male

6,277

47.60%

Choctaw County, Alabama Households and Families

Choctaw County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Choctaw County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male90.5%9.5%
Married89.7%10.3%
All80.2%19.8%
Female74.9%25.1%
Non Family68.9%31.1%

80.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Choctaw County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,4632.3880.2
Married2,4322.9489.7
Non Family1,8691.0868.9
Female9103.574.9
Male2522.6390.5

3.03

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

2.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Choctaw County, Alabama Households

Choctaw County, Alabama Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6286.65%
9th to 12th Grade1,25313.26%
High School Graduate3,76639.86%
Some College1,84519.53%
Associates Degree8579.07%
Bachelors Degree7457.88%
Graduate Degree3553.76%

Choctaw County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,4474,486716
Black3,8632,981319
Multiple Races1098465
Hispanic3017
Asian88
Other Race55
Native American44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 59.63%.

Choctaw County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,343$41,067$20,263
Less Than High School$19,917$31,731$14,258
High School Grad$27,865$36,349$14,470
Some College$27,891$50,789$23,295
Bachelors Degree$40,972$43,476$30,278
Graduate Degree$38,594$$49,688

$30,343

Average Earnings

$41,067

Average Male

$20,263

Average Female

Choctaw County, Alabama Language

Choctaw County, Alabama Language by Age

Choctaw County, Alabama Language

98.87% of Choctaw County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 1.13% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.84% of the population.

Choctaw County, Alabama Poverty

Choctaw County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,5152,01936.61%
White7,30283611.45%
Hispanic635892.06%
Multiple1302015.38%

22.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.41%

Male Poverty Rate

24.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Choctaw County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Choctaw County, Alabama is Hispanic, with 92.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Choctaw County, Alabama is White, with 11.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.31%.

Choctaw County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.70%
High School16.11%
Some College14.53%
Bachelors or Greater6.60%

Choctaw County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.95%
Male Unemployed45.15%
Female Employed9.23%
Male Employed7.06%

Choctaw County, Alabama Income

Choctaw County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,122$48,466
Families$45,669$60,628
Married Families$59,868$
Non Families$17,958$23,863

Choctaw County, Alabama Marital Status

Choctaw County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.4%

Male Marriage Rate

43.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Choctaw County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Choctaw County, Alabama Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Choctaw County, Alabama Marital Status by Race


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

Choctaw County, Alabama Veterans

Choctaw County, Alabama Veterans by War

963

Number of Veterans

909

Male Veterans

54

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam279
First Gulf War213
Second Gulf War113
Korea108
World War II55

Choctaw County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54305
75+230
65 to 74204
55 to 64159
18 to 3465

Choctaw County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5809.69%
Black3738.53%
2 or More109.17%

Choctaw County, Alabama Veterans by Education

7.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Choctaw County, Alabama Employment Status

Choctaw County, Alabama Employment by Age

44%

Labor Force Participation

39.6%

Employment Rate

9.8%

Unemployment Rate

Choctaw County, Alabama Employment by Race

Choctaw County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Choctaw County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Butler18901773-117-6.19%
Lisman539498-41-7.61%
Silas452426-26-5.75%
Pennington220207-13-5.91%
Gilbertown215203-12-5.58%
Toxey137129-8-5.84%
Needham9589-6-6.32%
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