Choctaw County, Alabama Population 2018

Choctaw County, Alabama's estimated population is 12,945 with a growth rate of -2.57% 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
201712,945-342-2.57%
201613,2872371.82%
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
White7,495
Black or African American5,658
Two or More Races124
Asian6
Some Other Race2
American Indian and Alaska Native2

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

Choctaw 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

Choctaw County, Alabama Median Age

45.1


Total

43.9


Male

47.5


Female

Choctaw County, Alabama Adults

There are 10,523 adults, (2,750 of which are seniors) in Choctaw County, Alabama.

Choctaw County, Alabama Age Dependency

71

Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Choctaw County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

6,938

52.22%

Male

6,349

47.78%

Choctaw County, Alabama Households and Families

Choctaw County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Choctaw County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.3%8.7%
Male82.8%17.2%
All80.5%19.5%
Female76.1%23.9%
Non Family68.8%31.2%

80.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Choctaw County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,5622.3680.5
Married2,4482.9391.3
Non Family1,9581.0868.8
Female9003.576.1
Male2562.6382.8

3.01

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

3.1%

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 Grade6897.29%
9th to 12th Grade1,30913.85%
High School Graduate3,52037.26%
Some College1,99121.07%
Associates Degree8098.56%
Bachelors Degree7407.83%
Graduate Degree3904.13%

Choctaw County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,4784,509687
Black3,8592,869393
Multiple Races906450
Hispanic4219
Asian66
Native American22

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 55.56%.

Choctaw County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,587$42,440$20,795
Less Than High School$$37,500$12,162
High School Grad$28,508$38,516$15,848
Some College$27,091$52,350$21,788
Bachelors Degree$40,893$42,050$34,107
Graduate Degree$35,385$$46,641

$30,587

Average Earnings

$42,440

Average Male

$20,795

Average Female

Choctaw County, Alabama Language

Choctaw County, Alabama Language by Age

Choctaw County, Alabama Language

99.19% of Choctaw County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 0.81% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.70% of the population.

Choctaw County, Alabama Poverty

Choctaw County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,5811,73431.07%
White7,35196713.15%
Hispanic7474100.00%
Multiple1241512.10%

20.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.43%

Male Poverty Rate

23.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Choctaw County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Choctaw County, Alabama is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Choctaw County, Alabama is Multiple, with 12.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.97%.

Choctaw County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.70%
Some College16.42%
High School13.47%
Bachelors or Greater8.03%

Choctaw County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.99%
Male Unemployed37.69%
Female Employed8.25%
Male Employed6.38%

Choctaw County, Alabama Income

Choctaw County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,622$48,320
Families$46,863$60,807
Married Families$58,750$
Non Families$17,049$23,843

Choctaw County, Alabama Marital Status

Choctaw County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.9%

Male Marriage Rate

43.2%

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

Choctaw County, Alabama Veterans

Choctaw County, Alabama Veterans by War

928

Number of Veterans

902

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam238
First Gulf War217
Korea137
Second Gulf War100
World War II59

Choctaw County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54281
75+238
65 to 74172
55 to 64156
18 to 3481

Choctaw County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White60010.01%
Black3217.24%
2 or More77.78%

Choctaw County, Alabama Veterans by Education

4.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Choctaw County, Alabama Employment Status

Choctaw County, Alabama Employment by Age

45.4%

Labor Force Participation

39.2%

Employment Rate

13.6%

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