Dale County, Alabama Population 2019

Dale County, Alabama's estimated population is 49,254 with a growth rate of -0.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dale County, Alabama is the 28th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201848,956-298-0.61%
201749,254-47-0.10%
201649,301-48-0.10%
201549,349-68-0.14%
201449,417-355-0.71%
201349,772-512-1.02%
201250,2841720.34%
201150,112-278-0.55%
201050,3907571.53%
199049,6331,8123.79%
198047,821-5,117-9.67%
197052,93821,87270.40%
196031,06610,23849.15%
195020,828-1,857-8.19%
194022,685-490-2.11%
193023,1754642.04%
192022,7111,1035.10%
191021,6084191.98%
190021,1893,96423.01%
189017,2254,54835.88%
188012,6771,35211.94%
187011,325-872-7.15%
186012,1975,81591.12%
18506,382-1,015-13.72%
18407,3975,366264.20%
18302,0310.00%

Dale County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White36,202
Black or African American9,606
Two or More Races1,941
Some Other Race875
Asian503
American Indian and Alaska Native257
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

Dale County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2019

Dale County, Alabama Median Age

37.1


Total

35.1


Male

39.5


Female

Dale County, Alabama Adults

There are 37,785 adults, (7,798 of whom are seniors) in Dale County, Alabama.

Dale County, Alabama Age Dependency

64.7

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Dale County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

24,869

50.35%

Male

24,524

49.65%

Dale County, Alabama Households and Families

Dale County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dale County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.3%31.7%
All59.7%40.3%
Non Family55.8%44.2%
Male54.3%45.8%
Female41.1%58.9%

59.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,8252.5659.7
Married9,1933.0968.3
Non Family6,1011.255.8
Female2,7313.5841.1
Male8003.3554.3

3.15

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dale County, Alabama Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6364.91%
9th to 12th Grade3,0379.12%
High School Graduate10,83932.56%
Some College9,01027.07%
Associates Degree3,1799.55%
Bachelors Degree3,68811.08%
Graduate Degree1,8995.70%

Dale County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White24,47321,3584,273
Black6,0505,076805
Hispanic1,4691,176207
Multiple Races777656247
Other Race45037677
Asian42124843
Native American15214129
Islander33

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 31.79%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,488$41,827$23,305
Less Than High School$20,195$20,998$16,389
High School Grad$24,459$33,224$16,901
Some College$32,192$47,363$24,517
Bachelors Degree$46,389$58,777$36,618
Graduate Degree$51,720$67,207$47,375

$31,488

Average Earnings

$41,827

Average Male

$23,305

Average Female

Dale County, Alabama Language

Dale County, Alabama Language by Age

Dale County, Alabama Language

95.12% of Dale County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 4.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.60% of the population.

Dale County, Alabama Poverty

Dale County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White33,4325,19815.55%
Black9,3513,29435.23%
Hispanic2,92056419.32%
Multiple1,87833417.78%
Other87426129.86%
Native2574818.68%
Asian468214.49%
Islander99100.00%

19.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.57%

Male Poverty Rate

21.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dale County, Alabama

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dale County, Alabama is Asian, with 4.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.39%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.08%
High School17.20%
Some College12.56%
Bachelors or Greater4.92%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed41.52%
Female Unemployed39.00%
Female Employed12.60%
Male Employed9.06%

Dale County, Alabama Income

Dale County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,711$57,087
Families$54,111$67,046
Married Families$65,255-
Non Families$22,835$34,927

Dale County, Alabama Marital Status

Dale County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.7%

Male Marriage Rate

48.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Dale County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Dale County, Alabama 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 35-44.

Dale County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Dale County, Alabama Veterans

6,363

Number of Veterans

5,469

Male Veterans

894

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,187
First Gulf War2,148
Second Gulf War1,812
Korea424
World War II109

Dale County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,83418.12%
Black1,19517.49%
Hispanic30918.01%
2 or More17922.54%
Other9921.76%
Asian358.56%
Indian2112.88%

Dale County, Alabama Veterans by Education

7.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dale County, Alabama Employment Status

57.5%

Labor Force Participation

45.9%

Employment Rate

10.4%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Dale County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Dothan 657736846826954.10%
Enterprise 266122802414125.31%
Ozark1489914610-289-1.94%
Daleville52955101-194-3.66%
Midland City216123662059.49%
Level Plains20762006-70-3.37%
Newton15111459-52-3.44%
Ariton762741-21-2.76%
Pinckard647627-20-3.09%
Clayhatchee589573-16-2.72%
Grimes558542-16-2.87%
Napier Field354344-10-2.82%
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