Escambia County, Alabama Population 2018

Escambia County, Alabama's estimated population is 37,447 with a growth rate of -1.13% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Escambia County, Alabama is the 32nd largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201737,447-428-1.13%
201637,8753991.06%
201637,476-191-0.51%
201537,667-73-0.19%
201437,740-33-0.09%
201337,773-255-0.67%
201238,028-174-0.46%
201138,202-144-0.38%
201038,3462,8287.96%
199035,518-2,922-7.60%
198038,4403,53410.12%
197034,9061,3954.16%
196033,5112,0686.58%
195031,4437722.52%
194030,6712,7089.68%
193027,9635,49924.48%
192022,4643,57518.93%
191018,8897,56966.86%
190011,3202,65430.63%
18908,6662,94751.53%
18805,7191,67841.52%
18704,0410.00%

Escambia County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White23,453
Black or African American12,267
American Indian and Alaska Native1,317
Two or More Races507
Some Other Race224
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander67
Asian40

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

Escambia 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

Escambia County, Alabama Median Age

39.9


Total

38.9


Male

40.9


Female

Escambia County, Alabama Adults

There are 29,429 adults, (6,325 of which are seniors) in Escambia County, Alabama.

Escambia County, Alabama Age Dependency

63.7

Age Dependency Ratio

27.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Escambia County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

18,485

48.81%

Male

19,390

51.19%

Escambia County, Alabama Households and Families

Escambia County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Escambia County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.5%17.5%
Male76.1%23.9%
All71.2%28.8%
Non Family64.7%35.3%
Female51%49%

71.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Escambia County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,5362.6171.2
Married6,0693.2282.5
Non Family4,7341.0764.7
Female2,0214.1551
Male7123.3576.1

3.35

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Escambia County, Alabama Households

Escambia County, Alabama Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5215.90%
9th to 12th Grade3,51413.64%
High School Graduate11,18943.43%
Some College4,75918.47%
Associates Degree1,7846.92%
Bachelors Degree1,9017.38%
Graduate Degree1,0944.25%

Escambia County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,60513,8732,270
Black7,7675,850648
Native American76053921
Hispanic30919416
Multiple Races24019240
Islander6767
Asian4024
Other Race2828

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 16.67%.

Escambia County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,554$34,273$21,953
Less Than High School$16,970$23,155$13,382
High School Grad$25,895$32,979$17,467
Some College$29,470$35,100$26,524
Bachelors Degree$36,778$37,500$33,333
Graduate Degree$58,005$82,279$45,521

$29,554

Average Earnings

$34,273

Average Male

$21,953

Average Female

Escambia County, Alabama Language

Escambia County, Alabama Language by Age

Escambia County, Alabama Language

98.47% of Escambia County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 1.53% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.34% of the population.

Escambia County, Alabama Poverty

Escambia County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black10,5504,37641.48%
White22,1254,03318.23%
Native1,31725919.67%
Hispanic77212616.32%
Multiple4808417.50%
Other2246529.02%
Asian241666.67%

25.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.23%

Male Poverty Rate

27.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Escambia County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Escambia County, Alabama is Asian, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Escambia County, Alabama is Hispanic, with 16.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.28%.

Escambia County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.62%
High School21.60%
Some College16.03%
Bachelors or Greater7.51%

Escambia County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed69.68%
Male Unemployed41.24%
Female Employed13.78%
Male Employed10.19%

Escambia County, Alabama Income

Escambia County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,334$46,106
Families$42,014$56,398
Married Families$53,775$
Non Families$16,814$24,735

Escambia County, Alabama Marital Status

Escambia County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.7%

Male Marriage Rate

43.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Escambia County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Escambia 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 35To44.

Escambia County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Escambia County, Alabama Veterans

Escambia County, Alabama Veterans by War

2,774

Number of Veterans

2,593

Male Veterans

181

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,043
First Gulf War438
Korea316
Second Gulf War247
World War II128

Escambia County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74771
35 to 54634
75+631
55 to 64578
18 to 34160

Escambia County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8259.81%
Black7347.92%
Indian11111.80%
Hawaiian67100.00%
2 or More3410.15%
Hispanic142.71%
Asian37.50%

Escambia County, Alabama Veterans by Education

7.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Escambia County, Alabama Employment Status

Escambia County, Alabama Employment by Age

46.5%

Labor Force Participation

39.5%

Employment Rate

15.2%

Unemployment Rate

Escambia County, Alabama Employment by Race

Escambia County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Escambia County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Atmore1019410022-172-1.69%
Brewton54095432230.43%
East Brewton24782415-63-2.54%
Flomaton14401408-32-2.22%
Riverview184182-2-1.09%
Pollard137135-2-1.46%
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