Escambia County, Alabama Population 2019

Escambia County, Alabama's estimated population is 37,447 with a growth rate of -0.08% 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
201737,447-29-0.08%
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
White23,087
Black or African American12,128
American Indian and Alaska Native1,371
Two or More Races505
Some Other Race327
Asian149
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander54

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

Escambia County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2019

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Escambia County, Alabama Median Age

39.6


Total

38.2


Male

41.2


Female

Escambia County, Alabama Adults

There are 29,239 adults, (6,413 of whom are seniors) in Escambia County, Alabama.

Escambia County, Alabama Age Dependency

64.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Escambia County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

18,295

48.63%

Male

19,326

51.37%

Escambia County, Alabama Households and Families

Escambia County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Escambia County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.7%16.3%
Male77.1%22.9%
All71.8%28.2%
Non Family65.3%34.7%
Female48.8%51.2%

71.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Escambia County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,2262.6371.8
Married6,0123.2283.7
Non Family4,7131.165.3
Female1,9304.248.8
Male5713.8477.1

3.37

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

4.8%

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 Grade1,4605.64%
9th to 12th Grade3,46713.39%
High School Graduate11,34643.81%
Some College4,56317.62%
Associates Degree1,9147.39%
Bachelors Degree1,9567.55%
Graduate Degree1,1904.60%

Escambia County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,46513,9182,416
Black7,9936,007627
Native American78762937
Hispanic28218817
Multiple Races21416149
Asian12523
Other Race6565
Islander5454

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 22.90%.

Escambia County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,708$36,075$24,243
Less Than High School$21,229$26,518$12,829
High School Grad$26,182$35,430$18,198
Some College$30,684$36,633$27,156
Bachelors Degree$38,125$37,708$40,030
Graduate Degree$60,189$80,855$49,890

$30,708

Average Earnings

$36,075

Average Male

$24,243

Average Female

Escambia County, Alabama Language

Escambia County, Alabama Language by Age

Escambia County, Alabama Language

98.07% of Escambia County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 1.93% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.45% of the population.

Escambia County, Alabama Poverty

Escambia County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black10,2364,22041.23%
White21,7263,45315.89%
Native1,37131623.05%
Hispanic79418623.43%
Multiple48011523.96%
Other32711535.17%
Asian1321511.36%

23.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.48%

Male Poverty Rate

26.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Escambia County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Escambia County, Alabama is Black, with 41.23% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Escambia County, Alabama is Asian, with 11.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.85%.

Escambia County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.54%
High School20.55%
Some College15.29%
Bachelors or Greater6.46%

Escambia County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed54.75%
Male Unemployed45.22%
Female Employed13.17%
Male Employed7.75%

Escambia County, Alabama Income

Escambia County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,026$48,727
Families$44,593$58,910
Married Families$57,874$
Non Families$17,969$27,734

Escambia County, Alabama Marital Status

Escambia County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.7%

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 45To54.

Escambia County, Alabama Marital Status by Race


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

Escambia County, Alabama Veterans

Escambia County, Alabama Veterans by War

2,528

Number of Veterans

2,371

Male Veterans

157

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,013
First Gulf War441
Korea272
Second Gulf War250
World War II111

Escambia County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74749
75+572
35 to 54543
55 to 64511
18 to 34153

Escambia County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,84410.07%
Black5265.73%
Indian808.15%
Hawaiian54100.00%
2 or More196.27%
Hispanic152.87%
Asian53.36%

Escambia County, Alabama Veterans by Education

8.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Escambia County, Alabama Employment Status

Escambia County, Alabama Employment by Age

46.6%

Labor Force Participation

40.2%

Employment Rate

13.7%

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