Hale County, Alabama Population 2018

Hale County, Alabama's estimated population is 14,812 with a growth rate of -2.29% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hale County, Alabama is the 55th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201714,812-347-2.29%
201615,1593122.10%
201614,847-171-1.14%
201515,018-30-0.20%
201415,048-200-1.31%
201315,248-112-0.73%
201215,36020.01%
201115,358-387-2.46%
201015,7452471.59%
199015,498-106-0.68%
198015,604-284-1.79%
197015,888-3,649-18.68%
196019,537-1,295-6.22%
195020,832-4,701-18.41%
194025,533-732-2.79%
193026,2651,9768.14%
192024,289-3,594-12.89%
191027,883-3,128-10.09%
190031,0113,51012.76%
189027,5019483.57%
188026,5534,76121.85%
187021,7920.00%

Hale County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American8,843
White6,062
Some Other Race147
American Indian and Alaska Native49
Two or More Races33
Asian16
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

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

Hale 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

Hale County, Alabama Median Age

39.7


Total

37.5


Male

42.3


Female

Hale County, Alabama Adults

There are 11,597 adults, (2,683 of which are seniors) in Hale County, Alabama.

Hale County, Alabama Age Dependency

70

Age Dependency Ratio

30

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

Hale County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

8,038

53.02%

Male

7,121

46.98%

Hale County, Alabama Households and Families

Hale County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hale County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90%10%
All75.1%24.9%
Female68.3%31.7%
Non Family63.5%36.5%
Male61.2%38.8%

75.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hale County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,9482.5175.1
Married2,4073.0990
Non Family2,1351.163.5
Female1,1973.6868.3
Male2093.4961.2

3.25

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hale County, Alabama Households

Hale County, Alabama Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5915.78%
9th to 12th Grade1,31212.83%
High School Graduate4,37742.79%
Some College1,81517.74%
Associates Degree6996.83%
Bachelors Degree9929.70%
Graduate Degree4434.33%

Hale County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black5,6444,425631
White4,4113,841795
Hispanic136308
Other Race12519
Asian1616
Native American13139
Islander99
Multiple Races8

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 69.23%.

Hale County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,244$32,295$22,391
Less Than High School$15,969$19,577$10,929
High School Grad$25,197$28,824$17,567
Some College$30,577$45,882$25,230
Bachelors Degree$50,366$63,929$38,814
Graduate Degree$52,283$90,509$44,511

$27,244

Average Earnings

$32,295

Average Male

$22,391

Average Female

Hale County, Alabama Language

Hale County, Alabama Language by Age

Hale County, Alabama Language

97.53% of Hale County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 2.47% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.12% of the population.

Hale County, Alabama Poverty

Hale County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,7273,09835.50%
White5,90575712.82%
Hispanic18331.64%

25.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.13%

Male Poverty Rate

29.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hale County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hale County, Alabama is Black, with 35.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hale County, Alabama is Hispanic, with 1.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.99%.

Hale County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.96%
High School26.02%
Some College15.06%
Bachelors or Greater0.49%

Hale County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.81%
Male Unemployed31.21%
Female Employed13.72%
Male Employed4.89%

Hale County, Alabama Income

Hale County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,351$47,557
Families$46,897$57,817
Married Families$61,166$
Non Families$18,081$28,108

Hale County, Alabama Marital Status

Hale County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.6%

Male Marriage Rate

36.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Hale County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Hale 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 55To64.

Hale County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Hale County, Alabama Veterans

Hale County, Alabama Veterans by War

709

Number of Veterans

673

Male Veterans

36

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam251
First Gulf War184
Second Gulf War91
Korea74
World War II42

Hale County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64174
65 to 74165
75+148
35 to 54144
18 to 3478

Hale County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3978.22%
Black3124.74%

Hale County, Alabama Veterans by Education

11.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hale County, Alabama Employment Status

Hale County, Alabama Employment by Age

47.5%

Labor Force Participation

41.7%

Employment Rate

12.1%

Unemployment Rate

Hale County, Alabama Employment by Race

Hale County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hale County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Moundville 24182436180.74%
Greensboro24942365-129-5.17%
Akron356334-22-6.18%
Newbern186178-8-4.30%
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