Henry County, Alabama Population 2018

Henry County, Alabama's estimated population is 17,147 with a growth rate of -0.23% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Henry County, Alabama is the 51st largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,147-40-0.23%
201617,187950.56%
201617,092-10-0.06%
201517,102220.13%
201417,080-50-0.29%
201317,130-27-0.16%
201217,157-219-1.26%
201117,376790.46%
201017,2971,92312.51%
199015,374720.47%
198015,3022,04815.45%
197013,254-2,032-13.29%
196015,286-3,388-18.14%
195018,674-3,238-14.78%
194021,912-908-3.98%
193022,8201,2735.91%
192021,5476042.88%
191020,943-15,204-42.06%
190036,14711,30045.48%
189024,8476,08632.44%
188018,7614,57032.20%
187014,191-727-4.87%
186014,9185,89965.41%
18509,0193,23255.85%
18405,7871,76743.96%
18304,0201,38252.39%
18202,6380.00%

Henry County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White12,113
Black or African American4,793
Two or More Races193
Some Other Race88

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

Henry 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

Henry County, Alabama Median Age

43.2


Total

41.3


Male

45.7


Female

Henry County, Alabama Adults

There are 13,561 adults, (3,541 of which are seniors) in Henry County, Alabama.

Henry County, Alabama Age Dependency

71.7

Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Henry County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

8,886

51.70%

Male

8,301

48.30%

Henry County, Alabama Households and Families

Henry County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Henry County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.9%11.1%
All80.1%19.9%
Non Family74.6%25.4%
Female60.7%39.3%
Male57.3%42.7%

80.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Henry County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,8312.4880.1
Married3,5903.0988.9
Non Family2,3011.1274.6
Female7483.5260.7
Male1923.357.3

3.12

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Henry County, Alabama Households

Henry County, Alabama Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7876.44%
9th to 12th Grade1,57212.86%
High School Graduate4,41736.14%
Some College2,55920.94%
Associates Degree9137.47%
Bachelors Degree1,1029.02%
Graduate Degree8717.13%

Henry County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,7047,4461,603
Black3,1852,188294
Hispanic25016269
Multiple Races82667
Other Race785022

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 85.55%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 28.21%.

Henry County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,727$39,273$22,667
Less Than High School$16,807$29,773$14,015
High School Grad$24,972$35,463$13,553
Some College$31,088$40,087$25,192
Bachelors Degree$47,292$71,689$39,982
Graduate Degree$54,107$119,219$47,154

$30,727

Average Earnings

$39,273

Average Male

$22,667

Average Female

Henry County, Alabama Language

Henry County, Alabama Language by Age

Henry County, Alabama Language

97.16% of Henry County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 2.84% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.46% of the population.

Henry County, Alabama Poverty

Henry County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,6131,28911.10%
Black4,7061,19325.35%
Hispanic4296414.92%
Multiple1935830.05%
Other884652.27%

15.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.71%

Male Poverty Rate

15.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henry County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Alabama is Other, with 52.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Alabama is White, with 11.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.01%.

Henry County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.33%
High School16.85%
Some College9.85%
Bachelors or Greater2.85%

Henry County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.73%
Male Unemployed13.59%
Female Employed8.98%
Male Employed4.90%

Henry County, Alabama Income

Henry County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,045$54,835
Families$52,643$65,697
Married Families$63,649$
Non Families$20,238$32,175

Henry County, Alabama Marital Status

Henry County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.2%

Male Marriage Rate

53.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Henry County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Henry 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.

Henry County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Henry County, Alabama Veterans

Henry County, Alabama Veterans by War

1,319

Number of Veterans

1,210

Male Veterans

109

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam488
First Gulf War260
Second Gulf War208
Korea157
World War II91

Henry County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54368
65 to 74330
75+307
55 to 64237
18 to 3477

Henry County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,00710.42%
Black2657.12%
Hispanic4212.84%
2 or More2530.49%
Other2225.00%

Henry County, Alabama Veterans by Education

6.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henry County, Alabama Employment Status

Henry County, Alabama Employment by Age

54.4%

Labor Force Participation

50.3%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Henry County, Alabama Employment by Race

Henry County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Henry County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Dothan 657736846826954.10%
Headland451447412275.03%
Abbeville26882603-85-3.16%
Newville539517-22-4.08%
Haleburg103101-2-1.94%
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