Henry County, Alabama Population 2019

Henry County, Alabama's estimated population is 17,147 with a growth rate of 0.32% 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
201717,147550.32%
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
White12,144
Black or African American4,762
Two or More Races151
Some Other Race48
American Indian and Alaska Native5

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

Henry County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2019

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Henry County, Alabama Median Age

43.5


Total

41.6


Male

45.5


Female

Henry County, Alabama Adults

There are 13,529 adults, (3,588 of whom are seniors) in Henry County, Alabama.

Henry County, Alabama Age Dependency

72.1

Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Henry County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

8,902

52.03%

Male

8,208

47.97%

Henry County, Alabama Households and Families

Henry County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Henry County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.6%9.4%
All82.2%17.8%
Non Family75.9%24.1%
Female64.8%35.2%
Male61.5%38.5%

82.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Henry County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,7272.582.2
Married3,6253.1190.6
Non Family2,1821.1275.9
Female7253.4164.8
Male1953.2761.5

3.11

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

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 Grade8466.98%
9th to 12th Grade1,50212.39%
High School Graduate4,10533.86%
Some College2,67122.03%
Associates Degree9257.63%
Bachelors Degree1,0878.97%
Graduate Degree9878.14%

Henry County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,6787,4051,699
Black3,1682,162278
Hispanic21814985
Multiple Races54547
Other Race343131
Native American555

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 100.00%.

Henry County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,993$39,265$23,341
Less Than High School$19,788$31,190$15,707
High School Grad$25,865$35,135$14,228
Some College$31,607$40,408$24,939
Bachelors Degree$44,915$70,625$40,590
Graduate Degree$53,125$110,833$48,125

$30,993

Average Earnings

$39,265

Average Male

$23,341

Average Female

Henry County, Alabama Language

Henry County, Alabama Language by Age

Henry County, Alabama Language

97.88% of Henry County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 2.12% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.83% of the population.

Henry County, Alabama Poverty

Henry County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,5471,27311.02%
Black4,67498921.16%
Multiple1514026.49%
Hispanic42981.86%

13.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.07%

Male Poverty Rate

13.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henry County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Alabama is Multiple, with 26.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Alabama is Hispanic, with 1.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.41%.

Henry County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.35%
High School14.44%
Some College11.31%
Bachelors or Greater3.53%

Henry County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.92%
Male Unemployed15.88%
Female Employed7.87%
Male Employed3.30%

Henry County, Alabama Income

Henry County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,569$58,905
Families$56,250$70,217
Married Families$66,376$
Non Families$22,019$33,937

Henry County, Alabama Marital Status

Henry County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.6%

Male Marriage Rate

52.8%

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


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

Henry County, Alabama Veterans

Henry County, Alabama Veterans by War

1,279

Number of Veterans

1,162

Male Veterans

117

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam498
First Gulf War231
Second Gulf War225
Korea112
World War II59

Henry County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74339
35 to 54312
55 to 64259
75+254
18 to 34115

Henry County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9619.95%
Black2596.90%
Hispanic5918.38%
Other3981.25%
2 or More1527.78%
Indian5100.00%

Henry County, Alabama Veterans by Education

7.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henry County, Alabama Employment Status

Henry County, Alabama Employment by Age

53.4%

Labor Force Participation

49.7%

Employment Rate

6.7%

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