Jefferson County Population 2017

Jefferson County's estimated population is 659,521 with a growth rate of -0.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jefferson County is the 1st largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016659,521-486-0.07%
2015660,0072740.04%
2014659,7331,1550.18%
2013658,5789390.14%
2012657,639-30-0.00%
2011657,669-481-0.07%
2010658,1506,6251.02%
1990651,525-19,799-2.95%
1980671,32426,3334.08%
1970644,99110,1271.60%
1960634,86475,93613.59%
1950558,92898,99821.52%
1940459,93028,4376.59%
1930431,493121,43939.17%
1920310,05483,57836.90%
1910226,47686,05661.28%
1900140,42051,91958.66%
189088,50165,229280.29%
188023,27210,92788.51%
187012,3455995.10%
186011,7462,75730.67%
18508,9891,85826.06%
18407,1312764.03%
18306,8550.00%

Jefferson County Population Growth

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Jefferson County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White353,67153.63%
Black or African American285,55343.30%
Asian10,6731.62%
Two or More Races7,6661.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,0930.32%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3510.05%

Jefferson County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Jefferson County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Birmingham212204212157-47-0.02%
Bessemer2746726511-956-3.48%
Trussville200002142214227.11%
Gardendale1389013783-107-0.77%
Leeds11772119401681.43%
Fairfield1111310807-306-2.75%
Pleasant Grove1010810177690.68%
Clay96899587-102-1.05%
Fultondale838090847048.40%
Pinson74677426-41-0.55%
Adamsville45224360-162-3.58%
Warrior31763192160.50%
Kimberly2693296427110.06%
Graysville21582107-51-2.36%
Dora20251946-79-3.90%
Morris18591933743.98%
Brookside13631323-40-2.93%
Mulga836822-14-1.67%
Trafford646627-19-2.94%
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