Limestone County, Alabama Population 2018

Limestone County, Alabama's estimated population is 94,402 with a growth rate of 4.59% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Limestone County, Alabama is the 14th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201794,4024,1454.59%
201690,257-2,663-2.87%
201692,9201,2871.40%
201591,6331,0171.12%
201490,6161,7141.93%
201388,9021,5801.81%
201287,3221,7922.10%
201185,5302,3532.83%
201083,17729,04253.65%
199054,1358,13017.67%
198046,0054,30610.33%
197041,6995,18614.20%
196036,5137472.09%
195035,7661240.35%
194035,642-987-2.69%
193036,6295,28816.87%
192031,3414,46116.60%
191026,8804,49320.07%
190022,3871,1865.59%
189021,201-399-1.85%
188021,6006,58343.84%
187015,017-289-1.89%
186015,306-1,177-7.14%
185016,4832,10914.67%
184014,374-433-2.92%
183014,8074,93650.01%
18209,8710.00%

Limestone County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White73,517
Black or African American11,502
Two or More Races2,231
Some Other Race1,271
Asian1,125
American Indian and Alaska Native581
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30

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

Limestone 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

Limestone County, Alabama Median Age

39


Total

38


Male

40.4


Female

Limestone County, Alabama Adults

There are 69,137 adults, (12,546 of which are seniors) in Limestone County, Alabama.

Limestone County, Alabama Age Dependency

59.5

Age Dependency Ratio

22.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Limestone County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

45,111

49.98%

Male

45,146

50.02%

Limestone County, Alabama Households and Families

Limestone County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Limestone County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
All76%24%
Male69.2%30.8%
Non Family65%35%
Female54.7%45.3%

76.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Limestone County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All32,0732.7276
Married18,2153.2986
Non Family9,2121.1665
Female3,4303.5354.7
Male1,2163.7569.2

3.3

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Limestone County, Alabama Households

Limestone County, Alabama Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,8606.22%
9th to 12th Grade6,58910.62%
High School Graduate19,84131.98%
Some College13,02921.00%
Associates Degree4,2876.91%
Bachelors Degree9,70015.64%
Graduate Degree4,7307.62%

Limestone County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White49,61542,22012,117
Black8,3236,4791,464
Hispanic2,3271,199237
Asian864857308
Other Race63427092
Multiple Races591532136
Native American397328136
Islander1717

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 35.65%.

Limestone County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,447$42,453$27,276
Less Than High School$20,392$24,485$17,443
High School Grad$27,503$34,926$21,045
Some College$34,643$44,011$26,865
Bachelors Degree$50,421$69,148$39,079
Graduate Degree$62,386$86,914$52,795

$35,447

Average Earnings

$42,453

Average Male

$27,276

Average Female

Limestone County, Alabama Language

Limestone County, Alabama Language by Age

Limestone County, Alabama Language

93.74% of Limestone County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 6.26% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.56% of the population.

Limestone County, Alabama Poverty

Limestone County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White68,5888,41912.27%
Black9,7921,59516.29%
Hispanic5,0931,45728.61%
Multiple2,18864729.57%
Other1,26541432.73%
Asian1,12515814.04%
Native581284.82%
Islander301860.00%

14.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.64%

Male Poverty Rate

15.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Limestone County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Limestone County, Alabama is Islander, with 60.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Limestone County, Alabama is Native, with 4.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.43%.

Limestone County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.93%
High School14.28%
Some College7.56%
Bachelors or Greater2.41%

Limestone County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.68%
Male Unemployed17.62%
Male Employed7.61%
Female Employed6.69%

Limestone County, Alabama Income

Limestone County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,115$68,858
Families$64,453$80,610
Married Families$77,402$
Non Families$24,200$38,192

Limestone County, Alabama Marital Status

Limestone County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.4%

Male Marriage Rate

51.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Limestone County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Limestone 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.

Limestone County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Limestone County, Alabama Veterans

Limestone County, Alabama Veterans by War

6,696

Number of Veterans

6,104

Male Veterans

592

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,234
First Gulf War1,655
Second Gulf War1,207
Korea625
World War II181

Limestone County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,977
65 to 741,634
55 to 641,480
75+1,142
18 to 34463

Limestone County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,87810.35%
Black6967.47%
Hispanic1414.76%
Indian7315.73%
Asian252.80%
Other172.37%
2 or More70.79%

Limestone County, Alabama Veterans by Education

5.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Limestone County, Alabama Employment Status

Limestone County, Alabama Employment by Age

58.1%

Labor Force Participation

53.4%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Limestone County, Alabama Employment by Race

Limestone County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Limestone County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Huntsville 180375193079127047.04%
Decatur 5571155072-639-1.15%
Madison 4296147959499811.63%
Athens2190025393349315.95%
Ardmore1194138218815.75%
Elkmont4264694310.09%
Lester111122119.91%
Mooresville535859.43%
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