Marengo County, Alabama Population 2018

Marengo County, Alabama's estimated population is 19,375 with a growth rate of -3.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Marengo County, Alabama is the 49th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201719,375-691-3.44%
201620,0665612.88%
201619,505-252-1.28%
201519,757-218-1.09%
201419,975-130-0.65%
201320,105-255-1.25%
201220,360-289-1.40%
201120,649-295-1.41%
201020,944-2,140-9.27%
199023,084-1,963-7.84%
198025,0471,2285.16%
197023,819-3,279-12.10%
196027,098-2,396-8.12%
195029,494-6,242-17.47%
194035,736-690-1.89%
193036,4263611.00%
192036,065-3,858-9.66%
191039,9231,6084.20%
190038,3155,22015.77%
189033,0952,2057.14%
188030,8904,73918.12%
187026,151-5,020-16.10%
186031,1713,34012.00%
185027,83110,56761.21%
184017,2649,564124.21%
18307,7004,767162.53%
18202,9330.00%

Marengo County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American10,587
White9,167
Some Other Race150
Two or More Races69
American Indian and Alaska Native50
Asian43

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

Marengo 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

Marengo County, Alabama Median Age

42.2


Total

40.7


Male

43.3


Female

Marengo County, Alabama Adults

There are 15,431 adults, (3,732 of which are seniors) in Marengo County, Alabama.

Marengo County, Alabama Age Dependency

71.6

Age Dependency Ratio

32

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Marengo County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

10,633

52.99%

Male

9,433

47.01%

Marengo County, Alabama Households and Families

Marengo County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Marengo County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.4%11.6%
Male70.2%29.8%
All69.7%30.3%
Non Family60.9%39.1%
Female51.7%48.3%

69.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Marengo County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,1492.4369.7
Non Family3,3471.1160.9
Married2,9893.0488.4
Female1,4513.8951.7
Male3623.7870.2

3.29

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Marengo County, Alabama Households

Marengo County, Alabama Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8886.49%
9th to 12th Grade1,3209.65%
High School Graduate5,50540.24%
Some College2,82520.65%
Associates Degree1,1188.17%
Bachelors Degree1,41410.34%
Graduate Degree6094.45%

Marengo County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black6,8105,430666
White6,6665,8411,274
Hispanic868652
Other Race595952
Multiple Races565329
Native American3333
Asian21212

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 88.14%.

Marengo County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,095$42,500$21,276
Less Than High School$30,233$35,750$12,273
High School Grad$25,026$33,137$16,838
Some College$27,533$42,917$20,587
Bachelors Degree$45,605$78,846$37,656
Graduate Degree$52,500$90,313$50,592

$30,095

Average Earnings

$42,500

Average Male

$21,276

Average Female

Marengo County, Alabama Language

Marengo County, Alabama Language by Age

Marengo County, Alabama Language

98.52% of Marengo County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 1.48% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.18% of the population.

Marengo County, Alabama Poverty

Marengo County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black10,4314,21540.41%
White9,0361,14112.63%
Hispanic19010052.63%
Other15010066.67%
Multiple693550.72%
Native381128.95%
Asian4324.65%

27.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.39%

Male Poverty Rate

31.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marengo County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marengo County, Alabama is Other, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marengo County, Alabama is Asian, with 4.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.76%.

Marengo County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.94%
High School26.65%
Some College19.81%
Bachelors or Greater4.50%

Marengo County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed66.73%
Female Unemployed46.26%
Female Employed13.15%
Male Employed5.26%

Marengo County, Alabama Income

Marengo County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,713$46,155
Families$44,849$60,404
Married Families$64,216$
Non Families$16,677$25,062

Marengo County, Alabama Marital Status

Marengo County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.2%

Male Marriage Rate

35.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Marengo County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Marengo 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.

Marengo County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Marengo County, Alabama Veterans

Marengo County, Alabama Veterans by War

940

Number of Veterans

899

Male Veterans

41

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam259
First Gulf War259
Second Gulf War105
Korea64
World War II23

Marengo County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54256
55 to 64244
75+212
65 to 74191
18 to 3437

Marengo County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5337.28%
Black3904.94%
2 or More1017.86%
Other76.80%

Marengo County, Alabama Veterans by Education

10.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marengo County, Alabama Employment Status

Marengo County, Alabama Employment by Age

48.2%

Labor Force Participation

41.4%

Employment Rate

14.1%

Unemployment Rate

Marengo County, Alabama Employment by Race

Marengo County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Marengo County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Demopolis74837019-464-6.20%
Linden21231988-135-6.36%
Thomaston417391-26-6.24%
Sweet Water258242-16-6.20%
Providence224210-14-6.25%
Myrtlewood130122-8-6.15%
Faunsdale9892-6-6.12%
Dayton5249-3-5.77%
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