Marion County, Alabama Population 2018

Marion County, Alabama's estimated population is 29,833 with a growth rate of -0.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Marion County, Alabama is the 38th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201730,0582250.75%
201729,833-89-0.30%
201629,922-194-0.64%
201530,116-84-0.28%
201430,200-20-0.07%
201330,220-260-0.85%
201230,480-170-0.55%
201130,650-166-0.54%
201030,8169863.31%
199029,830-211-0.70%
198030,0416,25326.29%
197023,7881,9518.93%
196021,837-5,427-19.91%
195027,264-1,512-5.25%
194028,7762,80910.82%
193025,9673,95917.99%
192022,0084,51325.80%
191017,4953,00120.71%
190014,4943,14727.73%
189011,3471,98321.18%
18809,3643,30554.55%
18706,059-5,123-45.81%
186011,1823,34942.76%
18507,8331,98633.97%
18405,8471,78944.09%
18304,0580.00%

Marion County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White28,032
Black or African American1,003
Two or More Races567
Some Other Race232
American Indian and Alaska Native128
Asian96

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

Marion County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,0001,200 Male Population2004006008001,0001,200 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Marion County, Alabama Median Age

44.1


Total

42.3


Male

45.3


Female

Marion County, Alabama Adults

There are 23,707 adults, (6,141 of whom are seniors) in Marion County, Alabama.

Marion County, Alabama Age Dependency

71.1

Age Dependency Ratio

35

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Marion County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

15,178

50.50%

Male

14,880

49.50%

Marion County, Alabama Households and Families

Marion County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Marion County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
All75.7%24.3%
Female63.5%36.5%
Non Family63.2%36.8%
Male55.7%44.3%

75.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Marion County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,4532.3775.7
Married6,5482.9487.5
Non Family3,6731.1463.2
Female1,5772.8263.5
Male6552.4555.7

2.82

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

1.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Marion County, Alabama Households

Marion County, Alabama Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6197.56%
9th to 12th Grade2,51511.75%
High School Graduate7,56335.33%
Some College4,92923.03%
Associates Degree1,9028.89%
Bachelors Degree1,7848.33%
Graduate Degree1,0945.11%

Marion County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,93716,1432,759
Black81657253
Hispanic30927728
Multiple Races22219420
Other Race115114
Asian837215
Native American80543

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 99.13%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 18.07%.

Marion County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,307$34,188$23,127
Less Than High School$18,633$22,917$15,478
High School Grad$24,895$31,124$18,558
Some College$29,804$36,842$24,358
Bachelors Degree$42,414$58,424$32,196
Graduate Degree$51,220$61,510$50,268

$27,307

Average Earnings

$34,188

Average Male

$23,127

Average Female

Marion County, Alabama Language

Marion County, Alabama Language by Age

Marion County, Alabama Language

96.59% of Marion County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 3.41% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.29% of the population.

Marion County, Alabama Poverty

Marion County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White27,2604,41416.19%
Black84140948.63%
Hispanic71917524.34%
Multiple55616128.96%
Other23213759.05%
Native1281511.72%
Asian9611.04%

17.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.74%

Male Poverty Rate

18.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marion County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marion County, Alabama is Other, with 59.05% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marion County, Alabama is Asian, with 1.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.44%.

Marion County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.01%
High School13.30%
Some College12.52%
Bachelors or Greater7.21%

Marion County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed51.64%
Female Unemployed42.86%
Female Employed8.40%
Male Employed6.90%

Marion County, Alabama Income

Marion County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,719$51,388
Families$45,959$62,187
Married Families$54,541$
Non Families$17,608$24,067

Marion County, Alabama Marital Status

Marion County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Marion County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Marion County, Alabama Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Marion County, Alabama Marital Status by Race


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

Marion County, Alabama Veterans

Marion County, Alabama Veterans by War

1,594

Number of Veterans

1,555

Male Veterans

39

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam622
Second Gulf War351
First Gulf War267
Korea195
World War II90

Marion County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+447
65 to 74404
35 to 54353
55 to 64283
18 to 34107

Marion County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4666.61%
Black9910.90%
2 or More2510.08%
Hispanic245.67%
Indian44.82%

Marion County, Alabama Veterans by Education

7.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marion County, Alabama Employment Status

Marion County, Alabama Employment by Age

51.7%

Labor Force Participation

48.8%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Marion County, Alabama Employment by Race

Marion County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Marion County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hamilton68856739-146-2.12%
Winfield 46544531-123-2.64%
Haleyville 41834074-109-2.61%
Guin23762305-71-2.99%
Hackleburg15161477-39-2.57%
Bear Creek10681041-27-2.53%
Brilliant900879-21-2.33%
Glen Allen 510492-18-3.53%
Twin396387-9-2.27%
Gu-Win 174170-4-2.30%
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