Marion County, Alabama Population 2018

Marion County, Alabama's estimated population is 29,833 with a growth rate of -1.34% 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
201729,833-406-1.34%
201630,2393171.06%
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
White28,242
Black or African American1,012
Two or More Races598
Some Other Race174
American Indian and Alaska Native115
Asian98

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

Marion 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

Marion County, Alabama Median Age

43.9


Total

42.6


Male

45


Female

Marion County, Alabama Adults

There are 23,859 adults, (6,078 of which are seniors) in Marion County, Alabama.

Marion County, Alabama Age Dependency

70.1

Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Marion County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

15,281

50.53%

Male

14,958

49.47%

Marion County, Alabama Households and Families

Marion County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Marion County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.8%12.2%
All76.5%23.5%
Non Family65.1%34.9%
Male60.9%39.1%
Female59%41%

76.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Marion County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,4862.3776.5
Married6,8022.9187.8
Non Family3,5541.1565.1
Female1,6212.7659
Male5092.5760.9

2.8

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

1.7%

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 Grade1,6307.57%
9th to 12th Grade2,70112.54%
High School Graduate7,53334.98%
Some College5,10423.70%
Associates Degree1,8858.75%
Bachelors Degree1,7137.95%
Graduate Degree9724.51%

Marion County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,03216,0782,545
Black87558867
Hispanic28526642
Multiple Races21719022
Native American90568
Other Race8476
Asian837113

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 93.33%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 15.66%.

Marion County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,199$32,402$22,759
Less Than High School$19,272$21,272$17,524
High School Grad$24,871$30,654$17,656
Some College$29,672$37,095$23,832
Bachelors Degree$44,583$48,611$35,426
Graduate Degree$50,783$57,833$49,018

$27,199

Average Earnings

$32,402

Average Male

$22,759

Average Female

Marion County, Alabama Language

Marion County, Alabama Language by Age

Marion County, Alabama Language

97.23% of Marion County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 2.77% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.97% of the population.

Marion County, Alabama Poverty

Marion County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White27,4094,81617.57%
Black81740149.08%
Multiple58114925.65%
Hispanic69812918.48%
Other1746537.36%
Native1151412.17%

18.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.90%

Male Poverty Rate

19.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marion County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marion County, Alabama is Black, with 49.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marion County, Alabama is Native, with 12.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.16%.

Marion County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.76%
High School15.01%
Some College13.70%
Bachelors or Greater5.71%

Marion County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed53.21%
Female Unemployed44.63%
Female Employed9.52%
Male Employed6.31%

Marion County, Alabama Income

Marion County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,074$49,808
Families$44,547$60,065
Married Families$53,540$
Non Families$17,670$22,651

Marion County, Alabama Marital Status

Marion County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.9%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

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

Marion County, Alabama Veterans

Marion County, Alabama Veterans by War

1,845

Number of Veterans

1,799

Male Veterans

46

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam740
Second Gulf War391
First Gulf War333
Korea239
World War II121

Marion County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+496
55 to 64440
65 to 74401
35 to 54383
18 to 34125

Marion County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6667.47%
Black14715.81%
Hispanic266.36%
2 or More187.26%
Indian1413.08%

Marion County, Alabama Veterans by Education

9.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marion County, Alabama Employment Status

Marion County, Alabama Employment by Age

51.9%

Labor Force Participation

47.8%

Employment Rate

7.6%

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