Monroe County, Alabama Population 2018

Monroe County, Alabama's estimated population is 21,327 with a growth rate of -1.14% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Monroe County, Alabama is the 46th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201721,7454181.96%
201721,327-245-1.14%
201621,572-148-0.68%
201521,720-211-0.96%
201421,931-245-1.10%
201322,176-411-1.82%
201222,587-213-0.93%
201122,800-210-0.91%
201023,010-958-4.00%
199023,9681,3175.81%
198022,6511,7688.47%
197020,883-1,489-6.66%
196022,372-3,360-13.06%
195025,732-3,733-12.67%
194029,465-605-2.01%
193030,0701,1864.11%
192028,8841,7296.37%
191027,1553,48914.74%
190023,6664,67624.62%
189018,9901,89911.11%
188017,0912,87720.24%
187014,214-1,453-9.27%
186015,6673,65430.42%
185012,0131,33312.48%
184010,6801,89821.61%
18308,782-56-0.63%
18208,8380.00%

Monroe County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,973
Black or African American9,029
Two or More Races353
American Indian and Alaska Native274
Asian116

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

Monroe County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Monroe County, Alabama Median Age

41.7


Total

39.4


Male

43.4


Female

Monroe County, Alabama Adults

There are 16,674 adults, (4,048 of whom are seniors) in Monroe County, Alabama.

Monroe County, Alabama Age Dependency

72.2

Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Monroe County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

11,390

52.38%

Male

10,355

47.62%

Monroe County, Alabama Households and Families

Monroe County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Monroe County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.6%22.4%
All61%39%
Male56.8%43.2%
Female53.3%46.7%
Non Family45.2%54.8%

61.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Monroe County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,2072.6261
Married3,5733.1177.6
Non Family3,1001.1345.2
Female1,1734.3553.3
Male3614.9856.8

3.47

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

1.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Monroe County, Alabama Households

Monroe County, Alabama Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9466.39%
9th to 12th Grade1,56710.59%
High School Graduate6,91046.71%
Some College2,35615.93%
Associates Degree1,1727.92%
Bachelors Degree1,0797.29%
Graduate Degree7645.16%

Monroe County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,5327,4651,420
Black5,6944,332271
Multiple Races26025485
Native American19117419
Asian842323
Hispanic713325

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 97.69%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 35.21%.

Monroe County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,679$36,531$27,472
Less Than High School$20,659$22,227$15,719
High School Grad$27,031$36,306$18,519
Some College$29,577$39,175$28,316
Bachelors Degree$50,139$51,694$45,441
Graduate Degree$50,685$62,031$45,865

$29,679

Average Earnings

$36,531

Average Male

$27,472

Average Female

Monroe County, Alabama Language

Monroe County, Alabama Language by Age

Monroe County, Alabama Language

99.14% of Monroe County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 0.86% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.43% of the population.

Monroe County, Alabama Poverty

Monroe County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,9614,74752.97%
White11,6502,19218.82%
Hispanic28623883.22%
Multiple35318050.99%
Native274217.66%
Asian11632.59%

33.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.30%

Male Poverty Rate

35.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monroe County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Monroe County, Alabama is Hispanic, with 83.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monroe County, Alabama is Asian, with 2.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.11%.

Monroe County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.52%
High School37.17%
Some College24.52%
Bachelors or Greater6.57%

Monroe County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed78.20%
Male Unemployed66.26%
Female Employed11.30%
Male Employed5.60%

Monroe County, Alabama Income

Monroe County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,036$41,827
Families$41,658$53,448
Married Families$52,869$
Non Families$11,690$21,517

Monroe County, Alabama Marital Status

Monroe County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.9%

Male Marriage Rate

42.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Monroe County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Monroe 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 45To54.

Monroe County, Alabama Marital Status by Race


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

Monroe County, Alabama Veterans

Monroe County, Alabama Veterans by War

1,402

Number of Veterans

1,289

Male Veterans

113

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam359
Second Gulf War329
First Gulf War262
Korea167
World War II64

Monroe County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54372
65 to 74347
75+321
55 to 64259
18 to 34103

Monroe County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8579.06%
Black3545.34%
2 or More13244.59%
Indian5927.96%
Hispanic2525.25%

Monroe County, Alabama Veterans by Education

18.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monroe County, Alabama Employment Status

Monroe County, Alabama Employment by Age

45.5%

Labor Force Participation

35.7%

Employment Rate

21.6%

Unemployment Rate

Monroe County, Alabama Employment by Race

Monroe County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Monroe County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Monroeville65016072-429-6.60%
Frisco City13091212-97-7.41%
Excel723665-58-8.02%
Vredenburgh312293-19-6.09%
Beatrice302283-19-6.29%
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