Morgan County, Alabama Population 2019

Morgan County, Alabama's estimated population is 118,811 with a growth rate of -0.13% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Morgan County, Alabama is the 9th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018119,0892780.23%
2017118,811-159-0.13%
2016118,970-311-0.26%
2015119,281-177-0.15%
2014119,458-116-0.10%
2013119,574-518-0.43%
2012120,092790.07%
2011120,0134090.34%
2010119,60419,56119.55%
1990100,0439,81210.87%
198090,23112,92516.72%
197077,30616,85227.88%
196060,4547,53014.23%
195052,9244,7769.92%
194048,1481,9724.27%
193046,1765,98014.88%
192040,1966,41518.99%
191033,7814,96117.21%
190028,8204,73119.64%
189024,0897,66146.63%
188016,4284,24134.80%
187012,1878527.52%
186011,3351,21011.95%
185010,1252842.89%
18409,8417798.60%
18309,0623,79972.18%
18205,2630.00%

Morgan County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White96,748
Black or African American14,790
Some Other Race3,516
Two or More Races2,600
Asian779
American Indian and Alaska Native669
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander55

Morgan County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2019

Morgan County, Alabama Median Age

40.1


Total

38.5


Male

41.9


Female

Morgan County, Alabama Adults

There are 91,694 adults, (19,376 of whom are seniors) in Morgan County, Alabama.

Morgan County, Alabama Age Dependency

64.8

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Morgan County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

60,396

50.69%

Male

58,761

49.31%

Morgan County, Alabama Households and Families

Morgan County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Morgan County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.4%14.6%
All71.6%28.4%
Male64.1%35.9%
Non Family62%38%
Female43%57%

71.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All45,9042.5571.6
Married23,5153.1685.4
Non Family14,3131.1762
Female6,1043.1743
Male1,9723.4264.1

3.12

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Morgan County, Alabama Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,4036.58%
9th to 12th Grade8,92710.87%
High School Graduate24,52129.87%
Some College19,08723.25%
Associates Degree7,0148.54%
Bachelors Degree11,82214.40%
Graduate Degree5,3206.48%

Morgan County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White65,98256,64515,111
Black9,4167,4051,050
Hispanic4,6101,729176
Other Race1,82265147
Multiple Races1,1591,040463
Asian523513243
Native American50450099
Islander2020

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 asian people with a rate of 46.46%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,266$40,084$24,853
Less Than High School$20,556$22,193$12,926
High School Grad$25,827$32,241$20,226
Some College$32,177$43,027$24,672
Bachelors Degree$48,828$63,930$35,721
Graduate Degree$58,110$85,333$51,934

$31,266

Average Earnings

$40,084

Average Male

$24,853

Average Female

Morgan County, Alabama Language

Morgan County, Alabama Language by Age

Morgan County, Alabama Language

92.36% of Morgan County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 7.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.51% of the population.

Morgan County, Alabama Poverty

Morgan County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White89,6569,79810.93%
Black14,0554,76333.89%
Hispanic9,4303,79140.20%
Other3,5161,66847.44%
Multiple2,56078530.66%
Asian77942854.94%
Islander55610.91%
Native66640.60%

16.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.40%

Male Poverty Rate

18.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morgan County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morgan County, Alabama is Asian, with 54.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morgan County, Alabama is Native, with 0.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.62%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.15%
High School12.78%
Some College10.91%
Bachelors or Greater3.50%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.88%
Male Unemployed24.06%
Female Employed10.68%
Male Employed5.66%

Morgan County, Alabama Income

Morgan County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,529$62,360
Families$59,412$73,851
Married Families$68,572$85,266
Non Families$26,424$35,144

Morgan County, Alabama Marital Status

Morgan County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.3%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Morgan County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Morgan County, Alabama Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Morgan County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Morgan County, Alabama Veterans

8,123

Number of Veterans

7,690

Male Veterans

433

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3,006
First Gulf War1,767
Second Gulf War1,348
Korea763
World War II367

Morgan County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,0489.27%
Black7666.96%
2 or More20213.85%
Hispanic1713.08%
Indian10720.19%

Morgan County, Alabama Veterans by Education

9.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morgan County, Alabama Employment Status

57.1%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Morgan County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Decatur 5571155072-639-1.15%
Hartselle14265144712061.44%
Priceville2657329764024.09%
Trinity20912164733.49%
Falkville12791260-19-1.49%
Somerville724712-12-1.66%
Eva515508-7-1.36%
  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