Morgan County, Alabama Population 2018

Morgan County, Alabama's estimated population is 118,818 with a growth rate of -0.62% 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
2017118,818-737-0.62%
2016119,5557360.62%
2016118,819-380-0.32%
2015119,199-209-0.18%
2014119,408-131-0.11%
2013119,539-536-0.45%
2012120,075680.06%
2011120,0074010.34%
2010119,60619,56319.55%
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
White97,880
Black or African American14,557
Two or More Races2,880
Some Other Race2,582
American Indian and Alaska Native849
Asian802
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander5

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

Morgan 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

Morgan County, Alabama Median Age

39.8


Total

38.4


Male

41.7


Female

Morgan County, Alabama Adults

There are 91,818 adults, (18,890 of which are seniors) in Morgan County, Alabama.

Morgan County, Alabama Age Dependency

63.7

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Morgan County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

60,706

50.78%

Male

58,849

49.22%

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%15%
All70.9%29.1%
Non Family61.5%38.5%
Male58.6%41.4%
Female43.2%56.8%

70.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Morgan County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All46,1642.5570.9
Married23,4743.1785
Non Family14,4521.1561.5
Female6,1533.2143.2
Male2,0853.2858.6

3.13

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

3.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Morgan County, Alabama Households

Morgan County, Alabama Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,3896.57%
9th to 12th Grade8,97410.94%
High School Graduate24,66830.07%
Some College18,91923.06%
Associates Degree6,5047.93%
Bachelors Degree11,96014.58%
Graduate Degree5,6196.85%

Morgan County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White66,20456,54115,576
Black9,2857,2321,150
Hispanic4,5592,010200
Other Race1,30444330
Multiple Races1,101989357
Asian573557218
Native American57256598
Islander55

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 islander people with a rate of 38.05%.

Morgan County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,019$39,548$24,301
Less Than High School$19,535$21,957$12,760
High School Grad$26,393$33,820$20,438
Some College$31,223$42,585$22,469
Bachelors Degree$49,530$62,038$38,771
Graduate Degree$55,095$80,375$49,834

$31,019

Average Earnings

$39,548

Average Male

$24,301

Average Female

Morgan County, Alabama Language

Morgan County, Alabama Language by Age

Morgan County, Alabama Language

92.41% of Morgan County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 7.59% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.50% of the population.

Morgan County, Alabama Poverty

Morgan County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White90,3599,84210.89%
Black13,9044,50932.43%
Hispanic9,2793,70839.96%
Other2,5821,03840.20%
Multiple2,83881028.54%
Asian80240250.12%
Native84670.83%
Islander55100.00%

16.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.87%

Male Poverty Rate

18.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morgan County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morgan County, Alabama is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morgan County, Alabama is Native, with 0.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.21%.

Morgan County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.73%
High School11.70%
Some College11.22%
Bachelors or Greater4.76%

Morgan County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.72%
Male Unemployed25.38%
Female Employed10.06%
Male Employed5.33%

Morgan County, Alabama Income

Morgan County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,883$60,488
Families$57,423$71,246
Married Families$66,593$82,548
Non Families$26,433$35,209

Morgan County, Alabama Marital Status

Morgan County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

50.2%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Morgan County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Morgan County, Alabama Veterans

Morgan County, Alabama Veterans by War

8,358

Number of Veterans

7,866

Male Veterans

492

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,076
First Gulf War1,655
Second Gulf War1,276
Korea781
World War II408

Morgan County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,062
65 to 741,930
55 to 641,906
75+1,827
18 to 34633

Morgan County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,3159.55%
Black7376.82%
2 or More22914.40%
Hispanic1472.67%
Indian7710.95%

Morgan County, Alabama Veterans by Education

7.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morgan County, Alabama Employment Status

Morgan County, Alabama Employment by Age

58.4%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

8.9%

Unemployment Rate

Morgan County, Alabama Employment by Race

Morgan County, Alabama Employment by Education

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%
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