Perry County, Alabama Population 2018

Perry County, Alabama's estimated population is 9,339 with a growth rate of -5.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Perry County, Alabama is the 66th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20179,339-517-5.25%
20169,8562862.99%
20169,570-83-0.86%
20159,653-166-1.69%
20149,819-200-2.00%
201310,019-165-1.62%
201210,184-288-2.75%
201110,472-95-0.90%
201010,567-2,192-17.18%
199012,759-2,253-15.01%
198015,012-376-2.44%
197015,388-1,970-11.35%
196017,358-3,081-15.07%
195020,439-6,171-23.19%
194026,6102250.85%
193026,3851,0123.99%
192025,373-5,849-18.73%
191031,222-561-1.77%
190031,7832,4518.36%
189029,332-1,409-4.58%
188030,7415,76623.09%
187024,975-2,749-9.92%
186027,7245,43924.41%
185022,2853,19916.76%
184019,0867,59666.11%
183011,4900.00%

Perry County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American6,760
White2,962
Two or More Races65
Some Other Race47
Asian18
American Indian and Alaska Native4

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

Perry County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12%14% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12%14% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Perry County, Alabama Median Age

37.1


Total

35.5


Male

41.1


Female

Perry County, Alabama Adults

There are 7,638 adults, (1,863 of which are seniors) in Perry County, Alabama.

Perry County, Alabama Age Dependency

70.6

Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Perry County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

5,185

52.61%

Male

4,671

47.39%

Perry County, Alabama Households and Families

Perry County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Perry County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.6%13.4%
All73.3%26.7%
Non Family72.1%27.9%
Male72.1%27.9%
Female62.9%37.1%

73.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Perry County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1982.8473.3
Non Family1,1181.0772.1
Female9814.5562.9
Married8913.0186.6
Male2083.5572.1

3.71

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

3.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Perry County, Alabama Households

Perry County, Alabama Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4006.73%
9th to 12th Grade1,00316.88%
High School Graduate2,34839.52%
Some College1,09318.40%
Associates Degree2363.97%
Bachelors Degree4758.00%
Graduate Degree3866.50%

Perry County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black3,9152,810437
White1,9881,719419
Other Race3055
Hispanic29
Native American44

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 21.08%.

Perry County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,617$24,864$27,917
Less Than High School$22,500$$27,625
High School Grad$23,353$24,764$19,077
Some College$24,964$$24,925
Bachelors Degree$30,899$$31,250
Graduate Degree$39,098$68,357$38,212

$25,617

Average Earnings

$24,864

Average Male

$27,917

Average Female

Perry County, Alabama Language

Perry County, Alabama Language by Age

Perry County, Alabama Language

98.81% of Perry County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 1.19% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.74% of the population.

Perry County, Alabama Poverty

Perry County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black6,5363,10947.57%
White2,44449620.29%

39.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

42.98%

Male Poverty Rate

36.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Perry County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Perry County, Alabama is Black, with 47.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Perry County, Alabama is White, with 20.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.49%.

Perry County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School42.16%
High School30.18%
Some College26.76%
Bachelors or Greater6.11%

Perry County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed65.35%
Female Unemployed41.51%
Female Employed14.26%
Male Employed10.48%

Perry County, Alabama Income

Perry County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$24,912$37,608
Families$31,136$46,459
Married Families$52,147$
Non Families$14,971$20,422

Perry County, Alabama Marital Status

Perry County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

24.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.2%

Male Marriage Rate

20.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Perry County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Perry 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 55To64.

Perry County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Perry County, Alabama Veterans

Perry County, Alabama Veterans by War

566

Number of Veterans

496

Male Veterans

70

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam184
Second Gulf War183
Korea92
First Gulf War77
World War II23

Perry County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54144
75+133
65 to 74123
55 to 64100
18 to 3466

Perry County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White31111.98%
Black2495.03%
Hispanic1414.89%
Asian633.33%

Perry County, Alabama Veterans by Education

16.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Perry County, Alabama Employment Status

Perry County, Alabama Employment by Age

36.5%

Labor Force Participation

32.2%

Employment Rate

11.7%

Unemployment Rate

Perry County, Alabama Employment by Race

Perry County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Perry County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Marion36853432-253-6.87%
Uniontown26972388-309-11.46%
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