Perry County, Alabama Population 2019

Perry County, Alabama's estimated population is 9,339 with a growth rate of -2.41% 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
20179,339-231-2.41%
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 American6,735
White2,875
Some Other Race40
Asian23
American Indian and Alaska Native7

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

Perry County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2019

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

Perry County, Alabama Median Age

37.6


Total

35.1


Male

41


Female

Perry County, Alabama Adults

There are 7,529 adults, (1,791 of whom are seniors) in Perry County, Alabama.

Perry County, Alabama Age Dependency

68.7

Age Dependency Ratio

31.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Perry County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

5,050

52.17%

Male

4,630

47.83%

Perry County, Alabama Households and Families

Perry County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Perry County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
Male82.9%17.1%
All75.3%24.7%
Non Family74.8%25.2%
Female65.1%34.9%

75.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Perry County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0392.9275.3
Non Family1,2291.0674.8
Female8105.565.1
Married8072.7984.4
Male1934.5282.9

4.07

Average Family Size

2.92

Average Household Size

2.9%

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 Grade3676.26%
9th to 12th Grade80413.72%
High School Graduate2,45841.96%
Some College1,00517.16%
Associates Degree2333.98%
Bachelors Degree5128.74%
Graduate Degree4798.18%

Perry County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black3,9293,031592
White1,8861,647394
Hispanic31
Other Race2755
Native American74

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.33%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 20.89%.

Perry County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,506$30,441$28,409
Less Than High School$14,635$13,688$18,707
High School Grad$30,884$36,317$20,682
Some College$26,800$$24,018
Bachelors Degree$27,813$$30,234
Graduate Degree$39,307$$39,069

$28,506

Average Earnings

$30,441

Average Male

$28,409

Average Female

Perry County, Alabama Language

Perry County, Alabama Language by Age

Perry County, Alabama Language

99.08% of Perry County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 0.92% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.55% of the population.

Perry County, Alabama Poverty

Perry County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black6,5153,18648.90%
White2,29352022.68%

41.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

44.29%

Male Poverty Rate

39.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Perry County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Perry County, Alabama is Black, with 48.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Perry County, Alabama is White, with 22.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 49.98%.

Perry County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School52.86%
High School34.83%
Some College25.98%
Bachelors or Greater10.91%

Perry County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed85.39%
Female Unemployed57.55%
Female Employed12.42%
Male Employed10.85%

Perry County, Alabama Income

Perry County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$22,973$34,458
Families$32,669$45,523
Married Families$52,462$
Non Families$12,319$17,325

Perry County, Alabama Marital Status

Perry County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

22.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

27.5%

Male Marriage Rate

18.8%

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 45To54.

Perry County, Alabama Marital Status by Race


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

Perry County, Alabama Veterans

Perry County, Alabama Veterans by War

440

Number of Veterans

409

Male Veterans

31

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam162
Second Gulf War109
First Gulf War60
Korea35
World War II24

Perry County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64164
75+118
35 to 5489
65 to 7456
18 to 3413

Perry County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2258.96%
Black2154.35%

Perry County, Alabama Veterans by Education

8.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Perry County, Alabama Employment Status

Perry County, Alabama Employment by Age

36%

Labor Force Participation

31.8%

Employment Rate

11.8%

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