Pickens County, Alabama Population 2018

Pickens County, Alabama's estimated population is 20,176 with a growth rate of 0.67% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pickens County, Alabama is the 47th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201720,1761340.67%
201620,042-273-1.34%
201620,315-461-2.22%
201520,7764942.44%
201420,2829805.08%
201319,302-11-0.06%
201219,313-41-0.21%
201119,354-395-2.00%
201019,749-950-4.59%
199020,699-782-3.64%
198021,4811,1555.68%
197020,326-1,556-7.11%
196021,882-2,467-10.13%
195024,349-3,322-12.01%
194027,6712,76911.12%
193024,902-451-1.78%
192025,3532981.19%
191025,0556532.68%
190024,4021,9328.60%
189022,4709914.61%
188021,4793,78921.42%
187017,690-4,626-20.73%
186022,3168043.74%
185021,5124,39425.67%
184017,11810,496158.50%
18306,6220.00%

Pickens County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,254
Black or African American8,387
Some Other Race184
Two or More Races172
American Indian and Alaska Native24
Asian12
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

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

Pickens 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

Pickens County, Alabama Median Age

42.2


Total

40.9


Male

44.3


Female

Pickens County, Alabama Adults

There are 15,853 adults, (3,588 of which are seniors) in Pickens County, Alabama.

Pickens County, Alabama Age Dependency

63.5

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Pickens County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

10,165

50.72%

Male

9,877

49.28%

Pickens County, Alabama Households and Families

Pickens County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pickens County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.1%9.9%
All72.7%27.3%
Male65%35%
Non Family60.8%39.2%
Female53.2%46.8%

72.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pickens County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6182.572.7
Married3,3173.190.1
Non Family2,8181.0460.8
Female1,0724.3753.2
Male4112.7865

3.31

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pickens County, Alabama Households

Pickens County, Alabama Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8646.13%
9th to 12th Grade1,79812.77%
High School Graduate5,62339.92%
Some College3,16222.45%
Associates Degree1,0717.60%
Bachelors Degree1,1057.85%
Graduate Degree4613.27%

Pickens County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,2067,2221,167
Black5,3993,882375
Hispanic39124815
Other Race156107
Multiple Races64469
Native American2424
Asian1212
Islander99

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 14.22%.

Pickens County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,800$33,009$19,152
Less Than High School$13,963$16,789$9,688
High School Grad$24,307$32,208$16,923
Some College$26,352$34,359$20,505
Bachelors Degree$37,024$41,923$31,125
Graduate Degree$43,424$44,674$

$24,800

Average Earnings

$33,009

Average Male

$19,152

Average Female

Pickens County, Alabama Language

Pickens County, Alabama Language by Age

Pickens County, Alabama Language

97.12% of Pickens County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 2.88% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.43% of the population.

Pickens County, Alabama Poverty

Pickens County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,1153,10138.21%
White10,7161,37012.78%
Multiple1628351.23%
Hispanic152127.89%
Islander99100.00%

23.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.13%

Male Poverty Rate

27.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pickens County, Alabama

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pickens County, Alabama is Hispanic, with 7.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.87%.

Pickens County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.66%
High School18.68%
Some College14.70%
Bachelors or Greater6.25%

Pickens County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed57.61%
Male Unemployed17.89%
Female Employed14.17%
Male Employed5.45%

Pickens County, Alabama Income

Pickens County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,679$46,057
Families$46,214$58,673
Married Families$58,759$
Non Families$14,970$23,681

Pickens County, Alabama Marital Status

Pickens County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.6%

Male Marriage Rate

40.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Pickens County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Pickens 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.

Pickens County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Pickens County, Alabama Veterans

Pickens County, Alabama Veterans by War

1,552

Number of Veterans

1,462

Male Veterans

90

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam483
First Gulf War344
Second Gulf War237
Korea195
World War II68

Pickens County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54459
75+342
65 to 74340
55 to 64305
18 to 34106

Pickens County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White99910.82%
Black5398.53%
2 or More1416.47%

Pickens County, Alabama Veterans by Education

7.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pickens County, Alabama Employment Status

Pickens County, Alabama Employment by Age

48%

Labor Force Participation

42.1%

Employment Rate

12.3%

Unemployment Rate

Pickens County, Alabama Employment by Race

Pickens County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Pickens County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Aliceville24812357-124-5.00%
Gordo17501672-78-4.46%
Reform17001616-84-4.94%
Carrollton1019980-39-3.83%
Pickensville604574-30-4.97%
Ethelsville7673-3-3.95%
Memphis2928-1-3.45%
McMullen109-1-10.00%
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