Pickens County, Alabama Population 2018

Pickens County, Alabama's estimated population is 20,176 with a growth rate of -0.68% 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
201720,170-6-0.03%
201720,176-139-0.68%
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
White11,305
Black or African American8,189
Some Other Race331
Two or More Races300
American Indian and Alaska Native22
Asian13
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10

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

Pickens County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Pickens County, Alabama Median Age

42.1


Total

40.3


Male

44.1


Female

Pickens County, Alabama Adults

There are 15,984 adults, (3,642 of whom are seniors) in Pickens County, Alabama.

Pickens County, Alabama Age Dependency

63.4

Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Pickens County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

10,569

52.40%

Male

9,601

47.60%

Pickens County, Alabama Households and Families

Pickens County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Pickens County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.8%10.2%
All73.7%26.3%
Male69.6%30.4%
Non Family63.2%36.8%
Female49.4%50.6%

73.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pickens County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6202.4873.7
Married3,4533.0889.8
Non Family2,6911.0563.2
Female1,0624.0549.4
Male4142.7269.6

3.21

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

2.5%

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 Grade8876.23%
9th to 12th Grade1,98313.92%
High School Graduate5,38437.81%
Some College3,24122.76%
Associates Degree1,0677.49%
Bachelors Degree1,2488.76%
Graduate Degree4313.03%

Pickens County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,1487,1671,282
Black5,3743,707365
Hispanic61240725
Other Race251170
Multiple Races99827
Native American2222
Asian1313
Islander1010

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 15.73%.

Pickens County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,463$35,676$18,827
Less Than High School$13,302$14,056$12,782
High School Grad$25,190$32,844$18,905
Some College$27,493$40,774$18,987
Bachelors Degree$36,724$72,917$29,231
Graduate Degree$46,813$56,563$

$25,463

Average Earnings

$35,676

Average Male

$18,827

Average Female

Pickens County, Alabama Language

Pickens County, Alabama Language by Age

Pickens County, Alabama Language

96.15% of Pickens County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 3.85% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.44% of the population.

Pickens County, Alabama Poverty

Pickens County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black7,8902,97337.68%
White10,5441,20211.40%
Multiple28115555.16%
Islander1010100.00%

22.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.32%

Male Poverty Rate

27.46%

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 White, with 11.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.12%.

Pickens County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.41%
High School15.85%
Some College14.13%
Bachelors or Greater7.08%

Pickens County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.53%
Male Unemployed31.86%
Female Employed15.21%
Male Employed5.58%

Pickens County, Alabama Income

Pickens County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,220$49,322
Families$50,732$61,665
Married Families$62,802$
Non Families$15,835$25,838

Pickens County, Alabama Marital Status

Pickens County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.8%

Male Marriage Rate

40.9%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Pickens County, Alabama Marital Status by Race


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

Pickens County, Alabama Veterans

Pickens County, Alabama Veterans by War

1,440

Number of Veterans

1,365

Male Veterans

75

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War436
Vietnam430
Korea208
Second Gulf War146
World War II45

Pickens County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54514
75+337
65 to 74330
55 to 64221
18 to 3438

Pickens County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White95210.22%
Black4717.55%
2 or More1713.08%

Pickens County, Alabama Veterans by Education

4.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pickens County, Alabama Employment Status

Pickens County, Alabama Employment by Age

47.5%

Labor Force Participation

41.7%

Employment Rate

12.2%

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