Tallapoosa County, Alabama Population 2018

Tallapoosa County, Alabama's estimated population is 40,681 with a growth rate of -0.68% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tallapoosa County, Alabama is the 30th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201740,681-277-0.68%
201640,9583840.95%
201640,574-43-0.11%
201540,617-269-0.66%
201440,886-135-0.33%
201341,021-19-0.05%
201241,040-354-0.86%
201141,394-83-0.20%
201041,4772,6516.83%
199038,8261500.39%
198038,6764,83614.29%
197033,840-1,167-3.33%
196035,007-67-0.19%
195035,074-196-0.56%
194035,2704,08213.09%
193031,1881,4444.85%
192029,744-1,290-4.16%
191031,0341,3594.58%
190029,6754,21516.56%
189025,4602,0598.80%
188023,4016,43837.95%
187016,963-6,864-28.81%
186023,8278,24352.89%
185015,5849,140141.84%
18406,4440.00%

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White28,778
Black or African American11,248
Some Other Race292
Two or More Races288
Asian208
American Indian and Alaska Native144

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

Tallapoosa 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

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Median Age

43


Total

42.7


Male

43.6


Female

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Adults

There are 32,152 adults, (7,987 of which are seniors) in Tallapoosa County, Alabama.

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Age Dependency

69.5

Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

21,563

52.65%

Male

19,395

47.35%

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Households and Families

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.2%14.8%
All70.8%29.2%
Non Family64.9%35.1%
Female46.6%53.4%
Male43.6%56.4%

70.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,3382.4770.8
Married7,9552.9585.2
Non Family4,9831.0864.9
Female2,6663.3846.6
Male7343.3343.6

3.02

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Households

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5655.41%
9th to 12th Grade4,32114.95%
High School Graduate10,20135.29%
Some College5,78820.02%
Associates Degree2,0297.02%
Bachelors Degree3,37211.66%
Graduate Degree1,6345.65%

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,97817,5534,319
Black7,2615,066644
Hispanic53225621
Other Race11022
Native American109566
Multiple Races105905
Asian979411

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 96.91%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 20.59%.

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,245$31,912$26,426
Less Than High School$22,382$25,810$16,758
High School Grad$27,327$31,866$22,144
Some College$29,825$31,898$27,226
Bachelors Degree$41,455$54,125$40,212
Graduate Degree$58,264$61,528$51,977

$30,245

Average Earnings

$31,912

Average Male

$26,426

Average Female

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Language

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Language by Age

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Language

98.17% of Tallapoosa County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 1.83% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.63% of the population.

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Poverty

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black11,0454,49640.71%
White27,9084,14714.86%
Hispanic98870271.05%
Other29227092.47%
Native1448659.72%
Multiple288196.60%

23.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.07%

Male Poverty Rate

26.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tallapoosa County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tallapoosa County, Alabama is Other, with 92.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tallapoosa County, Alabama is Multiple, with 6.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.46%.

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.52%
High School17.51%
Some College13.88%
Bachelors or Greater4.86%

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.76%
Male Unemployed27.31%
Female Employed9.49%
Male Employed7.48%

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Income

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,395$51,750
Families$50,512$60,069
Married Families$61,347$73,050
Non Families$21,482$31,425

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Marital Status

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.4%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Tallapoosa 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.

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Veterans

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Veterans by War

3,248

Number of Veterans

2,993

Male Veterans

255

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,209
First Gulf War632
Korea366
Second Gulf War341
World War II181

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74977
75+829
55 to 64725
35 to 54555
18 to 34162

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,57111.04%
Black6708.07%
Indian75.47%

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Veterans by Education

7.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Employment Status

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Employment by Age

50.6%

Labor Force Participation

45.6%

Employment Rate

9.8%

Unemployment Rate

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Employment by Race

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Tallapoosa County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Alexander City1498414773-211-1.41%
Tallassee 48184759-59-1.22%
Dadeville32273128-99-3.07%
Camp Hill1014975-39-3.85%
Jacksons' Gap823801-22-2.67%
New Site773754-19-2.46%
Daviston214209-5-2.34%
Goldville5453-1-1.85%
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