Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Population 2019

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama's estimated population is 207,811 with a growth rate of 0.74% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tuscaloosa County, Alabama is the 7th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017207,8111,5290.74%
2016206,2821,8090.88%
2015204,4731,6700.82%
2014202,8032,0511.02%
2013200,7522,1551.09%
2012198,5971,8980.96%
2011196,6991,7060.87%
2010194,99344,47129.54%
1990150,52212,9819.44%
1980137,54121,51218.54%
1970116,0296,9826.40%
1960109,04714,95515.89%
195094,09218,05623.75%
194076,03611,88318.52%
193064,15310,47319.51%
192053,6806,12112.87%
191047,55911,41231.57%
190036,1475,79519.09%
189030,3525,39521.62%
188024,9574,87624.28%
187020,081-3,119-13.44%
186023,2005,14428.49%
185018,0561,4738.88%
184016,5832,93721.52%
183013,6465,41765.83%
18208,2290.00%

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White132,281
Black or African American63,965
Asian3,135
Two or More Races2,359
Some Other Race2,271
American Indian and Alaska Native346
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander67

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

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2019

2,0004,0006,0008,00010,00012,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,00010,00012,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Median Age

32.3


Total

30.9


Male

33.8


Female

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Adults

There are 161,480 adults, (24,738 of whom are seniors) in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama.

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Age Dependency

49.5

Age Dependency Ratio

18.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

105,699

51.71%

Male

98,725

48.29%

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Households and Families

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.8%17.2%
All62.8%37.2%
Male59.8%40.2%
Non Family45.9%54.1%
Female41.9%58.1%

62.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All71,5072.7262.8
Married32,8963.2882.8
Non Family24,3421.445.9
Female11,2463.5841.9
Male3,0234.0259.8

3.31

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Households

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,8993.12%
9th to 12th Grade10,9088.72%
High School Graduate36,79129.40%
Some College26,82121.43%
Associates Degree8,9017.11%
Bachelors Degree23,23018.56%
Graduate Degree14,59511.66%

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White82,22574,54929,140
Black36,75930,8656,754
Hispanic3,3852,502330
Asian1,6961,5221,269
Other Race93569695
Multiple Races903705234
Native American27515542
Islander444428

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 74.82%.

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,501$41,905$30,457
Less Than High School$21,746$25,861$18,607
High School Grad$28,018$33,523$21,566
Some College$31,815$41,269$27,764
Bachelors Degree$45,787$53,170$40,761
Graduate Degree$53,043$69,875$48,565

$35,501

Average Earnings

$41,905

Average Male

$30,457

Average Female

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Language

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Language by Age

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Language

94.43% of Tuscaloosa County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 5.57% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.10% of the population.

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Poverty

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black62,10016,32126.28%
White119,79314,31911.95%
Hispanic6,8191,78726.21%
Other2,27181335.80%
Asian2,91277626.65%
Multiple2,14548322.52%
Native3155517.46%
Islander4444100.00%

17.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.19%

Male Poverty Rate

19.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama is White, with 11.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.94%.

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.68%
High School14.32%
Some College10.26%
Bachelors or Greater4.68%

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.35%
Male Unemployed33.39%
Female Employed10.81%
Male Employed5.97%

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Income

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,513$66,856
Families$63,675$80,655
Married Families$81,885$98,763
Non Families$27,880$38,344

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Marital Status

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.1%

Male Marriage Rate

40.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Tuscaloosa 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.

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Marital Status by Race


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

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Veterans

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Veterans by War

10,825

Number of Veterans

9,840

Male Veterans

985

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,561
First Gulf War2,188
Second Gulf War1,750
Korea958
World War II396

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,832
35 to 542,804
55 to 642,201
75+2,005
18 to 34983

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,7427.15%
Black2,8996.10%
Hispanic1062.32%
2 or More765.03%
Indian4514.61%
Other332.65%
Asian301.22%

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Veterans by Education

7.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Employment Status

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Employment by Age

58.9%

Labor Force Participation

54.8%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Employment by Race

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Tuscaloosa9035399543919010.17%
Northport232742504517717.61%
Moundville 24182436180.74%
Lake View 1997224725012.52%
Brookwood18281827-1-0.05%
Coaling16521642-10-0.61%
Woodstock 142815691419.87%
Vance 15021501-1-0.07%
Coker98098550.51%
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