Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Population 2018

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama's estimated population is 207,811 with a growth rate of 2.64% 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
2017207,8115,3402.64%
2016202,471-3,811-1.85%
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
White132,344
Black or African American62,793
Asian3,044
Two or More Races2,104
Some Other Race1,870
American Indian and Alaska Native287
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander29

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

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Median Age

32.1


Total

30.7


Male

33.5


Female

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Adults

There are 159,952 adults, (23,689 of which are seniors) in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama.

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Age Dependency

48.7

Age Dependency Ratio

17.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

104,799

51.76%

Male

97,672

48.24%

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Households and Families

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.5%16.5%
All63%37%
Male55.2%44.8%
Non Family46.6%53.4%
Female40.5%59.5%

63.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All70,4402.7363
Married32,4933.2983.5
Non Family23,9721.3646.6
Female10,9843.740.5
Male2,9913.9855.2

3.34

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

3.4%

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 Grade3,8783.15%
9th to 12th Grade10,7268.71%
High School Graduate37,36430.34%
Some College26,61621.61%
Associates Degree8,4016.82%
Bachelors Degree22,31418.12%
Graduate Degree13,85611.25%

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White81,21973,66428,023
Black35,84229,8826,310
Hispanic3,3462,501254
Asian1,7191,6151,321
Multiple Races841685175
Other Race82059474
Native American20718243
Islander292914

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 76.85%.

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,407$41,330$29,056
Less Than High School$19,932$22,444$17,737
High School Grad$27,435$32,492$21,485
Some College$31,275$40,118$27,211
Bachelors Degree$42,729$53,082$37,081
Graduate Degree$51,670$65,076$46,573

$33,407

Average Earnings

$41,330

Average Male

$29,056

Average Female

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Language

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Language by Age

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Language

94.79% of Tuscaloosa County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 5.21% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.03% of the population.

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Poverty

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black60,76216,50227.16%
White119,62315,02412.56%
Hispanic6,4011,86729.17%
Asian2,87271925.03%
Other1,87069937.38%
Multiple1,93439320.32%
Native2617026.82%
Islander292275.86%

17.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.48%

Male Poverty Rate

20.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama is Islander, with 75.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama is White, with 12.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.15%.

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.51%
High School14.63%
Some College10.60%
Bachelors or Greater4.74%

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.72%
Male Unemployed29.55%
Female Employed11.92%
Male Employed6.54%

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Income

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,022$64,397
Families$61,071$77,682
Married Families$79,238$95,160
Non Families$26,023$36,689

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Marital Status

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.3%

Male Marriage Rate

40.3%

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

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Veterans

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Veterans by War

10,702

Number of Veterans

9,804

Male Veterans

898

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,660
First Gulf War2,042
Second Gulf War1,382
Korea1,043
World War II485

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,786
65 to 742,632
55 to 642,343
75+2,068
18 to 34873

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,5656.99%
Black3,0016.44%
Hispanic731.69%
2 or More423.40%
Other393.61%
Indian3514.00%
Asian200.83%

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Veterans by Education

6.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Employment Status

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Employment by Age

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

54.9%

Employment Rate

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