Alabaster, Alabama Population 2020

33,818

Alabaster is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 33,818, it is the 16th largest city in Alabama and the 1154th largest city in the United States. Alabaster is currently growing at a rate of 0.71% annually and its population has increased by 11.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 30,352 in 2010. Spanning over 26 miles, Alabaster has a population density of 1,339 people per square mile.

The average household income in Alabaster is $85,572 with a poverty rate of 10.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,029 per month, and the median house value is $170,900. The median age in Alabaster is 37.6 years, 37.9 years for males, and 37.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.6 males.

Alabaster Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Alabaster was:

  • White: 73.51%
  • Black or African American: 14.48%
  • Other race: 7.61%
  • Two or more races: 2.76%
  • Asian: 1.27%
  • Native American: 0.34%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%
The current population of Alabaster, Alabama is 33,818, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 33,340.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 30,352.

Alabaster, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,16873.51%
Black or African American4,76214.48%
Some Other Race2,5037.61%
Two or More Races9092.76%
Asian4171.27%
American Indian and Alaska Native1130.34%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.02%

Alabaster Population Pyramid 2020

Alabaster Median Age

37.6


Total

37.9


Male

37.5


Female

Alabaster Adults

There are 24,236 adults, (3,762 of whom are seniors) in Alabaster.

Alabaster Age Dependency

60.6

Age Dependency Ratio

18.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Alabaster Sex Ratio

Female

16,642

50.62%

Male

16,236

49.38%

Alabaster Households and Families

Alabaster Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Alabaster Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.8%11.2%
Male83.6%16.4%
All81.7%18.3%
Non Family70%30%
Female62.3%37.7%

81.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,2272.981.7
Married7,1413.3688.8
Non Family2,6481.2470
Female1,0473.7162.3
Male3913.6483.6

3.35

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

2.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Alabaster Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7923.68%
9th to 12th Grade1,4296.64%
High School Graduate4,73021.97%
Some College5,20524.18%
Associates Degree1,8218.46%
Bachelors Degree4,80122.30%
Graduate Degree2,74812.77%

Alabaster Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,12615,2866,025
Black3,3272,9801,186
Hispanic1,378519139
Other Race1,01232584
Multiple Races33129950
Asian281138138
Native American878711
Islander66

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 asian people with a rate of 49.11%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,289$55,138$36,777
Less Than High School$24,563$30,586$23,194
High School Grad$39,083$47,537$31,875
Some College$39,035$52,822$29,537
Bachelors Degree$56,552$74,355$42,963
Graduate Degree$66,719$82,236$55,461

$46,289

Average Earnings

$55,138

Average Male

$36,777

Average Female

Alabaster Language

Alabaster Language by Age

Alabaster Language

90.43% of Alabaster residents speak only English, while 9.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.23% of the population.

Alabaster Poverty

Alabaster Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Other2,4591,49960.96%
Hispanic3,1111,47547.41%
White23,1921,4726.35%
Black4,6672816.02%
Multiple909505.50%

10.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.64%

Male Poverty Rate

11.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alabaster

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alabaster is Other, with 60.96% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alabaster is Multiple, with 5.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.55%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.22%
High School7.89%
Some College6.88%
Bachelors or Greater1.96%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed32.85%
Female Unemployed26.77%
Female Employed6.92%
Male Employed5.43%

Alabaster Income

Alabaster Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$78,071$85,572
Families$87,771$94,241
Married Families$94,583-
Non Families$44,825$53,055

Alabaster Marital Status

Alabaster Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.0%

Male Marriage Rate

57.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Alabaster Married by Age and Sex

Alabaster Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Alabaster Marital Status by Race

Alabaster Veterans

2,015

Number of Veterans

1,820

Male Veterans

195

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War702
Vietnam632
Second Gulf War361
Korea98
World War II47
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7279.36%
Black2426.49%
Hispanic221.32%
Asian207.12%
Indian1314.94%
Other90.70%
2 or More40.99%

$Alabaster Veterans by Education

1.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alabaster Employment Status

67.6%

Labor Force Participation

64.8%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Alabaster Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

65.64%

Born in Alabama

94.08%

Native Born

5.92%

Foreign Born

4.48%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.08% of Alabaster residents were born in the United States, with 65.64% having been born in Alabama. 4.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202033,8182390.71%
201933,5792390.72%
201833,3401170.35%
201733,2232390.72%
201632,9842450.75%
201532,7395901.84%
201432,1492030.64%
201331,9462930.93%
201231,6533070.98%
201131,3461600.51%
201031,1868,5673.26%
200022,6197,8874.38%
199014,7327,6537.60%
19807,0794,43710.36%
19702,6421,0425.14%
19601,6000.00%