Alamo, Georgia Population 2021

3,299
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Alamo is a city located in Wheeler County Georgia. It is also the county seat of Wheeler County. With a 2020 population of 3,299, it is the 190th largest city in Georgia and the 5946th largest city in the United States . Alamo is currently declining at a rate of -0.27% annually but its population has increased by 17.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,797 in 2010. Alamo reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Alamo has a population density of 1,684 people per square mile.

The average household income in Alamo is $41,891 with a poverty rate of 33.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $409 per month, and the median house value is $60,800. The median age in Alamo is 29.7 years, 25.5 years for males, and 46.4 years for females.

Alamo Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Alamowas:

  • Black or African American: 59.50%
  • White: 40.50%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Alamo, Georgia is 3,299 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,317.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,797.

Alamo, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,99159.50%
White1,35540.50%
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Alamo Population by Race

Alamo Population Pyramid $2021

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Alamo Median Age

29.7


Total

25.5


Male

46.4


Female

Alamo Adults

There are 2,832 adults, (293 of whom are seniors) in Alamo.

Alamo Age Dependency

31.8

Age Dependency Ratio

11.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Alamo Sex Ratio

Female

1,221

36.49%

Male

2,125

63.51%

Alamo Population by Age

Alamo Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Alamo Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female17.8%82.2%
Non Family32.1%67.9%
All51.7%48.3%
Male68.8%31.3%
Married76.4%23.6%

51.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Alamo Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7604.1651.7
Married3055.6276.4
Non Family268132.1
Female1078.3517.8
Male803.5668.8

5.84

Average Family Size

4.16

Average Household Size

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Alamo Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1145.32%
9th to 12th Grade1858.64%
High School Graduate83639.03%
Some College33715.73%
Associates Degree924.30%
Bachelors Degree53024.74%
Graduate Degree482.24%
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Alamo Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Alamo Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1,1451,011279
White986828299
Hispanic114

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 88.30%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 30.32%.

Alamo Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,549$38,720$32,013
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$28,478$52,619$14,293
Some College$32,708$38,456$30,199
Bachelors Degree$38,904$$37,473
Graduate Degree$$$

$36,549

Average Earnings

$38,720

Average Male

$32,013

Average Female

Alamo Earnings by Educational Attainment

Alamo Language by Age

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Alamo Language

99.66% of Alamo residents speak only English, while 0.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.34% of the population.

Alamo Language

Alamo Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,87389347.68%
White1,28715011.66%

33.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

35.69%

Male Poverty Rate

28.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alamo

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alamo is Black, with 47.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alamo is White, with 11.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 53.15%.

Alamo Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.10%
High School25.10%
Some College13.84%
Bachelors or Greater6.78%

Alamo Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed16.17%
Female Unemployed10.00%
Female Employed5.21%
Male Employed2.69%

Alamo Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Alamo Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,563$41,891
Families$54,202$52,687
Married Families$63,891-
Non Families$12,976$21,797
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Income by Household Type

Alamo Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

23.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

22.3%

Male Marriage Rate

24.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Alamo Married by Age and Sex

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Alamo Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Alamo Marital Status by Race

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Alamo Marital Status

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171

Number of Veterans

149

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War53
First Gulf War33
Vietnam21
Korea17
World War II

Alamo Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6467
18 to 3453
65 to 7421
75+17
35 to 5413

Alamo Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1049.81%
Black673.78%

Alamo Veterans by Race

Alamo Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alamo Veterans by Education

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37.3%

Labor Force Participation

31.2%

Employment Rate

16.3%

Unemployment Rate

Alamo Employment by Age

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Alamo Employment by Race

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Alamo Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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91.00%

Born in Alamo

99.73%

Native Born

0.27%

Foreign Born

0.21%

Non Citizen

0.06%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.73% of Alamo residents were born in the United States, with 91.00% having been born in Georgia. 0.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Alamo Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,299-9-0.27%
20203,308-9-0.27%
20193,317-9-0.27%
20183,326-46-1.36%
20173,372-25-0.74%
20163,397661.98%
20153,331-68-2.00%
20143,399150.44%
20133,38440.12%
20123,380-98-2.82%
20113,47834110.87%
20103,1370.00%

Alamo Population by Year