Alexander City, Alabama Population 2022

14,837
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Alexander City is a city located in Tallapoosa County Alabama. Alexander City has a 2020 population of 14,837. Alexander City is currently declining at a rate of -0.02% annually and its population has decreased by -0.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,843 in 2010.

The average household income in Alexander City is $56,550 with a poverty rate of 19.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $601 per month, and the median house value is $109,100. The median age in Alexander City is 40.2 years, 39.6 years for males, and 41.1 years for females.

Alexander City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Alexander Citywas:

  • White: 64.34%
  • Black or African American: 32.13%
  • Other race: 1.94%
  • Asian: 0.85%
  • Two or more races: 0.42%
  • Native American: 0.32%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Alexander City, Alabama is 14,837 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 14,843.

Alexander City, Alabama Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201053,2560.00%
201152,888-368-0.70%
201252,394-494-0.94%
201352,282-112-0.21%
201451,921-361-0.70%
201551,539-382-0.74%
201651,405-134-0.26%
201751,337-68-0.13%
201851,178-159-0.31%
201951,030-148-0.29%
202050,882-148-0.29%
202150,734-148-0.29%

Alexander City Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,33964.34%
Black or African American4,66432.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native460.32%
Asian1230.85%
Some Other Race2821.94%
Two or More Races610.42%
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Alexander City Population by Race

Alexander City Population Pyramid 2022

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Alexander City Median Age

39.7


Total

39.4


Male

40


Female

Alexander City Adults

There are 10,892 adults, (2,894 of whom are seniors) in Alexander City.

Alexander City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Alexander City Sex Ratio

Female

7,726

53.23%

Male

6,789

46.77%

Alexander City Population by Age

Alexander City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Alexander City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.6%16.4%
All61.9%38.1%
Male57.3%42.7%
Non Family49.2%50.8%
Female41.7%58.3%

61.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Alexander City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,8082.4361.9
Married2,309383.6
Male3232.8457.3
Female1,1163.5541.7
Non Family2,0601.1349.2

3.13

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Alexander City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5285.40%
9th to 12th Grade1,19412.21%
High School Graduate3,13932.10%
Some College2,31823.70%
Associates Degree8218.40%
Bachelors Degree1,01110.34%
Graduate Degree7687.85%
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Alexander City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Alexander City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American464629
2+ Races574322
Asian656516
White6,7745,9071,451
Hispanic34120162
Other Race1696926
Black2,5341,833219

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 native american people with a rate of 63.04%.

Alexander City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,067$37,092$30,245
Less Than 9th Grade$25,991$29,614$22,431
High School Graduate$27,250$32,829$21,525
Some College$31,810$41,000$22,656
Bachelors Degree$49,082$49,344$47,917
Graduate Degree$79,318$88,955$76,763

$35,067

Average Earnings

$37,092

Average Male

$30,245

Average Female

Alexander City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Alexander City Language by Age

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Alexander City Language

94.84% of Alexander City residents speak only English, while 5.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.36% of the population.

Alexander City Language

Alexander City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,4791,86441.62%
Native46715.22%
Hispanic7208912.36%
White8,7878529.70%
OtherNaN%
Multiple6158.20%

19.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.37%

Male Poverty Rate

23.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alexander City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alexander City is Black, with 41.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alexander City is Multiple, with 8.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.10%.

Alexander City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.54%
High School11.41%
Some College17.80%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Alexander City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.19%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed10.14%
Female Unemployed64.29%

Alexander City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Alexander City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,004$55,466
Families$60,702$70,212
Married Families$75,551-
Non Families$21,282$27,890
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Income by Household Type

Alexander City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

41.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Alexander City Married by Age and Sex

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Alexander City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Alexander City Marital Status by Race

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Alexander City Marital Status

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1,036

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War67
First Gulf War174
Vietnam408
Korea92
World War II31

Alexander City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3451
35 to 54153
55 to 64188
65 to 74228
75+416

Alexander City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White84011.24%
Black1845.98%
2+ Races1220.00%

Alexander City Veterans by Race

Alexander City Veterans by Education

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2.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alexander City Veterans by Education

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52.6%

Labor Force Participation

50.1%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Alexander City Employment by Age

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Alexander City Employment by Race

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Alexander City 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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80.72%

Born in Alexander City

96.76%

Native Born

3.24%

Foreign Born

2.06%

Non Citizen

1.18%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.76% of Alexander City residents were born in the United States, with 80.72% having been born in Alabama. 2.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Alexander City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19304,5190.00%
19406,6402,1213.92%
19506,430-210-0.32%
196013,1406,7107.41%
197012,358-782-0.61%
198013,8071,4491.11%
199014,9171,1100.78%
200015,008910.06%
201014,875-133-0.09%
201114,872-3-0.02%
201214,869-3-0.02%
201314,866-3-0.02%
201414,863-3-0.02%
201514,860-3-0.02%
201614,857-3-0.02%
201714,854-3-0.02%
201814,851-3-0.02%
201914,848-3-0.02%
202014,843-5-0.03%
202114,840-3-0.02%
202214,837-3-0.02%

Alexander City Population by Year