Andalusia, Alabama Population 2020

8,543

Andalusia is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 8,543, it is the 75th largest city in Alabama and the 3439th largest city in the United States. Andalusia is currently declining at a rate of -1.11% annually and its population has decreased by -5.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,015 in 2010. Andalusia reached it's highest population of 10,415 in 1980. Spanning over 20 miles, Andalusia has a population density of 435 people per square mile.

The average household income in Andalusia is $52,132 with a poverty rate of 18.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $663 per month, and the median house value is $108,200. The median age in Andalusia is 40.2 years, 37.5 years for males, and 42.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.5 males.

Andalusia Demographics

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

  • White: 71.56%
  • Black or African American: 25.11%
  • Two or more races: 1.84%
  • Asian: 0.88%
  • Other race: 0.61%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Andalusia, Alabama is 8,543, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,735.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,015.

Andalusia, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,34371.56%
Black or African American2,22625.11%
Two or More Races1631.84%
Asian780.88%
Some Other Race540.61%

Andalusia Population Pyramid 2020

Andalusia Median Age

40.2


Total

37.5


Male

42.6


Female

Andalusia Adults

There are 6,861 adults, (1,600 of whom are seniors) in Andalusia.

Andalusia Age Dependency

68.5

Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Andalusia Sex Ratio

Female

4,753

53.62%

Male

4,111

46.38%

Andalusia Households and Families

Andalusia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Andalusia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.8%22.2%
All59%41%
Non Family54.3%45.7%
Male37.2%62.8%
Female34.4%65.6%

59.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,4652.4459
Married1,3683.1677.8
Non Family1,2761.1854.3
Female5793.234.4
Male2423.2237.2

3.11

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Andalusia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3856.45%
9th to 12th Grade4858.12%
High School Graduate1,92832.29%
Some College1,34622.55%
Associates Degree5128.58%
Bachelors Degree82913.89%
Graduate Degree4858.12%

Andalusia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,2913,7501,206
Black1,4131,13787
Hispanic1271059
Multiple Races76682
Asian634010
Other Race3021

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 89.47%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 28.11%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,741$37,208$26,774
Less Than High School$17,604$$13,527
High School Grad$30,187$35,680$24,572
Some College$26,993$34,375$25,642
Bachelors Degree$45,893$59,345$35,200
Graduate Degree$59,750$92,875$52,234

$32,741

Average Earnings

$37,208

Average Male

$26,774

Average Female

Andalusia Language

Andalusia Language by Age

Andalusia Language

97.37% of Andalusia residents speak only English, while 2.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.50% of the population.

Andalusia Poverty

Andalusia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,96791415.32%
Black2,10157427.32%
Hispanic1783921.91%
Multiple149117.38%
Other54916.67%

18.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.02%

Male Poverty Rate

18.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Andalusia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Andalusia is Black, with 27.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Andalusia is Multiple, with 7.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.38%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.10%
Some College19.59%
High School17.91%
Bachelors or Greater4.74%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.86%
Male Unemployed27.10%
Female Employed9.49%
Male Employed8.25%

Andalusia Income

Andalusia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,077$52,132
Families$51,801$65,611
Married Families$69,286-
Non Families$20,176$26,973

Andalusia Marital Status

Andalusia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.5%

Male Marriage Rate

36.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Andalusia Married by Age and Sex

Andalusia 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 55-64.

Andalusia Marital Status by Race

Andalusia Veterans

595

Number of Veterans

543

Male Veterans

52

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam251
Korea115
First Gulf War93
Second Gulf War69
World War II25
Name Veterans % of Total
White4889.74%
2 or More5057.47%
Black472.81%
Hispanic107.81%
Asian1015.87%

$Andalusia Veterans by Education

12.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Andalusia Employment Status

54.4%

Labor Force Participation

49.5%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Andalusia 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

76.73%

Born in Alabama

98.71%

Native Born

1.29%

Foreign Born

0.64%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.71% of Andalusia residents were born in the United States, with 76.73% having been born in Alabama. 0.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20208,543-96-1.11%
20198,639-96-1.10%
20188,735-48-0.55%
20178,783-96-1.08%
20168,879-56-0.63%
20158,935-60-0.67%
20148,995-8-0.09%
20139,003-5-0.06%
20129,008-63-0.69%
20119,071450.50%
20109,0262320.26%
20008,794-475-0.52%
19909,269-1,146-1.16%
198010,4153230.32%
197010,092-171-0.17%
196010,2631,1011.14%
19509,1622,2762.90%
19406,8861,7322.94%
19305,1541,1312.51%
19204,0230.00%