Argo, Alabama Population 2021

4,406
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Argo is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 4,406, it is the 114th largest city in Alabama and the 5133rd largest city in the United States . Argo is currently growing at a rate of 0.66% annually and its population has increased by 8.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,071 in 2010. Argo reached it's highest population of 4,406 in 2021. Spanning over 11 miles, Argo has a population density of 410 people per square mile.

The average household income in Argo is $90,157 with a poverty rate of 7.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $182,800. The median age in Argo is 34.3 years, 33.5 years for males, and 36.7 years for females.

Argo Demographics

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

  • White: 91.66%
  • Black or African American: 4.83%
  • Other race: 3.10%
  • Asian: 0.40%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Argo, Alabama is 4,406 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,319.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,071.

Argo, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,86891.66%
Black or African American2044.83%
Some Other Race1313.10%
Asian170.40%
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Argo Population by Race

Argo Population Pyramid $2021

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Argo Median Age

34.3


Total

33.5


Male

36.7


Female

Argo Adults

There are 3,179 adults, (428 of whom are seniors) in Argo.

Argo Age Dependency

53.4

Age Dependency Ratio

15.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Argo Sex Ratio

Female

2,181

51.68%

Male

2,039

48.32%

Argo Population by Age

Argo Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Argo Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married90%10%
All85.3%14.7%
Non Family69.3%30.7%
Female43.5%56.5%

85.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Argo Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3483.1385.3
Married1,0153.5290
Non Family202069.3
Male693.81100
Female622.9443.5

3.41

Average Family Size

3.13

Average Household Size

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Argo Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade772.79%
9th to 12th Grade2398.67%
High School Graduate64823.50%
Some College91333.12%
Associates Degree42215.31%
Bachelors Degree1886.82%
Graduate Degree2709.79%
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Argo Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Argo Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,3912,144301
Black20420481
Hispanic1457676
Other Race69
Asian1717

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 52.41%.

Argo Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,847$60,486$38,408
Less Than 9th Grade$26,286$26,286$
High School Graduate$52,447$73,945$38,173
Some College$53,871$57,024$35,804
Bachelors Degree$52,232$$60,536
Graduate Degree$$$

$53,847

Average Earnings

$60,486

Average Male

$38,408

Average Female

Argo Earnings by Educational Attainment

Argo Language by Age

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Argo Language

94.57% of Argo residents speak only English, while 5.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.99% of the population.

Argo Language

Argo Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,7921844.85%
Hispanic20713163.29%
Other131131100.00%

7.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.51%

Male Poverty Rate

10.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Argo

The race most likely to be in poverty in Argo is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Argo is White, with 4.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.12%.

Argo Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade75.00%
Some College1.20%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
High School0.00%

Argo Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.90%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Argo Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Argo Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$72,643$90,157
Families$84,773$99,995
Married Families$89,050-
Non Families$37,761$32,426
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Income by Household Type

Argo Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

66.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.6%

Male Marriage Rate

71.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Argo Married by Age and Sex

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Argo 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 35-44.

Argo Marital Status by Race

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Argo Marital Status

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426

Number of Veterans

426

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War176
Vietnam103
First Gulf War63
World War II
Korea

Argo Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34141
55 to 64119
65 to 74103
35 to 5463
75+

Argo Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White32411.21%
Black8541.67%
Asian17100.00%

Argo Veterans by Race

Argo Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Argo Veterans by Education

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67.3%

Labor Force Participation

65.4%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Argo Employment by Age

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Argo Employment by Race

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Argo 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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72.80%

Born in Argo

96.16%

Native Born

3.84%

Foreign Born

2.56%

Non Citizen

1.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.16% of Argo residents were born in the United States, with 72.80% having been born in Alabama. 2.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Argo Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,406290.66%
20204,377290.67%
20194,348290.67%
20184,319300.70%
20174,289260.61%
20164,263441.04%
20154,219240.57%
20144,1950.00%
20134,195471.13%
20124,148290.70%
20114,119260.64%
20104,0930.00%

Argo Population by Year