Argo, Alabama Population 2020

4,360

Argo is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 4,360, it is the 114th largest city in Alabama and the 5146th largest city in the United States. Argo is currently growing at a rate of 0.62% annually and its population has increased by 7.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,071 in 2010. Spanning over 11 miles, Argo has a population density of 406 people per square mile.

The average household income in Argo is $83,668 with a poverty rate of 8.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $442 per month, and the median house value is $175,400. The median age in Argo is 38.1 years, 35.4 years for males, and 42.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.8 males.

Argo Demographics

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

  • White: 91.97%
  • Black or African American: 5.10%
  • Other race: 2.48%
  • Asian: 0.45%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Argo, Alabama is 4,360, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,306.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,071.

Argo, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,89591.97%
Black or African American2165.10%
Some Other Race1052.48%
Asian190.45%

Argo Population Pyramid 2020

Argo Median Age

38.1


Total

35.4


Male

42.5


Female

Argo Adults

There are 3,307 adults, (414 of whom are seniors) in Argo.

Argo Age Dependency

46.4

Age Dependency Ratio

14.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Argo Sex Ratio

Female

2,088

49.30%

Male

2,147

50.70%

Argo Households and Families

Argo Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Argo Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married90.1%9.9%
All86.9%13.1%
Non Family78.4%21.6%
Female60.4%39.6%

86.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4732.8886.9
Married1,0013.4590.1
Non Family347078.4
Male773.75100
Female482.9460.4

3.34

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Argo Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade692.42%
9th to 12th Grade2468.61%
High School Graduate80728.26%
Some College87830.74%
Associates Degree35612.46%
Bachelors Degree2458.58%
Graduate Degree2558.93%

Argo Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,4962,232337
Black21621689
Hispanic1257474
Other Race51
Asian1919

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 59.20%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,942$54,626$37,510
Less Than High School$25,652$25,652$
High School Grad$48,304$53,173$38,359
Some College$53,269$59,219$
Bachelors Degree$58,583$$57,750
Graduate Degree$71,469$$

$51,942

Average Earnings

$54,626

Average Male

$37,510

Average Female

Argo Language

Argo Language by Age

Argo Language

95.71% of Argo residents speak only English, while 4.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.81% of the population.

Argo Poverty

Argo Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,8212486.49%
Hispanic17910558.66%
Other105105100.00%

8.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.49%

Male Poverty Rate

13.31%

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 6.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.89%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School83.17%
High School2.73%
Some College1.22%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Employed2.65%
Female Employed2.42%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Argo Income

Argo Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$70,439$83,668
Families$88,324$99,704
Married Families$89,616-
Non Families$31,955$30,074

Argo Marital Status

Argo Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.5%

Male Marriage Rate

67.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Argo Married by Age and Sex

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

Argo Veterans

453

Number of Veterans

453

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War172
Vietnam88
First Gulf War58
World War II
Korea

$Argo Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Argo Employment Status

68.6%

Labor Force Participation

66.5%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Argo 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

75.68%

Born in Alabama

95.91%

Native Born

4.09%

Foreign Born

2.38%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.91% of Argo residents were born in the United States, with 75.68% having been born in Alabama. 2.38% 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
20204,360270.62%
20194,333270.63%
20184,306310.73%
20174,275270.64%
20164,248461.09%
20154,202270.65%
20144,17520.05%
20134,173491.19%
20124,124270.66%
20114,097160.39%
20104,0810.00%