Atmore, Alabama Population 2021

9,129
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Atmore is a city located in Escambia County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 9,129, it is the 70th largest city in Alabama and the 3291st largest city in the United States . Atmore is currently growing at a rate of 0.12% annually but its population has decreased by -10.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,194 in 2010. Atmore reached it's highest population of 10,169 in 2010. Spanning over 22 miles, Atmore has a population density of 418 people per square mile.

The average household income in Atmore is $38,383 with a poverty rate of 34.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $583 per month, and the median house value is $94,300. The median age in Atmore is 38.4 years, 38.2 years for males, and 39.2 years for females.

Atmore Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 58.46%
  • White: 38.70%
  • Two or more races: 1.19%
  • Native American: 0.98%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.58%
  • Asian: 0.08%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Atmore, Alabama is 9,129 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,096.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,194.

Atmore, Alabama Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202136,8511090.30%
202036,7421090.30%
201936,6331090.30%
201836,524-469-1.28%
201736,993-482-1.30%
201637,475-186-0.50%
201537,661-74-0.20%
201437,735-30-0.08%
201337,765-258-0.68%
201238,023-181-0.48%
201138,204-141-0.37%
201038,3450.00%

Atmore Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American5,55158.46%
White3,67538.70%
Two or More Races1131.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native930.98%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander550.58%
Asian80.08%
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Atmore Population by Race

Atmore Population Pyramid $2021

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Atmore Median Age

38.4


Total

38.2


Male

39.2


Female

Atmore Adults

There are 7,771 adults, (1,582 of whom are seniors) in Atmore.

Atmore Age Dependency

53.4

Age Dependency Ratio

25.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Atmore Sex Ratio

Female

3,885

40.92%

Male

5,610

59.08%

Atmore Population by Age

Atmore Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Atmore Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male90.7%9.3%
Married74.8%25.2%
All55.2%44.8%
Non Family49.3%50.7%
Female25.3%74.7%

55.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Atmore Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8032.4655.2
Non Family1,3601.0749.3
Married9073.3674.8
Female4394.7925.3
Male972.9990.7

3.74

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Atmore Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4336.27%
9th to 12th Grade1,52722.10%
High School Graduate3,05144.16%
Some College93813.58%
Associates Degree2403.47%
Bachelors Degree4456.44%
Graduate Degree2753.98%
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Atmore Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Atmore Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black3,7632,478116
White2,9272,280577
Native American7556
2+ Races656527
Islander5555
Hispanic2314
Asian88

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 41.54%.

Atmore Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,664$31,821$14,192
Less Than 9th Grade$15,804$26,979$13,269
High School Graduate$21,434$32,006$13,828
Some College$18,854$26,066$
Bachelors Degree$42,143$$
Graduate Degree$67,961$83,590$43,750

$21,664

Average Earnings

$31,821

Average Male

$14,192

Average Female

Atmore Earnings by Educational Attainment

Atmore Language by Age

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Atmore Language

99.14% of Atmore residents speak only English, while 0.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.53% of the population.

Atmore Language

Atmore Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,8521,88248.86%
White2,72545016.51%
Multiple1134842.48%

34.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

35.03%

Male Poverty Rate

34.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Atmore

The race most likely to be in poverty in Atmore is Black, with 48.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Atmore is White, with 16.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 44.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.65%.

Atmore Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College38.54%
High School29.00%
Less Than 9th Grade28.03%
Bachelors or Greater6.25%

Atmore Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed48.00%
Female Employed35.50%
Male Unemployed23.19%
Male Employed9.06%

Atmore Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Atmore Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$26,118$38,383
Families$32,865$47,147
Married Families$44,489-
Non Families$20,128$28,846
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Income by Household Type

Atmore Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

28.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

26.4%

Male Marriage Rate

32.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Atmore Married by Age and Sex

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Atmore 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 45-54.

Atmore Marital Status by Race

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Atmore Marital Status

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608

Number of Veterans

532

Male Veterans

76

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam208
First Gulf War178
Korea93
Second Gulf War54
World War II

Atmore Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54206
65 to 74161
75+148
55 to 6473
18 to 3420

Atmore Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2668.21%
Black2305.39%
Islander55100.00%
Native American4649.46%
2+ Races119.73%

Atmore Veterans by Race

Atmore Veterans by Education

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2.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

53.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Atmore Veterans by Education

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32.6%

Labor Force Participation

27.5%

Employment Rate

15.7%

Unemployment Rate

Atmore Employment by Age

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Atmore Employment by Race

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Atmore 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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80.12%

Born in Atmore

99.68%

Native Born

0.32%

Foreign Born

0.02%

Non Citizen

0.29%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.68% of Atmore residents were born in the United States, with 80.12% having been born in Alabama. 0.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Atmore Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219,129110.12%
20209,118110.12%
20199,107110.12%
20189,096-284-3.03%
20179,380-506-5.12%
20169,886-70-0.70%
20159,956-45-0.45%
201410,001430.43%
20139,958-127-1.26%
201210,085-48-0.47%
201110,133-36-0.35%
201010,1692,4932.85%
20007,676-370-0.47%
19908,046-743-0.88%
19808,7894960.58%
19708,2931200.15%
19608,1732,4533.63%
19505,7202,5205.98%
19403,2001650.53%
19303,0350.00%

Atmore Population by Year