Butler, Alabama Population 2022

1,867
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Butler is a city located in Choctaw County Alabama. Butler has a 2020 population of 1,867. It is also the county seat of Choctaw County. Butler is currently declining at a rate of -0.11% annually and its population has decreased by -0.21% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,871 in 2010.

The average household income in Butler is $55,147 with a poverty rate of 16.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $712 per month, and the median house value is $110,900. The median age in Butler is 38.5 years, 43.8 years for males, and 33.1 years for females.

Butler Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Butlerwas:

  • White: 70.61%
  • Black or African American: 28.19%
  • Two or more races: 0.52%
  • Other race: 0.38%
  • Native American: 0.17%
  • Asian: 0.14%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Butler, Alabama is 1,867 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,871.

Butler, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,04970.61%
Black or African American81828.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.17%
Asian40.14%
Some Other Race110.38%
Two or More Races150.52%
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Butler Population by Race

Butler Population Pyramid 2022

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Butler Median Age

37.1


Total

38.1


Male

37


Female

Butler Adults

There are 2,115 adults, (414 of whom are seniors) in Butler.

Butler Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Butler Sex Ratio

Female

1,495

51.52%

Male

1,407

48.48%

Butler Population by Age

Butler Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Butler Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92%8%
Male80.5%19.5%
All74.7%25.3%
Non Family64.6%35.4%
Female44%56%

74.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Butler Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0352.6874.7
Married4623.592
Male872.2580.5
Female1753.6444
Non Family3111.0364.6

3.38

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

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Butler Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade713.82%
9th to 12th Grade1377.37%
High School Graduate65635.31%
Some College44123.74%
Associates Degree874.68%
Bachelors Degree30916.63%
Graduate Degree1578.45%
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Butler Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Butler Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian444
White1,3501,209427
Black44439735
Other Race1111
2+ Races1313
Hispanic4227
Native American5

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Butler Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,362$56,515$26,747
Less Than 9th Grade$$55,530$
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$30,486$53,919$26,674
Bachelors Degree$63,698$73,011$24,087
Graduate Degree$39,309$$38,963

$39,362

Average Earnings

$56,515

Average Male

$26,747

Average Female

Butler Earnings by Educational Attainment

Butler Language by Age

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Butler Language

94.14% of Butler residents speak only English, while 5.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.46% of the population.

Butler Language

Butler Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple151386.67%
Hispanic603355.00%
Black77231140.28%
White1,920965.00%
OtherNaN%

16.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.81%

Male Poverty Rate

19.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Butler

The race most likely to be in poverty in Butler is Multiple, with 86.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Butler is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.71%.

Butler Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.32%
High School11.04%
Some College11.09%
Bachelors or Greater1.52%

Butler Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.19%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed8.11%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Butler Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Butler Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$38,977$59,730
Families$66,307$71,761
Married Families$91,071-
Non Families$35,437$31,717
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Income by Household Type

Butler Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

47.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Butler Married by Age and Sex

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Butler Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Butler Marital Status by Race

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Butler Marital Status

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181

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War60
First Gulf War19
Vietnam24
Korea19
World War II

Butler Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3460
35 to 5474
55 to 644
65 to 7411
75+32

Butler Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White825.31%
Black9918.40%

Butler Veterans by Race

Butler Veterans by Education

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4.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butler Veterans by Education

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53.2%

Labor Force Participation

52.8%

Employment Rate

0.7%

Unemployment Rate

Butler Employment by Age

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Butler Employment by Race

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Butler 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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41.08%

Born in Butler

97.28%

Native Born

2.72%

Foreign Born

0.72%

Non Citizen

2.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.28% of Butler residents were born in the United States, with 41.08% having been born in Alabama. 0.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Butler Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,8940.00%
20111,892-2-0.11%
20121,890-2-0.11%
20131,888-2-0.11%
20141,886-2-0.11%
20151,884-2-0.11%
20161,882-2-0.11%
20171,880-2-0.11%
20181,878-2-0.11%
20191,876-2-0.11%
20201,871-5-0.27%
20211,869-2-0.11%
20221,867-2-0.11%

Butler Population by Year