Camden, Alabama Population 2020

1,751

Camden is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,751, it is the 205th largest city in Alabama and the 8122nd largest city in the United States. Camden is currently declining at a rate of -1.90% annually and its population has decreased by -13.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,020 in 2010. Camden reached it's highest population of 2,001 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Camden has a population density of 418 people per square mile.

The average household income in Camden is $54,476 with a poverty rate of 21.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $425 per month, and the median house value is $116,300. The median age in Camden is 33.9 years, 23.7 years for males, and 42.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 81.4 males.

Camden Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 56.86%
  • White: 42.62%
  • Native American: 0.51%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Camden, Alabama is 1,751, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,819.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,020.

Camden, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,21856.86%
White91342.62%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.51%

Camden Population Pyramid 2020

Camden Median Age

33.9


Total

23.7


Male

42.8


Female

Camden Adults

There are 1,524 adults, (363 of whom are seniors) in Camden.

Camden Age Dependency

84.5

Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Camden Sex Ratio

Female

1,181

55.14%

Male

961

44.86%

Camden Households and Families

Camden Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Camden Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.1%10.9%
Male88%12%
All56.3%43.7%
Female36.8%63.2%
Non Family32.4%67.6%

56.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6613.1256.3
Married2393.6989.1
Non Family2071.0232.4
Female1904.6936.8
Male253.2488

4.01

Average Family Size

3.12

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Camden Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade574.34%
9th to 12th Grade927.01%
High School Graduate53540.75%
Some College31523.99%
Associates Degree554.19%
Bachelors Degree17513.33%
Graduate Degree846.40%

Camden Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black67858566
White624568193
Hispanic1111
Native American1111

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 30.93%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,633$42,222$24,702
Less Than High School$16,979$$16,979
High School Grad$27,468$40,000$24,750
Some College$29,583$31,588$19,464
Bachelors Degree$63,333$95,750$55,417
Graduate Degree$75,938$82,788$

$31,633

Average Earnings

$42,222

Average Male

$24,702

Average Female

Camden Language

Camden Language by Age

Camden Language

99.49% of Camden residents speak only English, while 0.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.51% of the population.

Camden Poverty

Camden Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,17939333.33%
White875323.66%
Hispanic1111100.00%
Native1111100.00%

21.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.15%

Male Poverty Rate

21.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Camden

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Camden is White, with 3.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.51%
High School26.41%
Some College15.15%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed88.57%
Female Employed3.21%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Camden Income

Camden Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,281$54,476
Families$52,500$70,085
Married Families$92,539-
Non Families$15,703$18,105

Camden Marital Status

Camden Marital Status

Marriage Rates

33.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.5%

Male Marriage Rate

29.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Camden Married by Age and Sex

Camden 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 35-44.

Camden Marital Status by Race

Camden Veterans

67

Number of Veterans

65

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam32
Korea14
Second Gulf War4
World War II2
First Gulf War

$Camden Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Camden Employment Status

43.6%

Labor Force Participation

39.9%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Camden 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

91.50%

Born in Alabama

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Camden residents were born in the United States, with 91.50% having been born in Alabama. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,751-34-1.90%
20191,785-34-1.87%
20181,819-22-1.20%
20171,841-34-1.81%
20161,875-9-0.48%
20151,884-8-0.42%
20141,892-33-1.71%
20131,925-31-1.58%
20121,956-29-1.46%
20111,985-16-0.80%
20102,0010.00%