Carbon Hill, Alabama Population 2021

1,872
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Carbon Hill is a city located in Walker County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,872, it is the 190th largest city in Alabama and the 7863rd largest city in the United States . Carbon Hill is currently declining at a rate of -0.53% annually and its population has decreased by -7.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,021 in 2010. Carbon Hill reached it's highest population of 2,024 in 2010. Spanning over 6 miles, Carbon Hill has a population density of 340 people per square mile.

The average household income in Carbon Hill is $38,382 with a poverty rate of 18.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $579 per month, and the median house value is $64,300. The median age in Carbon Hill is 36.7 years, 30.5 years for males, and 43.2 years for females.

Carbon Hill Demographics

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

  • White: 88.27%
  • Black or African American: 8.05%
  • Two or more races: 2.57%
  • Asian: 1.11%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Carbon Hill, Alabama is 1,872 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,902.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,021.

Carbon Hill, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,27288.27%
Black or African American1168.05%
Two or More Races372.57%
Asian161.11%
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Carbon Hill Population by Race

Carbon Hill Population Pyramid $2021

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Carbon Hill Median Age

36.7


Total

30.5


Male

43.2


Female

Carbon Hill Adults

There are 1,093 adults, (244 of whom are seniors) in Carbon Hill.

Carbon Hill Age Dependency

69.7

Age Dependency Ratio

28.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41

Child Dependency Ratio

Carbon Hill Sex Ratio

Female

766

53.16%

Male

675

46.84%

Carbon Hill Population by Age

Carbon Hill Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Carbon Hill Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.4%24.6%
Male64.3%35.7%
All55.9%44.1%
Non Family53.9%46.1%
Female29.5%70.5%

55.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Carbon Hill Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6222.3255.9
Non Family2581.2953.9
Married1793.5175.4
Female1292.4329.5
Male562.9864.3

2.95

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

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Carbon Hill Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade12514.04%
9th to 12th Grade13615.28%
High School Graduate30534.27%
Some College16518.54%
Associates Degree768.54%
Bachelors Degree262.92%
Graduate Degree576.40%
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Carbon Hill Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Carbon Hill Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White78853777
Black7161
Asian1616
2+ Races15156

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 40.00%.

Carbon Hill Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,250$43,750$22,344
Less Than 9th Grade$28,750$36,042$
High School Graduate$21,563$41,944$
Some College$25,594$$25,469
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,250

Average Earnings

$43,750

Average Male

$22,344

Average Female

Carbon Hill Earnings by Educational Attainment

Carbon Hill Language by Age

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Carbon Hill Language

100.00% of Carbon Hill residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Carbon Hill Language

Carbon Hill Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,24821617.31%
Black1164740.52%
Multiple37616.22%

18.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.45%

Male Poverty Rate

17.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carbon Hill

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carbon Hill is Black, with 40.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carbon Hill is Multiple, with 16.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.86%.

Carbon Hill Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School24.59%
Some College18.26%
Less Than 9th Grade16.86%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Carbon Hill Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed33.33%
Male Employed8.33%
Female Employed3.36%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Carbon Hill Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Carbon Hill Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$28,864$38,382
Families$43,833$51,027
Married Families$60,938-
Non Families$13,830$19,881
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Income by Household Type

Carbon Hill Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

32.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.8%

Male Marriage Rate

29.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Carbon Hill Married by Age and Sex

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Carbon Hill 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 20-34.

Carbon Hill Marital Status by Race

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Carbon Hill Marital Status

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28

Number of Veterans

24

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam15
Second Gulf War13
First Gulf War5
World War II
Korea

Carbon Hill Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+11
55 to 649
18 to 348
65 to 74
35 to 54

Carbon Hill Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White232.37%
Black56.25%

Carbon Hill Veterans by Race

Carbon Hill Veterans by Education

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42.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carbon Hill Veterans by Education

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48.3%

Labor Force Participation

44.1%

Employment Rate

8.7%

Unemployment Rate

Carbon Hill Employment by Age

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Carbon Hill Employment by Race

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Carbon Hill 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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81.47%

Born in Carbon Hill

98.89%

Native Born

1.11%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.11%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.89% of Carbon Hill residents were born in the United States, with 81.47% 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 Asia.

Carbon Hill Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,872-10-0.53%
20201,882-10-0.53%
20191,892-10-0.53%
20181,902-11-0.58%
20171,913-26-1.34%
20161,939-17-0.87%
20151,956-14-0.71%
20141,970-16-0.81%
20131,986-12-0.60%
20121,998-18-0.89%
20112,016-8-0.40%
20102,0240.00%

Carbon Hill Population by Year