Center Point, Alabama Population 2021

15,876
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Center Point is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 15,876, it is the 38th largest city in Alabama and the 2236th largest city in the United States . Center Point is currently declining at a rate of -0.73% annually and its population has decreased by -6.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,921 in 2010. Center Point reached it's highest population of 22,800 in 2000. Spanning over 6 miles, Center Point has a population density of 2,567 people per square mile.

The average household income in Center Point is $58,443 with a poverty rate of 26.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $861 per month, and the median house value is $97,800. The median age in Center Point is 34.6 years, 31.4 years for males, and 37 years for females.

Center Point Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 72.33%
  • White: 23.53%
  • Two or more races: 2.16%
  • Other race: 1.88%
  • Asian: 0.10%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Center Point, Alabama is 15,876 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 16,227.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 16,921.

Center Point, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American11,82872.33%
White3,84823.53%
Two or More Races3532.16%
Some Other Race3081.88%
Asian160.10%
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Center Point Population by Race

Center Point Population Pyramid $2021

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Center Point Median Age

34.6


Total

31.4


Male

37


Female

Center Point Adults

There are 11,617 adults, (2,214 of whom are seniors) in Center Point.

Center Point Age Dependency

73.9

Age Dependency Ratio

23.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Center Point Sex Ratio

Female

8,835

54.03%

Male

7,518

45.97%

Center Point Population by Age

Center Point Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Center Point Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.8%19.2%
All58.5%41.5%
Non Family57.3%42.7%
Male41.9%58.1%
Female33%67%

58.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Center Point Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0292.6958.5
Married2,1183.4380.8
Non Family2,0111.2257.3
Female1,4873.4433
Male4133.3441.9

3.32

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

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Center Point Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2282.22%
9th to 12th Grade9309.04%
High School Graduate3,41733.23%
Some College2,91428.34%
Associates Degree1,27012.35%
Bachelors Degree1,0059.77%
Graduate Degree5195.05%
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Center Point Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Center Point Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black6,8936,2691,053
White2,8942,421412
Hispanic37533132
Other Race13297
2+ Races1169938
Asian1616

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 32.76%.

Center Point Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,617$37,109$30,216
Less Than 9th Grade$22,517$23,480$12,460
High School Graduate$31,283$34,500$24,500
Some College$31,147$35,801$29,125
Bachelors Degree$43,889$51,397$41,784
Graduate Degree$50,455$61,705$42,396

$32,617

Average Earnings

$37,109

Average Male

$30,216

Average Female

Center Point Earnings by Educational Attainment

Center Point Language by Age

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Center Point Language

95.58% of Center Point residents speak only English, while 4.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.84% of the population.

Center Point Language

Center Point Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black11,7843,02625.68%
Hispanic67651976.78%
White3,37741112.17%
Multiple35331188.10%
Other30822171.75%

26.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.14%

Male Poverty Rate

28.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Center Point

The race most likely to be in poverty in Center Point is Multiple, with 88.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Center Point is White, with 12.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.19%.

Center Point Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.84%
High School20.16%
Some College18.51%
Bachelors or Greater12.81%

Center Point Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed74.21%
Male Unemployed46.12%
Male Employed12.01%
Female Employed10.79%

Center Point Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Center Point Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,515$58,443
Families$50,684$64,517
Married Families$78,015-
Non Families$28,403$44,610
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Income by Household Type

Center Point Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.5%

Male Marriage Rate

32.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Center Point Married by Age and Sex

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Center Point Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Center Point Marital Status by Race

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Center Point Marital Status

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1,257

Number of Veterans

1,016

Male Veterans

241

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam442
First Gulf War290
Second Gulf War170
Korea118
World War II41

Center Point Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64375
65 to 74345
35 to 54323
75+205
18 to 349

Center Point Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black7779.76%
White48014.29%

Center Point Veterans by Race

Center Point Veterans by Education

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6.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Center Point Veterans by Education

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59.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.1%

Employment Rate

11.1%

Unemployment Rate

Center Point Employment by Age

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Center Point Employment by Race

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Center Point 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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86.36%

Born in Center Point

98.35%

Native Born

1.65%

Foreign Born

0.86%

Non Citizen

0.79%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.35% of Center Point residents were born in the United States, with 86.36% having been born in Alabama. 0.86% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Center Point Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202115,876-117-0.73%
202015,993-117-0.73%
201916,110-117-0.72%
201816,227-88-0.54%
201716,315-130-0.79%
201616,445-144-0.87%
201516,589-115-0.69%
201416,704-81-0.48%
201316,785-94-0.56%
201216,879-23-0.14%
201116,902220.13%
201016,880-5,920-2.96%
200022,8001000.04%
199022,7007,0003.76%
198015,7000.00%
197015,7006,2005.15%
19609,5000.00%

Center Point Population by Year