Center Point, Alabama Population 2020

15,960

Center Point is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 15,960, it is the 37th largest city in Alabama and the 2212th largest city in the United States. Center Point is currently declining at a rate of -0.81% annually and its population has decreased by -5.68% 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 2,581 people per square mile.

The average household income in Center Point is $68,175 with a poverty rate of 25.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $853 per month, and the median house value is $98,300. The median age in Center Point is 34.3 years, 31.2 years for males, and 37.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 84.8 males.

Center Point Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 69.23%
  • White: 26.28%
  • Two or more races: 2.32%
  • Other race: 2.11%
  • Asian: 0.06%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Center Point, Alabama is 15,960, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 16,222.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 16,921.

Center Point, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American11,39569.23%
White4,32626.28%
Two or More Races3822.32%
Some Other Race3472.11%
Asian100.06%

Center Point Population Pyramid 2020

Center Point Median Age

34.3


Total

31.2


Male

37.2


Female

Center Point Adults

There are 11,729 adults, (2,157 of whom are seniors) in Center Point.

Center Point Age Dependency

72

Age Dependency Ratio

22.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Center Point Sex Ratio

Female

8,906

54.11%

Male

7,554

45.89%

Center Point Households and Families

Center Point Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Center Point Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.5%16.5%
All58.5%41.5%
Non Family58%42%
Female33.5%66.5%
Male30.6%69.4%

58.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,1292.6658.5
Married2,0913.3483.5
Non Family2,0421.2558
Female1,5653.4733.5
Male4313.1230.6

3.27

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Center Point Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2742.66%
9th to 12th Grade7937.70%
High School Graduate3,10930.19%
Some College3,08229.93%
Associates Degree1,28212.45%
Bachelors Degree1,22111.86%
Graduate Degree5385.22%

Center Point Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black6,5015,9601,200
White3,2632,824516
Hispanic41035212
Other Race1611027
Multiple Races997924
Asian1010

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 multiple races people with a rate of 24.24%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,375$39,191$29,561
Less Than High School$23,156$24,120$
High School Grad$31,936$35,305$26,901
Some College$30,338$37,395$26,582
Bachelors Degree$45,214$47,841$40,826
Graduate Degree$50,718$51,809$44,792

$34,375

Average Earnings

$39,191

Average Male

$29,561

Average Female

Center Point Language

Center Point Language by Age

Center Point Language

95.25% of Center Point residents speak only English, while 4.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.61% of the population.

Center Point Poverty

Center Point Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black11,3482,94625.96%
Hispanic79652565.95%
White3,74541611.11%
Multiple38233286.91%
Other34622765.61%

25.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.45%

Male Poverty Rate

27.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Center Point

The race most likely to be in poverty in Center Point is Multiple, with 86.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Center Point is White, with 11.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.17%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.21%
High School20.24%
Some College15.29%
Bachelors or Greater12.70%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed68.32%
Male Unemployed36.53%
Female Employed10.39%
Male Employed9.64%

Center Point Income

Center Point Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,635$68,175
Families$52,716$79,212
Married Families$78,477-
Non Families$30,106$44,142

Center Point Marital Status

Center Point Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.9%

Male Marriage Rate

29.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Center Point Married by Age and Sex

Center Point 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 45-54.

Center Point Marital Status by Race

Center Point Veterans

1,324

Number of Veterans

1,123

Male Veterans

201

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam508
First Gulf War245
Second Gulf War190
Korea125
World War II52

$Center Point Veterans by Education

5.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Center Point Employment Status

60.2%

Labor Force Participation

53.4%

Employment Rate

11.4%

Unemployment Rate

Center Point 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

83.95%

Born in Alabama

98.22%

Native Born

1.78%

Foreign Born

1.04%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.22% of Center Point residents were born in the United States, with 83.95% having been born in Alabama. 1.04% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202015,960-131-0.81%
201916,091-131-0.81%
201816,222-95-0.58%
201716,317-131-0.80%
201616,448-143-0.86%
201516,591-118-0.71%
201416,709-82-0.49%
201316,791-93-0.55%
201216,884-19-0.11%
201116,903-14-0.08%
201016,917-5,883-2.94%
200022,8001000.04%
199022,7007,0003.76%
198015,7000.00%
197015,7006,2005.15%
19609,5000.00%