Childersburg, Alabama Population 2021

4,775
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Childersburg is a city located in Talladega County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 4,775, it is the 106th largest city in Alabama and the 4892nd largest city in the United States . Childersburg is currently declining at a rate of -0.65% annually and its population has decreased by -7.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,175 in 2010. Childersburg reached it's highest population of 5,144 in 2010. Spanning over 13 miles, Childersburg has a population density of 387 people per square mile.

The average household income in Childersburg is $41,091 with a poverty rate of 27.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $506 per month, and the median house value is $107,800. The median age in Childersburg is 39.2 years, 35.3 years for males, and 41.6 years for females.

Childersburg Demographics

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

  • White: 54.42%
  • Black or African American: 38.02%
  • Other race: 4.44%
  • Native American: 1.61%
  • Asian: 0.81%
  • Two or more races: 0.69%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Childersburg, Alabama is 4,775 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,868.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,175.

Childersburg, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,67154.42%
Black or African American1,86638.02%
Some Other Race2184.44%
American Indian and Alaska Native791.61%
Asian400.81%
Two or More Races340.69%
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Childersburg Population by Race

Childersburg Population Pyramid $2021

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Childersburg Median Age

39.2


Total

35.3


Male

41.6


Female

Childersburg Adults

There are 3,738 adults, (817 of whom are seniors) in Childersburg.

Childersburg Age Dependency

68

Age Dependency Ratio

28

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Childersburg Sex Ratio

Female

2,353

47.94%

Male

2,555

52.06%

Childersburg Population by Age

Childersburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Childersburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.4%25.6%
All48.7%51.3%
Non Family37.7%62.3%
Male33.8%66.3%
Female19.2%80.8%

48.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Childersburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1752.2648.7
Non Family8911.0837.7
Married8443.1274.4
Female3603.0219.2
Male802.8133.8

3.03

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

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Childersburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1664.81%
9th to 12th Grade65118.86%
High School Graduate1,13832.98%
Some College69720.20%
Associates Degree37710.92%
Bachelors Degree3249.39%
Graduate Degree982.84%
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Childersburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Childersburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,0531,851409
Black1,13878313
Hispanic121
Other Race121
Native American79
Asian40
2+ Races20

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.16%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.92%.

Childersburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,988$25,417$26,326
Less Than 9th Grade$14,399$$
High School Graduate$38,160$39,882$30,599
Some College$22,093$17,390$22,467
Bachelors Degree$37,800$$25,807
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,988

Average Earnings

$25,417

Average Male

$26,326

Average Female

Childersburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Childersburg Language by Age

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Childersburg Language

92.44% of Childersburg residents speak only English, while 7.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.61% of the population.

Childersburg Language

Childersburg Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,86680643.19%
White2,67130111.27%
Hispanic218218100.00%
Other218218100.00%

27.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.71%

Male Poverty Rate

24.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Childersburg

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Childersburg is White, with 11.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.49%.

Childersburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade47.37%
Some College26.63%
High School13.01%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Childersburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed28.36%
Male Employed21.75%
Female Employed20.08%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Childersburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Childersburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,163$41,091
Families$35,000$49,071
Married Families$43,833-
Non Families$20,875$28,540
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Income by Household Type

Childersburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.6%

Male Marriage Rate

48.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Childersburg Married by Age and Sex

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Childersburg 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 35-44.

Childersburg Marital Status by Race

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Childersburg Marital Status

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382

Number of Veterans

361

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam136
World War II100
Second Gulf War69
Korea49
First Gulf War20

Childersburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+170
55 to 64132
35 to 5433
65 to 7431
18 to 3416

Childersburg Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White28313.50%
Native American79100.00%
Asian2050.00%

Childersburg Veterans by Race

Childersburg Veterans by Education

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12.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

62.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Childersburg Veterans by Education

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57.9%

Labor Force Participation

51.6%

Employment Rate

10.9%

Unemployment Rate

Childersburg Employment by Age

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Childersburg Employment by Race

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Childersburg 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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80.09%

Born in Childersburg

96.72%

Native Born

3.28%

Foreign Born

3.28%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.72% of Childersburg residents were born in the United States, with 80.09% having been born in Alabama. 3.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Childersburg Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,775-31-0.65%
20204,806-31-0.64%
20194,837-31-0.64%
20184,868-30-0.61%
20174,898-45-0.91%
20164,943-45-0.90%
20154,988-38-0.76%
20145,026-27-0.53%
20135,053-35-0.69%
20125,088-32-0.62%
20115,120-24-0.47%
20105,1442170.43%
20004,9273480.74%
19904,579-505-1.04%
19805,0842530.51%
19704,831-53-0.11%
19604,8848611.96%
19504,0230.00%

Childersburg Population by Year