Citronelle, Alabama Population 2020

3,853

Citronelle is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 3,853, it is the 123rd largest city in Alabama and the 5515th largest city in the United States. Citronelle is currently declining at a rate of -0.46% annually and its population has decreased by -1.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,905 in 2010. Citronelle reached it's highest population of 3,929 in 2016. Spanning over 26 miles, Citronelle has a population density of 149 people per square mile.

The average household income in Citronelle is $49,353 with a poverty rate of 19.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $774 per month, and the median house value is $118,300. The median age in Citronelle is 39.7 years, 40.7 years for males, and 36 years for females. For every 100 females there are 66.3 males.

Citronelle Demographics

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

  • White: 72.62%
  • Black or African American: 21.66%
  • Native American: 5.01%
  • Two or more races: 0.72%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Citronelle, Alabama is 3,853, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,889.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,905.

Citronelle, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,84072.62%
Black or African American84721.66%
American Indian and Alaska Native1965.01%
Two or More Races280.72%

Citronelle Population Pyramid 2020

Citronelle Median Age

39.7


Total

40.7


Male

36


Female

Citronelle Adults

There are 2,932 adults, (644 of whom are seniors) in Citronelle.

Citronelle Age Dependency

70.9

Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Citronelle Sex Ratio

Female

2,352

60.14%

Male

1,559

39.86%

Citronelle Households and Families

Citronelle Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Citronelle Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.1%8.9%
All74%26%
Non Family71.7%28.3%
Male43.5%56.5%
Female37.3%62.7%

74.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3922.7674
Married6733.1791.1
Non Family4241.171.7
Female2494.1237.3
Male464.6343.5

3.39

Average Family Size

2.76

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Citronelle Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade843.42%
9th to 12th Grade34213.92%
High School Graduate1,03342.04%
Some College50020.35%
Associates Degree933.79%
Bachelors Degree29912.17%
Graduate Degree1064.31%

Citronelle Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,8821,510284
Black43239280
Native American898927
Multiple Races282814
Hispanic2612

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 multiple races people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,393$53,253$24,938
Less Than High School$40,042$$20,268
High School Grad$27,307$48,990$25,366
Some College$39,122$54,643$23,810
Bachelors Degree$40,833$$39,671
Graduate Degree$53,561$$

$38,393

Average Earnings

$53,253

Average Male

$24,938

Average Female

Citronelle Language

Citronelle Language by Age

Citronelle Language

99.25% of Citronelle residents speak only English, while 0.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.75% of the population.

Citronelle Poverty

Citronelle Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,77555520.00%
Black82419423.54%

19.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.33%

Male Poverty Rate

26.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Citronelle

The race most likely to be in poverty in Citronelle is Black, with 23.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Citronelle is White, with 20.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.55%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School47.07%
Bachelors or Greater15.62%
High School10.87%
Some College10.75%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.67%
Female Employed11.85%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed1.60%

Citronelle Income

Citronelle Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,571$49,353
Families$47,010$53,812
Married Families$65,125-
Non Families$24,602$38,597

Citronelle Marital Status

Citronelle Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.1%

Male Marriage Rate

42.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Citronelle Married by Age and Sex

Citronelle 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 55-64.

Citronelle Marital Status by Race

Citronelle Veterans

229

Number of Veterans

219

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam67
First Gulf War39
Second Gulf War23
World War II
Korea

$Citronelle Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Citronelle Employment Status

50.6%

Labor Force Participation

50.1%

Employment Rate

1%

Unemployment Rate

Citronelle 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

75.71%

Born in Alabama

98.64%

Native Born

1.36%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.64% of Citronelle residents were born in the United States, with 75.71% 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
20203,853-18-0.46%
20193,871-18-0.46%
20183,889-22-0.56%
20173,911-18-0.46%
20163,929130.33%
20153,916110.28%
20143,90550.13%
20133,900-3-0.08%
20123,903-9-0.23%
20113,91240.10%
20103,9082490.66%
20003,659-12-0.03%
19903,6718302.60%
19802,8410.00%