Coaling, Alabama Population 2020

1,642

Coaling is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,642, it is the 211th largest city in Alabama and the 8382nd largest city in the United States. Coaling is currently declining at a rate of -0.55% annually and its population has decreased by -0.91% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,657 in 2010. Coaling reached it's highest population of 1,680 in 2013. Spanning over 5 miles, Coaling has a population density of 328 people per square mile.

The average household income in Coaling is $68,454 with a poverty rate of 12.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $850 per month, and the median house value is $146,500. The median age in Coaling is 37.6 years, 37 years for males, and 37.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.3 males.

Coaling Demographics

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

  • White: 78.78%
  • Black or African American: 17.49%
  • Two or more races: 3.73%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Coaling, Alabama is 1,642, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,660.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,657.

Coaling, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,28878.78%
Black or African American28617.49%
Two or More Races613.73%

Coaling Population Pyramid 2020

Coaling Median Age

37.6


Total

37


Male

37.7


Female

Coaling Adults

There are 1,183 adults, (131 of whom are seniors) in Coaling.

Coaling Age Dependency

55.4

Age Dependency Ratio

12.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43

Child Dependency Ratio

Coaling Sex Ratio

Female

873

53.39%

Male

762

46.61%

Coaling Households and Families

Coaling Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Coaling Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family94.9%5.1%
Married91.7%8.3%
All89.1%10.9%
Male77.3%22.7%
Female62.3%37.7%

89.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5622.8889.1
Married3513.2691.7
Non Family1361.0794.9
Female534.7562.3
Male223.3677.3

3.38

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

2.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Coaling Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade565.12%
9th to 12th Grade1069.70%
High School Graduate35432.39%
Some College23921.87%
Associates Degree13212.08%
Bachelors Degree15814.46%
Graduate Degree484.39%

Coaling Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White846747157
Black16914349
Hispanic4720
Multiple Races3121

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 88.30%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 28.99%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,569$42,875$28,656
Less Than High School$25,625$27,353$
High School Grad$32,857$36,000$27,614
Some College$40,481$49,318$27,153
Bachelors Degree$52,500$83,500$49,286
Graduate Degree$42,125$$41,500

$36,569

Average Earnings

$42,875

Average Male

$28,656

Average Female

Coaling Language

Coaling Language by Age

Coaling Language

94.77% of Coaling residents speak only English, while 5.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.03% of the population.

Coaling Poverty

Coaling Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,20719916.49%
Multiple6169.84%
Black27241.47%

12.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.79%

Male Poverty Rate

16.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Coaling

The race most likely to be in poverty in Coaling is White, with 16.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Coaling is Black, with 1.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.97%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.46%
High School11.30%
Some College11.05%
Bachelors or Greater5.34%
Name Poverty
Female Employed6.73%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Coaling Income

Coaling Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$65,833$68,454
Families$72,763$77,835
Married Families$78,125-
Non Families$29,583$36,402

Coaling Marital Status

Coaling Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.6%

Male Marriage Rate

54.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Coaling Married by Age and Sex

Coaling Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Coaling Marital Status by Race

Coaling Veterans

82

Number of Veterans

61

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War33
Vietnam14
Second Gulf War12
Korea6
World War II

$Coaling Veterans by Education

25.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Coaling Employment Status

68.4%

Labor Force Participation

66.2%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Coaling 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

84.04%

Born in Alabama

97.19%

Native Born

2.81%

Foreign Born

2.81%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.19% of Coaling residents were born in the United States, with 84.04% having been born in Alabama. 2.81% 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
20201,642-9-0.55%
20191,651-9-0.54%
20181,660-5-0.30%
20171,665-9-0.54%
20161,67460.36%
20151,668-8-0.48%
20141,676-4-0.24%
20131,68060.36%
20121,67470.42%
20111,667100.60%
20101,6570.00%