Cordova, Alabama Population 2020

1,880

Cordova is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,880, it is the 190th largest city in Alabama and the 7843rd largest city in the United States. Cordova is currently declining at a rate of -1.47% annually and its population has decreased by -10.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,095 in 2010. Cordova reached it's highest population of 2,093 in 2010. Spanning over 6 miles, Cordova has a population density of 322 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cordova is $33,979 with a poverty rate of 37.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $560 per month, and the median house value is $63,300. The median age in Cordova is 45.6 years, 41.6 years for males, and 49.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.6 males.

Cordova Demographics

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

  • White: 83.03%
  • Black or African American: 16.09%
  • Two or more races: 0.88%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Cordova, Alabama is 1,880, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,936.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,095.

Cordova, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,60083.03%
Black or African American31016.09%
Two or More Races170.88%

Cordova Population Pyramid 2020

Cordova Median Age

45.6


Total

41.6


Male

49.6


Female

Cordova Adults

There are 1,548 adults, (416 of whom are seniors) in Cordova.

Cordova Age Dependency

70.2

Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Cordova Sex Ratio

Female

980

50.86%

Male

947

49.14%

Cordova Households and Families

Cordova Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cordova Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male91.5%8.5%
Married70.1%29.9%
All61.1%38.9%
Non Family54%46%
Female0%100%

61.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7812.3361.1
Married3583.0770.1
Non Family2981.0754
Male713.3291.5
Female543.060

2.96

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

2.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cordova Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1409.76%
9th to 12th Grade18713.04%
High School Graduate64044.63%
Some College25918.06%
Associates Degree1238.58%
Bachelors Degree322.23%
Graduate Degree533.70%

Cordova Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,17294178
Black2541587
Multiple Races88

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 6.66%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,334$25,598$21,304
Less Than High School$20,743$20,743$
High School Grad$21,630$$
Some College$26,607$44,219$20,598
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$36,806$$46,458

$22,334

Average Earnings

$25,598

Average Male

$21,304

Average Female

Cordova Language

Cordova Language by Age

Cordova Language

100.00% of Cordova residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Cordova Poverty

Cordova Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,52548631.87%
Black27917362.01%
Multiple1717100.00%

37.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.62%

Male Poverty Rate

46.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cordova

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cordova is White, with 31.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 55.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.67%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School47.78%
High School34.63%
Some College22.16%
Bachelors or Greater8.24%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed75.32%
Female Unemployed64.38%
Female Employed21.34%
Male Employed13.97%

Cordova Income

Cordova Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$25,475$33,979
Families$30,625$41,788
Married Families$46,875-
Non Families$13,269$20,144

Cordova Marital Status

Cordova Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.9%

Male Marriage Rate

47.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Cordova Married by Age and Sex

Cordova 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 35-44.

Cordova Marital Status by Race

Cordova Veterans

212

Number of Veterans

207

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam76
Korea28
World War II22
Second Gulf War17
First Gulf War13

$Cordova Veterans by Education

9.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cordova Employment Status

40%

Labor Force Participation

30.5%

Employment Rate

23.8%

Unemployment Rate

Cordova 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

83.34%

Born in Alabama

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Cordova residents were born in the United States, with 83.34% 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
20201,880-28-1.47%
20191,908-28-1.45%
20181,936-17-0.87%
20171,953-28-1.41%
20161,981-18-0.90%
20151,999-18-0.89%
20142,017-18-0.88%
20132,035-17-0.83%
20122,052-21-1.01%
20112,073-20-0.96%
20102,0930.00%