Cowarts, Alabama Population 2020

2,094

Cowarts is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 2,094, it is the 178th largest city in Alabama and the 7432nd largest city in the United States. Cowarts is currently growing at a rate of 1.11% annually and its population has increased by 11.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,871 in 2010. Spanning over 7 miles, Cowarts has a population density of 282 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cowarts is $50,309 with a poverty rate of 19.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $776 per month, and the median house value is $98,800. The median age in Cowarts is 35.9 years, 36.3 years for males, and 35.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.5 males.

Cowarts Demographics

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

  • White: 77.96%
  • Black or African American: 12.10%
  • Two or more races: 5.22%
  • Asian: 2.16%
  • Other race: 2.16%
  • Native American: 0.40%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Cowarts, Alabama is 2,094, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,048.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,871.

Cowarts, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,73377.96%
Black or African American26912.10%
Two or More Races1165.22%
Some Other Race482.16%
Asian482.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.40%

Cowarts Population Pyramid 2020

Cowarts Median Age

35.9


Total

36.3


Male

35.7


Female

Cowarts Adults

There are 1,667 adults, (350 of whom are seniors) in Cowarts.

Cowarts Age Dependency

68.8

Age Dependency Ratio

26.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Cowarts Sex Ratio

Female

1,137

51.15%

Male

1,086

48.85%

Cowarts Households and Families

Cowarts Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cowarts Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.7%13.3%
All70.7%29.3%
Female54.9%45.1%
Non Family53.8%46.2%
Male42.2%57.8%

70.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8062.7670.7
Married4283.2486.7
Non Family2511.4953.8
Female823.8554.9
Male453.2442.2

3.26

Average Family Size

2.76

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cowarts Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade714.94%
9th to 12th Grade15610.85%
High School Graduate56439.22%
Some College27719.26%
Associates Degree1107.65%
Bachelors Degree17111.89%
Graduate Degree896.19%

Cowarts Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,080908142
Black21318345
Multiple Races585541
Hispanic57363
Asian373329
Other Race198
Native American95

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 94.83%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 78.38%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,333$32,467$20,774
Less Than High School$21,250$22,292$17,083
High School Grad$25,066$34,554$18,333
Some College$30,147$39,167$24,167
Bachelors Degree$22,500$25,000$
Graduate Degree$48,125$45,000$50,625

$26,333

Average Earnings

$32,467

Average Male

$20,774

Average Female

Cowarts Language

Cowarts Language by Age

Cowarts Language

93.08% of Cowarts residents speak only English, while 6.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.58% of the population.

Cowarts Poverty

Cowarts Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,65727316.48%
Black2695219.33%
Multiple1165244.83%
Asian463882.61%
Hispanic1332418.05%
Native9555.56%

19.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.26%

Male Poverty Rate

19.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cowarts

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cowarts is Asian, with 82.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cowarts is White, with 16.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.09%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater30.38%
Less Than High School21.15%
High School17.55%
Some College10.59%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.46%
Male Unemployed25.58%
Female Employed8.41%
Male Employed6.17%

Cowarts Income

Cowarts Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,795$50,309
Families$51,875$61,377
Married Families$61,842-
Non Families$17,269$24,455

Cowarts Marital Status

Cowarts Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.8%

Male Marriage Rate

50.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Cowarts Married by Age and Sex

Cowarts 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 35-44.

Cowarts Marital Status by Race

Cowarts Veterans

137

Number of Veterans

129

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam74
First Gulf War26
Korea7
Second Gulf War6
World War II3
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7464
55 to 6424
75+22
35 to 5421
18 to 346
Name Veterans % of Total
White967.38%
Black3516.28%
Hispanic46.45%
Asian48.70%
2 or More22.56%

$Cowarts Veterans by Education

4.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cowarts Employment Status

56.2%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Cowarts 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

65.54%

Born in Alabama

97.03%

Native Born

2.97%

Foreign Born

1.93%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.03% of Cowarts residents were born in the United States, with 65.54% having been born in Alabama. 1.93% 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
20202,094231.11%
20192,071231.12%
20182,04850.24%
20172,043231.14%
20162,020100.50%
20152,010391.98%
20141,971170.87%
20131,954160.83%
20121,938311.63%
20111,90760.32%
20101,9010.00%