Cullman, Alabama Population 2020

16,084

Cullman is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 16,084, it is the 36th largest city in Alabama and the 2204th largest city in the United States. Cullman is currently growing at a rate of 0.71% annually and its population has increased by 8.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,775 in 2010. Spanning over 23 miles, Cullman has a population density of 737 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cullman is $61,848 with a poverty rate of 16.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $622 per month, and the median house value is $140,200. The median age in Cullman is 38.8 years, 35.5 years for males, and 41.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.2 males.

Cullman Demographics

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

  • White: 92.63%
  • Two or more races: 3.03%
  • Other race: 1.35%
  • Black or African American: 1.29%
  • Native American: 1.11%
  • Asian: 0.58%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Cullman, Alabama is 16,084, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,858.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,775.

Cullman, Alabama Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202084,6546060.72%
201984,0486060.72%
201883,4426060.73%
201782,8363800.46%
201682,4566920.84%
201581,7646970.85%
201481,0673790.47%
201380,6884150.51%
201280,273-128-0.16%
201180,401-53-0.07%
201080,4540.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,41292.63%
Two or More Races4723.03%
Some Other Race2101.35%
Black or African American2001.29%
American Indian and Alaska Native1731.11%
Asian910.58%

Cullman Population Pyramid 2020

Cullman Median Age

38.8


Total

35.5


Male

41.8


Female

Cullman Adults

There are 11,892 adults, (2,912 of whom are seniors) in Cullman.

Cullman Age Dependency

73.3

Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Cullman Sex Ratio

Female

8,135

52.29%

Male

7,423

47.71%

Cullman Households and Families

Cullman Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cullman Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76%24%
All58.9%41.1%
Non Family47.4%52.6%
Female38.8%61.2%
Male31.7%68.3%

58.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,1772.4158.9
Married2,8303.276
Non Family2,3371.1947.4
Female8113.0938.8
Male1992.6731.7

3.09

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

1.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cullman Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4214.07%
9th to 12th Grade1,09310.56%
High School Graduate3,04229.38%
Some College2,15320.79%
Associates Degree1,0039.69%
Bachelors Degree1,63015.74%
Graduate Degree1,0139.78%

Cullman Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,2258,0392,354
Hispanic605341142
Multiple Races238221100
Other Race210204106
Black12479
Asian918922
Native American636316

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 other race people with a rate of 50.48%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,370$37,694$28,700
Less Than High School$27,857$30,732$13,415
High School Grad$25,939$28,021$24,776
Some College$30,980$35,510$29,679
Bachelors Degree$40,169$41,643$38,944
Graduate Degree$57,674$87,800$44,182

$31,370

Average Earnings

$37,694

Average Male

$28,700

Average Female

Cullman Language

Cullman Language by Age

Cullman Language

94.43% of Cullman residents speak only English, while 5.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.93% of the population.

Cullman Poverty

Cullman Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,2322,04215.43%
Hispanic95020221.26%
Multiple45411725.77%
Black1234032.52%
Asian9122.20%

16.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.77%

Male Poverty Rate

17.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cullman

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cullman is Black, with 32.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cullman is Asian, with 2.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.60%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.16%
High School13.28%
Some College12.58%
Bachelors or Greater6.33%
Name Poverty
Female Employed13.91%
Male Employed5.34%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Cullman Income

Cullman Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,545$61,848
Families$55,996$78,717
Married Families$66,290-
Non Families$22,293$32,656

Cullman Marital Status

Cullman Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.7%

Male Marriage Rate

45.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Cullman Married by Age and Sex

Cullman 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 45-54.

Cullman Marital Status by Race

Cullman Veterans

927

Number of Veterans

835

Male Veterans

92

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam363
Second Gulf War166
Korea115
First Gulf War57
World War II30

$Cullman Veterans by Education

10.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cullman Employment Status

56.9%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Cullman 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

72.81%

Born in Alabama

95.71%

Native Born

4.29%

Foreign Born

1.86%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.71% of Cullman residents were born in the United States, with 72.81% having been born in Alabama. 1.86% 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
202016,0841130.71%
201915,9711130.71%
201815,8581681.07%
201715,6901130.73%
201615,5771440.93%
201515,4331761.15%
201415,2571080.71%
201315,149820.54%
201215,067160.11%
201115,051-43-0.28%
201015,0941,0990.76%
200013,9956280.46%
199013,3672830.21%
198013,0844830.38%
197012,6011,7181.48%
196010,8833,3603.76%
19507,5232,4494.02%
19405,0742,2886.18%
19302,7860.00%