Daphne, Alabama Population 2021

27,599
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Daphne is a city located in Baldwin County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 27,599, it is the 20th largest city in Alabama and the 1394th largest city in the United States . Daphne is currently growing at a rate of 1.34% annually and its population has increased by 27.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,570 in 2010. Daphne reached it's highest population of 27,599 in 2021. Spanning over 17 miles, Daphne has a population density of 1,606 people per square mile.

The average household income in Daphne is $87,042 with a poverty rate of 12.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,200 per month, and the median house value is $201,400. The median age in Daphne is 37.9 years, 38.4 years for males, and 36.7 years for females.

Daphne Demographics

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

  • White: 76.29%
  • Black or African American: 17.67%
  • Two or more races: 3.08%
  • Asian: 1.81%
  • Other race: 1.14%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Daphne, Alabama is 27,599 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 26,504.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 21,570.

Daphne, Alabama Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021233,9925,3792.30%
2020228,6135,3792.35%
2019223,2345,3792.41%
2018217,8555,3342.45%
2017212,5214,9202.32%
2016207,6014,6622.25%
2015202,9393,7561.85%
2014199,1834,2982.16%
2013194,8854,7402.43%
2012190,1453,5871.89%
2011186,5583,4461.85%
2010183,1120.00%

Daphne Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White19,75976.29%
Black or African American4,57817.67%
Two or More Races7993.08%
Asian4701.81%
Some Other Race2951.14%
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Daphne Population by Race

Daphne Population Pyramid $2021

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Daphne Median Age

37.9


Total

38.4


Male

36.7


Female

Daphne Adults

There are 19,379 adults, (4,287 of whom are seniors) in Daphne.

Daphne Age Dependency

71.6

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Daphne Sex Ratio

Female

13,544

52.29%

Male

12,357

47.71%

Daphne Population by Age

Daphne Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Daphne Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.4%17.6%
All71.1%28.9%
Non Family60.6%39.4%
Female54.6%45.4%
Male48%52%

71.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Daphne Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,4572.7171.1
Married4,9543.2282.4
Non Family3,2031.2960.6
Female1,1254.4354.6
Male1753.2348

3.39

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

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Daphne Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade720.41%
9th to 12th Grade4142.38%
High School Graduate3,50020.13%
Some College4,41225.38%
Associates Degree1,76110.13%
Bachelors Degree4,69427.00%
Graduate Degree2,53014.55%
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Daphne Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Daphne Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White13,54813,3446,349
Black2,8372,595556
2+ Races402362118
Hispanic284284125
Asian245245105
Other Race159159

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 46.86%.

Daphne Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,677$54,915$36,074
Less Than 9th Grade$$2,500$
High School Graduate$30,000$31,722$24,500
Some College$35,422$49,010$23,060
Bachelors Degree$53,483$73,235$44,971
Graduate Degree$64,375$95,365$56,036

$46,677

Average Earnings

$54,915

Average Male

$36,074

Average Female

Daphne Earnings by Educational Attainment

Daphne Language by Age

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Daphne Language

96.11% of Daphne residents speak only English, while 3.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.78% of the population.

Daphne Language

Daphne Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,5561,73838.15%
White19,0871,1736.15%
Multiple78628936.77%
Hispanic68626238.19%

12.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.63%

Male Poverty Rate

15.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Daphne

The race most likely to be in poverty in Daphne is Hispanic, with 38.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Daphne is White, with 6.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.16%.

Daphne Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School28.29%
Less Than 9th Grade15.05%
Some College10.64%
Bachelors or Greater1.63%

Daphne Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed66.54%
Female Unemployed42.67%
Female Employed7.05%
Male Employed3.26%

Daphne Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Daphne Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$71,882$87,042
Families$84,912$101,532
Married Families$95,378-
Non Families$45,473$56,115
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Income by Household Type

Daphne Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.9%

Male Marriage Rate

49.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Daphne Married by Age and Sex

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Daphne 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 45-54.

Daphne Marital Status by Race

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Daphne Marital Status

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2,368

Number of Veterans

2,140

Male Veterans

228

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam850
First Gulf War797
Second Gulf War582
Korea94
World War II71

Daphne Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54807
65 to 74605
75+423
55 to 64307
18 to 34226

Daphne Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,79011.91%
Black34510.87%
Other Race14348.47%
2+ Races9017.44%
Hispanic8324.34%

Daphne Veterans by Race

Daphne Veterans by Education

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11.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Daphne Veterans by Education

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62.6%

Labor Force Participation

60.2%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Daphne Employment by Age

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Daphne Employment by Race

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Daphne Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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49.62%

Born in Daphne

96.21%

Native Born

3.79%

Foreign Born

2.07%

Non Citizen

1.72%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.21% of Daphne residents were born in the United States, with 49.62% having been born in Alabama. 2.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Daphne Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202127,5993651.34%
202027,2343651.36%
201926,8693651.38%
201826,5044981.91%
201726,0064411.73%
201625,5659523.87%
201524,6134751.97%
201424,1387663.28%
201323,3726272.76%
201222,7454742.13%
201122,2714372.00%
201021,8345,2532.79%
200016,5815,2913.92%
199011,2907,88412.73%
19803,4060.00%

Daphne Population by Year