Daphne, Alabama Population 2020

27,378

Daphne is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 27,378, it is the 19th largest city in Alabama and the 1396th largest city in the United States. Daphne is currently growing at a rate of 1.62% annually and its population has increased by 26.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,570 in 2010. Spanning over 17 miles, Daphne has a population density of 1,593 people per square mile.

The average household income in Daphne is $82,916 with a poverty rate of 11.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,096 per month, and the median house value is $190,900. The median age in Daphne is 36.8 years, 38.2 years for males, and 35.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.3 males.

Daphne Demographics

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

  • White: 79.57%
  • Black or African American: 14.93%
  • Two or more races: 2.78%
  • Asian: 1.60%
  • Other race: 1.12%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Daphne, Alabama is 27,378, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 26,506.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 21,570.

Daphne, Alabama Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020228,8285,4032.36%
2019223,4255,4032.42%
2018218,0225,4032.48%
2017212,6194,9072.31%
2016207,7124,7172.27%
2015202,9953,8061.87%
2014199,1894,3032.16%
2013194,8864,7432.43%
2012190,1433,6031.89%
2011186,5403,4291.84%
2010183,1110.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White20,17979.57%
Black or African American3,78714.93%
Two or More Races7052.78%
Asian4061.60%
Some Other Race2841.12%

Daphne Population Pyramid 2020

Daphne Median Age

36.8


Total

38.2


Male

35.9


Female

Daphne Adults

There are 19,047 adults, (3,726 of whom are seniors) in Daphne.

Daphne Age Dependency

65.5

Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Daphne Sex Ratio

Female

13,189

52.01%

Male

12,172

47.99%

Daphne Households and Families

Daphne Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Daphne Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.1%19.9%
All66.6%33.4%
Non Family54.3%45.7%
Female49.7%50.3%
Male35.8%64.2%

66.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,5932.6266.6
Married4,8853.2180.1
Non Family3,5631.2754.3
Female9554.1949.7
Male1904.6335.8

3.33

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Daphne Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1670.97%
9th to 12th Grade4702.74%
High School Graduate3,41119.90%
Some College4,14724.20%
Associates Degree1,6079.38%
Bachelors Degree4,87828.46%
Graduate Degree2,45714.34%

Daphne Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,75713,5626,540
Black2,4962,097487
Hispanic401401149
Multiple Races334291115
Asian19719741
Other Race969650

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 other race people with a rate of 52.08%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,588$52,897$32,527
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$30,009$30,934$24,792
Some College$31,047$43,182$25,738
Bachelors Degree$53,055$72,528$42,551
Graduate Degree$57,769$80,909$53,730

$42,588

Average Earnings

$52,897

Average Male

$32,527

Average Female

Daphne Language

Daphne Language by Age

Daphne Language

96.53% of Daphne residents speak only English, while 3.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.79% of the population.

Daphne Poverty

Daphne Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,4551,3657.02%
Black3,7601,02427.23%
Multiple69636352.16%
Hispanic88532636.84%

11.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.55%

Male Poverty Rate

12.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Daphne

The race most likely to be in poverty in Daphne is Multiple, with 52.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Daphne is White, with 7.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.33%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.43%
High School20.43%
Some College10.91%
Bachelors or Greater2.13%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed49.50%
Female Unemployed17.84%
Female Employed6.45%
Male Employed4.24%

Daphne Income

Daphne Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$69,086$82,916
Families$84,243$101,229
Married Families$93,608-
Non Families$38,411$49,360

Daphne Marital Status

Daphne Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

50.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Daphne Married by Age and Sex

Daphne 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.

Daphne Marital Status by Race

Daphne Veterans

2,319

Number of Veterans

1,975

Male Veterans

344

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam763
First Gulf War680
Second Gulf War585
Korea112
World War II65
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,95612.74%
Black2579.47%
2 or More8122.56%
Hispanic7816.60%
Other2510.96%

$Daphne Veterans by Education

12.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Daphne Employment Status

67.4%

Labor Force Participation

63.7%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Daphne 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

48.23%

Born in Alabama

96.21%

Native Born

3.79%

Foreign Born

2.31%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.21% of Daphne residents were born in the United States, with 48.23% having been born in Alabama. 2.31% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202027,3784361.62%
201926,9424361.64%
201826,5065001.92%
201726,0064361.71%
201625,5709583.89%
201524,6124822.00%
201424,1307633.27%
201323,3676262.75%
201222,7414752.13%
201122,2664341.99%
201021,8325,2512.79%
200016,5815,2913.92%
199011,2907,88412.73%
19803,4060.00%