Demopolis, Alabama Population 2020

6,594

Demopolis is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 6,594, it is the 87th largest city in Alabama and the 4075th largest city in the United States. Demopolis is currently declining at a rate of -0.98% annually and its population has decreased by -11.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,483 in 2010. Demopolis reached it's highest population of 7,678 in 1980. Spanning over 18 miles, Demopolis has a population density of 372 people per square mile.

The average household income in Demopolis is $49,858 with a poverty rate of 20.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $495 per month, and the median house value is $130,600. The median age in Demopolis is 39.5 years, 38.5 years for males, and 40.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 84.3 males.

Demopolis Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 56.63%
  • White: 42.32%
  • Other race: 0.68%
  • Native American: 0.20%
  • Two or more races: 0.16%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Demopolis, Alabama is 6,594, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,724.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,483.

Demopolis, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American3,91856.63%
White2,92842.32%
Some Other Race470.68%
American Indian and Alaska Native140.20%
Two or More Races110.16%

Demopolis Population Pyramid 2020

Demopolis Median Age

39.5


Total

38.5


Male

40.1


Female

Demopolis Adults

There are 5,191 adults, (1,075 of whom are seniors) in Demopolis.

Demopolis Age Dependency

68.1

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42

Child Dependency Ratio

Demopolis Sex Ratio

Female

3,754

54.26%

Male

3,164

45.74%

Demopolis Households and Families

Demopolis Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Demopolis Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.7%20.3%
Male71.7%28.3%
All56.3%43.7%
Non Family45.8%54.2%
Female43.3%56.7%

56.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8252.4156.3
Non Family1,3871.1245.8
Married8293.1279.7
Female5034.4443.3
Male1064.171.7

3.54

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

2.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Demopolis Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1803.84%
9th to 12th Grade55611.86%
High School Graduate1,57433.58%
Some College95420.35%
Associates Degree3447.34%
Bachelors Degree64313.72%
Graduate Degree4369.30%

Demopolis Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black2,5362,033400
White2,1131,880652
Native American141414
Hispanic131313
Other Race131313
Multiple Races1111

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,712$49,115$24,429
Less Than High School$48,083$48,833$
High School Grad$26,483$32,279$21,574
Some College$25,714$64,491$23,426
Bachelors Degree$45,813$72,639$41,450
Graduate Degree$48,707$$

$29,712

Average Earnings

$49,115

Average Male

$24,429

Average Female

Demopolis Language

Demopolis Language by Age

Demopolis Language

99.16% of Demopolis residents speak only English, while 0.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.74% of the population.

Demopolis Poverty

Demopolis Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,85396625.07%
White2,90335912.37%
Hispanic4747100.00%
Other4747100.00%

20.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.54%

Male Poverty Rate

21.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Demopolis

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Demopolis is White, with 12.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.04%.

Name Poverty
High School34.87%
Less Than High School25.51%
Some College13.02%
Bachelors or Greater3.17%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed73.78%
Female Unemployed49.42%
Male Employed5.30%
Female Employed2.30%

Demopolis Income

Demopolis Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,123$49,858
Families$56,700$72,893
Married Families$79,983-
Non Families$15,864$24,998

Demopolis Marital Status

Demopolis Marital Status

Marriage Rates

33.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.0%

Male Marriage Rate

29.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Demopolis Married by Age and Sex

Demopolis 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.

Demopolis Marital Status by Race

Demopolis Veterans

321

Number of Veterans

304

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam75
First Gulf War39
Korea16
Second Gulf War12
World War II

$Demopolis Veterans by Education

0.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

57.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Demopolis Employment Status

50.6%

Labor Force Participation

44.5%

Employment Rate

12%

Unemployment Rate

Demopolis 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

79.79%

Born in Alabama

99.45%

Native Born

0.55%

Foreign Born

0.42%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.45% of Demopolis residents were born in the United States, with 79.79% having been born in Alabama. 0.42% 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
20206,594-65-0.98%
20196,659-65-0.97%
20186,724-123-1.80%
20176,847-65-0.94%
20166,912-93-1.33%
20157,005-90-1.27%
20147,095-62-0.87%
20137,157-103-1.42%
20127,260-110-1.49%
20117,370-78-1.05%
20107,448-92-0.12%
20007,540280.04%
19907,512-166-0.22%
19807,678270.04%
19707,6512740.37%
19607,3772,3733.96%
19505,0048671.92%
19404,1371000.24%
19304,0371,2583.80%
19202,7791730.32%
19002,6060.00%