Detroit, Alabama Population 2021

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Detroit is a city located in Lamar County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 216, it is the 398th largest city in Alabama and the 16440th largest city in the United States . Detroit is currently declining at a rate of -0.92% annually and its population has decreased by -8.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 237 in 2010. Detroit reached it's highest population of 236 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Detroit has a population density of 163 people per square mile.

The average household income in Detroit is $33,742 with a poverty rate of 30.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $315 per month, and the median house value is $66,500. The median age in Detroit is 47 years, 41 years for males, and 53.2 years for females.

Detroit Demographics

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

  • White: 74.71%
  • Black or African American: 24.12%
  • Native American: 1.17%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Detroit, Alabama is 216 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 222.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 237.

Detroit, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White19274.71%
Black or African American6224.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native31.17%
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Detroit Population by Race

Detroit Population Pyramid $2021

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Detroit Median Age

47


Total

41


Male

53.2


Female

Detroit Adults

There are 228 adults, (43 of whom are seniors) in Detroit.

Detroit Age Dependency

38.9

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

15.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Detroit Sex Ratio

Female

105

40.86%

Male

152

59.14%

Detroit Population by Age

Detroit Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Detroit Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married86.4%13.6%
All74.8%25.2%
Non Family58.6%41.4%
Female0%100%

74.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Detroit Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1072.474.8
Married663.0586.4
Non Family29058.6
Female62.330
Male62.17100

2.62

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Detroit Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade63.23%
9th to 12th Grade3116.67%
High School Graduate8847.31%
Some College3920.97%
Associates Degree52.69%
Bachelors Degree179.14%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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Detroit Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Detroit Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White128985
Black554812
Native American33

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 black people with a rate of 21.82%.

Detroit Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$16,406$29,000$13,646
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$26,875$28,250$
Some College$16,875$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$16,406

Average Earnings

$29,000

Average Male

$13,646

Average Female

Detroit Earnings by Educational Attainment

Detroit Language by Age

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Detroit Language

100.00% of Detroit residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Detroit Language

Detroit Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1926131.77%
Black621727.42%

30.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

40.13%

Male Poverty Rate

16.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Detroit

The race most likely to be in poverty in Detroit is White, with 31.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Detroit is Black, with 27.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 49.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.03%.

Detroit Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.54%
Some College15.91%
Bachelors or Greater11.76%
High School11.36%

Detroit Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed30.19%
Male Unemployed25.00%
Female Employed4.55%

Detroit Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Detroit Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,250$33,742
Families$42,500$41,772
Married Families$45,417-
Non Families$9,583$12,121
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Income by Household Type

Detroit Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.4%

Male Marriage Rate

62.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Detroit Married by Age and Sex

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Detroit 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.

Detroit Marital Status by Race

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Detroit Marital Status

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11

Number of Veterans

11

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War5
Korea2
Vietnam2
World War II
Second Gulf War

Detroit Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+8
35 to 543
65 to 74
55 to 64
18 to 34

Detroit Veterans by Age

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Detroit Veterans by Race

Detroit Veterans by Education

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27.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Detroit Veterans by Education

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45.2%

Labor Force Participation

40.6%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Detroit Employment by Age

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Detroit Employment by Race

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Detroit 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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50.97%

Born in Detroit

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Detroit residents were born in the United States, with 50.97% having been born in Alabama. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Detroit Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021216-2-0.92%
2020218-2-0.91%
2019220-2-0.90%
2018222-1-0.45%
2017223-1-0.45%
20162240.00%
2015224-2-0.88%
2014226-3-1.31%
2013229-1-0.43%
2012230-1-0.43%
2011231-5-2.12%
20102360.00%

Detroit Population by Year