Dora, Alabama Population 2020

1,851

Dora is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,851, it is the 194th largest city in Alabama and the 7915th largest city in the United States. Dora is currently declining at a rate of -1.23% annually and its population has decreased by -8.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,025 in 2010. Dora reached it's highest population of 2,026 in 2010. Spanning over 8 miles, Dora has a population density of 246 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dora is $58,558 with a poverty rate of 21.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $426 per month, and the median house value is $84,100. The median age in Dora is 41.2 years, 36.9 years for males, and 42.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.0 males.

Dora Demographics

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

  • White: 75.59%
  • Black or African American: 18.05%
  • Other race: 3.32%
  • Two or more races: 2.23%
  • Asian: 0.77%
  • Native American: 0.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dora, Alabama is 1,851, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,897.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,025.

Dora, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,66375.59%
Black or African American39718.05%
Some Other Race733.32%
Two or More Races492.23%
Asian170.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.05%

Dora Population Pyramid 2020

Dora Median Age

41.2


Total

36.9


Male

42.6


Female

Dora Adults

There are 1,535 adults, (373 of whom are seniors) in Dora.

Dora Age Dependency

89.3

Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Dora Sex Ratio

Female

1,164

52.91%

Male

1,036

47.09%

Dora Households and Families

Dora Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dora Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91%9%
All71.9%28.1%
Male71.4%28.6%
Non Family62.5%37.5%
Female46.6%53.4%

71.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8842.4971.9
Married4003.2891
Non Family2591.1262.5
Female2042.6346.6
Male212.9571.4

3.05

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

1.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dora Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade896.42%
9th to 12th Grade14110.17%
High School Graduate52137.56%
Some College33123.86%
Associates Degree876.27%
Bachelors Degree1027.35%
Graduate Degree1168.36%

Dora Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,141945161
Black15613917
Other Race555535
Multiple Races17
Asian17175
Native American11

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 63.64%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,111$51,806$17,647
Less Than High School$17,750$17,750$
High School Grad$$54,583$13,625
Some College$30,804$44,750$24,792
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$120,441$116,250$144,000

$31,111

Average Earnings

$51,806

Average Male

$17,647

Average Female

Dora Language

Dora Language by Age

Dora Language

97.90% of Dora residents speak only English, while 2.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.80% of the population.

Dora Poverty

Dora Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,66326015.63%
Black39719047.86%
Multiple491836.73%

21.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.99%

Male Poverty Rate

25.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dora

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dora is Black, with 47.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dora is White, with 15.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.24%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.39%
Some College23.92%
High School8.25%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed81.13%
Male Unemployed38.78%
Female Employed19.41%
Male Employed2.62%

Dora Income

Dora Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,261$58,558
Families$36,654$69,480
Married Families$77,500-
Non Families-$31,215

Dora Marital Status

Dora Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Dora Married by Age and Sex

Dora 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.

Dora Marital Status by Race

Dora Veterans

165

Number of Veterans

165

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam63
First Gulf War41
Second Gulf War36
Korea24
World War II8

$Dora Veterans by Education

4.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dora Employment Status

54.1%

Labor Force Participation

47.9%

Employment Rate

11.6%

Unemployment Rate

Dora 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

83.09%

Born in Alabama

97.27%

Native Born

2.73%

Foreign Born

0.77%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.27% of Dora residents were born in the United States, with 83.09% having been born in Alabama. 0.77% 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
20201,851-23-1.23%
20191,874-23-1.21%
20181,897-12-0.63%
20171,909-23-1.19%
20161,932-17-0.87%
20151,949-15-0.76%
20141,964-19-0.96%
20131,983-13-0.65%
20121,996-18-0.89%
20112,014-12-0.59%
20102,0260.00%