Douglas, Alabama Population 2021

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Douglas is a city located in Marshall County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 784, it is the 282nd largest city in Alabama and the 11366th largest city in the United States . Douglas is currently growing at a rate of 0.38% annually and its population has increased by 5.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 744 in 2010. Douglas reached it's highest population of 784 in 2021. Spanning over 3 miles, Douglas has a population density of 230 people per square mile.

The average household income in Douglas is $46,689 with a poverty rate of 26.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $607 per month, and the median house value is $117,600. The median age in Douglas is 32.7 years, 33.6 years for males, and 30.7 years for females.

Douglas Demographics

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

  • White: 97.33%
  • Other race: 1.95%
  • Two or more races: 0.72%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Douglas, Alabama is 784 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 775.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 744.

Douglas, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White94797.33%
Some Other Race191.95%
Two or More Races70.72%
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Douglas Population by Race

Douglas Population Pyramid $2021

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Douglas Median Age

32.7


Total

33.6


Male

30.7


Female

Douglas Adults

There are 665 adults, (92 of whom are seniors) in Douglas.

Douglas Age Dependency

69.8

Age Dependency Ratio

16.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Douglas Sex Ratio

Female

498

51.18%

Male

475

48.82%

Douglas Population by Age

Douglas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Douglas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.2%15.8%
All60.9%39.1%
Non Family48.1%51.9%
Female11.3%88.7%
Male0%100%

60.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Douglas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3272.9860.9
Married1833.684.2
Non Family791.1548.1
Female623.4411.3
Male33.670

3.39

Average Family Size

2.98

Average Household Size

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Douglas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade549.33%
9th to 12th Grade539.15%
High School Graduate22238.34%
Some College14725.39%
Associates Degree539.15%
Bachelors Degree254.32%
Graduate Degree254.32%
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Douglas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Douglas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White55044750
Hispanic2925
Other Race73
2+ Races55

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 9.09%.

Douglas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,885$34,500$20,000
Less Than 9th Grade$22,188$20,625$22,981
High School Graduate$20,391$28,625$15,921
Some College$28,125$50,179$20,069
Bachelors Degree$43,750$38,750$43,750
Graduate Degree$53,375$$42,188

$22,885

Average Earnings

$34,500

Average Male

$20,000

Average Female

Douglas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Douglas Language by Age

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Douglas Language

99.08% of Douglas residents speak only English, while 0.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.92% of the population.

Douglas Language

Douglas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White91725127.37%
Hispanic44613.64%
Multiple7228.57%

26.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.34%

Male Poverty Rate

29.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Douglas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Douglas is Multiple, with 28.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Douglas is Hispanic, with 13.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.45%.

Douglas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.51%
High School24.32%
Some College10.50%
Bachelors or Greater8.00%

Douglas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed88.89%
Female Employed22.04%
Male Employed8.65%

Douglas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Douglas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,181$46,689
Families$47,661$50,617
Married Families$50,446-
Non Families$20,446$31,618
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Income by Household Type

Douglas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.8%

Male Marriage Rate

46.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Douglas Married by Age and Sex

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Douglas 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.

Douglas Marital Status by Race

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Douglas Marital Status

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68

Number of Veterans

68

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam20
First Gulf War19
Second Gulf War17
Korea5
World War II

Douglas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5421
55 to 6415
18 to 3413
75+11
65 to 748

Douglas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White659.95%
Hispanic724.14%
Other Race342.86%

Douglas Veterans by Race

Douglas Veterans by Education

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22.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Douglas Veterans by Education

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61.8%

Labor Force Participation

55.8%

Employment Rate

9.6%

Unemployment Rate

Douglas Employment by Age

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Douglas Employment by Race

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Douglas 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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85.92%

Born in Douglas

98.05%

Native Born

1.95%

Foreign Born

1.23%

Non Citizen

0.72%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.05% of Douglas residents were born in the United States, with 85.92% having been born in Alabama. 1.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Douglas Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202178430.38%
202078130.39%
201977830.39%
201877550.65%
201777070.92%
201676330.39%
201576020.26%
201475810.13%
201375710.13%
201275640.53%
201175270.94%
20107450.00%

Douglas Population by Year