Elberta, Alabama Population 2020

1,777

Elberta is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,777, it is the 204th largest city in Alabama and the 8070th largest city in the United States. Elberta is currently growing at a rate of 1.54% annually and its population has increased by 18.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,498 in 2010. Spanning over 7 miles, Elberta has a population density of 255 people per square mile.

The average household income in Elberta is $46,559 with a poverty rate of 15.72%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $700 per month, and the median house value is $116,800. The median age in Elberta is 46.4 years, 45.9 years for males, and 46.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.3 males.

Elberta Demographics

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

  • White: 94.49%
  • Native American: 3.39%
  • Black or African American: 1.26%
  • Two or more races: 0.86%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Elberta, Alabama is 1,777, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,723.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,498.

Elberta, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,64594.49%
American Indian and Alaska Native593.39%
Black or African American221.26%
Two or More Races150.86%

Elberta Population Pyramid 2020

Elberta Median Age

46.4


Total

45.9


Male

46.8


Female

Elberta Adults

There are 1,456 adults, (417 of whom are seniors) in Elberta.

Elberta Age Dependency

67.6

Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Elberta Sex Ratio

Female

955

54.85%

Male

786

45.15%

Elberta Households and Families

Elberta Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Elberta Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.2%26.8%
All50.7%49.3%
Male38.1%61.9%
Female37.7%62.3%
Non Family36%64%

50.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7612.2950.7
Non Family3391.136
Married2953.0973.2
Female1063.4737.7
Male214.1438.1

3.14

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

2.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Elberta Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade251.94%
9th to 12th Grade14110.94%
High School Graduate47236.62%
Some College27321.18%
Associates Degree15311.87%
Bachelors Degree17213.34%
Graduate Degree534.11%

Elberta Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,1931,049215
Hispanic594610
Native American4223
Multiple Races1512
Black99

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.02%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,526$32,083$23,060
Less Than High School$26,042$22,143$30,125
High School Grad$24,300$40,536$22,083
Some College$21,538$$19,783
Bachelors Degree$31,513$$31,118
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,526

Average Earnings

$32,083

Average Male

$23,060

Average Female

Elberta Language

Elberta Language by Age

Elberta Language

93.64% of Elberta residents speak only English, while 6.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.65% of the population.

Elberta Poverty

Elberta Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,58926416.61%
Native59711.86%

15.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.79%

Male Poverty Rate

19.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Elberta

The race most likely to be in poverty in Elberta is White, with 16.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Elberta is Native, with 11.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.33%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.70%
Some College15.49%
High School12.08%
Bachelors or Greater11.56%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed89.19%
Female Unemployed18.18%
Female Employed9.46%
Male Employed2.17%

Elberta Income

Elberta Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,455$46,559
Families$47,000$58,936
Married Families$60,750-
Non Families$24,962$29,120

Elberta Marital Status

Elberta Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

38.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Elberta Married by Age and Sex

Elberta Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Elberta Marital Status by Race

Elberta Veterans

197

Number of Veterans

187

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam109
Korea39
First Gulf War29
World War II26
Second Gulf War3

$Elberta Veterans by Education

4.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Elberta Employment Status

48.9%

Labor Force Participation

43.5%

Employment Rate

11.1%

Unemployment Rate

Elberta 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

50.95%

Born in Alabama

96.96%

Native Born

3.04%

Foreign Born

2.30%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.96% of Elberta residents were born in the United States, with 50.95% having been born in Alabama. 2.30% 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
20201,777271.54%
20191,750271.57%
20181,723271.59%
20171,696271.62%
20161,669251.52%
20151,644221.36%
20141,622271.69%
20131,595301.92%
20121,565271.76%
20111,538251.65%
20101,5130.00%