Emerald Mountain, Alabama Population 2022

3,460
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Emerald Mountain is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 3,460, it is the 144th largest city in Alabama and the 8191st largest city in the United States. Emerald Mountain is currently growing at a rate of 2.22% annually and its population has increased by 4.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,310 in 2020. Spanning over 17 miles, Emerald Mountain has a population density of 215 people per square mile.

The average household income in Emerald Mountain is $103,764 with a poverty rate of 1.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $248,800. The median age in Emerald Mountain is 33.4 years, 32.2 years for males, and 33.7 years for females.

Emerald Mountain Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Emerald Mountainwas:

  • White: 87.60%
  • Black or African American: 8.59%
  • Native American: 1.50%
  • Two or more races: 1.17%
  • Other race: 0.72%
  • Asian: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Emerald Mountain, Alabama is 3,460 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,310.

Emerald Mountain, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

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Emerald Mountain Population by Race

Emerald Mountain Population Pyramid 2022

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Emerald Mountain Median Age

35


Total

34.7


Male

36.7


Female

Emerald Mountain Adults

There are 2,105 adults, (289 of whom are seniors) in Emerald Mountain.

Emerald Mountain Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

15.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Emerald Mountain Sex Ratio

Female

1,692

55.08%

Male

1,380

44.92%

Emerald Mountain Population by Age

Emerald Mountain Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Emerald Mountain Household Types

99.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Emerald Mountain Households and Families

3.86

Average Family Size

3.25

Average Household Size

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Emerald Mountain Households by Type

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Emerald Mountain Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Emerald Mountain Educational Attainment by Race

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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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Emerald Mountain Educational Attainment by Race

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$56,012

Average Earnings

$88,086

Average Male

$47,927

Average Female

Emerald Mountain Earnings by Educational Attainment

Emerald Mountain Language by Age

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Emerald Mountain Language

92.93% of Emerald Mountain residents speak only English, while 7.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.43% of the population.

Emerald Mountain Language

Emerald Mountain Poverty by Race

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1.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.01%

Male Poverty Rate

1.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Emerald Mountain

The race most likely to be in poverty in Emerald Mountain is White, with 0.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Emerald Mountain is Hispanic, with 12.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 2.48%.

Emerald Mountain Poverty

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Emerald Mountain Poverty Rate by Education

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Emerald Mountain Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Emerald Mountain Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Emerald Mountain Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.6%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Emerald Mountain Married by Age and Sex

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Emerald Mountain Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Emerald Mountain Marital Status by Race

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Emerald Mountain Marital Status

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405

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Emerald Mountain Veterans by War

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Emerald Mountain Veterans by Age

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Emerald Mountain Veterans by Race

Emerald Mountain Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Emerald Mountain Veterans by Education

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73.3%

Labor Force Participation

70.8%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Emerald Mountain Employment by Age

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Emerald Mountain Employment by Race

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Emerald Mountain 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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48.47%

Born in Emerald Mountain

95.61%

Native Born

4.39%

Foreign Born

2.44%

Non Citizen

1.95%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.61% of Emerald Mountain residents were born in the United States, with 48.47% having been born in Alabama. 2.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Emerald Mountain Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Emerald Mountain Population by Year