Foley, Alabama Population 2022

21,479
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Foley is a city located in Baldwin County Alabama. Foley has a 2020 population of 21,479. Foley is currently growing at a rate of 2.74% annually and its population has increased by 5.63% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 20,335 in 2010.

The average household income in Foley is $58,407 with a poverty rate of 11.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $785 per month, and the median house value is $194,900. The median age in Foley is 47 years, 42.1 years for males, and 52.1 years for females.

Foley Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Foleywas:

  • White: 85.13%
  • Black or African American: 7.23%
  • Other race: 3.39%
  • Two or more races: 2.92%
  • Asian: 1.33%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Foley, Alabama is 21,479 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 20,335.

Foley, Alabama Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2010183,1120.00%
2011186,5583,4461.85%
2012190,1453,5871.89%
2013194,8854,7402.43%
2014199,1834,2982.16%
2015202,9393,7561.85%
2016207,6014,6622.25%
2017212,5214,9202.32%
2018217,8555,3342.45%
2019223,2345,3792.41%
2020228,6135,3792.35%
2021233,9925,3792.30%

Foley Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,46285.13%
Black or African American1,3987.23%
Asian2571.33%
Some Other Race6563.39%
Two or More Races5642.92%
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Foley Population by Race

Foley Population Pyramid 2022

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Foley Median Age

51.7


Total

48.3


Male

53


Female

Foley Adults

There are 16,414 adults, (5,677 of whom are seniors) in Foley.

Foley Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

52.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Foley Sex Ratio

Female

10,572

54.67%

Male

8,765

45.33%

Foley Population by Age

Foley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Foley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.4%7.6%
All72%28%
Non Family58%42%
Female52.7%47.3%
Male46%54%

72.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Foley Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,6742.2172
Married3,7782.8592.4
Male3282.546
Female8423.5152.7
Non Family3,7261.2358

2.92

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

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Foley Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2091.37%
9th to 12th Grade1,66610.94%
High School Graduate4,86031.92%
Some College3,72324.45%
Associates Degree1,1577.60%
Bachelors Degree2,48416.31%
Graduate Degree1,1287.41%
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Foley Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Foley Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race302261161
White12,66711,5813,301
Hispanic1,123596223
Black1,02679282
Asian1991716
2+ Races46524712

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.43%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 53.31%.

Foley Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,973$43,786$27,220
Less Than 9th Grade$26,058$$25,821
High School Graduate$37,500$46,388$29,436
Some College$27,493$43,813$24,937
Bachelors Degree$43,162$63,067$37,063
Graduate Degree$53,839$70,862$44,870

$34,973

Average Earnings

$43,786

Average Male

$27,220

Average Female

Foley Earnings by Educational Attainment

Foley Language by Age

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Foley Language

90.70% of Foley residents speak only English, while 9.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.95% of the population.

Foley Language

Foley Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,38641029.58%
White15,2651,52610.00%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic1,71420912.19%
Multiple564376.56%

11.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.04%

Male Poverty Rate

14.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Foley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Foley is Black, with 29.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Foley is Multiple, with 6.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.06%.

Foley Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.17%
High School15.87%
Some College4.84%
Bachelors or Greater6.46%

Foley Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.43%
Male Unemployed39.08%
Female Employed10.15%
Female Unemployed11.04%

Foley Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Foley Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,373$61,350
Families$65,604$79,254
Married Families$73,865-
Non Families$25,141$37,097
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Income by Household Type

Foley Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.4%

Male Marriage Rate

41.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Foley Married by Age and Sex

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Foley Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Foley Marital Status by Race

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Foley Marital Status

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1,741

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War155
First Gulf War371
Vietnam791
Korea99
World War II59

Foley Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54343
55 to 64298
65 to 74285
75+815

Foley Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,70411.98%
Black272.40%
2+ Races101.77%
Hispanic100.73%

Foley Veterans by Race

Foley Veterans by Education

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4.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Foley Veterans by Education

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48.5%

Labor Force Participation

46.1%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Foley Employment by Age

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Foley Employment by Race

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Foley 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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40.99%

Born in Foley

94.59%

Native Born

5.41%

Foreign Born

3.22%

Non Citizen

2.19%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.59% of Foley residents were born in the United States, with 40.99% having been born in Alabama. 3.22% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Foley Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19602,8890.00%
19703,3684791.55%
19804,0036351.74%
19904,9379342.12%
20007,5902,6534.39%
201014,6187,0286.77%
201115,1905723.91%
201215,7625723.77%
201316,3345723.63%
201416,9065723.50%
201517,4785723.38%
201618,0505723.27%
201718,6225723.17%
201819,1945723.07%
201919,7665722.98%
202020,3355692.88%
202120,9075722.81%
202221,4795722.74%

Foley Population by Year