Fort Deposit, Alabama Population 2021

1,093
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Fort Deposit is a city located in Lowndes County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,093, it is the 247th largest city in Alabama and the 9947th largest city in the United States . Fort Deposit is currently declining at a rate of -2.76% annually and its population has decreased by -18.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,344 in 2010. Fort Deposit reached it's highest population of 1,346 in 2010. Spanning over 6 miles, Fort Deposit has a population density of 193 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fort Deposit is $49,195 with a poverty rate of 29.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $383 per month, and the median house value is $59,900. The median age in Fort Deposit is 31.9 years, 33.7 years for males, and 31.5 years for females.

Fort Deposit Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 84.63%
  • White: 15.37%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Fort Deposit, Alabama is 1,093 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,186.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,344.

Fort Deposit, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,55384.63%
White28215.37%
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Fort Deposit Population by Race

Fort Deposit Population Pyramid $2021

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Fort Deposit Median Age

31.9


Total

33.7


Male

31.5


Female

Fort Deposit Adults

There are 1,325 adults, (126 of whom are seniors) in Fort Deposit.

Fort Deposit Age Dependency

53

Age Dependency Ratio

10.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Deposit Sex Ratio

Female

1,047

57.06%

Male

788

42.94%

Fort Deposit Population by Age

Fort Deposit Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fort Deposit Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
Male63.6%36.4%
All57.5%42.5%
Female44.5%55.5%
Non Family42.1%57.9%

57.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fort Deposit Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7252.5357.5
Female2453.3344.5
Married2303.0786.1
Non Family2281.1342.1
Male222.5963.6

2.99

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

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Fort Deposit Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade282.53%
9th to 12th Grade17415.73%
High School Graduate53148.01%
Some College17015.37%
Associates Degree383.44%
Bachelors Degree524.70%
Graduate Degree11310.22%
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Fort Deposit Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fort Deposit Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.54%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 33.33%.

Fort Deposit Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,193$36,892$37,778
Less Than 9th Grade$21,902$26,382$
High School Graduate$27,398$35,958$25,234
Some College$41,591$41,739$41,429
Bachelors Degree$39,167$43,500$
Graduate Degree$$$

$37,193

Average Earnings

$36,892

Average Male

$37,778

Average Female

Fort Deposit Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fort Deposit Language by Age

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Fort Deposit Language

100.00% of Fort Deposit residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Fort Deposit Language

Fort Deposit Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,54652433.89%
White282144.96%

29.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.54%

Male Poverty Rate

34.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Deposit

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Deposit is Black, with 33.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Deposit is White, with 4.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 47.38%.

Fort Deposit Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade53.96%
High School24.29%
Some College10.10%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Fort Deposit Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed55.71%
Female Employed9.07%
Male Employed7.63%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Fort Deposit Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fort Deposit Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,107$49,195
Families$50,045$54,478
Married Families$64,318-
Non Families$15,000$24,645
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Income by Household Type

Fort Deposit Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.4%

Male Marriage Rate

31.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Deposit Married by Age and Sex

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Fort Deposit 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.

Fort Deposit Marital Status by Race

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Fort Deposit Marital Status

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12

Number of Veterans

12

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War7
Vietnam5
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War

Fort Deposit Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 347
65 to 745
75+
55 to 64
35 to 54

Fort Deposit Veterans by Age

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Fort Deposit Veterans by Race

Fort Deposit Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Deposit Veterans by Education

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60%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

10.1%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Deposit Employment by Age

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Fort Deposit Employment by Race

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Fort Deposit 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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96.57%

Born in Fort Deposit

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Fort Deposit residents were born in the United States, with 96.57% having been born in Alabama. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Fort Deposit Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,093-31-2.76%
20201,124-31-2.68%
20191,155-31-2.61%
20181,186-14-1.17%
20171,200-19-1.56%
20161,219-14-1.14%
20151,233-18-1.44%
20141,251-20-1.57%
20131,271-24-1.85%
20121,295-35-2.63%
20111,330-16-1.19%
20101,3460.00%

Fort Deposit Population by Year