Fort Deposit, Alabama Population 2020

1,127

Fort Deposit is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,127, it is the 245th largest city in Alabama and the 9840th largest city in the United States. Fort Deposit is currently declining at a rate of -1.83% annually and its population has decreased by -16.15% 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 199 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fort Deposit is $45,404 with a poverty rate of 31.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $555 per month, and the median house value is $59,100. The median age in Fort Deposit is 31.9 years, 33.4 years for males, and 31.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 75.3 males.

Fort Deposit Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 83.37%
  • White: 16.63%
  • 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 1,127, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,169.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,344.

Fort Deposit, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,35983.37%
White27116.63%

Fort Deposit Population Pyramid 2020

Fort Deposit Median Age

31.9


Total

33.4


Male

31.7


Female

Fort Deposit Adults

There are 1,122 adults, (139 of whom are seniors) in Fort Deposit.

Fort Deposit Age Dependency

65.8

Age Dependency Ratio

14.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Deposit Sex Ratio

Female

930

57.06%

Male

700

42.94%

Fort Deposit Households and Families

Fort Deposit Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fort Deposit Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91%9%
Male80.6%19.4%
All65%35%
Non Family52.4%47.6%
Female50%50%

65.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6152.6565
Female2243.4650
Married1892.9391
Non Family1661.1252.4
Male363.1980.6

3.01

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

10.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fort Deposit Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade404.18%
9th to 12th Grade17318.10%
High School Graduate44646.65%
Some College12913.49%
Associates Degree414.29%
Bachelors Degree404.18%
Graduate Degree879.10%

Fort Deposit Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.12%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 24.60%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,569$34,375$35,114
Less Than High School$19,722$26,406$
High School Grad$31,364$34,306$20,682
Some College$40,800$40,556$40,938
Bachelors Degree$39,167$43,625$
Graduate Degree$$$

$34,569

Average Earnings

$34,375

Average Male

$35,114

Average Female

Fort Deposit Language

Fort Deposit Language by Age

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 Poverty

Fort Deposit Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,35248836.09%
White271248.86%

31.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.70%

Male Poverty Rate

35.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Deposit

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Deposit is Black, with 36.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Deposit is White, with 8.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 44.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.73%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School54.93%
High School27.80%
Some College2.94%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed54.90%
Female Employed11.68%
Male Employed3.50%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Fort Deposit Income

Fort Deposit Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,542$45,404
Families$34,375$47,641
Married Families$57,344-
Non Families$16,286$23,113

Fort Deposit Marital Status

Fort Deposit Marital Status

Marriage Rates

34.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.7%

Male Marriage Rate

30.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Deposit Married by Age and Sex

Fort Deposit 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 45-54.

Fort Deposit Marital Status by Race

Fort Deposit Veterans

40

Number of Veterans

38

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War14
Korea13
Vietnam6
World War II
First Gulf War

$Fort Deposit Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Deposit Employment Status

54.6%

Labor Force Participation

48.9%

Employment Rate

10.5%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Deposit 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

94.79%

Born in Alabama

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Fort Deposit residents were born in the United States, with 94.79% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,127-21-1.83%
20191,148-21-1.80%
20181,169-19-1.60%
20171,188-21-1.74%
20161,209-15-1.23%
20151,224-22-1.77%
20141,246-21-1.66%
20131,267-25-1.93%
20121,292-36-2.71%
20111,328-18-1.34%
20101,3460.00%