Fort Rucker, Alabama Population 2022

4,430
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Fort Rucker is a city located in Dale County Alabama. Fort Rucker has a 2020 population of 4,430. Fort Rucker is currently declining at a rate of -0.38% annually and its population has decreased by -0.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,464 in 2010.

The average household income in Fort Rucker is $69,769 with a poverty rate of 21.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,176 per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Fort Rucker is 24.3 years, 24.6 years for males, and 23.5 years for females.

Fort Rucker Demographics

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

  • White: 74.19%
  • Black or African American: 10.92%
  • Two or more races: 6.98%
  • Other race: 4.11%
  • Asian: 2.83%
  • Native American: 0.96%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Fort Rucker, Alabama is 4,430 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,464.

Fort Rucker, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,24074.19%
Black or African American62410.92%
American Indian and Alaska Native550.96%
Asian1622.83%
Some Other Race2354.11%
Two or More Races3996.98%
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Fort Rucker Population by Race

Fort Rucker Population Pyramid 2022

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Fort Rucker Median Age

24.1


Total

24.1


Male

23.9


Female

Fort Rucker Adults

There are 3,773 adults, (13 of whom are seniors) in Fort Rucker.

Fort Rucker Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

0.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Rucker Sex Ratio

Female

2,261

39.56%

Male

3,454

60.44%

Fort Rucker Population by Age

Fort Rucker Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fort Rucker Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married1%99%
All0.6%99.4%
Male0%100%
Female0%100%
Non Family0%100%

0.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fort Rucker Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4273.270.6
Married9234.051
Male262.810
Female1622.110
Non Family3161.630

3.71

Average Family Size

3.27

Average Household Size

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Fort Rucker Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade110.45%
9th to 12th Grade220.89%
High School Graduate35614.46%
Some College77331.40%
Associates Degree34614.05%
Bachelors Degree78731.97%
Graduate Degree1676.78%
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Fort Rucker Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fort Rucker Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races19719796
Hispanic306306128
Black24322194
White1,6721,661643
Other Race898934
Asian888827
Native American1717

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 48.73%.

Fort Rucker Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,381$49,505$20,574
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$26,326$27,235$
Some College$37,372$48,059$
Bachelors Degree$48,468$51,319$
Graduate Degree$71,161$84,250$52,656

$42,381

Average Earnings

$49,505

Average Male

$20,574

Average Female

Fort Rucker Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fort Rucker Language by Age

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Fort Rucker Language

87.96% of Fort Rucker residents speak only English, while 12.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.72% of the population.

Fort Rucker Language

Fort Rucker Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,30394528.61%
Other78NaN%
Hispanic6427812.15%

21.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.62%

Male Poverty Rate

23.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Rucker

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Rucker is White, with 28.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Rucker is Hispanic, with 12.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.53%.

Fort Rucker Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School34.46%
Some College29.56%
Bachelors or Greater3.23%

Fort Rucker Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed29.65%
Male Unemployed48.72%
Female Employed0.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Fort Rucker Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fort Rucker Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,769$60,713
Families$57,227$58,043
Married Families$65,043-
Non Families$71,058$70,066
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Income by Household Type

Fort Rucker Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.7%

Male Marriage Rate

88.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Rucker Married by Age and Sex

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Fort Rucker 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.

Fort Rucker Marital Status by Race

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Fort Rucker Marital Status

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272

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War248
First Gulf War56
Vietnam
Korea
World War II

Fort Rucker Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34174
35 to 5498
55 to 64
65 to 74
75+

Fort Rucker Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White16213.69%
Black5324.42%
Asian2644.07%
Other Race2622.61%
2+ Races510.64%
Hispanic4418.33%

Fort Rucker Veterans by Race

Fort Rucker Veterans by Education

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31.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

2.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Rucker Veterans by Education

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74.9%

Labor Force Participation

16.4%

Employment Rate

13.6%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Rucker Employment by Age

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Fort Rucker Employment by Race

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Fort Rucker 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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11.76%

Born in Fort Rucker

97.73%

Native Born

2.27%

Foreign Born

1.10%

Non Citizen

1.17%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.73% of Fort Rucker residents were born in the United States, with 11.76% having been born in Alabama. 1.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Fort Rucker Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20104,6360.00%
20114,619-17-0.37%
20124,602-17-0.37%
20134,585-17-0.37%
20144,568-17-0.37%
20154,551-17-0.37%
20164,534-17-0.37%
20174,517-17-0.37%
20184,500-17-0.38%
20194,483-17-0.38%
20204,464-19-0.42%
20214,447-17-0.38%
20224,430-17-0.38%

Fort Rucker Population by Year