Fultondale, Alabama Population 2021

9,394
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Fultondale is a city located in Jefferson County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 9,394, it is the 69th largest city in Alabama and the 3237th largest city in the United States . Fultondale is currently growing at a rate of 0.59% annually and its population has increased by 12.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,380 in 2010. Fultondale reached it's highest population of 9,394 in 2021. Spanning over 12 miles, Fultondale has a population density of 770 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fultondale is $68,495 with a poverty rate of 10.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $993 per month, and the median house value is $147,700. The median age in Fultondale is 38.3 years, 36.6 years for males, and 41 years for females.

Fultondale Demographics

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

  • White: 67.43%
  • Black or African American: 17.98%
  • Other race: 8.04%
  • Asian: 4.07%
  • Two or more races: 1.60%
  • Native American: 0.81%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.08%
The current population of Fultondale, Alabama is 9,394 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,229.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,380.

Fultondale, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,18967.43%
Black or African American1,65017.98%
Some Other Race7388.04%
Asian3744.07%
Two or More Races1471.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native740.81%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander70.08%
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Fultondale Population by Race

Fultondale Population Pyramid $2021

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Fultondale Median Age

38.3


Total

36.6


Male

41


Female

Fultondale Adults

There are 7,343 adults, (1,317 of whom are seniors) in Fultondale.

Fultondale Age Dependency

52.3

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Fultondale Sex Ratio

Female

4,552

49.59%

Male

4,627

50.41%

Fultondale Population by Age

Fultondale Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fultondale Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.7%15.3%
Female73.4%26.6%
All68.4%31.6%
Non Family47%53%
Male39.3%60.7%

68.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fultondale Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,8792.3768.4
Married2,0223.1784.7
Non Family1,4861.1147
Female2823.2773.4
Male892.1739.3

3.12

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Fultondale Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3194.92%
9th to 12th Grade5087.83%
High School Graduate1,88329.02%
Some College1,66625.67%
Associates Degree5949.15%
Bachelors Degree1,10517.03%
Graduate Degree4146.38%
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Fultondale Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fultondale Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,3543,933893
Black1,3371,326499
Hispanic341985
Other Race29084
Asian28621285
2+ Races848437
Native American30

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 44.05%.

Fultondale Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,745$50,491$32,041
Less Than 9th Grade$27,879$$20,962
High School Graduate$38,602$50,425$30,955
Some College$36,306$47,458$26,250
Bachelors Degree$55,445$66,711$41,515
Graduate Degree$57,075$$57,217

$40,745

Average Earnings

$50,491

Average Male

$32,041

Average Female

Fultondale Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fultondale Language by Age

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Fultondale Language

85.72% of Fultondale residents speak only English, while 14.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.45% of the population.

Fultondale Language

Fultondale Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,9545429.10%
Hispanic93632734.94%
Other73827737.53%
Black1,650945.70%
Islander77100.00%

10.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.65%

Male Poverty Rate

10.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fultondale

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fultondale is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fultondale is Black, with 5.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.33%.

Fultondale Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School13.17%
Less Than 9th Grade12.09%
Some College3.63%
Bachelors or Greater2.17%

Fultondale Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed48.65%
Male Unemployed17.50%
Male Employed4.50%
Female Employed3.09%

Fultondale Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fultondale Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,825$68,495
Families$72,560$80,047
Married Families$75,491-
Non Families$49,186$49,279
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Income by Household Type

Fultondale Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.3%

Male Marriage Rate

55.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Fultondale Married by Age and Sex

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Fultondale Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Fultondale Marital Status by Race

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Fultondale Marital Status

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520

Number of Veterans

516

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam278
First Gulf War81
Korea61
Second Gulf War52
World War II

Fultondale Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74143
55 to 64138
35 to 54115
75+106
18 to 3418

Fultondale Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4619.26%
Black594.15%

Fultondale Veterans by Race

Fultondale Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fultondale Veterans by Education

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66.3%

Labor Force Participation

63.2%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Fultondale Employment by Age

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Fultondale Employment by Race

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Fultondale 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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73.50%

Born in Fultondale

90.72%

Native Born

9.28%

Foreign Born

6.92%

Non Citizen

2.36%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.72% of Fultondale residents were born in the United States, with 73.50% having been born in Alabama. 6.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Fultondale Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219,394550.59%
20209,339550.59%
20199,284550.60%
20189,229460.50%
20179,183680.75%
20169,115560.62%
20159,0591521.71%
20148,9071501.71%
20138,7572072.42%
20128,5501151.36%
20118,435630.75%
20108,3721,7772.41%
20006,5951950.30%
19906,4001830.29%
19806,2171,0541.88%
19705,1630.00%

Fultondale Population by Year