Gainesville, Alabama Population 2021

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Gainesville is a city located in Sumter County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 179, it is the 421st largest city in Alabama and the 16993rd largest city in the United States . Gainesville is currently declining at a rate of -1.10% annually and its population has decreased by -13.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 208 in 2010. Gainesville reached it's highest population of 207 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Gainesville has a population density of 104 people per square mile.

The average household income in Gainesville is $43,522 with a poverty rate of 49.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $700 per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Gainesville is 32.5 years, 32.5 years for males, and 32.4 years for females.

Gainesville Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 82.21%
  • White: 12.27%
  • Two or more races: 5.52%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Gainesville, Alabama is 179 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 185.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 208.

Gainesville, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American13482.21%
White2012.27%
Two or More Races95.52%
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Gainesville Population by Race

Gainesville Population Pyramid $2021

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Gainesville Median Age

32.5


Total

32.5


Male

32.4


Female

Gainesville Adults

There are 107 adults, (8 of whom are seniors) in Gainesville.

Gainesville Age Dependency

64.6

Age Dependency Ratio

8.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Gainesville Sex Ratio

Female

93

57.06%

Male

70

42.94%

Gainesville Population by Age

Gainesville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gainesville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married72%28%
All52.7%47.3%
Female39.1%60.9%
Non Family0%100%

52.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gainesville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All552.9652.7
Married253.472
Female232.8739.1
Non Family500
Male23.5100

3.12

Average Family Size

2.96

Average Household Size

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Gainesville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade43.74%
9th to 12th Grade54.67%
High School Graduate5046.73%
Some College1816.82%
Associates Degree1110.28%
Bachelors Degree1715.89%
Graduate Degree21.87%
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Gainesville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gainesville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black878212
White1177
2+ Races99

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 white people with a rate of 63.64%.

Gainesville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$12,857$$8,167
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$11,250$$8,750
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$$160,500$
Graduate Degree$$$

$12,857

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$8,167

Average Female

Gainesville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gainesville Language by Age

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Gainesville Language

100.00% of Gainesville 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.

Gainesville Language

Gainesville Poverty by Race

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49.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

35.71%

Male Poverty Rate

59.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gainesville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gainesville is Black, with 58.96% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gainesville is White, with 5.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 70.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 60.38%.

Gainesville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College68.97%
High School56.00%
Less Than 9th Grade55.56%
Bachelors or Greater15.79%

Gainesville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed65.38%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Gainesville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gainesville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$14,028$43,522
Families-$46,644
Married Families--
Non Families--
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Income by Household Type

Gainesville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

30.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Gainesville Married by Age and Sex

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Gainesville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Gainesville Marital Status by Race

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Gainesville Marital Status

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8

Number of Veterans

6

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam4
Second Gulf War2
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War

Gainesville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 648
75+
65 to 74
35 to 54
18 to 34

Gainesville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
2+ Races444.44%
Black44.60%

Gainesville Veterans by Race

Gainesville Veterans by Education

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25.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gainesville Veterans by Education

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43.7%

Labor Force Participation

43.7%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Gainesville Employment by Age

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Gainesville Employment by Race

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Gainesville 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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83.44%

Born in Gainesville

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Gainesville residents were born in the United States, with 83.44% 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.

Gainesville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021179-2-1.10%
2020181-2-1.09%
2019183-2-1.08%
2018185-3-1.60%
2017188-5-2.59%
2016193-2-1.03%
2015195-3-1.52%
2014198-1-0.50%
2013199-1-0.50%
2012200-2-0.99%
2011202-5-2.42%
20102070.00%

Gainesville Population by Year