Geneva, Alabama Population 2020

4,285

Geneva is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 4,285, it is the 116th largest city in Alabama and the 5199th largest city in the United States. Geneva is currently declining at a rate of -0.58% annually and its population has decreased by -3.75% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,452 in 2010. Geneva reached it's highest population of 4,866 in 1980. Spanning over 16 miles, Geneva has a population density of 270 people per square mile.

The average household income in Geneva is $45,989 with a poverty rate of 26.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $445 per month, and the median house value is $106,600. The median age in Geneva is 45.1 years, 44.8 years for males, and 47.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.1 males.

Geneva Demographics

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

  • White: 75.63%
  • Black or African American: 17.79%
  • Two or more races: 3.75%
  • Asian: 2.22%
  • Other race: 0.62%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Geneva, Alabama is 4,285, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,335.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,452.

Geneva, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,31275.63%
Black or African American77917.79%
Two or More Races1643.75%
Asian972.22%
Some Other Race270.62%

Geneva Population Pyramid 2020

Geneva Median Age

45.1


Total

44.8


Male

47.7


Female

Geneva Adults

There are 3,563 adults, (849 of whom are seniors) in Geneva.

Geneva Age Dependency

61.3

Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Geneva Sex Ratio

Female

2,304

52.61%

Male

2,075

47.39%

Geneva Households and Families

Geneva Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Geneva Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married85.5%14.5%
All66.5%33.5%
Non Family54.7%45.3%
Female43.1%56.9%

66.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7992.3566.5
Non Family7351.1654.7
Married6712.9185.5
Female3043.5943.1
Male893.76100

3.15

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Geneva Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade35611.11%
9th to 12th Grade52216.29%
High School Graduate1,29140.28%
Some College56717.69%
Associates Degree1243.87%
Bachelors Degree1915.96%
Graduate Degree1544.80%

Geneva Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6221,899242
Black40827985
Multiple Races74482
Asian5858
Hispanic434316
Other Race2727

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 37.21%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,506$30,156$21,250
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$20,883$21,431$16,897
Some College$44,438$44,625$42,232
Bachelors Degree$42,898$$
Graduate Degree$54,904$$

$28,506

Average Earnings

$30,156

Average Male

$21,250

Average Female

Geneva Language

Geneva Language by Age

Geneva Language

95.90% of Geneva residents speak only English, while 4.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.63% of the population.

Geneva Poverty

Geneva Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,15661719.55%
Black74947963.95%
Multiple1642615.85%

26.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.16%

Male Poverty Rate

31.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Geneva

The race most likely to be in poverty in Geneva is Black, with 63.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Geneva is Multiple, with 15.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.05%.

Name Poverty
High School25.95%
Less Than High School20.79%
Some College15.18%
Bachelors or Greater11.59%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed75.40%
Female Unemployed25.64%
Female Employed20.55%
Male Employed12.76%

Geneva Income

Geneva Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,050$45,989
Families$41,207$56,985
Married Families$54,137-
Non Families$16,973$29,235

Geneva Marital Status

Geneva Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.7%

Male Marriage Rate

38.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Geneva Married by Age and Sex

Geneva 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 35-44.

Geneva Marital Status by Race

Geneva Veterans

369

Number of Veterans

335

Male Veterans

34

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam197
Second Gulf War47
First Gulf War35
Korea21
World War II
Name Veterans % of Total
White32511.44%
Hispanic27100.00%
Other27100.00%
Black173.28%

$Geneva Veterans by Education

3.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Geneva Employment Status

48.1%

Labor Force Participation

41.7%

Employment Rate

11.8%

Unemployment Rate

Geneva 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

62.82%

Born in Alabama

97.21%

Native Born

2.79%

Foreign Born

1.92%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.21% of Geneva residents were born in the United States, with 62.82% having been born in Alabama. 1.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,285-25-0.58%
20194,310-25-0.58%
20184,335-28-0.64%
20174,363-25-0.57%
20164,388-32-0.72%
20154,4200.00%
20144,420-19-0.43%
20134,439-44-0.98%
20124,483320.72%
20114,451-1-0.02%
20104,452640.14%
20004,388-293-0.64%
19904,681-185-0.39%
19804,8664681.02%
19704,3985581.37%
19603,8402610.71%
19503,5797762.47%
19402,8030.00%