Goodwater is a city located in Coosa County Alabama. Goodwater has a 2020 population of 1,255. Goodwater is currently declining at a rate of -1.41% annually and its population has decreased by -2.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,291 in 2010.
The average household income in Goodwater is $36,860 with a poverty rate of 33.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $527 per month, and the median house value is $79,500. The median age in Goodwater is 44.2 years, 43.7 years for males, and 44.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Goodwaterwas:
95.51% of Goodwater residents speak only English, while 4.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.49% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Goodwater is Black, with 35.54% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Goodwater is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.78%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Goodwater
96.08% of Goodwater residents were born in the United States, with 73.11% having been born in Alabama. 3.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.