Gurley, Alabama Population 2021

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Gurley is a city located in Madison County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 810, it is the 278th largest city in Alabama and the 11219th largest city in the United States . Gurley is currently declining at a rate of -0.12% annually but its population has increased by 1.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 801 in 2010. Gurley reached it's highest population of 838 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Gurley has a population density of 228 people per square mile.

The average household income in Gurley is $55,134 with a poverty rate of 22.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $486 per month, and the median house value is $131,900. The median age in Gurley is 39 years, 37.8 years for males, and 43.7 years for females.

Gurley Demographics

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

  • White: 82.75%
  • Two or more races: 9.12%
  • Black or African American: 7.13%
  • Native American: 1.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Gurley, Alabama is 810 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 813.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 801.

Gurley, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White49982.75%
Two or More Races559.12%
Black or African American437.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native61.00%
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Gurley Population by Race

Gurley Population Pyramid $2021

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Gurley Median Age

39


Total

37.8


Male

43.7


Female

Gurley Adults

There are 451 adults, (84 of whom are seniors) in Gurley.

Gurley Age Dependency

64.3

Age Dependency Ratio

22.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Gurley Sex Ratio

Female

331

54.89%

Male

272

45.11%

Gurley Population by Age

Gurley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gurley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.2%11.8%
Male75%25%
All60.1%39.9%
Non Family52%48%
Female23.1%76.9%

60.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gurley Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2532.3860.1
Non Family1001.3452
Married933.2688.2
Female522.4823.1
Male84.6375

3.03

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

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Gurley Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade102.40%
9th to 12th Grade4911.78%
High School Graduate17141.11%
Some College7117.07%
Associates Degree307.21%
Bachelors Degree4711.30%
Graduate Degree389.13%
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Gurley Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gurley Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White34729877
Black31292
2+ Races26236
Hispanic83
Native American44

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 23.08%.

Gurley Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,179$46,964$31,765
Less Than 9th Grade$26,875$$23,750
High School Graduate$31,544$36,667$30,446
Some College$35,625$40,000$35,625
Bachelors Degree$56,875$85,625$48,542
Graduate Degree$78,750$71,458$

$40,179

Average Earnings

$46,964

Average Male

$31,765

Average Female

Gurley Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gurley Language by Age

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Gurley Language

98.23% of Gurley residents speak only English, while 1.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.42% of the population.

Gurley Language

Gurley Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White48110321.41%
Black432353.49%
Multiple55814.55%

22.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.60%

Male Poverty Rate

24.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gurley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gurley is Black, with 53.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gurley is Multiple, with 14.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.28%.

Gurley Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School29.82%
Less Than 9th Grade28.81%
Bachelors or Greater4.71%
Some College1.98%

Gurley Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed77.78%
Female Employed8.49%
Male Employed2.63%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Gurley Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gurley Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,438$55,134
Families$53,542$67,514
Married Families$79,875-
Non Families$28,750$35,935
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Income by Household Type

Gurley Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

39.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Gurley Married by Age and Sex

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Gurley 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.

Gurley Marital Status by Race

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Gurley Marital Status

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27

Number of Veterans

25

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam9
First Gulf War6
Second Gulf War5
Korea3
World War II

Gurley Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6411
35 to 546
18 to 345
75+3
65 to 742

Gurley Veterans by Age

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Gurley Veterans by Race

Gurley Veterans by Education

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18.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gurley Veterans by Education

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49.5%

Labor Force Participation

46.9%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Gurley Employment by Age

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Gurley Employment by Race

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Gurley 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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82.09%

Born in Gurley

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Gurley residents were born in the United States, with 82.09% 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.

Gurley Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021810-1-0.12%
2020811-1-0.12%
2019812-1-0.12%
2018813-4-0.49%
2017817-5-0.61%
2016822-2-0.24%
2015824-3-0.36%
2014827-5-0.60%
20138320.00%
2012832-3-0.36%
2011835-3-0.36%
20108380.00%

Gurley Population by Year