Gurley, Alabama Population 2020

808

Gurley is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 808, it is the 277th largest city in Alabama and the 11237th largest city in the United States. Gurley is currently declining at a rate of -0.37% annually but its population has increased by 0.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 801 in 2010. Gurley reached it's highest population of 832 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Gurley has a population density of 228 people per square mile.

The average household income in Gurley is $53,641 with a poverty rate of 21.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $607 per month, and the median house value is $120,000. The median age in Gurley is 42.9 years, 40.8 years for males, and 45.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.7 males.

Gurley Demographics

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

  • White: 80.76%
  • Black or African American: 10.16%
  • Two or more races: 8.67%
  • Native American: 0.41%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Gurley, Alabama is 808, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 814.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 801.

Gurley, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White59680.76%
Black or African American7510.16%
Two or More Races648.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.41%

Gurley Population Pyramid 2020

Gurley Median Age

42.9


Total

40.8


Male

45.8


Female

Gurley Adults

There are 567 adults, (100 of whom are seniors) in Gurley.

Gurley Age Dependency

58

Age Dependency Ratio

21.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Gurley Sex Ratio

Female

383

51.90%

Male

355

48.10%

Gurley Households and Families

Gurley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gurley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.2%16.8%
All65.1%34.9%
Male64.3%35.7%
Non Family56.8%43.2%
Female30.3%69.7%

65.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2982.4865.1
Married1193.2683.2
Non Family1181.3656.8
Female332.730.3
Male283.5764.3

3.17

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gurley Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade122.36%
9th to 12th Grade5711.22%
High School Graduate19438.19%
Some College10320.28%
Associates Degree367.09%
Bachelors Degree6913.58%
Graduate Degree377.28%

Gurley Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White40835187
Black59569
Multiple Races312710
Hispanic94
Native American11

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 multiple races people with a rate of 32.26%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,208$39,722$40,625
Less Than High School$23,750$30,625$23,333
High School Grad$32,083$37,500$25,000
Some College$30,938$34,583$27,188
Bachelors Degree$48,625$44,038$49,875
Graduate Degree$85,250$71,000$

$40,208

Average Earnings

$39,722

Average Male

$40,625

Average Female

Gurley Language

Gurley Language by Age

Gurley Language

98.72% of Gurley residents speak only English, while 1.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.28% of the population.

Gurley Poverty

Gurley Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White57611720.31%
Black752938.67%
Multiple64914.06%

21.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.07%

Male Poverty Rate

18.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gurley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gurley is Black, with 38.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gurley is Multiple, with 14.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.17%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.54%
High School24.23%
Bachelors or Greater9.43%
Some College1.44%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed70.00%
Male Unemployed33.33%
Male Employed15.23%
Female Employed5.80%

Gurley Income

Gurley Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,143$53,641
Families$58,558$61,984
Married Families$77,750-
Non Families$33,929$40,483

Gurley Marital Status

Gurley Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.1%

Male Marriage Rate

44.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Gurley Married by Age and Sex

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

Gurley Veterans

40

Number of Veterans

34

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam16
First Gulf War12
Second Gulf War5
Korea3
World War II

$Gurley Veterans by Education

25.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gurley Employment Status

53.9%

Labor Force Participation

49.6%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Gurley 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

85.64%

Born in Alabama

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Gurley residents were born in the United States, with 85.64% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020808-3-0.37%
2019811-3-0.37%
2018814-4-0.49%
2017818-3-0.37%
2016821-2-0.24%
2015823-1-0.12%
2014824-5-0.60%
201382910.12%
2012828-4-0.48%
20118320.00%
20108320.00%