Harpersville, Alabama Population 2020

1,739

Harpersville is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,739, it is the 206th largest city in Alabama and the 8148th largest city in the United States. Harpersville is currently growing at a rate of 0.64% annually and its population has increased by 6.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,637 in 2010. Spanning over 22 miles, Harpersville has a population density of 82 people per square mile.

The average household income in Harpersville is $59,605 with a poverty rate of 18.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $475 per month, and the median house value is $143,000. The median age in Harpersville is 43.4 years, 40 years for males, and 46.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.5 males.

Harpersville Demographics

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

  • White: 75.56%
  • Black or African American: 22.51%
  • Two or more races: 1.93%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Harpersville, Alabama is 1,739, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,717.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,637.

Harpersville, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,13875.56%
Black or African American33922.51%
Two or More Races291.93%

Harpersville Population Pyramid 2020

Harpersville Median Age

43.4


Total

40


Male

46.8


Female

Harpersville Adults

There are 1,158 adults, (273 of whom are seniors) in Harpersville.

Harpersville Age Dependency

70.2

Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Harpersville Sex Ratio

Female

799

53.05%

Male

707

46.95%

Harpersville Households and Families

Harpersville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Harpersville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
All78.9%21.1%
Female74.6%25.4%
Non Family67.1%32.9%
Male66.7%33.3%

78.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5552.7178.9
Married3263.2985.6
Non Family1461.0867.1
Female713.4874.6
Male122.5866.7

3.17

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

1.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Harpersville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade595.58%
9th to 12th Grade16315.41%
High School Graduate44241.78%
Some College19218.15%
Associates Degree878.22%
Bachelors Degree847.94%
Graduate Degree312.93%

Harpersville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White80361194
Black24221218
Multiple Races1010
Hispanic333

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,993$36,008$40,625
Less Than High School$$37,167$
High School Grad$40,078$34,583$40,430
Some College$31,538$35,385$31,196
Bachelors Degree$47,500$32,000$58,750
Graduate Degree$58,889$$58,750

$36,993

Average Earnings

$36,008

Average Male

$40,625

Average Female

Harpersville Language

Harpersville Language by Age

Harpersville Language

98.75% of Harpersville residents speak only English, while 1.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.69% of the population.

Harpersville Poverty

Harpersville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,13517115.07%
Black33910731.56%

18.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.26%

Male Poverty Rate

19.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Harpersville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Harpersville is Black, with 31.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Harpersville is White, with 15.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.57%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.42%
Bachelors or Greater20.87%
Some College15.41%
High School10.41%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed35.71%
Female Employed4.32%
Male Employed4.05%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Harpersville Income

Harpersville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,146$59,605
Families$63,802$70,829
Married Families$69,500-
Non Families$18,947$25,466

Harpersville Marital Status

Harpersville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Harpersville Married by Age and Sex

Harpersville 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.

Harpersville Marital Status by Race

Harpersville Veterans

82

Number of Veterans

78

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam44
Second Gulf War10
First Gulf War8
Korea6
World War II

$Harpersville Veterans by Education

4.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Harpersville Employment Status

54.9%

Labor Force Participation

49.8%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Harpersville 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

86.12%

Born in Alabama

99.73%

Native Born

0.27%

Foreign Born

0.27%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.73% of Harpersville residents were born in the United States, with 86.12% having been born in Alabama. 0.27% 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
20201,739110.64%
20191,728110.64%
20181,71730.18%
20171,714110.65%
20161,70370.41%
20151,69670.41%
20141,68950.30%
20131,68490.54%
20121,675130.78%
20111,66270.42%
20101,6550.00%