Heath, Alabama Population 2021

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Heath is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 260, it is the 389th largest city in Alabama and the 15812th largest city in the United States . Heath is currently growing at a rate of 0.78% annually and its population has increased by 2.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 254 in 2010. Heath reached it's highest population of 260 in 2021. Spanning over 1 miles, Heath has a population density of 292 people per square mile.

The average household income in Heath is $52,648 with a poverty rate of 35.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $555 per month, and the median house value is $72,500. The median age in Heath is 28.7 years, 25.5 years for males, and 31.6 years for females.

Heath Demographics

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

  • White: 90.40%
  • Black or African American: 9.60%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Heath, Alabama is 260 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 254.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 254.

Heath, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White27390.40%
Black or African American299.60%
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Heath Population by Race

Heath Population Pyramid $2021

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Heath Median Age

28.7


Total

25.5


Male

31.6


Female

Heath Adults

There are 202 adults, (36 of whom are seniors) in Heath.

Heath Age Dependency

81.9

Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

60.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Heath Sex Ratio

Female

151

50.00%

Male

151

50.00%

Heath Population by Age

Heath Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Heath Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married93%7%
Non Family70%30%
All69.2%30.8%
Female23.1%76.9%

69.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Heath Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1042.969.2
Married433.3393
Non Family301.0770
Female264.1923.1
Male53.6100

3.47

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

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Heath Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade84.49%
9th to 12th Grade2011.24%
High School Graduate4826.97%
Some College3921.91%
Associates Degree2413.48%
Bachelors Degree3016.85%
Graduate Degree95.06%
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Heath Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Heath Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White16013228
Black151511
Hispanic33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 73.33%.

Heath Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,536$60,000$19,205
Less Than 9th Grade$18,125$$
High School Graduate$31,250$46,250$
Some College$27,500$$
Bachelors Degree$66,250$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,536

Average Earnings

$60,000

Average Male

$19,205

Average Female

Heath Earnings by Educational Attainment

Heath Language by Age

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Heath Language

100.00% of Heath residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Heath Language

Heath Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White27010338.15%
Black29413.79%
Hispanic3133.33%

35.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.45%

Male Poverty Rate

39.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Heath

The race most likely to be in poverty in Heath is White, with 38.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Heath is Black, with 13.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.71%.

Heath Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade60.71%
Some College23.81%
Bachelors or Greater17.95%
High School10.42%

Heath Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed26.42%
Male Employed2.04%

Heath Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Heath Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$29,167$52,648
Families$43,750$63,422
Married Families$104,375-
Non Families$21,250$25,930
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Income by Household Type

Heath Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

36.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Heath Married by Age and Sex

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Heath Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Heath Marital Status by Race

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Heath Marital Status

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11

Number of Veterans

11

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam9
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Heath Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 749
55 to 642
75+
35 to 54
18 to 34

Heath Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White84.28%
Black320.00%

Heath Veterans by Race

Heath Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Heath Veterans by Education

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56.4%

Labor Force Participation

50.5%

Employment Rate

10.5%

Unemployment Rate

Heath Employment by Age

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Heath Employment by Race

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Heath 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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91.06%

Born in Heath

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Heath residents were born in the United States, with 91.06% 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.

Heath Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202126020.78%
202025820.78%
201925620.79%
201825410.40%
2017253-3-1.17%
201625610.39%
2015255-2-0.78%
20142570.00%
2013257-1-0.39%
20122580.00%
201125820.78%
20102560.00%

Heath Population by Year