Heath, Alabama Population 2020

251

Heath is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 251, it is the 390th largest city in Alabama and the 15956th largest city in the United States. Heath is currently declining at a rate of -0.79% annually and its population has decreased by -1.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 254 in 2010. Heath reached it's highest population of 258 in 2011. Spanning over 1 miles, Heath has a population density of 282 people per square mile.

The average household income in Heath is $57,794 with a poverty rate of 36.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $850 per month, and the median house value is $77,700. The median age in Heath is 28.9 years, 20.8 years for males, and 36 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.4 males.

Heath Demographics

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

  • White: 88.20%
  • Black or African American: 11.80%
  • 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 251, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 255.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 254.

Heath, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White29988.20%
Black or African American4011.80%

Heath Population Pyramid 2020

Heath Median Age

28.9


Total

20.8


Male

36


Female

Heath Adults

There are 230 adults, (37 of whom are seniors) in Heath.

Heath Age Dependency

75.6

Age Dependency Ratio

19.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Heath Sex Ratio

Female

178

52.51%

Male

161

47.49%

Heath Households and Families

Heath Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Heath Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married95.8%4.2%
Non Family84%16%
All76.6%23.4%
Female39.4%60.6%

76.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1113.0576.6
Married483.5495.8
Female333.8239.4
Non Family25084
Male53.6100

3.52

Average Family Size

3.05

Average Household Size

0.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

3.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Heath Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade84.08%
9th to 12th Grade2412.24%
High School Graduate5126.02%
Some College4522.96%
Associates Degree2211.22%
Bachelors Degree3015.31%
Graduate Degree168.16%

Heath Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17113930
Black222216
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 72.73%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,250$69,167$18,646
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$$58,125$17,969
Some College$$105,750$2,500
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,250

Average Earnings

$69,167

Average Male

$18,646

Average Female

Heath Language

Heath Language by Age

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 Poverty

Heath Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29612040.54%
Black4037.50%
Hispanic3133.33%

36.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

33.54%

Male Poverty Rate

39.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Heath

The race most likely to be in poverty in Heath is White, with 40.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Heath is Black, with 7.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.14%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School56.25%
High School21.57%
Some College20.90%
Bachelors or Greater17.39%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed30.30%
Male Employed1.96%

Heath Income

Heath Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,750$57,794
Families-$69,606
Married Families$113,750-
Non Families$18,295$17,076

Heath Marital Status

Heath Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.5%

Male Marriage Rate

33.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Heath Married by Age and Sex

Heath Marriage

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

Heath Marital Status by Race

Heath Veterans

13

Number of Veterans

13

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam8
Korea2
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$Heath Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Heath Employment Status

54%

Labor Force Participation

49.4%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Heath 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

89.38%

Born in Alabama

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Heath residents were born in the United States, with 89.38% 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
2020251-2-0.79%
2019253-2-0.78%
201825510.39%
2017254-2-0.78%
20162560.00%
2015256-1-0.39%
2014257-1-0.39%
20132580.00%
20122580.00%
201125820.78%
20102560.00%