Highland Lakes, Alabama Population 2021

5,519
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Highland Lakes is a city located in Alabama. Highland Lakes has a 2020 population of 5,519. Highland Lakes is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 40.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,926 in 2010. Highland Lakes reached it's highest population of 5,519 in 2019.

The average household income in Highland Lakes is $183,998 with a poverty rate of 0.54%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $443,000. The median age in Highland Lakes is 45.8 years, 46 years for males, and 45 years for females.

Highland Lakes Demographics

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

  • White: 85.00%
  • Black or African American: 8.77%
  • Asian: 3.12%
  • Two or more races: 2.39%
  • Native American: 0.45%
  • Other race: 0.27%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Highland Lakes, Alabama is 5,519 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,500.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,926.

Highland Lakes, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,69185.00%
Black or African American4848.77%
Asian1723.12%
Two or More Races1322.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native250.45%
Some Other Race150.27%
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Highland Lakes Population by Race

Highland Lakes Population Pyramid $2021

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Highland Lakes Median Age

45.8


Total

46


Male

45


Female

Highland Lakes Adults

There are 4,156 adults, (858 of whom are seniors) in Highland Lakes.

Highland Lakes Age Dependency

67.3

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Highland Lakes Sex Ratio

Female

2,929

53.07%

Male

2,590

46.93%

Highland Lakes Population by Age

Highland Lakes Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Highland Lakes Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married98.6%1.4%
All98%2%
Non Family91.9%8.1%

98.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Highland Lakes Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8682.9598
Married1,5453.1498.6
Non Family1861.0891.9
Female943.39100
Male433.4100

3.16

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

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Highland Lakes Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade200.50%
9th to 12th Grade0.00%
High School Graduate3729.33%
Some College67116.83%
Associates Degree1944.87%
Bachelors Degree1,83746.09%
Graduate Degree89222.38%
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Highland Lakes Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Highland Lakes Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,4233,4232,186
Black334314314
Asian118118118
Hispanic474747
2+ Races393939
Native American252525
Other Race151515

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

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

Highland Lakes Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$80,250$127,554$49,167
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$230,372$68,567
Some College$37,330$79,130$30,477
Bachelors Degree$90,478$115,833$49,167
Graduate Degree$128,008$130,000$82,188

$80,250

Average Earnings

$127,554

Average Male

$49,167

Average Female

Highland Lakes Earnings by Educational Attainment

Highland Lakes Language by Age

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Highland Lakes Language

95.06% of Highland Lakes residents speak only English, while 4.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.15% of the population.

Highland Lakes Language

Highland Lakes Poverty by Race

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0.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.00%

Male Poverty Rate

1.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Highland Lakes

The race most likely to be in poverty in Highland Lakes is White, with 0.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Highland Lakes is White, with 0.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 2.24%.

Highland Lakes Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College3.47%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
High School0.00%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Highland Lakes Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Highland Lakes Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Highland Lakes Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$152,774$183,998
Families$154,829$192,725
Married Families$173,007-
Non Families$56,702$105,081
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Income by Household Type

Highland Lakes Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

72.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

77.8%

Male Marriage Rate

67.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Highland Lakes Married by Age and Sex

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Highland Lakes 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.

Highland Lakes Marital Status by Race

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Highland Lakes Marital Status

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364

Number of Veterans

350

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam135
First Gulf War114
Second Gulf War77
World War II
Korea

Highland Lakes Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54133
65 to 74116
55 to 6479
75+36
18 to 34

Highland Lakes Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2507.00%
Black11431.67%

Highland Lakes Veterans by Race

Highland Lakes Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Highland Lakes Veterans by Education

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65%

Labor Force Participation

63.5%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Highland Lakes Employment by Age

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Highland Lakes Employment by Race

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Highland Lakes 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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52.36%

Born in Highland Lakes

95.51%

Native Born

4.49%

Foreign Born

1.65%

Non Citizen

2.84%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.51% of Highland Lakes residents were born in the United States, with 52.36% having been born in Alabama. 1.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Highland Lakes Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,5190.00%
20205,5190.00%
20195,519190.35%
20185,5001061.97%
20175,39453410.99%
20164,860-4-0.08%
20154,8641853.95%
20144,6793518.11%
20134,3282065.00%
20124,122972.41%
20114,025992.52%
20103,9260.00%

Highland Lakes Population by Year