Highland Lakes, Alabama Population 2020

5,500

Highland Lakes is a city located in Alabama. Highland Lakes has a 2020 population of 5,500. Highland Lakes is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 40.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,926 in 2010. Highland Lakes reached it's highest population of 5,500 in 2018.

The average household income in Highland Lakes is $172,740 with a poverty rate of 1.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $441,000. The median age in Highland Lakes is 44.4 years, 42.9 years for males, and 44.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.8 males.

Highland Lakes Demographics

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

  • White: 82.04%
  • Black or African American: 9.35%
  • Asian: 6.69%
  • Two or more races: 0.91%
  • Native American: 0.78%
  • Other race: 0.24%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Highland Lakes, Alabama is 5,500, 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 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,51282.04%
Black or African American5149.35%
Asian3686.69%
Two or More Races500.91%
American Indian and Alaska Native430.78%
Some Other Race130.24%

Highland Lakes Population Pyramid 2020

Highland Lakes Median Age

44.4


Total

42.9


Male

44.8


Female

Highland Lakes Adults

There are 4,090 adults, (751 of whom are seniors) in Highland Lakes.

Highland Lakes Age Dependency

64.7

Age Dependency Ratio

22.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Highland Lakes Sex Ratio

Female

2,726

49.56%

Male

2,774

50.44%

Highland Lakes Households and Families

Highland Lakes Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Highland Lakes Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family100%0%
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
All97.7%2.3%
Married97.2%2.8%

97.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8412.9997.7
Married1,5523.1697.2
Non Family1501.1100
Female842.76100
Male553.69100

3.15

Average Family Size

2.99

Average Household Size

0.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Highland Lakes Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade360.91%
9th to 12th Grade0.00%
High School Graduate51412.98%
Some College58814.85%
Associates Degree1724.34%
Bachelors Degree1,74844.15%
Graduate Degree90122.76%

Highland Lakes Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,2303,2122,052
Black360342342
Asian257257143
Hispanic434343
Native American434343
Multiple Races262626
Other Race131313

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$75,526$121,852$49,025
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$64,205$$52,794
Some College$41,528$77,171$28,273
Bachelors Degree$91,688$120,787$51,597
Graduate Degree$103,107$126,431$90,882

$75,526

Average Earnings

$121,852

Average Male

$49,025

Average Female

Highland Lakes Language

Highland Lakes Language by Age

Highland Lakes Language

91.75% of Highland Lakes residents speak only English, while 8.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 5.56% of the population.

Highland Lakes Poverty

Highland Lakes Poverty by Race

1.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.23%

Male Poverty Rate

2.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Highland Lakes

The race most likely to be in poverty in Highland Lakes is White, with 2.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Highland Lakes is White, with 2.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 3.86%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School50.00%
Some College1.97%
Bachelors or Greater1.28%
High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed25.00%
Male Employed1.09%
Female Employed0.00%

Highland Lakes Income

Highland Lakes Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$151,055$172,740
Families$152,227$178,057
Married Families$158,125-
Non Families$69,821$112,804

Highland Lakes Marital Status

Highland Lakes Marital Status

Marriage Rates

73.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

76.6%

Male Marriage Rate

70.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Highland Lakes Married by Age and Sex

Highland Lakes Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Highland Lakes Marital Status by Race

Highland Lakes Veterans

386

Number of Veterans

368

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam129
First Gulf War90
Second Gulf War85
World War II
Korea

$Highland Lakes Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Highland Lakes Employment Status

67.4%

Labor Force Participation

65.5%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Highland Lakes 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

51.02%

Born in Alabama

94.22%

Native Born

5.78%

Foreign Born

1.91%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.22% of Highland Lakes residents were born in the United States, with 51.02% having been born in Alabama. 1.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,5000.00%
20195,5000.00%
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%