Hobson City, Alabama Population 2020

761

Hobson City is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 761, it is the 289th largest city in Alabama and the 11515th largest city in the United States. Hobson City is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -1.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 771 in 2010. Hobson City reached it's highest population of 772 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Hobson City has a population density of 728 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hobson City is $43,633 with a poverty rate of 34.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $663 per month, and the median house value is $87,200. The median age in Hobson City is 39.8 years, 36.2 years for males, and 40.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 77.9 males.

Hobson City Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 91.30%
  • White: 7.87%
  • Other race: 0.83%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Hobson City, Alabama is 761, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 761.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 771.

Hobson City, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American66191.30%
White577.87%
Some Other Race60.83%

Hobson City Population Pyramid 2020

Hobson City Median Age

39.8


Total

36.2


Male

40.8


Female

Hobson City Adults

There are 562 adults, (82 of whom are seniors) in Hobson City.

Hobson City Age Dependency

50.8

Age Dependency Ratio

17.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Hobson City Sex Ratio

Female

407

56.22%

Male

317

43.78%

Hobson City Households and Families

Hobson City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hobson City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male81.3%18.8%
Married67%33%
All54.6%45.4%
Non Family49.3%50.7%
Female41.1%58.9%

54.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2692.6954.6
Married943.1867
Female903.1241.1
Non Family69049.3
Male164.6981.3

3.14

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hobson City Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade336.76%
9th to 12th Grade7214.75%
High School Graduate15932.58%
Some College13527.66%
Associates Degree418.40%
Bachelors Degree357.17%
Graduate Degree132.66%

Hobson City Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.91%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 29.55%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,188$24,250$22,188
Less Than High School$16,667$$
High School Grad$17,438$16,618$28,594
Some College$30,179$44,375$25,227
Bachelors Degree$$81,429$15,833
Graduate Degree$$$36,458

$24,188

Average Earnings

$24,250

Average Male

$22,188

Average Female

Hobson City Language

Hobson City Language by Age

Hobson City Language

100.00% of Hobson City 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.

Hobson City Poverty

Hobson City Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black66124336.76%
White5747.02%

34.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.44%

Male Poverty Rate

39.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hobson City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hobson City is Black, with 36.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hobson City is White, with 7.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.83%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School47.62%
High School27.67%
Bachelors or Greater27.08%
Some College24.43%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed72.97%
Male Unemployed31.25%
Female Employed20.19%
Male Employed7.56%

Hobson City Income

Hobson City Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,625$43,633
Families$33,750$50,766
Married Families$68,947-
Non Families$12,434$17,652

Hobson City Marital Status

Hobson City Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.2%

Male Marriage Rate

33.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Hobson City Married by Age and Sex

Hobson City 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 45-54.

Hobson City Marital Status by Race

Hobson City Veterans

27

Number of Veterans

19

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam13
Second Gulf War8
First Gulf War2
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
65 to 749
18 to 348
55 to 645
75+3
35 to 542

$Hobson City Veterans by Education

7.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hobson City Employment Status

49.5%

Labor Force Participation

37.2%

Employment Rate

23.6%

Unemployment Rate

Hobson City 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

89.92%

Born in Alabama

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Hobson City residents were born in the United States, with 89.92% 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
20207610.00%
20197610.00%
2018761-4-0.52%
20177650.00%
2016765-4-0.52%
201576940.52%
201476520.26%
20137630.00%
2012763-1-0.13%
2011764-8-1.04%
20107720.00%