Hobson City, Alabama Population 2021

739
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Hobson City is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 739, it is the 292nd largest city in Alabama and the 11645th largest city in the United States . Hobson City is currently declining at a rate of -1.07% annually and its population has decreased by -4.15% 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 707 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hobson City is $52,571 with a poverty rate of 30.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $716 per month, and the median house value is $91,400. The median age in Hobson City is 43.4 years, 43.6 years for males, and 42.6 years for females.

Hobson City Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 89.01%
  • White: 10.33%
  • Other race: 0.66%
  • 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 739 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 763.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 771.

Hobson City, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American67289.01%
White7810.33%
Some Other Race50.66%
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Hobson City Population by Race

Hobson City Population Pyramid $2021

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Hobson City Median Age

43.4


Total

43.6


Male

42.6


Female

Hobson City Adults

There are 638 adults, (103 of whom are seniors) in Hobson City.

Hobson City Age Dependency

41.1

Age Dependency Ratio

19.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Hobson City Sex Ratio

Female

459

60.79%

Male

296

39.21%

Hobson City Population by Age

Hobson City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hobson City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married71.7%28.3%
All62.2%37.8%
Non Family60.5%39.5%
Female51.3%48.7%

62.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hobson City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3042.4862.2
Female1172.8451.3
Married992.9671.7
Non Family76060.5
Male124.5100

2.82

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

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Hobson City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade508.71%
9th to 12th Grade7312.72%
High School Graduate14224.74%
Some College15426.83%
Associates Degree6310.98%
Bachelors Degree7513.07%
Graduate Degree172.96%
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Hobson City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hobson City Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.38%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 24.62%.

Hobson City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,258$26,806$29,453
Less Than 9th Grade$15,313$$
High School Graduate$23,646$22,875$28,125
Some College$29,531$52,969$28,750
Bachelors Degree$36,445$81,458$35,982
Graduate Degree$$$

$29,258

Average Earnings

$26,806

Average Male

$29,453

Average Female

Hobson City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hobson City Language by Age

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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 Language

Hobson City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black67022333.28%
White7833.85%

30.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.66%

Male Poverty Rate

33.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hobson City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hobson City is Black, with 33.28% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hobson City is White, with 3.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.72%.

Hobson City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade42.28%
High School35.21%
Some College18.43%
Bachelors or Greater17.39%

Hobson City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed37.50%
Female Employed18.56%
Male Employed7.32%

Hobson City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hobson City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,286$52,571
Families$46,346$60,962
Married Families$71,042-
Non Families$14,022$19,636
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Income by Household Type

Hobson City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.9%

Male Marriage Rate

28.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Hobson City Married by Age and Sex

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Hobson City 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 45-54.

Hobson City Marital Status by Race

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Hobson City Marital Status

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26

Number of Veterans

16

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam11
Second Gulf War10
First Gulf War5
World War II
Korea

Hobson City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3410
65 to 749
35 to 545
55 to 642
75+

Hobson City Veterans by Age

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Hobson City Veterans by Race

Hobson City Veterans by Education

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11.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hobson City Veterans by Education

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53.2%

Labor Force Participation

42.6%

Employment Rate

18.8%

Unemployment Rate

Hobson City Employment by Age

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Hobson City Employment by Race

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Hobson City 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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81.72%

Born in Hobson City

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Hobson City residents were born in the United States, with 81.72% 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.

Hobson City Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021739-8-1.07%
2020747-8-1.06%
2019755-8-1.05%
2018763-5-0.65%
201776810.13%
2016767-4-0.52%
201577140.52%
201476720.26%
20137650.00%
2012765-1-0.13%
2011766-6-0.78%
20107720.00%

Hobson City Population by Year