Homewood, Alabama Population 2020

25,141

Homewood is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 25,141, it is the 23rd largest city in Alabama and the 1529th largest city in the United States. Homewood is currently declining at a rate of -0.51% annually and its population has decreased by -0.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 25,167 in 2010. Homewood reached it's highest population of 25,806 in 2013. Spanning over 8 miles, Homewood has a population density of 3,014 people per square mile.

The average household income in Homewood is $115,896 with a poverty rate of 9.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,090 per month, and the median house value is $333,600. The median age in Homewood is 30.8 years, 30 years for males, and 31.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.5 males.

Homewood Demographics

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

  • White: 80.97%
  • Black or African American: 12.85%
  • Asian: 2.69%
  • Two or more races: 1.82%
  • Other race: 1.57%
  • Native American: 0.11%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Homewood, Alabama is 25,141, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 25,397.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 25,167.

Homewood, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White20,72580.97%
Black or African American3,28912.85%
Asian6882.69%
Two or More Races4651.82%
Some Other Race4011.57%
American Indian and Alaska Native270.11%

Homewood Population Pyramid 2020

Homewood Median Age

30.8


Total

30


Male

31.6


Female

Homewood Adults

There are 19,541 adults, (2,365 of whom are seniors) in Homewood.

Homewood Age Dependency

49

Age Dependency Ratio

13.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Homewood Sex Ratio

Female

13,435

52.49%

Male

12,160

47.51%

Homewood Households and Families

Homewood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Homewood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.4%17.6%
All62.5%37.5%
Male55.5%44.5%
Non Family45.4%54.6%
Female39%61%

62.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,9162.3762.5
Married4,7233.282.4
Non Family3,9951.2845.4
Female1,0522.7139
Male1462.7755.5

3.08

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Homewood Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3112.01%
9th to 12th Grade1991.29%
High School Graduate1,64610.65%
Some College2,24714.54%
Associates Degree7384.77%
Bachelors Degree5,28434.19%
Graduate Degree5,03232.55%

Homewood Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,71512,5299,246
Black1,6351,470440
Hispanic493408260
Asian423366282
Multiple Races20719088
Other Race13756
Native American88

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 white people with a rate of 72.72%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,837$65,615$45,223
Less Than High School$23,880$25,465$16,976
High School Grad$25,540$25,870$25,107
Some College$33,950$44,623$29,576
Bachelors Degree$53,451$74,219$43,021
Graduate Degree$77,344$103,939$62,425

$53,837

Average Earnings

$65,615

Average Male

$45,223

Average Female

Homewood Language

Homewood Language by Age

Homewood Language

92.07% of Homewood residents speak only English, while 7.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.17% of the population.

Homewood Poverty

Homewood Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,7241,06939.24%
White18,8559675.13%
Hispanic94322623.97%
Other32118056.07%
Asian648335.09%
Native271970.37%
Multiple395174.30%

9.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.99%

Male Poverty Rate

10.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Homewood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Homewood is Native, with 70.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Homewood is Multiple, with 4.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.13%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.68%
High School25.35%
Some College7.25%
Bachelors or Greater3.14%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.65%
Male Unemployed9.80%
Female Employed6.31%
Male Employed6.16%

Homewood Income

Homewood Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$77,269$115,896
Families$109,543$146,668
Married Families$129,191-
Non Families$47,312$69,512

Homewood Marital Status

Homewood Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.1%

Male Marriage Rate

43.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Homewood Married by Age and Sex

Homewood 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 45-54.

Homewood Marital Status by Race

Homewood Veterans

636

Number of Veterans

627

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam207
First Gulf War115
Second Gulf War103
World War II71
Korea30
Name Veterans % of Total
White4963.13%
Black1264.89%
Hispanic101.52%
Other103.77%
2 or More41.20%

$Homewood Veterans by Education

5.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Homewood Employment Status

70.6%

Labor Force Participation

68.3%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Homewood 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

56.37%

Born in Alabama

93.88%

Native Born

6.12%

Foreign Born

3.99%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.88% of Homewood residents were born in the United States, with 56.37% having been born in Alabama. 3.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202025,141-128-0.51%
201925,269-128-0.50%
201825,397-66-0.26%
201725,463-128-0.50%
201625,591-118-0.46%
201525,709-60-0.23%
201425,769-37-0.14%
201325,8065372.13%
201225,2692020.81%
201125,067-90-0.36%
201025,1571140.05%
200025,0432,1210.89%
199022,9221,5100.68%
198021,4121670.08%
197021,2459560.46%
196020,2897,4234.66%
195012,8665,4695.69%
19407,3971,2941.94%
19306,1030.00%