Homewood is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 26,664, it is the 22nd largest city in Alabama and the 1724th largest city in the United States. Homewood is currently growing at a rate of 0.47% annually and its population has increased by 0.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 26,414 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Homewood has a population density of 3,197 people per square mile.
The average household income in Homewood is $121,451 with a poverty rate of 7.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,206 per month, and the median house value is $379,800. The median age in Homewood is 30.8 years, 30.7 years for males, and 31 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Homewoodwas:
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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 asian people with a rate of 75.50%.
92.19% of Homewood residents speak only English, while 7.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.04% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Homewood is Black, with 25.77% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Homewood is Hispanic, with 4.75% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.93%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Homewood
93.69% of Homewood residents were born in the United States, with 60.02% having been born in Alabama. 3.69% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.