Jemison, Alabama Population 2021

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Jemison is a city located in Chilton County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 2,728, it is the 146th largest city in Alabama and the 6543rd largest city in the United States . Jemison is currently growing at a rate of 1.04% annually and its population has increased by 5.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,585 in 2010. Jemison reached it's highest population of 2,728 in 2021. Spanning over 11 miles, Jemison has a population density of 240 people per square mile.

The average household income in Jemison is $56,286 with a poverty rate of 15.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $734 per month, and the median house value is $109,500. The median age in Jemison is 34.7 years, 34.7 years for males, and 34.5 years for females.

Jemison Demographics

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

  • White: 81.25%
  • Black or African American: 16.01%
  • Two or more races: 1.41%
  • Other race: 1.33%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Jemison, Alabama is 2,728 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,644.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,585.

Jemison, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,13781.25%
Black or African American42116.01%
Two or More Races371.41%
Some Other Race351.33%
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Jemison Population by Race

Jemison Population Pyramid $2021

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Jemison Median Age

34.7


Total

34.7


Male

34.5


Female

Jemison Adults

There are 1,779 adults, (393 of whom are seniors) in Jemison.

Jemison Age Dependency

89.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

61.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Jemison Sex Ratio

Female

1,375

52.28%

Male

1,255

47.72%

Jemison Population by Age

Jemison Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jemison Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male98%2%
Non Family93.9%6.1%
Married86.6%13.4%
All77.7%22.3%
Female26.7%73.3%

77.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jemison Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9462.7877.7
Married5073.4586.6
Non Family2131.1293.9
Female1762.9426.7
Male502.4898

3.14

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

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Jemison Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade623.88%
9th to 12th Grade1257.83%
High School Graduate76647.99%
Some College26516.60%
Associates Degree1599.96%
Bachelors Degree1247.77%
Graduate Degree955.95%
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Jemison Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jemison Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,2631,128202
Black31928117
Hispanic14
Other Race9
2+ Races5

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.31%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.99%.

Jemison Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,579$47,593$21,125
Less Than 9th Grade$20,455$23,750$13,393
High School Graduate$31,074$48,807$21,618
Some College$36,000$41,691$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$75,227$$65,625

$31,579

Average Earnings

$47,593

Average Male

$21,125

Average Female

Jemison Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jemison Language by Age

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Jemison Language

97.89% of Jemison residents speak only English, while 2.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.76% of the population.

Jemison Language

Jemison Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,05835117.06%
Black421266.18%
Multiple17847.06%
Hispanic7479.46%

15.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.47%

Male Poverty Rate

15.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jemison

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jemison is Multiple, with 47.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jemison is Black, with 6.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.30%.

Jemison Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.46%
High School13.58%
Some College9.20%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Jemison Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed47.62%
Female Employed9.12%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed2.42%

Jemison Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jemison Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,328$56,286
Families$51,523$63,270
Married Families$64,511-
Non Families$21,157$30,302
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Income by Household Type

Jemison Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.6%

Male Marriage Rate

55.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Jemison Married by Age and Sex

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Jemison 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 55-64.

Jemison Marital Status by Race

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Jemison Marital Status

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Number of Veterans

85

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam43
World War II15
Korea13
First Gulf War6
Second Gulf War6

Jemison Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6442
75+28
65 to 7421
35 to 5418
18 to 34

Jemison Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White644.48%
Black4513.35%

Jemison Veterans by Race

Jemison Veterans by Education

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11.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jemison Veterans by Education

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50.2%

Labor Force Participation

47.9%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Jemison Employment by Age

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Jemison Employment by Race

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Jemison 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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83.35%

Born in Jemison

99.16%

Native Born

0.84%

Foreign Born

0.53%

Non Citizen

0.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.16% of Jemison residents were born in the United States, with 83.35% having been born in Alabama. 0.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Jemison Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,728281.04%
20202,700281.05%
20192,672281.06%
20182,644250.95%
20172,619170.65%
20162,60250.19%
20152,597-16-0.61%
20142,6130.00%
20132,61320.08%
20122,611-7-0.27%
20112,61810.04%
20102,6170.00%

Jemison Population by Year