Lanett, Alabama Population 2022

7,070
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Lanett is a city located in Chambers County Alabama. Lanett has a 2020 population of 7,070. Lanett is currently growing at a rate of 0.71% annually and its population has increased by 1.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,970 in 2010.

The average household income in Lanett is $46,692 with a poverty rate of 22.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $589 per month, and the median house value is $88,700. The median age in Lanett is 44 years, 41.3 years for males, and 46.9 years for females.

Lanett Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lanettwas:

  • Black or African American: 64.08%
  • White: 33.44%
  • Two or more races: 1.80%
  • Other race: 0.53%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.14%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Lanett, Alabama is 7,070 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 6,970.

Lanett, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,08033.44%
Black or African American3,98664.08%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.14%
Some Other Race330.53%
Two or More Races1121.80%
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Lanett Population by Race

Lanett Population Pyramid 2022

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Lanett Median Age

45.6


Total

45.4


Male

45.9


Female

Lanett Adults

There are 4,931 adults, (1,337 of whom are seniors) in Lanett.

Lanett Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lanett Sex Ratio

Female

3,508

56.40%

Male

2,712

43.60%

Lanett Population by Age

Lanett Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lanett Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.8%24.2%
All59%41%
Male57.5%42.5%
Female54.9%45.1%
Non Family49.8%50.2%

59.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lanett Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6032.3559
Married6992.4775.8
Male3552.857.5
Female5924.0354.9
Non Family9571.0649.8

2.99

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

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Lanett Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2465.50%
9th to 12th Grade85419.09%
High School Graduate1,30629.19%
Some College1,00122.37%
Associates Degree4159.28%
Bachelors Degree49010.95%
Graduate Degree1623.62%
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Lanett Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lanett Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races432717
White1,3391,094343
Black2,9282,220292
Other Race3333
Hispanic16133
Islander3

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 39.53%.

Lanett Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,678$35,449$25,337
Less Than 9th Grade$32,957$$26,813
High School Graduate$22,250$21,921$25,423
Some College$32,841$40,434$24,087
Bachelors Degree$35,625$33,194$
Graduate Degree$$71,250$

$26,678

Average Earnings

$35,449

Average Male

$25,337

Average Female

Lanett Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lanett Language by Age

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Lanett Language

95.83% of Lanett residents speak only English, while 4.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.84% of the population.

Lanett Language

Lanett Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic45534275.16%
Multiple1125044.64%
Black3,95886321.80%
White1,5741278.07%
OtherNaN%

22.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.63%

Male Poverty Rate

29.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lanett

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lanett is Hispanic, with 75.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lanett is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.68%.

Lanett Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.39%
High School14.55%
Some College20.54%
Bachelors or Greater0.93%

Lanett Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.25%
Male Unemployed12.82%
Female Employed10.35%
Female Unemployed58.21%

Lanett Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lanett Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,785$48,007
Families$44,955$53,096
Married Families$59,925-
Non Families$18,425$32,307
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Income by Household Type

Lanett Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

30.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.9%

Male Marriage Rate

25.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Lanett Married by Age and Sex

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Lanett 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.

Lanett Marital Status by Race

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Lanett Marital Status

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403

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War4
First Gulf War151
Vietnam144
Korea7
World War II11

Lanett Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5430
55 to 64262
65 to 7463
75+48

Lanett Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1176.96%
Black2447.76%
Other Race33100.00%
2+ Races912.86%
Hispanic3317.28%

Lanett Veterans by Race

Lanett Veterans by Education

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11.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

61.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lanett Veterans by Education

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49.8%

Labor Force Participation

47.7%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Lanett Employment by Age

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Lanett Employment by Race

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Lanett 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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65.98%

Born in Lanett

96.64%

Native Born

3.36%

Foreign Born

2.86%

Non Citizen

0.50%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.64% of Lanett residents were born in the United States, with 65.98% having been born in Alabama. 2.86% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lanett Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19002,9090.00%
19103,8209112.76%
19204,9761,1562.68%
19305,2042280.45%
19406,1419371.67%
19507,4341,2931.93%
19607,6742400.32%
19706,908-766-1.05%
19806,897-11-0.02%
19908,9852,0882.68%
20007,897-1,088-1.28%
20106,468-1,429-1.98%
20116,518500.77%
20126,568500.77%
20136,618500.76%
20146,668500.76%
20156,718500.75%
20166,768500.74%
20176,818500.74%
20186,868500.73%
20196,918500.73%
20206,970520.75%
20217,020500.72%
20227,070500.71%

Lanett Population by Year