Linden, Alabama Population 2020

1,862

Linden is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,862, it is the 193rd largest city in Alabama and the 7888th largest city in the United States. Linden is currently declining at a rate of -0.96% annually and its population has decreased by -12.29% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,123 in 2010. Linden reached it's highest population of 2,112 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Linden has a population density of 520 people per square mile.

The average household income in Linden is $50,278 with a poverty rate of 27.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $513 per month, and the median house value is $87,400. The median age in Linden is 51.1 years, 42.1 years for males, and 55.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.5 males.

Linden Demographics

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

  • White: 61.24%
  • Black or African American: 37.63%
  • Native American: 0.49%
  • Two or more races: 0.44%
  • Other race: 0.20%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Linden, Alabama is 1,862, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,898.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,123.

Linden, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,25061.24%
Black or African American76837.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native100.49%
Two or More Races90.44%
Some Other Race40.20%

Linden Population Pyramid 2020

Linden Median Age

51.1


Total

42.1


Male

55.8


Female

Linden Adults

There are 1,748 adults, (567 of whom are seniors) in Linden.

Linden Age Dependency

72.8

Age Dependency Ratio

48

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Linden Sex Ratio

Female

1,077

52.77%

Male

964

47.23%

Linden Households and Families

Linden Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Linden Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married97.5%2.5%
All67.5%32.5%
Non Family48.6%51.4%
Female24%76%

67.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8742.1967.5
Non Family4261.1848.6
Married3152.7397.5
Female754.6124
Male583.47100

3.04

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Linden Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1509.45%
9th to 12th Grade1167.31%
High School Graduate74346.82%
Some College25916.32%
Associates Degree1127.06%
Bachelors Degree1116.99%
Graduate Degree966.05%

Linden Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White998921166
Black55639241
Hispanic144
Native American10
Multiple Races94
Other Race44

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 white people with a rate of 16.63%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,143$62,940$23,516
Less Than High School$35,500$36,000$
High School Grad$32,125$62,661$19,833
Some College$38,977$63,967$32,813
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$73,421$75,313$

$37,143

Average Earnings

$62,940

Average Male

$23,516

Average Female

Linden Language

Linden Language by Age

Linden Language

99.35% of Linden residents speak only English, while 0.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.50% of the population.

Linden Poverty

Linden Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black70836150.99%
White1,18315613.19%
Multiple9555.56%

27.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.25%

Male Poverty Rate

24.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Linden

The race most likely to be in poverty in Linden is Multiple, with 55.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Linden is White, with 13.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.44%.

Name Poverty
High School29.33%
Less Than High School19.90%
Some College17.44%
Bachelors or Greater6.74%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed73.33%
Female Unemployed37.84%
Male Employed3.34%
Female Employed0.00%

Linden Income

Linden Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,944$50,278
Families$58,824$69,909
Married Families$72,813-
Non Families$14,844$29,080

Linden Marital Status

Linden Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.8%

Male Marriage Rate

32.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Linden Married by Age and Sex

Linden 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.

Linden Marital Status by Race

Linden Veterans

73

Number of Veterans

73

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam46
Korea5
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$Linden Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Linden Employment Status

41.3%

Labor Force Participation

36.8%

Employment Rate

11%

Unemployment Rate

Linden 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

85.64%

Born in Alabama

99.85%

Native Born

0.15%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.85% of Linden residents were born in the United States, with 85.64% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,862-18-0.96%
20191,880-18-0.95%
20181,898-37-1.91%
20171,935-18-0.92%
20161,953-28-1.41%
20151,981-25-1.25%
20142,006-13-0.64%
20132,019-27-1.32%
20122,046-32-1.54%
20112,078-34-1.61%
20102,1120.00%