Locust Fork, Alabama Population 2020

1,214

Locust Fork is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,214, it is the 239th largest city in Alabama and the 9531st largest city in the United States. Locust Fork is currently growing at a rate of 0.50% annually and its population has increased by 2.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,186 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Locust Fork has a population density of 315 people per square mile.

The average household income in Locust Fork is $60,258 with a poverty rate of 13.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $864 per month, and the median house value is $104,800. The median age in Locust Fork is 41.4 years, 43 years for males, and 41.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.7 males.

Locust Fork Demographics

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

  • White: 98.84%
  • Black or African American: 0.86%
  • Two or more races: 0.31%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Locust Fork, Alabama is 1,214, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,202.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,186.

Locust Fork, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,61298.84%
Black or African American140.86%
Two or More Races50.31%

Locust Fork Population Pyramid 2020

Locust Fork Median Age

41.4


Total

43


Male

41.4


Female

Locust Fork Adults

There are 1,203 adults, (290 of whom are seniors) in Locust Fork.

Locust Fork Age Dependency

78.6

Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Locust Fork Sex Ratio

Female

829

50.83%

Male

802

49.17%

Locust Fork Households and Families

Locust Fork Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Locust Fork Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male89.5%10.5%
Married86.4%13.6%
All85.7%14.3%
Non Family83.1%16.9%
Female82.2%17.8%

85.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4843.3785.7
Married3243.4786.4
Non Family771.0583.1
Female454.4282.2
Male38689.5

3.76

Average Family Size

3.37

Average Household Size

3.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Locust Fork Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade978.65%
9th to 12th Grade15613.92%
High School Graduate46741.66%
Some College21719.36%
Associates Degree978.65%
Bachelors Degree686.07%
Graduate Degree191.69%

Locust Fork Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 7.82%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,833$46,750$30,577
Less Than High School$48,100$48,450$
High School Grad$31,078$35,500$19,432
Some College$41,750$52,670$31,324
Bachelors Degree$42,917$$44,167
Graduate Degree$$$

$35,833

Average Earnings

$46,750

Average Male

$30,577

Average Female

Locust Fork Language

Locust Fork Language by Age

Locust Fork Language

98.92% of Locust Fork residents speak only English, while 1.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.08% of the population.

Locust Fork Poverty

Locust Fork Poverty by Race

13.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.47%

Male Poverty Rate

14.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Locust Fork

The race most likely to be in poverty in Locust Fork is White, with 13.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Locust Fork is White, with 13.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.85%.

Name Poverty
High School19.49%
Less Than High School9.88%
Bachelors or Greater9.20%
Some College5.73%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Unemployed10.00%
Male Employed3.26%
Female Employed2.20%

Locust Fork Income

Locust Fork Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,500$60,258
Families$61,033$65,188
Married Families$63,095-
Non Families$25,625$29,816

Locust Fork Marital Status

Locust Fork Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.4%

Male Marriage Rate

58.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Locust Fork Married by Age and Sex

Locust Fork Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Locust Fork Marital Status by Race

Locust Fork Veterans

105

Number of Veterans

97

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam42
Second Gulf War26
First Gulf War23
Korea15
World War II

$Locust Fork Veterans by Education

2.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Locust Fork Employment Status

43.2%

Labor Force Participation

39.9%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Locust Fork 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

89.09%

Born in Alabama

99.51%

Native Born

0.49%

Foreign Born

0.37%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.51% of Locust Fork residents were born in the United States, with 89.09% having been born in Alabama. 0.37% 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
20201,21460.50%
20191,20860.50%
20181,20220.17%
20171,20060.50%
20161,1940.00%
20151,1940.00%
20141,194-1-0.08%
20131,19510.08%
20121,19440.34%
20111,19040.34%
20101,1860.00%