Luverne, Alabama Population 2020

2,713

Luverne is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 2,713, it is the 145th largest city in Alabama and the 6562nd largest city in the United States. Luverne is currently declining at a rate of -0.70% annually and its population has decreased by -3.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,800 in 2010. Luverne reached it's highest population of 2,797 in 2012. Spanning over 16 miles, Luverne has a population density of 173 people per square mile.

The average household income in Luverne is $49,353 with a poverty rate of 17.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $480 per month, and the median house value is $91,400. The median age in Luverne is 42 years, 40.2 years for males, and 47.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.9 males.

Luverne Demographics

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

  • White: 59.36%
  • Black or African American: 33.42%
  • Asian: 3.61%
  • Two or more races: 3.61%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Luverne, Alabama is 2,713, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,751.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,800.

Luverne, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,64559.36%
Black or African American92633.42%
Two or More Races1003.61%
Asian1003.61%

Luverne Population Pyramid 2020

Luverne Median Age

42


Total

40.2


Male

47.9


Female

Luverne Adults

There are 2,193 adults, (690 of whom are seniors) in Luverne.

Luverne Age Dependency

84.4

Age Dependency Ratio

45.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Luverne Sex Ratio

Female

1,467

52.94%

Male

1,304

47.06%

Luverne Households and Families

Luverne Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Luverne Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.2%32.8%
Male54.5%45.5%
All54.1%45.9%
Female46.1%53.9%
Non Family45.5%54.5%

54.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0642.4554.1
Non Family4151.2445.5
Married4082.7667.2
Female2194.146.1
Male223.3654.5

3.23

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Luverne Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1828.95%
9th to 12th Grade32015.74%
High School Graduate71635.22%
Some College38318.84%
Associates Degree874.28%
Bachelors Degree22210.92%
Graduate Degree1236.05%

Luverne Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,2501,012287
Black63941914
Asian10010044
Multiple Races44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 44.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,216$36,167$27,738
Less Than High School$16,774$25,257$
High School Grad$28,860$36,129$27,375
Some College$29,659$37,321$25,833
Bachelors Degree$40,833$71,042$33,625
Graduate Degree$57,000$62,250$53,036

$31,216

Average Earnings

$36,167

Average Male

$27,738

Average Female

Luverne Language

Luverne Language by Age

Luverne Language

95.98% of Luverne residents speak only English, while 4.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.86% of the population.

Luverne Poverty

Luverne Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,50726217.39%
Black88916919.01%
Multiple1001313.00%

17.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.10%

Male Poverty Rate

19.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Luverne

The race most likely to be in poverty in Luverne is Black, with 19.01% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Luverne is Multiple, with 13.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.81%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.97%
High School15.58%
Some College10.05%
Bachelors or Greater2.05%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed68.97%
Female Employed14.94%
Male Employed6.84%

Luverne Income

Luverne Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,163$49,353
Families$61,920$61,614
Married Families$64,821-
Non Families$19,183$30,179

Luverne Marital Status

Luverne Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.1%

Male Marriage Rate

34.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Luverne Married by Age and Sex

Luverne Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Luverne Marital Status by Race

Luverne Veterans

128

Number of Veterans

123

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam58
Korea35
First Gulf War16
Second Gulf War12
World War II
Age Group Veterans
75+57
65 to 7438
35 to 5416
18 to 3412
55 to 645
Name Veterans % of Total
White997.29%
Black294.20%

$Luverne Veterans by Education

10.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Luverne Employment Status

53.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.1%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Luverne 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

83.87%

Born in Alabama

96.39%

Native Born

3.61%

Foreign Born

3.10%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.39% of Luverne residents were born in the United States, with 83.87% having been born in Alabama. 3.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,713-19-0.70%
20192,732-19-0.69%
20182,751-15-0.54%
20172,766-19-0.68%
20162,78540.14%
20152,781-5-0.18%
20142,78620.07%
20132,784-13-0.46%
20122,79790.32%
20112,788-1-0.04%
20102,7891540.57%
20002,635800.31%
19902,555-84-0.32%
19802,6390.00%