Malvern, Alabama Population 2020

1,432

Malvern is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,432, it is the 223rd largest city in Alabama and the 8889th largest city in the United States. Malvern is currently declining at a rate of -0.21% annually and its population has decreased by -1.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,448 in 2010. Malvern reached it's highest population of 1,458 in 2012. Spanning over 14 miles, Malvern has a population density of 102 people per square mile.

The average household income in Malvern is $47,236 with a poverty rate of 19.18%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $667 per month, and the median house value is $88,700. The median age in Malvern is 35.1 years, 35.3 years for males, and 34.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.7 males.

Malvern Demographics

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

  • White: 94.81%
  • Black or African American: 4.12%
  • Two or more races: 1.02%
  • Asian: 0.06%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Malvern, Alabama is 1,432, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,438.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,448.

Malvern, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,68194.81%
Black or African American734.12%
Two or More Races181.02%
Asian10.06%

Malvern Population Pyramid 2020

Malvern Median Age

35.1


Total

35.3


Male

34.8


Female

Malvern Adults

There are 1,345 adults, (277 of whom are seniors) in Malvern.

Malvern Age Dependency

66

Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Malvern Sex Ratio

Female

906

51.10%

Male

867

48.90%

Malvern Households and Families

Malvern Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Malvern Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.6%22.4%
Female71.6%28.4%
All71.6%28.4%
Non Family70.3%29.7%
Male0%100%

71.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7142.4871.6
Married3523.1677.6
Non Family2631.2870.3
Female743.3571.6
Male253.080

3.14

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

10.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Malvern Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade585.02%
9th to 12th Grade16414.20%
High School Graduate38833.59%
Some College36731.77%
Associates Degree695.97%
Bachelors Degree685.89%
Graduate Degree413.55%

Malvern Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,067873103
Black60385
Hispanic1610
Multiple Races11111
Asian11

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 white people with a rate of 9.65%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,147$40,205$26,544
Less Than High School$26,250$$
High School Grad$26,923$38,971$18,690
Some College$32,218$40,984$27,500
Bachelors Degree$41,563$54,205$32,000
Graduate Degree$58,250$$58,500

$32,147

Average Earnings

$40,205

Average Male

$26,544

Average Female

Malvern Language

Malvern Language by Age

Malvern Language

99.69% of Malvern residents speak only English, while 0.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.24% of the population.

Malvern Poverty

Malvern Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,65530618.49%
Black733446.58%

19.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.30%

Male Poverty Rate

23.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Malvern

The race most likely to be in poverty in Malvern is Black, with 46.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Malvern is White, with 18.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.05%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School46.40%
High School13.66%
Some College11.47%
Bachelors or Greater7.34%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed85.00%
Female Employed17.38%
Male Employed6.16%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Malvern Income

Malvern Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,429$47,236
Families$60,461$59,605
Married Families$65,707-
Non Families$18,510$24,490

Malvern Marital Status

Malvern Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.7%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Malvern Married by Age and Sex

Malvern 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 45-54.

Malvern Marital Status by Race

Malvern Veterans

111

Number of Veterans

99

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam53
First Gulf War17
Second Gulf War7
Korea5
World War II

$Malvern Veterans by Education

2.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Malvern Employment Status

58.2%

Labor Force Participation

55.7%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Malvern 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

71.35%

Born in Alabama

99.77%

Native Born

0.23%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.77% of Malvern residents were born in the United States, with 71.35% 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 Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,432-3-0.21%
20191,435-3-0.21%
20181,438-2-0.14%
20171,440-3-0.21%
20161,443-5-0.35%
20151,44860.42%
20141,442-4-0.28%
20131,446-12-0.82%
20121,458100.69%
20111,44810.07%
20101,4470.00%