Margaret, Alabama Population 2022

5,242
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Margaret is a city located in St. Clair County Alabama. Margaret has a 2020 population of 5,242. Margaret is currently growing at a rate of 1.31% annually and its population has increased by 2.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,106 in 2010.

The average household income in Margaret is $75,007 with a poverty rate of 6.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $535 per month, and the median house value is $159,600. The median age in Margaret is 28.5 years, 29.6 years for males, and 28 years for females.

Margaret Demographics

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

  • White: 69.62%
  • Black or African American: 29.70%
  • Asian: 0.27%
  • Two or more races: 0.24%
  • Other race: 0.16%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Margaret, Alabama is 5,242 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 5,106.

Margaret, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,41569.62%
Black or African American1,45729.70%
Asian130.27%
Some Other Race80.16%
Two or More Races120.24%
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Margaret Population by Race

Margaret Population Pyramid 2022

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Margaret Median Age

31.8


Total

32.4


Male

31


Female

Margaret Adults

There are 3,225 adults, (417 of whom are seniors) in Margaret.

Margaret Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

14.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

59.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Margaret Sex Ratio

Female

2,655

54.13%

Male

2,250

45.87%

Margaret Population by Age

Margaret Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Margaret Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married98.6%1.4%
All92.3%7.7%
Female89.9%10.1%
Non Family75.9%24.1%
Male0%0%

92.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Margaret Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3923.5292.3
Married8364.2298.6
Male00
Female2783.5589.9
Non Family2781.475.9

4.02

Average Family Size

3.52

Average Household Size

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Margaret Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade561.90%
9th to 12th Grade1906.46%
High School Graduate1,07236.46%
Some College76125.88%
Associates Degree2538.61%
Bachelors Degree36612.45%
Graduate Degree2428.23%
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Margaret Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Margaret Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races121212
Hispanic10610642
White2,0981,936457
Black72464097

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Margaret Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,847$43,779$36,172
Less Than 9th Grade$21,125$22,232$
High School Graduate$36,897$40,833$36,138
Some College$28,599$52,871$26,167
Bachelors Degree$46,078$91,080$45,319
Graduate Degree$60,625$61,023$60,212

$40,847

Average Earnings

$43,779

Average Male

$36,172

Average Female

Margaret Earnings by Educational Attainment

Margaret Language by Age

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Margaret Language

97.49% of Margaret residents speak only English, while 2.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.51% of the population.

Margaret Language

Margaret Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,45725517.50%
White3,081611.98%
OtherNaN%

6.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.69%

Male Poverty Rate

5.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Margaret

The race most likely to be in poverty in Margaret is Black, with 17.50% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.12%.

Margaret Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.95%
High School4.94%
Some College5.42%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Margaret Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.48%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.10%
Female Unemployed69.84%

Margaret Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Margaret Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$60,707$71,255
Families$61,645$71,835
Married Families$80,824-
Non Families$53,516$67,743
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Income by Household Type

Margaret Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Margaret Married by Age and Sex

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Margaret 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.

Margaret Marital Status by Race

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Margaret Marital Status

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184

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War47
First Gulf War31
Vietnam48
Korea
World War II

Margaret Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3425
35 to 5441
55 to 6437
65 to 7424
75+57

Margaret Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1345.75%
Black384.31%
2+ Races12100.00%

Margaret Veterans by Race

Margaret Veterans by Education

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15.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Margaret Veterans by Education

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63.1%

Labor Force Participation

61.2%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Margaret Employment by Age

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Margaret Employment by Race

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Margaret 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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79.73%

Born in Margaret

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Margaret residents were born in the United States, with 79.73% 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.

Margaret Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20104,4280.00%
20114,496681.54%
20124,564681.51%
20134,632681.49%
20144,700681.47%
20154,768681.45%
20164,836681.43%
20174,904681.41%
20184,972681.39%
20195,040681.37%
20205,106661.31%
20215,174681.33%
20225,242681.31%

Margaret Population by Year