Midfield, Alabama Population 2021

4,914
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Midfield is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 4,914, it is the 105th largest city in Alabama and the 4817th largest city in the United States . Midfield is currently declining at a rate of -0.89% annually and its population has decreased by -8.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,365 in 2010. Midfield reached it's highest population of 6,536 in 1980. Spanning over 3 miles, Midfield has a population density of 1,852 people per square mile.

The average household income in Midfield is $49,484 with a poverty rate of 23.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $911 per month, and the median house value is $73,600. The median age in Midfield is 38.2 years, 35.7 years for males, and 41 years for females.

Midfield Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 81.08%
  • White: 13.94%
  • Other race: 3.36%
  • Two or more races: 1.51%
  • Asian: 0.10%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Midfield, Alabama is 4,914 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,046.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,365.

Midfield, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American4,12381.08%
White70913.94%
Some Other Race1713.36%
Two or More Races771.51%
Asian50.10%
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Midfield Population by Race

Midfield Population Pyramid $2021

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Midfield Median Age

38.2


Total

35.7


Male

41


Female

Midfield Adults

There are 3,827 adults, (652 of whom are seniors) in Midfield.

Midfield Age Dependency

60.2

Age Dependency Ratio

20.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Midfield Sex Ratio

Female

2,748

54.04%

Male

2,337

45.96%

Midfield Population by Age

Midfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Midfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.4%26.6%
Male64.3%35.7%
Non Family62.5%37.5%
All58.8%41.2%
Female31.4%68.6%

58.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Midfield Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8552.7458.8
Married6683.4973.4
Non Family5821.1262.5
Female4653.4931.4
Male1403.4664.3

3.45

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

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Midfield Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1815.26%
9th to 12th Grade3209.30%
High School Graduate1,38840.35%
Some College70420.47%
Associates Degree2587.50%
Bachelors Degree46313.46%
Graduate Degree1263.66%
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Midfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Midfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black2,7102,380497
White57545892
Hispanic11566
Other Race7841
2+ Races6060
Asian5

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 black people with a rate of 18.34%.

Midfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,966$31,203$29,756
Less Than 9th Grade$14,519$13,654$15,993
High School Graduate$23,901$22,500$24,583
Some College$39,714$38,682$41,286
Bachelors Degree$37,083$33,542$38,807
Graduate Degree$42,115$$

$30,966

Average Earnings

$31,203

Average Male

$29,756

Average Female

Midfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Midfield Language by Age

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Midfield Language

94.71% of Midfield residents speak only English, while 5.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.98% of the population.

Midfield Language

Midfield Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,1161,05825.70%
White64612018.58%
Hispanic3444312.50%
Multiple771418.18%

23.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.87%

Male Poverty Rate

24.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Midfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Midfield is Black, with 25.70% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Midfield is Hispanic, with 12.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.51%.

Midfield Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.72%
High School27.31%
Bachelors or Greater10.53%
Some College9.36%

Midfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed68.84%
Female Employed12.51%
Male Employed6.91%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Midfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Midfield Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$38,750$49,484
Families$48,250$58,471
Married Families$57,885-
Non Families$22,708$28,884
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Income by Household Type

Midfield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.6%

Male Marriage Rate

32.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Midfield Married by Age and Sex

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Midfield Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Midfield Marital Status by Race

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Midfield Marital Status

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322

Number of Veterans

307

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War93
Second Gulf War84
Vietnam63
Korea14
World War II

Midfield Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64117
35 to 54104
18 to 3455
65 to 7425
75+21

Midfield Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black30110.00%
White182.75%
2+ Races34.76%

Midfield Veterans by Race

Midfield Veterans by Education

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18.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Midfield Veterans by Education

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59.9%

Labor Force Participation

55.1%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Midfield Employment by Age

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Midfield Employment by Race

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Midfield 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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82.05%

Born in Midfield

96.95%

Native Born

3.05%

Foreign Born

2.73%

Non Citizen

0.31%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.95% of Midfield residents were born in the United States, with 82.05% having been born in Alabama. 2.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Midfield Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,914-44-0.89%
20204,958-44-0.88%
20195,002-44-0.87%
20185,046-34-0.67%
20175,080-48-0.94%
20165,128-49-0.95%
20155,177-44-0.84%
20145,221-29-0.55%
20135,250-37-0.70%
20125,287-33-0.62%
20115,320-10-0.19%
20105,330-296-0.54%
20005,626670.12%
19905,559-977-1.61%
19806,5361370.21%
19706,3992,8436.05%
19603,5560.00%

Midfield Population by Year