Midfield, Alabama Population 2020

4,971

Midfield is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 4,971, it is the 105th largest city in Alabama and the 4767th largest city in the United States. Midfield is currently declining at a rate of -0.96% annually and its population has decreased by -7.34% 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 1,873 people per square mile.

The average household income in Midfield is $47,465 with a poverty rate of 21.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $883 per month, and the median house value is $75,300. The median age in Midfield is 40.3 years, 36.9 years for males, and 44.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.4 males.

Midfield Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 84.24%
  • White: 10.95%
  • Other race: 3.51%
  • Two or more races: 1.18%
  • Asian: 0.12%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Midfield, Alabama is 4,971, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,067.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,365.

Midfield, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American4,34584.24%
White56510.95%
Some Other Race1813.51%
Two or More Races611.18%
Asian60.12%

Midfield Population Pyramid 2020

Midfield Median Age

40.3


Total

36.9


Male

44.6


Female

Midfield Adults

There are 4,085 adults, (678 of whom are seniors) in Midfield.

Midfield Age Dependency

51.4

Age Dependency Ratio

19.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Midfield Sex Ratio

Female

2,752

53.35%

Male

2,406

46.65%

Midfield Households and Families

Midfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Midfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male75.8%24.2%
Married74.7%25.3%
Non Family60.2%39.8%
All59.1%40.9%
Female29.8%70.2%

59.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9912.5959.1
Non Family7361.0860.2
Married6473.5574.7
Female4593.4629.8
Male1493.1975.8

3.43

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Midfield Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1383.78%
9th to 12th Grade41111.26%
High School Graduate1,39638.26%
Some College85423.40%
Associates Degree2456.71%
Bachelors Degree49213.48%
Graduate Degree1133.10%

Midfield Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black3,0392,662520
White45134185
Hispanic12367
Other Race8340
Multiple Races5757
Asian6

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.85%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,244$31,143$26,913
Less Than High School$14,473$$14,961
High School Grad$22,473$22,656$22,407
Some College$35,833$36,181$35,192
Bachelors Degree$36,333$31,789$40,385
Graduate Degree$40,625$$

$30,244

Average Earnings

$31,143

Average Male

$26,913

Average Female

Midfield Language

Midfield Language by Age

Midfield Language

94.62% of Midfield residents speak only English, while 5.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.96% of the population.

Midfield Poverty

Midfield Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,3401,01823.46%
White4996913.83%
Hispanic3824712.30%

21.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.83%

Male Poverty Rate

22.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Midfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Midfield is Black, with 23.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Midfield is Hispanic, with 12.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.78%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.70%
High School24.79%
Some College11.19%
Bachelors or Greater9.59%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed62.76%
Female Employed8.14%
Male Employed4.99%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Midfield Income

Midfield Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,837$47,465
Families$52,455$58,108
Married Families$62,902-
Non Families$24,091$28,263

Midfield Marital Status

Midfield Marital Status

Marriage Rates

34.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.6%

Male Marriage Rate

31.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Midfield Married by Age and Sex

Midfield 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.

Midfield Marital Status by Race

Midfield Veterans

407

Number of Veterans

385

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War121
Second Gulf War103
Vietnam54
Korea16
World War II13

$Midfield Veterans by Education

15.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Midfield Employment Status

61.6%

Labor Force Participation

56.9%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Midfield 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

80.69%

Born in Alabama

96.80%

Native Born

3.20%

Foreign Born

2.85%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.80% of Midfield residents were born in the United States, with 80.69% having been born in Alabama. 2.85% 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
20204,971-48-0.96%
20195,019-48-0.95%
20185,067-36-0.71%
20175,103-48-0.93%
20165,151-51-0.98%
20155,202-42-0.80%
20145,244-32-0.61%
20135,276-34-0.64%
20125,310-34-0.64%
20115,344-20-0.37%
20105,364-262-0.48%
20005,626670.12%
19905,559-977-1.61%
19806,5361370.21%
19706,3992,8436.05%
19603,5560.00%