Monroeville, Alabama Population 2022

5,837
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Monroeville is a city located in Monroe County Alabama. Monroeville has a 2020 population of 5,837. It is also the county seat of Monroe County. Monroeville is currently declining at a rate of -0.97% annually and its population has decreased by -1.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,951 in 2010.

The average household income in Monroeville is $58,286 with a poverty rate of 22.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $540 per month, and the median house value is $107,600. The median age in Monroeville is 43.2 years, 36.9 years for males, and 46.5 years for females.

Monroeville Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 63.09%
  • White: 35.27%
  • Asian: 1.27%
  • Other race: 0.28%
  • Two or more races: 0.07%
  • Native American: 0.02%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Monroeville, Alabama is 5,837 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 5,951.

Monroeville, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,05035.27%
Black or African American3,66763.09%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.02%
Asian741.27%
Some Other Race160.28%
Two or More Races40.07%
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Monroeville Population by Race

Monroeville Population Pyramid 2022

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Monroeville Median Age

43.3


Total

36.5


Male

46.6


Female

Monroeville Adults

There are 4,501 adults, (1,059 of whom are seniors) in Monroeville.

Monroeville Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Monroeville Sex Ratio

Female

3,312

56.99%

Male

2,500

43.01%

Monroeville Population by Age

Monroeville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Monroeville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.4%25.6%
Female54.9%45.1%
All53.8%46.2%
Non Family42.2%57.8%
Male25.5%74.5%

53.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Monroeville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2872.4353.8
Married6672.874.4
Male519.1225.5
Female4664.1654.9
Non Family1,1031.1742.2

3.57

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Monroeville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1564.01%
9th to 12th Grade46511.95%
High School Graduate1,66042.67%
Some College53213.68%
Associates Degree3659.38%
Bachelors Degree46511.95%
Graduate Degree2476.35%
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Monroeville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Monroeville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American111
Asian424242
White1,5761,380414
Black2,2511,826255
Other Race1616
2+ Races44
Hispanic1616

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Monroeville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,124$30,908$28,940
Less Than 9th Grade$23,238$$
High School Graduate$23,083$30,229$19,990
Some College$29,348$$29,484
Bachelors Degree$54,112$93,523$44,900
Graduate Degree$98,393$250,000$81,450

$30,124

Average Earnings

$30,908

Average Male

$28,940

Average Female

Monroeville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Monroeville Language by Age

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Monroeville Language

99.23% of Monroeville residents speak only English, while 0.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.77% of the population.

Monroeville Language

Monroeville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,5721,09730.71%
White1,8571347.22%
OtherNaN%

22.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.55%

Male Poverty Rate

22.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monroeville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Monroeville is Black, with 30.71% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.81%.

Monroeville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.49%
High School28.47%
Some College9.47%
Bachelors or Greater9.57%

Monroeville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.51%
Male Unemployed69.60%
Female Employed7.52%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Monroeville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Monroeville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$29,543$56,334
Families$52,043$83,525
Married Families$83,542-
Non Families$19,688$26,332
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Income by Household Type

Monroeville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

32.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.3%

Male Marriage Rate

30.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Monroeville Married by Age and Sex

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Monroeville 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 55-64.

Monroeville Marital Status by Race

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Monroeville Marital Status

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279

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War8
First Gulf War14
Vietnam101
Korea17
World War II21

Monroeville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5423
55 to 6477
65 to 74101
75+78

Monroeville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1307.30%
Black1495.61%

Monroeville Veterans by Race

Monroeville Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monroeville Veterans by Education

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53.9%

Labor Force Participation

47.1%

Employment Rate

12.7%

Unemployment Rate

Monroeville Employment by Age

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Monroeville Employment by Race

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Monroeville 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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85.84%

Born in Monroeville

99.00%

Native Born

1.00%

Foreign Born

0.60%

Non Citizen

0.40%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.00% of Monroeville residents were born in the United States, with 85.84% having been born in Alabama. 0.60% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Monroeville Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19502,7720.00%
19603,6328602.74%
19704,8461,2142.93%
19805,6748281.59%
19906,9931,3192.11%
20006,862-131-0.19%
20106,519-343-0.51%
20116,462-57-0.87%
20126,405-57-0.88%
20136,348-57-0.89%
20146,291-57-0.90%
20156,234-57-0.91%
20166,177-57-0.91%
20176,120-57-0.92%
20186,063-57-0.93%
20196,006-57-0.94%
20205,951-55-0.92%
20215,894-57-0.96%
20225,837-57-0.97%

Monroeville Population by Year