Monroeville, Alabama Population 2020

5,672

Monroeville is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 5,672, it is the 96th largest city in Alabama and the 4425th largest city in the United States. Monroeville is currently declining at a rate of -1.54% annually and its population has decreased by -12.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,519 in 2010. Monroeville reached it's highest population of 6,993 in 1990. Spanning over 13 miles, Monroeville has a population density of 425 people per square mile.

The average household income in Monroeville is $53,527 with a poverty rate of 27.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $502 per month, and the median house value is $124,500. The median age in Monroeville is 41.2 years, 34.9 years for males, and 47.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.9 males.

Monroeville Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 58.53%
  • White: 39.53%
  • Native American: 0.91%
  • Asian: 0.73%
  • Other race: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Monroeville, Alabama is 5,672, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,850.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,519.

Monroeville, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American3,51858.53%
White2,37639.53%
American Indian and Alaska Native550.91%
Asian440.73%
Some Other Race180.30%

Monroeville Population Pyramid 2020

Monroeville Median Age

41.2


Total

34.9


Male

47.4


Female

Monroeville Adults

There are 4,706 adults, (1,184 of whom are seniors) in Monroeville.

Monroeville Age Dependency

70.7

Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Monroeville Sex Ratio

Female

3,286

54.67%

Male

2,725

45.33%

Monroeville Households and Families

Monroeville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Monroeville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.6%10.4%
All58.8%41.2%
Female52.3%47.7%
Non Family35.9%64.1%
Male17.4%82.6%

58.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1212.7258.8
Non Family8201.2835.9
Married8172.7989.6
Female3924.8252.3
Male925.9217.4

3.57

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

2.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Monroeville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2686.62%
9th to 12th Grade3027.45%
High School Graduate1,80144.46%
Some College54113.35%
Associates Degree3739.21%
Bachelors Degree47311.68%
Graduate Degree2937.23%

Monroeville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black2,0981,737176
White1,8601,651570
Native American5555
Hispanic3418
Asian202020
Other Race1818

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,296$38,388$29,335
Less Than High School$18,542$18,672$
High School Grad$29,007$37,944$21,204
Some College$31,318$$30,688
Bachelors Degree$54,375$57,917$43,789
Graduate Degree$26,928$$26,589

$31,296

Average Earnings

$38,388

Average Male

$29,335

Average Female

Monroeville Language

Monroeville Language by Age

Monroeville Language

99.34% of Monroeville residents speak only English, while 0.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.49% of the population.

Monroeville Poverty

Monroeville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,4081,45442.66%
White2,2531084.79%
Hispanic12210485.25%

27.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.06%

Male Poverty Rate

29.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monroeville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Monroeville is Hispanic, with 85.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monroeville is White, with 4.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.83%.

Name Poverty
High School36.41%
Less Than High School19.88%
Some College10.28%
Bachelors or Greater3.62%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed97.71%
Male Unemployed24.46%
Female Employed6.38%
Male Employed3.30%

Monroeville Income

Monroeville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,250$53,527
Families$50,240$67,985
Married Families$79,013-
Non Families$18,401$29,582

Monroeville Marital Status

Monroeville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.8%

Male Marriage Rate

36.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Monroeville Married by Age and Sex

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

Monroeville Veterans

553

Number of Veterans

447

Male Veterans

106

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War184
Second Gulf War123
Vietnam76
World War II56
Korea35

$Monroeville Veterans by Education

9.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monroeville Employment Status

50.4%

Labor Force Participation

43.9%

Employment Rate

13%

Unemployment Rate

Monroeville 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

85.59%

Born in Alabama

99.37%

Native Born

0.63%

Foreign Born

0.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.37% of Monroeville residents were born in the United States, with 85.59% having been born in Alabama. 0.47% 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
20205,672-89-1.54%
20195,761-89-1.52%
20185,850-83-1.40%
20175,933-89-1.48%
20166,022-57-0.94%
20156,079-72-1.17%
20146,151-77-1.24%
20136,228-123-1.94%
20126,351-74-1.15%
20116,425-71-1.09%
20106,496-366-0.55%
20006,862-131-0.19%
19906,9931,3192.11%
19805,6748281.59%
19704,8461,2142.93%
19603,6328602.74%
19502,7720.00%