Montevallo, Alabama Population 2020

6,734

Montevallo is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 6,734, it is the 85th largest city in Alabama and the 4027th largest city in the United States. Montevallo is currently growing at a rate of 0.45% annually and its population has increased by 6.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,323 in 2010. Spanning over 13 miles, Montevallo has a population density of 526 people per square mile.

The average household income in Montevallo is $55,371 with a poverty rate of 20.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $714 per month, and the median house value is $155,400. The median age in Montevallo is 28.2 years, 28.2 years for males, and 28.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.4 males.

Montevallo Demographics

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

  • White: 68.73%
  • Black or African American: 24.51%
  • Other race: 3.86%
  • Two or more races: 1.80%
  • Asian: 0.81%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
The current population of Montevallo, Alabama is 6,734, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,674.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,323.

Montevallo, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,57368.73%
Black or African American1,63124.51%
Some Other Race2573.86%
Two or More Races1201.80%
Asian540.81%
American Indian and Alaska Native150.23%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40.06%

Montevallo Population Pyramid 2020

Montevallo Median Age

28.2


Total

28.2


Male

28.4


Female

Montevallo Adults

There are 5,815 adults, (904 of whom are seniors) in Montevallo.

Montevallo Age Dependency

35.5

Age Dependency Ratio

18.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

17.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Montevallo Sex Ratio

Female

3,688

55.43%

Male

2,966

44.57%

Montevallo Households and Families

Montevallo Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Montevallo Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.4%17.6%
All57.1%42.9%
Male47.3%52.7%
Non Family43.5%56.5%
Female34.9%65.1%

57.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1772.4757.1
Non Family9851.5243.5
Married8183.1982.4
Female2813.5134.9
Male932.9447.3

3.23

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Montevallo Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade912.56%
9th to 12th Grade2878.06%
High School Graduate1,17432.98%
Some College67618.99%
Associates Degree2998.40%
Bachelors Degree67719.02%
Graduate Degree35610.00%

Montevallo Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,4462,278803
Black962812197
Hispanic1307028
Other Race824828
Multiple Races18185
Islander44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 34.15%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,122$41,194$24,121
Less Than High School$12,212$$
High School Grad$23,589$32,434$14,405
Some College$35,744$41,964$30,872
Bachelors Degree$27,000$53,750$23,546
Graduate Degree$52,601$53,375$52,000

$32,122

Average Earnings

$41,194

Average Male

$24,121

Average Female

Montevallo Language

Montevallo Language by Age

Montevallo Language

90.72% of Montevallo residents speak only English, while 9.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.10% of the population.

Montevallo Poverty

Montevallo Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,51668519.48%
Black1,35518613.73%
Hispanic36218551.10%
Other22618180.09%
Asian221150.00%
Multiple114108.77%

20.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.99%

Male Poverty Rate

20.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montevallo

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montevallo is Other, with 80.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montevallo is Multiple, with 8.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.41%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School39.62%
Bachelors or Greater12.66%
High School11.99%
Some College8.13%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed37.14%
Female Employed15.74%
Male Employed12.30%
Female Unemployed8.96%

Montevallo Income

Montevallo Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,720$55,371
Families$63,125$74,208
Married Families$71,059-
Non Families$22,668$32,050

Montevallo Marital Status

Montevallo Marital Status

Marriage Rates

30.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.8%

Male Marriage Rate

27.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Montevallo Married by Age and Sex

Montevallo 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.

Montevallo Marital Status by Race

Montevallo Veterans

422

Number of Veterans

349

Male Veterans

73

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War151
Vietnam112
Second Gulf War88
Korea39
World War II24

$Montevallo Veterans by Education

6.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montevallo Employment Status

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

52.8%

Employment Rate

10.5%

Unemployment Rate

Montevallo 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

66.34%

Born in Alabama

94.66%

Native Born

5.34%

Foreign Born

3.44%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.66% of Montevallo residents were born in the United States, with 66.34% having been born in Alabama. 3.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20206,734300.45%
20196,704300.45%
20186,674310.47%
20176,643300.45%
20166,613-81-1.21%
20156,694671.01%
20146,627460.70%
20136,581480.73%
20126,5331191.86%
20116,414921.46%
20106,3221,4972.74%
20004,8255861.30%
19904,2392740.67%
19803,9652460.64%
19703,7199643.05%
19602,7550.00%