Northport, Alabama Population 2022

32,685
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Northport is a city located in Tuscaloosa County Alabama. Northport has a 2020 population of 32,685. Northport is currently growing at a rate of 2.44% annually and its population has increased by 5.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 31,125 in 2010.

The average household income in Northport is $71,734 with a poverty rate of 15.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $838 per month, and the median house value is $187,500. The median age in Northport is 33.1 years, 32.4 years for males, and 34 years for females.

Northport Demographics

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

  • White: 72.69%
  • Black or African American: 24.51%
  • Other race: 1.16%
  • Two or more races: 1.07%
  • Asian: 0.31%
  • Native American: 0.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.08%
The current population of Northport, Alabama is 32,685 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 31,125.

Northport, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18,87772.69%
Black or African American6,36624.51%
American Indian and Alaska Native460.18%
Asian810.31%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander210.08%
Some Other Race3021.16%
Two or More Races2771.07%
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Northport Population by Race

Northport Population Pyramid 2022

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Northport Median Age

33.3


Total

32.9


Male

33.6


Female

Northport Adults

There are 19,124 adults, (3,412 of whom are seniors) in Northport.

Northport Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Northport Sex Ratio

Female

14,017

53.97%

Male

11,953

46.03%

Northport Population by Age

Northport Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Northport Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
Male72.7%27.3%
All63.9%36.1%
Non Family47.4%52.6%
Female33.7%66.3%

63.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Northport Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,8132.5863.9
Married4,8043.0984.4
Male3043.7472.7
Female1,7403.2233.7
Non Family2,9651.2647.4

3.12

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

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Northport Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3722.17%
9th to 12th Grade1,0125.90%
High School Graduate4,03023.49%
Some College3,92222.86%
Associates Degree1,86210.85%
Bachelors Degree3,62421.13%
Graduate Degree2,33213.59%
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Northport Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Northport Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian595850
2+ Races19512993
White12,96712,4705,406
Native American461919
Hispanic701416156
Black3,3392,751305
Other Race20411910
Islander2121

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 asian people with a rate of 84.75%.

Northport Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,786$54,226$34,688
Less Than 9th Grade$23,520$26,578$9,813
High School Graduate$36,434$45,629$18,000
Some College$41,081$50,705$34,913
Bachelors Degree$53,051$70,521$41,590
Graduate Degree$52,926$75,110$46,875

$44,786

Average Earnings

$54,226

Average Male

$34,688

Average Female

Northport Earnings by Educational Attainment

Northport Language by Age

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Northport Language

95.02% of Northport residents speak only English, while 4.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.76% of the population.

Northport Language

Northport Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black6,1443,04949.63%
Hispanic1,24421016.88%
Multiple277279.75%
White17,7457934.47%
OtherNaN%

15.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.32%

Male Poverty Rate

19.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Northport

The race most likely to be in poverty in Northport is Black, with 49.63% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.24%.

Northport Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.87%
High School14.47%
Some College9.33%
Bachelors or Greater2.75%

Northport Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.39%
Male Unemployed29.56%
Female Employed9.66%
Female Unemployed60.21%

Northport Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Northport Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,814$73,588
Families$80,330$85,153
Married Families$98,030-
Non Families$38,963$44,971
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Income by Household Type

Northport Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.3%

Male Marriage Rate

46.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Northport Married by Age and Sex

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Northport 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 35-44.

Northport Marital Status by Race

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Northport Marital Status

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1,087

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War288
First Gulf War179
Vietnam289
Korea66
World War II19

Northport Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34125
35 to 54333
55 to 64225
65 to 74255
75+149

Northport Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9086.21%
Black1744.37%
2+ Races52.56%
Hispanic445.05%

Northport Veterans by Race

Northport Veterans by Education

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3.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Northport Veterans by Education

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66.7%

Labor Force Participation

62.9%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Northport Employment by Age

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Northport Employment by Race

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Northport 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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76.15%

Born in Northport

97.01%

Native Born

2.99%

Foreign Born

2.06%

Non Citizen

0.93%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.01% of Northport residents were born in the United States, with 76.15% having been born in Alabama. 2.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Northport Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19403,1870.00%
19503,8856982.00%
19605,2451,3603.05%
19709,4354,1906.05%
198014,2914,8564.24%
199017,3663,0751.97%
200019,4352,0691.13%
201023,3303,8951.84%
201124,1107803.34%
201224,8907803.24%
201325,6707803.13%
201426,4507803.04%
201527,2307802.95%
201628,0107802.86%
201728,7907802.78%
201829,5707802.71%
201930,3507802.64%
202031,1257752.55%
202131,9057802.51%
202232,6857802.44%

Northport Population by Year