Opp, Alabama Population 2021

6,392
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Opp is a city located in Covington County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 6,392, it is the 90th largest city in Alabama and the 4168th largest city in the United States . Opp is currently growing at a rate of 0.02% annually but its population has decreased by -4.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,659 in 2010. Opp reached it's highest population of 7,204 in 1980. Spanning over 25 miles, Opp has a population density of 270 people per square mile.

The average household income in Opp is $49,305 with a poverty rate of 22.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $604 per month, and the median house value is $88,100. The median age in Opp is 44.7 years, 42.9 years for males, and 45.6 years for females.

Opp Demographics

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

  • White: 78.67%
  • Black or African American: 20.19%
  • Two or more races: 1.15%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Opp, Alabama is 6,392 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,389.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,659.

Opp, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,07878.67%
Black or African American1,30320.19%
Two or More Races741.15%
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Opp Population by Race

Opp Population Pyramid $2021

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Opp Median Age

44.7


Total

42.9


Male

45.6


Female

Opp Adults

There are 4,952 adults, (1,603 of whom are seniors) in Opp.

Opp Age Dependency

92.7

Age Dependency Ratio

47.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Opp Sex Ratio

Female

3,507

54.33%

Male

2,948

45.67%

Opp Population by Age

Opp Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Opp Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.5%14.5%
Male65.6%34.4%
All64.5%35.5%
Non Family57.2%42.8%
Female24.7%75.3%

64.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Opp Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7012.3264.5
Married1,1622.9585.5
Non Family9331.1157.2
Female4493.1224.7
Male1572.5965.6

2.88

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

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Opp Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2475.53%
9th to 12th Grade50211.23%
High School Graduate1,73438.80%
Some College88719.85%
Associates Degree49511.08%
Bachelors Degree4179.33%
Graduate Degree1874.18%
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Opp Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Opp Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,6973,152550
Black70652354
2+ Races5441
Hispanic504214

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 85.26%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 28.00%.

Opp Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,392$37,000$26,450
Less Than 9th Grade$19,438$25,083$13,438
High School Graduate$27,421$37,417$22,404
Some College$35,643$36,375$35,350
Bachelors Degree$38,086$33,750$38,477
Graduate Degree$50,893$75,708$30,000

$31,392

Average Earnings

$37,000

Average Male

$26,450

Average Female

Opp Earnings by Educational Attainment

Opp Language by Age

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Opp Language

99.70% of Opp residents speak only English, while 0.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.30% of the population.

Opp Language

Opp Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,91378315.94%
Black1,27862348.75%
Hispanic683855.88%
Multiple742939.19%

22.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.32%

Male Poverty Rate

28.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Opp

The race most likely to be in poverty in Opp is Hispanic, with 55.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Opp is White, with 15.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.03%.

Opp Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.75%
High School16.76%
Some College12.08%
Bachelors or Greater8.91%

Opp Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed76.30%
Male Unemployed17.05%
Female Employed10.41%
Male Employed3.40%

Opp Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Opp Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,609$49,305
Families$45,000$58,959
Married Families$68,100-
Non Families$19,563$28,562
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Income by Household Type

Opp Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.5%

Male Marriage Rate

42.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Opp Married by Age and Sex

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Opp Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Opp Marital Status by Race

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Opp Marital Status

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489

Number of Veterans

445

Male Veterans

44

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam245
First Gulf War96
Second Gulf War45
Korea23
World War II3

Opp Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74170
55 to 64127
75+101
35 to 5482
18 to 349

Opp Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White41710.26%
Black728.79%
Hispanic1836.00%

Opp Veterans by Race

Opp Veterans by Education

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8.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Opp Veterans by Education

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52.4%

Labor Force Participation

47.3%

Employment Rate

9.7%

Unemployment Rate

Opp Employment by Age

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Opp Employment by Race

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Opp 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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75.82%

Born in Opp

99.78%

Native Born

0.22%

Foreign Born

0.09%

Non Citizen

0.12%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.78% of Opp residents were born in the United States, with 75.82% having been born in Alabama. 0.09% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Opp Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20216,39210.02%
20206,39110.02%
20196,39010.02%
20186,389-45-0.70%
20176,434-76-1.17%
20166,510-46-0.70%
20156,556-52-0.79%
20146,608-25-0.38%
20136,633-10-0.15%
20126,643-44-0.66%
20116,687250.38%
20106,662550.08%
20006,607-378-0.55%
19906,985-219-0.31%
19807,2047111.04%
19706,4939581.61%
19605,5352950.55%
19505,2402,0625.13%
19403,1782600.86%
19302,9180.00%

Opp Population by Year