Opp, Alabama Population 2020

6,295

Opp is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 6,295, it is the 90th largest city in Alabama and the 4190th largest city in the United States. Opp is currently declining at a rate of -1.07% annually and its population has decreased by -5.47% 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 266 people per square mile.

The average household income in Opp is $47,451 with a poverty rate of 24.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $593 per month, and the median house value is $84,500. The median age in Opp is 43.9 years, 43.6 years for males, and 44 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.3 males.

Opp Demographics

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

  • White: 76.20%
  • Black or African American: 21.20%
  • Two or more races: 1.83%
  • Native American: 0.66%
  • Asian: 0.12%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Opp, Alabama is 6,295, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,431.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,659.

Opp, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,96876.20%
Black or African American1,38221.20%
Two or More Races1191.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native430.66%
Asian80.12%

Opp Population Pyramid 2020

Opp Median Age

43.9


Total

43.6


Male

44


Female

Opp Adults

There are 5,009 adults, (1,523 of whom are seniors) in Opp.

Opp Age Dependency

87

Age Dependency Ratio

43.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Opp Sex Ratio

Female

3,577

54.86%

Male

2,943

45.14%

Opp Households and Families

Opp Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Opp Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.9%15.1%
All65.3%34.7%
Male64.8%35.2%
Non Family60.9%39.1%
Female28%72%

65.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7302.3365.3
Married1,1492.8984.9
Non Family9201.160.9
Female4963.1828
Male1652.6764.8

2.88

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Opp Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2706.05%
9th to 12th Grade59413.31%
High School Graduate1,72438.62%
Some College82318.44%
Associates Degree52311.72%
Bachelors Degree3457.73%
Graduate Degree1854.14%

Opp Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,5712,934504
Black72655126
Multiple Races10367
Hispanic504210
Native American4343
Asian8

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 hispanic people with a rate of 20.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,338$35,405$19,605
Less Than High School$19,950$35,118$12,857
High School Grad$26,964$41,731$18,281
Some College$28,651$27,452$30,500
Bachelors Degree$31,000$$
Graduate Degree$40,938$$31,563

$27,338

Average Earnings

$35,405

Average Male

$19,605

Average Female

Opp Language

Opp Language by Age

Opp Language

99.56% of Opp residents speak only English, while 0.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.31% of the population.

Opp Poverty

Opp Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,33875956.73%
White4,79771414.88%
Multiple1196957.98%
Hispanic582950.00%

24.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.67%

Male Poverty Rate

29.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Opp

The race most likely to be in poverty in Opp is Multiple, with 57.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Opp is White, with 14.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.97%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.32%
Some College16.85%
High School15.51%
Bachelors or Greater9.02%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed66.41%
Male Unemployed22.88%
Female Employed15.21%
Male Employed5.71%

Opp Income

Opp Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,625$47,451
Families$41,903$56,006
Married Families$59,962-
Non Families$20,245$28,905

Opp Marital Status

Opp Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.9%

Male Marriage Rate

40.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Opp Married by Age and Sex

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

Opp Veterans

474

Number of Veterans

436

Male Veterans

38

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam240
First Gulf War94
Second Gulf War48
Korea17
World War II2

$Opp Veterans by Education

8.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Opp Employment Status

50.9%

Labor Force Participation

45.6%

Employment Rate

10.6%

Unemployment Rate

Opp 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

77.13%

Born in Alabama

99.56%

Native Born

0.44%

Foreign Born

0.29%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.56% of Opp residents were born in the United States, with 77.13% having been born in Alabama. 0.29% 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
20206,295-68-1.07%
20196,363-68-1.06%
20186,431-35-0.54%
20176,466-68-1.04%
20166,534-40-0.61%
20156,574-46-0.69%
20146,620-23-0.35%
20136,643-7-0.11%
20126,650-40-0.60%
20116,690270.41%
20106,663560.08%
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%