Ozark, Alabama Population 2021

14,194
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Ozark is a city located in Dale County Alabama. It is also the county seat of Dale County. With a 2020 population of 14,194, it is the 49th largest city in Alabama and the 2397th largest city in the United States . Ozark is currently declining at a rate of -0.32% annually and its population has decreased by -4.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,907 in 2010. Ozark reached it's highest population of 15,119 in 2000. Spanning over 34 miles, Ozark has a population density of 416 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ozark is $57,452 with a poverty rate of 19.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $635 per month, and the median house value is $115,500. The median age in Ozark is 44.7 years, 42.5 years for males, and 47.6 years for females.

Ozark Demographics

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

  • White: 63.05%
  • Black or African American: 30.94%
  • Two or more races: 2.85%
  • Asian: 2.16%
  • Native American: 0.83%
  • Other race: 0.17%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ozark, Alabama is 14,194 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 14,329.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,907.

Ozark, Alabama Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202149,230290.06%
202049,201290.06%
201949,172290.06%
201849,143-199-0.40%
201749,342-20-0.04%
201649,362-3-0.01%
201549,365-49-0.10%
201449,414-357-0.72%
201349,771-518-1.04%
201250,2891670.33%
201150,122-272-0.54%
201050,3940.00%

Ozark Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,08863.05%
Black or African American4,45930.94%
Two or More Races4112.85%
Asian3122.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native1190.83%
Some Other Race240.17%
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Ozark Population by Race

Ozark Population Pyramid $2021

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Ozark Median Age

44.7


Total

42.5


Male

47.6


Female

Ozark Adults

There are 11,419 adults, (3,203 of whom are seniors) in Ozark.

Ozark Age Dependency

75.4

Age Dependency Ratio

39

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Ozark Sex Ratio

Female

7,718

53.55%

Male

6,695

46.45%

Ozark Population by Age

Ozark Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ozark Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.4%20.6%
All61.5%38.5%
Non Family55%45%
Male44.6%55.4%
Female37.8%62.2%

61.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ozark Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,9462.3761.5
Married2,3973.0279.4
Non Family2,2951.1655
Female9963.3837.8
Male2583.0844.6

3.06

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Ozark Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4294.12%
9th to 12th Grade9859.46%
High School Graduate3,50333.65%
Some College2,44223.46%
Associates Degree1,07110.29%
Bachelors Degree1,31212.60%
Graduate Degree6696.43%
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Ozark Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ozark Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,6835,9251,476
Black2,9142,454413
Hispanic37729162
2+ Races22517918
Asian21715312
Native American929218
Other Race24

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 white people with a rate of 22.09%.

Ozark Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,271$37,259$24,492
Less Than 9th Grade$14,342$16,010$12,961
High School Graduate$27,521$29,987$20,979
Some College$31,930$51,417$24,583
Bachelors Degree$50,428$70,169$37,212
Graduate Degree$51,979$54,000$50,729

$31,271

Average Earnings

$37,259

Average Male

$24,492

Average Female

Ozark Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ozark Language by Age

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Ozark Language

94.91% of Ozark residents speak only English, while 5.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.16% of the population.

Ozark Language

Ozark Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,3701,38731.74%
White8,3591,17414.04%
Multiple41111127.01%
Hispanic7089813.84%
Native1191714.29%
Asian312134.17%

19.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.54%

Male Poverty Rate

23.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ozark

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ozark is Black, with 31.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ozark is Asian, with 4.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.12%.

Ozark Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.49%
Some College15.59%
High School12.49%
Bachelors or Greater4.26%

Ozark Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed37.34%
Male Unemployed29.43%
Female Employed17.39%
Male Employed6.22%

Ozark Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ozark Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,027$57,452
Families$52,485$71,256
Married Families$75,795-
Non Families$24,900$33,993
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Income by Household Type

Ozark Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.1%

Male Marriage Rate

39.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Ozark Married by Age and Sex

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Ozark 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 45-54.

Ozark Marital Status by Race

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Ozark Marital Status

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1,903

Number of Veterans

1,703

Male Veterans

200

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam760
First Gulf War595
Second Gulf War309
Korea68
World War II43

Ozark Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64533
65 to 74452
75+443
35 to 54414
18 to 3461

Ozark Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,27817.08%
Black58017.52%
Hispanic5812.80%
2+ Races4518.99%

Ozark Veterans by Race

Ozark Veterans by Education

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4.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ozark Veterans by Education

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49%

Labor Force Participation

43.3%

Employment Rate

10.8%

Unemployment Rate

Ozark Employment by Age

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Ozark Employment by Race

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Ozark 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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63.72%

Born in Ozark

96.16%

Native Born

3.84%

Foreign Born

1.82%

Non Citizen

2.02%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.16% of Ozark residents were born in the United States, with 63.72% having been born in Alabama. 1.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Ozark Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202114,194-45-0.32%
202014,239-45-0.32%
201914,284-45-0.31%
201814,329-113-0.78%
201714,442-47-0.32%
201614,489-30-0.21%
201514,519-42-0.29%
201414,561-138-0.94%
201314,699-95-0.64%
201214,794100.07%
201114,784-136-0.91%
201014,920-199-0.13%
200015,1192,1971.58%
199012,922-266-0.20%
198013,188-367-0.27%
197013,5554,0213.58%
19609,5344,2966.17%
19505,2381,6373.82%
19403,6014981.50%
19303,1035852.11%
19202,5180.00%

Ozark Population by Year