Ozark, Alabama Population 2020

14,197

Ozark is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 14,197, it is the 48th largest city in Alabama and the 2393rd largest city in the United States. Ozark is currently declining at a rate of -0.37% annually and its population has decreased by -4.76% 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 $55,357 with a poverty rate of 22.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $629 per month, and the median house value is $108,300. The median age in Ozark is 43.2 years, 42 years for males, and 45.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.5 males.

Ozark Demographics

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

  • White: 60.77%
  • Black or African American: 33.15%
  • Two or more races: 3.16%
  • Asian: 1.73%
  • Native American: 0.77%
  • Other race: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ozark, Alabama is 14,197, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 14,303.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,907.

Ozark, Alabama Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202048,360-298-0.62%
201948,658-298-0.61%
201848,956-298-0.61%
201749,254-47-0.10%
201649,301-48-0.10%
201549,349-68-0.14%
201449,417-355-0.72%
201349,772-512-1.03%
201250,2841720.34%
201150,112-278-0.55%
201050,3900.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,78560.77%
Black or African American4,79233.15%
Two or More Races4573.16%
Asian2501.73%
American Indian and Alaska Native1120.77%
Some Other Race600.42%

Ozark Population Pyramid 2020

Ozark Median Age

43.2


Total

42


Male

45.5


Female

Ozark Adults

There are 11,336 adults, (3,053 of whom are seniors) in Ozark.

Ozark Age Dependency

74.5

Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Ozark Sex Ratio

Female

7,792

53.90%

Male

6,664

46.10%

Ozark Households and Families

Ozark Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ozark Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.7%19.3%
All61.4%38.6%
Male59.5%40.5%
Non Family52.3%47.7%
Female36.3%63.7%

61.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,8492.4161.4
Married2,4013.0880.7
Non Family2,2021.1452.3
Female1,0263.4336.3
Male2203.259.5

3.14

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

2.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ozark Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5335.17%
9th to 12th Grade1,03310.03%
High School Graduate3,49333.90%
Some College2,38823.18%
Associates Degree1,09310.61%
Bachelors Degree1,12210.89%
Graduate Degree6416.22%

Ozark Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,5115,6841,327
Black3,0682,530351
Hispanic36129246
Multiple Races22616621
Asian1468214
Native American1019322
Other Race27

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 92.08%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 21.78%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,525$40,645$25,455
Less Than High School$15,471$18,304$
High School Grad$25,198$29,896$20,768
Some College$32,261$51,833$27,693
Bachelors Degree$49,940$58,036$40,263
Graduate Degree$53,036$59,375$50,789

$30,525

Average Earnings

$40,645

Average Male

$25,455

Average Female

Ozark Language

Ozark Language by Age

Ozark Language

96.28% of Ozark residents speak only English, while 3.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.72% of the population.

Ozark Poverty

Ozark Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,7171,57933.47%
White8,1331,34716.56%
Multiple45712727.79%
Hispanic65311617.76%
Asian250208.00%
Native1121816.07%

22.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.67%

Male Poverty Rate

25.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ozark

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ozark is Black, with 33.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ozark is Asian, with 8.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.71%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.87%
High School16.46%
Some College14.06%
Bachelors or Greater6.37%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.25%
Male Unemployed24.40%
Female Employed15.43%
Male Employed6.86%

Ozark Income

Ozark Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,963$55,357
Families$53,632$68,912
Married Families$72,196-
Non Families$20,408$32,473

Ozark Marital Status

Ozark Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.4%

Male Marriage Rate

40.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Ozark Married by Age and Sex

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

Ozark Veterans

1,967

Number of Veterans

1,713

Male Veterans

254

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam805
First Gulf War629
Second Gulf War348
Korea117
World War II41
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,23016.91%
Black71120.31%
Hispanic4410.05%
2 or More229.36%
Indian43.74%

$Ozark Veterans by Education

5.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ozark Employment Status

51.3%

Labor Force Participation

44.4%

Employment Rate

12.7%

Unemployment Rate

Ozark 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

63.73%

Born in Alabama

96.71%

Native Born

3.29%

Foreign Born

1.51%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.71% of Ozark residents were born in the United States, with 63.73% having been born in Alabama. 1.51% 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
202014,197-53-0.37%
201914,250-53-0.37%
201814,303-130-0.90%
201714,433-53-0.37%
201614,486-40-0.28%
201514,526-45-0.31%
201414,571-134-0.91%
201314,705-94-0.64%
201214,799140.09%
201114,785-136-0.91%
201014,921-198-0.13%
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%