Piedmont, Alabama Population 2020

4,521

Piedmont is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 4,521, it is the 112th largest city in Alabama and the 5043rd largest city in the United States. Piedmont is currently declining at a rate of -0.75% annually and its population has decreased by -7.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,878 in 2010. Piedmont reached it's highest population of 5,544 in 1980. Spanning over 10 miles, Piedmont has a population density of 460 people per square mile.

The average household income in Piedmont is $49,625 with a poverty rate of 22.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $489 per month, and the median house value is $74,700. The median age in Piedmont is 44.4 years, 38.7 years for males, and 46.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.2 males.

Piedmont Demographics

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

  • White: 85.94%
  • Black or African American: 10.00%
  • Two or more races: 2.75%
  • Native American: 0.54%
  • Asian: 0.54%
  • Other race: 0.24%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Piedmont, Alabama is 4,521, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,589.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,878.

Piedmont, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,99785.94%
Black or African American46510.00%
Two or More Races1282.75%
Asian250.54%
American Indian and Alaska Native250.54%
Some Other Race110.24%

Piedmont Population Pyramid 2020

Piedmont Median Age

44.4


Total

38.7


Male

46.3


Female

Piedmont Adults

There are 3,590 adults, (855 of whom are seniors) in Piedmont.

Piedmont Age Dependency

70.1

Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Piedmont Sex Ratio

Female

2,512

54.01%

Male

2,139

45.99%

Piedmont Households and Families

Piedmont Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Piedmont Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.4%13.6%
Male75.4%24.6%
All73.4%26.6%
Non Family71.5%28.5%
Female38.7%61.3%

73.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0372.2873.4
Married9482.6986.4
Non Family6451.271.5
Female3262.6138.7
Male1183.9875.4

2.69

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Piedmont Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1956.02%
9th to 12th Grade32410.01%
High School Graduate1,25738.83%
Some College78924.37%
Associates Degree2457.57%
Bachelors Degree2798.62%
Graduate Degree1484.57%

Piedmont Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,8302,371368
Black28524740
Hispanic725019
Asian2525
Native American2525
Other Race1111

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 26.39%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,906$35,642$24,333
Less Than High School$18,516$25,089$
High School Grad$24,755$31,369$
Some College$40,475$53,026$28,409
Bachelors Degree$49,375$44,107$54,022
Graduate Degree$50,125$$

$30,906

Average Earnings

$35,642

Average Male

$24,333

Average Female

Piedmont Language

Piedmont Language by Age

Piedmont Language

98.10% of Piedmont residents speak only English, while 1.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.12% of the population.

Piedmont Poverty

Piedmont Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,71475820.41%
Black46216936.58%
Multiple1287256.25%
Hispanic2313816.45%
Native25936.00%

22.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.87%

Male Poverty Rate

23.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Piedmont

The race most likely to be in poverty in Piedmont is Multiple, with 56.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Piedmont is Hispanic, with 16.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.09%.

Name Poverty
High School28.50%
Less Than High School26.74%
Some College13.83%
Bachelors or Greater6.32%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed91.15%
Female Unemployed23.26%
Female Employed18.92%
Male Employed6.18%

Piedmont Income

Piedmont Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,142$49,625
Families$44,669$61,764
Married Families$57,600-
Non Families$15,453$21,187

Piedmont Marital Status

Piedmont Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.1%

Male Marriage Rate

46.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Piedmont Married by Age and Sex

Piedmont Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Piedmont Marital Status by Race

Piedmont Veterans

296

Number of Veterans

275

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam161
Korea51
First Gulf War31
World War II9
Second Gulf War
Name Veterans % of Total
White2778.70%
Hispanic1110.58%
Black103.06%
Indian936.00%

$Piedmont Veterans by Education

4.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

56.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Piedmont Employment Status

47.2%

Labor Force Participation

43%

Employment Rate

8.9%

Unemployment Rate

Piedmont 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

77.77%

Born in Alabama

98.56%

Native Born

1.44%

Foreign Born

0.34%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.56% of Piedmont residents were born in the United States, with 77.77% having been born in Alabama. 0.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,521-34-0.75%
20194,555-34-0.74%
20184,589-31-0.67%
20174,620-34-0.73%
20164,654-32-0.68%
20154,686-34-0.72%
20144,720-31-0.65%
20134,751-36-0.75%
20124,787-41-0.85%
20114,828-43-0.88%
20104,871-249-0.50%
20005,120-168-0.32%
19905,288-256-0.47%
19805,5444810.91%
19705,0632690.55%
19604,7942960.64%
19504,4984791.13%
19404,0193510.92%
19303,6681,0233.32%
19202,6450.00%