Pleasant Grove, Alabama Population 2020

9,983

Pleasant Grove is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 9,983, it is the 62nd largest city in Alabama and the 3103rd largest city in the United States. Pleasant Grove is currently declining at a rate of -0.59% annually and its population has decreased by -1.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,110 in 2010. Pleasant Grove reached it's highest population of 10,342 in 2012. Spanning over 10 miles, Pleasant Grove has a population density of 1,010 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pleasant Grove is $80,238 with a poverty rate of 4.61%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,162 per month, and the median house value is $154,400. The median age in Pleasant Grove is 43.8 years, 39.2 years for males, and 46.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.6 males.

Pleasant Grove Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 59.73%
  • White: 39.03%
  • Two or more races: 1.15%
  • Asian: 0.09%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Pleasant Grove, Alabama is 9,983, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,101.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,110.

Pleasant Grove, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American6,08459.73%
White3,97539.03%
Two or More Races1171.15%
Asian90.09%

Pleasant Grove Population Pyramid 2020

Pleasant Grove Median Age

43.8


Total

39.2


Male

46.9


Female

Pleasant Grove Adults

There are 8,067 adults, (1,674 of whom are seniors) in Pleasant Grove.

Pleasant Grove Age Dependency

59.3

Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Pleasant Grove Sex Ratio

Female

5,371

52.73%

Male

4,814

47.27%

Pleasant Grove Households and Families

Pleasant Grove Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pleasant Grove Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.1%7.9%
All88.3%11.7%
Male84.6%15.4%
Female83.9%16.1%
Non Family83.4%16.6%

88.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,7452.6788.3
Married2,0283.0992.1
Non Family9281.1783.4
Female5173.2183.9
Male2723.6984.6

3.15

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pleasant Grove Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade941.32%
9th to 12th Grade4105.74%
High School Graduate2,20130.84%
Some College1,96127.48%
Associates Degree83911.76%
Bachelors Degree99313.91%
Graduate Degree6398.95%

Pleasant Grove Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black4,1123,888945
White2,9672,717687
Hispanic30
Multiple Races1919
Asian99

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.15%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,815$49,858$35,015
Less Than High School$29,524$38,043$
High School Grad$37,470$48,100$21,209
Some College$41,250$57,287$32,210
Bachelors Degree$53,311$54,057$
Graduate Degree$54,216$48,603$56,250

$43,815

Average Earnings

$49,858

Average Male

$35,015

Average Female

Pleasant Grove Language

Pleasant Grove Language by Age

Pleasant Grove Language

99.23% of Pleasant Grove residents speak only English, while 0.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.56% of the population.

Pleasant Grove Poverty

Pleasant Grove Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,8222386.23%
Black6,0272233.70%

4.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.61%

Male Poverty Rate

5.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pleasant Grove

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pleasant Grove is White, with 6.23% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pleasant Grove is Black, with 3.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.02%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.09%
Bachelors or Greater5.58%
High School5.50%
Some College4.19%
Name Poverty
Female Employed2.90%
Male Employed0.99%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Pleasant Grove Income

Pleasant Grove Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$69,524$80,238
Families$73,940$87,434
Married Families$85,042-
Non Families$39,239$55,928

Pleasant Grove Marital Status

Pleasant Grove Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.4%

Male Marriage Rate

49.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Pleasant Grove Married by Age and Sex

Pleasant Grove 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 35-44.

Pleasant Grove Marital Status by Race

Pleasant Grove Veterans

867

Number of Veterans

758

Male Veterans

109

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam281
First Gulf War242
Second Gulf War164
Korea42
World War II8

$Pleasant Grove Veterans by Education

1.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pleasant Grove Employment Status

62.7%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Pleasant Grove 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

87.93%

Born in Alabama

99.88%

Native Born

0.12%

Foreign Born

0.12%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.88% of Pleasant Grove residents were born in the United States, with 87.93% having been born in Alabama. 0.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20209,983-59-0.59%
201910,042-59-0.58%
201810,101-13-0.13%
201710,114-59-0.58%
201610,173-73-0.71%
201510,246-58-0.56%
201410,304-31-0.30%
201310,335-7-0.07%
201210,3422672.65%
201110,075-30-0.30%
201010,1051220.12%
20009,9831,5251.67%
19908,4581,3561.76%
19807,1022,0123.39%
19705,0901,9935.09%
19603,0970.00%