Reform, Alabama Population 2020

1,542

Reform is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,542, it is the 215th largest city in Alabama and the 8611th largest city in the United States. Reform is currently declining at a rate of -0.77% annually and its population has decreased by -9.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,702 in 2010. Reform reached it's highest population of 1,697 in 2010. Spanning over 8 miles, Reform has a population density of 193 people per square mile.

The average household income in Reform is $44,418 with a poverty rate of 34.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $352 per month, and the median house value is $84,200. The median age in Reform is 45.3 years, 45.3 years for males, and 45.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.4 males.

Reform Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 61.46%
  • White: 33.40%
  • Other race: 3.41%
  • Two or more races: 1.73%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Reform, Alabama is 1,542, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,566.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,702.

Reform, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,17261.46%
White63733.40%
Some Other Race653.41%
Two or More Races331.73%

Reform Population Pyramid 2020

Reform Median Age

45.3


Total

45.3


Male

45.1


Female

Reform Adults

There are 1,434 adults, (357 of whom are seniors) in Reform.

Reform Age Dependency

77.1

Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Reform Sex Ratio

Female

976

51.18%

Male

931

48.82%

Reform Households and Families

Reform Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Reform Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84%16%
All55.2%44.8%
Non Family55%45%
Female35.7%64.3%
Male25%75%

55.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6892.6355.2
Non Family238055
Female2354.1135.7
Married1882.8984
Male282.3625

3.28

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

0.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Reform Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1138.65%
9th to 12th Grade18414.08%
High School Graduate48437.03%
Some College30823.57%
Associates Degree564.28%
Bachelors Degree785.97%
Graduate Degree846.43%

Reform Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black71350267
White57150592
Hispanic17310048
Other Race20
Multiple Races333

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,900$26,406$25,000
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$23,125$32,361$21,875
Some College$26,905$$29,519
Bachelors Degree$$107,875$31,607
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,900

Average Earnings

$26,406

Average Male

$25,000

Average Female

Reform Language

Reform Language by Age

Reform Language

90.61% of Reform residents speak only English, while 9.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.17% of the population.

Reform Poverty

Reform Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,16350443.34%
White58611319.28%
Hispanic2185223.85%
Multiple331442.42%

34.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.28%

Male Poverty Rate

36.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Reform

The race most likely to be in poverty in Reform is Black, with 43.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Reform is White, with 19.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.83%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School45.09%
High School25.65%
Some College23.78%
Bachelors or Greater14.47%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed69.23%
Male Employed19.95%
Female Employed9.79%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Reform Income

Reform Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$25,306$44,418
Families$28,083$48,781
Married Families$65,938-
Non Families$18,833$27,967

Reform Marital Status

Reform Marital Status

Marriage Rates

28.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

30.8%

Male Marriage Rate

26.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Reform Married by Age and Sex

Reform 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 55-64.

Reform Marital Status by Race

Reform Veterans

149

Number of Veterans

138

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War42
Korea27
First Gulf War25
Vietnam20
World War II4

$Reform Veterans by Education

20.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Reform Employment Status

46.8%

Labor Force Participation

43.5%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Reform 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

71.79%

Born in Alabama

93.86%

Native Born

6.14%

Foreign Born

5.61%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.86% of Reform residents were born in the United States, with 71.79% having been born in Alabama. 5.61% 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
20201,542-12-0.77%
20191,554-12-0.77%
20181,566-24-1.51%
20171,590-12-0.75%
20161,602-11-0.68%
20151,613-7-0.43%
20141,620-21-1.28%
20131,641-17-1.03%
20121,658-6-0.36%
20111,664-33-1.94%
20101,6970.00%