Russellville, Alabama Population 2021

9,771
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Russellville is a city located in Franklin County Alabama. It is also the county seat of Franklin County. With a 2020 population of 9,771, it is the 63rd largest city in Alabama and the 3153rd largest city in the United States . Russellville is currently growing at a rate of 0.17% annually but its population has decreased by -0.60% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,830 in 2010. Russellville reached it's highest population of 9,968 in 2011. Spanning over 14 miles, Russellville has a population density of 728 people per square mile.

The average household income in Russellville is $55,641 with a poverty rate of 19.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $583 per month, and the median house value is $92,700. The median age in Russellville is 32 years, 30.4 years for males, and 37.6 years for females.

Russellville Demographics

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

  • White: 66.97%
  • Other race: 18.68%
  • Black or African American: 9.37%
  • Native American: 3.26%
  • Asian: 1.09%
  • Two or more races: 0.63%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Russellville, Alabama is 9,771 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,720.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,830.

Russellville, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,55066.97%
Some Other Race1,82718.68%
Black or African American9169.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native3193.26%
Asian1071.09%
Two or More Races620.63%
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Russellville Population by Race

Russellville Population Pyramid $2021

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Russellville Median Age

32


Total

30.4


Male

37.6


Female

Russellville Adults

There are 7,290 adults, (1,504 of whom are seniors) in Russellville.

Russellville Age Dependency

69

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Russellville Sex Ratio

Female

4,915

50.25%

Male

4,866

49.75%

Russellville Population by Age

Russellville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Russellville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.7%20.3%
All60.5%39.5%
Non Family54.5%45.5%
Female34.9%65.1%
Male19.5%80.5%

60.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Russellville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,2382.9660.5
Married1,5163.3179.7
Non Family994054.5
Female4305.0534.9
Male2984.7219.5

3.73

Average Family Size

2.96

Average Household Size

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Russellville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade96715.77%
9th to 12th Grade74712.18%
High School Graduate2,34438.22%
Some College83513.61%
Associates Degree4677.61%
Bachelors Degree3956.44%
Graduate Degree3786.16%
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Russellville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Russellville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,8393,341704
Hispanic1,6244887
Other Race7261617
Black61955760
Native American22118
2+ Races4040
Asian2022

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.34%.

Russellville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,381$32,255$22,938
Less Than 9th Grade$21,714$22,480$18,194
High School Graduate$29,720$36,211$22,012
Some College$27,093$45,292$25,422
Bachelors Degree$31,583$43,885$22,266
Graduate Degree$56,897$55,492$63,750

$27,381

Average Earnings

$32,255

Average Male

$22,938

Average Female

Russellville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Russellville Language by Age

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Russellville Language

63.42% of Russellville residents speak only English, while 36.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 34.78% of the population.

Russellville Language

Russellville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,6361,12230.86%
Other1,82760232.95%
White4,91757111.61%
Asian10710598.13%
Black895687.60%
Multiple62914.52%

19.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.39%

Male Poverty Rate

25.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Russellville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Russellville is Asian, with 98.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Russellville is Black, with 7.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.32%.

Russellville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.03%
Bachelors or Greater15.07%
High School8.99%
Some College8.00%

Russellville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed67.57%
Male Unemployed39.73%
Male Employed6.91%
Female Employed6.71%

Russellville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Russellville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,358$55,641
Families$48,507$64,153
Married Families$57,303-
Non Families$24,048$31,428
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Income by Household Type

Russellville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.5%

Male Marriage Rate

44.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Russellville Married by Age and Sex

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Russellville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Russellville Marital Status by Race

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Russellville Marital Status

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302

Number of Veterans

302

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam83
Korea72
First Gulf War38
Second Gulf War31
World War II

Russellville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7499
75+95
35 to 5493
18 to 3415
55 to 64

Russellville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2364.53%
Hispanic391.75%
Black354.60%
2+ Races3177.50%

Russellville Veterans by Race

Russellville Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Russellville Veterans by Education

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60.9%

Labor Force Participation

59%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Russellville Employment by Age

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Russellville Employment by Race

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Russellville 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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67.24%

Born in Russellville

81.02%

Native Born

18.98%

Foreign Born

16.36%

Non Citizen

2.62%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

81.02% of Russellville residents were born in the United States, with 67.24% having been born in Alabama. 16.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Russellville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219,771170.17%
20209,754170.17%
20199,737170.17%
20189,720-89-0.91%
20179,809-33-0.34%
20169,84260.06%
20159,836-17-0.17%
20149,853-14-0.14%
20139,867-49-0.49%
20129,916-52-0.52%
20119,9681051.06%
20109,8638920.95%
20008,9711,1591.39%
19907,812-383-0.48%
19808,1953810.48%
19707,8141,1861.66%
19606,6286160.98%
19506,0122,5025.53%
19403,5103641.10%
19303,1460.00%

Russellville Population by Year