Russellville, Alabama Population 2020

9,596

Russellville is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 9,596, it is the 66th largest city in Alabama and the 3183rd largest city in the United States. Russellville is currently declining at a rate of -0.28% annually and its population has decreased by -2.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,830 in 2010. Russellville reached it's highest population of 9,850 in 2011. Spanning over 14 miles, Russellville has a population density of 715 people per square mile.

The average household income in Russellville is $53,649 with a poverty rate of 24.53%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $566 per month, and the median house value is $93,700. The median age in Russellville is 31 years, 30 years for males, and 36.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.4 males.

Russellville Demographics

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

  • White: 68.33%
  • Other race: 17.21%
  • Black or African American: 9.46%
  • Native American: 3.38%
  • Asian: 1.03%
  • Two or more races: 0.59%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Russellville, Alabama is 9,596, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,650.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,830.

Russellville, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,63668.33%
Some Other Race1,67117.21%
Black or African American9199.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native3283.38%
Asian1001.03%
Two or More Races570.59%

Russellville Population Pyramid 2020

Russellville Median Age

31


Total

30


Male

36.7


Female

Russellville Adults

There are 7,084 adults, (1,317 of whom are seniors) in Russellville.

Russellville Age Dependency

68.4

Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Russellville Sex Ratio

Female

4,870

50.15%

Male

4,841

49.85%

Russellville Households and Families

Russellville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Russellville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.4%24.6%
All56%44%
Non Family49.9%50.1%
Female36%64%
Male16.5%83.5%

56.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1433.0356
Married1,3943.4975.4
Non Family9591.0349.9
Female5064.4936
Male2844.916.5

3.76

Average Family Size

3.03

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Russellville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,17019.76%
9th to 12th Grade5328.98%
High School Graduate2,36139.87%
Some College71712.11%
Associates Degree4758.02%
Bachelors Degree3155.32%
Graduate Degree3525.94%

Russellville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,5473,121600
Hispanic1,717525
Other Race645173
Black60954767
Native American23821
Multiple Races4138
Asian19

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 92.68%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.92%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,509$30,694$25,480
Less Than High School$21,619$22,775$16,842
High School Grad$30,496$32,832$25,510
Some College$26,331$40,043$25,618
Bachelors Degree$32,250$41,136$30,313
Graduate Degree$59,286$56,667$61,111

$27,509

Average Earnings

$30,694

Average Male

$25,480

Average Female

Russellville Language

Russellville Language by Age

Russellville Language

60.41% of Russellville residents speak only English, while 39.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 37.65% of the population.

Russellville Poverty

Russellville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,8651,46137.80%
White4,61069615.10%
Other1,67157134.17%
Asian100100100.00%
Black887758.46%
Multiple571119.30%

24.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.47%

Male Poverty Rate

31.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Russellville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Russellville is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Russellville is Black, with 8.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.24%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.38%
Bachelors or Greater13.85%
Some College13.00%
High School10.98%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed56.99%
Male Unemployed29.17%
Male Employed8.96%
Female Employed8.52%

Russellville Income

Russellville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,658$53,649
Families$47,671$61,968
Married Families$60,833-
Non Families$18,258$29,684

Russellville Marital Status

Russellville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.8%

Male Marriage Rate

41.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Russellville Married by Age and Sex

Russellville 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 45-54.

Russellville Marital Status by Race

Russellville Veterans

271

Number of Veterans

271

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam78
Korea56
Second Gulf War43
First Gulf War6
World War II
Name Veterans % of Total
White2094.12%
Hispanic502.09%
Black354.72%
2 or More2765.85%

$Russellville Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Russellville Employment Status

60.4%

Labor Force Participation

58.2%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Russellville 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

66.76%

Born in Alabama

79.05%

Native Born

20.95%

Foreign Born

18.92%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

79.05% of Russellville residents were born in the United States, with 66.76% having been born in Alabama. 18.92% 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
20209,596-27-0.28%
20199,623-27-0.28%
20189,650-77-0.79%
20179,727-27-0.28%
20169,754150.15%
20159,739-7-0.07%
20149,746-9-0.09%
20139,755-47-0.48%
20129,802-48-0.49%
20119,85040.04%
20109,8468750.94%
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%