Sanford, Alabama Population 2020

258

Sanford is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 258, it is the 389th largest city in Alabama and the 15865th largest city in the United States. Sanford is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 7.05% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 241 in 2010. Sanford reached it's highest population of 259 in 2011. Spanning over 4 miles, Sanford has a population density of 62 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sanford is $46,066 with a poverty rate of 20.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $438 per month, and the median house value is $73,300. The median age in Sanford is 49.3 years, 51.3 years for males, and 47.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.9 males.

Sanford Demographics

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

  • White: 86.24%
  • Black or African American: 5.82%
  • Two or more races: 5.29%
  • Other race: 2.65%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sanford, Alabama is 258, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 258.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 241.

Sanford, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16386.24%
Black or African American115.82%
Two or More Races105.29%
Some Other Race52.65%

Sanford Population Pyramid 2020

Sanford Median Age

49.3


Total

51.3


Male

47.8


Female

Sanford Adults

There are 159 adults, (23 of whom are seniors) in Sanford.

Sanford Age Dependency

39

Age Dependency Ratio

16.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Sanford Sex Ratio

Female

99

52.38%

Male

90

47.62%

Sanford Households and Families

Sanford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sanford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married87.8%12.2%
All78.5%21.5%
Non Family70.4%29.6%
Male33.3%66.7%

78.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All792.3978.5
Married413.1787.8
Non Family27070.4
Male62.6733.3
Female53.2100

3.08

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sanford Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2416.67%
9th to 12th Grade128.33%
High School Graduate4631.94%
Some College3625.00%
Associates Degree10.69%
Bachelors Degree1611.11%
Graduate Degree96.25%

Sanford Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1279522
Multiple Races1010
Black4
Hispanic333
Other Race333

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,000$22,917$
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$19,750$39,375$8,750
Some College$14,750$13,000$32,813
Bachelors Degree$41,042$$41,667
Graduate Degree$$$

$20,000

Average Earnings

$22,917

Average Male

$

Average Female

Sanford Language

Sanford Language by Age

Sanford Language

95.16% of Sanford residents speak only English, while 4.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.84% of the population.

Sanford Poverty

Sanford Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1631710.43%
Black1111100.00%
Multiple1010100.00%

20.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.22%

Male Poverty Rate

27.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sanford

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sanford is White, with 10.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.94%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.33%
Some College27.03%
High School17.39%
Bachelors or Greater4.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed22.22%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed8.00%

Sanford Income

Sanford Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,288$46,066
Families$47,308$59,088
Married Families$47,386-
Non Families-$19,433

Sanford Marital Status

Sanford Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.0%

Male Marriage Rate

55.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Sanford Married by Age and Sex

Sanford 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 35-44.

Sanford Marital Status by Race

Sanford Veterans

24

Number of Veterans

18

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War12
Second Gulf War11
Vietnam3
World War II2
Korea1
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5416
75+5
55 to 642
65 to 741
18 to 34

$Sanford Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sanford Employment Status

54.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.4%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Sanford 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

75.13%

Born in Alabama

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Sanford residents were born in the United States, with 75.13% having been born in Alabama. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202580.00%
20192580.00%
201825810.39%
20172570.00%
2016257-2-0.77%
201525910.39%
2014258-1-0.39%
20132590.00%
20122590.00%
201125920.78%
20102570.00%