Saraland, Alabama Population 2022

16,725
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Saraland is a city located in Mobile County Alabama. Saraland has a 2020 population of 16,725. Saraland is currently growing at a rate of 1.68% annually and its population has increased by 3.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,171 in 2010.

The average household income in Saraland is $76,057 with a poverty rate of 7.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $792 per month, and the median house value is $159,000. The median age in Saraland is 37.7 years, 37.1 years for males, and 37.9 years for females.

Saraland Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Saralandwas:

  • White: 80.35%
  • Black or African American: 11.37%
  • Two or more races: 4.70%
  • Asian: 1.68%
  • Native American: 1.50%
  • Other race: 0.34%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%
The current population of Saraland, Alabama is 16,725 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 16,171.

Saraland, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,70080.35%
Black or African American1,65611.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native2191.50%
Asian2451.68%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander70.05%
Some Other Race500.34%
Two or More Races6844.70%
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Saraland Population by Race

Saraland Population Pyramid 2022

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Saraland Median Age

41.5


Total

41.2


Male

41.7


Female

Saraland Adults

There are 10,994 adults, (2,901 of whom are seniors) in Saraland.

Saraland Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Saraland Sex Ratio

Female

7,720

53.02%

Male

6,841

46.98%

Saraland Population by Age

Saraland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Saraland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.5%13.5%
All78.2%21.8%
Female68.5%31.5%
Non Family66.8%33.2%
Male65.4%34.6%

78.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Saraland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,6262.5978.2
Married3,2273.1886.5
Male1823.9365.4
Female4353.5768.5
Non Family1,7821.1266.8

3.2

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

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Saraland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2532.50%
9th to 12th Grade8458.35%
High School Graduate3,97239.27%
Some College1,92319.01%
Associates Degree9359.24%
Bachelors Degree1,55015.33%
Graduate Degree6366.29%
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Saraland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Saraland Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic1027261
Asian202151114
Native American15514561
White8,4167,5601,798
2+ Races14111419
Black1,098974133
Other Race2511

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 93.55%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 59.80%.

Saraland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,050$54,673$31,128
Less Than 9th Grade$25,701$28,977$23,125
High School Graduate$49,375$64,096$26,061
Some College$36,794$53,225$33,409
Bachelors Degree$42,435$46,622$39,250
Graduate Degree$60,714$$50,033

$42,050

Average Earnings

$54,673

Average Male

$31,128

Average Female

Saraland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Saraland Language by Age

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Saraland Language

97.46% of Saraland residents speak only English, while 2.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.99% of the population.

Saraland Language

Saraland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander77100.00%
Hispanic1193932.77%
Asian2454417.96%
Black1,64924014.55%
Multiple6849413.74%
White11,5926065.23%
Native219104.57%
Other23NaN%

7.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.25%

Male Poverty Rate

7.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Saraland

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Saraland is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.73%.

Saraland Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.21%
High School2.82%
Some College8.84%
Bachelors or Greater0.55%

Saraland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.64%
Male Unemployed25.84%
Female Employed3.38%
Female Unemployed8.95%

Saraland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Saraland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,116$84,532
Families$84,833$106,055
Married Families$93,787-
Non Families$25,638$36,346
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Income by Household Type

Saraland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.2%

Male Marriage Rate

54.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Saraland Married by Age and Sex

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Saraland 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.

Saraland Marital Status by Race

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Saraland Marital Status

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895

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War138
First Gulf War205
Vietnam438
Korea81
World War II36

Saraland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3421
35 to 54202
55 to 64131
65 to 74245
75+296

Saraland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7027.68%
Black14811.79%
Native American3218.50%
2+ Races139.22%

Saraland Veterans by Race

Saraland Veterans by Education

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3.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

58.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Saraland Veterans by Education

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62.4%

Labor Force Participation

58.6%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Saraland Employment by Age

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Saraland Employment by Race

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Saraland 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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76.08%

Born in Saraland

97.93%

Native Born

2.07%

Foreign Born

0.85%

Non Citizen

1.22%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.93% of Saraland residents were born in the United States, with 76.08% having been born in Alabama. 0.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Saraland Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19604,5950.00%
19707,8403,2455.49%
19809,8331,9932.29%
199011,7511,9181.80%
200012,2885370.45%
201013,4051,1170.87%
201113,6822772.07%
201213,9592772.02%
201314,2362771.98%
201414,5132771.95%
201514,7902771.91%
201615,0672771.87%
201715,3442771.84%
201815,6212771.81%
201915,8982771.77%
202016,1712731.72%
202116,4482771.71%
202216,7252771.68%

Saraland Population by Year