Section, Alabama Population 2021

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Section is a city located in Jackson County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 740, it is the 291st largest city in Alabama and the 11639th largest city in the United States . Section is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -3.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 770 in 2010. Section reached it's highest population of 772 in 2011. Spanning over 5 miles, Section has a population density of 162 people per square mile.

The average household income in Section is $53,139 with a poverty rate of 25.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $588 per month, and the median house value is $97,500. The median age in Section is 36.6 years, 36.9 years for males, and 34.6 years for females.

Section Demographics

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

  • White: 97.22%
  • Two or more races: 1.75%
  • Native American: 1.03%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Section, Alabama is 740 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 740.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 770.

Section, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White94497.22%
Two or More Races171.75%
American Indian and Alaska Native101.03%
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Section Population by Race

Section Population Pyramid $2021

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Section Median Age

36.6


Total

36.9


Male

34.6


Female

Section Adults

There are 714 adults, (143 of whom are seniors) in Section.

Section Age Dependency

70.1

Age Dependency Ratio

25

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45

Child Dependency Ratio

Section Sex Ratio

Female

467

48.09%

Male

504

51.91%

Section Population by Age

Section Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Section Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
All69.2%30.8%
Non Family59.1%40.9%
Female42.4%57.6%
Male35.7%64.3%

69.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Section Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3892.569.2
Married1843.3287.5
Non Family132059.1
Female592.9242.4
Male14435.7

3.19

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

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Section Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade365.58%
9th to 12th Grade12118.76%
High School Graduate18027.91%
Some College14222.02%
Associates Degree619.46%
Bachelors Degree588.99%
Graduate Degree477.29%
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Section Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Section Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White618464105
2+ Races1714
Native American1010

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.99%.

Section Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,438$36,953$27,031
Less Than 9th Grade$21,375$31,875$
High School Graduate$29,444$53,625$26,250
Some College$29,028$29,583$26,250
Bachelors Degree$80,652$80,815$
Graduate Degree$120,313$72,917$120,875

$33,438

Average Earnings

$36,953

Average Male

$27,031

Average Female

Section Earnings by Educational Attainment

Section Language by Age

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Section Language

99.68% of Section residents speak only English, while 0.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.32% of the population.

Section Language

Section Poverty by Race

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25.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.01%

Male Poverty Rate

27.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Section

The race most likely to be in poverty in Section is White, with 26.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Section is White, with 26.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.29%.

Section Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.76%
High School25.56%
Some College15.76%
Bachelors or Greater13.33%

Section Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed57.14%
Male Employed9.72%
Female Employed2.94%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Section Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Section Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$32,212$53,139
Families$51,023$65,196
Married Families$66,667-
Non Families$19,792$28,957
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Income by Household Type

Section Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

56.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Section Married by Age and Sex

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Section Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Section Marital Status by Race

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Section Marital Status

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33

Number of Veterans

24

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War15
Second Gulf War10
Vietnam9
World War II
Korea

Section Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5417
65 to 749
18 to 344
55 to 643
75+

Section Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White273.93%
Native American660.00%

Section Veterans by Race

Section Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Section Veterans by Education

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49.7%

Labor Force Participation

48%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Section Employment by Age

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Section Employment by Race

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Section 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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77.03%

Born in Section

99.90%

Native Born

0.10%

Foreign Born

0.10%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.90% of Section residents were born in the United States, with 77.03% having been born in Alabama. 0.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Section Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217400.00%
20207400.00%
20197400.00%
2018740-6-0.80%
2017746-3-0.40%
2016749-5-0.66%
2015754-7-0.92%
2014761-7-0.91%
20137680.00%
2012768-4-0.52%
201177230.39%
20107690.00%

Section Population by Year