Section, Alabama Population 2020

736

Section is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 736, it is the 292nd largest city in Alabama and the 11664th largest city in the United States. Section is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually and its population has decreased by -4.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 770 in 2010. Section reached it's highest population of 769 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Section has a population density of 161 people per square mile.

The average household income in Section is $41,187 with a poverty rate of 33.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $367 per month, and the median house value is $96,700. The median age in Section is 38.1 years, 37.1 years for males, and 39.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.9 males.

Section Demographics

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

  • White: 99.37%
  • Native American: 0.63%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Section, Alabama is 736, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 742.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 770.

Section, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White95399.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.63%

Section Population Pyramid 2020

Section Median Age

38.1


Total

37.1


Male

39.5


Female

Section Adults

There are 682 adults, (153 of whom are seniors) in Section.

Section Age Dependency

81.3

Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Section Sex Ratio

Female

513

53.49%

Male

446

46.51%

Section Households and Families

Section Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Section Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married89.6%10.4%
All70.3%29.7%
Non Family56%44%
Female42.9%57.1%

70.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3672.6170.3
Married1733.4989.6
Non Family125056
Female633.2742.9
Male64.17100

3.35

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

0.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Section Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade447.19%
9th to 12th Grade11418.63%
High School Graduate18930.88%
Some College12720.75%
Associates Degree6610.78%
Bachelors Degree447.19%
Graduate Degree284.58%

Section Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White60644872
Native American66

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 11.88%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,500$30,682$23,750
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$26,957$31,458$25,096
Some College$30,972$30,938$31,000
Bachelors Degree$55,625$73,125$
Graduate Degree$59,821$64,167$59,107

$27,500

Average Earnings

$30,682

Average Male

$23,750

Average Female

Section Language

Section Language by Age

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 Poverty

Section Poverty by Race

33.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.91%

Male Poverty Rate

38.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Section

The race most likely to be in poverty in Section is White, with 33.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Section is White, with 33.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.00%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School48.10%
High School24.34%
Bachelors or Greater20.83%
Some College17.10%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed73.33%
Female Employed14.88%
Male Employed14.69%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Section Income

Section Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,917$41,187
Families$43,409$49,069
Married Families$56,250-
Non Families$18,281$25,018

Section Marital Status

Section Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.7%

Male Marriage Rate

47.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Section Married by Age and Sex

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

Section Veterans

31

Number of Veterans

31

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam16
Second Gulf War10
First Gulf War6
World War II
Korea

$Section Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Section Employment Status

44.4%

Labor Force Participation

41.4%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Section 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

81.23%

Born in Alabama

99.90%

Native Born

0.10%

Foreign Born

0.10%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.90% of Section residents were born in the United States, with 81.23% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020736-3-0.41%
2019739-3-0.40%
2018742-3-0.40%
2017745-3-0.40%
2016748-5-0.66%
2015753-4-0.53%
2014757-8-1.05%
2013765-2-0.26%
2012767-2-0.26%
20117690.00%
20107690.00%