Slocomb, Alabama Population 2021

1,886
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Slocomb is a city located in Geneva County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,886, it is the 188th largest city in Alabama and the 7826th largest city in the United States . Slocomb is currently declining at a rate of -0.32% annually and its population has decreased by -4.75% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,980 in 2010. Slocomb reached it's highest population of 1,980 in 2012. Spanning over 9 miles, Slocomb has a population density of 199 people per square mile.

The average household income in Slocomb is $44,047 with a poverty rate of 22.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $735 per month, and the median house value is $68,000. The median age in Slocomb is 45.5 years, 45.9 years for males, and 45 years for females.

Slocomb Demographics

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

  • White: 76.19%
  • Black or African American: 22.73%
  • Native American: 0.92%
  • Other race: 0.16%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Slocomb, Alabama is 1,886 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,904.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,980.

Slocomb, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,41176.19%
Black or African American42122.73%
American Indian and Alaska Native170.92%
Some Other Race30.16%
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Slocomb Population by Race

Slocomb Population Pyramid $2021

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Slocomb Median Age

45.5


Total

45.9


Male

45


Female

Slocomb Adults

There are 1,451 adults, (507 of whom are seniors) in Slocomb.

Slocomb Age Dependency

96.2

Age Dependency Ratio

53.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Slocomb Sex Ratio

Female

889

48.00%

Male

963

52.00%

Slocomb Population by Age

Slocomb Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Slocomb Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.8%31.2%
All59.4%40.6%
Non Family55.2%44.8%
Female40%60%
Male31.3%68.8%

59.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Slocomb Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8442.1959.4
Married4042.6968.8
Non Family3191.255.2
Female1053.2240
Male162.7531.3

2.77

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

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Slocomb Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade836.24%
9th to 12th Grade26920.21%
High School Graduate45434.11%
Some College24918.71%
Associates Degree1269.47%
Bachelors Degree1168.72%
Graduate Degree342.55%
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Slocomb Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Slocomb Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White932786135
Black34918315
Hispanic3310
Native American17
Other Race33

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 white people with a rate of 14.48%.

Slocomb Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,271$35,972$24,125
Less Than 9th Grade$15,500$$15,800
High School Graduate$30,583$32,946$24,167
Some College$34,583$38,672$26,111
Bachelors Degree$35,893$$35,893
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,271

Average Earnings

$35,972

Average Male

$24,125

Average Female

Slocomb Earnings by Educational Attainment

Slocomb Language by Age

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Slocomb Language

95.31% of Slocomb residents speak only English, while 4.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.69% of the population.

Slocomb Language

Slocomb Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,32326119.73%
Hispanic918492.31%
Black4216816.15%
Other33100.00%

22.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.70%

Male Poverty Rate

22.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Slocomb

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Slocomb is Black, with 16.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.76%.

Slocomb Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.03%
Bachelors or Greater13.33%
High School11.01%
Some College7.47%

Slocomb Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed18.75%
Female Employed17.78%
Male Employed9.58%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Slocomb Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Slocomb Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$38,229$44,047
Families$39,611$49,569
Married Families$47,667-
Non Families$29,196$32,727
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Income by Household Type

Slocomb Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Slocomb Married by Age and Sex

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Slocomb 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 55-64.

Slocomb Marital Status by Race

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Slocomb Marital Status

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251

Number of Veterans

218

Male Veterans

33

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam122
First Gulf War73
Second Gulf War25
Korea13
World War II

Slocomb Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74101
35 to 5473
75+32
55 to 6423
18 to 3422

Slocomb Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White19618.94%
Black5513.89%

Slocomb Veterans by Race

Slocomb Veterans by Education

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10.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Slocomb Veterans by Education

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47.6%

Labor Force Participation

45.4%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Slocomb Employment by Age

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Slocomb Employment by Race

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Slocomb 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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66.85%

Born in Slocomb

98.38%

Native Born

1.62%

Foreign Born

1.24%

Non Citizen

0.38%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.38% of Slocomb residents were born in the United States, with 66.85% having been born in Alabama. 1.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Slocomb Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,886-6-0.32%
20201,892-6-0.32%
20191,898-6-0.32%
20181,904-13-0.68%
20171,917-11-0.57%
20161,928-16-0.82%
20151,944-2-0.10%
20141,946-13-0.66%
20131,959-21-1.06%
20121,98070.35%
20111,973-1-0.05%
20101,9740.00%

Slocomb Population by Year