Slocomb, Alabama Population 2020

1,889

Slocomb is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,889, it is the 189th largest city in Alabama and the 7819th largest city in the United States. Slocomb is currently declining at a rate of -0.53% annually and its population has decreased by -4.60% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,980 in 2010. Slocomb reached it's highest population of 1,984 in 2012. Spanning over 9 miles, Slocomb has a population density of 199 people per square mile.

The average household income in Slocomb is $39,831 with a poverty rate of 32.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $719 per month, and the median house value is $66,900. The median age in Slocomb is 42.2 years, 41.4 years for males, and 44.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 113.9 males.

Slocomb Demographics

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

  • White: 79.67%
  • Black or African American: 19.25%
  • Native American: 0.72%
  • Other race: 0.36%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Slocomb, Alabama is 1,889, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,909.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,980.

Slocomb, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,55679.67%
Black or African American37619.25%
American Indian and Alaska Native140.72%
Some Other Race70.36%

Slocomb Population Pyramid 2020

Slocomb Median Age

42.2


Total

41.4


Male

44.9


Female

Slocomb Adults

There are 1,479 adults, (454 of whom are seniors) in Slocomb.

Slocomb Age Dependency

90.5

Age Dependency Ratio

44.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Slocomb Sex Ratio

Female

913

46.75%

Male

1,040

53.25%

Slocomb Households and Families

Slocomb Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Slocomb Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married69.1%30.9%
All58%42%
Non Family52.7%47.3%
Female40.6%59.4%
Male30.8%69.2%

58.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8082.4258
Married3752.7969.1
Non Family2921.2152.7
Female1284.0640.6
Male132.5430.8

3.04

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Slocomb Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1198.95%
9th to 12th Grade30522.95%
High School Graduate41931.53%
Some College26219.71%
Associates Degree1078.05%
Bachelors Degree947.07%
Graduate Degree231.73%

Slocomb Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White929728107
Black31616010
Hispanic7017
Native American14
Other Race77

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 11.52%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,109$35,273$18,646
Less Than High School$16,071$$16,339
High School Grad$28,693$35,750$
Some College$30,938$36,750$22,581
Bachelors Degree$30,625$33,611$
Graduate Degree$$$

$28,109

Average Earnings

$35,273

Average Male

$18,646

Average Female

Slocomb Language

Slocomb Language by Age

Slocomb Language

91.28% of Slocomb residents speak only English, while 8.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.72% of the population.

Slocomb Poverty

Slocomb Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,39344031.59%
Hispanic17014384.12%
Black3765013.30%
Other77100.00%

32.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

34.33%

Male Poverty Rate

30.23%

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 13.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.88%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.02%
Bachelors or Greater15.38%
High School11.46%
Some College10.30%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.72%
Female Employed16.23%
Male Employed9.45%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Slocomb Income

Slocomb Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,418$39,831
Families$37,550$42,585
Married Families$39,775-
Non Families$24,800$31,107

Slocomb Marital Status

Slocomb Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.4%

Male Marriage Rate

48.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Slocomb Married by Age and Sex

Slocomb 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.

Slocomb Marital Status by Race

Slocomb Veterans

219

Number of Veterans

188

Male Veterans

31

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam111
First Gulf War52
Second Gulf War16
Korea12
World War II

$Slocomb Veterans by Education

10.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Slocomb Employment Status

44.1%

Labor Force Participation

41.1%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Slocomb 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

57.40%

Born in Alabama

97.64%

Native Born

2.36%

Foreign Born

1.84%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.64% of Slocomb residents were born in the United States, with 57.40% having been born in Alabama. 1.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,889-10-0.53%
20191,899-10-0.52%
20181,909-14-0.73%
20171,923-10-0.52%
20161,933-15-0.77%
20151,948-3-0.15%
20141,951-12-0.61%
20131,963-21-1.06%
20121,98450.25%
20111,9790.00%
20101,9790.00%