Spanish Fort, Alabama Population 2021

9,732
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Spanish Fort is a city located in Baldwin County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 9,732, it is the 65th largest city in Alabama and the 3166th largest city in the United States . Spanish Fort is currently growing at a rate of 2.73% annually and its population has increased by 43.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,798 in 2010. Spanish Fort reached it's highest population of 9,732 in 2021. Spanning over 35 miles, Spanish Fort has a population density of 322 people per square mile.

The average household income in Spanish Fort is $100,904 with a poverty rate of 4.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,172 per month, and the median house value is $242,600. The median age in Spanish Fort is 37.9 years, 38.1 years for males, and 37.3 years for females.

Spanish Fort Demographics

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

  • White: 91.31%
  • Black or African American: 3.71%
  • Other race: 1.83%
  • Two or more races: 1.67%
  • Asian: 1.48%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Spanish Fort, Alabama is 9,732 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,955.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,798.

Spanish Fort, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,85491.31%
Black or African American3193.71%
Some Other Race1571.83%
Two or More Races1441.67%
Asian1271.48%
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Spanish Fort Population by Race

Spanish Fort Population Pyramid $2021

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Spanish Fort Median Age

37.9


Total

38.1


Male

37.3


Female

Spanish Fort Adults

There are 6,580 adults, (1,304 of whom are seniors) in Spanish Fort.

Spanish Fort Age Dependency

63

Age Dependency Ratio

24.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Spanish Fort Sex Ratio

Female

4,592

53.39%

Male

4,009

46.61%

Spanish Fort Population by Age

Spanish Fort Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Spanish Fort Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.7%18.3%
All61.3%38.7%
Non Family41.2%58.8%
Male40.8%59.2%
Female38%62%

61.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Spanish Fort Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,2782.6261.3
Married1,6433.6681.7
Non Family1,3321.2841.2
Male1742.8140.8
Female129338

3.48

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

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Spanish Fort Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1312.36%
9th to 12th Grade2113.80%
High School Graduate1,04718.84%
Some College1,26122.69%
Associates Degree4468.03%
Bachelors Degree1,50327.05%
Graduate Degree95817.24%
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Spanish Fort Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Spanish Fort Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,9554,6402,168
Hispanic299299131
Black18415780
Other Race13413452
Asian828282
2+ Races3737

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Spanish Fort Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,386$65,625$41,595
Less Than 9th Grade$25,078$$
High School Graduate$34,000$49,254$19,792
Some College$47,267$63,649$32,167
Bachelors Degree$65,208$86,000$53,188
Graduate Degree$72,899$87,533$68,636

$51,386

Average Earnings

$65,625

Average Male

$41,595

Average Female

Spanish Fort Earnings by Educational Attainment

Spanish Fort Language by Age

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Spanish Fort Language

93.90% of Spanish Fort residents speak only English, while 6.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.25% of the population.

Spanish Fort Language

Spanish Fort Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,4193194.30%
Asian1274535.43%
Black319309.40%
Hispanic542234.24%
Other1572314.65%

4.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.41%

Male Poverty Rate

6.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Spanish Fort

The race most likely to be in poverty in Spanish Fort is Asian, with 35.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Spanish Fort is Hispanic, with 4.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.30%.

Spanish Fort Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.18%
Some College6.50%
High School3.78%
Bachelors or Greater0.57%

Spanish Fort Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed29.69%
Female Employed6.88%
Male Employed2.26%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Spanish Fort Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Spanish Fort Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$83,913$100,904
Families$115,242$127,885
Married Families$119,696-
Non Families$44,667$60,658
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Income by Household Type

Spanish Fort Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.8%

Male Marriage Rate

48.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Spanish Fort Married by Age and Sex

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Spanish Fort Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Spanish Fort Marital Status by Race

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Spanish Fort Marital Status

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645

Number of Veterans

590

Male Veterans

55

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War298
First Gulf War242
Vietnam212
Korea47
World War II8

Spanish Fort Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64264
35 to 54120
65 to 74113
75+84
18 to 3464

Spanish Fort Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White64510.88%
Hispanic389.87%

Spanish Fort Veterans by Race

Spanish Fort Veterans by Education

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2.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Spanish Fort Veterans by Education

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63.8%

Labor Force Participation

62%

Employment Rate

1.7%

Unemployment Rate

Spanish Fort Employment by Age

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Spanish Fort Employment by Race

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Spanish Fort 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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52.66%

Born in Spanish Fort

94.52%

Native Born

5.48%

Foreign Born

2.92%

Non Citizen

2.56%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.52% of Spanish Fort residents were born in the United States, with 52.66% having been born in Alabama. 2.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Spanish Fort Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219,7322592.73%
20209,4732592.81%
20199,2142592.89%
20188,9553263.78%
20178,6294084.96%
20168,2212473.10%
20157,9742523.26%
20147,7221802.39%
20137,5422613.58%
20127,2812012.84%
20117,0801532.21%
20106,9271,5042.48%
20005,4230.00%

Spanish Fort Population by Year