Spanish Fort, Alabama Population 2020

9,807

Spanish Fort is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 9,807, it is the 63rd largest city in Alabama and the 3137th largest city in the United States. Spanish Fort is currently growing at a rate of 4.37% annually and its population has increased by 44.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,798 in 2010. Spanning over 35 miles, Spanish Fort has a population density of 324 people per square mile.

The average household income in Spanish Fort is $91,427 with a poverty rate of 5.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,163 per month, and the median house value is $254,600. The median age in Spanish Fort is 39.5 years, 39.8 years for males, and 38.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 81.7 males.

Spanish Fort Demographics

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

  • White: 85.85%
  • Black or African American: 5.81%
  • Two or more races: 4.35%
  • Other race: 2.04%
  • Asian: 1.75%
  • Native American: 0.19%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Spanish Fort, Alabama is 9,807, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,985.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,798.

Spanish Fort, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,14685.85%
Black or African American4845.81%
Two or More Races3624.35%
Some Other Race1702.04%
Asian1461.75%
American Indian and Alaska Native160.19%

Spanish Fort Population Pyramid 2020

Spanish Fort Median Age

39.5


Total

39.8


Male

38.3


Female

Spanish Fort Adults

There are 6,305 adults, (1,166 of whom are seniors) in Spanish Fort.

Spanish Fort Age Dependency

62

Age Dependency Ratio

22.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Spanish Fort Sex Ratio

Female

4,582

55.05%

Male

3,742

44.95%

Spanish Fort Households and Families

Spanish Fort Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Spanish Fort Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.4%22.6%
All61.4%38.6%
Female51.3%48.7%
Non Family45.4%54.6%
Male39.5%60.5%

61.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,3042.5161.4
Married1,6473.4577.4
Non Family1,3491.2745.4
Female1562.9751.3
Male1522.8939.5

3.35

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Spanish Fort Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade981.77%
9th to 12th Grade1893.41%
High School Graduate1,10319.90%
Some College1,24322.42%
Associates Degree4578.24%
Bachelors Degree1,68230.34%
Graduate Degree77213.92%

Spanish Fort Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,8384,6092,198
Black28422692
Hispanic18718774
Other Race14614643
Multiple Races128128
Asian919174
Native American161616

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,857$64,308$43,815
Less Than High School$30,724$31,645$
High School Grad$33,717$45,912$
Some College$46,883$69,082$35,363
Bachelors Degree$60,903$72,321$53,830
Graduate Degree$56,797$$55,495

$51,857

Average Earnings

$64,308

Average Male

$43,815

Average Female

Spanish Fort Language

Spanish Fort Language by Age

Spanish Fort Language

94.14% of Spanish Fort residents speak only English, while 5.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.32% of the population.

Spanish Fort Poverty

Spanish Fort Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,9943404.86%
Black4845711.78%
Asian1465537.67%
Hispanic290248.28%
Other1702414.12%

5.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.31%

Male Poverty Rate

7.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Spanish Fort

The race most likely to be in poverty in Spanish Fort is Asian, with 37.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Spanish Fort is White, with 4.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.98%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.21%
High School7.73%
Some College5.59%
Bachelors or Greater2.44%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed20.25%
Female Employed8.87%
Male Employed2.30%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Spanish Fort Income

Spanish Fort Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$77,075$91,427
Families$109,049$116,804
Married Families$111,599-
Non Families$43,138$54,399

Spanish Fort Marital Status

Spanish Fort Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

48.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Spanish Fort Married by Age and Sex

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

Spanish Fort Veterans

792

Number of Veterans

618

Male Veterans

174

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War277
Vietnam261
First Gulf War259
Korea47
World War II9

$Spanish Fort Veterans by Education

2.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Spanish Fort Employment Status

65.5%

Labor Force Participation

63.3%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Spanish Fort 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

52.22%

Born in Alabama

92.19%

Native Born

7.81%

Foreign Born

5.66%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.19% of Spanish Fort residents were born in the United States, with 52.22% having been born in Alabama. 5.66% 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
20209,8074114.37%
20199,3964114.57%
20188,9853333.85%
20178,6524114.99%
20168,2412513.14%
20157,9902573.32%
20147,7331832.42%
20137,5502623.59%
20127,2882052.89%
20117,0831532.21%
20106,9301,5072.48%
20005,4230.00%