Sumiton, Alabama Population 2022

2,428
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Sumiton is a city located in Walker County Alabama. Sumiton has a 2020 population of 2,428. Sumiton is currently declining at a rate of -0.33% annually and its population has decreased by -0.65% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,444 in 2010.

The average household income in Sumiton is $68,603 with a poverty rate of 12.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $607 per month, and the median house value is $133,600. The median age in Sumiton is 42.2 years, 45.9 years for males, and 39 years for females.

Sumiton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sumitonwas:

  • White: 91.53%
  • Black or African American: 7.08%
  • Two or more races: 1.39%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Sumiton, Alabama is 2,428 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,444.

Sumiton, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,30191.53%
Black or African American1787.08%
Two or More Races351.39%
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Sumiton Population by Race

Sumiton Population Pyramid 2022

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Sumiton Median Age

46.3


Total

48.9


Male

44.3


Female

Sumiton Adults

There are 2,085 adults, (507 of whom are seniors) in Sumiton.

Sumiton Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Sumiton Sex Ratio

Female

1,358

54.02%

Male

1,156

45.98%

Sumiton Population by Age

Sumiton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sumiton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married95%5%
All74.6%25.4%
Male71.4%28.6%
Non Family58%42%
Female43.4%56.6%

74.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sumiton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0812.2774.6
Married5172.8895
Male492.8671.4
Female1292.8743.4
Non Family3861.1958

2.83

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

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Sumiton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade573.03%
9th to 12th Grade22912.16%
High School Graduate66035.05%
Some College56329.90%
Associates Degree20911.10%
Bachelors Degree1015.36%
Graduate Degree643.40%
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Sumiton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sumiton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic141414
Black13013018
White1,7381,452133
2+ Races11

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

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

Sumiton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,361$41,526$32,639
Less Than 9th Grade$36,250$36,707$21,563
High School Graduate$31,406$48,500$27,500
Some College$40,750$41,276$33,611
Bachelors Degree$61,000$61,417$
Graduate Degree$62,292$$63,750

$40,361

Average Earnings

$41,526

Average Male

$32,639

Average Female

Sumiton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sumiton Language by Age

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Sumiton Language

100.00% of Sumiton residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Sumiton Language

Sumiton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,24129413.12%
Black165137.88%
OtherNaN%
Multiple351028.57%

12.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.56%

Male Poverty Rate

15.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sumiton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sumiton is White, with 13.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sumiton is Multiple, with 28.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.88%.

Sumiton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.08%
High School10.02%
Some College7.77%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Sumiton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.85%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed7.21%
Female Unemployed33.33%

Sumiton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sumiton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,139$73,171
Families$61,402$91,158
Married Families$78,125-
Non Families$35,887$40,541
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Income by Household Type

Sumiton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

47.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Sumiton Married by Age and Sex

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Sumiton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Sumiton Marital Status by Race

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Sumiton Marital Status

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168

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War34
First Gulf War30
Vietnam86
Korea6
World War II4

Sumiton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3411
35 to 5437
55 to 6420
65 to 7463
75+37

Sumiton Veterans by Age

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Sumiton Veterans by Race

Sumiton Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sumiton Veterans by Education

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59.7%

Labor Force Participation

56.3%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Sumiton Employment by Age

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Sumiton Employment by Race

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Sumiton 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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84.45%

Born in Sumiton

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Sumiton residents were born in the United States, with 84.45% having been born in Alabama. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Sumiton Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19802,8150.00%
19902,604-211-0.78%
20002,665610.23%
20102,520-145-0.56%
20112,512-8-0.32%
20122,504-8-0.32%
20132,496-8-0.32%
20142,488-8-0.32%
20152,480-8-0.32%
20162,472-8-0.32%
20172,464-8-0.32%
20182,456-8-0.32%
20192,448-8-0.33%
20202,444-4-0.16%
20212,436-8-0.33%
20222,428-8-0.33%

Sumiton Population by Year