Sweet Water, Alabama Population 2020

235

Sweet Water is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 235, it is the 394th largest city in Alabama and the 16162nd largest city in the United States. Sweet Water is currently declining at a rate of -1.26% annually and its population has decreased by -8.91% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 258 in 2010. Sweet Water reached it's highest population of 266 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Sweet Water has a population density of 100 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sweet Water is $103,258 with a poverty rate of 7.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $122,900. The median age in Sweet Water is 33.5 years, 40.5 years for males, and 23.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.0 males.

Sweet Water Demographics

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

  • White: 89.57%
  • Black or African American: 10.43%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Sweet Water, Alabama is 235, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 241.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 258.

Sweet Water, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White29289.57%
Black or African American3410.43%

Sweet Water Population Pyramid 2020

Sweet Water Median Age

33.5


Total

40.5


Male

23.5


Female

Sweet Water Adults

There are 207 adults, (39 of whom are seniors) in Sweet Water.

Sweet Water Age Dependency

94

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

70.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Sweet Water Sex Ratio

Female

163

50.00%

Male

163

50.00%

Sweet Water Households and Families

Sweet Water Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sweet Water Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married100%0%
All97.9%2.1%
Non Family88.2%11.8%

97.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All953.4397.9
Married743.95100
Non Family171.2988.2
Male32.33100
Female15100

3.9

Average Family Size

3.43

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sweet Water Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade10.55%
9th to 12th Grade84.40%
High School Graduate5731.32%
Some College3318.13%
Associates Degree158.24%
Bachelors Degree5630.77%
Graduate Degree126.59%

Sweet Water Educational Attainment by Race

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 white people with a rate of 42.24%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,984$76,250$
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$32,083$50,000$16,458
Some College$43,646$44,167$
Bachelors Degree$$83,688$
Graduate Degree$58,125$$56,875

$43,984

Average Earnings

$76,250

Average Male

$

Average Female

Sweet Water Language

Sweet Water Language by Age

Sweet Water Language

100.00% of Sweet Water 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.

Sweet Water Poverty

Sweet Water Poverty by Race

7.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.29%

Male Poverty Rate

11.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sweet Water

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sweet Water is Black, with 14.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sweet Water is White, with 6.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.61%.

Name Poverty
High School22.81%
Less Than High School11.11%
Some College4.17%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed55.56%
Male Employed2.67%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Sweet Water Income

Sweet Water Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$75,417$103,258
Families$85,000$80,476
Married Families$86,667-
Non Families$28,750$207,788

Sweet Water Marital Status

Sweet Water Marital Status

Marriage Rates

65.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.7%

Male Marriage Rate

64.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Sweet Water Married by Age and Sex

Sweet Water 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.

Sweet Water Marital Status by Race

Sweet Water Veterans

14

Number of Veterans

14

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam4
First Gulf War4
World War II2
Korea1
Second Gulf War1

$Sweet Water Veterans by Education

21.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sweet Water Employment Status

63%

Labor Force Participation

58.4%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Sweet Water 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

72.09%

Born in Alabama

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Sweet Water residents were born in the United States, with 72.09% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020235-3-1.26%
2019238-3-1.24%
2018241-4-1.63%
2017245-3-1.21%
2016248-1-0.40%
2015249-3-1.19%
2014252-2-0.79%
2013254-3-1.17%
2012257-4-1.53%
2011261-5-1.88%
20102660.00%