Tarrant, Alabama Population 2020

6,048

Tarrant is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 6,048, it is the 93rd largest city in Alabama and the 4264th largest city in the United States. Tarrant is currently declining at a rate of -0.90% annually and its population has decreased by -5.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,397 in 2010. Tarrant reached it's highest population of 8,148 in 1980. Spanning over 6 miles, Tarrant has a population density of 948 people per square mile.

The average household income in Tarrant is $45,368 with a poverty rate of 29.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $767 per month, and the median house value is $76,000. The median age in Tarrant is 37.1 years, 32 years for males, and 41.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.6 males.

Tarrant Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 54.14%
  • White: 31.46%
  • Other race: 10.99%
  • Native American: 1.29%
  • Asian: 0.80%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.68%
  • Two or more races: 0.64%
The current population of Tarrant, Alabama is 6,048, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,158.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,397.

Tarrant, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American3,36354.14%
White1,95431.46%
Some Other Race68310.99%
American Indian and Alaska Native801.29%
Asian500.80%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander420.68%
Two or More Races400.64%

Tarrant Population Pyramid 2020

Tarrant Median Age

37.1


Total

32


Male

41.4


Female

Tarrant Adults

There are 4,836 adults, (941 of whom are seniors) in Tarrant.

Tarrant Age Dependency

59.5

Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Tarrant Sex Ratio

Female

3,226

51.93%

Male

2,986

48.07%

Tarrant Households and Families

Tarrant Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tarrant Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.5%13.5%
Male58.6%41.4%
All49.8%50.2%
Non Family45.4%54.6%
Female24.2%75.8%

49.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1832.7749.8
Non Family9541.4245.4
Female6244.4924.2
Married5353.186.5
Male703.3958.6

3.6

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

8.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tarrant Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4089.73%
9th to 12th Grade42110.04%
High School Graduate1,68140.10%
Some College1,04124.83%
Associates Degree2385.68%
Bachelors Degree3097.37%
Graduate Degree942.24%

Tarrant Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black2,0731,773160
White1,6521,381171
Hispanic3227042
Other Race28112738
Multiple Races404030
Native American39
Asian2727
Islander159

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 multiple races people with a rate of 75.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,717$30,496$21,178
Less Than High School$16,967$24,183$11,250
High School Grad$30,391$34,688$21,713
Some College$25,564$43,750$21,347
Bachelors Degree$32,177$$32,016
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,717

Average Earnings

$30,496

Average Male

$21,178

Average Female

Tarrant Language

Tarrant Language by Age

Tarrant Language

88.44% of Tarrant residents speak only English, while 11.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.39% of the population.

Tarrant Poverty

Tarrant Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,28598630.02%
Hispanic61243470.92%
White1,78034619.44%
Other68331846.56%
Native805872.50%
Islander42921.43%
Asian45817.78%

29.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.42%

Male Poverty Rate

30.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tarrant

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tarrant is Native, with 72.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tarrant is Asian, with 17.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 43.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.25%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater35.83%
Less Than High School34.54%
High School21.26%
Some College19.65%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed82.76%
Female Employed20.13%
Male Unemployed16.58%
Male Employed10.89%

Tarrant Income

Tarrant Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,981$45,368
Families$31,573$52,312
Married Families$37,008-
Non Families$22,885$30,717

Tarrant Marital Status

Tarrant Marital Status

Marriage Rates

28.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.2%

Male Marriage Rate

26.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Tarrant Married by Age and Sex

Tarrant Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Tarrant Marital Status by Race

Tarrant Veterans

222

Number of Veterans

200

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam89
First Gulf War31
Korea27
Second Gulf War9
World War II

$Tarrant Veterans by Education

12.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tarrant Employment Status

54%

Labor Force Participation

48.8%

Employment Rate

9.6%

Unemployment Rate

Tarrant 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

81.02%

Born in Alabama

92.64%

Native Born

7.36%

Foreign Born

5.26%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.64% of Tarrant residents were born in the United States, with 81.02% having been born in Alabama. 5.26% 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
20206,048-55-0.90%
20196,103-55-0.89%
20186,158-38-0.61%
20176,196-55-0.88%
20166,251610.99%
20156,190-45-0.72%
20146,235-35-0.56%
20136,270-41-0.65%
20126,311-39-0.61%
20116,350-30-0.47%
20106,380-642-0.95%
20007,022-1,024-1.35%
19908,046-102-0.13%
19808,1481,3131.77%
19706,835-975-1.32%
19607,8102390.31%
19507,5717381.03%
19406,833-508-0.71%
19307,3410.00%