Troy, Alabama Population 2022

17,665
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Troy is a city located in Pike County Alabama. Troy has a 2020 population of 17,665. It is also the county seat of Pike County. Troy is currently declining at a rate of -0.18% annually and its population has decreased by -0.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,727 in 2010.

The average household income in Troy is $56,572 with a poverty rate of 26.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $740 per month, and the median house value is $160,800. The median age in Troy is 25.7 years, 26.7 years for males, and 25.1 years for females.

Troy Demographics

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

  • White: 55.89%
  • Black or African American: 38.93%
  • Asian: 3.63%
  • Two or more races: 1.21%
  • Native American: 0.27%
  • Other race: 0.08%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Troy, Alabama is 17,665 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 17,727.

Troy, Alabama Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201032,9700.00%
201133,025550.17%
201233,2151900.57%
201333,7155001.48%
201433,199-516-1.55%
201533,4962970.89%
201633,464-32-0.10%
201733,349-115-0.34%
201833,242-107-0.32%
201933,114-128-0.39%
202032,986-128-0.39%
202132,858-128-0.39%

Troy Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,61655.89%
Black or African American7,39438.93%
American Indian and Alaska Native520.27%
Asian6893.63%
Some Other Race150.08%
Two or More Races2291.21%
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Troy Population by Race

Troy Population Pyramid 2022

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Troy Median Age

26.3


Total

26.8


Male

26.1


Female

Troy Adults

There are 15,914 adults, (2,512 of whom are seniors) in Troy.

Troy Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

18.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23

Child Dependency Ratio

Troy Sex Ratio

Female

10,297

54.21%

Male

8,698

45.79%

Troy Population by Age

Troy Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Troy Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married85.9%14.1%
All51.7%48.3%
Non Family37.8%62.2%
Female34%66%

51.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Troy Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,9752.4651.7
Married2,0193.4285.9
Male635.06100
Female1,0173.8834
Non Family3,8761.5637.8

3.52

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Troy Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1951.97%
9th to 12th Grade6876.94%
High School Graduate2,58826.14%
Some College2,37423.98%
Associates Degree2532.56%
Bachelors Degree1,86918.88%
Graduate Degree1,93319.53%
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Troy Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Troy Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American555
Other Race151515
Asian180151137
White5,7625,3932,711
Hispanic1019539
Black3,7433,295883
2+ Races14311312

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%.

Troy Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,050$39,431$29,332
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$26,433$38,516$22,614
Some College$30,077$30,161$30,028
Bachelors Degree$48,387$52,616$42,841
Graduate Degree$57,143$59,279$56,042

$32,050

Average Earnings

$39,431

Average Male

$29,332

Average Female

Troy Earnings by Educational Attainment

Troy Language by Age

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Troy Language

92.11% of Troy residents speak only English, while 7.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.75% of the population.

Troy Language

Troy Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian58445277.40%
Multiple2248337.05%
Hispanic2437229.63%
Black6,7411,88928.02%
White9,4292,05721.82%
OtherNaN%

26.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.51%

Male Poverty Rate

28.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Troy

The race most likely to be in poverty in Troy is Asian, with 77.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Troy is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 41.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.16%.

Troy Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.02%
High School7.25%
Some College10.02%
Bachelors or Greater7.08%

Troy Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed11.52%
Male Unemployed48.39%
Female Employed22.09%
Female Unemployed30.16%

Troy Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Troy Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,603$61,733
Families$63,060$93,129
Married Families$91,298-
Non Families$17,778$36,161
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Income by Household Type

Troy Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

27.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

28.5%

Male Marriage Rate

25.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Troy Married by Age and Sex

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Troy Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Troy Marital Status by Race

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Troy Marital Status

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1,377

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War299
First Gulf War271
Vietnam304
Korea177
World War II65

Troy Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34263
35 to 54242
55 to 64117
65 to 74408
75+347

Troy Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7618.26%
Black4958.62%
2+ Races12181.76%
Hispanic5019.08%

Troy Veterans by Race

Troy Veterans by Education

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7.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Troy Veterans by Education

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54.2%

Labor Force Participation

51.5%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Troy Employment by Age

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Troy Employment by Race

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Troy 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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74.99%

Born in Troy

93.89%

Native Born

6.11%

Foreign Born

4.78%

Non Citizen

1.33%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.89% of Troy residents were born in the United States, with 74.99% having been born in Alabama. 4.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Troy Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18903,4490.00%
19004,0976481.74%
19104,9618641.93%
19205,6967351.39%
19306,8141,1181.81%
19407,0552410.35%
19508,5551,5001.95%
196010,2341,6791.81%
197011,4821,2481.16%
198013,1241,6421.35%
199013,051-73-0.06%
200013,9358840.66%
201018,0334,0982.61%
201118,002-31-0.17%
201217,971-31-0.17%
201317,940-31-0.17%
201417,909-31-0.17%
201517,878-31-0.17%
201617,847-31-0.17%
201717,816-31-0.17%
201817,785-31-0.17%
201917,754-31-0.17%
202017,727-27-0.15%
202117,696-31-0.17%
202217,665-31-0.18%

Troy Population by Year