Tuskegee, Alabama Population 2022

9,301
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Tuskegee is a city located in Macon County Alabama. Tuskegee has a 2020 population of 9,301. It is also the county seat of Macon County. Tuskegee is currently declining at a rate of -0.50% annually and its population has decreased by -1.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,395 in 2010.

The average household income in Tuskegee is $46,374 with a poverty rate of 28.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $598 per month, and the median house value is $81,300. The median age in Tuskegee is 26.4 years, 25.6 years for males, and 28.2 years for females.

Tuskegee Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 96.79%
  • White: 2.24%
  • Two or more races: 0.57%
  • Asian: 0.31%
  • Native American: 0.09%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Tuskegee, Alabama is 9,301 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 9,395.

Tuskegee, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1892.24%
Black or African American8,17296.79%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.09%
Asian260.31%
Two or More Races480.57%
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Tuskegee Population by Race

Tuskegee Population Pyramid 2022

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Tuskegee Median Age

26.2


Total

25.8


Male

27.2


Female

Tuskegee Adults

There are 6,994 adults, (1,369 of whom are seniors) in Tuskegee.

Tuskegee Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Tuskegee Sex Ratio

Female

4,916

58.23%

Male

3,527

41.77%

Tuskegee Population by Age

Tuskegee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Tuskegee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.2%15.8%
Male65.1%34.9%
All49.3%50.7%
Non Family40.5%59.5%
Female34.2%65.8%

49.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tuskegee Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1801.9949.3
Married7082.784.2
Male1092.8465.1
Female8812.7934.2
Non Family1,4821.1240.5

2.68

Average Family Size

1.99

Average Household Size

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Tuskegee Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade972.18%
9th to 12th Grade63414.28%
High School Graduate1,06523.98%
Some College1,16626.26%
Associates Degree2996.73%
Bachelors Degree70315.83%
Graduate Degree47710.74%
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Tuskegee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Tuskegee Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American886
2+ Races212115
Black4,3093,6011,154
White90795
Asian131
Hispanic7

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 75.00%.

Tuskegee Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,938$31,504$27,063
Less Than 9th Grade$22,841$24,091$21,927
High School Graduate$30,427$30,550$30,216
Some College$24,099$33,571$23,140
Bachelors Degree$47,104$46,071$52,774
Graduate Degree$55,357$$56,250

$29,938

Average Earnings

$31,504

Average Male

$27,063

Average Female

Tuskegee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Tuskegee Language by Age

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Tuskegee Language

96.60% of Tuskegee residents speak only English, while 3.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.21% of the population.

Tuskegee Language

Tuskegee Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian131292.31%
Multiple481735.42%
Black6,1831,75428.37%
White38513.16%
OtherNaN%

28.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.10%

Male Poverty Rate

29.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tuskegee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tuskegee is Asian, with 92.31% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 50.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.21%.

Tuskegee Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.91%
High School30.29%
Some College21.58%
Bachelors or Greater2.55%

Tuskegee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed22.32%
Male Unemployed11.90%
Female Employed15.00%
Female Unemployed81.18%

Tuskegee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Tuskegee Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$28,629$49,196
Families$49,301$64,668
Married Families$77,500-
Non Families$20,150$29,309
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Income by Household Type

Tuskegee Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

20.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

25.6%

Male Marriage Rate

17.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Tuskegee Married by Age and Sex

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Tuskegee 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.

Tuskegee Marital Status by Race

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Tuskegee Marital Status

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467

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War47
First Gulf War83
Vietnam239
Korea44
World War II11

Tuskegee Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3412
35 to 5473
55 to 64132
65 to 74149
75+101

Tuskegee Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3521.34%
Black4226.29%
Native American225.00%
Asian13.85%
2+ Races717.50%

Tuskegee Veterans by Race

Tuskegee Veterans by Education

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7.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tuskegee Veterans by Education

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50.7%

Labor Force Participation

44.6%

Employment Rate

10.8%

Unemployment Rate

Tuskegee Employment by Age

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Tuskegee Employment by Race

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Tuskegee 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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68.06%

Born in Tuskegee

99.40%

Native Born

0.60%

Foreign Born

0.25%

Non Citizen

0.36%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.40% of Tuskegee residents were born in the United States, with 68.06% having been born in Alabama. 0.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Tuskegee Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19102,8030.00%
19303,3145110.84%
19403,9376231.74%
19506,7122,7755.48%
19607,0092970.43%
197011,0284,0194.64%
198013,3272,2991.91%
199012,257-1,070-0.83%
200011,846-411-0.34%
20109,865-1,981-1.81%
20119,818-47-0.48%
20129,771-47-0.48%
20139,724-47-0.48%
20149,677-47-0.48%
20159,630-47-0.49%
20169,583-47-0.49%
20179,536-47-0.49%
20189,489-47-0.49%
20199,442-47-0.50%
20209,395-47-0.50%
20219,348-47-0.50%
20229,301-47-0.50%

Tuskegee Population by Year