Union Springs, Alabama Population 2021

3,326
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Union Springs is a city located in Bullock County Alabama. It is also the county seat of Bullock County. With a 2020 population of 3,326, it is the 133rd largest city in Alabama and the 5914th largest city in the United States . Union Springs is currently declining at a rate of -1.25% annually and its population has decreased by -16.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,980 in 2010. Union Springs reached it's highest population of 4,431 in 1980. Spanning over 7 miles, Union Springs has a population density of 502 people per square mile.

The average household income in Union Springs is $37,909 with a poverty rate of 48.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $659 per month, and the median house value is $69,600. The median age in Union Springs is 31.5 years, 31.2 years for males, and 37 years for females.

Union Springs Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 92.06%
  • White: 7.66%
  • Asian: 0.26%
  • Other race: 0.03%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Union Springs, Alabama is 3,326 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,452.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,980.

Union Springs, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American3,23592.06%
White2697.66%
Asian90.26%
Some Other Race10.03%
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Union Springs Population by Race

Union Springs Population Pyramid $2021

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Union Springs Median Age

31.5


Total

31.2


Male

37


Female

Union Springs Adults

There are 2,755 adults, (526 of whom are seniors) in Union Springs.

Union Springs Age Dependency

57.6

Age Dependency Ratio

23.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Union Springs Sex Ratio

Female

1,617

46.02%

Male

1,897

53.98%

Union Springs Population by Age

Union Springs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Union Springs Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married100%0%
All52.8%47.2%
Non Family42.1%57.9%
Male40.2%59.8%
Female20.5%79.5%

52.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Union Springs Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3532.5352.8
Non Family4971.3542.1
Married3892.44100
Female3654.3820.5
Male1022.0740.2

3.22

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

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Union Springs Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1386.08%
9th to 12th Grade72832.08%
High School Graduate67529.75%
Some College34515.20%
Associates Degree1325.82%
Bachelors Degree1235.42%
Graduate Degree1285.64%
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Union Springs Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Union Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1,9971,142202
White23122049
Hispanic3131
Asian99
Other Race11

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 white people with a rate of 21.21%.

Union Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,056$30,574$16,071
Less Than 9th Grade$27,229$27,402$
High School Graduate$$43,361$10,843
Some College$32,113$43,993$21,317
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$28,056

Average Earnings

$30,574

Average Male

$16,071

Average Female

Union Springs Earnings by Educational Attainment

Union Springs Language by Age

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Union Springs Language

98.41% of Union Springs residents speak only English, while 1.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.91% of the population.

Union Springs Language

Union Springs Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,2211,62450.42%
Hispanic3131100.00%
White217177.83%
Asian99100.00%
Other11100.00%

48.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

38.67%

Male Poverty Rate

59.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Union Springs

The race most likely to be in poverty in Union Springs is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Union Springs is White, with 7.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 14.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 45.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 57.27%.

Union Springs Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School43.42%
Some College39.36%
Less Than 9th Grade27.12%
Bachelors or Greater0.40%

Union Springs Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed46.85%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.12%

Union Springs Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Union Springs Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$22,290$37,909
Families$27,328$44,116
Married Families$44,530-
Non Families-$27,218
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Income by Household Type

Union Springs Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

29.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.9%

Male Marriage Rate

27.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Union Springs Married by Age and Sex

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Union Springs Marriage

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

Union Springs Marital Status by Race

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Union Springs Marital Status

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113

Number of Veterans

111

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War61
Vietnam46
Second Gulf War2
World War II
Korea

Union Springs Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5465
65 to 7432
75+10
55 to 646
18 to 34

Union Springs Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black933.76%
White207.43%

Union Springs Veterans by Race

Union Springs Veterans by Education

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13.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Union Springs Veterans by Education

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49.7%

Labor Force Participation

48.2%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Union Springs Employment by Age

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Union Springs Employment by Race

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Union Springs 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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88.05%

Born in Union Springs

98.35%

Native Born

1.65%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.65%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.35% of Union Springs residents were born in the United States, with 88.05% 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 Latin America.

Union Springs Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,326-42-1.25%
20203,368-42-1.23%
20193,410-42-1.22%
20183,452-19-0.55%
20173,471-158-4.35%
20163,629411.14%
20153,588-181-4.80%
20143,769521.40%
20133,717-60-1.59%
20123,777140.37%
20113,763-85-2.21%
20103,8481780.47%
20003,670-305-0.80%
19903,975-456-1.08%
19804,4311070.24%
19704,3246201.56%
19603,7044721.37%
19503,2321250.40%
19403,1072320.78%
19302,875-1,250-3.55%
19204,125700.17%
19104,0551,4214.41%
19002,6340.00%

Union Springs Population by Year