Valley Head, Alabama Population 2021

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Valley Head is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 547, it is the 326th largest city in Alabama and the 12928th largest city in the United States . Valley Head is currently declining at a rate of -0.18% annually and its population has decreased by -1.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 558 in 2010. Valley Head reached it's highest population of 564 in 2011. Spanning over 3 miles, Valley Head has a population density of 158 people per square mile.

The average household income in Valley Head is $41,600 with a poverty rate of 35.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $508 per month, and the median house value is $90,000. The median age in Valley Head is 39.6 years, 34.5 years for males, and 42.3 years for females.

Valley Head Demographics

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

  • White: 92.27%
  • Native American: 3.72%
  • Two or more races: 2.43%
  • Other race: 1.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.57%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Valley Head, Alabama is 547 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 550.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 558.

Valley Head, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White64592.27%
American Indian and Alaska Native263.72%
Two or More Races172.43%
Some Other Race71.00%
Black or African American40.57%
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Valley Head Population by Race

Valley Head Population Pyramid $2021

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Valley Head Median Age

39.6


Total

34.5


Male

42.3


Female

Valley Head Adults

There are 485 adults, (131 of whom are seniors) in Valley Head.

Valley Head Age Dependency

97.5

Age Dependency Ratio

37

Old Age Dependency Ratio

60.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Valley Head Sex Ratio

Female

361

51.65%

Male

338

48.35%

Valley Head Population by Age

Valley Head Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Valley Head Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.8%9.2%
All69.8%30.2%
Non Family65.6%34.4%
Male40%60%
Female37.5%62.5%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Valley Head Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2522.7769.8
Married1193.2590.8
Non Family641.3365.6
Female643.3337.5
Male52.840

3.1

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

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Valley Head Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade337.33%
9th to 12th Grade265.78%
High School Graduate19342.89%
Some College9521.11%
Associates Degree4610.22%
Bachelors Degree4510.00%
Graduate Degree122.67%
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Valley Head Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Valley Head Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White41436557
Native American2618
Hispanic144
Other Race44
Black44

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 13.77%.

Valley Head Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,333$31,196$25,921
Less Than 9th Grade$40,521$40,938$
High School Graduate$25,375$30,179$23,958
Some College$30,455$32,083$27,361
Bachelors Degree$30,625$30,625$
Graduate Degree$$$

$28,333

Average Earnings

$31,196

Average Male

$25,921

Average Female

Valley Head Earnings by Educational Attainment

Valley Head Language by Age

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Valley Head Language

94.32% of Valley Head residents speak only English, while 5.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.92% of the population.

Valley Head Language

Valley Head Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White63120332.17%
Hispanic443068.18%
Native262180.77%
Multiple1717100.00%
Other77100.00%

35.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

34.02%

Male Poverty Rate

36.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Valley Head

The race most likely to be in poverty in Valley Head is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Valley Head is White, with 32.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 45.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.62%.

Valley Head Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade57.63%
High School35.75%
Some College19.15%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Valley Head Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed69.23%
Female Unemployed58.33%
Female Employed22.73%
Male Employed19.67%

Valley Head Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Valley Head Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$35,625$41,600
Families$41,000$44,524
Married Families$53,393-
Non Families$22,083$30,727
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Income by Household Type

Valley Head Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.4%

Male Marriage Rate

40.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Valley Head Married by Age and Sex

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Valley Head 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 45-54.

Valley Head Marital Status by Race

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Valley Head Marital Status

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54

Number of Veterans

52

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam20
Second Gulf War6
Korea4
First Gulf War4
World War II

Valley Head Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7423
55 to 6418
75+9
18 to 344
35 to 54

Valley Head Veterans by Age

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Valley Head Veterans by Race

Valley Head Veterans by Education

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16.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Valley Head Veterans by Education

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52.1%

Labor Force Participation

42.9%

Employment Rate

17.7%

Unemployment Rate

Valley Head Employment by Age

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Valley Head Employment by Race

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Valley Head 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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62.52%

Born in Valley Head

98.00%

Native Born

2.00%

Foreign Born

0.57%

Non Citizen

1.43%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.00% of Valley Head residents were born in the United States, with 62.52% having been born in Alabama. 0.57% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Valley Head Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021547-1-0.18%
2020548-1-0.18%
2019549-1-0.18%
2018550-3-0.54%
20175530.00%
201655310.18%
2015552-2-0.36%
2014554-2-0.36%
2013556-1-0.18%
2012557-7-1.24%
201156471.26%
20105570.00%

Valley Head Population by Year