Wadley, Alabama Population 2022

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Wadley is a city located in Randolph County Alabama. Wadley has a 2020 population of 641. Wadley is currently declining at a rate of -1.38% annually and its population has decreased by -2.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 659 in 2010.

The average household income in Wadley is $39,006 with a poverty rate of 33.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $377 per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Wadley is 20.3 years, 20.5 years for males, and 20.1 years for females.

Wadley Demographics

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

  • White: 55.24%
  • Black or African American: 31.80%
  • Two or more races: 11.60%
  • Native American: 0.75%
  • Other race: 0.62%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wadley, Alabama is 641 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 659.

Wadley, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White44355.24%
Black or African American25531.80%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.75%
Some Other Race50.62%
Two or More Races9311.60%
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Wadley Population by Race

Wadley Population Pyramid 2022

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Wadley Median Age

20.2


Total

19.8


Male

21.5


Female

Wadley Adults

There are 605 adults, (99 of whom are seniors) in Wadley.

Wadley Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Wadley Sex Ratio

Female

446

55.61%

Male

356

44.39%

Wadley Population by Age

Wadley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wadley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.9%22.1%
All51.1%48.9%
Female46.7%53.3%
Non Family34.1%65.9%
Male26.7%73.3%

51.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wadley Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2252.4551.1
Married773.5777.9
Male152.426.7
Female453.3146.7
Non Family881.0534.1

3.31

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

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Wadley Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5416.22%
9th to 12th Grade3610.81%
High School Graduate12036.04%
Some College236.91%
Associates Degree175.11%
Bachelors Degree6619.82%
Graduate Degree175.11%
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Wadley Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wadley Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races202018
White22519865
Hispanic11
Black8825

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 90.00%.

Wadley Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,313$30,417$23,750
Less Than 9th Grade$13,438$$
High School Graduate$30,114$30,833$
Some College$$103,438$
Bachelors Degree$38,750$$30,000
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,313

Average Earnings

$30,417

Average Male

$23,750

Average Female

Wadley Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wadley Language by Age

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Wadley Language

94.97% of Wadley residents speak only English, while 5.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.40% of the population.

Wadley Language

Wadley Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1357354.07%
White3459928.70%
OtherNaN%
Multiple721419.44%

33.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.80%

Male Poverty Rate

35.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wadley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wadley is Black, with 54.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wadley is Multiple, with 19.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 49.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.43%.

Wadley Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade80.00%
High School25.00%
Some College40.00%
Bachelors or Greater8.43%

Wadley Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed13.41%
Male Unemployed60.00%
Female Employed13.70%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Wadley Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wadley Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$20,156$35,246
Families$25,865$48,404
Married Families$56,875-
Non Families$9,048$12,468
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Income by Household Type

Wadley Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

27.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.1%

Male Marriage Rate

25.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Wadley Married by Age and Sex

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Wadley 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.

Wadley Marital Status by Race

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Wadley Marital Status

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11

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War6
Vietnam
Korea
World War II2

Wadley Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 546
55 to 642
65 to 741
75+2

Wadley Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White102.95%
2+ Races11.96%
Hispanic15.88%

Wadley Veterans by Race

Wadley Veterans by Education

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18.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wadley Veterans by Education

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31.7%

Labor Force Participation

27.2%

Employment Rate

13.9%

Unemployment Rate

Wadley Employment by Age

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Wadley Employment by Race

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Wadley 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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70.20%

Born in Wadley

96.76%

Native Born

3.24%

Foreign Born

3.12%

Non Citizen

0.12%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.76% of Wadley residents were born in the United States, with 70.20% having been born in Alabama. 3.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Wadley Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20107510.00%
2011742-9-1.20%
2012733-9-1.21%
2013724-9-1.23%
2014715-9-1.24%
2015706-9-1.26%
2016697-9-1.27%
2017688-9-1.29%
2018679-9-1.31%
2019670-9-1.33%
2020659-11-1.64%
2021650-9-1.37%
2022641-9-1.38%

Wadley Population by Year