Waldo, Alabama Population 2021

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Waldo is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 272, it is the 385th largest city in Alabama and the 15668th largest city in the United States . Waldo is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -3.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 283 in 2010. Waldo reached it's highest population of 276 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Waldo has a population density of 97 people per square mile.

The average household income in Waldo is $40,818 with a poverty rate of 16.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $825 per month, and the median house value is $62,000. The median age in Waldo is 46.8 years, 46.8 years for males, and 46.6 years for females.

Waldo Demographics

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

  • White: 53.62%
  • Black or African American: 44.26%
  • Two or more races: 2.13%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Waldo, Alabama is 272 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 272.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 283.

Waldo, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12653.62%
Black or African American10444.26%
Two or More Races52.13%
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Waldo Population by Race

Waldo Population Pyramid $2021

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Waldo Median Age

46.8


Total

46.8


Male

46.6


Female

Waldo Adults

There are 199 adults, (40 of whom are seniors) in Waldo.

Waldo Age Dependency

47.8

Age Dependency Ratio

25.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Waldo Sex Ratio

Female

115

48.94%

Male

120

51.06%

Waldo Population by Age

Waldo Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Waldo Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female89.5%10.5%
Non Family83.7%16.3%
All81.8%18.2%
Married72.5%27.5%

81.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Waldo Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1102.1481.8
Non Family431.3383.7
Married402.372.5
Female193.5389.5
Male82.38100

2.66

Average Family Size

2.14

Average Household Size

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Waldo Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade137.22%
9th to 12th Grade137.22%
High School Graduate6938.33%
Some College3921.67%
Associates Degree2614.44%
Bachelors Degree168.89%
Graduate Degree42.22%
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Waldo Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Waldo Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 85.71%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 11.46%.

Waldo Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,500$21,771$36,563
Less Than 9th Grade$2,500$2,500$
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$21,250$21,354$
Bachelors Degree$40,625$47,500$36,563
Graduate Degree$$$

$22,500

Average Earnings

$21,771

Average Male

$36,563

Average Female

Waldo Earnings by Educational Attainment

Waldo Language by Age

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Waldo Language

99.57% of Waldo residents speak only English, while 0.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.43% of the population.

Waldo Language

Waldo Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1042120.19%
White1241310.48%
Multiple55100.00%

16.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.10%

Male Poverty Rate

17.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Waldo

The race most likely to be in poverty in Waldo is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Waldo is White, with 10.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 40.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.28%.

Waldo Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College21.54%
Less Than 9th Grade11.54%
High School5.80%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Waldo Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed9.68%
Female Employed4.76%

Waldo Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Waldo Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,786$40,818
Families$40,625$50,145
Married Families$57,500-
Non Families$20,625$26,286
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Income by Household Type

Waldo Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.4%

Male Marriage Rate

38.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Waldo Married by Age and Sex

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Waldo 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.

Waldo Marital Status by Race

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Waldo Marital Status

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10

Number of Veterans

10

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3
World War II2
Korea1
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Waldo Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 644
75+3
65 to 743
35 to 54
18 to 34

Waldo Veterans by Age

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Waldo Veterans by Race

Waldo Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waldo Veterans by Education

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54.9%

Labor Force Participation

51%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Waldo Employment by Age

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Waldo Employment by Race

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Waldo 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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84.26%

Born in Waldo

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Waldo residents were born in the United States, with 84.26% 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 Europe.

Waldo Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212720.00%
20202720.00%
20192720.00%
201827210.37%
20172710.00%
2016271-2-0.73%
2015273-2-0.73%
201427510.36%
2013274-1-0.36%
201227510.36%
2011274-2-0.72%
20102760.00%

Waldo Population by Year