Waldo, Alabama Population 2020

270

Waldo is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 270, it is the 385th largest city in Alabama and the 15700th largest city in the United States. Waldo is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -4.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 283 in 2010. Waldo reached it's highest population of 279 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Waldo has a population density of 96 people per square mile.

The average household income in Waldo is $41,623 with a poverty rate of 15.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $719 per month, and the median house value is $65,300. The median age in Waldo is 46.7 years, 46.7 years for males, and 45.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 108.8 males.

Waldo Demographics

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

  • White: 59.39%
  • Black or African American: 38.70%
  • Two or more races: 1.92%
  • 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 270, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 270.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 283.

Waldo, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15559.39%
Black or African American10138.70%
Two or More Races51.92%

Waldo Population Pyramid 2020

Waldo Median Age

46.7


Total

46.7


Male

45.5


Female

Waldo Adults

There are 210 adults, (41 of whom are seniors) in Waldo.

Waldo Age Dependency

54.4

Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Waldo Sex Ratio

Female

125

47.89%

Male

136

52.11%

Waldo Households and Families

Waldo Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Waldo Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Non Family87.5%12.5%
Female85.7%14.3%
All82%18%
Married73.5%26.5%

82.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1112.3582
Married492.7173.5
Non Family401.2887.5
Female144.1485.7
Male82.38100

2.96

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Waldo Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade115.58%
9th to 12th Grade2412.18%
High School Graduate7940.10%
Some College3618.27%
Associates Degree2211.17%
Bachelors Degree2010.15%
Graduate Degree52.54%

Waldo Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 83.33%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 13.10%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,000$21,944$38,750
Less Than High School$2,500$2,500$
High School Grad$$38,750$
Some College$21,591$21,250$
Bachelors Degree$41,250$41,875$40,625
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,000

Average Earnings

$21,944

Average Male

$38,750

Average Female

Waldo Language

Waldo Language by Age

Waldo Language

99.60% of Waldo residents speak only English, while 0.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.40% of the population.

Waldo Poverty

Waldo Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1531711.11%
Black1011716.83%
Multiple55100.00%

15.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.67%

Male Poverty Rate

14.40%

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 11.11% 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 25.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.72%.

Name Poverty
Some College22.41%
Less Than High School20.00%
High School5.06%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed75.00%
Male Employed5.80%
Female Employed4.35%

Waldo Income

Waldo Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,708$41,623
Families$44,063$52,299
Married Families$62,708-
Non Families$17,500$22,675

Waldo Marital Status

Waldo Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.4%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Waldo Married by Age and Sex

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

Waldo Veterans

11

Number of Veterans

11

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3
World War II1
Korea1
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$Waldo Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waldo Employment Status

57.3%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Waldo Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

90.42%

Born in Alabama

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Waldo residents were born in the United States, with 90.42% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202700.00%
20192700.00%
2018270-2-0.74%
20172720.00%
2016272-2-0.73%
2015274-2-0.72%
2014276-1-0.36%
2013277-1-0.36%
201227810.36%
2011277-2-0.72%
20102790.00%