Wedowee, Alabama Population 2024

756

Wedowee is a city located in Randolph County Alabama. Wedowee has a 2024 population of 756. It is also the county seat of Randolph County.Wedowee is currently growing at a rate of 0.8% annually and its population has increased by 2.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 740 in 2020.

The average household income in Wedowee is $48,786 with a poverty rate of 18.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Wedowee is 43.8 years, 47.1 years for males, and 37.5 years for females.

Wedowee Demographics

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

  • White: 57.4%
  • Black or African American: 40.4%
  • Other race: 0.88%
  • Two or more races: 0.77%
  • Native American: 0.55%
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
State
Alabama
Land Area (mi²)
3.5 sq mi
Density (mi²)
216.40/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
2.16% (16)
The current population of Wedowee, Alabama is 756 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 740.

Wedowee, Alabama Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White52057.4%
Black or African American36640.4%
Other race80.88%
Two or more races70.77%
Native American50.55%
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Black or African American

Other race

Two or more races

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Wedowee Population by Race

Wedowee Population Pyramid 2024

Wedowee Median Age

43.8

Total

47.1

Male

37.5

Female

Wedowee Adults

There are 643 adults, (187 of whom are seniors) in Wedowee.

Wedowee Age Dependency

98.7

Age Dependency Ratio

41

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Wedowee Sex Ratio

Female49154.19%
Male41545.81%

Wedowee Population by Age

Wedowee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All3692.2863.436.6
Non Family176048.351.7
Married1143.3681.618.4
Female633.5763.536.5
Male163.691000
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3.37

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

63.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Wedowee Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Wedowee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wedowee Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 68%.

Wedowee Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$34,554

Average Earnings

$37,292

Average Male

$33,182

Average Female

Wedowee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wedowee Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Wedowee Language

91.98% of Wedowee residents speak only English, while 8.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.02% of the population.

Wedowee Language

Wedowee Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Black31912137.93%
White433255.77%
Hispanic7179.86%
Other8337.5%
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18.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.92%

Male Poverty Rate

20.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wedowee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wedowee is Black, with 37.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wedowee is White, with 5.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was . Among those working part-time, it was 14.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.96%.

Wedowee Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School39.67%
Less Than 9th Grade16.15%
Bachelors or Greater5.93%
Some College2.54%
showing: 4 rows

Wedowee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed60%
Male Employed3.93%
Female Employed
Female Unemployed
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Wedowee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wedowee Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Wedowee Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

38.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.9%

Male Marriage Rate

38.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Wedowee Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Wedowee 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.

Wedowee Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Wedowee Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

19

Number of Veterans

17

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

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Wedowee Veterans by War

count

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Wedowee Veterans by Age

count

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Wedowee Veterans by Race

Wedowee Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wedowee Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

41.9%

Labor Force Participation

41.1%

Employment Rate

1.8%

Unemployment Rate

Wedowee Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Wedowee Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Wedowee Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

64.13%

Born in Wedowee

98.79%

Native Born

1.21%

Foreign Born

0.33%

Non Citizen

0.88%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.79% of Wedowee residents were born in the United States, with 64.13% having been born in Alabama. 0.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wedowee Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202978660.77%
202878060.78%
202777460.78%
202676860.79%
202576260.79%
202475660.8%
202375060.81%
202274460.81%
2021738-2-0.27%
2020740-59-7.38%
2019799
2018799-1-0.12%
201780030.38%
2016797-5-0.62%
201580270.88%
2014795-9-1.12%
2013804-1-0.12%
2012805-8-0.98%
2011813-10-1.22%
2010823
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Wedowee Population by Year