Wedowee, Alabama Population 2022

719
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Wedowee is a city located in Randolph County Alabama. Wedowee has a 2020 population of 719. It is also the county seat of Randolph County. Wedowee is currently declining at a rate of -1.24% annually and its population has decreased by -2.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 737 in 2010.

The average household income in Wedowee is $48,124 with a poverty rate of 21.62%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $550 per month, and the median house value is $133,900. The median age in Wedowee is 48.8 years, 48.5 years for males, and 49.4 years for females.

Wedowee Demographics

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

  • White: 61.48%
  • Black or African American: 35.83%
  • Two or more races: 2.69%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Wedowee, Alabama is 719 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 737.

Wedowee, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White52561.48%
Black or African American30635.83%
Two or More Races232.69%
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Wedowee Population by Race

Wedowee Population Pyramid 2022

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Wedowee Median Age

43.8


Total

47.3


Male

36.8


Female

Wedowee Adults

There are 627 adults, (203 of whom are seniors) in Wedowee.

Wedowee Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

47.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Wedowee Sex Ratio

Female

464

54.33%

Male

390

45.67%

Wedowee Population by Age

Wedowee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wedowee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married87.2%12.8%
All72.1%27.9%
Non Family65.7%34.3%
Female58.3%41.7%

72.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wedowee Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3652.1272.1
Married1173.0487.2
Male72.71100
Female603.5858.3
Non Family1811.0165.7

3.09

Average Family Size

2.12

Average Household Size

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Wedowee Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade396.64%
9th to 12th Grade6511.07%
High School Graduate21937.31%
Some College11519.59%
Associates Degree478.01%
Bachelors Degree6811.58%
Graduate Degree345.79%
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Wedowee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wedowee Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic302622
2+ Races23239
White34529155
Black19314716

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 hispanic people with a rate of 73.33%.

Wedowee Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,438$48,333$22,969
Less Than 9th Grade$31,250$$
High School Graduate$25,833$39,286$18,750
Some College$34,750$42,000$21,250
Bachelors Degree$60,250$88,750$31,667
Graduate Degree$$$

$33,438

Average Earnings

$48,333

Average Male

$22,969

Average Female

Wedowee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wedowee Language by Age

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Wedowee Language

93.49% of Wedowee residents speak only English, while 6.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.51% of the population.

Wedowee Language

Wedowee Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black26613651.13%
Hispanic4948.16%
White420235.48%
OtherNaN%

21.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.74%

Male Poverty Rate

26.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wedowee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wedowee is Black, with 51.13% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.06%.

Wedowee Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.81%
High School31.05%
Some College7.84%
Bachelors or Greater5.88%

Wedowee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.03%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed4.85%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Wedowee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wedowee Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$32,438$40,859
Families$48,438$55,907
Married Families$56,607-
Non Families$18,281$25,442
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Income by Household Type

Wedowee Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.1%

Male Marriage Rate

41.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Wedowee Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Wedowee Marital Status

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19

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War2
First Gulf War8
Vietnam6
Korea
World War II

Wedowee Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54
55 to 648
65 to 743
75+8

Wedowee Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White164.08%
2+ Races313.04%

Wedowee Veterans by Race

Wedowee Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

57.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wedowee Veterans by Education

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39.3%

Labor Force Participation

39%

Employment Rate

0.8%

Unemployment Rate

Wedowee Employment by Age

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Wedowee Employment by Race

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Wedowee 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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66.16%

Born in Wedowee

99.06%

Native Born

0.94%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.94%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.06% of Wedowee residents were born in the United States, with 66.16% 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 Asia.

Wedowee Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20108230.00%
2011814-9-1.09%
2012805-9-1.11%
2013796-9-1.12%
2014787-9-1.13%
2015778-9-1.14%
2016769-9-1.16%
2017760-9-1.17%
2018751-9-1.18%
2019742-9-1.20%
2020737-5-0.67%
2021728-9-1.22%
2022719-9-1.24%

Wedowee Population by Year