West Blocton, Alabama Population 2022

1,213
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West Blocton is a city located in Bibb County Alabama. West Blocton has a 2020 population of 1,213. West Blocton is currently declining at a rate of -0.16% annually and its population has decreased by -0.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,217 in 2010.

The average household income in West Blocton is $45,079 with a poverty rate of 15.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $791 per month, and the median house value is $87,400. The median age in West Blocton is 48 years, 47.2 years for males, and 48.7 years for females.

West Blocton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of West Bloctonwas:

  • White: 89.57%
  • Black or African American: 9.52%
  • Two or more races: 0.92%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of West Blocton, Alabama is 1,213 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,217.

West Blocton, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,07389.57%
Black or African American1149.52%
Two or More Races110.92%
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West Blocton Population by Race

West Blocton Population Pyramid 2022

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West Blocton Median Age

46.8


Total

47.3


Male

46.3


Female

West Blocton Adults

There are 1,021 adults, (259 of whom are seniors) in West Blocton.

West Blocton Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Child Dependency Ratio

West Blocton Sex Ratio

Female

612

51.09%

Male

586

48.91%

West Blocton Population by Age

West Blocton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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West Blocton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married83%17%
Male81.4%18.6%
All80.3%19.7%
Non Family70.2%29.8%

80.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

West Blocton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4162.8880.3
Married2063.5183
Male433.7981.4
Female364.89100
Non Family1311.0470.2

3.64

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

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West Blocton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade798.46%
9th to 12th Grade737.82%
High School Graduate40743.58%
Some College25126.87%
Associates Degree656.96%
Bachelors Degree525.57%
Graduate Degree70.75%
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West Blocton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

West Blocton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White83472159
Black8361
Hispanic17

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.45%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 7.07%.

West Blocton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,806$61,250$16,567
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$115,125$20,529
Some College$$59,000$16,250
Bachelors Degree$51,250$$
Graduate Degree$76,250$$

$31,806

Average Earnings

$61,250

Average Male

$16,567

Average Female

West Blocton Earnings by Educational Attainment

West Blocton Language by Age

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West Blocton Language

97.59% of West Blocton residents speak only English, while 2.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.41% of the population.

West Blocton Language

West Blocton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3030100.00%
Black1143228.07%
White1,04312211.70%
OtherNaN%

15.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.33%

Male Poverty Rate

16.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in West Blocton

The race most likely to be in poverty in West Blocton is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.44%.

West Blocton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.87%
High School11.79%
Some College13.92%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

West Blocton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.37%
Male Unemployed16.67%
Female Employed12.73%
Female Unemployed0.00%

West Blocton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

West Blocton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,667$46,606
Families$39,594$56,634
Married Families$39,545-
Non Families$15,234$22,758
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Income by Household Type

West Blocton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.9%

Male Marriage Rate

39.5%

Female Marriage Rate

West Blocton Married by Age and Sex

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West Blocton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

West Blocton Marital Status by Race

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West Blocton Marital Status

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74

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War19
Vietnam17
Korea22
World War II10

West Blocton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5416
55 to 6412
65 to 7412
75+34

West Blocton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White717.90%
Black32.63%

West Blocton Veterans by Race

West Blocton Veterans by Education

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17.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

West Blocton Veterans by Education

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39.9%

Labor Force Participation

36.2%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

West Blocton Employment by Age

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West Blocton Employment by Race

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West Blocton 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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82.55%

Born in West Blocton

98.50%

Native Born

1.50%

Foreign Born

1.50%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.50% of West Blocton residents were born in the United States, with 82.55% having been born in Alabama. 1.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

West Blocton Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,2400.00%
20111,238-2-0.16%
20121,236-2-0.16%
20131,234-2-0.16%
20141,232-2-0.16%
20151,230-2-0.16%
20161,228-2-0.16%
20171,226-2-0.16%
20181,224-2-0.16%
20191,222-2-0.16%
20201,217-5-0.41%
20211,215-2-0.16%
20221,213-2-0.16%

West Blocton Population by Year