Blount County, Alabama Population 2021

Blount County, Alabama's estimated population is 57,936 with a growth rate of 0.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Blount County, Alabama is the 23rd largest county inAlabama. The 2010 Population was 57,376 and has seen a growth of 0.98% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202157,936550.10%
202057,881550.10%
201957,826550.10%
201857,771-16-0.03%
201757,7872930.51%
201657,494-32-0.06%
201557,5260.00%
201457,526-93-0.16%
201357,619390.07%
201257,580200.03%
201157,5601840.32%
201057,37618,12846.19%
199039,2482,7897.65%
198036,4599,60635.77%
197026,8531,4045.52%
196025,449-3,526-12.17%
195028,975-515-1.75%
194029,4901,4705.25%
193028,0202,4829.72%
192025,5384,08219.02%
191021,456-1,663-7.19%
190023,1191,1925.44%
189021,9276,55842.67%
188015,3695,42454.54%
18709,945-920-8.47%
186010,8653,49847.48%
18507,3671,79732.26%
18405,5701,33731.59%
18304,2331,81875.28%
18202,4150.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.10% (55)
County Website
State
Founded
February 6, 1818
County Seat
2010 Population
57,376
Growth Since 2010
0.98% (560)
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Blount County, Alabama Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White55,06295.46%
Black or African American9281.61%
Two or More Races9161.59%
Some Other Race4920.85%
Asian2120.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native460.08%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander250.04%
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Blount County, Alabama Population by Race

Blount County, Alabama Population Pyramid $2021

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Blount County, Alabama Median Age

40.7


Total

40.1


Male

41.5


Female

Blount County, Alabama Adults

There are 44,292 adults, (10,326 of whom are seniors) in Blount County, Alabama.

Blount County, Alabama Age Dependency

69.8

Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Blount County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

29,186

50.60%

Male

28,495

49.40%

Blount County, Alabama Population by Age

Blount County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Blount County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family66.4%33.6%
Female69.5%30.5%
All78.8%21.2%
Male84.8%15.2%
Married86%14%

78.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Blount County, Alabama Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,8472.7478.8
Married11,9093.386
Non Family5,9731.1366.4
Female1,9293.4969.5
Male1,0364.1984.8

3.33

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

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Blount County, Alabama Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,3928.52%
9th to 12th Grade4,37110.98%
High School Graduate13,29933.42%
Some College8,53321.44%
Associates Degree4,98612.53%
Bachelors Degree3,4328.63%
Graduate Degree1,7784.47%
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Blount County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Blount County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White35,85230,0384,998
Hispanic2,6651,06552
Black60837228
2+ Races48539613
Other Race22811966
Asian13611771
Native American3725
Islander2525

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 52.21%.

Blount County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,004$44,245$31,760
Less Than 9th Grade$25,694$30,873$17,388
High School Graduate$32,500$43,297$24,300
Some College$39,641$44,839$35,556
Bachelors Degree$53,443$61,014$50,016
Graduate Degree$54,353$85,259$50,911

$39,004

Average Earnings

$44,245

Average Male

$31,760

Average Female

Blount County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Blount County, Alabama Language by Age

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Blount County, Alabama Language

91.82% of Blount County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 8.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.58% of the population.

Blount County, Alabama Language

Blount County, Alabama Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White49,6866,12612.33%
Hispanic5,3381,35925.46%
Multiple91617519.10%
Black794729.07%
Asian212157.08%
Native421433.33%
Other492132.64%

13.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.29%

Male Poverty Rate

14.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Blount County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Blount County, Alabama is Native, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Blount County, Alabama is Other, with 2.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.33%.

Blount County, Alabama Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.25%
High School11.72%
Some College10.31%
Bachelors or Greater3.32%

Blount County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed33.08%
Female Unemployed23.86%
Female Employed5.65%
Male Employed3.12%

Blount County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Blount County, Alabama Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,358$65,639
Families$62,295$76,547
Married Families$66,878-
Non Families$24,030$37,103
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Income by Household Type

Blount County, Alabama Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

58.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Blount County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

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Blount County, Alabama 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 45-54.

Blount County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

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Blount County, Alabama Marital Status

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3,417

Number of Veterans

3,136

Male Veterans

281

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,242
Second Gulf War658
First Gulf War520
Korea317
World War II78

Blount County, Alabama Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,003
75+824
35 to 54736
55 to 64658
18 to 34196

Blount County, Alabama Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,2717.70%
Hispanic1023.14%
2+ Races7713.12%
Black446.53%
Other Race238.39%
Asian21.32%

Blount County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Blount County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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5.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blount County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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49.5%

Labor Force Participation

47.7%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Blount County, Alabama Employment by Age

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Blount County, Alabama Employment by Race

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Blount County, Alabama 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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80.16%

Born in Blount County, Alabama

95.46%

Native Born

4.54%

Foreign Born

2.87%

Non Citizen

1.67%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.46% of Blount County, Alabama residents were born in the United States, with 80.16% having been born in Alabama. 2.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Blount County, Alabama Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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