Calhoun County, Alabama Population 2021

Calhoun County, Alabama's estimated population is 112,153 with a growth rate of -0.64% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Calhoun County, Alabama is the 10th largest county in Alabama. The 2010 Population was 118,408 and has seen a growth of -5.28% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021112,153-726-0.64%
2020112,879-726-0.64%
2019113,605-726-0.63%
2018114,331-379-0.33%
2017114,710-263-0.23%
2016114,973-496-0.43%
2015115,469-448-0.39%
2014115,917-554-0.48%
2013116,471-719-0.61%
2012117,190-554-0.47%
2011117,744-664-0.56%
2010118,4082,3742.05%
1990116,034-3,727-3.11%
1980119,76116,66916.17%
1970103,0927,2147.52%
196095,87816,33920.54%
195079,53916,22025.62%
194063,3197,70813.86%
193055,6117,78916.29%
192047,8228,70722.26%
191039,1154,24112.16%
190034,8741,0393.07%
189033,83514,24472.71%
188019,5915,61140.14%
187013,980-7,559-35.09%
186021,5394,37625.50%
185017,1632,90320.36%
184014,2600.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.64%
County Website
State
Founded
December 18, 1832 as Benton County
County Seat
2010 Population
118,408
Growth Since 2010
-5.28%
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Calhoun County, Alabama Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White84,43973.67%
Black or African American23,83020.79%
Two or More Races2,7402.39%
Some Other Race2,2021.92%
Asian1,0140.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native3790.33%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander140.01%
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Calhoun County, Alabama Population by Race

Calhoun County, Alabama Population Pyramid $2021

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Calhoun County, Alabama Median Age

39.6


Total

37.9


Male

41.1


Female

Calhoun County, Alabama Adults

There are 89,666 adults, (19,738 of whom are seniors) in Calhoun County, Alabama.

Calhoun County, Alabama Age Dependency

63.9

Age Dependency Ratio

28.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Calhoun County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

59,477

51.89%

Male

55,141

48.11%

Calhoun County, Alabama Population by Age

Calhoun County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Calhoun County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.2%14.8%
All70.1%29.9%
Non Family61.4%38.6%
Male55.4%44.6%
Female46.8%53.2%

70.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Calhoun County, Alabama Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All44,6052.570.1
Married21,0283.0785.2
Non Family14,6451.2361.4
Female7,0953.2246.8
Male1,8373.3255.4

3.03

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

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Calhoun County, Alabama Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,0815.16%
9th to 12th Grade8,23410.41%
High School Graduate25,94032.79%
Some College19,75924.98%
Associates Degree6,4748.18%
Bachelors Degree8,31110.51%
Graduate Degree6,3097.98%
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Calhoun County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Calhoun County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White59,89351,31911,817
Black14,91912,4952,031
Hispanic2,1691,224226
Other Race1,26664940
2+ Races1,153914297
Asian735621223
Native American23515245

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 85.68%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 30.34%.

Calhoun County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,473$39,848$26,371
Less Than 9th Grade$19,845$27,358$11,921
High School Graduate$28,967$34,890$21,821
Some College$32,907$43,912$24,898
Bachelors Degree$43,864$57,242$36,628
Graduate Degree$54,938$67,679$52,243

$32,473

Average Earnings

$39,848

Average Male

$26,371

Average Female

Calhoun County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Calhoun County, Alabama Language by Age

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Calhoun County, Alabama Language

95.65% of Calhoun County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 4.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.30% of the population.

Calhoun County, Alabama Language

Calhoun County, Alabama Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White80,76510,66513.20%
Black22,8537,17131.38%
Hispanic4,2571,11626.22%
Multiple2,61876129.07%
Other2,19930313.78%
Native36124367.31%
Asian1,00717417.28%

17.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.45%

Male Poverty Rate

20.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Calhoun County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Calhoun County, Alabama is Native, with 67.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Calhoun County, Alabama is White, with 13.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.61%.

Calhoun County, Alabama Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.93%
High School15.63%
Some College11.89%
Bachelors or Greater4.92%

Calhoun County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed49.09%
Male Unemployed36.83%
Female Employed10.86%
Male Employed6.97%

Calhoun County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Calhoun County, Alabama Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,255$63,417
Families$59,147$75,584
Married Families$72,928$89,629
Non Families$25,459$35,092
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Income by Household Type

Calhoun County, Alabama Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

45.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Calhoun County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

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Calhoun County, Alabama 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.

Calhoun County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

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Calhoun County, Alabama Marital Status

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9,661

Number of Veterans

8,811

Male Veterans

850

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam4,036
First Gulf War2,089
Second Gulf War1,832
Korea399
World War II160

Calhoun County, Alabama Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 742,789
55 to 642,313
35 to 542,186
75+1,588
18 to 34785

Calhoun County, Alabama Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7,35610.95%
Black2,02411.33%
Hispanic2057.92%
2+ Races997.05%
Asian8410.43%
Native American5018.80%
Other Race483.09%

Calhoun County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Calhoun County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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7.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Calhoun County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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56.7%

Labor Force Participation

51.6%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Calhoun County, Alabama Employment by Age

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Calhoun County, Alabama Employment by Race

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Calhoun 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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71.99%

Born in Calhoun County, Alabama

97.34%

Native Born

2.66%

Foreign Born

1.33%

Non Citizen

1.33%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.34% of Calhoun County, Alabama residents were born in the United States, with 71.99% having been born in Alabama. 1.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Calhoun 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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