Chilton County, Alabama Population 2021

Chilton County, Alabama's estimated population is 44,958 with a growth rate of 0.59% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Chilton County, Alabama is the 29th largest county in Alabama. The 2010 Population was 43,653 and has seen a growth of 2.99% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202144,9582650.59%
202044,6932650.60%
201944,4282650.60%
201844,163430.10%
201744,1202540.58%
201643,8661660.38%
201543,700-60-0.14%
201443,7601320.30%
201343,628460.11%
201243,582-107-0.24%
201143,689360.08%
201043,65311,19534.49%
199032,4581,8466.03%
198030,6125,43221.57%
197025,180-513-2.00%
196025,693-1,229-4.57%
195026,922-1,033-3.70%
194027,9553,37613.74%
193024,5791,8097.94%
192022,770-417-1.80%
191023,1876,66540.34%
190016,5221,97313.56%
189014,5493,75634.80%
188010,7934,59974.25%
18706,1940.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.59%
County Website
State
Founded
December 30, 1868
County Seat
2010 Population
43,653
Growth (since 2010)
2.99%
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Chilton County, Alabama Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White36,83583.61%
Black or African American4,0419.17%
Some Other Race1,5303.47%
Two or More Races1,0932.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native3610.82%
Asian1950.44%
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Chilton County, Alabama Population by Race

Chilton County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2021

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Chilton County, Alabama Median Age

38.7


Total

38.1


Male

39.9


Female

Chilton County, Alabama Adults

There are 33,420 adults, (7,052 of whom are seniors) in Chilton County, Alabama.

Chilton County, Alabama Age Dependency

67.1

Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Chilton County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

22,596

51.29%

Male

21,459

48.71%

Chilton County, Alabama Population by Age

Chilton County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Chilton County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
All74.5%25.5%
Male72.1%27.9%
Non Family68.4%31.6%
Female48.2%51.8%

74.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Chilton County, Alabama Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,9272.5874.5
Married8,5283.186.1
Non Family5,0191.268.4
Female2,5243.2648.2
Male8563.4472.1

3.06

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

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Chilton County, Alabama Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7355.77%
9th to 12th Grade3,73912.44%
High School Graduate13,34844.43%
Some College5,03816.77%
Associates Degree2,3637.86%
Bachelors Degree2,4408.12%
Graduate Degree1,3834.60%
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Chilton County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Chilton County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White24,96520,7983,538
Black2,7542,301129
Hispanic1,80098352
Other Race78745525
Multiple Races371364
Native American2491037
Asian1329797

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 98.11%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 73.48%.

Chilton County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,225$39,730$27,589
Less Than High School$27,072$29,779$13,323
High School Grad$30,436$39,856$23,032
Some College$37,603$52,718$29,896
Bachelors Degree$54,906$78,839$44,563
Graduate Degree$53,250$54,200$49,286

$33,225

Average Earnings

$39,730

Average Male

$27,589

Average Female

Chilton County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Chilton County, Alabama Language by Age

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Chilton County, Alabama Language

92.47% of Chilton County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 7.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.74% of the population.

Chilton County, Alabama Language

Chilton County, Alabama Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White34,8066,36318.28%
Hispanic3,4481,11832.42%
Black3,94674218.80%
Other1,53066443.40%
Native36110930.19%
Multiple1,059797.46%

19.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.98%

Male Poverty Rate

19.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chilton County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chilton County, Alabama is Other, with 43.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chilton County, Alabama is Multiple, with 7.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.76%.

Chilton County, Alabama Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.11%
High School18.00%
Some College11.66%
Bachelors or Greater4.89%

Chilton County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.66%
Male Unemployed37.55%
Female Employed10.68%
Male Employed7.39%

Chilton County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Chilton County, Alabama Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,468$62,784
Families$54,928$68,995
Married Families$64,520-
Non Families$24,442$44,443
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Income by Household Type

Chilton County, Alabama Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.7%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Chilton County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

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Chilton County, Alabama Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Chilton County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

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Chilton County, Alabama Marital Status

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2,543

Number of Veterans

2,293

Male Veterans

250

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,003
First Gulf War555
Second Gulf War364
Korea167
World War II30

Chilton County, Alabama Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74726
35 to 54631
75+624
55 to 64354
18 to 34208

Chilton County, Alabama Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0847.31%
Black34311.05%
Hispanic954.67%
2 or More6812.95%
Other465.44%
Indian20.68%

Chilton County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Chilton County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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6.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chilton County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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53.8%

Labor Force Participation

50.3%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Chilton County, Alabama Employment by Age

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Chilton County, Alabama Employment by Race

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Chilton 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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78.39%

Born in Alabama

95.44%

Native Born

4.56%

Foreign Born

3.11%

Non Citizen

1.45%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.44% of Chilton County, Alabama residents were born in the United States, with 78.39% having been born in Alabama. 3.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Chilton 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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