Cullman County, Alabama Population 2021

Cullman County, Alabama's estimated population is 84,468 with a growth rate of 0.42% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cullman County, Alabama is the 17th largest county in Alabama. The 2010 Population was 80,456 and has seen a growth of 4.99% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202184,4683500.42%
202084,1183500.42%
201983,7683500.42%
201883,4185510.66%
201782,8674170.51%
201682,4506890.84%
201581,7616930.85%
201481,0683780.47%
201380,6904110.51%
201280,279-131-0.16%
201180,410-46-0.06%
201080,45612,84318.99%
199067,6135,9719.69%
198061,6429,19717.54%
197052,4456,87315.08%
196045,572-3,474-7.08%
195049,0461,7033.60%
194047,3436,29215.33%
193041,0518,01724.27%
192033,0344,71316.64%
191028,32110,47258.67%
190017,8494,41032.81%
189013,4397,084111.47%
18806,3550.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.42%
County Website
State
Founded
January 24, 1877
County Seat
2010 Population
80,456
Growth Since 2010
4.99%
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Cullman County, Alabama Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White78,80495.11%
Two or More Races1,6812.03%
Black or African American1,0731.30%
Some Other Race7470.90%
Asian3140.38%
American Indian and Alaska Native2340.28%
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Cullman County, Alabama Population by Race

Cullman County, Alabama Population Pyramid $2021

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Cullman County, Alabama Median Age

40.8


Total

39.8


Male

42.2


Female

Cullman County, Alabama Adults

There are 64,148 adults, (15,116 of whom are seniors) in Cullman County, Alabama.

Cullman County, Alabama Age Dependency

69

Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Cullman County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

42,094

50.81%

Male

40,759

49.19%

Cullman County, Alabama Population by Age

Cullman County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cullman County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
All74.8%25.2%
Non Family65.9%34.1%
Male63.2%36.8%
Female57%43%

74.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cullman County, Alabama Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All31,0342.6374.8
Married16,7683.1784.5
Non Family9,4601.2265.9
Female3,4693.5957
Male1,3373.3563.2

3.18

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

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Cullman County, Alabama Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,1315.42%
9th to 12th Grade7,51713.02%
High School Graduate19,66834.07%
Some College13,06322.63%
Associates Degree6,34310.99%
Bachelors Degree5,1218.87%
Graduate Degree2,8834.99%
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Cullman County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cullman County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White54,15444,4657,503
Hispanic1,6651,025252
2+ Races851650115
Black64854171
Other Race437338101
Asian26325258
Native American13013011

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 23.11%.

Cullman County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,157$40,672$25,268
Less Than 9th Grade$26,867$34,391$20,046
High School Graduate$30,623$37,487$21,630
Some College$33,263$43,172$25,202
Bachelors Degree$45,093$51,050$40,811
Graduate Degree$57,398$76,531$47,819

$33,157

Average Earnings

$40,672

Average Male

$25,268

Average Female

Cullman County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cullman County, Alabama Language by Age

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Cullman County, Alabama Language

95.99% of Cullman County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 4.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.41% of the population.

Cullman County, Alabama Language

Cullman County, Alabama Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White75,08810,45113.92%
Hispanic3,57491825.69%
Multiple1,64852631.92%
Black91520422.30%
Other74017824.05%
Native234187.69%
Asian314144.46%

14.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.77%

Male Poverty Rate

15.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cullman County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cullman County, Alabama is Multiple, with 31.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cullman County, Alabama is Asian, with 4.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.45%.

Cullman County, Alabama Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.88%
High School12.81%
Some College9.59%
Bachelors or Greater6.80%

Cullman County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed42.15%
Male Unemployed26.92%
Female Employed7.08%
Male Employed4.47%

Cullman County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cullman County, Alabama Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,918$59,909
Families$56,490$70,017
Married Families$64,417-
Non Families$23,882$34,185
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Income by Household Type

Cullman County, Alabama Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Cullman County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

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Cullman 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.

Cullman County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

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Cullman County, Alabama Marital Status

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5,150

Number of Veterans

4,552

Male Veterans

598

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,047
First Gulf War1,194
Second Gulf War1,021
Korea329
World War II55

Cullman County, Alabama Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,273
75+1,270
65 to 741,268
55 to 64993
18 to 34346

Cullman County, Alabama Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,9428.04%
2+ Races12213.03%
Black677.86%
Native American1912.18%
Hispanic120.57%

Cullman County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Cullman County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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13.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cullman County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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54.4%

Labor Force Participation

51.6%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Cullman County, Alabama Employment by Age

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Cullman County, Alabama Employment by Race

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Cullman 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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75.93%

Born in Cullman County, Alabama

97.43%

Native Born

2.57%

Foreign Born

1.59%

Non Citizen

0.98%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.43% of Cullman County, Alabama residents were born in the United States, with 75.93% having been born in Alabama. 1.59% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cullman 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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