DeKalb County, Alabama's estimated population is 71,831 with a growth rate of 0.15% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. DeKalb County, Alabama is the 20th largest county in Alabama. The 2010 Population was 71,163 and has seen a growth of 0.94% since this time.
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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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
86.97% of DeKalb County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 13.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.62% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in DeKalb County, Alabama is Hispanic, with 46.46% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in DeKalb County, Alabama is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.99%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in DeKalb County, Alabama
92.83% of DeKalb County, Alabama residents were born in the United States, with 66.47% having been born in Alabama. 6.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.