Elmore County, Alabama Population 2021

Elmore County, Alabama's estimated population is 81,605 with a growth rate of 0.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Elmore County, Alabama is the 18th largest county in Alabama. The 2010 Population was 79,552 and has seen a growth of 2.58% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202181,6051980.24%
202081,4071980.24%
201981,2091980.24%
201881,011-411-0.50%
201781,4222180.27%
201681,2043320.41%
201580,8723340.41%
201480,53820.00%
201380,5363430.43%
201280,1932000.25%
201179,9934410.55%
201079,55230,34261.66%
199049,2105,82013.41%
198043,3909,85529.39%
197033,5353,0119.86%
196030,524-1,125-3.55%
195031,649-2,897-8.39%
194034,5462660.78%
193034,2806,19522.06%
192028,085-160-0.57%
191028,2452,1468.22%
190026,0994,36720.09%
189021,7324,23024.17%
188017,5023,02520.90%
187014,4770.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.24%
County Website
State
Founded
February 15, 1866
County Seat
2010 Population
79,552
Growth Since 2010
2.58%
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Elmore County, Alabama Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White61,10475.30%
Black or African American17,44921.50%
Two or More Races1,3491.66%
Some Other Race5890.73%
Asian4390.54%
American Indian and Alaska Native2140.26%
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Elmore County, Alabama Population by Race

Elmore County, Alabama Population Pyramid $2021

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Elmore County, Alabama Median Age

38.7


Total

38


Male

40.1


Female

Elmore County, Alabama Adults

There are 62,915 adults, (12,053 of whom are seniors) in Elmore County, Alabama.

Elmore County, Alabama Age Dependency

59.5

Age Dependency Ratio

23.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Elmore County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

41,918

51.66%

Male

39,226

48.34%

Elmore County, Alabama Population by Age

Elmore County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Elmore County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.1%14.9%
All73.3%26.7%
Non Family62.2%37.8%
Male58%42%
Female51.6%48.4%

73.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Elmore County, Alabama Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All29,7082.5873.3
Married16,3173.1685.1
Non Family8,1781.1262.2
Female3,781351.6
Male1,4323.2558

3.09

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

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Elmore County, Alabama Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,5114.48%
9th to 12th Grade4,9928.90%
High School Graduate18,23232.50%
Some College11,00119.61%
Associates Degree5,2979.44%
Bachelors Degree9,14316.30%
Graduate Degree4,9178.77%
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Elmore County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Elmore County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White42,51137,76011,749
Black11,0369,0751,804
Hispanic1,361833122
2+ Races59545589
Other Race44723020
Asian340302215
Native American21421197

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 98.60%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 63.24%.

Elmore County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,519$50,228$32,376
Less Than 9th Grade$27,715$30,874$16,685
High School Graduate$31,457$41,117$24,213
Some College$38,816$53,585$31,048
Bachelors Degree$52,179$65,521$42,321
Graduate Degree$63,135$77,344$56,145

$40,519

Average Earnings

$50,228

Average Male

$32,376

Average Female

Elmore County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Elmore County, Alabama Language by Age

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Elmore County, Alabama Language

96.55% of Elmore County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 3.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.03% of the population.

Elmore County, Alabama Language

Elmore County, Alabama Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White57,1324,6868.20%
Black15,3423,27021.31%
Hispanic2,32775832.57%
Multiple1,32515311.55%
Other5596511.63%
Asian4395712.98%
Native14485.56%

11.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.13%

Male Poverty Rate

12.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Elmore County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Elmore County, Alabama is Hispanic, with 32.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Elmore County, Alabama is Native, with 5.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.28%.

Elmore County, Alabama Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.28%
High School11.81%
Some College5.23%
Bachelors or Greater4.34%

Elmore County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed32.52%
Female Unemployed16.45%
Female Employed7.64%
Male Employed4.22%

Elmore County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Elmore County, Alabama Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$60,891$78,370
Families$72,545$89,437
Married Families$86,146$102,625
Non Families$32,077$46,223
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Income by Household Type

Elmore County, Alabama Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.0%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Elmore County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

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Elmore 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 35-44.

Elmore County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

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Elmore County, Alabama Marital Status

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6,594

Number of Veterans

5,552

Male Veterans

1,042

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War2,388
Vietnam2,048
Second Gulf War2,012
Korea456
World War II79

Elmore County, Alabama Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 542,011
65 to 741,371
55 to 641,277
75+1,218
18 to 34717

Elmore County, Alabama Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5,30911.15%
Black9337.12%
2+ Races15522.69%
Native American12257.01%
Other Race7516.63%
Hispanic684.64%

Elmore County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Elmore County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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4.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Elmore County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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55.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.4%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Elmore County, Alabama Employment by Age

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Elmore County, Alabama Employment by Race

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Elmore 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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71.68%

Born in Elmore County, Alabama

97.89%

Native Born

2.11%

Foreign Born

1.26%

Non Citizen

0.85%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.89% of Elmore County, Alabama residents were born in the United States, with 71.68% having been born in Alabama. 1.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Elmore 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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