Escambia County, Alabama Population 2022

Escambia County, Alabama's estimated population is 36,960 with a growth rate of 0.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Escambia County, Alabama is the 33rd largest county in Alabama. The 2010 Population was 38,345 and has seen a growth of -3.61% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18704,0410.00%
18805,7191,67841.52%
18908,6662,94751.53%
190011,3202,65430.63%
191018,8897,56966.86%
192022,4643,57518.93%
193027,9635,49924.48%
194030,6712,7089.68%
195031,4437722.52%
196033,5112,0686.58%
197034,9061,3954.16%
198038,4403,53410.12%
199035,518-2,922-7.60%
201038,3452,8277.96%
201138,204-141-0.37%
201238,023-181-0.47%
201337,765-258-0.68%
201437,735-30-0.08%
201537,661-74-0.20%
201637,475-186-0.49%
201736,993-482-1.29%
201836,524-469-1.27%
201936,6331090.30%
202036,7421090.30%
202136,8511090.30%
202236,9601090.30%
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Escambia County, Alabama Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White22,75761.88%
Black or African American11,77432.02%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,3913.78%
Asian1030.28%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander430.12%
Some Other Race1370.37%
Two or More Races5701.55%
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Escambia County, Alabama Population by Race

Escambia County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2022

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Escambia County, Alabama Median Age

39.4


Total

37.9


Male

40.7


Female

Escambia County, Alabama Adults

There are 28,536 adults, (6,642 of whom are seniors) in Escambia County, Alabama.

Escambia County, Alabama Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Escambia County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

18,085

49.18%

Male

18,690

50.82%

Escambia County, Alabama Population by Age

Escambia County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Escambia County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.4%17.6%
All66.5%33.5%
Non Family59.4%40.6%
Male53.3%46.7%
Female39.8%60.2%

66.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Escambia County, Alabama Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,9312.6166.5
Married5,5743.282.4
Male4755.3953.3
Female1,7314.3839.8
Non Family5,1511.1259.4

3.49

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

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Escambia County, Alabama Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2134.72%
9th to 12th Grade3,83714.93%
High School Graduate11,05643.01%
Some College4,44517.29%
Associates Degree1,9397.54%
Bachelors Degree2,2528.76%
Graduate Degree9613.74%
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Escambia County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Escambia County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White16,11913,6572,544
Native American930789129
Asian77218
2+ Races28318424
Black7,8575,578496
Hispanic48145119
Islander4343
Other Race2727

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 white people with a rate of 15.78%.

Escambia County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,980$35,925$24,950
Less Than 9th Grade$23,727$32,377$14,607
High School Graduate$27,047$32,571$21,019
Some College$30,460$38,922$24,403
Bachelors Degree$43,870$64,176$39,137
Graduate Degree$47,462$$50,278

$30,980

Average Earnings

$35,925

Average Male

$24,950

Average Female

Escambia County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Escambia County, Alabama Language by Age

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Escambia County, Alabama Language

98.21% of Escambia County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 1.79% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.31% of the population.

Escambia County, Alabama Language

Escambia County, Alabama Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black9,8904,00940.54%
Multiple50515831.29%
Native1,39135925.81%
White21,0343,41816.25%
Other20NaN%
Hispanic80012415.50%

23.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.18%

Male Poverty Rate

27.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Escambia County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Escambia County, Alabama is Black, with 40.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Escambia County, Alabama is Hispanic, with 15.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.83%.

Escambia County, Alabama Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.70%
High School20.61%
Some College18.58%
Bachelors or Greater5.12%

Escambia County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.52%
Male Unemployed52.20%
Female Employed16.63%
Female Unemployed59.02%

Escambia County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Escambia County, Alabama Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$35,558$48,165
Families$47,336$60,486
Married Families$58,117-
Non Families$21,478$28,222
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Income by Household Type

Escambia County, Alabama Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.4%

Male Marriage Rate

41.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Escambia County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

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Escambia 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.

Escambia County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

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Escambia County, Alabama Marital Status

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2,152

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War349
First Gulf War442
Vietnam868
Korea187
World War II5

Escambia County, Alabama Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34174
35 to 54496
55 to 64363
65 to 74617
75+502

Escambia County, Alabama Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5248.47%
Black5035.65%
Native American585.50%
Islander43100.00%
2+ Races246.12%

Escambia County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Escambia County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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6.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Escambia County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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47.3%

Labor Force Participation

42.6%

Employment Rate

10.1%

Unemployment Rate

Escambia County, Alabama Employment by Age

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Escambia County, Alabama Employment by Race

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Escambia 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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77.52%

Born in Escambia County, Alabama

99.16%

Native Born

0.84%

Foreign Born

0.24%

Non Citizen

0.60%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.16% of Escambia County, Alabama residents were born in the United States, with 77.52% having been born in Alabama. 0.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Escambia 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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