Greene County, Alabama Population 2021

Greene County, Alabama's estimated population is 7,915 with a growth rate of -1.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Greene County, Alabama is the 67th largest county in Alabama. The 2010 Population was 8,991 and has seen a growth of -11.97% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20217,915-98-1.22%
20208,013-98-1.21%
20198,111-98-1.19%
20188,209-101-1.22%
20178,310-172-2.03%
20168,482-26-0.31%
20158,508-76-0.89%
20148,584-164-1.87%
20138,748-100-1.13%
20128,848-55-0.62%
20118,903-88-0.98%
20108,991-1,162-11.44%
199010,153-868-7.88%
198011,0213713.48%
197010,650-2,950-21.69%
196013,600-2,882-17.49%
195016,482-2,703-14.09%
194019,185-560-2.84%
193019,7451,6128.89%
192018,133-4,584-20.18%
191022,717-1,465-6.06%
190024,1822,1759.88%
189022,007760.35%
188021,9313,53219.20%
187018,399-12,460-40.38%
186030,859-582-1.85%
185031,4417,41730.87%
184024,0248,99859.88%
183015,02610,472229.95%
18204,5540.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.22%
State
Founded
December 13, 1819
County Seat
2010 Population
8,991
Growth Since 2010
-11.97%
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Greene County, Alabama Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American6,61879.51%
White1,43917.29%
Two or More Races2222.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native370.44%
Some Other Race80.10%
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Greene County, Alabama Population by Race

Greene County, Alabama Population Pyramid $2021

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Greene County, Alabama Median Age

40.9


Total

36.6


Male

45.3


Female

Greene County, Alabama Adults

There are 6,440 adults, (1,773 of whom are seniors) in Greene County, Alabama.

Greene County, Alabama Age Dependency

78.4

Age Dependency Ratio

38

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Greene County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

4,478

53.80%

Male

3,846

46.20%

Greene County, Alabama Population by Age

Greene County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Greene County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89%11%
Male78.5%21.5%
All67.1%32.9%
Non Family60.6%39.4%
Female46.2%53.8%

67.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Greene County, Alabama Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9512.867.1
Non Family1,4091.0760.6
Married8623.4489
Female5455.846.2
Male1354.6778.5

4.34

Average Family Size

2.8

Average Household Size

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Greene County, Alabama Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3475.99%
9th to 12th Grade85714.79%
High School Graduate2,23738.62%
Some College1,40524.25%
Associates Degree3616.23%
Bachelors Degree3536.09%
Graduate Degree2334.02%
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Greene County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Greene County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black4,5223,456314
White1,2121,082264
2+ Races29294
Native American1818
Hispanic1688
Other Race8

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 hispanic people with a rate of 50.00%.

Greene County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,232$26,546$26,012
Less Than 9th Grade$8,462$$7,222
High School Graduate$25,263$29,250$21,923
Some College$26,274$25,941$26,758
Bachelors Degree$25,375$$
Graduate Degree$37,500$$33,922

$26,232

Average Earnings

$26,546

Average Male

$26,012

Average Female

Greene County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Greene County, Alabama Language by Age

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Greene County, Alabama Language

99.69% of Greene County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 0.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.21% of the population.

Greene County, Alabama Language

Greene County, Alabama Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black6,5582,79042.54%
White1,41319213.59%
Multiple22215469.37%
Hispanic14513391.72%

38.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

34.44%

Male Poverty Rate

41.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greene County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greene County, Alabama is Hispanic, with 91.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greene County, Alabama is White, with 13.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 47.16%.

Greene County, Alabama Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade47.59%
High School39.29%
Some College20.47%
Bachelors or Greater4.44%

Greene County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed51.52%
Male Unemployed48.60%
Male Employed17.06%
Female Employed10.15%

Greene County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Greene County, Alabama Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$24,145$36,431
Families$37,500$50,896
Married Families$66,938-
Non Families$14,823$20,281
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Income by Household Type

Greene County, Alabama Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

27.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.8%

Male Marriage Rate

21.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Greene County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

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Greene 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 55-64.

Greene County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

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Greene County, Alabama Marital Status

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457

Number of Veterans

299

Male Veterans

158

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam165
Second Gulf War139
Korea58
First Gulf War13
World War II

Greene County, Alabama Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+118
18 to 34112
65 to 7499
55 to 6485
35 to 5443

Greene County, Alabama Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black3466.71%
White1119.06%

Greene County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Greene County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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30.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

59.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greene County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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41.4%

Labor Force Participation

36.6%

Employment Rate

11.5%

Unemployment Rate

Greene County, Alabama Employment by Age

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Greene County, Alabama Employment by Race

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Greene 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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90.11%

Born in Greene County, Alabama

99.72%

Native Born

0.28%

Foreign Born

0.08%

Non Citizen

0.19%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.72% of Greene County, Alabama residents were born in the United States, with 90.11% having been born in Alabama. 0.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Greene 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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