Lauderdale County, Alabama Population 2021

Lauderdale County, Alabama's estimated population is 92,979 with a growth rate of 0.13% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lauderdale County, Alabama is the 15th largest county in Alabama. The 2010 Population was 92,737 and has seen a growth of 0.26% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202192,9791250.13%
202092,8541250.13%
201992,7291250.13%
201892,604400.04%
201792,5641390.15%
201692,425-34-0.04%
201592,459-541-0.58%
201493,0002990.32%
201392,701390.04%
201292,662550.06%
201192,607-130-0.14%
201092,73713,07616.41%
199079,661-885-1.10%
198080,54612,43518.26%
197068,1116,48910.53%
196061,6227,44313.74%
195054,1797,94917.19%
194046,2305,10012.40%
193041,1301,5743.98%
192039,5568,62027.86%
191030,9364,37716.48%
190026,5592,82011.88%
189023,7392,70412.85%
188021,0355,94439.39%
187015,091-2,329-13.37%
186017,4202481.44%
185017,1722,68718.55%
184014,4852,70422.95%
183011,7816,818137.38%
18204,9630.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.13%
County Website
State
Founded
February 6, 1818
County Seat
2010 Population
92,737
Growth Since 2010
0.26%
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Lauderdale County, Alabama Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White80,43686.91%
Black or African American9,59610.37%
Two or More Races1,2811.38%
Asian5930.64%
American Indian and Alaska Native3630.39%
Some Other Race2250.24%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander620.07%
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Lauderdale County, Alabama Population by Race

Lauderdale County, Alabama Population Pyramid $2021

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Lauderdale County, Alabama Median Age

41


Total

38.5


Male

43.2


Female

Lauderdale County, Alabama Adults

There are 74,247 adults, (18,228 of whom are seniors) in Lauderdale County, Alabama.

Lauderdale County, Alabama Age Dependency

65.2

Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Lauderdale County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

47,988

51.85%

Male

44,568

48.15%

Lauderdale County, Alabama Population by Age

Lauderdale County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lauderdale County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85%15%
All68.1%31.9%
Male55%45%
Non Family52.5%47.5%
Female46.1%53.9%

68.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lauderdale County, Alabama Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All38,4712.3568.1
Married19,2492.9485
Non Family13,7401.2352.5
Female4,1483.0646.1
Male1,3343.1855

2.91

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

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Lauderdale County, Alabama Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,6604.18%
9th to 12th Grade5,3668.44%
High School Graduate22,87335.96%
Some College13,38821.05%
Associates Degree4,3716.87%
Bachelors Degree9,45514.86%
Graduate Degree5,4938.64%
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Lauderdale County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lauderdale County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White55,47848,86913,219
Black5,7554,8521,195
Hispanic1,210833133
2+ Races542496228
Asian329270149
Native American24821659
Other Race1951348
Islander3333

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 asian people with a rate of 45.29%.

Lauderdale County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,824$42,990$28,152
Less Than 9th Grade$23,607$27,265$15,336
High School Graduate$31,561$41,556$21,819
Some College$32,554$43,108$27,329
Bachelors Degree$44,256$53,886$40,106
Graduate Degree$55,345$61,273$54,198

$35,824

Average Earnings

$42,990

Average Male

$28,152

Average Female

Lauderdale County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lauderdale County, Alabama Language by Age

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Lauderdale County, Alabama Language

96.54% of Lauderdale County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 3.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.10% of the population.

Lauderdale County, Alabama Language

Lauderdale County, Alabama Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White76,8799,85412.82%
Black9,1372,58728.31%
Hispanic2,40243818.23%
Multiple1,23518314.82%
Asian4947314.78%
Native3534713.31%
Other225156.67%

14.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.33%

Male Poverty Rate

16.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lauderdale County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lauderdale County, Alabama is Black, with 28.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lauderdale County, Alabama is Other, with 6.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.47%.

Lauderdale County, Alabama Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.61%
High School10.80%
Some College10.28%
Bachelors or Greater4.19%

Lauderdale County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed42.62%
Male Unemployed26.48%
Female Employed10.77%
Male Employed7.40%

Lauderdale County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lauderdale County, Alabama Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,094$65,763
Families$65,808$81,482
Married Families$74,123-
Non Families$26,282$35,774
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Income by Household Type

Lauderdale County, Alabama Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.3%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Lauderdale County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

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Lauderdale 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 55-64.

Lauderdale County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

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Lauderdale County, Alabama Marital Status

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6,002

Number of Veterans

5,584

Male Veterans

418

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,170
Second Gulf War1,138
First Gulf War989
Korea588
World War II171

Lauderdale County, Alabama Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,904
75+1,439
35 to 541,065
55 to 641,057
18 to 34537

Lauderdale County, Alabama Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5,3658.24%
Black4726.57%
2+ Races16521.32%
Hispanic1268.31%

Lauderdale County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Lauderdale County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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5.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lauderdale County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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55.6%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Lauderdale County, Alabama Employment by Age

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Lauderdale County, Alabama Employment by Race

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Lauderdale 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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71.18%

Born in Lauderdale County, Alabama

98.04%

Native Born

1.96%

Foreign Born

1.24%

Non Citizen

0.72%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.04% of Lauderdale County, Alabama residents were born in the United States, with 71.18% having been born in Alabama. 1.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Lauderdale 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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