Marengo County, Alabama Population 2022

Marengo County, Alabama's estimated population is 18,284 with a growth rate of -1.04% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Marengo County, Alabama is the 49th largest county in Alabama. The 2010 Population was 20,956 and has seen a growth of -12.75% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18202,9330.00%
18307,7004,767162.53%
184017,2649,564124.21%
185027,83110,56761.21%
186031,1713,34012.00%
187026,151-5,020-16.10%
188030,8904,73918.12%
189033,0952,2057.14%
190038,3155,22015.77%
191039,9231,6084.20%
192036,065-3,858-9.66%
193036,4263611.00%
194035,736-690-1.89%
195029,494-6,242-17.47%
196027,098-2,396-8.12%
197023,819-3,279-12.10%
198025,0471,2285.16%
199023,084-1,963-7.84%
201020,956-2,128-9.22%
201120,661-295-1.41%
201220,375-286-1.38%
201320,119-256-1.26%
201419,986-133-0.66%
201519,766-220-1.10%
201619,525-241-1.22%
201719,396-129-0.66%
201819,056-340-1.75%
201918,863-193-1.01%
202018,670-193-1.02%
202118,477-193-1.03%
202218,284-193-1.04%
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Marengo County, Alabama Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,91546.58%
Black or African American9,90751.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native240.13%
Asian90.05%
Some Other Race430.22%
Two or More Races2401.25%
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Marengo County, Alabama Population by Race

Marengo County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2022

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Marengo County, Alabama Median Age

41.8


Total

39.9


Male

43.4


Female

Marengo County, Alabama Adults

There are 14,691 adults, (3,779 of whom are seniors) in Marengo County, Alabama.

Marengo County, Alabama Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Marengo County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

10,145

53.01%

Male

8,993

46.99%

Marengo County, Alabama Population by Age

Marengo County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Marengo County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male92.9%7.1%
Married88.1%11.9%
All69.8%30.2%
Non Family62.7%37.3%
Female44.7%55.3%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Marengo County, Alabama Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,4992.5269.8
Married2,5463.2188.1
Male2396.2492.9
Female1,0575.0544.7
Non Family3,6571.0762.7

3.79

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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Marengo County, Alabama Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4793.68%
9th to 12th Grade1,41710.88%
High School Graduate4,97738.21%
Some College2,53919.49%
Associates Degree1,38410.63%
Bachelors Degree1,2989.97%
Graduate Degree9317.15%
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Marengo County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Marengo County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian999
2+ Races195193156
Hispanic177165112
Native American241313
White6,3095,7351,088
Black6,4155,118953
Other Race4343

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Marengo County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,244$47,985$26,092
Less Than 9th Grade$$36,711$250,000
High School Graduate$26,902$41,221$21,691
Some College$30,589$52,941$23,847
Bachelors Degree$48,799$53,177$46,067
Graduate Degree$55,440$102,850$53,147

$35,244

Average Earnings

$47,985

Average Male

$26,092

Average Female

Marengo County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Marengo County, Alabama Language by Age

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Marengo County, Alabama Language

98.60% of Marengo County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 1.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.66% of the population.

Marengo County, Alabama Language

Marengo County, Alabama Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic48431364.67%
Black9,7603,12332.00%
Multiple239197.95%
White8,4816307.43%
OtherNaN%

21.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.37%

Male Poverty Rate

25.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marengo County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marengo County, Alabama is Hispanic, with 64.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marengo 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 1.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.94%.

Marengo County, Alabama Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.77%
High School21.88%
Some College11.81%
Bachelors or Greater1.99%

Marengo County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.05%
Male Unemployed24.56%
Female Employed6.59%
Female Unemployed33.11%

Marengo County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Marengo County, Alabama Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,029$57,849
Families$61,919$85,669
Married Families$75,489-
Non Families$18,674$27,275
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Income by Household Type

Marengo County, Alabama Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.8%

Male Marriage Rate

36.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Marengo County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

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Marengo 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.

Marengo County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

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Marengo County, Alabama Marital Status

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1,196

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War252
First Gulf War158
Vietnam401
Korea86
World War II3

Marengo County, Alabama Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34117
35 to 54212
55 to 64276
65 to 74323
75+268

Marengo County, Alabama Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5427.84%
Black5867.84%
Asian9100.00%
2+ Races5926.34%
Hispanic84.52%

Marengo County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Marengo County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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7.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

55.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marengo County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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49.7%

Labor Force Participation

46.2%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Marengo County, Alabama Employment by Age

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Marengo County, Alabama Employment by Race

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Marengo 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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84.42%

Born in Marengo County, Alabama

98.91%

Native Born

1.09%

Foreign Born

0.44%

Non Citizen

0.65%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.91% of Marengo County, Alabama residents were born in the United States, with 84.42% having been born in Alabama. 0.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Marengo 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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