Pickens County, Alabama Population 2022

Pickens County, Alabama's estimated population is 19,780 with a growth rate of -0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pickens County, Alabama is the 47th largest county in Alabama. The 2010 Population was 19,749 and has seen a growth of 0.16% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18306,6220.00%
184017,11810,496158.50%
185021,5124,39425.67%
186022,3168043.74%
187017,690-4,626-20.73%
188021,4793,78921.42%
189022,4709914.61%
190024,4021,9328.60%
191025,0556532.68%
192025,3532981.19%
193024,902-451-1.78%
194027,6712,76911.12%
195024,349-3,322-12.01%
196021,882-2,467-10.13%
197020,326-1,556-7.11%
198021,4811,1555.68%
199020,699-782-3.64%
201019,749-950-4.59%
201119,354-395-2.00%
201219,309-45-0.23%
201319,300-9-0.05%
201420,2729725.04%
201520,7765042.49%
201620,325-451-2.17%
201720,204-121-0.60%
201819,980-224-1.11%
201919,930-50-0.25%
202019,880-50-0.25%
202119,830-50-0.25%
202219,780-50-0.25%
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Pickens County, Alabama Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,38456.78%
Black or African American8,07840.29%
American Indian and Alaska Native380.19%
Asian80.04%
Some Other Race2691.34%
Two or More Races2721.36%
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Pickens County, Alabama Population by Race

Pickens County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2022

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Pickens County, Alabama Median Age

42.5


Total

41.1


Male

44.5


Female

Pickens County, Alabama Adults

There are 16,102 adults, (3,791 of whom are seniors) in Pickens County, Alabama.

Pickens County, Alabama Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Pickens County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

10,475

52.25%

Male

9,574

47.75%

Pickens County, Alabama Population by Age

Pickens County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pickens County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.8%11.2%
All75.9%24.1%
Non Family72.7%27.3%
Male61.8%38.2%
Female54.1%45.9%

75.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pickens County, Alabama Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,7312.3775.9
Married3,4252.8688.8
Male4452.4761.8
Female1,3763.3254.1
Non Family2,4851.1372.7

2.88

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Pickens County, Alabama Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8435.86%
9th to 12th Grade1,62411.29%
High School Graduate5,60838.98%
Some College3,20422.27%
Associates Degree1,0327.17%
Bachelors Degree1,3859.63%
Graduate Degree6904.80%
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Pickens County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pickens County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White8,1227,2421,582
Hispanic74247676
Other Race19613918
Black5,4424,122427
Asian88
Native American3729
2+ Races12391

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 white people with a rate of 19.48%.

Pickens County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,382$41,016$22,420
Less Than 9th Grade$16,025$14,861$16,985
High School Graduate$32,756$37,038$22,023
Some College$33,044$48,773$22,097
Bachelors Degree$40,268$73,056$33,947
Graduate Degree$52,623$64,625$44,667

$33,382

Average Earnings

$41,016

Average Male

$22,420

Average Female

Pickens County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pickens County, Alabama Language by Age

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Pickens County, Alabama Language

95.03% of Pickens County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 4.97% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.70% of the population.

Pickens County, Alabama Language

Pickens County, Alabama Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native11100.00%
Multiple22812755.70%
Black7,6963,08340.06%
White10,2431,33112.99%
Other5NaN%
Hispanic236145.93%

24.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.45%

Male Poverty Rate

29.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pickens County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pickens County, Alabama is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pickens County, Alabama is Hispanic, with 5.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.10%.

Pickens County, Alabama Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.93%
High School17.05%
Some College15.49%
Bachelors or Greater4.88%

Pickens County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.49%
Male Unemployed34.99%
Female Employed15.26%
Female Unemployed49.83%

Pickens County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pickens County, Alabama Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,362$58,575
Families$53,247$66,171
Married Families$70,959-
Non Families$20,271$41,434
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Income by Household Type

Pickens County, Alabama Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.2%

Male Marriage Rate

40.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Pickens County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

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Pickens 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.

Pickens County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

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Pickens County, Alabama Marital Status

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1,202

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War174
First Gulf War274
Vietnam455
Korea118
World War II14

Pickens County, Alabama Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3453
35 to 54325
55 to 64146
65 to 74468
75+210

Pickens County, Alabama Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7107.56%
Black4567.30%
2+ Races3619.89%
Hispanic40.48%

Pickens County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Pickens County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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3.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pickens County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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45.2%

Labor Force Participation

41.2%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Pickens County, Alabama Employment by Age

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Pickens County, Alabama Employment by Race

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Pickens 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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72.93%

Born in Pickens County, Alabama

96.28%

Native Born

3.72%

Foreign Born

3.43%

Non Citizen

0.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.28% of Pickens County, Alabama residents were born in the United States, with 72.93% having been born in Alabama. 3.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Pickens 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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