Sumter County, Alabama Population 2022

Sumter County, Alabama's estimated population is 11,806 with a growth rate of -1.72% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sumter County, Alabama is the 60th largest county in Alabama. The 2010 Population was 13,730 and has seen a growth of -14.01% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
184029,9370.00%
185022,250-7,687-25.68%
186024,0351,7858.02%
187024,109740.31%
188028,7284,61919.16%
189029,5748462.94%
190032,7103,13610.60%
191028,699-4,011-12.26%
192025,569-3,130-10.91%
193026,9291,3605.32%
194027,3213921.46%
195023,610-3,711-13.58%
196020,041-3,569-15.12%
197016,974-3,067-15.30%
198016,908-66-0.39%
199016,174-734-4.34%
201013,730-2,444-15.11%
201113,490-240-1.75%
201213,440-50-0.37%
201313,394-46-0.34%
201413,270-124-0.93%
201513,206-64-0.48%
201612,967-239-1.81%
201712,749-218-1.68%
201812,634-115-0.90%
201912,427-207-1.64%
202012,220-207-1.67%
202112,013-207-1.69%
202211,806-207-1.72%
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Sumter County, Alabama Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,19025.33%
Black or African American8,98771.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.06%
Asian2471.96%
Some Other Race390.31%
Two or More Races1240.98%
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Sumter County, Alabama Population by Race

Sumter County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2022

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Sumter County, Alabama Median Age

35.7


Total

34.7


Male

36.3


Female

Sumter County, Alabama Adults

There are 10,170 adults, (2,296 of whom are seniors) in Sumter County, Alabama.

Sumter County, Alabama Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Sumter County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

6,851

54.39%

Male

5,744

45.61%

Sumter County, Alabama Population by Age

Sumter County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sumter County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male90.2%9.8%
Married81.2%18.8%
All62.9%37.1%
Female57.4%42.6%
Non Family49%51%

62.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sumter County, Alabama Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,3552.262.9
Married1,7222.8581.2
Male2442.8190.2
Female1,0503.3157.4
Non Family2,3391.1649

2.94

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

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Sumter County, Alabama Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3164.13%
9th to 12th Grade81210.60%
High School Graduate2,64634.56%
Some College1,97125.74%
Associates Degree5026.56%
Bachelors Degree7619.94%
Graduate Degree6498.48%
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Sumter County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sumter County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race393939
Native American883
White1,9351,818606
Hispanic1074619
Black5,4974,547743
Asian4343
2+ Races9938

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 other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Sumter County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,582$34,443$22,859
Less Than 9th Grade$14,865$16,282$14,096
High School Graduate$27,002$33,674$16,000
Some College$22,188$32,975$21,108
Bachelors Degree$37,009$51,632$25,750
Graduate Degree$47,841$43,750$48,068

$26,582

Average Earnings

$34,443

Average Male

$22,859

Average Female

Sumter County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sumter County, Alabama Language by Age

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Sumter County, Alabama Language

95.90% of Sumter County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 4.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.91% of the population.

Sumter County, Alabama Language

Sumter County, Alabama Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,5742,85833.33%
White2,80673726.27%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic1461711.64%
Multiple11554.35%

30.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.69%

Male Poverty Rate

31.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sumter County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sumter County, Alabama is Black, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sumter County, Alabama is Multiple, with 4.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.91%.

Sumter County, Alabama Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.33%
High School24.80%
Some College25.10%
Bachelors or Greater9.20%

Sumter County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed18.85%
Male Unemployed70.37%
Female Employed17.55%
Female Unemployed3.20%

Sumter County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sumter County, Alabama Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$26,150$40,483
Families$45,494$55,388
Married Families$65,618-
Non Families$16,665$20,481
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Income by Household Type

Sumter County, Alabama Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.0%

Male Marriage Rate

33.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Sumter County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

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Sumter County, Alabama Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Sumter County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

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Sumter County, Alabama Marital Status

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457

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War114
First Gulf War126
Vietnam70
Korea37
World War II7

Sumter County, Alabama Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3466
35 to 54139
55 to 6490
65 to 7462
75+100

Sumter County, Alabama Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1706.20%
Black2803.93%
Native American240.00%
2+ Races54.55%

Sumter County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Sumter County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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12.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sumter County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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48%

Labor Force Participation

44.1%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Sumter County, Alabama Employment by Age

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Sumter County, Alabama Employment by Race

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Sumter 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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68.60%

Born in Sumter County, Alabama

98.07%

Native Born

1.93%

Foreign Born

1.93%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.07% of Sumter County, Alabama residents were born in the United States, with 68.60% having been born in Alabama. 1.93% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Sumter 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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