Talladega County, Alabama Population 2021

Talladega County, Alabama's estimated population is 79,660 with a growth rate of -0.20% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Talladega County, Alabama is the 19th largest county in Alabama. The 2010 Population was 82,172 and has seen a growth of -3.06% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202179,660-159-0.20%
202079,819-159-0.20%
201979,978-159-0.20%
201880,137-5-0.01%
201780,142-410-0.51%
201680,552-576-0.71%
201581,128-384-0.47%
201481,512-66-0.08%
201381,578-568-0.69%
201282,1462830.35%
201181,863-309-0.38%
201082,1728,06510.88%
199074,1072810.38%
198073,8268,54613.09%
197065,280-215-0.33%
196065,4951,8562.92%
195063,63911,80722.78%
194051,8326,59114.57%
193045,2414,23610.33%
192041,0053,0848.13%
191037,9212,1486.00%
190035,7736,42721.90%
189029,3465,98625.63%
188023,3605,29629.32%
187018,064-5,456-23.20%
186023,5204,89626.29%
185018,6246,03747.96%
184012,5870.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.20%
County Website
State
Founded
December 18, 1832
County Seat
2010 Population
82,172
Growth Since 2010
-3.06%
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Talladega County, Alabama Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White51,39863.94%
Black or African American26,21532.61%
Two or More Races1,3381.66%
Some Other Race5100.63%
Asian4940.61%
American Indian and Alaska Native3420.43%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander900.11%
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Talladega County, Alabama Population by Race

Talladega County, Alabama Population Pyramid $2021

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Talladega County, Alabama Median Age

41.3


Total

40.4


Male

42.1


Female

Talladega County, Alabama Adults

There are 63,130 adults, (14,052 of whom are seniors) in Talladega County, Alabama.

Talladega County, Alabama Age Dependency

63.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Talladega County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

41,561

51.70%

Male

38,826

48.30%

Talladega County, Alabama Population by Age

Talladega County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Talladega County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.5%14.5%
Male73.7%26.3%
All71.3%28.7%
Non Family63.7%36.3%
Female49%51%

71.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Talladega County, Alabama Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All31,3952.4571.3
Married13,870385.5
Non Family10,5271.1863.7
Female5,4293.2449
Male1,5693.3273.7

3.02

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

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Talladega County, Alabama Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,9885.34%
9th to 12th Grade8,02614.33%
High School Graduate18,88133.72%
Some College12,95823.14%
Associates Degree4,7638.51%
Bachelors Degree5,2709.41%
Graduate Degree3,1075.55%
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Talladega County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Talladega County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White36,96230,5106,384
Black17,32313,3271,636
Hispanic741480218
2+ Races51741468
Other Race29911333
Asian281196114
Native American2109311
Islander9090

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 40.57%.

Talladega County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,492$39,989$29,076
Less Than 9th Grade$18,602$20,375$17,390
High School Graduate$30,512$38,823$23,119
Some College$33,284$43,166$30,784
Bachelors Degree$48,705$69,407$38,268
Graduate Degree$53,480$60,383$51,574

$32,492

Average Earnings

$39,989

Average Male

$29,076

Average Female

Talladega County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Talladega County, Alabama Language by Age

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Talladega County, Alabama Language

96.71% of Talladega County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 3.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.97% of the population.

Talladega County, Alabama Language

Talladega County, Alabama Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black24,5876,78727.60%
White48,7976,63513.60%
Hispanic1,59882051.31%
Multiple1,23832226.01%
Other46128361.39%
Native33416449.10%
Asian482163.32%
Islander9077.78%

19.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.85%

Male Poverty Rate

21.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Talladega County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Talladega County, Alabama is Other, with 61.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Talladega County, Alabama is Asian, with 3.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.21%.

Talladega County, Alabama Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.74%
High School14.65%
Some College12.92%
Bachelors or Greater2.98%

Talladega County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed49.89%
Male Unemployed24.28%
Female Employed8.94%
Male Employed5.55%

Talladega County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Talladega County, Alabama Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,325$57,269
Families$54,699$66,868
Married Families$68,113-
Non Families$22,378$35,956
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Income by Household Type

Talladega County, Alabama Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.3%

Male Marriage Rate

43.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Talladega County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

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Talladega 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.

Talladega County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

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Talladega County, Alabama Marital Status

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5,252

Number of Veterans

4,867

Male Veterans

385

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,256
First Gulf War1,126
Second Gulf War721
Korea279
World War II213

Talladega County, Alabama Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 641,505
65 to 741,415
35 to 541,038
75+956
18 to 34338

Talladega County, Alabama Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,7269.05%
Black1,2746.31%
2+ Races11414.88%
Hispanic897.25%
Native American7931.60%
Other Race329.82%
Asian206.92%
Islander77.78%

Talladega County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Talladega County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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8.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Talladega County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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52.3%

Labor Force Participation

47.8%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Talladega County, Alabama Employment by Age

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Talladega County, Alabama Employment by Race

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Talladega 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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81.13%

Born in Talladega County, Alabama

98.47%

Native Born

1.53%

Foreign Born

1.03%

Non Citizen

0.50%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.47% of Talladega County, Alabama residents were born in the United States, with 81.13% having been born in Alabama. 1.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Talladega 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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