Tallapoosa County, Alabama Population 2022

Tallapoosa County, Alabama's estimated population is 39,863 with a growth rate of -0.42% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tallapoosa County, Alabama is the 30th largest county in Alabama. The 2010 Population was 41,476 and has seen a growth of -3.89% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18406,4440.00%
185015,5849,140141.84%
186023,8278,24352.89%
187016,963-6,864-28.81%
188023,4016,43837.95%
189025,4602,0598.80%
190029,6754,21516.56%
191031,0341,3594.58%
192029,744-1,290-4.16%
193031,1881,4444.85%
194035,2704,08213.09%
195035,074-196-0.56%
196035,007-67-0.19%
197033,840-1,167-3.33%
198038,6764,83614.29%
199038,8261500.39%
201041,4762,6506.83%
201141,402-74-0.18%
201241,048-354-0.86%
201341,028-20-0.05%
201440,884-144-0.35%
201540,605-279-0.68%
201640,586-19-0.05%
201740,613270.07%
201840,535-78-0.19%
201940,367-168-0.41%
202040,199-168-0.42%
202140,031-168-0.42%
202239,863-168-0.42%
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Tallapoosa County, Alabama Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White28,25869.86%
Black or African American11,17827.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native510.13%
Asian1670.41%
Some Other Race3010.74%
Two or More Races4951.22%
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Tallapoosa County, Alabama Population by Race

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2022

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Tallapoosa County, Alabama Median Age

45


Total

42.5


Male

46.4


Female

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Adults

There are 32,068 adults, (8,650 of whom are seniors) in Tallapoosa County, Alabama.

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

20,818

51.47%

Male

19,632

48.53%

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Population by Age

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Tallapoosa County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.5%10.5%
All74.9%25.1%
Non Family66.8%33.2%
Female54.6%45.4%
Male54.5%45.5%

74.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,3592.4374.9
Married7,6462.9489.5
Male9143.2654.5
Female2,4783.3854.6
Non Family5,3211.1366.8

3.01

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Tallapoosa County, Alabama Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2964.50%
9th to 12th Grade4,11314.28%
High School Graduate9,48332.93%
Some College6,24121.67%
Associates Degree2,2467.80%
Bachelors Degree3,41711.87%
Graduate Degree2,0016.95%
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Tallapoosa County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American515134
White21,01217,9834,753
Asian1096617
Other Race1696926
Hispanic47629164
2+ Races25522031
Black7,0384,876539

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 native american people with a rate of 66.67%.

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,544$40,610$25,952
Less Than 9th Grade$24,353$30,726$19,468
High School Graduate$27,681$35,280$21,573
Some College$32,283$41,756$25,146
Bachelors Degree$48,988$62,134$41,927
Graduate Degree$70,156$88,484$61,450

$32,544

Average Earnings

$40,610

Average Male

$25,952

Average Female

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Language by Age

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Tallapoosa County, Alabama Language

97.25% of Tallapoosa County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 2.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.19% of the population.

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Language

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black10,9093,75034.38%
Multiple4919819.96%
Native46715.22%
Hispanic970939.59%
White27,5312,6359.57%
Asian16774.19%
Other4NaN%

16.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.89%

Male Poverty Rate

18.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tallapoosa County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tallapoosa County, Alabama is Black, with 34.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tallapoosa 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 3.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.74%.

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.41%
High School12.83%
Some College11.26%
Bachelors or Greater3.31%

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.20%
Male Unemployed22.43%
Female Employed7.56%
Female Unemployed51.82%

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,160$60,529
Families$56,521$71,087
Married Families$66,941-
Non Families$22,371$36,977
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Income by Household Type

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.8%

Male Marriage Rate

48.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

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Tallapoosa 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 45-54.

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

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Tallapoosa County, Alabama Marital Status

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2,695

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War381
First Gulf War644
Vietnam1,083
Korea211
World War II41

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34114
35 to 54433
55 to 64568
65 to 74744
75+836

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2259.66%
Black4325.20%
Native American59.80%
2+ Races338.55%
Hispanic20.35%

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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8.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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52.5%

Labor Force Participation

46.7%

Employment Rate

11%

Unemployment Rate

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Employment by Age

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Tallapoosa County, Alabama Employment by Race

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Tallapoosa 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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81.47%

Born in Tallapoosa County, Alabama

98.38%

Native Born

1.62%

Foreign Born

0.97%

Non Citizen

0.66%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.38% of Tallapoosa County, Alabama residents were born in the United States, with 81.47% having been born in Alabama. 0.97% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Tallapoosa 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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