Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Population 2022

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama's estimated population is 212,463 with a growth rate of 0.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tuscaloosa County, Alabama is the 7th largest county in Alabama. The 2010 Population was 194,996 and has seen a growth of 8.96% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18208,2290.00%
183013,6465,41765.83%
184016,5832,93721.52%
185018,0561,4738.88%
186023,2005,14428.49%
187020,081-3,119-13.44%
188024,9574,87624.28%
189030,3525,39521.62%
190036,1475,79519.09%
191047,55911,41231.57%
192053,6806,12112.87%
193064,15310,47319.51%
194076,03611,88318.52%
195094,09218,05623.75%
1960109,04714,95515.89%
1970116,0296,9826.40%
1980137,54121,51218.54%
1990150,52212,9819.44%
2010194,99644,47429.55%
2011196,7451,7490.90%
2012198,8072,0621.05%
2013201,0842,2771.15%
2014203,0862,0021.00%
2015204,7671,6810.83%
2016206,4641,6970.83%
2017207,6181,1540.56%
2018208,3197010.34%
2019209,3551,0360.50%
2020210,3911,0360.49%
2021211,4271,0360.49%
2022212,4631,0360.49%
map placeholder

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White132,29763.34%
Black or African American67,30532.23%
American Indian and Alaska Native4530.22%
Asian3,4351.64%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander450.02%
Some Other Race1,7790.85%
Two or More Races3,5401.69%
Loading...

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Population by Race

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2022

Loading...

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Median Age

33.2


Total

32


Male

34.4


Female

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Adults

There are 165,087 adults, (27,715 of whom are seniors) in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama.

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

20.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

108,309

51.86%

Male

100,545

48.14%

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Population by Age

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

map placeholder

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.3%15.7%
All62.9%37.1%
Male56.9%43.1%
Female45.8%54.2%
Non Family42.9%57.1%

62.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All74,7132.6662.9
Married34,4563.2584.3
Male2,7033.7256.9
Female10,8213.6545.8
Non Family26,7331.3942.9

3.29

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

Loading...

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,6162.76%
9th to 12th Grade10,1077.72%
High School Graduate37,89028.94%
Some College27,66421.13%
Associates Degree10,8818.31%
Bachelors Degree23,94418.29%
Graduate Degree16,83812.86%
Loading...

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian2,0551,6921,153
White83,87576,92431,593
2+ Races1,4321,186412
Black40,02734,8727,260
Native American39113950
Hispanic3,8122,761447
Other Race81956736
Islander2121

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 56.11%.

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,787$45,273$32,482
Less Than 9th Grade$25,258$28,916$17,314
High School Graduate$31,227$36,327$23,036
Some College$35,205$42,984$30,837
Bachelors Degree$50,320$61,464$41,604
Graduate Degree$54,364$71,487$51,205

$38,787

Average Earnings

$45,273

Average Male

$32,482

Average Female

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Language by Age

Loading...

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Language

94.28% of Tuscaloosa County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 5.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.01% of the population.

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Language

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Loading...
Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native44614833.18%
Black65,45816,68125.48%
Asian3,29383025.20%
Hispanic7,4141,76523.81%
White120,29914,25611.85%
Other547NaN%
Multiple3,18977424.27%

17.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.81%

Male Poverty Rate

18.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama is Native, with 33.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama is Multiple, with 24.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.97%.

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.31%
High School14.47%
Some College10.39%
Bachelors or Greater5.98%

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.52%
Male Unemployed37.29%
Female Employed11.07%
Female Unemployed47.48%

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$54,283$71,974
Families$71,640$87,976
Married Families$88,704$104,730
Non Families$30,621$41,180
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Marital Status

map placeholder

Marriage Rates

43.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.1%

Male Marriage Rate

41.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Tuscaloosa 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.

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

map placeholder

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Marital Status

Loading...

10,904

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War2,606
First Gulf War2,716
Vietnam3,322
Korea440
World War II191

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
18 to 341,204
35 to 543,176
55 to 642,313
65 to 742,754
75+1,457

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Loading...
Name Veterans % of Total
White7,3776.82%
Black3,3226.61%
Native American153.63%
Asian90.34%
Other Race262.55%
2+ Races1556.50%
Hispanic2344.74%

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Veterans by Education

Loading...

6.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Veterans by Education

Loading...

61.2%

Labor Force Participation

57.5%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Employment by Age

Loading...

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Employment by Race

Loading...

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

73.46%

Born in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama

96.48%

Native Born

3.52%

Foreign Born

2.38%

Non Citizen

1.14%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.48% of Tuscaloosa County, Alabama residents were born in the United States, with 73.46% having been born in Alabama. 2.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Tuscaloosa 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

Sources