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Demographics Analysis

The people of Jefferson County, Alabama give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Jefferson County, Alabama)

Male:

Under 5 years : 22,426

5 to 9 years : 21,319

10 to 14 years : 21,561

15 to 17 years : 12,787

18 and 19 years : 8,404

20 years : 4,934

21 years : 4,267

22 to 24 years : 12,852

25 to 29 years : 22,903

30 to 34 years : 21,994

35 to 39 years : 19,028

40 to 44 years : 20,964

45 to 49 years : 20,255

50 to 54 years : 22,428

55 to 59 years : 21,979

60 and 61 years : 7,751

62 to 64 years : 9,903

65 and 66 years : 5,971

67 to 69 years : 6,739

70 to 74 years : 8,364

75 to 79 years : 6,052

80 to 84 years : 4,814

85 years and over : 4,015

Female:

Under 5 years : 21,358

5 to 9 years : 19,982

10 to 14 years : 21,613

15 to 17 years : 12,253

18 and 19 years : 8,619

20 years : 3,501

21 years : 5,300

22 to 24 years : 14,433

25 to 29 years : 25,259

30 to 34 years : 24,213

35 to 39 years : 21,624

40 to 44 years : 21,593

45 to 49 years : 22,557

50 to 54 years : 25,249

55 to 59 years : 24,424

60 and 61 years : 8,968

62 to 64 years : 12,655

65 and 66 years : 6,851

67 to 69 years : 8,700

70 to 74 years : 10,868

75 to 79 years : 9,948

80 to 84 years : 8,324

85 years and over : 8,599


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Jefferson County, Alabama)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 628,251

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 471

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 3,557

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 8,220

Not a U.S. citizen : 18,102


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Jefferson County, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 40,953

5 to 17 years : 94,153

18 to 24 years : 46,584

25 to 34 years : 64,120

35 to 44 years : 53,848

45 to 54 years : 64,474

55 to 59 years : 34,883

60 and 61 years : 12,665

62 to 64 years : 17,453

65 to 74 years : 37,046

75 years and over : 33,102

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 2,530

5 to 17 years : 12,232

18 to 24 years : 13,020

25 to 34 years : 21,206

35 to 44 years : 22,335

45 to 54 years : 21,982

55 to 59 years : 10,314

60 and 61 years : 3,445

62 to 64 years : 4,435

65 to 74 years : 9,541

75 years and over : 7,930

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 121

5 to 17 years : 469

18 to 24 years : 535

25 to 34 years : 1,332

35 to 44 years : 519

45 to 54 years : 628

55 to 59 years : 173

60 and 61 years : 48

62 to 64 years : 30

65 to 74 years : 75

75 years and over : 98

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 180

5 to 17 years : 2,661

18 to 24 years : 2,171

25 to 34 years : 7,711

35 to 44 years : 6,507

45 to 54 years : 3,405

55 to 59 years : 1,033

60 and 61 years : 561

62 to 64 years : 640

65 to 74 years : 831

75 years and over : 622


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Jefferson County, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 134,212

Now married, except separated : 158,002

Divorced : 52,538

Separated : 10,707

Widowed : 29,621

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 32,865

Now married, except separated : 60,279

Divorced : 15,225

Separated : 2,191

Widowed : 6,671

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 1,272

Now married, except separated : 1,820

Divorced : 478

Separated : 43

Widowed : 89

Foreign born:

Never married : 6,893

Now married, except separated : 14,576

Divorced : 1,600

Separated : 537

Widowed : 723


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Jefferson County, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 54,908

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 80,371

$10,000 to $14,999 : 40,356

$15,000 to $24,999 : 54,928

$25,000 to $34,999 : 42,120

$35,000 to $49,999 : 45,328

$50,000 to $64,999 : 29,346

$65,000 to $74,999 : 10,263

$75,000 or more : 27,460

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 13,861

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 19,001

$10,000 to $14,999 : 9,331

$15,000 to $24,999 : 13,890

$25,000 to $34,999 : 12,443

$35,000 to $49,999 : 14,357

$50,000 to $64,999 : 10,617

$65,000 to $74,999 : 5,051

$75,000 or more : 18,680

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 491

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 638

$10,000 to $14,999 : 250

$15,000 to $24,999 : 370

$25,000 to $34,999 : 501

$35,000 to $49,999 : 449

$50,000 to $64,999 : 683

$65,000 to $74,999 : 50

$75,000 or more : 270

Foreign born:

No income : 5,046

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 3,600

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,995

$15,000 to $24,999 : 4,741

$25,000 to $34,999 : 2,227

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,290

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,095

$65,000 to $74,999 : 293

$75,000 or more : 2,042


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Jefferson County, Alabama)

Born in state of residence : 22,579

Born in other state of the United States : 31,783

Native; born outside the United States : 31,431

Foreign born : 20,846


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Jefferson County, Alabama)

Under 3 years : 25,825

3 and 4 years : 17,959

5 years : 8,783

6 to 8 years : 23,395

9 to 11 years : 26,811

12 to 14 years : 25,386

15 to 17 years : 24,776


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Jefferson County, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 26,714

$10,000 to $14,999 : 16,999

$15,000 to $19,999 : 15,591

$20,000 to $24,999 : 14,860

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14,886

$30,000 to $34,999 : 14,168

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13,513

$40,000 to $44,999 : 12,828

$45,000 to $49,999 : 9,549

$50,000 to $59,999 : 20,053

$60,000 to $74,999 : 23,723

$75,000 to $99,999 : 26,762

$100,000 to $124,999 : 19,248

$125,000 to $149,999 : 9,084

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9,764

$200,000 or more : 10,117


(updated 2013)



Ancestries in Jefferson County, Alabama

  • Other Groups: 336,336   (51.1%)
  • American: 100,286   (15.2%)
  • Unclassified Or Not Reported: 91,745   (13.9%)
  • English: 55,242   (8.4%)
  • Irish: 48,120   (7.3%)
  • German: 36,457   (5.5%)
  • Scottish: 14,360   (2.2%)
  • Italian: 13,594   (2.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 10,581   (1.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 9,872   (1.5%)
  • European: 5,947   (0.9%)
  • Subsaharan African: 5,817   (0.9%)
  • Dutch: 4,798   (0.7%)
  • African: 4,534   (0.7%)
  • Polish: 3,814   (0.6%)
  • Arab: 3,290   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 2,734   (0.4%)
  • British: 2,554   (0.4%)
  • Swedish: 1,951   (0.3%)
  • Lebanese: 1,510   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 1,503   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 1,475   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 1,147   (0.2%)
  • West Indian (except Hispanic Groups): 1,127   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 840   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 773   (0.1%)
  • Other Arab: 689   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 659   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 614   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 577   (0.1%)
  • Egyptian: 546   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 522   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 466   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 437   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 411   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 404   (0.1%)
  • Jamaican: 380   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 347   (0.1%)
  • South African: 320   (0.0%)
  • Kenyan: 312   (0.0%)
  • Slovak: 284   (0.0%)
  • Lithuanian: 260   (0.0%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 251   (0.0%)
  • Other Subsaharan African: 250   (0.0%)
  • Portuguese: 242   (0.0%)
  • Eastern European: 227   (0.0%)
  • Palestinian: 219   (0.0%)
  • Romanian: 214   (0.0%)
  • Haitian: 213   (0.0%)
  • Jordanian: 209   (0.0%)
  • Finnish: 202   (0.0%)
  • Iranian: 188   (0.0%)
  • Nigerian: 179   (0.0%)
  • Ugandan: 170   (0.0%)
  • Dutch West Indian: 154   (0.0%)
  • Trinidadian And Tobagonian: 141   (0.0%)
  • Bahamian: 130   (0.0%)
  • Arab: 125   (0.0%)
  • Serbian: 114   (0.0%)
  • Israeli: 94   (0.0%)
  • Slovene: 91   (0.0%)
  • Belgian: 91   (0.0%)
  • Brazilian: 85   (0.0%)
  • Slavic: 79   (0.0%)
  • German Russian: 72   (0.0%)
  • Cajun: 71   (0.0%)
  • Turkish: 71   (0.0%)
  • Armenian: 67   (0.0%)
  • Celtic: 58   (0.0%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 58   (0.0%)
  • Ethiopian: 56   (0.0%)
  • Alsatian: 52   (0.0%)
  • Yugoslavian: 52   (0.0%)
  • U.s. Virgin Islander: 44   (0.0%)
  • Moroccan: 42   (0.0%)
  • Bulgarian: 33   (0.0%)
  • Belizean: 32   (0.0%)
  • Luxemburger: 32   (0.0%)
  • Carpatho Rusyn: 31   (0.0%)
  • Australian: 21   (0.0%)
  • Other West Indian: 19   (0.0%)
  • Albanian: 18   (0.0%)
  • Ghanaian: 16   (0.0%)
  • Liberian: 16   (0.0%)
  • Cypriot: 15   (0.0%)
  • Guyanese: 15   (0.0%)
  • New Zealander: 14   (0.0%)
  • West Indian: 14   (0.0%)

(updated 2013)



Total Population In Jefferson County, Alabama is 658,601



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Jefferson County, Alabama: 311,710
Female Population in Jefferson County, Alabama: 346,891


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Jefferson County, Alabama: 35.6
Median Female Resident Age in Jefferson County, Alabama: 39.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alabama is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Jefferson County, Alabama


White


Both sexes

41.4

Male

39.8

Female

43.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

33.3

Male

31.0

Female

35.2

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

35.0

Male

33.8

Female

35.9

Asian


Both sexes

32.3

Male

32.1

Female

32.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

28.3

Male

28.2

Female

29.1

Other


Both sexes

24.9

Male

25.7

Female

23.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.9

Male

21.0

Female

22.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.5

Male

26.0

Female

24.7

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.0

Male

40.4

Female

43.8


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Jefferson County, Alabama)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 26,380

No health insurance coverage : 604

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 47,406

No health insurance coverage : 3,473

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 22,011

No health insurance coverage : 8,064

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 31,650

No health insurance coverage : 12,203

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 31,070

No health insurance coverage : 8,208

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 35,511

No health insurance coverage : 6,398

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 34,554

No health insurance coverage : 4,402

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 20,695

No health insurance coverage : 97

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 14,344

No health insurance coverage : 19

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 24,776

No health insurance coverage : 810

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 46,704

No health insurance coverage : 2,877

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 25,488

No health insurance coverage : 6,253

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 39,461

No health insurance coverage : 9,782

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 35,566

No health insurance coverage : 7,451

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 40,840

No health insurance coverage : 6,862

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 41,213

No health insurance coverage : 4,564

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 26,093

No health insurance coverage : 75

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 25,145

No health insurance coverage : 99


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Jefferson County, Alabama)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 13,364

No employer-based health insurance : 13,620

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 28,365

No employer-based health insurance : 22,514

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 16,907

No employer-based health insurance : 13,168

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 25,468

No employer-based health insurance : 18,385

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 25,471

No employer-based health insurance : 13,807

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 27,189

No employer-based health insurance : 14,720

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 24,099

No employer-based health insurance : 14,857

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 8,832

No employer-based health insurance : 11,960

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,970

No employer-based health insurance : 8,393

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 11,355

No employer-based health insurance : 14,231

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 27,602

No employer-based health insurance : 21,979

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 18,330

No employer-based health insurance : 13,411

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 29,444

No employer-based health insurance : 19,799

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 29,359

No employer-based health insurance : 13,658

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 31,948

No employer-based health insurance : 15,754

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 28,811

No employer-based health insurance : 16,966

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 10,402

No employer-based health insurance : 15,766

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 8,374

No employer-based health insurance : 16,870


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Jefferson County, Alabama)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 499,281

Born in other state in the United States : 128,970

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 384

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 3,644

Foreign born : 26,322


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Jefferson County, Alabama)

Speak only English : 578,466

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 22,089

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 1,742

German or other West Germanic languages : 775

Slavic languages : 538

Other Indo-European languages : 3,611

Korean : 357

Chinese : 2,308

Vietnamese : 582

Tagalog : 171

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 1,179

Other and unspecified languages : 2,999


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Jefferson County, Alabama)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 462

No Medicare coverage : 77,401

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 10,713

No Medicare coverage : 183,358

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 34,038

No Medicare coverage : 1,117

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 357

No Medicare coverage : 74,810

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 12,631

No Medicare coverage : 204,849

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 50,165

No Medicare coverage : 1,247


(updated 2013)



Races in Jefferson County, Alabama


  • White: 348,342
  • African American: 279,024
  • American Indian: 1,411
  • Asian: 9,869
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 86
  • Some Other Race: 13,028
  • Two or More Races: 6,841



(updated 2013)













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