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Clarke County, Alabama

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Clarke County, Alabama
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
22,337
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
22,337
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
22,574
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2023)
23,091
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
23,091
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2023, (V2023)
-3.3%
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2022, (V2022)
-2.2%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 23,087
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 25,833
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.8%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.6%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
21.0%
Female persons, percent
52.4%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
52.6%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
45.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.6%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Two or More Races, percent
1.1%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
1.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
51.5%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2018-2022 1,225
Foreign born persons, percent, 2018-2022 0.8%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2022, (V2022) 11,758
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2018-2022 72.3%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2018-2022 $126,200
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2018-2022 $1,306
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2018-2022 $403
Median gross rent, 2018-2022 $723
Building permits, 2022 2
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2018-2022 8,188
Persons per household, 2018-2022 2.77
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2018-2022 93.6%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2018-2022 1.2%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2018-2022 84.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2018-2022 70.8%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 81.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 13.8%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2018-2022 14.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
12.3%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 48.1%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 45.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 67,075
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 28,240
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 348,222
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $14,459
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2018-2022 25.5
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $47,549
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $29,310
Persons in poverty, percent
23.5%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2021 594
Total employment, 2021 6,509
Total annual payroll, 2021 ($1,000) 301,987
Total employment, percent change, 2020-2021 -1.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2021 1,440
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 468
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 271
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 334
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 37
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 18.6
Population per square mile, 2010 20.9
Land area in square miles, 2020 1,238.42
Land area in square miles, 2010 1,238.47
FIPS Code 01025
Value Notes

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QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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