Crenshaw County AL Information


Crenshaw County Subdivisions

Crenshaw County AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 14,317
Population in Households 14,185
Population in Familes 11,816
Population in Group Qrtrs 132
Population Density1 24
Diversity Index2 47


Total Households 5,819
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 3,948
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,940 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,209 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,610 (23.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,121 (16.2%)
Median Home Value $77,088
Average Home Value $101,954


Median Household Income $36,585
Average Household Income $47,930
Per Capita Income $19,532
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.56% 0.46%
Households 0.56% 0.44%
Families 0.32% 0.3%
Median Household Income   1.6%
Per Capita Income   2.09%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Crenshaw County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Crenshaw County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 57 16th
Population Density1 # 53 22nd
Diversity Index2 # 32 54th
Median Household Income # 34 51st
Per Capita Income # 38 45th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Alabama Census Data Comparison Tool.