Geneva County AL Information


Geneva County Subdivisions

Geneva County AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 27,255
Population in Households 27,026
Population in Familes 22,528
Population in Group Qrtrs 229
Population Density1 47
Diversity Index2 31


Total Households 11,166
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 7,717
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,000 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,218 (63.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,948 (22.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,834 (14.1%)
Median Home Value $83,313
Average Home Value $122,436


Median Household Income $36,378
Average Household Income $47,175
Per Capita Income $19,486
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.28% 0.1%
Households 0.36% 0.15%
Families 0.21% 0.05%
Median Household Income   -0.23%
Per Capita Income   1.13%
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.


Geneva County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Geneva County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 40 42nd
Population Density1 # 35 49th
Diversity Index2 # 54 21st
Median Household Income # 37 46th
Per Capita Income # 43 37th

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