Tallapoosa County AL Information

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Tallapoosa County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 42,240
Population in Households 41,664
Population in Familes 34,509
Population in Group Qrtrs 576
Population Density1 59
Diversity Index2 47
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 17,360
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 11,908
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 22,950 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,344 (53.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,016 (21.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,590 (24.4%)
Median Home Value $108,965
Average Home Value $170,964
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $36,999
Average Household Income $51,547
Per Capita Income $21,414
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.24% 0.01%
Households 0.35% 0.08%
Families 0.2% -0.02%
Median Household Income   1.36%
Per Capita Income   1.86%
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.

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Tallapoosa County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tallapoosa 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 # 31 55th
Population Density1 # 29 58th
Diversity Index2 # 28 58th
Median Household Income # 32 54th
Per Capita Income # 24 66th

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