Barbour County AL Information


Barbour County Subdivisions

Barbour County AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 26,585
Population in Households 23,392
Population in Familes 19,249
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,193
Population Density1 30
Diversity Index2 60


Median Household Income $36,163
Average Household Income $49,037
Per Capita Income $19,399


Total Housing Units 11,810 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,867 (49.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,528 (29.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,415 (20.4%)
Median Home Value $112,164
Average Home Value $167,756


Total Households 9,395
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 6,314
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.39% -0.66%
Households -0.53% -0.81%
Families -0.75% -0.96%
Median Household Income   0.78%
Per Capita Income   0.99%


Barbour County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Barbour County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 Density # 46 33rd
Diversity Index # 2 99th
Median Household Income # 46 33rd
Per Capita Income # 58 15th

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