Calhoun County AL Information


Calhoun County Subdivisions

Calhoun County AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 117,650
Daytime Population: Workers 50,045
Daytime Population: Residents 70,860
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 120,905
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 114,846
Population in Familes 92,321
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,804
Population Density2 194
Diversity Index3 46


Median Household Income $41,660
Average Household Income $56,176
Per Capita Income $22,560


Total Housing Units 53,289 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 30,715 (57.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 15,790 (29.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,784 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $111,201
Average Home Value $142,594


Total Households 46,505
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 30,553
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 -0.11% -0.27%
Households -0.24% -0.38%
Families -0.47% -0.52%
Median Household Income   2.36%
Per Capita Income   2.54%


Calhoun County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Calhoun County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 10 87th
Population Density # 8 90th
Diversity Index # 34 51st
Median Household Income # 23 67th
Per Capita Income # 23 67th

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