Choctaw County AL Information


Choctaw County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 13,185
Population in Households 13,056
Population in Familes 10,730
Population in Group Qrtrs 129
Population Density1 14
Diversity Index2 51


Median Household Income $34,849
Average Household Income $48,536
Per Capita Income $20,952


Total Housing Units 7,269 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,387 (60.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,260 (17.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,622 (22.3%)
Median Home Value $76,533
Average Home Value $113,865


Total Households 5,647
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 3,655
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 -0.6% -0.83%
Households -0.46% -0.66%
Families -0.7% -0.81%
Median Household Income   1.1%
Per Capita Income   2.28%


Choctaw County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Choctaw 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 # 60 12th
Population Density # 64 6th
Diversity Index # 24 66th
Median Household Income # 54 21st
Per Capita Income # 41 40th

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