Choctaw County AL Information


Choctaw County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 13,369
Daytime Population: Workers 3,799
Daytime Population: Residents 9,011
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 12,810
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 13,240
Population in Familes 10,921
Population in Group Qrtrs 129
Population Density2 15
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $35,114
Average Household Income $46,705
Per Capita Income $20,173


Total Housing Units 7,269 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,659 (64.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,069 (14.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,541 (21.2%)
Median Home Value $70,997
Average Home Value $106,766


Total Households 5,728
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 3,720
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 -0.5% -0.77%
Households -0.33% -0.66%
Families -0.55% -0.8%
Median Household Income   0.87%
Per Capita Income   1.52%


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, 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 # 59 13th
Population Density # 64 6th
Diversity Index # 25 66th
Median Household Income # 50 27th
Per Capita Income # 41 40th

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