Clarke County AL Information


Clarke County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 25,085
Daytime Population: Workers 8,292
Daytime Population: Residents 16,837
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 25,129
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 24,805
Population in Familes 20,942
Population in Group Qrtrs 280
Population Density2 20
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $36,761
Average Household Income $51,651
Per Capita Income $21,043


Total Housing Units 12,638 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,559 (59.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,570 (20.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,509 (19.9%)
Median Home Value $93,172
Average Home Value $119,206


Total Households 10,129
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 6,956
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 -0.4% -0.58%
Households -0.28% -0.5%
Families -0.48% -0.63%
Median Household Income   0.77%
Per Capita Income   1.22%


Clarke County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clarke 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 # 42 39th
Population Density # 57 16th
Diversity Index # 16 78th
Median Household Income # 39 43rd
Per Capita Income # 33 52nd

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