Colbert County AL Information


Colbert County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 55,293
Daytime Population: Workers 23,342
Daytime Population: Residents 33,520
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 56,862
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 54,819
Population in Familes 45,113
Population in Group Qrtrs 474
Population Density2 93
Diversity Index3 38


Median Household Income $41,410
Average Household Income $56,493
Per Capita Income $23,896


Total Housing Units 26,613 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,331 (61.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,899 (25.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,383 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $110,961
Average Home Value $154,531


Total Households 23,230
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 15,504
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 0.22% 0.18%
Households 0.27% 0.22%
Families 0.06% 0.07%
Median Household Income   2.76%
Per Capita Income   2.89%


Colbert County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Colbert 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 # 25 64th
Population Density # 22 69th
Diversity Index # 49 28th
Median Household Income # 24 66th
Per Capita Income # 17 76th

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