Escambia County AL Information


Escambia County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 38,389
Population in Households 35,107
Population in Familes 28,872
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,282
Population Density1 41
Diversity Index2 55


Median Household Income $34,506
Average Household Income $49,366
Per Capita Income $19,701


Total Housing Units 16,748 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,913 (59.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,241 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,594 (15.5%)
Median Home Value $99,976
Average Home Value $130,813


Total Households 14,154
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 9,528
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 0.02% -0.14%
Households 0.0% -0.15%
Families -0.22% -0.29%
Median Household Income   1.18%
Per Capita Income   1.24%


Escambia County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Escambia 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 # 32 54th
Population Density # 39 43rd
Diversity Index # 10 84th
Median Household Income # 55 19th
Per Capita Income # 54 21st

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