Hale County AL Information


Hale County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 15,180
Daytime Population: Workers 3,363
Daytime Population: Residents 9,548
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 12,911
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 14,959
Population in Familes 12,443
Population in Group Qrtrs 221
Population Density2 24
Diversity Index3 52


Median Household Income $33,560
Average Household Income $47,242
Per Capita Income $19,446


Total Housing Units 7,655 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,582 (59.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,578 (20.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,495 (19.5%)
Median Home Value $92,035
Average Home Value $137,064


Total Households 6,160
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 4,104
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 -0.52% -0.5%
Households -0.25% -0.4%
Families -0.46% -0.54%
Median Household Income   1.02%
Per Capita Income   2.43%


Hale County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hale 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 # 54 21st
Population Density # 51 25th
Diversity Index # 20 72nd
Median Household Income # 54 21st
Per Capita Income # 50 27th

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