Hale County AL Information


Hale County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 15,115
Population in Households 14,894
Population in Familes 12,345
Population in Group Qrtrs 221
Population Density1 24
Diversity Index2 52


Median Household Income $34,851
Average Household Income $49,328
Per Capita Income $20,314


Total Housing Units 7,655 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,767 (62.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,373 (17.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,515 (19.8%)
Median Home Value $97,149
Average Home Value $143,932


Total Households 6,140
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 4,078
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 -0.51% -0.53%
Households -0.26% -0.34%
Families -0.49% -0.48%
Median Household Income   2.96%
Per Capita Income   3.04%


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, 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 # 54 21st
Population Density # 51 24th
Diversity Index # 19 73rd
Median Household Income # 53 22nd
Per Capita Income # 49 28th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Alabama Census Data Comparison Tool.