Houston County AL Information


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  1. Houston County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forHouston County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Alabama Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Alabama Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

Houston County AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 106,550
Population in Households 105,134
Population in Familes 86,186
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,416
Population Density2 184
Diversity Index3 50


Median Household Income $46,657
Average Household Income $67,302
Per Capita Income $27,011


Total Housing Units 48,231 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 29,367 (60.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 13,341 (27.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,523 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $142,695
Average Home Value $183,996


Total Households 42,708
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 28,694
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.52% 0.54%
Households 0.45% 0.49%
Families 0.25% 0.37%
Median Household Income   2.27%
Per Capita Income   2.63%


Houston County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Houston County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 11 85th
Population Density # 10 87th
Diversity Index # 26 63rd
Median Household Income # 16 78th
Per Capita Income # 9 88th

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