Lowndes County AL Information


Lowndes County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 10,588
Daytime Population: Workers 2,864
Daytime Population: Residents 6,764
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,628
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 10,492
Population in Familes 8,953
Population in Group Qrtrs 96
Population Density2 15
Diversity Index3 43


Median Household Income $29,772
Average Household Income $48,781
Per Capita Income $19,167


Total Housing Units 5,110 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,125 (61.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 998 (19.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 987 (19.3%)
Median Home Value $79,009
Average Home Value $131,184


Total Households 4,123
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 2,869
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 -0.89% -1.18%
Households -0.74% -1.1%
Families -0.93% -1.24%
Median Household Income   1.6%
Per Capita Income   2.93%


Lowndes County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lowndes 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 # 65 4th
Population Density # 63 9th
Diversity Index # 39 43rd
Median Household Income # 60 12th
Per Capita Income # 54 21st

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