Lowndes County AL Information


Lowndes County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 10,819
Population in Households 10,723
Population in Familes 9,118
Population in Group Qrtrs 96
Population Density1 15
Diversity Index2 42


Median Household Income $30,776
Average Household Income $50,722
Per Capita Income $19,943


Total Housing Units 5,137 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,221 (62.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 997 (19.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 919 (17.9%)
Median Home Value $86,624
Average Home Value $143,566


Total Households 4,218
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 2,926
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 -0.52% -0.68%
Households -0.38% -0.52%
Families -0.58% -0.65%
Median Household Income   4.6%
Per Capita Income   3.57%


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, 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 # 63 7th
Population Density # 61 9th
Diversity Index # 41 40th
Median Household Income # 60 12th
Per Capita Income # 52 24th

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