Marengo County AL Information


Marengo County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 20,210
Daytime Population: Workers 6,563
Daytime Population: Residents 13,243
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 19,806
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 19,956
Population in Familes 16,600
Population in Group Qrtrs 254
Population Density2 21
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $35,110
Average Household Income $48,100
Per Capita Income $19,903


Total Housing Units 10,219 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,959 (58.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,315 (22.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,945 (19.0%)
Median Home Value $109,315
Average Home Value $149,052


Total Households 8,274
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 5,523
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 -0.55% -0.71%
Households -0.43% -0.64%
Families -0.64% -0.78%
Median Household Income   0.7%
Per Capita Income   1.26%


Marengo County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Marengo 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 # 49 28th
Population Density # 56 18th
Diversity Index # 6 93rd
Median Household Income # 51 25th
Per Capita Income # 43 37th

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