Perry County AL Information


Perry County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 10,077
Population in Households 9,272
Population in Familes 7,648
Population in Group Qrtrs 805
Population Density1 14
Diversity Index2 47


Median Household Income $27,348
Average Household Income $40,170
Per Capita Income $16,265


Total Housing Units 4,635 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,745 (59.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 999 (21.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 891 (19.2%)
Median Home Value $78,439
Average Home Value $111,776


Total Households 3,744
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 2,480
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 -0.6% -0.92%
Households -0.64% -0.93%
Families -0.86% -1.05%
Median Household Income   0.86%
Per Capita Income   1.62%


Perry County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Perry 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 # 66 3rd
Population Density # 66 3rd
Diversity Index # 29 58th
Median Household Income # 66 3rd
Per Capita Income # 66 3rd

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