Sumter County AL Information


Sumter County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 13,340
Daytime Population: Workers 3,977
Daytime Population: Residents 8,906
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 12,883
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 12,500
Population in Familes 9,677
Population in Group Qrtrs 840
Population Density2 15
Diversity Index3 42


Median Household Income $29,002
Average Household Income $41,547
Per Capita Income $17,937


Total Housing Units 6,786 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,602 (53.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,870 (27.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,314 (19.4%)
Median Home Value $80,185
Average Home Value $106,830


Total Households 5,472
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 3,226
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 -0.43% -0.77%
Households -0.39% -0.69%
Families -0.66% -0.87%
Median Household Income   0.66%
Per Capita Income   1.17%


Sumter County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sumter 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 # 60 12th
Population Density # 62 7th
Diversity Index # 42 39th
Median Household Income # 64 6th
Per Capita Income # 62 9th

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