Wilcox County AL Information


Wilcox County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 11,298
Daytime Population: Workers 2,742
Daytime Population: Residents 8,649
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 11,391
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.01
Population in Households 11,190
Population in Familes 9,457
Population in Group Qrtrs 108
Population Density2 13
Diversity Index3 43


Median Household Income $26,107
Average Household Income $38,849
Per Capita Income $15,094


Total Housing Units 5,649 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,391 (60.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 952 (16.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,306 (23.1%)
Median Home Value $69,792
Average Home Value $98,791


Total Households 4,343
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 2,967
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 -0.45% -0.66%
Households -0.44% -0.65%
Families -0.65% -0.78%
Median Household Income   -0.09%
Per Capita Income   0.71%


Wilcox County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wilcox 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 # 62 9th
Population Density # 67 1st
Diversity Index # 40 42nd
Median Household Income # 67 1st
Per Capita Income # 67 1st

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