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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataAlabama

Demographic Statistics

Birmingham, Alabama,

Number

Percent

Total population242,820100.0
SEX AND AGE
Male112,04646.1
Female130,77453.9
Under 5 years16,5646.8
5 to 9 years17,3497.1
10 to 14 years16,9677.0
15 to 19 years17,3257.1
20 to 24 years19,5118.0
25 to 34 years36,19614.9
35 to 44 years36,62815.1
45 to 54 years31,40712.9
55 to 59 years9,6754.0
60 to 64 years8,5163.5
65 to 74 years16,3886.7
75 to 84 years11,6614.8
85 years and over4,6331.9
Median age (years)34.3(X)
18 years and over182,01375.0
Male
81,12433.4
Female
100,88941.5
21 years and over170,72670.3
62 years and over37,77215.6
65 years and over32,68213.5
Male
11,7744.8
Female
20,9088.6
RACE
One race240,79399.2
White
58,45724.1
Black or African American
178,37273.5
American Indian and Alaska Native
4220.2
Asian
1,9420.8
Asian Indian
4630.2
Chinese
7160.3
Filipino
1130.0
Japanese
800.0
Korean
1380.1
Vietnamese
2130.1

Other Asian 1

2190.1
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
870.0
Native Hawaiian
230.0
Guamanian or Chamorro
380.0
Samoan
100.0

Other Pacific Islander 2

160.0
Some other race
1,5130.6
Two or more races2,0270.8

Race alone or in combination with one or more other races 3

White59,73224.6
Black or African American179,56974.0
American Indian and Alaska Native1,1470.5
Asian2,3321.0
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2130.1
Some other race2,0800.9
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
Total population242,820100.0
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)3,7641.6
Mexican
2,4711.0
Puerto Rican
2500.1
Cuban
960.0
Other Hispanic or Latino
9470.4
Not Hispanic or Latino239,05698.4
White alone
57,09623.5
RELATIONSHIP
Total population242,820100.0
In households233,96896.4
Householder
98,78240.7
Spouse
30,70512.6
Child
71,51129.5
Own child under 18 years
48,73720.1
Other relatives
21,6298.9
Under 18 years
10,4374.3
Nonrelatives
11,3414.7
Unmarried partner
4,4171.8
In group quarters8,8523.6
Institutionalized population
3,9021.6
Noninstitutionalized population
4,9502.0
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE
Total households98,782100.0
Family households (families)59,28760.0
With own children under 18 years
27,35927.7
Married-couple family
30,70531.1
With own children under 18 years
12,39512.5
Female householder, no husband present
24,34624.6
With own children under 18 years
13,46713.6
Nonfamily households39,49540.0
Householder living alone
33,95034.4
Householder 65 years and over
10,29510.4
Households with individuals under 18 years32,85433.3
Households with individuals 65 years and over24,11924.4
Average household size2.37(X)
Average family size3.09(X)
HOUSING OCCUPANCY
Total housing units111,927100.0
Occupied housing units98,78288.3
Vacant housing units13,14511.7
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use
3580.3
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent)2.7(X)
Rental vacancy rate (percent)11.6(X)
HOUSING TENURE
Occupied housing units98,782100.0
Owner-occupied housing units53,03653.7
Renter-occupied housing units45,74646.3
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.49(X)
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.23(X)
(X) Not applicable
1 Other Asian alone, or two or more Asian categories.
2 Other Pacific Islander alone, or two or more Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander categories.
3 In combination with one or more other races listed. The six numbers may add to more than the total population and the six percentages may add to more than 100 percent because individuals may report more than one race.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 1, Matrices P1, P3, P4, P8, P9, P12, P13, P,17, P18, P19, P20, P23, P27, P28, P33, PCT5, PCT8, PCT11, PCT15, H1, H3, H4, H5, H11, and H12.

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