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Social Characteristics of City of Birmingham, AL

Birmingham, AL Selected Social Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey types of households (All)
    88,817
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households)
    47,952
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households)
    54.0%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    18,985
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    21.4%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    22,278
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    25.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    6,312
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    7.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    3,965
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    4.5%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    1,360
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    1.5%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    21,709
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    24.4%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    11,313
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    12.7%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households)
    40,865
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households)
    46.0%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    34,926
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    39.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    9,086
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    10.2%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    23,207
  • Percentage of types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    26.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    20,487
  • Percentage of types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    23.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average sized households)
    2.29
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average family size households)
    3.13
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (All)
    203,321
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    88,817
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    43.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    22,228
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    10.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    60,487
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    29.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    19,330
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    9.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    12,459
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    6.1%
  • American Community Survey persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    4,559
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    2.2%
  • American Community Survey number of males 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    78,587
  • American Community Survey number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    36,600
  • Percentage number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    46.6%
  • American Community Survey number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    24,641
  • Percentage number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    31.4%
  • American Community Survey number of separated males 15 years and older
    3,373
  • Percentage number of separated males 15 years and older
    4.3%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed males 15 years and older
    2,795
  • Percentage number of widowed males 15 years and older
    3.6%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced males 15 years and older
    11,178
  • Percentage number of divorced males 15 years and older
    14.2%
  • American Community Survey number of females 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    94,806
  • American Community Survey number of females never married 15 years and older
    40,351
  • Percentage number of females never married 15 years and older
    42.6%
  • American Community Survey number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    24,336
  • Percentage number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    25.7%
  • American Community Survey number of separated females 15 years and older
    3,749
  • Percentage of separated females 15 years and older
    4.0%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed females 15 years and older
    10,948
  • Percentage of widowed females 15 years and older
    11.5%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced females 15 years and older
    15,422
  • Percentage of divorced females 15 years and older
    16.3%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year
    3,408
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    2,231
  • Percentage of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    65.5%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    53
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    61
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 15 to 19 years old)
    33
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 20 to 34 years old)
    94
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 35 to 50 years old)
    25
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age
    6,037
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    3,620
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    60.0%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    720
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    11.9%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    906
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    15.0%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    518
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    8.6%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    1,476
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    24.4%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    3,620
  • American Community Survey number of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    2,656
  • Percentage of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    73.4%
  • American Community Survey number of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    2,034
  • Percentage of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    56.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons enrolled in school 3 years of age and over
    52,249
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    2,897
  • Percentage of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    2,746
  • Percentage of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    5.3%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    18,508
  • Percentage of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    35.4%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    9,304
  • Percentage of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    17.8%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    18,794
  • Percentage of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    36.0%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with education
    141,986
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    5,463
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    3.8%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    17,342
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    12.2%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    40,448
  • Percentage number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    28.5%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    34,925
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    24.6%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    11,017
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    7.8%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    20,117
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    14.2%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    12,674
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    8.9%
  • Percentage of people with high school graduate or higher
    83.9%
  • Percentage of people with a bachelor's degree or higher
    23.1%
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older)
    167,128
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    13,453
  • Percentage of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    8.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (By status)
    208,365
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    34,379
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    16.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age)
    44,295
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    2,037
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    4.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years)
    137,948
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    21,211
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    15.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over)
    26,122
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    11,131
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    42.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago)
    208,573
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    164,260
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    78.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    43,519
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    20.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    32,103
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    15.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    11,416
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    6,416
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    3.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    5,000
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    794
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by place of birth)
    211,705
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons
    204,430
  • Percentage of Native persons
    96.6%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States)
    203,331
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States)
    96.0%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons - (Born in United States - State of residence)
    168,968
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence)
    79.8%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    34,363
  • Percentage of Native persons (State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    16.2%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    1,099
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born
    7,275
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born
    3.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (by U.S. Citizenship status)
    7,275
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    2,043
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    28.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    5,232
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    71.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons born abroad the U.S. (by year of entry)
    8,374
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (by year of entry)
    1,099
  • Percent; YEAR OF ENTRY - Native
    1099%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    92
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    8.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    1,007
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    91.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (by year of entry)
    7,275
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    1,071
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    14.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    6,204
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    85.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) by world region
    7,275
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    435
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    6.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    1,972
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    27.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    762
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    10.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    34
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    3,916
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    53.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    156
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    2.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older (by language spoken at home)
    196,792
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    186,929
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    95.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    9,863
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    5.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    5,055
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    2.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    6,269
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    3.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    3,756
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    1.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    1,765
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    0.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    582
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    1,145
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    501
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    684
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    216
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by ancestry)
    211,705
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of American ancestry
    26,141
  • Percentage of all persons of American ancestry
    12.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Arab ancestry
    639
  • Percentage of all persons of Arab ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Czech ancestry
    135
  • Percentage of all persons of Czech ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Danish ancestry
    48
  • Percentage of all persons of Danish ancestry
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    721
  • Percentage of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of English ancestry
    6,426
  • Percentage of all persons of English ancestry
    3.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    1,493
  • Percentage of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    145
  • Percentage of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of German ancestry
    5,927
  • Percentage of all persons of German ancestry
    2.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Greek ancestry
    212
  • Percentage of all persons of Greek ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    83
  • Percentage of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Irish ancestry
    6,574
  • Percentage of all persons of Irish ancestry
    3.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Italian ancestry
    1,975
  • Percentage of all persons of Italian ancestry
    0.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    38
  • Percentage of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    317
  • Percentage of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Polish ancestry
    618
  • Percentage of all persons of Polish ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    28
  • Percentage of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Russian ancestry
    217
  • Percentage of all persons of Russian ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    1,530
  • Percentage of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    2,181
  • Percentage of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    1.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    93
  • Percentage of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    3,915
  • Percentage of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    1.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    288
  • Percentage of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    88
  • Percentage of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    52
  • Percentage of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    504
  • Percentage of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    390
  • Percentage of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    0.2%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.