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Dothan, AL Metro Area


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2022 population: 152,517   ( 6,878 from 2010)
Land area: 1716.1 square miles
Population density: 88.9 persons per square mile

2022 Census data
White:104,816 68.72% 0.6%
Black:36,13623.69% 7.9%
Indian:8070.53% 25.3%
Asian:1,5581.02% 61.0%
2+ races:3,2022.10% 62.0%
Hispanic:5,9983.93% 39.4%
Total non-White:47,70131.28% 15.0%

2020-2022 ComponentsNumberRate
Births:3,975 13.2
Deaths:5,17717.1
Net Migration: 2,5448.4
Net Immigration: 950.3
Change in White population:662 0.5
Change in Non-White pop.:6,216 4.3




Race Breakdown with Components of Population Change

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Year:
Total population:
White:
Black:
Indian:
Asian:
2+ races:
Hispanic:
Total non-White:

2010
145,639
104,15471.52%
33,47622.99%
6440.44%
9680.66%
1,9771.36%
4,3042.96%
41,48528.48%

2000
130,861
97,14074.23%
29,67522.68%
5380.41%
6100.47%
1,0040.77%
1,8241.39%
33,72125.77%

1990
120,352
91,91876.37%
27,02122.45%
3690.31%
4600.38%
n/a
5840.49%
28,43423.63%

1980
114,187
87,51076.64%
24,83521.75%
3770.33%
3570.31%
n/a
1,0910.96%
26,67723.36%

1970
91,752
69,93276.22%
21,55123.49%
640.07%
500.05%
n/a
1350.15%
21,820 23.78%

Decade:
Components:
Births:
Deaths:
Net Migration:
Net Immigration:
Change in White population:
Change in Non-White pop.:

2000's
NumberRate
16,847 12.9
13,26910.1
8,1366.2
7860.6
7,014 5.4
7,764 5.9
1990's
NumberRate
17,246 14.3
12,70210.6
2,6752.2
3150.3
5,222 4.3
5,287 4.4
1980's
NumberRate
17,789 15.6
10,954 9.6
-23 -0.0
n/a
4,408 3.9
1,757 1.5
1970's
NumberRate
n/a
n/a
12,464 13.6
n/a
17,578 19.2
4,857 5.3

Age, Family & Household Data for Dothan, AL Metro Area

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Year:
 
Median Age:
Under 18:
Voting Age Population:
Over 65:
Households:
Persons Per HH:
Families (%HH):
Married Couples (%Fams):
Single Mothers (%Fams):
Non-Family (%HH):

2022
NumberPercent
41.4
33,821 22.2%
118,696 77.8%
28,817 18.9%
58,620
2.55
38,243 65.2%
27,458 71.8%
3,996 10.4%
20,377 34.8%

2010
NumberPercent
39.7
34,835 23.9%
110,804 76.1%
22,393 15.4%
58,883
2.44
40,633 69.0%
28,852 71.0%
4,965 12.2%
18,250 31.0%

2000
NumberPercent
37.6
33,090 25.3%
97,771 74.7%
18,946 14.5%
52,862
2.45
37,579 71.1%
28,684 76.3%
4,351 11.6%
15,283 28.9%

1990
NumberPercent
33.9
32,618 27.1%
87,734 72.9%
16,568 13.8%
45,807
2.60
34,128 74.5%
27,473 80.5%
3,169 9.3%
11,679 25.5%

1980
NumberPercent
30.3
34,958 30.6%
79,229 69.4%
13,326 11.7%
39,918
2.85
31,697 79.4%
26,539 83.7%
2,347 7.4%
8,221 20.6%

2022 Housing Data for Dothan, AL Metro Area

Housing Data
 Number%
Housing Units70,943 
Median Value$152,942 
Occupied58,62082.6%
Vacant12,32317.4%
Owned40,52069.1%
Rented18,10030.9%
Median Rent$806 
Single-Family Units50,66771.4%
    Detached49,98970.5%
    Attached6781.0%
Buldings with 5+ Units4,5796.5%
Mobile Homes11,66416.4%

2022 Income & Employment Data for Dothan, AL Metro Area

Household Income
RangeNumber%
Less than $10,0003,8286.5%
$10,000 to $14,9993,4705.9%
$15,000 to $19,9993,4565.9%
$20,000 to $24,9992,9065.0%
$25,000 to $29,9993,2225.5%
$30,000 to $34,9992,7524.7%
$35,000 to $39,9992,8944.9%
$40,000 to $44,9992,4274.1%
$45,000 to $49,9992,5194.3%
$50,000 to $59,9994,3227.4%
$60,000 to $74,9995,4609.3%
$75,000 to $99,9997,24212.4%
$100,000 to $124,9994,7348.1%
$125,000 to $149,9993,2715.6%
$150,000 to $199,9993,3665.7%
$200,000 or more2,7514.7%
Median Household Income54,122 
Per Capita Income30,765 
Cost of Living Index   (100 = average)
Compared to U.S.74 
Welfare Households
 Number%
SSI4,3827.5%
Public Assistance6741.1%
Public Asst. or Food Stamps9,18015.7%
Labor Force, Ages 25-64
 Number%
Employed57,25164.6%
Unemployed3,0723.5%
In Armed Forces2930.3%
Total Labor Force60,61668.3%
Not in Labor Force28,07631.7%
Real Unemployment Rate 35.1%
Class of Worker
 MaleFemale% Male
Private Sector23,55420,41253.6%
Non-Profit1,3322,55634.3%
Self-Employed4,5152,15467.7%
Local Government2,2502,36548.8%
State Government7091,96326.5%
Federal Government1,19269563.2%
Total Private + Self28,06922,56655.4%
Total Non-Profit + Govt.5,4837,57942.0%
Total33,55230,14552.7%
Pct. Govt.14.4%  
Occupation
 Number%
Management, Business, Science, Arts8,08312.6%
Sales and Office Occupations14,36422.5%
Professional, Technical13,04120.4%
Service Occupations11,26417.6%
Farming, Forestry, Fishing4940.8%
All others17,16726.9%
White Collar 55.5%
Industry
 Number%
Health care and social assistance10,88423.8%
Retail trade8,86619.4%
Manufacturing6,56814.4%
Accommodation and food services4,65410.2%
Educational services4,5319.9%
Construction4,4209.7%
Transportation and warehousing4,0888.9%
Other services3,3317.3%
Public administration3,2617.1%
Administrative, support, waste mgmt.2,6085.7%
Professional, scientific, technical2,4155.3%
Wholesale trade2,2514.9%
Finance and insurance1,7713.9%
Utilities1,3783.0%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting9642.1%
Real estate and rental and leasing6761.5%
Arts, entertainment, recreation6351.4%
Information5341.2%
Mining, quarrying, oil/gas extraction620.1%
Management220.0%

2022 Ancestry, Citizenship & Language Data for Dothan, AL Metro Area

Hispanic Breakdown
CountryNumber%
Mexican3,3532.22%
Puerto Rican8230.55%
Cuban2280.15%
Dominican760.05%
Total Central American4690.31%
Costa Rican00.00%
Guatemalan2680.18%
Honduran370.02%
Nicaraguan130.01%
Panamanian980.06%
Salvadoran510.03%
Other Central American20.00%
Total South American1650.11%
Argentinean30.00%
Bolivian00.00%
Chilean50.00%
Colombian360.02%
Ecuadorian220.01%
Paraguayan00.00%
Peruvian480.03%
Uruguayan00.00%
Venezuelan510.03%
Other South American00.00%
Other Hispanic3840.25%
Asian Breakdown
CountryNumber%
Indian2460.16%
Vietnamese2370.16%
Korean2350.16%
Chinese1510.10%
Filipino1380.09%
Thai370.02%
Japanese310.02%
Indonesian190.01%
Taiwanese60.00%
Language Spoken at Home
LanguageNumber%
English136,83096.3%
Spanish3,2842.3%
Other Indo-European5490.4%
Korean2860.2%
German, other Germanic2110.1%
Other Asian1700.1%
Tagalog1580.1%
Vietnamese1500.1%
Other1350.1%
Ancestry
CountryNumber%
American21,98214.6%
English16,64811.0%
Irish12,9468.6%
German8,6165.7%
Scottish2,5991.7%
European2,2501.5%
Italian2,1191.4%
Scotch-Irish1,6511.1%
French1,4821.0%
Dutch1,0530.7%
Polish8010.5%
Welsh6770.4%
African5560.4%
British5520.4%
Norwegian3890.3%
Citizenship & Nativity
 Number%
U.S. citizen149,34998.9%
Not a citizen1,6201.1%
Native147,62197.8%
Foreign-born3,3482.2%

2022 Educational Attainment Data for Dothan, AL Metro Area

Educational Attainment, Population 25 Years and Older
< 9 Years9-12 YearsH.S. Grad or GEDSome CollegeBach. DegreeGrad Degree
4,587 4.3%10,048 9.5%34,756 32.9%34,252 32.5%14,216 13.5%7,677 7.3%
  Average years of education: 12.9
Population 25 Years and Older
< 9 Years 4,587 4.3%
9-12 Years 10,048 9.5%
H.S. Grad or GED 34,756 32.9%
Some College 34,252 32.5%
Bach. Degree 14,216 13.5%
Grad Degree 7,677 7.3%
Average years of education: 12.9

Source for the above data: U.S. Census Bureau / American Community Survey (5 year-estimates)


Historical Labor Force Data for Dothan, AL Metro Area

Labor Force Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
YearLabor
Force
EmployedUnemployedUnemp.
Rate
State
Avg.
1990 117,822 112,506 5,316 4.5%
1991 118,614 112,110 6,504 5.5%
1992 121,152 114,274 6,878 5.7%
1993 121,744 113,256 8,488 7.0%
1994 122,996 115,642 7,354 6.0%
1995 122,684 116,102 6,582 5.4%
1996 123,664 117,124 6,540 5.3%
1997 126,018 120,008 6,010 4.8%
1998 124,616 119,462 5,154 4.1%
1999 125,040 119,388 5,652 4.5%
2000 130,818 124,754 6,064 4.6%
2001 129,452 123,136 6,316 4.9%
2002 128,370 122,024 6,346 4.9%
2003 129,322 122,760 6,562 5.1%
2004 130,432 124,212 6,220 4.8%
2005 130,060 125,030 5,030 3.9%
2006 131,956 127,304 4,652 3.5%
2007 132,792 127,936 4,856 3.7%
2008 130,336 123,174 7,162 5.5%
2009 128,186 116,728 11,458 8.9%
2010 130,584 118,258 12,326 9.4%
2011 131,096 119,534 11,562 8.8%
2012 128,840 118,744 10,096 7.8%
2013 127,308 118,250 9,058 7.1%
2014 125,650 117,092 8,558 6.8%
2015 123,806 116,036 7,770 6.3%
2016 123,142 115,898 7,244 5.9%
2017 124,070 118,410 5,660 4.6%
2018 126,018 120,912 5,106 4.1%
2019 128,220 124,260 3,960 3.1%
2020 128,014 121,478 6,536 5.1%
2021 130,384 126,180 4,204 3.2%
2022 132,640 129,230 3,410 2.6%
Link: Information about the TRUE unemployment rate from shadowstats.com