|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ariton is 655. Ariton, Alabama is the 12,072nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Ariton was in 2000, when its population was 774. In 2000, Ariton was the 11,381st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,072nd largest city in the US. Ariton is currently 15.4% smaller than it was in 2000.
Ariton has shrunk 15.3% since the year 2000. Ariton, Alabama's growth is below average. 73% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12066||Mountain City, Texas||656||-2.6%|
|12068||Sunset Valley, Texas||656||-10.0%|
|12069||Surfside Beach, Texas||656||-14.3%|
|12070||Toksook Bay, Alaska||656||23.0%|
|12073||Clear Lake, Minnesota||655||144.4%|
|12075||Marine on St. Croix, Minnesota||655||7.7%|
|12078||Pretty Prairie, Kansas||655||5.6%|
The total voting age population of Ariton, Alabama, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 595. The voting age population is 47.6% male and 52.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.9% of the residents of Ariton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ariton are 84.1% White, 12.5% Black and 3.3% Two or more races. Additionally, 6.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ariton, 39.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 61.5%. On a per-household basis, 35.2% of families are below the poverty line in Ariton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.4% of Ariton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 75.5% of Ariton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.9% have a bachelor's degree and 10.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ariton residents aged 5 and older, 6.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 6.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ariton is 8.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ariton, 26.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ariton is $33,000.
In Ariton, 73.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 26.5% of housing units in Ariton.
Of all the housing units in Ariton, 14.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Ariton, 9.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ariton is $408.
In Ariton, 71.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.