|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Atmore is 8,542. Atmore, Alabama is the 3,474th largest city in the US.
Atmore is located entirely in Escambia County.
The peak population of Atmore was in 2000, when its population was 10,280. In 2000, Atmore was the 2,701st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,474th largest city in the US. Atmore is currently 16.9% smaller than it was in 2000.
Atmore has shrunk 16.9% since the year 2000. Atmore, Alabama's growth is extremely below average. 95% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Atmore has a population density of 466.5 people per square mile.
|3471||Old Forge, Pennsylvania||8,552||-2.5%|
|3472||Spring Hill, Kansas||8,547||191.2%|
|3478||Newton, New Jersey||8,524||3.2%|
|3479||West Long Branch, New Jersey||8,524||2.9%|
|3480||Closter, New Jersey||8,521||1.5%|
The total voting age population of Atmore, Alabama, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 7,769. The voting age population is 61.0% male and 39.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.7% of the residents of Atmore are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Atmore are 58.5% Black, 38.7% White, 1.2% Two or more races, 1.0% American Indian, 0.6% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.1% Asian. Additionally, 0.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Atmore, 34.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 54.5%. On a per-household basis, 27.0% of families are below the poverty line in Atmore.
Among those aged 16 and older, 32.6% of Atmore residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 71.6% of Atmore residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.4% have a bachelor's degree and 4.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Atmore residents aged 5 and older, 0.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Atmore is 15.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Atmore, 11.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Atmore is $26,118.
In Atmore, 55.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 44.8% of housing units in Atmore.
Of all the housing units in Atmore, 1.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Atmore, 1.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Atmore is $583.
In Atmore, 55.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.