|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Attalla is 5,839. Attalla, Alabama is the 4,400th largest city in the US.
Attalla is located entirely in Etowah County.
The peak population of Attalla was in 1990, when its population was 7,150. In 1990, Attalla was the 3,195th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,400th largest city in the US. Attalla is currently 18.3% smaller than it was in 1990.
Attalla has shrunk 14.5% since the year 2000. Attalla, Alabama's growth is extremely below average. 95% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Attalla has a population density of 866.5 people per square mile.
|4401||Black Diamond, Washington||5,839||47.0%|
|4403||Fort Wright, Kentucky||5,837||2.7%|
|4404||Old Tappan, New Jersey||5,836||6.0%|
|4406||McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania||5,832||-12.3%|
The total voting age population of Attalla, Alabama, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,276. The voting age population is 48.7% male and 51.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.9% of the residents of Attalla are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Attalla are 76.4% White, 19.3% Black, 2.9% Two or more races, 1.0% Other, 0.4% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 4.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Attalla, 12.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.8%. On a per-household basis, 12.8% of families are below the poverty line in Attalla.
Among those aged 16 and older, 49.6% of Attalla residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.8% of Attalla residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 8.9% have a bachelor's degree and 4.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Attalla residents aged 5 and older, 6.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Attalla is 3.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Attalla, 11.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Attalla is $39,247.
In Attalla, 73.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 26.6% of housing units in Attalla.
Of all the housing units in Attalla, 9.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Attalla, 6.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 190 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Attalla is $542.
In Attalla, 82.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.