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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Brilliant is 833. Brilliant, Alabama is the 11,004th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Brilliant was in 2000, when its population was 1,004. In 2000, Brilliant was the 10,174th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 11,004th largest city in the US. Brilliant is currently 17.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
Brilliant has shrunk 17.0% since the year 2000. Brilliant, Alabama's growth is extremely below average. 86% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10998||Cameron, West Virginia||834||-30.8%|
|11000||Magnolia, North Carolina||834||-10.6%|
|11008||Marion, South Dakota||833||-6.5%|
The total voting age population of Brilliant, Alabama, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 707. The voting age population is 50.9% male and 49.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.4% of the residents of Brilliant are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Brilliant are 97.5% White, 1.8% Black and 0.7% Two or more races.
In Brilliant, 27.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 36.4%. On a per-household basis, 19.6% of families are below the poverty line in Brilliant.
Among those aged 16 and older, 46.3% of Brilliant residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 72.7% of Brilliant residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 1.7% have a bachelor's degree and 0.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Brilliant residents aged 5 and older, 0.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Brilliant is 8.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Brilliant, 9.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Brilliant is $24,643.
In Brilliant, 68.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 31.3% of housing units in Brilliant.
Of all the housing units in Brilliant, 2.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Brilliant, 13.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Brilliant is $377.
In Brilliant, 66.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.