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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Dothan is 71,175. Dothan, Alabama is the 522nd largest city in the US.
Parts of Dothan are located within Dale County, Henry County and Houston County.
The current population of Dothan (71,175) is it's peak population.
Dothan has grown 22.0% since the 2000. Dothan, Alabama's growth is about average. 48% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Dothan has a population density of 732.6 people per square mile.
|516||Lake Elsinore, California||71,563||144.4%|
|519||Johnson City, Tennessee||71,278||27.2%|
The total voting age population of Dothan, Alabama, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 51,335. The voting age population is 45.8% male and 54.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.8% of the residents of Dothan are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Dothan are 61.8% White, 33.6% Black, 2.2% Two or more races, 1.3% Asian, 0.8% Other, 0.3% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 3.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Dothan, 18.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 29.3%. On a per-household basis, 14.3% of families are below the poverty line in Dothan.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.5% of Dothan residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.4% of Dothan residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.5% have a bachelor's degree and 9.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Dothan residents aged 5 and older, 4.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Dothan is 7.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Dothan, 11.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Dothan is $47,081.
In Dothan, 59.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.8% of housing units in Dothan.
Of all the housing units in Dothan, 2.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Dothan, 21.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 6,700 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Dothan is $751.
In Dothan, 78.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.