|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Gainesville is 174. Gainesville, Alabama is the 16,909th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Gainesville was in 1990, when its population was 452. In 1990, Gainesville was the 13,522nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 16,909th largest city in the US. Gainesville is currently 61.5% smaller than it was in 1990.
Gainesville has shrunk 20.5% since the year 2000. Gainesville, Alabama's growth is about average. 52% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|16907||Fountain N' Lakes, Missouri||174||32.8%|
|16912||Lambs Grove, Iowa||174||-22.6%|
|16915||Peever, South Dakota||174||-16.7%|
The total voting age population of Gainesville, Alabama, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 107. The voting age population is 40.2% male and 59.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 4.9% of the residents of Gainesville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Gainesville are 82.2% Black, 12.3% White and 5.5% Two or more races.
In Gainesville, 49.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 42.9%. On a per-household basis, 56.0% of families are below the poverty line in Gainesville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 43.7% of Gainesville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.6% of Gainesville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.8% have a bachelor's degree and 1.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Gainesville residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
In Gainesville, 21.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Gainesville is $14,028.
In Gainesville, 52.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 47.3% of housing units in Gainesville.
Of all the housing units in Gainesville, 8.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Gainesville, 6.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Gainesville is $700.
In Gainesville, 50.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.