|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ragland is 1,707. Ragland, Alabama is the 8,211th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Ragland was in 2000, when its population was 1,924. In 2000, Ragland was the 7,539th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,211th largest city in the US. Ragland is currently 11.3% smaller than it was in 2000.
Ragland has shrunk 11.2% since the year 2000. Ragland, Alabama's growth is below average. 75% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8207||Evans City, Pennsylvania||1,708||-14.8%|
|8208||Mount Pleasant, North Carolina||1,708||17.7%|
|8209||Prairie City, Iowa||1,708||24.8%|
|8212||Webster, South Dakota||1,707||-12.1%|
|8214||Braddock Hills, Pennsylvania||1,706||-14.2%|
|8216||Soap Lake, Washington||1,706||-0.7%|
|8217||Long Lake, Minnesota||1,705||-7.3%|
The total voting age population of Ragland, Alabama, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,492. The voting age population is 50.7% male and 49.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.5% of the residents of Ragland are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ragland are 83.6% White, 14.0% Black, 1.3% Two or more races, 0.5% American Indian, 0.5% Other and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 0.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ragland, 17.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 24.5%. On a per-household basis, 15.7% of families are below the poverty line in Ragland.
Among those aged 16 and older, 48.1% of Ragland residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 76.5% of Ragland residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 6.0% have a bachelor's degree and 2.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ragland residents aged 5 and older, 0.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ragland is 10.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ragland, 13.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ragland is $36,875.
In Ragland, 65.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 34.4% of housing units in Ragland.
Of all the housing units in Ragland, 6.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Ragland, 17.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 140 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ragland is $454.
In Ragland, 63.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.