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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Waldo is 253. Waldo, Alabama is the 15,751st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Waldo was in 1990, when its population was 291. In 1990, Waldo was the 15,346th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 15,751st largest city in the US. Waldo is currently 13.1% smaller than it was in 1990.
Waldo has shrunk 9.9% since the year 2000. Waldo, Alabama is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 65% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|15745||New Ringgold, Pennsylvania||253||-12.7%|
|15746||Oak Ridge, Texas||253||-47.8%|
|15748||Scranton, North Dakota||253||-17.0%|
|15754||Lake Wilson, Minnesota||252||-6.3%|
The total voting age population of Waldo, Alabama, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 199. The voting age population is 52.3% male and 47.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.0% of the residents of Waldo are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Waldo are 53.6% White, 44.3% Black and 2.1% Two or more races.
In Waldo, 16.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 26.5%. On a per-household basis, 13.4% of families are below the poverty line in Waldo.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.9% of Waldo residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.6% of Waldo residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.1% have a bachelor's degree and 2.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Waldo 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 Waldo is 7.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Waldo, 8.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Waldo is $31,786.
In Waldo, 81.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 18.2% of housing units in Waldo.
Of all the housing units in Waldo, 3.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Waldo, 11.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Waldo is $825.
In Waldo, 60.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.