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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wedowee is 720. Wedowee, Alabama is the 11,686th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Wedowee was in 1990, when its population was 841. In 1990, Wedowee was the 10,579th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 11,686th largest city in the US. Wedowee is currently 14.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Wedowee has shrunk 11.9% since the year 2000. Wedowee, Alabama's growth is below average. 64% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|11682||La Farge, Wisconsin||720||-6.8%|
|11687||Angelica, New York||719||-20.1%|
The total voting age population of Wedowee, Alabama, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 646. The voting age population is 47.1% male and 52.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 28.9% of the residents of Wedowee are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wedowee are 60.9% White, 36.5% Black, 2.1% Two or more races and 0.6% Other. Additionally, 3.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wedowee, 21.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 43.6%. On a per-household basis, 13.2% of families are below the poverty line in Wedowee.
Among those aged 16 and older, 37.1% of Wedowee residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 74.5% of Wedowee residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.1% have a bachelor's degree and 5.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wedowee residents aged 5 and older, 4.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
In Wedowee, 19.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wedowee is $31,042.
In Wedowee, 76.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 23.5% of housing units in Wedowee.
Of all the housing units in Wedowee, 10.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Wedowee, 17.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wedowee is $444.
In Wedowee, 53.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.