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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wetumpka is 7,190. Wetumpka, Alabama is the 3,912th largest city in the US.
Wetumpka is located entirely in Elmore County.
The current population of Wetumpka (7,190) is it's peak population.
Wetumpka has grown 23.3% since the 2000. Wetumpka, Alabama is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 80% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Wetumpka has a population density of 645.4 people per square mile.
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|3916||Devils Lake, North Dakota||7,182||-0.4%|
The total voting age population of Wetumpka, Alabama, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,599. The voting age population is 36.9% male and 63.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.4% of the residents of Wetumpka are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wetumpka are 61.7% White, 33.1% Black, 2.5% Two or more races, 1.7% Other, 0.9% Asian and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 1.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wetumpka, 12.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 11.1%. On a per-household basis, 10.6% of families are below the poverty line in Wetumpka.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.1% of Wetumpka residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.5% of Wetumpka residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.7% have a bachelor's degree and 7.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wetumpka residents aged 5 and older, 2.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wetumpka is 7.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wetumpka, 28.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wetumpka is $42,820.
In Wetumpka, 58.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.3% of housing units in Wetumpka.
Of all the housing units in Wetumpka, 5.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Wetumpka, 26.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 930 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wetumpka is $792.
In Wetumpka, 72.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.