Demographics

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Demographics 2018-04-06T02:09:48+00:00

Facts from the U.S. Census

The latest census data about our diverse and growing city.
Population 2010 2016
Foley 14,618 17,607
Baldwin County 182,265 208,563
Quick Facts Foley Baldwin County
Households (2012-2016) 7,245 75,149
Persons per household (2012-2016) 2.29 2.62
Persons Under 5 Years, 2010 7.1% 6.1%
Persons Under 18 Years, 2010 20.9% 23%
Persons 65 Years & Older 22% 16.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, ages 5 years+, 2012-2016 12.7% 5.5%
High school graduate or higher, age 25 years+, 2012-2016 92.9% 90%
Bachelor’s degree or higher, age 25 years+, 2012-2016 24.2% 29.5%
Housing units, 2010 7,359 104,061
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2012,-2016 65.8% 71.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2012-2016 $153,500 $173,400
Median gross rent, 2012-2016 $777 $889
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+ years, 2012-2016 21.5 27.2
Median household income (in 2016 dollars), 2012-2016 $42,172 $51,365
Persons in poverty 15.9% 11.7%
Population per square mile, 2010 567.4 114.6
Land area in square miles, 2010 25.77 1,589.78
Economy Foley Baldwin County
In civilian labor force, total, age 16 years+, 2012-2016 50.9% 58.4%
In civilian labor force, female, age 16 years+, 2012-2016 46.4% 52.9%
Total accommodation and food service sales, 2012 ($1000) 77,976 560,602
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1000) 159,927 622,454
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1000) 64,923 1,118,210
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1000) 587,106 3,145,789
Total retail sales per capita, 2012 $38,119 $16,488