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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Limestone County is 87,167, which is 32.72% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 8.33% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Limestone County population density is 143.56 people per square mile, which is higher than the state average density of 91.91 people per square mile and is higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Limestone County is white, which represent 81.27% of the total population. The average Limestone County education level is about the same as the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 87,167. #15

Population Growth Since 2000, #3

Limestone County

Population Density, #13

Limestone County
143.56 per square mile
91.91 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:70,843 (81.27%, #24)
Black:11,133 (12.77%, #46)
Hispanic:4,934 (5.66%, #10)
Asian:1,089 (1.25%, #13)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):560 (0.64%, #20)
One Race, Other:1,869 (2.14%, see rank)
Two or More Races:1,673 (1.92%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:4,435 (89.89%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:149 (3.02%, see rank)
Cuban:57 (1.16%, see rank)
Central American:132 (2.68%, see rank)
South American:35 (0.71%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:192 (17.63%, see rank)
Chinese:90 (8.26%, see rank)
Filipino:67 (6.15%, see rank)
Japanese:33 (3.03%, see rank)
Korean:248 (22.77%, see rank)
Vietnamese:169 (15.52%, see rank)
Asian, Other:290 (26.63%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

69,854 (80.14%) out of the total population of 87,167 reported first ancestry.

 Limestone County% of the Total PopulationAlabamaU.S.
Arab660.08%, see rank0.21%0.56%
Czech700.08%, see rank0.09%0.47%
Danish540.06%, see rank0.09%0.42%
Dutch7280.84%, see rank0.92%1.40%
English8,6499.92%, see rank8.22%8.02%
French1,3881.59%, see rank1.80%3.34%
German6,7567.75%, see rank7.03%15.03%
Greek1480.17%, see rank0.16%0.41%
Hungarian1120.13%, see rank0.11%0.46%
Irish9,15110.50%, see rank9.11%10.80%
Italian1,4541.67%, see rank1.71%5.52%
Norwegian3910.45%, see rank0.31%1.42%
Polish5350.61%, see rank0.61%3.01%
Portuguese700.08%, see rank0.07%0.44%
Russian880.10%, see rank0.17%0.92%
Scotch-Irish1,1231.29%, see rank1.52%0.99%
Scottish1,2721.46%, see rank1.81%1.72%
Subsaharan African3240.37%, see rank0.81%0.95%
Swedish4590.53%, see rank0.36%1.27%
Swiss1840.21%, see rank0.10%0.30%
Ukrainian680.08%, see rank0.05%0.31%
American19,95822.90%, see rank15.41%7.12%
Welsh4440.51%, see rank0.38%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 43,986 (50.46%, see rank)
Females: 43,181 (49.54%, see rank)

Limestone County
Male: 50.46%
Female: 49.54%
Male: 48.49%
Female: 51.51%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Limestone County
38.80 years old
38.20 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Limestone County
37.20 years old
36.70 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Limestone County
40.20 years old
39.60 years old
38.80 years old

 Limestone County% of the Total PopulationAlabamaU.S.
Under 5 years5,3806.17%, see rank6.22%6.36%
5 to 9 years5,7316.57%, see rank6.32%6.51%
10 to 14 years5,8786.74%, see rank6.67%6.59%
15 to 19 years5,5066.32%, see rank6.80%6.85%
20 to 24 years5,0745.82%, see rank7.20%7.13%
25 to 34 years11,71713.44%, see rank12.84%13.47%
35 to 44 years12,33214.15%, see rank12.68%12.96%
45 to 54 years13,49915.49%, see rank14.02%14.09%
55 to 64 years10,76012.34%, see rank12.75%12.29%
65 to 74 years6,8597.87%, see rank8.33%7.64%
75 to 84 3,2063.68%, see rank4.52%4.25%
85 years and over1,2251.41%, see rank1.66%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Limestone CountyAlabamaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population59,598, 100%3,217,902209,056,129
Less Than High School10,367, 17.39%, see rank16.30%13.67%
High School Graduate18,672, 31.33%, see rank31.07%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree16,805, 28.20%, see rank29.58%29.09%
Bachelor Degree9,193, 15.43%, see rank14.46%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree4,561, 7.65%, see rank8.59%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#13.02, see rank13.1213.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Limestone County AlabamaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten2,20468.47%31.53%68.95%31.05%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)9,52589.59%, see rank10.41%, see rank89.56%10.44%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)4,53785.67%, see rank14.33%, see rank89.36%10.64%90.60%9.40%
College3,65790.16%, see rank9.84%, see rank85.55%14.45%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School66586.32%, see rank13.68%, see rank76.76%23.24%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Limestone CountyAlabamaU.S.
Total Households32,156, 100%1,842,174116,211,092
Average Household Size2.59, see rank2.552.63
1 Person Households8,145, 25.33%, see rank28.54%27.57%
2 or More Person Households24,011, 74.67%, see rank71.46%72.43%
Family Households (Families)23,200, 72.15%, see rank67.33%66.22%
Average Family Size3.15, see rank3.213.32
Married-Couple Family18,364, 57.11%, see rank47.79%48.42%
Nonfamily Households8,956, 27.85%, see rank32.67%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Limestone County%AlabamaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total70,178see rank3,892,591252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over35,251100%, see rank1,863,744123,281,364
Never Married10,17428.86%, see rank32.38%35.77%
Married20,46958.07%, see rank53.13%52.04%
Widowed8102.30%, see rank3.01%2.57%
Divorced3,79810.77%, see rank11.48%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over34,927100%, see rank2,028,847129,692,771
Never Married7,33321.00%, see rank26.66%29.48%
Married19,63856.23%, see rank48.92%49.19%
Widowed3,49210.00%, see rank10.95%9.16%
Divorced4,46412.78%, see rank13.47%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Limestone County%AlabamaU.S.
Native83,25095.51%, see rank96.54%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence58,08266.63%, see rank70.07%58.73%
Born in Different State24,52728.14%, see rank25.66%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
6410.74%, see rank0.81%1.42%
Foreign Born3,9174.49%, see rank3.46%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship1,9002.18%, see rank1.15%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship2,0172.31%, see rank2.30%7.09%
Born In Europe4420.51%, see rank0.37%1.53%
Born In Asia7250.83%, see rank1.02%3.82%
Born In Africa190.02%, see rank0.14%0.55%
Born In Oceania670.08%, see rank0.02%0.07%
Born In Latin America2,5422.92%, see rank1.84%6.83%
Born In Northern America1220.14%, see rank0.07%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Limestone County%AlabamaU.S.
English29,88392.93%, see rank94.21%79.39%
Spanish1,5284.75%, see rank3.33%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages4641.44%, see rank1.29%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages2810.87%, see rank0.92%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank0.26%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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