Population density (sq mi)1,7869791
Median age37.638.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%40%43%
Speak English88%95%79%
Speak Spanish5%3%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Hoover is 1741% higher than Alabama
  • The median age in Hoover is 3% lower than Alabama
  • In Hoover 73.24% of the population is White
  • In Hoover 17.20% of the population is Black
  • In Hoover 5.07% of the population is Asian

Compare Hoover, AL Demographics


      Hoover population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.17%0.49%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.04%0.04%0.18%
      Mixed race1.55%1.76%3.06%
      Other race2.73%1.28%4.75%
      In Hoover, 5.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Hoover age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Hoover, AL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).