Sweet Water demographics profile

StatisticSweet WaterAlabamaNational
Population3324,841,164318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1649291
Median age38.538.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.3:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)66%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1864%40%43%
Speak English100%95%79%
Speak Spanish0%3%13%
Sweet Water, AL has a population of 332 and is the 21,933rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 164 per sq mi which is 78% higher than the Alabama average and 81% higher than the national average. The median age in Sweet Water is 39 which is approximately equal to the Alabama average of 39. In Sweet Water, 66% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 100% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 69% of Sweet Water residents were born in Alabama, 31% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Sweet Water is 78% higher than Alabama.
  • The median age in Sweet Water is equal to Alabama.
  • In Sweet Water 96.39% of the population is White.
  • In Sweet Water 3.61% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Sweet Water 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Sweet Water population breakdown by race

RaceSweet WaterAlabamaNational
White96.39%68.68%73.35%
Black or African American3.61%26.48%12.63%
Asian0.00%1.25%5.22%
American Indian0.00%0.49%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race0.00%1.76%3.06%
Other race0.00%1.28%4.75%
In Sweet Water, 0.0% 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.

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