StatisticSweet WaterAlabamaNational
Population density (sq mi)1649791
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%

Key findings

  • The population density in Sweet Water is 69% 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
  • In Sweet Water 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Sweet Water, AL Demographics


      Sweet Water population breakdown by race

      RaceSweet WaterAlabamaNational
      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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Sweet Water age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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