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Bessemer at a Glance

Bessemer has a total population of 29,672, of which 7,948 are children under the age of 18 and 4,881 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 35.9.

Total Population:
29,672
Median Age:
35.9
Males:
13,450 (45.3%)
Female:
16,222 (54.7%)
Children (0-17):
7,948 (26.8%)
Adults (18-64):
16,843 (56.8%)
Seniors (65+):
4,881 (16.4%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Bessemer
Married:
9,660 (32.6%)
Divorced:
2,686 (9.1%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Bessemer
Hispanic Ethnicity:
338 (1.14%)
White:
8,584 (28.93%)
African American:
20,638 (69.55%)
Asian:
52 (0.18%)
Pacific Islander:
5 (0.02%)
Indian:
82 (0.28%)
Other:
90 (0.30%)
Two or More:
221 (0.74%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Bessemer

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.52, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.52 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
2
Doctors:
154
Home Agencies:
1
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
3
Medical Suppliers:
21
Rehab Centers:
2

Wealth

The median family income is $28,230 while the median household income is $23,066. Roughly 26.86% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$28,230
Household Income:
$23,066
In Poverty:
26.86%

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