Alexander City demographics profile

StatisticAlexander CityAlabamaNational
Population density (sq mi)3549291
Median age39.538.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%40%43%
Speak English96%95%79%
Speak Spanish3%3%13%
Alexander City, AL has a population of 14,859 and is the 2,859th largest city in the United States. The population density is 354 per sq mi which is 285% higher than the Alabama average and 291% higher than the national average. The median age in Alexander City is 40 which is approximately 2% higher than the Alabama average of 39. In Alexander City, 56% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 96% speak English and 3% speak Spanish. 87% of Alexander City residents were born in Alabama, 10% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Alexander City is 285% higher than Alabama.
  • The median age in Alexander City is 2% higher than Alabama.
  • In Alexander City 56.24% of the population is White.
  • In Alexander City 39.03% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Alexander City 1.37% of the population is Asian.

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Alexander City population breakdown by race

RaceAlexander CityAlabamaNational
Black or African American39.03%26.48%12.63%
American Indian0.26%0.49%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race1.29%1.76%3.06%
Other race1.82%1.28%4.75%
In Alexander City, 5.0% 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 Alexander City, AL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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