Attalla, AL has a population of 5,934 and is the 5,794th largest city in the United States. The population density is 850 per sq mi which is 824% higher than the Alabama average and 838% higher than the national average. The median age in Attalla is 42 which is approximately 8% higher than the Alabama average of 39. In Attalla, 60% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 96% speak English and 4% speak Spanish. 83% of Attalla residents were born in Alabama, 13% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 4% were foreign born.