Auburn demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,0259291
Median age23.938.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)37%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1850%40%43%
Speak English87%95%79%
Speak Spanish4%3%13%
Auburn, AL has a population of 60,318 and is the 640th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,025 per sq mi which is 1014% higher than the Alabama average and 1032% higher than the national average. The median age in Auburn is 24 which is approximately 38% lower than the Alabama average of 39. In Auburn, 37% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 87% speak English and 4% speak Spanish. 52% of Auburn residents were born in Alabama, 38% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 9% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Auburn is 1014% higher than Alabama.
  • The median age in Auburn is 38% lower than Alabama.
  • In Auburn 72.20% of the population is White.
  • In Auburn 17.67% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Auburn 7.05% of the population is Asian.

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Auburn population breakdown by race

Black or African American17.67%26.48%12.63%
American Indian0.09%0.49%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.02%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race1.19%1.76%3.06%
Other race1.78%1.28%4.75%
In Auburn, 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 Auburn, AL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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