Population density (sq mi)5159791
Median age34.138.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)72%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1851%40%43%
Speak English95%95%79%
Speak Spanish2%3%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Chelsea is 431% higher than Alabama
  • The median age in Chelsea is 12% lower than Alabama
  • In Chelsea 88.65% of the population is White
  • In Chelsea 6.59% of the population is Black
  • In Chelsea 2.17% of the population is Asian

Compare Chelsea, AL Demographics


      Chelsea population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.49%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
      Mixed race2.03%1.76%3.06%
      Other race0.56%1.28%4.75%
      In Chelsea, 1.9% 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

      Chelsea age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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