StatisticColonyAlabamaNational
Population3394,903,185328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1519791
Median age39.538.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1844%40%43%
Speak English96%95%79%
Speak Spanish4%3%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Colony is 55% higher than Alabama
  • The median age in Colony is 2% higher than Alabama
  • In Colony 8.26% of the population is White
  • In Colony 87.02% of the population is Black
  • In Colony 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Colony, AL Demographics

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      Colony population breakdown by race

      RaceColonyAlabamaNational
      White8.26%68.68%73.35%
      Black87.02%26.48%12.63%
      Asian0.00%1.25%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.49%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
      Mixed race4.72%1.76%3.06%
      Other race0.00%1.28%4.75%
      In Colony, 0.9% 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

      Colony age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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