Colony demographics profile

StatisticColonyAlabamaNational
Population3394,841,164318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1519291
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%
Colony, AL has a population of 339 and is the 21,795th largest city in the United States. The population density is 151 per sq mi which is 64% higher than the Alabama average and 66% higher than the national average. The median age in Colony is 40 which is approximately 2% higher than the Alabama average of 39. In Colony, 50% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 96% speak English and 4% speak Spanish. 77% of Colony residents were born in Alabama, 22% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Colony is 64% 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 or African American.
  • In Colony 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Colony population breakdown by race

RaceColonyAlabamaNational
White8.26%68.68%73.35%
Black or African American87.02%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.

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