Foley demographics profile

StatisticFoleyAlabamaNational
Population16,7414,841,164318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)5249291
Median age48.138.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1827%40%43%
Speak English87%95%79%
Speak Spanish9%3%13%
Foley, AL has a population of 16,741 and is the 2,554th largest city in the United States. The population density is 524 per sq mi which is 470% higher than the Alabama average and 479% higher than the national average. The median age in Foley is 48 which is approximately 25% higher than the Alabama average of 39. In Foley, 59% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 87% speak English and 9% speak Spanish. 52% of Foley residents were born in Alabama, 43% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 4% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Foley is 470% higher than Alabama.
  • The median age in Foley is 25% higher than Alabama.
  • In Foley 78.14% of the population is White.
  • In Foley 16.54% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Foley 0.44% of the population is Asian.

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Foley population breakdown by race

RaceFoleyAlabamaNational
White78.14%68.68%73.35%
Black or African American16.54%26.48%12.63%
Asian0.44%1.25%5.22%
American Indian0.25%0.49%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race2.22%1.76%3.06%
Other race2.42%1.28%4.75%
In Foley, 3.9% 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 Foley, AL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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