Headland, AL has a population of 4,691 and is the 6,740th largest city in the United States. The population density is 155 per sq mi which is 68% higher than the Alabama average and 71% higher than the national average. The median age in Headland is 39 which is approximately 2% higher than the Alabama average of 39. In Headland, 66% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 72% of Headland residents were born in Alabama, 27% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.