Pell City demographics profile

StatisticPell CityAlabamaNational
Population13,4894,841,164318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)5429291
Median age39.538.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%40%43%
Speak English97%95%79%
Speak Spanish1%3%13%
Pell City, AL has a population of 13,489 and is the 3,102nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 542 per sq mi which is 489% higher than the Alabama average and 498% higher than the national average. The median age in Pell City is 40 which is approximately 2% higher than the Alabama average of 39. In Pell City, 57% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 75% of Pell City residents were born in Alabama, 23% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Pell City is 489% higher than Alabama.
  • The median age in Pell City is 2% higher than Alabama.
  • In Pell City 83.73% of the population is White.
  • In Pell City 14.16% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Pell City 1.12% of the population is Asian.

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Pell City population breakdown by race

RacePell CityAlabamaNational
White83.73%68.68%73.35%
Black or African American14.16%26.48%12.63%
Asian1.12%1.25%5.22%
American Indian0.00%0.49%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race0.82%1.76%3.06%
Other race0.17%1.28%4.75%
In Pell City, 0.7% 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 Pell City, AL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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