StatisticPhenix CityAlabamaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,3219791
Median age32.438.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%40%43%
Speak English95%95%79%
Speak Spanish3%3%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Phenix City is 1262% higher than Alabama
  • The median age in Phenix City is 16% lower than Alabama
  • In Phenix City 49.71% of the population is White
  • In Phenix City 44.32% of the population is Black
  • In Phenix City 1.15% of the population is Asian

Compare Phenix City, AL Demographics


      Phenix City population breakdown by race

      RacePhenix CityAlabamaNational
      American Indian0.15%0.49%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.18%0.04%0.18%
      Mixed race3.33%1.76%3.06%
      Other race1.16%1.28%4.75%
      In Phenix City, 5.1% 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

      Phenix City age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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