Sanford demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)529291
Median age46.138.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1831%40%43%
Speak English98%95%79%
Speak Spanish2%3%13%
Sanford, AL has a population of 218 and is the 24,059th largest city in the United States. The population density is 52 per sq mi which is 43% lower than the Alabama average and 42% lower than the national average. The median age in Sanford is 46 which is approximately 19% higher than the Alabama average of 39. In Sanford, 55% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 79% of Sanford residents were born in Alabama, 21% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Sanford is 43% lower than Alabama.
  • The median age in Sanford is 19% higher than Alabama.
  • In Sanford 88.07% of the population is White.
  • In Sanford 5.96% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Sanford 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Sanford population breakdown by race

Black or African American5.96%26.48%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.49%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race3.21%1.76%3.06%
Other race2.75%1.28%4.75%
In Sanford, 1.4% 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 Sanford, AL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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