Population density (sq mi)529791
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%

Key findings

  • The population density in Sanford is 46% 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
  • In Sanford 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Sanford, AL Demographics


      Sanford population breakdown by race

      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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Sanford age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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