AL

National Population : 333,590,059
Alabama State Population : 5,207,608

About Phenix City, AL

Phenix City, AL is located in Russell County in the state of Alabama.

The total City Population for Phenix City is about 36,487 with about 503 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 66,510.

The Average Home Value is $126,966.67, which is roughly 9% higher than the Average Home Value of $115,084.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 33% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $43,185.67, which is roughly 2% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $43,882.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 25% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Phenix City is about 9.2%.

Alabama is ranked #49 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 10.63 out of 100.

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Voting

Russell County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 12.14% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 52.64%
Republican: 46.25%
Other: 1.11%


Nearby Locations

Smiths, AL (6.43 mi.)
Smiths Sta, AL (6.43 mi.)
Seale, AL (9.46 mi.)
Salem, AL (12.48 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 36867, 36869, 36870
Latitude : 32.491480
Longitude : -85.031052
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 314 ft.
Area Code(s) : 334

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.54
Male Population Estimate : 42.94%
Female Population Estimate : 46.89%
Median Age : 34.1
Male Median Age : 32.7
Female Median Age : 35.5

White Population Estimate : 57.49%
Black Population Estimate : 30.90%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.36%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.98%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.24%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.86%
Other Population Estimate : 1.37%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Phenix City specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Russell County: About 15 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Russell County: About 505 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Russell County is about 74% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 43% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.