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Russell County, Alabama Facts

Facts
State Alabama
Land area 641.1 square miles
Population Density 82.6 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 59,585
Population change 12.5%
Under 5 years of age 7.8%
Under 18 25.2%
65 and over 12.2%
Females 51%
White 53.8
Hispanic or Latino of any race 4.9
Asian 0.8%
Two or more races 2.3%
Black or African American 42.3%
Native American 0.5%
Pacific Islander 0.3%
Had graduated from high school 80%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 16%
Veterans 5,977
Households and Housing
Households 21,142
Persons per household 2.6
Living in the same house for one year or more 81.7%
Median household income $36,143
The per capita income $19,678
Live below the poverty line. 22%
housing units 26,411
Multi-unit structures 20%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $104,400
Residents owning their homes. 61.3%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 3,823
Women-owned firms 32.4%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 1%
Black-owned firms 33.9%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $428,236
Retail sales per capita $8,526
Manufacturers shipments $0
Merchant wholesaler sales $0