|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Phenix City is 38,428. Phenix City, Alabama is the 1,036th largest city in the US.
Parts of Phenix City are located within Lee County and Russell County.
The peak population of Phenix City was in 2020, when its population was 38,783. In 2020, Phenix City was the 1,023rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,036th largest city in the US. Phenix City is currently 0.9% smaller than it was in 2020.
Phenix City has grown 35.2% since the 2000. Phenix City, Alabama is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 73% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Phenix City has a population density of 1,182.6 people per square mile.
|1030||San Gabriel, California||38,670||-3.0%|
|1032||Bell Gardens, California||38,552||-12.6%|
|1035||Atlantic City, New Jersey||38,466||-4.9%|
|1036||Phenix City, Alabama||38,428||35.2%|
|1037||Spartanburg, South Carolina||38,401||-4.3%|
|1038||Winter Springs, Florida||38,317||23.0%|
|1041||La Quinta, California||38,181||55.3%|
|1042||East Point, Georgia||38,141||-5.9%|
The total voting age population of Phenix City, Alabama, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 26,137. The voting age population is 46.9% male and 53.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.6% of the residents of Phenix City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Phenix City are 48.1% White, 43.9% Black, 3.5% Two or more races, 3.2% Other, 1.0% Asian, 0.3% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 6.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Phenix City, 23.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 34.1%. On a per-household basis, 19.1% of families are below the poverty line in Phenix City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.6% of Phenix City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.1% of Phenix City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.1% have a bachelor's degree and 8.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Phenix City residents aged 5 and older, 7.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Phenix City is 7.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Phenix City, 17.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Phenix City is $42,089.
In Phenix City, 51.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 49.0% of housing units in Phenix City.
Of all the housing units in Phenix City, 6.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Phenix City, 27.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 4,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Phenix City is $833.
In Phenix City, 72.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.