In 2017, Russell County, AL had a population of 58.5k people with a median age of 35.3 and a median household income of $38,988. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Russell County, AL declined from 58,636 to 58,480, a -0.266% decrease and its median household income grew from $38,400 to $38,988, a 1.53% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Russell County, AL are White (Non-Hispanic) (47.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (42.4%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.28%), White (Hispanic) (2.76%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.4%). N/A% of the people in Russell County, AL speak a non-English language, and 98.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Russell County, AL are Chattahoochee Valley Community College (253 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Russell County, AL is $114,700, and the homeownership rate is 58.9%. Most people in Russell County, AL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Russell County, AL is 2 cars per household.