In 2019, Russell County, AL had a population of 58k people with a median age of 36.3 and a median household income of $42,443. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Russell County, AL declined from 58,213 to 57,952, a −0.448% decrease and its median household income grew from $40,978 to $42,443, a 3.58% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Russell County, AL are White (Non-Hispanic) (46.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (43.4%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.19%), White (Hispanic) (3.15%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.56%). 0% of the households in Russell County, AL speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.9% of the residents in Russell County, AL are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Russell County, AL are Chattahoochee Valley Community College (508 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2019, the median property value in Russell County, AL was $122,000, and the homeownership rate was 60.2%. Most people in Russell County, AL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Russell County, AL was 2 cars per household.