In 2020, Decatur, AL had a population of 54.3k people with a median age of 40.4 and a median household income of $49,296. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Decatur, AL declined from 54,478 to 54,344, a −0.246% decrease and its median household income grew from $48,429 to $49,296, a 1.79% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Decatur, AL are White (Non-Hispanic) (60.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (22%), Other (Hispanic) (6.61%), White (Hispanic) (5.81%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.61%).
None of the households in Decatur, AL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
95% of the residents in Decatur, AL are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Decatur, AL are John C Calhoun State Community College (2,644 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Decatur, AL was $141,000, and the homeownership rate was 64.4%.
Most people in Decatur, AL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Decatur, AL was 2 cars per household.