In 2018, Auburn-Opelika, AL had a population of 159k people with a median age of 31.4 and a median household income of $48,056. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Auburn-Opelika, AL grew from 156,597 to 159,287, a 1.72% increase and its median household income grew from $47,564 to $48,056, a 1.03% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Auburn-Opelika, AL are White (Non-Hispanic) (67.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (22.8%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.06%), White (Hispanic) (2.88%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.66%). NaNk% of the people in Auburn-Opelika, AL speak a non-English language, and 96.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Auburn-Opelika, AL are Auburn University (6,484 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Auburn-Opelika, AL is $165,000, and the homeownership rate is 60.3%. Most people in Auburn-Opelika, AL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Auburn-Opelika, AL is 2 cars per household.