In 2017, Auburn-Opelika, AL had a population of 157k people with a median age of 31 and a median household income of $47,564. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Auburn-Opelika, AL grew from 153,947 to 156,597, a 1.72% increase and its median household income grew from $45,056 to $47,564, a 5.57% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Auburn-Opelika, AL are White (Non-Hispanic) (67.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (22.9%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.75%), White (Hispanic) (2.31%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.62%). N/A% of the people in Auburn-Opelika, AL speak a non-English language, and 96.1% 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 $157,100, and the homeownership rate is 59.2%. 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.