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Auburn, AL: What you need to know

Affordable housing, an award-winning school system and a growing business sector make life in Auburn appealing – not to mention the cultural and sports perks of living in a Top 10 College Town. Auburn University is the largest employer, and housing options span from the eclectic downtown and historic neighborhoods to the rapidly growing outskirts and amazing things to do. With courses like The Grand National in Opelika, part of the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, the area is also known for great golf.


Auburn, AL City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 58,693
Median Age 24
Median Household Income $38,342
Median Home Price $220,000
Walkscore 26
Metro Auburn-Opelika, AL Metro Area

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Business in Auburn, AL

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    From technology to tires, lab furniture to lemonade, the businesses of the Auburn-Opelika area are diverse and dynamic.

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Auburn, AL Demographics

Median Population in Auburn, AL

Median Age 23.7%
Age 18 Over 81.6%
Age 21 Over 64.5%
Age 62 Over 8.8%
Age 65 Over 6.9%

Race in Auburn, AL

  Ethnicity White 72.3%
  Ethnicity Black 17.8%
  Ethnicity Asian 7.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 3.9%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Other 1.4%

Population By Gender in Auburn, AL

  Male 50.1%
  Female 49.9%

Language in Auburn, AL

  English Only 87.9%
  English Other 12.1%

Economics in Auburn, AL

  Median Household Income $38,342
  Median Home Price $220,000
  Homes Owned 56.5%
  Homes Rent 43.5%
  Median Property Rent $813

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Commute Types in Auburn, AL

  Walked 5.3%
  Worked at Home 3.3%
  Public Transportation 2%
  Other Means 1.5%
  Drove Alone 79.5%
  Carpooled 8.4%

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Total Employed Armed Forces: 67
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