Prattville, AL: What you need to know

The Fountain City of Prattville earned its nickname from of its many artesian wells, and it also has abundant waterways for boating and fishing. Capitol Hill golf complex, part of Alabama’s Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, helped the city rank on's Top 10 Golf Cities list. Prattville also features the Daniel Pratt Historic District, which contains the original site of city founder Daniel Pratt's mill, plus historic homes, upscale and affordable neighborhoods and great schools.

Prattville, AL City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 34,706
Median Age 36
Median Household Income $55,297
Median Home Price $150,000
Walkscore 18

Prattville, AL Rankings

Prattville, AL Real Estate

Community attracts active and retired military families

Location, education and industry lure new residents

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Prattville, AL modeled after New England town.

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Prattville, AL Health and Health Care

Medical options abound in Autauga and Elmore counties.

Imaging capabilities help Prattville Baptist Hospital

Prattville Baptist Hospital Helps Heal the Community

Prattville, AL Business and Economy

Community promotes assets to attract, expand companies.

Natural attractions, golf, diverse dining all boost tourism.

Historic gin factory sale holds promise

Organization has 300 part-time employees

Commerce booms in Prattville and Autauga County

Popular Prattville attractions help downtown businesses flourish.

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Despite its reputation as a commuter town, Prattville is home to booming manufacturing and non-manufacturing companies.

Prattville, AL Schools

Hands-on experience helps students transition to workforce.

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See what higher education options are located in Prattville, including the Center for Lifelong Learning.

Prattville, AL Demographics

Population By Gender

  Male 46.8%
  Female 53.2%

Total Employed Armed Forces: 459
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Median Population

Median Age 36.1%
Age 18 Over 74.4%
Age 21 Over 70.3%
Age 62 Over 15.6%
Age 65 Over 13.5%


  Ethnicity White 75.8%
  Ethnicity Black 19%
  Ethnicity Asian 1.6%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 4.1%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.3%
  Ethnicity Other 1.4%


  Median Household Income $55,297
  Median Home Price $150,000
  Homes Owned 33.9%
  Homes Rent 66.1%
  Median Property Rent $927

I have taken a lot of people on tours of Prattville and had one woman from Boston specifically say, 'My gosh, I could be in Massachusetts right now' as we drove through downtown.

Ann Boutwell, Autauga County Heritage Association volunteer


  English Only 95.5%
  English Other 4.5%

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Commute Types

  Walked 0%
  Worked at Home 1.7%
  Public Transportation 0%
  Other Means 1.1%
  Drove Alone 88.4%
  Carpooled 8.7%

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