Abbeville, AL Population

By | May 5, 2019

Population: 2,987. Estimated population in 2021: 2,963 (-0.8% change)
Males: 1,351 (45.2%), Females: 1,636 (54.8%)

Henry County

Zip code: 36310

Median resident age: 42.2 years
Median household income: $23,266
Median house value: $58,900

Races in Abbeville:

  • White Non-Hispanic (56.2%)
  • Black (39.9%)
  • Hispanic (3.5%)
  • Other race (2.8%)
  • Two or more races (0.5%)

Ancestries: United States (16.9%), English (8.0%), Irish (5.4%), German (2.8%), Scotch-Irish (1.4%), Italian (1.1%).

Elevation: 447 feet

Land area: 15.6 square miles

Map of Abbeville, AL

Population

For population 25 years and over in Abbeville

  • High school or higher: 58.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 13.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 19.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Abbeville city

  • Never married: 25.0%
  • Now married: 46.3%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 16.3%
  • Divorced: 8.6%

2.0% Foreign born (1.9% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -190 (-6.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Abbeville:

  • LAKEVIEW COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 22 miles; EUFAULA, AL)
  • EARLY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 27 miles; BLAKELY, GA)
  • DALE MED CTR GER PSY UNIT NEW DAY SENI (about 28 miles; OZARK, AL)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Abbeville:

  • DOTHAN RGNL (about 22 miles; DOTHAN, AL; Abbreviation: DHN)
  • LAWSON AAF (FORT BENNING) (about 56 miles; FORT BENNING(COLUMBUS), GA; Abbreviation: LSF)
  • COLUMBUS METROPOLITAN (about 68 miles; COLUMBUS, GA; Abbreviation: CSG)

Other public-use airports nearest to Abbeville:

  • ABBEVILLE MUNI (about 3 miles; ABBEVILLE, AL; Abbreviation: 0J0)
  • HEADLAND MUNI (about 16 miles; HEADLAND, AL; Abbreviation: 0J6)
  • CLAYTON MUNI (about 27 miles; CLAYTON, AL; Abbreviation: 11A)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Abbeville:

  • GEORGE C WALLACE STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE-DOTHAN (about 25 miles; DOTHAN, AL; Full-time enrollment: 2,703)
  • TROY STATE UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 53 miles; TROY, AL; Full-time enrollment: 9,143)
  • TUSKEGEE UNIVERSITY (about 67 miles; TUSKEGEE, AL; Full-time enrollment: 2,732)
  • COLUMBUS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 68 miles; COLUMBUS, GA; Full-time enrollment: 3,886)
  • AUBURN UNIVERSITY MAIN CAMPUS (about 74 miles; AUBURN UNIVERSITY, AL; Full-time enrollment: 19,703)
  • ALBANY STATE UNIVERSITY (about 80 miles; ALBANY, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,996)
  • AUBURN UNIVERSITY-MONTGOMERY (about 81 miles; MONTGOMERY, AL; Full-time enrollment: 3,677)

Schools

Public high school in Abbeville:

  • ABBEVILLE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 336; Location: 300 TRAWICK ST; Grades: 09 – 12)

Private high school in Abbeville:

  • ABBEVILLE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 236; Location: P O BOX 9 M L TILLIS DR; Grades: KG – 12)

Public primary/middle schools in Abbeville:

  • ABBEVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 612; Location: 100 ELM ST; Grades: PK – 05)
  • ABBEVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 304; Location: GILLIAM ST; Grades: 06 – 08)

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