Semmes, AL Profile: Facts & Data


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Semmes, Alabama - Basic Facts

The City of Semmes had a population of 2,854 as of July 1, 2018. Semmes ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Alabama. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Semmes is located at latitude 30.7782 and longitude -88.2592 in Mobile County. The formal boundaries for the City of Semmes encompass a land area of 3.63 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Mobile County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 246 feet.

The City of Semmes (GNIS ID: 2680031) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of ""

Alabama is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Semmes is located within Semmes Division of Mobile County.

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Semmes, AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 2,854
Population in Households 2,846
Population in Familes 2,467
Population in Group Qrtrs 8
Population Density2 787
Diversity Index3 44


Median Household Income $53,390
Average Household Income $66,446
Per Capita Income $24,877


Total Housing Units 1,110 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 845 (76.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 218 (19.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 47 ( 4.2%)
Median Home Value $175,651
Average Home Value $195,759


Total Households 1,063
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 805
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.06% 0.85%
Households 1.13% 0.89%
Families 0.99% 0.76%
Median Household Income   3.49%
Per Capita Income   3.17%

Semmes, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Semmes to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 169 71st
Population Density # 70 88th
Diversity Index # 210 64th
Median Household Income # 95 84th
Per Capita Income # 146 75th

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