Auburn, Alabama

Population 55,207

Auburn is located in Lee County, AL. The population is 55,207, making Auburn the largest city in Lee County and the 8th largest city in the state of Alabama.

There are 12 public schools in Auburn with an average Homefacts rating of A. The total crime rate for Auburn is moderate , and there are 35 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Auburn is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Auburn property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Auburn include Loachapoka, Opelika and Waverly.

Auburn Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 6.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 34.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 59.1%

Crime Rate

3.22% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 114
  • Violent Crimes: 366
  • Robbery: 44
  • Burglary: 175
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

64.73% Lower than national avg.
  • 35 offenders in Auburn
  • 6.34 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

102 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 9
  • Superfunds: 5
  • Tanks & Spills: 88


Low 7.3%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 8.0%
  • National unemployment average: 11.1%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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12 Public Schools view public schools

There are 12 K-12 public schools in Auburn, AL and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Auburn's schools as Excellent, with an overall A rating.
1 Private School

Holy Trinity Day School

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1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

35 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$294,950 compared to July 2019
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

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  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

615 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Auburn, AL issued 615 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 615 permits, 427 were issued for single family homes and 188 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Auburn, AL issued 450 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 450 permits, 400 were issued for single family homes and 50 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $549
  • 1 Bedroom: $620
  • 2 Bedrooms: $813
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,089
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,314

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Environmental Hazards

102 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (279/282)
    Auburn, AL has 98.94% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Auburn, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.01 Average
    Auburn, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 47.65°
  • February 50.32°
  • March 58.07°
  • April 65.85°
  • May 73.66°
  • June 81.11°
  • July 82.47°
  • August 82.28°
  • September 77.17°
  • October 65.72°
  • November 55.87°
  • December 50.05°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Auburn, AL

Auburn, AL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Auburn, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Auburn, AL has a low risk of hail storms.
Auburn, AL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Auburn, AL: $38,912


Unemployment in Auburn is 7.3%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 8.0% and 11.1% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 30.27%
White Collar - 69.73%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

City Representatives

  • Mike Rogers

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

29 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Auburn, AL

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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