Phenix City, Alabama

Population 36,115

Phenix City is located in Lee County, AL. The population is 36,115, making Phenix City the 2nd largest city in Lee County.

There are 16 public schools in Phenix City with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Phenix City is moderate , and there are 136 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Phenix City is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Phenix City property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Phenix City include Ladonia, Smiths Station and Fort Benning.

Phenix City Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 15.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 64.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 20%

Crime Rate

25.09% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 283
  • Violent Crimes: 638
  • Robbery: 71
  • Burglary: 283
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

57.75% Higher than national avg.
  • 136 offenders in Phenix City
  • 37.66 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

113 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 12
  • Superfunds: 4
  • Tanks & Spills: 97


Low 1.7%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 2.4%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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16 Public Schools view public schools

There are 16 K-12 public schools in Phenix City, AL and 6 private schools. Homefacts rates Phenix City's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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136 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$186,950 compared to December 1969
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

113 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Phenix City, AL issued 113 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Phenix City, AL issued 205 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 205 permits, 147 were issued for single family homes and 58 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $672
  • 1 Bedroom: $738
  • 2 Bedrooms: $868
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,169
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,449

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Environmental Hazards

113 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (409/421)
    Phenix City, AL has 97.15% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Phenix City, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.57 Average
    Phenix City, 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 Phenix City, AL

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Phenix City, AL: $39,691


Unemployment in Phenix City is 1.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 2.4% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 46.02%
White Collar - 53.98%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Mike Rogers

Neighborhood Info

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