Anniston is a city located in Calhoun County Alabama. It is also the county seat of Calhoun County. With a 2020 population of 20,835, it is the 31st largest city in Alabama and the 1795th largest city in the United States . Anniston is currently declining at a rate of -1.07% annually and its population has decreased by -9.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,106 in 2010. Anniston reached it's highest population of 33,657 in 1960. Spanning over 46 miles, Anniston has a population density of 455 people per square mile.
The average household income in Anniston is $62,096 with a poverty rate of 26.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $672 per month, and the median house value is $97,600. The median age in Anniston is 40.8 years, 36.8 years for males, and 43.7 years for females.