Brewton is a city located in Escambia County Alabama. It is also the county seat of Escambia County. With a 2020 population of 5,220, it is the 102nd largest city in Alabama and the 4658th largest city in the United States . Brewton is currently growing at a rate of 0.10% annually but its population has decreased by -3.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,408 in 2010. Brewton reached it's highest population of 6,747 in 1970. Spanning over 11 miles, Brewton has a population density of 465 people per square mile.
The average household income in Brewton is $61,372 with a poverty rate of 23.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $638 per month, and the median house value is $111,600. The median age in Brewton is 41.6 years, 39.9 years for males, and 42.3 years for females.