Dothan is a city located in Houston County Alabama. It is also the county seat of Houston County. With a 2020 population of 70,149, it is the 7th largest city in Alabama and the 529th largest city in the United States . Dothan is currently growing at a rate of 0.87% annually and its population has increased by 7.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 65,496 in 2010. Dothan reached it's highest population of 70,149 in 2021. Spanning over 90 miles, Dothan has a population density of 782 people per square mile.
The average household income in Dothan is $70,479 with a poverty rate of 18.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $751 per month, and the median house value is $150,700. The median age in Dothan is 39.6 years, 37.2 years for males, and 41.5 years for females.