Pelham is a city located in Shelby County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 24,343, it is the 24th largest city in Alabama and the 1586th largest city in the United States . Pelham is currently growing at a rate of 0.90% annually and its population has increased by 14.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,352 in 2010. Pelham reached it's highest population of 24,343 in 2021. Spanning over 39 miles, Pelham has a population density of 627 people per square mile.
The average household income in Pelham is $99,468 with a poverty rate of 5.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,119 per month, and the median house value is $189,000. The median age in Pelham is 40.5 years, 40.1 years for males, and 40.9 years for females.