Sheffield is a city located in Colbert County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 8,819, it is the 74th largest city in Alabama and the 3366th largest city in the United States . Sheffield is currently declining at a rate of -0.46% annually and its population has decreased by -2.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,039 in 2010. Sheffield reached it's highest population of 13,491 in 1960. Spanning over 7 miles, Sheffield has a population density of 1,268 people per square mile.
The average household income in Sheffield is $53,266 with a poverty rate of 24.40%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $645 per month, and the median house value is $90,000. The median age in Sheffield is 44.9 years, 41.8 years for males, and 46.8 years for females.