Shorter is a city located in Macon County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 383, it is the 359th largest city in Alabama and the 14429th largest city in the United States . Shorter is currently declining at a rate of -1.54% annually and its population has decreased by -19.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 474 in 2010. Shorter reached it's highest population of 462 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Shorter has a population density of 84 people per square mile.
The average household income in Shorter is $47,761 with a poverty rate of 12.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $442 per month, and the median house value is $81,900. The median age in Shorter is 56.7 years, 56.8 years for males, and 56.6 years for females.