Sylacauga is a city located in Talladega County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 11,866, it is the 58th largest city in Alabama and the 2748th largest city in the United States . Sylacauga is currently declining at a rate of -0.70% annually and its population has decreased by -6.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,749 in 2010. Sylacauga reached it's highest population of 12,857 in 1960. Spanning over 20 miles, Sylacauga has a population density of 586 people per square mile.
The average household income in Sylacauga is $52,619 with a poverty rate of 23.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $609 per month, and the median house value is $131,600. The median age in Sylacauga is 36.9 years, 33.2 years for males, and 40.5 years for females.