Talladega is a city located in Talladega County Alabama. It is also the county seat of Talladega County. With a 2020 population of 15,341, it is the 40th largest city in Alabama and the 2283rd largest city in the United States . Talladega is currently declining at a rate of -0.38% annually and its population has decreased by -2.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,676 in 2010. Talladega reached it's highest population of 19,128 in 1980. Spanning over 26 miles, Talladega has a population density of 601 people per square mile.
The average household income in Talladega is $46,214 with a poverty rate of 27.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $548 per month, and the median house value is $86,600. The median age in Talladega is 38.3 years, 38.3 years for males, and 38.3 years for females.