About Opelika, Alabama

Opelika is a city in and the county seat of Lee County in the east central part of the U.S. state of Alabama. It is a principal city of the Auburn-Opelika Metropolitan Area. According to 2010 Census, the population of Opelika was 26,477. The Auburn-Opelika, AL MSA with a population of 135,833 which, along with the Columbus, GA-AL MSA and the Tuskegee, AL µSA, comprises the greater Columbus-Auburn-Opelika, GA-AL CSA, a region home to approximately 500,000 residents.

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Opelika Facts

  • Population Total: 26477
  • Square Miles: 58.3
  • Area Code: 334
  • Elevation: 807
  • Postal Codes: 36801-36804
  • Timezone: Central (North America)
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