As of the census of 2000, there were 653 people, 245 households, and 171 families residing in the town. The population density was 257.6 people per square mile. There were 269 housing units at an average density of 106.1 per square mile. The racial makeup of the town was 91.42% Black or African American, 7.20% White and 1.38% from two or more races. 0.15% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
Lisman Alabama zip codes are 36910 and 36912.