Population Demographics

  • The majority (59.7%) of the Georgia population is White.
  • The population of Georgia is 9,687,653, making it the 9th most populated state.
  • The state's residents are 51.8% married and 48.2% single.
  • 83.5% of the population graduated high school or have a GED. 25.3% have college degrees.
  • The state's population is 90.4% native born and 9.6% foreign born.
  • Of the state's population 48.8% are males and 51.2% are females.

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Economy

  • The poverty rate for Georgia is 13.9%.
  • The break down for commute times in Georgia is: 54.8% under 25 mins, 26.7% 25-45 mins, and 18.5% above 45 minutes.
  • The average worker works 40 hours a week in Georgia.
  • In Georgia, the median worker income is $28,962. This is lower than the national average of $29,701.
  • At the time of the last census, the Georgia unemployment rate was 8.8%.

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Location

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