Abbeville, Georgia Population 2020

2,835

Abbeville is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 2,835, it is the 205th largest city in Georgia and the 6404th largest city in the United States. Abbeville is currently growing at a rate of 0.67% annually but its population has decreased by -2.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,908 in 2010. Abbeville reached it's highest population of 2,905 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Abbeville has a population density of 928 people per square mile.

The average household income in Abbeville is $45,011 with a poverty rate of 49.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $331 per month, and the median house value is $34,000. The median age in Abbeville is 39.4 years, 38.8 years for males, and 48.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 461.8 males.

Abbeville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Abbeville was:

  • Black or African American: 66.37%
  • White: 33.20%
  • Two or more races: 0.43%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Abbeville, Georgia is 2,835, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,797.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,908.

Abbeville, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,85366.37%
White92733.20%
Two or More Races120.43%

Abbeville Population Pyramid 2020

Abbeville Median Age

39.4


Total

38.8


Male

48.3


Female

Abbeville Adults

There are 2,564 adults, (246 of whom are seniors) in Abbeville.

Abbeville Age Dependency

20.4

Age Dependency Ratio

10.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

9.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Abbeville Sex Ratio

Female

497

17.80%

Male

2,295

82.20%

Abbeville Households and Families

Abbeville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Abbeville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married76.3%23.8%
Non Family60.5%39.5%
All52.6%47.4%
Female16.7%83.3%

52.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3212.3452.6
Non Family1471.0360.5
Female903.9716.7
Married802.8676.3
Male43.25100

3.38

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

1.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Abbeville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1617.01%
9th to 12th Grade41818.19%
High School Graduate1,12448.91%
Some College39617.23%
Associates Degree984.26%
Bachelors Degree833.61%
Graduate Degree180.78%

Abbeville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black1,4691,06158
White71457643
Hispanic11279
Multiple Races33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 6.02%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$19,306$31,250$17,692
Less Than High School$$$13,125
High School Grad$13,472$$13,500
Some College$25,250$72,569$16,250
Bachelors Degree$30,357$$30,000
Graduate Degree$$$

$19,306

Average Earnings

$31,250

Average Male

$17,692

Average Female

Abbeville Language

Abbeville Language by Age

Abbeville Language

94.48% of Abbeville residents speak only English, while 5.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.15% of the population.

Abbeville Poverty

Abbeville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black36225871.27%
White37611029.26%
Multiple12325.00%

49.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

45.77%

Male Poverty Rate

52.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Abbeville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Abbeville is Black, with 71.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Abbeville is Multiple, with 25.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 22.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 61.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.53%.

Name Poverty
High School38.62%
Less Than High School35.05%
Some College31.68%
Bachelors or Greater6.67%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed48.92%
Male Employed5.56%

Abbeville Income

Abbeville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$20,893$45,011
Families$20,625$31,043
Married Families$38,000-
Non Families$17,148$60,050

Abbeville Marital Status

Abbeville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

15.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

13.5%

Male Marriage Rate

26.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Abbeville Married by Age and Sex

Abbeville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Abbeville Marital Status by Race

Abbeville Veterans

126

Number of Veterans

126

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam42
First Gulf War14
Second Gulf War11
Korea4
World War II
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6461
35 to 5426
75+14
65 to 7414
18 to 3411
Name Veterans % of Total
White698.00%
Black573.35%

$Abbeville Veterans by Education

6.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

61.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Abbeville Employment Status

8.4%

Labor Force Participation

8.2%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Abbeville Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

69.13%

Born in Georgia

94.95%

Native Born

5.05%

Foreign Born

4.30%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.95% of Abbeville residents were born in the United States, with 69.13% having been born in Georgia. 4.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,835190.67%
20192,816190.68%
20182,797110.39%
20172,786190.69%
20162,767-48-1.71%
20152,81580.29%
20142,807-77-2.67%
20132,88420.07%
20122,882-19-0.65%
20112,901-4-0.14%
20102,9050.00%