Albany is a city located in Dougherty County Georgia. It is also the county seat of Dougherty County. With a 2020 population of 69,952, it is the 12th largest city in Georgia and the 534th largest city in the United States . Albany is currently declining at a rate of -1.53% annually and its population has decreased by -9.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 77,434 in 2010. Albany reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 56 miles, Albany has a population density of 1,270 people per square mile.
The average household income in Albany is $49,481 with a poverty rate of 30.84%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $738 per month, and the median house value is $99,800. The median age in Albany is 34.3 years, 32.2 years for males, and 36.1 years for females.