Albany is a city located in Dougherty County, Georgia. With a 2020 population of 73,799, it is the 12th largest city in Georgia and the 495th largest city in the United States. Albany is currently declining at a rate of -0.97% annually and its population has decreased by -4.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 77,434 in 2010. Albany reached it's highest population of 78,122 in 1990. Spanning over 56 miles, Albany has a population density of 1,340 people per square mile.
The average household income in Albany is $47,981 with a poverty rate of 32.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $721 per month, and the median house value is $101,100. The median age in Albany is 33.9 years, 32 years for males, and 35.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 84.2 males.