Alston, Georgia Population 2020

157

Alston is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 157, it is the 508th largest city in Georgia and the 17348th largest city in the United States. Alston is currently growing at a rate of 0.64% annually but its population has decreased by -1.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 159 in 2010. Alston reached it's highest population of 158 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Alston has a population density of 55 people per square mile.

The average household income in Alston is $62,772 with a poverty rate of 8.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $100,000. The median age in Alston is 50.3 years, 56.9 years for males, and 45.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.8 males.

Alston Demographics

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

  • White: 74.05%
  • Black or African American: 20.54%
  • Asian: 5.41%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Alston, Georgia is 157, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 155.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 159.

Alston, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13774.05%
Black or African American3820.54%
Asian105.41%

Alston Population Pyramid 2020

Alston Median Age

50.3


Total

56.9


Male

45.7


Female

Alston Adults

There are 146 adults, (54 of whom are seniors) in Alston.

Alston Age Dependency

101.1

Age Dependency Ratio

58.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Alston Sex Ratio

Female

94

50.81%

Male

91

49.19%

Alston Households and Families

Alston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Alston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married92.3%7.7%
All75.4%24.6%
Non Family37.5%62.5%
Female33.3%66.7%

75.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All613.0375.4
Married393.3392.3
Non Family161.3137.5
Female3833.3
Male33.33100

3.56

Average Family Size

3.03

Average Household Size

9.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Alston Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade85.97%
9th to 12th Grade118.21%
High School Graduate6951.49%
Some College2417.91%
Associates Degree53.73%
Bachelors Degree64.48%
Graduate Degree118.21%

Alston Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White938910
Black38267
Hispanic3

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.70%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 18.42%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,875$32,500$24,167
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$25,938$26,250$19,375
Some College$35,625$$30,000
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,875

Average Earnings

$32,500

Average Male

$24,167

Average Female

Alston Language

Alston Language by Age

Alston Language

97.21% of Alston residents speak only English, while 2.79% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.68% of the population.

Alston Poverty

Alston Poverty by Race

8.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.79%

Male Poverty Rate

7.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alston is White, with 11.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alston is White, with 11.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.00%.

Name Poverty
High School10.14%
Some College6.90%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed6.06%

Alston Income

Alston Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,583$62,772
Families$60,625$75,033
Married Families$60,625-
Non Families-$21,719

Alston Marital Status

Alston Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Alston Married by Age and Sex

Alston Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Alston Marital Status by Race

Alston Veterans

14

Number of Veterans

14

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam11
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 749
55 to 644
75+1
35 to 54
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White1211.11%
Black25.26%

$Alston Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

57.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alston Employment Status

44.2%

Labor Force Participation

40.3%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

Alston 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

81.62%

Born in Georgia

94.59%

Native Born

5.41%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.59% of Alston residents were born in the United States, with 81.62% having been born in Georgia. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202015710.64%
201915610.65%
20181550.00%
201715510.65%
201615410.65%
2015153-1-0.65%
2014154-1-0.65%
20131550.00%
2012155-1-0.64%
2011156-2-1.27%
20101580.00%