Americus is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 14,735, it is the 72nd largest city in Georgia and the 2330th largest city in the United States. Americus is currently declining at a rate of -1.91% annually and its population has decreased by -13.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,041 in 2010. Americus reached it's highest population of 17,013 in 2000. Spanning over 12 miles, Americus has a population density of 1,304 people per square mile.
The average household income in Americus is $43,935 with a poverty rate of 33.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $699 per month, and the median house value is $85,500. The median age in Americus is 29.3 years, 27.7 years for males, and 31.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 78.5 males.