Blairsville, Georgia Population 2022

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Blairsville is a city located in Union County Georgia. Blairsville has a 2020 population of 718. It is also the county seat of Union County. Blairsville is currently growing at a rate of 3.61% annually and its population has increased by 16.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 618 in 2010.

The average household income in Blairsville is $32,237 with a poverty rate of 42.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $704 per month, and the median house value is $129,800. The median age in Blairsville is 42.4 years, 37.8 years for males, and 49.4 years for females.

Blairsville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Blairsvillewas:

  • White: 79.72%
  • Black or African American: 15.03%
  • Two or more races: 4.14%
  • Native American: 1.10%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Blairsville, Georgia is 718 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 718.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 618.

Blairsville, Georgia Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White57879.72%
Black or African American10915.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native81.10%
Two or More Races304.14%
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Blairsville Population by Race

Blairsville Population Pyramid 2022

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Blairsville Median Age

38.6


Total

41.4


Male

36.9


Female

Blairsville Adults

There are 650 adults, (95 of whom are seniors) in Blairsville.

Blairsville Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

17.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

13.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Blairsville Sex Ratio

Female

274

37.79%

Male

451

62.21%

Blairsville Population by Age

Blairsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Blairsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married31.3%68.8%
Female22.6%77.4%
All21.8%78.2%
Non Family16.3%83.7%
Male0%100%

21.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Blairsville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2251.9621.8
Married642.8931.3
Male46.750
Female532.3222.6
Non Family1041.0116.3

2.51

Average Family Size

1.96

Average Household Size

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Blairsville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade223.82%
9th to 12th Grade11319.62%
High School Graduate22238.54%
Some College10818.75%
Associates Degree6911.98%
Bachelors Degree305.21%
Graduate Degree122.08%
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Blairsville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Blairsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black897622
White43634520
2+ Races2020
Native American8
Hispanic23

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 24.72%.

Blairsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$17,422$13,977$23,571
Less Than 9th Grade$$10,833$
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$30,333$$30,417
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$17,422

Average Earnings

$13,977

Average Male

$23,571

Average Female

Blairsville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Blairsville Language by Age

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Blairsville Language

93.23% of Blairsville residents speak only English, while 6.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.77% of the population.

Blairsville Language

Blairsville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black88100.00%
Multiple242395.83%
White36915642.28%
OtherNaN%

42.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

38.64%

Male Poverty Rate

45.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Blairsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Blairsville is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Blairsville is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 51.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 53.97%.

Blairsville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade52.54%
High School52.55%
Some College33.33%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Blairsville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed30.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed13.68%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Blairsville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Blairsville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$18,523$34,067
Families$30,089$45,917
Married Families--
Non Families$9,914$17,249
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Income by Household Type

Blairsville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.3%

Male Marriage Rate

36.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Blairsville Married by Age and Sex

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Blairsville 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.

Blairsville Marital Status by Race

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Blairsville Marital Status

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53

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War2
First Gulf War6
Vietnam25
Korea
World War II4

Blairsville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 548
55 to 649
65 to 7422
75+14

Blairsville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White479.16%
Black65.50%

Blairsville Veterans by Race

Blairsville Veterans by Education

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31.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

89.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blairsville Veterans by Education

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33.7%

Labor Force Participation

30.2%

Employment Rate

10.5%

Unemployment Rate

Blairsville Employment by Age

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Blairsville Employment by Race

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Blairsville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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65.66%

Born in Blairsville

96.69%

Native Born

3.31%

Foreign Born

2.48%

Non Citizen

0.83%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.69% of Blairsville residents were born in the United States, with 65.66% having been born in Georgia. 2.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Blairsville Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20106180.00%
2011566-52-8.41%
2012565-1-0.18%
201356830.53%
2014554-14-2.46%
2015546-8-1.44%
2016568224.03%
2017604366.34%
2018618142.32%
2019643254.05%
2020668253.89%
2021693253.74%
2022718253.61%

Blairsville Population by Year