Blairsville, Georgia Population 2023

604

Blairsville is a city located in Union County Georgia. It is also the county seat of Union County. With a 2023 population of 604, it is the 412th largest city in Georgia and the 17990th largest city in the United States.Blairsville is currently declining at a rate of -0.66% annually and its population has decreased by -1.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 616 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Blairsville has a population density of 546 people per square mile.

The average household income in Blairsville is $32,237 with a poverty rate of 28.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Blairsville is 38.6 years, 41.4 years for males, and 36.9 years for females.

Blairsville Demographics

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

  • White: 79.72%
  • Black or African American: 15.03%
  • Two or more races: 4.14%
  • Native American: 1.1%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
The current population of Blairsville, Georgia is 604 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 616.

Blairsville, Georgia Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Blairsville Population by Race

Blairsville Population Pyramid 2023

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

30.6

Age Dependency Ratio

17.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

13.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Blairsville Sex Ratio

Female27437.79%
Male45162.21%

Blairsville Population by Age

Blairsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.51

Average Family Size

1.96

Average Household Size

21.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Blairsville Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Blairsville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Blairsville Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 20.18%.

Blairsville Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$17,422

Average Earnings

$13,977

Average Male

$23,571

Average Female

Blairsville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Blairsville Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

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

rate

28.64%

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 Multiple, with 115% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Blairsville is Black, with 7.34% 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

Blairsville Poverty Rate by Education

Blairsville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Blairsville Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Blairsville Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

35.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.3%

Male Marriage Rate

36.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Blairsville Married by Age and Sex

male

female

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

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Blairsville Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

53

Number of Veterans

51

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

Blairsville Veterans by War

Blairsville Veterans by Age

count

Blairsville Veterans by Race

Blairsville Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

31.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

89.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blairsville Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

33.7%

Labor Force Participation

30.2%

Employment Rate

10.5%

Unemployment Rate

Blairsville Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Blairsville Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Blairsville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

77.27%

Born in Blairsville

113.8%

Native Born

3.9%

Foreign Born

2.92%

Non Citizen

0.97%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

113.8% of Blairsville residents were born in the United States, with 77.27% having been born in Georgia. 2.92% 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: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Blairsville Population by Year