Blairsville, Georgia Population 2020

698

Blairsville is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 698, it is the 349th largest city in Georgia and the 11900th largest city in the United States. Blairsville is currently growing at a rate of 5.92% annually and its population has increased by 7.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 652 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Blairsville has a population density of 631 people per square mile.

The average household income in Blairsville is $28,737 with a poverty rate of 32.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $657 per month, and the median house value is $75,600. The median age in Blairsville is 36.2 years, 33.6 years for males, and 49.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 176.5 males.

Blairsville Demographics

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

  • White: 84.80%
  • Black or African American: 11.84%
  • Two or more races: 3.36%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Blairsville, Georgia is 698, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 620.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 652.

Blairsville, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White53084.80%
Black or African American7411.84%
Two or More Races213.36%

Blairsville Population Pyramid 2020

Blairsville Median Age

36.2


Total

33.6


Male

49.8


Female

Blairsville Adults

There are 537 adults, (111 of whom are seniors) in Blairsville.

Blairsville Age Dependency

46.7

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Blairsville Sex Ratio

Female

226

36.16%

Male

399

63.84%

Blairsville Households and Families

Blairsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Blairsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married60%40%
All25.8%74.2%
Non Family18.3%81.7%
Female0%100%
Male0%100%

25.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1901.925.8
Non Family104018.3
Married502.5460
Female292.520
Male78.140

2.9

Average Family Size

1.9

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Blairsville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade275.60%
9th to 12th Grade9820.33%
High School Graduate17736.72%
Some College10321.37%
Associates Degree398.09%
Bachelors Degree234.77%
Graduate Degree153.11%

Blairsville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White39729827
Black625211
Hispanic16
Multiple Races77

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 17.74%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$16,364$11,938$23,594
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$11,528$$16,875
Some College$28,162$36,875$19,250
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$16,364

Average Earnings

$11,938

Average Male

$23,594

Average Female

Blairsville Language

Blairsville Language by Age

Blairsville Language

95.61% of Blairsville residents speak only English, while 4.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.39% of the population.

Blairsville Poverty

Blairsville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3179329.34%
Multiple2121100.00%
Black44100.00%

32.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.86%

Male Poverty Rate

32.58%

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 White, with 29.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.68%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.10%
High School24.77%
Some College20.99%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed26.32%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Blairsville Income

Blairsville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$20,455$28,737
Families$28,889$41,678
Married Families$33,214-
Non Families$13,611$16,499

Blairsville Marital Status

Blairsville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.1%

Male Marriage Rate

31.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Blairsville Married by Age and Sex

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

Blairsville Veterans

61

Number of Veterans

58

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam21
Korea7
First Gulf War5
World War II3
Second Gulf War3
Age Group Veterans
75+24
65 to 7419
55 to 6410
35 to 548
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White5311.62%
Black810.81%

$Blairsville Veterans by Education

20.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blairsville Employment Status

24.8%

Labor Force Participation

21.8%

Employment Rate

12%

Unemployment Rate

Blairsville 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

59.04%

Born in Georgia

97.12%

Native Born

2.88%

Foreign Born

2.56%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.12% of Blairsville residents were born in the United States, with 59.04% having been born in Georgia. 2.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020698395.92%
2019659396.29%
2018620132.14%
2017607396.87%
2016568224.03%
2015546-8-1.44%
2014554-14-2.46%
201356820.35%
20125660.00%
2011566-52-8.41%
20106180.00%