Blue Ridge, Georgia Population 2022

1,245
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Blue Ridge is a city located in Fannin County Georgia. It is also the county seat of Fannin County. With a 2020 population of 1,245, it is the 320th largest city in Georgia and the 13659th largest city in the United States. Blue Ridge is currently declining at a rate of -0.32% annually and its population has decreased by -0.64% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,253 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Blue Ridge has a population density of 465 people per square mile.

The average household income in Blue Ridge is $44,583 with a poverty rate of 23.99%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Blue Ridge is 52.5 years, 49.6 years for males, and 55.9 years for females.

Blue Ridge Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Blue Ridgewas:

  • White: 91.27%
  • Two or more races: 5.65%
  • Black or African American: 2.65%
  • Other race: 0.43%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Blue Ridge, Georgia is 1,245 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,253.

Blue Ridge, Georgia Population 2022

Population by Race

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Blue Ridge Population by Race

Blue Ridge Population Pyramid 2022

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Blue Ridge Median Age

52.1


Total

48.1


Male

56.8


Female

Blue Ridge Adults

There are 997 adults, (436 of whom are seniors) in Blue Ridge.

Blue Ridge Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

77.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Blue Ridge Sex Ratio

Female

597

51.11%

Male

571

48.89%

Blue Ridge Population by Age

Blue Ridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Blue Ridge Household Types

55.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Blue Ridge Households and Families

2.7

Average Family Size

2.03

Average Household Size

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Blue Ridge Households by Type

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Blue Ridge Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Blue Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 25.00%.

Blue Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

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$25,625

Average Earnings

$34,091

Average Male

$20,227

Average Female

Blue Ridge Earnings by Educational Attainment

Blue Ridge Language by Age

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Blue Ridge Language

94.17% of Blue Ridge residents speak only English, while 5.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.83% of the population.

Blue Ridge Language

Blue Ridge Poverty by Race

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23.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.00%

Male Poverty Rate

23.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Blue Ridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Blue Ridge is White, with 23.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Blue Ridge is Multiple, with 12.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.05%.

Blue Ridge Poverty

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Blue Ridge Poverty Rate by Education

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Blue Ridge Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Blue Ridge Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Blue Ridge Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

47.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Blue Ridge Married by Age and Sex

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Blue Ridge 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 55-64.

Blue Ridge Marital Status by Race

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Blue Ridge Marital Status

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94

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Blue Ridge Veterans by War

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Blue Ridge Veterans by Age

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Blue Ridge Veterans by Race

Blue Ridge Veterans by Education

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16.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blue Ridge Veterans by Education

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33.2%

Labor Force Participation

31.8%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Blue Ridge Employment by Age

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Blue Ridge Employment by Race

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Blue Ridge 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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54.20%

Born in Blue Ridge

97.00%

Native Born

3.00%

Foreign Born

1.20%

Non Citizen

1.80%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.00% of Blue Ridge residents were born in the United States, with 54.20% having been born in Georgia. 1.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Blue Ridge Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Blue Ridge Population by Year