Cave Spring, Georgia Population 2020

1,025

Cave Spring is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 1,025, it is the 303rd largest city in Georgia and the 10202nd largest city in the United States. Cave Spring is currently declining at a rate of -2.01% annually and its population has decreased by -14.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,200 in 2010. Cave Spring reached it's highest population of 1,166 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Cave Spring has a population density of 280 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cave Spring is $46,348 with a poverty rate of 18.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $681 per month, and the median house value is $113,100. The median age in Cave Spring is 50.4 years, 40.8 years for males, and 52.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.3 males.

Cave Spring Demographics

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

  • White: 88.39%
  • Black or African American: 8.16%
  • Two or more races: 2.13%
  • Native American: 0.98%
  • Other race: 0.35%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Cave Spring, Georgia is 1,025, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,067.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,200.

Cave Spring, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White99788.39%
Black or African American928.16%
Two or More Races242.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.98%
Some Other Race40.35%

Cave Spring Population Pyramid 2020

Cave Spring Median Age

50.4


Total

40.8


Male

52.8


Female

Cave Spring Adults

There are 908 adults, (255 of whom are seniors) in Cave Spring.

Cave Spring Age Dependency

72.7

Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Cave Spring Sex Ratio

Female

596

52.84%

Male

532

47.16%

Cave Spring Households and Families

Cave Spring Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cave Spring Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.2%21.8%
All59.6%40.4%
Female46.7%53.3%
Non Family45.2%54.8%
Male35.7%64.3%

59.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4802.1759.6
Married2112.9278.2
Non Family2101.2145.2
Female452.6446.7
Male143.7135.7

2.86

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cave Spring Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade526.67%
9th to 12th Grade779.87%
High School Graduate23830.51%
Some College17322.18%
Associates Degree10313.21%
Bachelors Degree739.36%
Graduate Degree648.21%

Cave Spring Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White697587137
Black6352
Native American113
Multiple Races99

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 white people with a rate of 19.66%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,781$31,964$38,519
Less Than High School$26,250$36,375$16,250
High School Grad$30,893$31,250$
Some College$33,125$26,875$37,031
Bachelors Degree$45,313$$39,286
Graduate Degree$56,607$$56,875

$35,781

Average Earnings

$31,964

Average Male

$38,519

Average Female

Cave Spring Language

Cave Spring Language by Age

Cave Spring Language

99.73% of Cave Spring residents speak only English, while 0.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.27% of the population.

Cave Spring Poverty

Cave Spring Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White93218519.85%
Multiple241041.67%

18.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.80%

Male Poverty Rate

19.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cave Spring

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cave Spring is Multiple, with 41.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cave Spring is White, with 19.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.03%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.91%
Some College13.58%
High School11.01%
Bachelors or Greater10.95%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed29.27%
Female Unemployed17.65%
Female Employed11.79%
Male Employed4.76%

Cave Spring Income

Cave Spring Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,250$46,348
Families$50,625$65,033
Married Families$60,417-
Non Families$21,719$21,167

Cave Spring Marital Status

Cave Spring Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.4%

Male Marriage Rate

45.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Cave Spring Married by Age and Sex

Cave Spring Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Cave Spring Marital Status by Race

Cave Spring Veterans

75

Number of Veterans

68

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam27
Korea15
Second Gulf War11
World War II6
First Gulf War3
Age Group Veterans
75+30
55 to 6420
65 to 7415
18 to 347
35 to 543

$Cave Spring Veterans by Education

16.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

53.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cave Spring Employment Status

48.7%

Labor Force Participation

42.6%

Employment Rate

12.6%

Unemployment Rate

Cave Spring 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

69.86%

Born in Georgia

99.65%

Native Born

0.35%

Foreign Born

0.35%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.65% of Cave Spring residents were born in the United States, with 69.86% having been born in Georgia. 0.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,025-21-2.01%
20191,046-21-1.97%
20181,067-3-0.28%
20171,070-21-1.92%
20161,091-18-1.62%
20151,109-7-0.63%
20141,116121.09%
20131,104-29-2.56%
20121,133-27-2.33%
20111,160-6-0.51%
20101,1660.00%