Cedartown is a city located in Polk County Georgia. Cedartown has a 2020 population of 9,397. It is also the county seat of Polk County. Cedartown is currently declining at a rate of -2.08% annually and its population has decreased by -4.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,798 in 2010.
The average household income in Cedartown is $54,898 with a poverty rate of 35.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $667 per month, and the median house value is $85,200. The median age in Cedartown is 32.8 years, 32.6 years for males, and 33.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cedartownwas:
2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.
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 17.48%.
65.89% of Cedartown residents speak only English, while 34.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 32.51% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Cedartown is Multiple, with 60.19% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Cedartown is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.75%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Cedartown
81.07% of Cedartown residents were born in the United States, with 60.55% having been born in Georgia. 15.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.
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