Claxton is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 2,263, it is the 225th largest city in Georgia and the 7158th largest city in the United States. Claxton is currently growing at a rate of 0.62% annually but its population has decreased by -17.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,746 in 2010. Claxton reached it's highest population of 2,381 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Claxton has a population density of 1,302 people per square mile.
The average household income in Claxton is $42,839 with a poverty rate of 32.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $639 per month, and the median house value is $103,600. The median age in Claxton is 29.6 years, 26.8 years for males, and 33.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.5 males.