Colquitt, Georgia Population 2021

1,860
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Colquitt is a city located in Miller County Georgia. It is also the county seat of Miller County. With a 2020 population of 1,860, it is the 250th largest city in Georgia and the 7895th largest city in the United States . Colquitt is currently growing at a rate of 0.70% annually but its population has decreased by -6.63% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,992 in 2010. Colquitt reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 8 miles, Colquitt has a population density of 226 people per square mile.

The average household income in Colquitt is $44,482 with a poverty rate of 30.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $506 per month, and the median house value is $86,700. The median age in Colquitt is 35 years, 31 years for males, and 38.3 years for females.

Colquitt Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Colquittwas:

  • Black or African American: 55.85%
  • White: 41.56%
  • Native American: 1.45%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.75%
  • Two or more races: 0.40%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Colquitt, Georgia is 1,860 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,834.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,992.

Colquitt, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,27055.85%
White94541.56%
American Indian and Alaska Native331.45%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander170.75%
Two or More Races90.40%
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Colquitt Population by Race

Colquitt Population Pyramid $2021

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Colquitt Median Age

35


Total

31


Male

38.3


Female

Colquitt Adults

There are 1,692 adults, (422 of whom are seniors) in Colquitt.

Colquitt Age Dependency

79.1

Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Colquitt Sex Ratio

Female

1,243

54.66%

Male

1,031

45.34%

Colquitt Population by Age

Colquitt Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Colquitt Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female26.4%73.6%
Male30.4%69.6%
Non Family30.5%69.5%
All42.6%57.4%
Married73.7%26.3%

42.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Colquitt Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8542.4542.6
Non Family3341.3130.5
Married2622.8873.7
Female2353.3926.4
Male234.6130.4

3.06

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

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Colquitt Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade664.19%
9th to 12th Grade29018.42%
High School Graduate56836.09%
Some College43327.51%
Associates Degree1187.50%
Bachelors Degree583.68%
Graduate Degree412.60%
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Colquitt Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Colquitt Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black84966525
White70254374
Native American13
Islander88
2+ Races22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.54%.

Colquitt Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,068$38,162$28,263
Less Than 9th Grade$32,708$32,404$
High School Graduate$29,205$31,667$28,450
Some College$29,550$49,375$26,848
Bachelors Degree$$$31,477
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,068

Average Earnings

$38,162

Average Male

$28,263

Average Female

Colquitt Earnings by Educational Attainment

Colquitt Language by Age

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Colquitt Language

99.62% of Colquitt residents speak only English, while 0.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.38% of the population.

Colquitt Language

Colquitt Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,15943437.45%
White88220823.58%

30.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.99%

Male Poverty Rate

31.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Colquitt

The race most likely to be in poverty in Colquitt is Black, with 37.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Colquitt is White, with 23.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 41.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.61%.

Colquitt Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.39%
High School27.29%
Some College21.85%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Colquitt Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed81.48%
Female Unemployed18.52%
Female Employed16.37%
Male Employed12.70%

Colquitt Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Colquitt Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$29,677$44,482
Families$40,859$52,289
Married Families$60,000-
Non Families$17,353$30,578
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Income by Household Type

Colquitt Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.8%

Male Marriage Rate

32.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Colquitt Married by Age and Sex

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Colquitt Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Colquitt Marital Status by Race

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Colquitt Marital Status

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53

Number of Veterans

53

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
World War II12
First Gulf War12
Vietnam9
Korea7
Second Gulf War

Colquitt Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+32
65 to 749
35 to 548
55 to 644
18 to 34

Colquitt Veterans by Age

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Colquitt Veterans by Race

Colquitt Veterans by Education

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32.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

55.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Colquitt Veterans by Education

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58.2%

Labor Force Participation

50.4%

Employment Rate

13.4%

Unemployment Rate

Colquitt Employment by Age

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Colquitt Employment by Race

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Colquitt 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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81.93%

Born in Colquitt

99.65%

Native Born

0.35%

Foreign Born

0.35%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.65% of Colquitt residents were born in the United States, with 81.93% 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 Oceania.

Colquitt Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,860130.70%
20201,847130.71%
20191,834130.71%
20181,821-53-2.83%
20171,874-10-0.53%
20161,884-1-0.05%
20151,885-40-2.08%
20141,925-1-0.05%
20131,926-30-1.53%
20121,956-32-1.61%
20111,988-11-0.55%
20101,9990.00%

Colquitt Population by Year