Cornelia is a city located in Habersham County Georgia. With a 2020 population of 5,055, it is the 136th largest city in Georgia and the 4740th largest city in the United States . Cornelia is currently growing at a rate of 3.82% annually and its population has increased by 21.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,160 in 2010. Cornelia reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 4 miles, Cornelia has a population density of 1,216 people per square mile.
The average household income in Cornelia is $58,240 with a poverty rate of 34.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $785 per month, and the median house value is $125,800. The median age in Cornelia is 30.8 years, 26.4 years for males, and 37 years for females.