Cumming, Georgia Population 2021

6,685
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Cumming is a city located in Forsyth County Georgia. It is also the county seat of Forsyth County. With a 2020 population of 6,685, it is the 118th largest city in Georgia and the 4056th largest city in the United States . Cumming is currently growing at a rate of 1.04% annually and its population has increased by 23.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,430 in 2010. Cumming reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 7 miles, Cumming has a population density of 999 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cumming is $65,428 with a poverty rate of 19.84%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $976 per month, and the median house value is $237,600. The median age in Cumming is 40.4 years, 36.1 years for males, and 46.5 years for females.

Cumming Demographics

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

  • White: 83.12%
  • Asian: 6.02%
  • Black or African American: 5.52%
  • Other race: 3.55%
  • Native American: 0.82%
  • Two or more races: 0.81%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.16%
The current population of Cumming, Georgia is 6,685 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,547.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,430.

Cumming, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,24483.12%
Asian3806.02%
Black or African American3485.52%
Some Other Race2243.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native520.82%
Two or More Races510.81%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.16%
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Cumming Population by Race

Cumming Population Pyramid $2021

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Cumming Median Age

40.4


Total

36.1


Male

46.5


Female

Cumming Adults

There are 5,153 adults, (1,262 of whom are seniors) in Cumming.

Cumming Age Dependency

62.1

Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Cumming Sex Ratio

Female

3,304

52.37%

Male

3,005

47.63%

Cumming Population by Age

Cumming Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cumming Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female17.5%82.5%
Non Family19.4%80.6%
All39.5%60.5%
Male52.3%47.7%
Married70.4%29.6%

39.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cumming Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4802.3239.5
Non Family1,1121.2119.4
Married9343.270.4
Female3483.3217.5
Male863.0952.3

3.11

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

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Cumming Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3137.00%
9th to 12th Grade54112.10%
High School Graduate1,19826.79%
Some College96321.53%
Associates Degree2275.08%
Bachelors Degree83318.63%
Graduate Degree3978.88%
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Cumming Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cumming Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,9462,589828
Hispanic94150393
Asian290290259
Black24719821
Other Race135969
2+ Races222213
Native American161616
Islander10

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Cumming Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,364$37,674$27,614
Less Than 9th Grade$21,153$21,875$20,963
High School Graduate$25,559$33,750$19,316
Some College$37,563$52,610$30,660
Bachelors Degree$66,302$85,208$30,739
Graduate Degree$56,250$47,298$62,375

$31,364

Average Earnings

$37,674

Average Male

$27,614

Average Female

Cumming Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cumming Language by Age

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Cumming Language

67.92% of Cumming residents speak only English, while 32.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.21% of the population.

Cumming Language

Cumming Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,39267948.78%
White3,7513519.36%
Black18010055.56%
Other2153214.88%
Multiple421945.24%

19.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.51%

Male Poverty Rate

22.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cumming

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cumming is Black, with 55.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cumming is White, with 9.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.21%.

Cumming Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.79%
High School23.02%
Some College16.82%
Bachelors or Greater6.39%

Cumming Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed18.75%
Female Employed16.93%
Male Employed13.27%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Cumming Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cumming Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,273$65,428
Families$75,000$84,554
Married Families$95,156-
Non Families$32,031$39,579
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Income by Household Type

Cumming Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.0%

Male Marriage Rate

36.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Cumming Married by Age and Sex

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Cumming 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 20-34.

Cumming Marital Status by Race

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Cumming Marital Status

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255

Number of Veterans

246

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War68
Korea64
First Gulf War54
Vietnam34
World War II

Cumming Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54102
75+83
18 to 3429
65 to 7422
55 to 6419

Cumming Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2375.51%
Black185.41%

Cumming Veterans by Race

Cumming Veterans by Education

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14.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cumming Veterans by Education

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61.1%

Labor Force Participation

57.4%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Cumming Employment by Age

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Cumming Employment by Race

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Cumming 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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40.13%

Born in Cumming

76.97%

Native Born

23.03%

Foreign Born

19.48%

Non Citizen

3.55%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

76.97% of Cumming residents were born in the United States, with 40.13% having been born in Georgia. 19.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cumming Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20216,685691.04%
20206,616691.05%
20196,547691.07%
20186,478681.06%
20176,4101282.04%
20166,2825078.78%
20155,7751081.91%
20145,667160.28%
20135,651350.62%
20125,616210.38%
20115,595390.70%
20105,5561,3362.79%
20004,2201,3924.08%
19902,8280.00%

Cumming Population by Year