Demorest, Georgia Population 2021

2,093
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Demorest is a city located in Habersham County Georgia. With a 2020 population of 2,093, it is the 238th largest city in Georgia and the 7442nd largest city in the United States . Demorest is currently declining at a rate of -0.76% annually but its population has increased by 14.81% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,823 in 2010. Demorest reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Demorest has a population density of 933 people per square mile.

The average household income in Demorest is $53,112 with a poverty rate of 17.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $779 per month, and the median house value is $117,900. The median age in Demorest is 27 years, 24 years for males, and 31.1 years for females.

Demorest Demographics

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

  • White: 90.22%
  • Black or African American: 4.71%
  • Two or more races: 2.18%
  • Asian: 1.67%
  • Other race: 0.81%
  • Native American: 0.41%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Demorest, Georgia is 2,093 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,125.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,823.

Demorest, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,78090.22%
Black or African American934.71%
Two or More Races432.18%
Asian331.67%
Some Other Race160.81%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.41%
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Demorest Population by Race

Demorest Population Pyramid $2021

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Demorest Median Age

27


Total

24


Male

31.1


Female

Demorest Adults

There are 1,643 adults, (414 of whom are seniors) in Demorest.

Demorest Age Dependency

60.5

Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Demorest Sex Ratio

Female

1,067

54.08%

Male

906

45.92%

Demorest Population by Age

Demorest Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Demorest Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female19.8%80.2%
Non Family43.1%56.9%
All51.4%48.6%
Married67.4%32.6%
Male90%10%

51.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Demorest Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6642.1751.4
Non Family2691.1643.1
Married2642.9367.4
Female1012.4219.8
Male303.790

2.81

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

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Demorest Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade898.62%
9th to 12th Grade868.33%
High School Graduate27927.01%
Some College24423.62%
Associates Degree666.39%
Bachelors Degree16215.68%
Graduate Degree10710.36%
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Demorest Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Demorest Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White865767232
Hispanic1094728
Black4833
2+ Races1313
Asian999
Native American88
Other Race555

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Demorest Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,000$42,734$29,821
Less Than 9th Grade$$27,868$
High School Graduate$41,000$46,591$
Some College$30,642$32,434$23,571
Bachelors Degree$39,000$50,625$35,179
Graduate Degree$60,313$63,750$45,000

$35,000

Average Earnings

$42,734

Average Male

$29,821

Average Female

Demorest Earnings by Educational Attainment

Demorest Language by Age

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Demorest Language

90.86% of Demorest residents speak only English, while 9.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.02% of the population.

Demorest Language

Demorest Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,17417214.65%
Black585187.93%
Hispanic1732011.56%
Multiple251248.00%
Native88100.00%

17.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.08%

Male Poverty Rate

18.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Demorest

The race most likely to be in poverty in Demorest is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Demorest is Hispanic, with 11.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.44%.

Demorest Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.14%
Some College20.97%
High School14.49%
Bachelors or Greater7.43%

Demorest Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed10.28%
Male Employed8.88%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Demorest Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Demorest Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,865$53,112
Families$50,956$60,498
Married Families$64,722-
Non Families$19,188$39,903
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Income by Household Type

Demorest Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.9%

Male Marriage Rate

30.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Demorest Married by Age and Sex

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Demorest Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Demorest Marital Status by Race

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Demorest Marital Status

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134

Number of Veterans

130

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam51
First Gulf War33
Korea20
Second Gulf War14
World War II8

Demorest Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+44
65 to 7443
35 to 5421
18 to 3417
55 to 649

Demorest Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1308.75%
Hispanic42.20%
Black45.00%

Demorest Veterans by Race

Demorest Veterans by Education

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23.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Demorest Veterans by Education

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40.6%

Labor Force Participation

40%

Employment Rate

1%

Unemployment Rate

Demorest Employment by Age

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Demorest Employment by Race

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Demorest 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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69.03%

Born in Demorest

92.45%

Native Born

7.55%

Foreign Born

5.93%

Non Citizen

1.62%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.45% of Demorest residents were born in the United States, with 69.03% having been born in Georgia. 5.93% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Demorest Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,093-16-0.76%
20202,109-16-0.75%
20192,125-16-0.75%
20182,14120710.70%
20171,934-104-5.10%
20162,03880.39%
20152,03010.05%
20142,029472.37%
20131,982422.16%
20121,940583.08%
20111,882120.64%
20101,8700.00%

Demorest Population by Year