Demorest, Georgia Population 2020

1,936

Demorest is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 1,936, it is the 245th largest city in Georgia and the 7719th largest city in the United States. Demorest is currently declining at a rate of -5.14% annually but its population has increased by 6.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,823 in 2010. Demorest reached it's highest population of 2,146 in 2018. Spanning over 2 miles, Demorest has a population density of 863 people per square mile.

The average household income in Demorest is $57,376 with a poverty rate of 12.99%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $758 per month, and the median house value is $111,900. The median age in Demorest is 27.5 years, 26.6 years for males, and 31.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.3 males.

Demorest Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Demorest was:

  • White: 94.13%
  • Black or African American: 1.97%
  • Other race: 1.78%
  • Two or more races: 1.43%
  • Asian: 0.44%
  • Native American: 0.25%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Demorest, Georgia is 1,936, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,146.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,823.

Demorest, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,90894.13%
Black or African American401.97%
Some Other Race361.78%
Two or More Races291.43%
Asian90.44%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.25%

Demorest Population Pyramid 2020

Demorest Median Age

27.5


Total

26.6


Male

31.7


Female

Demorest Adults

There are 1,714 adults, (388 of whom are seniors) in Demorest.

Demorest Age Dependency

52.9

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Demorest Sex Ratio

Female

1,054

52.00%

Male

973

48.00%

Demorest Households and Families

Demorest Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Demorest Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.9%27.1%
Male55.9%44.1%
All52.8%47.2%
Female37.1%62.9%
Non Family32.7%67.3%

52.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6322.3652.8
Married2913.172.9
Non Family2451.2332.7
Female622.7437.1
Male343.5355.9

3.03

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Demorest Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade12711.79%
9th to 12th Grade979.01%
High School Graduate27925.91%
Some College27125.16%
Associates Degree706.50%
Bachelors Degree11010.21%
Graduate Degree12311.42%

Demorest Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White928812209
Hispanic1293624
Black227
Other Race666
Multiple Races55
Native American55

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 other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,528$42,868$29,500
Less Than High School$22,000$21,750$
High School Grad$44,450$45,096$
Some College$31,771$40,000$29,125
Bachelors Degree$33,646$33,750$33,646
Graduate Degree$63,750$71,000$55,938

$36,528

Average Earnings

$42,868

Average Male

$29,500

Average Female

Demorest Language

Demorest Language by Age

Demorest Language

87.77% of Demorest residents speak only English, while 12.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.76% of the population.

Demorest Poverty

Demorest Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,24316613.35%
Black221881.82%
Hispanic22683.54%
Multiple10550.00%
Native55100.00%

12.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.77%

Male Poverty Rate

11.24%

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 3.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.42%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.21%
Some College17.01%
High School9.32%
Bachelors or Greater5.15%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed7.85%
Female Employed2.94%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Demorest Income

Demorest Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,936$57,376
Families$56,319$62,620
Married Families$60,893-
Non Families$28,068$47,236

Demorest Marital Status

Demorest Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.3%

Male Marriage Rate

33.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Demorest Married by Age and Sex

Demorest 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 45-54.

Demorest Marital Status by Race

Demorest Veterans

129

Number of Veterans

126

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam51
First Gulf War30
Korea20
Second Gulf War14
World War II7
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7444
75+40
18 to 3418
35 to 5417
55 to 6410
Name Veterans % of Total
White1267.88%
Hispanic31.20%
Black37.50%

$Demorest Veterans by Education

24.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Demorest Employment Status

45.5%

Labor Force Participation

44.1%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Demorest Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

66.06%

Born in Georgia

91.86%

Native Born

8.14%

Foreign Born

6.91%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.86% of Demorest residents were born in the United States, with 66.06% having been born in Georgia. 6.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,936-105-5.14%
20192,041-105-4.89%
20182,14620910.79%
20171,937-105-5.14%
20162,04290.44%
20152,03330.15%
20142,030442.22%
20131,986442.27%
20121,942593.13%
20111,883100.53%
20101,8730.00%