Douglas, Georgia Population 2020

11,376

Douglas is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 11,376, it is the 86th largest city in Georgia and the 2834th largest city in the United States. Douglas is currently declining at a rate of -1.04% annually and its population has decreased by -1.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,589 in 2010. Douglas reached it's highest population of 11,814 in 2012. Spanning over 15 miles, Douglas has a population density of 788 people per square mile.

The average household income in Douglas is $48,425 with a poverty rate of 30.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $638 per month, and the median house value is $97,800. The median age in Douglas is 29.9 years, 27.9 years for males, and 30.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.4 males.

Douglas Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 50.78%
  • White: 42.95%
  • Other race: 3.23%
  • Two or more races: 2.51%
  • Native American: 0.38%
  • Asian: 0.16%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Douglas, Georgia is 11,376, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,616.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,589.

Douglas, Georgia Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202043,5092080.48%
201943,3012080.48%
201843,0932080.48%
201742,885-44-0.10%
201642,929-71-0.17%
201543,0001010.23%
201442,899-193-0.45%
201343,092-43-0.10%
201243,1351310.30%
201143,0042690.63%
201042,7350.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American5,86850.78%
White4,96342.95%
Some Other Race3733.23%
Two or More Races2902.51%
American Indian and Alaska Native440.38%
Asian180.16%

Douglas Population Pyramid 2020

Douglas Median Age

29.9


Total

27.9


Male

30.7


Female

Douglas Adults

There are 7,907 adults, (1,525 of whom are seniors) in Douglas.

Douglas Age Dependency

81.1

Age Dependency Ratio

23.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Douglas Sex Ratio

Female

6,404

55.42%

Male

5,152

44.58%

Douglas Households and Families

Douglas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Douglas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married66%34%
All45.3%54.7%
Non Family42.1%57.9%
Female35.7%64.3%
Male19%81%

45.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1212.6545.3
Non Family1,5711.1342.1
Married1,1733.166
Female1,0033.8235.7
Male3744.5219

3.49

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Douglas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6449.82%
9th to 12th Grade68910.50%
High School Graduate2,57339.22%
Some College1,28119.52%
Associates Degree3986.07%
Bachelors Degree5919.01%
Graduate Degree3855.87%

Douglas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black3,2442,648151
White2,5732,217680
Hispanic655274116
Other Race211132
Native American444429
Multiple Races999

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 multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,378$31,250$27,877
Less Than High School$16,016$20,188$12,917
High School Grad$31,354$32,150$26,904
Some College$27,971$26,917$28,618
Bachelors Degree$30,875$56,750$29,058
Graduate Degree$58,824$37,155$67,955

$29,378

Average Earnings

$31,250

Average Male

$27,877

Average Female

Douglas Language

Douglas Language by Age

Douglas Language

86.28% of Douglas residents speak only English, while 13.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.00% of the population.

Douglas Poverty

Douglas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,7181,95734.23%
White3,62166618.39%
Hispanic1,38955339.81%
Multiple27623484.78%
Other36617347.27%
Native441534.09%

30.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.31%

Male Poverty Rate

30.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Douglas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Douglas is Multiple, with 84.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Douglas is White, with 18.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 49.34%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School52.41%
High School25.13%
Some College22.67%
Bachelors or Greater5.37%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed14.71%
Female Employed12.80%
Male Employed9.32%

Douglas Income

Douglas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,519$48,425
Families$41,985$60,167
Married Families$54,364-
Non Families$17,512$27,672

Douglas Marital Status

Douglas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

30.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.9%

Male Marriage Rate

27.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Douglas Married by Age and Sex

Douglas 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 35-44.

Douglas Marital Status by Race

Douglas Veterans

370

Number of Veterans

338

Male Veterans

32

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War138
Vietnam71
Korea51
First Gulf War43
World War II10
Age Group Veterans
75+94
18 to 3488
35 to 5480
55 to 6464
65 to 7444
Name Veterans % of Total
White2216.15%
Black1403.53%
2 or More914.75%

$Douglas Veterans by Education

12.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Douglas Employment Status

54.3%

Labor Force Participation

52.3%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Douglas 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

76.53%

Born in Georgia

92.32%

Native Born

7.68%

Foreign Born

3.92%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.32% of Douglas residents were born in the United States, with 76.53% having been born in Georgia. 3.92% 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
202011,376-120-1.04%
201911,496-120-1.03%
201811,6161881.65%
201711,428-120-1.04%
201611,548-23-0.20%
201511,571-34-0.29%
201411,605-111-0.95%
201311,716-98-0.83%
201211,814470.40%
201111,767830.71%
201011,6841,0450.94%
200010,6391750.17%
199010,464-516-0.48%
198010,9807850.74%
197010,1951,4591.56%
19608,7361,3081.64%
19507,4282,2533.68%
19405,1759692.09%
19304,2068052.15%
19203,401-149-0.43%
19103,5500.00%