Folkston is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 4,368, it is the 149th largest city in Georgia and the 5136th largest city in the United States. Folkston is currently declining at a rate of -3.36% annually but its population has increased by 74.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,502 in 2010. Folkston reached it's highest population of 5,483 in 2011. Spanning over 4 miles, Folkston has a population density of 1,042 people per square mile.
The average household income in Folkston is $42,070 with a poverty rate of 41.66%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $522 per month, and the median house value is $84,700. The median age in Folkston is 33.8 years, 34.9 years for males, and 31.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 179.6 males.