Gay, Georgia Population 2024

138

Gay is a city located in Meriwether County Georgia. Gay has a 2024 population of 138. Gay is currently growing at a rate of 6.15% annually and its population has increased by 25.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 110 in 2020.

The average household income in Gay is $90,882 with a poverty rate of 1.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Gay is 50.5 years, 52.5 years for males, and 43 years for females.

Gay Demographics

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

  • White: 87.7%
  • Other race: 11.48%
  • Two or more races: 0.82%
  • Black or African American:
  • Native American:
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
State
Georgia
Land Area (mi²)
0.9 sq mi
Density (mi²)
160.10/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
25.45% (28)
The current population of Gay, Georgia is 138 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 110.

Gay, Georgia Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White10787.7%
Other race1411.48%
Two or more races10.82%
Black or African American
Native American
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Other race

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Gay Population by Race

Gay Population Pyramid 2024

Gay Median Age

50.5

Total

52.5

Male

43

Female

Gay Adults

There are 107 adults, (21 of whom are seniors) in Gay.

Gay Age Dependency

41.9

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

17.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Gay Sex Ratio

Female5242.62%
Male7057.38%

Gay Population by Age

Gay Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All621.9772.627.4
Married462.266337
Non Family161.131000
Male000
Female000
showing: 5 rows

2.26

Average Family Size

1.97

Average Household Size

72.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Gay Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Gay Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gay Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 24%.

Gay Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$36,786

Average Earnings

$52,083

Average Male

$23,125

Average Female

Gay Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gay Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Gay Language

69.67% of Gay residents speak only English, while 30.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 30.33% of the population.

Gay Language

Gay Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White8422.38%
showing: 1 rows

1.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.43%

Male Poverty Rate

1.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gay

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gay is White, with 2.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gay is White, with 2.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.67%. Among those working part-time, it was , and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5%.

Gay Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School3.45%
Some College2.78%
Less Than 9th Grade
Bachelors or Greater
showing: 4 rows

Gay Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed1.89%
Male Unemployed
Female Employed
Female Unemployed
showing: 4 rows

Gay Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gay Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Gay Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

77.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

70.8%

Male Marriage Rate

85.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Gay Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Gay 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 35-44.

Gay Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Gay Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

7

Number of Veterans

7

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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Gay Veterans by War

count

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Gay Veterans by Age

count

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Gay Veterans by Race

Gay Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

Veteran Poverty Rate

Veteran Disability Rate

Gay Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

73.9%

Labor Force Participation

73%

Employment Rate

1.2%

Unemployment Rate

Gay Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Gay Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Gay Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

53.28%

Born in Gay

82.79%

Native Born

17.21%

Foreign Born

Non Citizen

17.21%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

82.79% of Gay residents were born in the United States, with 53.28% having been born in Georgia. of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Gay Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202917884.71%
202817084.94%
202716285.19%
202615485.48%
202514685.8%
202413886.15%
202313086.56%
202212287.02%
202111443.64%
20201102834.15%
201982-2-2.38%
201884
201784
201684-1-1.18%
201585
201485
201385
201285-3-3.41%
201188-1-1.12%
201089
showing: 20 rows

Gay Population by Year