Georgetown, Georgia Population 2021

12,951
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Georgetown is a city located in Quitman County Georgia. Georgetown has a 2020 population of 12,951. It is also the county seat of Quitman County. Georgetown is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 9.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,823 in 2010. Georgetown reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Georgetown is $78,890 with a poverty rate of 9.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,105 per month, and the median house value is $178,800. The median age in Georgetown is 34.1 years, 33.2 years for males, and 35.3 years for females.

Georgetown Demographics

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

  • White: 56.91%
  • Black or African American: 33.33%
  • Two or more races: 5.32%
  • Asian: 1.96%
  • Other race: 1.92%
  • Native American: 0.55%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Georgetown, Georgia is 12,951 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,951.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,823.

Georgetown, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,37156.91%
Black or African American4,31733.33%
Two or More Races6895.32%
Asian2541.96%
Some Other Race2491.92%
American Indian and Alaska Native710.55%
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Georgetown Population by Race

Georgetown Population Pyramid $2021

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Georgetown Median Age

34.1


Total

33.2


Male

35.3


Female

Georgetown Adults

There are 9,784 adults, (1,255 of whom are seniors) in Georgetown.

Georgetown Age Dependency

51.8

Age Dependency Ratio

14.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Georgetown Sex Ratio

Female

6,700

51.73%

Male

6,251

48.27%

Georgetown Population by Age

Georgetown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Georgetown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female33.2%66.8%
Non Family42.4%57.6%
Male47.3%52.7%
All54.7%45.3%
Married68%32%

54.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Georgetown Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,9712.654.7
Married2,5782.8668
Non Family1,2301.2742.4
Female7513.7733.2
Male4122.8547.3

2.96

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

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Georgetown Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1131.29%
9th to 12th Grade5976.83%
High School Graduate1,94722.28%
Some College2,30626.38%
Associates Degree8299.49%
Bachelors Degree1,80520.65%
Graduate Degree1,14313.08%
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Georgetown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Georgetown Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,7434,4761,663
Black2,7392,524871
Hispanic976879393
Asian248226115
Other Race1719838
2+ Races16512721
Native American71

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.37%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 46.37%.

Georgetown Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,222$47,986$35,717
Less Than 9th Grade$$37,842$15,063
High School Graduate$26,678$35,169$24,000
Some College$51,653$54,813$43,327
Bachelors Degree$38,600$50,210$31,209
Graduate Degree$54,784$56,316$43,920

$43,222

Average Earnings

$47,986

Average Male

$35,717

Average Female

Georgetown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Georgetown Language by Age

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Georgetown Language

86.10% of Georgetown residents speak only English, while 13.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.72% of the population.

Georgetown Language

Georgetown Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,4234857.55%
Black4,24648011.30%
Hispanic1,49020713.89%
Other2496526.10%
Multiple689172.47%

9.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.47%

Male Poverty Rate

8.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Georgetown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Georgetown is Other, with 26.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Georgetown is Multiple, with 2.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.65%.

Georgetown Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School13.10%
Some College8.58%
Bachelors or Greater3.32%
Less Than 9th Grade2.11%

Georgetown Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed25.43%
Female Unemployed18.64%
Female Employed6.58%
Male Employed1.72%

Georgetown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Georgetown Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,403$78,890
Families$74,221$86,669
Married Families$86,560-
Non Families$46,890$52,186
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Income by Household Type

Georgetown Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Georgetown Married by Age and Sex

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Georgetown 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.

Georgetown Marital Status by Race

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Georgetown Marital Status

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1,539

Number of Veterans

1,199

Male Veterans

340

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War896
Second Gulf War591
Vietnam282
Korea73
World War II

Georgetown Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64619
35 to 54473
18 to 34221
65 to 74136
75+90

Georgetown Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White83014.70%
Black70922.16%
Hispanic15414.60%

Georgetown Veterans by Race

Georgetown Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

8.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Georgetown Veterans by Education

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66.2%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

11.3%

Unemployment Rate

Georgetown Employment by Age

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Georgetown Employment by Race

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Georgetown 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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47.34%

Born in Georgetown

91.16%

Native Born

8.84%

Foreign Born

2.20%

Non Citizen

6.64%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.16% of Georgetown residents were born in the United States, with 47.34% having been born in Georgia. 2.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Georgetown Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202112,9510.00%
202012,9510.00%
201912,951-518-3.85%
201813,4692982.26%
201713,1715504.36%
201612,621210.17%
201512,6003652.98%
201412,235-14-0.11%
201312,2494303.64%
201211,819-536-4.34%
201112,3555324.50%
201011,8230.00%

Georgetown Population by Year