Gray, Georgia Population 2020

3,174

Gray is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 3,174, it is the 194th largest city in Georgia and the 6071st largest city in the United States. Gray is currently declining at a rate of -1.31% annually and its population has decreased by -3.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,276 in 2010. Gray reached it's highest population of 3,301 in 2011. Spanning over 4 miles, Gray has a population density of 807 people per square mile.

The average household income in Gray is $63,532 with a poverty rate of 15.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $888 per month, and the median house value is $154,200. The median age in Gray is 38.3 years, 30.7 years for males, and 42.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.0 males.

Gray Demographics

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

  • White: 75.34%
  • Black or African American: 21.37%
  • Two or more races: 1.90%
  • Native American: 1.38%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Gray, Georgia is 3,174, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,258.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,276.

Gray, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,45775.34%
Black or African American69721.37%
Two or More Races621.90%
American Indian and Alaska Native451.38%

Gray Population Pyramid 2020

Gray Median Age

38.3


Total

30.7


Male

42.2


Female

Gray Adults

There are 2,476 adults, (586 of whom are seniors) in Gray.

Gray Age Dependency

72.5

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Gray Sex Ratio

Female

1,647

50.51%

Male

1,614

49.49%

Gray Households and Families

Gray Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gray Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married77.2%22.8%
All54.1%45.9%
Non Family33.4%66.6%
Female30.5%69.5%

54.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2432.4854.1
Married5913.2377.2
Non Family4431.1633.4
Female2033.1830.5
Male62.33100

3.21

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gray Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade693.21%
9th to 12th Grade1607.45%
High School Graduate63729.64%
Some College51023.73%
Associates Degree2009.31%
Bachelors Degree42319.68%
Graduate Degree1506.98%

Gray Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,5911,476531
Black51339917
Multiple Races2020
Native American171717
Hispanic888

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,463$44,063$31,961
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$28,088$31,250$21,050
Some College$33,932$35,368$33,357
Bachelors Degree$46,635$76,250$31,190
Graduate Degree$52,368$52,778$52,237

$37,463

Average Earnings

$44,063

Average Male

$31,961

Average Female

Gray Language

Gray Language by Age

Gray Language

98.23% of Gray residents speak only English, while 1.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.06% of the population.

Gray Poverty

Gray Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black61227144.28%
White2,3582209.33%

15.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.22%

Male Poverty Rate

17.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gray

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gray is Black, with 44.28% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gray is White, with 9.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.60%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.97%
High School23.89%
Some College1.84%
Bachelors or Greater0.89%
Name Poverty
Male Employed16.28%
Female Employed3.98%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Gray Income

Gray Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,750$63,532
Families$73,810$77,230
Married Families$89,550-
Non Families$27,148$38,795

Gray Marital Status

Gray Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.7%

Male Marriage Rate

41.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Gray Married by Age and Sex

Gray 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.

Gray Marital Status by Race

Gray Veterans

215

Number of Veterans

175

Male Veterans

40

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam114
First Gulf War44
Second Gulf War27
Korea13
World War II5
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7481
35 to 5463
75+38
55 to 6427
18 to 346
Name Veterans % of Total
White1558.35%
Black528.92%
2 or More840.00%

$Gray Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gray Employment Status

58.8%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

0.6%

Unemployment Rate

Gray 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

80.65%

Born in Georgia

99.85%

Native Born

0.15%

Foreign Born

0.15%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.85% of Gray residents were born in the United States, with 80.65% having been born in Georgia. 0.15% 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
20203,174-42-1.31%
20193,216-42-1.29%
20183,258290.90%
20173,229-42-1.28%
20163,271-1-0.03%
20153,272-18-0.55%
20143,29080.24%
20133,28290.27%
20123,273-28-0.85%
20113,30170.21%
20103,2940.00%