Grayson, Georgia Population 2020

5,317

Grayson is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 5,317, it is the 128th largest city in Georgia and the 4580th largest city in the United States. Grayson is currently growing at a rate of 9.34% annually and its population has increased by 99.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,666 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Grayson has a population density of 2,156 people per square mile.

The average household income in Grayson is $113,891 with a poverty rate of 6.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,444 per month, and the median house value is $285,500. The median age in Grayson is 42.6 years, 42.1 years for males, and 43.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 83.1 males.

Grayson Demographics

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

  • White: 53.28%
  • Black or African American: 31.49%
  • Asian: 7.76%
  • Other race: 5.85%
  • Two or more races: 1.61%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Grayson, Georgia is 5,317, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,409.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,666.

Grayson, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,94953.28%
Black or African American1,15231.49%
Asian2847.76%
Some Other Race2145.85%
Two or More Races591.61%

Grayson Population Pyramid 2020

Grayson Median Age

42.6


Total

42.1


Male

43.4


Female

Grayson Adults

There are 2,778 adults, (724 of whom are seniors) in Grayson.

Grayson Age Dependency

78.1

Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Grayson Sex Ratio

Female

1,998

54.62%

Male

1,660

45.38%

Grayson Households and Families

Grayson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Grayson Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family100%0%
Male100%0%
Married94.5%5.5%
All92.8%7.2%
Female72.1%27.9%

92.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1653.1492.8
Married8373.3294.5
Non Family1381.08100
Female1363.9472.1
Male543.54100

3.31

Average Family Size

3.14

Average Household Size

2.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Grayson Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1475.81%
9th to 12th Grade421.66%
High School Graduate53421.12%
Some College53721.23%
Associates Degree1716.76%
Bachelors Degree59623.57%
Graduate Degree50219.85%

Grayson Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,4511,414569
Black668643346
Asian199153108
Hispanic1607941
Other Race101207
Multiple Races525227

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 54.27%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,093$54,083$45,000
Less Than High School$73,088$73,456$
High School Grad$27,406$26,771$39,167
Some College$32,188$44,688$29,286
Bachelors Degree$76,101$84,258$62,045
Graduate Degree$71,875$74,464$64,211

$50,093

Average Earnings

$54,083

Average Male

$45,000

Average Female

Grayson Language

Grayson Language by Age

Grayson Language

82.05% of Grayson residents speak only English, while 17.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.89% of the population.

Grayson Poverty

Grayson Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,15216614.41%
White1,891502.64%
Asian2843211.27%
Hispanic3023110.26%

6.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.11%

Male Poverty Rate

6.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grayson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grayson is Black, with 14.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grayson is White, with 2.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.50%.

Name Poverty
High School6.55%
Some College5.51%
Bachelors or Greater5.01%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed5.06%
Male Employed4.68%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Grayson Income

Grayson Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$100,329$113,891
Families$103,050$115,796
Married Families$108,580-
Non Families$68,500$78,982

Grayson Marital Status

Grayson Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Grayson Married by Age and Sex

Grayson 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.

Grayson Marital Status by Race

Grayson Veterans

210

Number of Veterans

196

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam93
Second Gulf War33
Korea24
First Gulf War15
World War II14
Age Group Veterans
75+91
55 to 6443
35 to 5440
65 to 7436
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White1539.65%
Black506.67%
Other74.29%
Hispanic62.70%

$Grayson Veterans by Education

2.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grayson Employment Status

62.4%

Labor Force Participation

60.4%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Grayson 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

36.33%

Born in Georgia

79.25%

Native Born

20.75%

Foreign Born

6.34%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

79.25% of Grayson residents were born in the United States, with 36.33% having been born in Georgia. 6.34% 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
20205,3174549.34%
20194,86345410.30%
20184,4092024.80%
20174,20745412.10%
20163,75361019.41%
20153,14336213.02%
20142,781712.62%
20132,710521.96%
20122,658461.76%
20112,612481.87%
20102,5640.00%