Hazlehurst, Georgia Population 2020

4,169

Hazlehurst is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 4,169, it is the 155th largest city in Georgia and the 5272nd largest city in the United States. Hazlehurst is currently growing at a rate of 0.12% annually but its population has decreased by -1.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,226 in 2010. Hazlehurst reached it's highest population of 4,261 in 2012. Spanning over 5 miles, Hazlehurst has a population density of 881 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hazlehurst is $40,599 with a poverty rate of 16.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $578 per month, and the median house value is $82,600. The median age in Hazlehurst is 36.7 years, 27.7 years for males, and 41.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.2 males.

Hazlehurst Demographics

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

  • White: 65.15%
  • Black or African American: 23.39%
  • Other race: 7.54%
  • Two or more races: 3.91%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hazlehurst, Georgia is 4,169, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,159.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,226.

Hazlehurst, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,71365.15%
Black or African American97423.39%
Some Other Race3147.54%
Two or More Races1633.91%

Hazlehurst Population Pyramid 2020

Hazlehurst Median Age

36.7


Total

27.7


Male

41.2


Female

Hazlehurst Adults

There are 2,966 adults, (658 of whom are seniors) in Hazlehurst.

Hazlehurst Age Dependency

80.4

Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Hazlehurst Sex Ratio

Female

2,155

51.75%

Male

2,009

48.25%

Hazlehurst Households and Families

Hazlehurst Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hazlehurst Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.2%18.8%
All56.3%43.7%
Non Family47.9%52.1%
Female23.3%76.7%
Male20.6%79.4%

56.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4272.8356.3
Married5903.3681.2
Non Family5371.1447.9
Female2324.6923.3
Male685.2420.6

3.76

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hazlehurst Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade983.79%
9th to 12th Grade49519.13%
High School Graduate1,17745.48%
Some College50119.36%
Associates Degree1114.29%
Bachelors Degree1204.64%
Graduate Degree863.32%

Hazlehurst Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6321,385187
Black61843419
Hispanic338176
Other Race164115
Multiple Races5050

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 white people with a rate of 11.46%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,510$29,069$22,135
Less Than High School$28,155$28,750$
High School Grad$26,055$27,946$
Some College$33,895$63,105$32,703
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,510

Average Earnings

$29,069

Average Male

$22,135

Average Female

Hazlehurst Language

Hazlehurst Language by Age

Hazlehurst Language

89.56% of Hazlehurst residents speak only English, while 10.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.44% of the population.

Hazlehurst Poverty

Hazlehurst Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,51042216.81%
Black94318719.83%
Hispanic63710516.48%
Other3146420.38%

16.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.89%

Male Poverty Rate

24.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hazlehurst

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hazlehurst is Other, with 20.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hazlehurst is Hispanic, with 16.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.35%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.10%
Bachelors or Greater14.56%
High School13.64%
Some College13.51%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed55.04%
Female Employed13.86%
Male Employed3.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Hazlehurst Income

Hazlehurst Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,018$40,599
Families$40,698$53,615
Married Families$47,792-
Non Families$14,366$16,451

Hazlehurst Marital Status

Hazlehurst Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.0%

Male Marriage Rate

37.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Hazlehurst Married by Age and Sex

Hazlehurst 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.

Hazlehurst Marital Status by Race

Hazlehurst Veterans

135

Number of Veterans

135

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam48
Second Gulf War36
First Gulf War26
Korea25
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7468
75+31
35 to 5426
18 to 3410
55 to 64
Name Veterans % of Total
White924.59%
Black435.75%

$Hazlehurst Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hazlehurst Employment Status

48.8%

Labor Force Participation

41.3%

Employment Rate

15.4%

Unemployment Rate

Hazlehurst 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

70.12%

Born in Georgia

93.85%

Native Born

6.15%

Foreign Born

3.55%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.85% of Hazlehurst residents were born in the United States, with 70.12% having been born in Georgia. 3.55% 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
20204,16950.12%
20194,16450.12%
20184,15910.02%
20174,15850.12%
20164,153-23-0.55%
20154,176120.29%
20144,164-46-1.09%
20134,210-51-1.20%
20124,261140.33%
20114,24760.14%
20104,2414541.14%
20003,787-415-1.03%
19904,202-47-0.11%
19804,2491840.44%
19704,0653660.95%
19603,6991,0123.25%
19502,6870.00%