Ideal, Georgia Population 2020

429

Ideal is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 429, it is the 410th largest city in Georgia and the 13987th largest city in the United States. Ideal is currently declining at a rate of -1.83% annually and its population has decreased by -14.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 499 in 2010. Ideal reached it's highest population of 495 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Ideal has a population density of 375 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ideal is $33,339 with a poverty rate of 30.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $617 per month, and the median house value is $63,800. The median age in Ideal is 56.1 years, 55.9 years for males, and 56.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 84.8 males.

Ideal Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 76.65%
  • White: 23.08%
  • Two or more races: 0.27%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Ideal, Georgia is 429, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 445.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 499.

Ideal, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American27976.65%
White8423.08%
Two or More Races10.27%

Ideal Population Pyramid 2020

Ideal Median Age

56.1


Total

55.9


Male

56.3


Female

Ideal Adults

There are 325 adults, (114 of whom are seniors) in Ideal.

Ideal Age Dependency

72.5

Age Dependency Ratio

54

Old Age Dependency Ratio

18.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Ideal Sex Ratio

Female

197

54.12%

Male

167

45.88%

Ideal Households and Families

Ideal Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ideal Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female79.4%20.6%
Married71.1%28.9%
All61.4%38.6%
Non Family36.5%63.5%

61.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1322.1561.4
Non Family52036.5
Married382.4571.1
Female343.2979.4
Male83.38100

2.83

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ideal Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5517.63%
9th to 12th Grade6019.23%
High School Graduate9329.81%
Some College6119.55%
Associates Degree278.65%
Bachelors Degree123.85%
Graduate Degree41.28%

Ideal Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 68.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 6.75%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,167$26,875$
Less Than High School$20,250$$
High School Grad$25,536$26,250$23,000
Some College$$44,375$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,167

Average Earnings

$26,875

Average Male

$

Average Female

Ideal Language

Ideal Language by Age

Ideal Language

99.73% of Ideal residents speak only English, while 0.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.27% of the population.

Ideal Poverty

Ideal Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2278035.24%
White56610.71%
Multiple11100.00%

30.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.27%

Male Poverty Rate

33.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ideal

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ideal is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ideal is White, with 10.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.48%.

Name Poverty
Some College30.67%
Less Than High School29.49%
Bachelors or Greater25.00%
High School4.76%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed7.27%
Male Employed0.00%

Ideal Income

Ideal Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,833$33,339
Families$40,938$43,659
Married Families$38,571-
Non Families$10,000$17,463

Ideal Marital Status

Ideal Marital Status

Marriage Rates

26.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

30.1%

Male Marriage Rate

23.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Ideal Married by Age and Sex

Ideal Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Ideal Marital Status by Race

Ideal Veterans

29

Number of Veterans

29

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea9
Vietnam8
First Gulf War7
Second Gulf War7
World War II
Age Group Veterans
75+11
65 to 748
18 to 347
55 to 643
35 to 54
Name Veterans % of Total
Black249.88%
White56.17%

$Ideal Veterans by Education

45.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ideal Employment Status

33.5%

Labor Force Participation

29.8%

Employment Rate

11%

Unemployment Rate

Ideal 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

87.64%

Born in Georgia

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Ideal residents were born in the United States, with 87.64% having been born in Georgia. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020429-8-1.83%
2019437-8-1.80%
2018445-4-0.89%
2017449-8-1.75%
2016457-3-0.65%
2015460-9-1.92%
2014469-4-0.85%
2013473-7-1.46%
2012480-6-1.23%
2011486-9-1.82%
20104950.00%