Jesup is a city located in Wayne County Georgia. Jesup has a 2020 population of 9,952. It is also the county seat of Wayne County. Jesup is currently growing at a rate of 0.37% annually but its population has decreased by -2.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,196 in 2010.
The average household income in Jesup is $49,668 with a poverty rate of 20.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $642 per month, and the median house value is $99,700. The median age in Jesup is 34.8 years, 30.9 years for males, and 37.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Jesupwas:
2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.
The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 20.72%.
91.77% of Jesup residents speak only English, while 8.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.77% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Jesup is Black, with 34.01% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Jesup is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.04%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Jesup
96.70% of Jesup residents were born in the United States, with 70.47% having been born in Georgia. 2.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.
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