LaGrange, Georgia Population 2021

30,381
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LaGrange is a city located in Troup County Georgia. With a 2020 population of 30,381, it is the 38th largest city in Georgia and the 1277th largest city in the United States . LaGrange is currently growing at a rate of 0.13% annually and its population has increased by 2.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 29,588 in 2010. LaGrange reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 43 miles, LaGrange has a population density of 722 people per square mile.

The average household income in LaGrange is $51,660 with a poverty rate of 28.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $814 per month, and the median house value is $127,100. The median age in LaGrange is 33.9 years, 32.5 years for males, and 35.7 years for females.

LaGrange Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of LaGrangewas:

  • Black or African American: 51.16%
  • White: 41.86%
  • Asian: 3.24%
  • Other race: 1.89%
  • Two or more races: 1.36%
  • Native American: 0.49%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of LaGrange, Georgia is 30,381 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 30,305.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 29,588.

LaGrange, Georgia Population 2021

2020 and 2021 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021102,172-502-0.49%
2020102,674-502-0.49%
2019103,176-502-0.49%
2018103,678-91-0.09%
2017103,769850.08%
2016103,684930.09%
2015103,5913360.32%
2014103,2553150.31%
2013102,9405540.54%
2012102,3867240.71%
2011101,6624860.48%
2010101,1760.00%

LaGrange Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American15,55451.16%
White12,72441.86%
Asian9843.24%
Some Other Race5741.89%
Two or More Races4141.36%
American Indian and Alaska Native1500.49%
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LaGrange Population by Race

LaGrange Population Pyramid $2021

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LaGrange Median Age

33.9


Total

32.5


Male

35.7


Female

LaGrange Adults

There are 22,566 adults, (3,847 of whom are seniors) in LaGrange.

LaGrange Age Dependency

62.4

Age Dependency Ratio

20.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

LaGrange Sex Ratio

Female

16,287

53.58%

Male

14,113

46.42%

LaGrange Population by Age

LaGrange Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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LaGrange Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female22.9%77.1%
Non Family28.1%71.9%
Male35.5%64.5%
All38.6%61.4%
Married62.5%37.5%

38.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

LaGrange Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,2462.6338.6
Non Family4,3841.2328.1
Married3,7623.4162.5
Female2,7083.6922.9
Male3923.535.5

3.41

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

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LaGrange Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3036.73%
9th to 12th Grade2,48112.82%
High School Graduate6,47733.47%
Some College4,18921.65%
Associates Degree1,3316.88%
Bachelors Degree2,44012.61%
Graduate Degree1,1325.85%
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LaGrange Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

LaGrange Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black9,2787,005604
White8,6067,4212,564
Asian682619294
Hispanic67244073
Other Race26480
2+ Races16715337
Native American9780

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 91.62%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 43.11%.

LaGrange Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,041$35,211$23,509
Less Than 9th Grade$15,981$20,698$10,958
High School Graduate$25,749$30,499$20,160
Some College$30,443$36,642$26,125
Bachelors Degree$40,142$53,300$33,403
Graduate Degree$60,562$72,100$45,915

$29,041

Average Earnings

$35,211

Average Male

$23,509

Average Female

LaGrange Earnings by Educational Attainment

LaGrange Language by Age

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LaGrange Language

92.83% of LaGrange residents speak only English, while 7.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.59% of the population.

LaGrange Language

LaGrange Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black15,0485,29635.19%
White11,6022,23219.24%
Hispanic1,30362748.12%
Other57144978.63%
Asian98415615.85%
Native1475336.05%
Multiple413327.75%

28.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.05%

Male Poverty Rate

31.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in LaGrange

The race most likely to be in poverty in LaGrange is Other, with 78.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in LaGrange is Multiple, with 7.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 41.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.95%.

LaGrange Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade42.88%
High School27.11%
Some College16.66%
Bachelors or Greater6.32%

LaGrange Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed33.24%
Female Unemployed32.12%
Female Employed21.34%
Male Employed13.92%

LaGrange Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

LaGrange Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,808$51,660
Families$45,929$62,736
Married Families$75,625-
Non Families$21,414$32,387
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Income by Household Type

LaGrange Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.8%

Male Marriage Rate

32.4%

Female Marriage Rate

LaGrange Married by Age and Sex

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LaGrange Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

LaGrange Marital Status by Race

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LaGrange Marital Status

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1,541

Number of Veterans

1,436

Male Veterans

105

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam534
First Gulf War378
Second Gulf War232
Korea111
World War II57

LaGrange Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54420
55 to 64370
65 to 74333
75+294
18 to 34124

LaGrange Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,14111.33%
Black3913.52%
Hispanic253.31%
Other Race61.88%
Native American32.00%

LaGrange Veterans by Race

LaGrange Veterans by Education

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7.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

LaGrange Veterans by Education

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59.2%

Labor Force Participation

55.2%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

LaGrange Employment by Age

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LaGrange Employment by Race

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LaGrange Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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71.50%

Born in LaGrange

94.04%

Native Born

5.96%

Foreign Born

4.16%

Non Citizen

1.79%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.04% of LaGrange residents were born in the United States, with 71.50% having been born in Georgia. 4.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

LaGrange Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202130,381380.13%
202030,343380.13%
201930,305380.13%
201830,267-196-0.64%
201730,463-56-0.18%
201630,5191180.39%
201530,4011050.35%
201430,2961490.49%
201330,147810.27%
201230,0663781.27%
201129,6882720.92%
201029,4163,4181.24%
200025,9984010.16%
199025,5971,3930.56%
198024,2049030.38%
197023,301-331-0.14%
196023,632-1,393-0.57%
195025,0253,0421.30%
194021,9831,8520.88%
193020,1313,0931.68%
192017,03811,45111.80%
19105,5871,3132.72%
19004,2741,1843.30%
18903,0900.00%

LaGrange Population by Year