Lavonia, Georgia Population 2021

2,242
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Lavonia is a city located in Franklin County Georgia. With a 2020 population of 2,242, it is the 228th largest city in Georgia and the 7188th largest city in the United States . Lavonia is currently growing at a rate of 0.95% annually and its population has increased by 3.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,156 in 2010. Lavonia reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 5 miles, Lavonia has a population density of 495 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lavonia is $51,694 with a poverty rate of 29.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $593 per month, and the median house value is $112,200. The median age in Lavonia is 35.3 years, 35.9 years for males, and 33.8 years for females.

Lavonia Demographics

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

  • White: 70.47%
  • Black or African American: 26.58%
  • Two or more races: 2.54%
  • Other race: 0.41%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lavonia, Georgia is 2,242 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,200.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,156.

Lavonia, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,72370.47%
Black or African American65026.58%
Two or More Races622.54%
Some Other Race100.41%
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Lavonia Population by Race

Lavonia Population Pyramid $2021

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Lavonia Median Age

35.3


Total

35.9


Male

33.8


Female

Lavonia Adults

There are 1,860 adults, (460 of whom are seniors) in Lavonia.

Lavonia Age Dependency

74.6

Age Dependency Ratio

32.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lavonia Sex Ratio

Female

1,328

54.31%

Male

1,117

45.69%

Lavonia Population by Age

Lavonia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lavonia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female15.9%84.1%
Non Family33.4%66.6%
Male35.6%64.4%
All40.1%59.9%
Married67.2%32.8%

40.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lavonia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0292.3840.1
Non Family3531.0433.4
Married3483.1467.2
Female2832.9415.9
Male453.3635.6

2.95

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

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Lavonia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade704.25%
9th to 12th Grade30818.71%
High School Graduate67140.77%
Some College23714.40%
Associates Degree1106.68%
Bachelors Degree19511.85%
Graduate Degree553.34%
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Lavonia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lavonia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,148955199
Black32721729
Hispanic1265618
2+ Races45404
Other Race44

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.33%.

Lavonia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,535$29,844$20,540
Less Than 9th Grade$23,640$23,419$25,214
High School Graduate$27,037$27,440$25,625
Some College$28,600$31,771$
Bachelors Degree$45,000$49,350$14,010
Graduate Degree$$$40,938

$26,535

Average Earnings

$29,844

Average Male

$20,540

Average Female

Lavonia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lavonia Language by Age

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Lavonia Language

89.22% of Lavonia residents speak only English, while 10.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.95% of the population.

Lavonia Language

Lavonia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black65037056.92%
White1,47430620.76%
Hispanic2593011.58%
Multiple621727.42%

29.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.19%

Male Poverty Rate

29.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lavonia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lavonia is Black, with 56.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lavonia is Hispanic, with 11.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.18%.

Lavonia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.22%
High School26.38%
Some College23.92%
Bachelors or Greater11.60%

Lavonia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed53.57%
Female Employed23.50%
Male Employed14.43%

Lavonia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lavonia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$30,425$51,694
Families$40,389$48,586
Married Families$55,804-
Non Families$25,313$55,697
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Income by Household Type

Lavonia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.9%

Male Marriage Rate

32.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Lavonia Married by Age and Sex

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Lavonia 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 55-64.

Lavonia Marital Status by Race

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Lavonia Marital Status

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98

Number of Veterans

98

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam37
Korea24
Second Gulf War11
World War II7
First Gulf War

Lavonia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7445
75+35
18 to 3411
55 to 647
35 to 54

Lavonia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White856.07%
Black133.28%

Lavonia Veterans by Race

Lavonia Veterans by Education

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11.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

57.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lavonia Veterans by Education

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52.9%

Labor Force Participation

51.1%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Lavonia Employment by Age

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Lavonia Employment by Race

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Lavonia 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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68.18%

Born in Lavonia

95.17%

Native Born

4.83%

Foreign Born

3.60%

Non Citizen

1.23%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.17% of Lavonia residents were born in the United States, with 68.18% having been born in Georgia. 3.60% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lavonia Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,242210.95%
20202,221210.95%
20192,200210.96%
20182,17910.05%
20172,178411.92%
20162,137-1-0.05%
20152,13810.05%
20142,13730.14%
20132,1340.00%
20122,134-13-0.61%
20112,147-15-0.69%
20102,1620.00%

Lavonia Population by Year