Leary, Georgia Population 2021

523
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Leary is a city located in Calhoun County Georgia. With a 2020 population of 523, it is the 389th largest city in Georgia and the 13111th largest city in the United States . Leary is currently declining at a rate of -3.33% annually and its population has decreased by -15.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 618 in 2010. Leary reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 3 miles, Leary has a population density of 163 people per square mile.

The average household income in Leary is $48,589 with a poverty rate of 11.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $614 per month, and the median house value is $48,900. The median age in Leary is 51.3 years, 48 years for males, and 53.7 years for females.

Leary Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 79.12%
  • White: 20.88%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Leary, Georgia is 523 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 559.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 618.

Leary, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American47079.12%
White12420.88%
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Leary Population by Race

Leary Population Pyramid $2021

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Leary Median Age

51.3


Total

48


Male

53.7


Female

Leary Adults

There are 446 adults, (202 of whom are seniors) in Leary.

Leary Age Dependency

143.4

Age Dependency Ratio

82.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

60.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Leary Sex Ratio

Female

324

54.55%

Male

270

45.45%

Leary Population by Age

Leary Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Leary Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family60.4%39.6%
All68.3%31.7%
Male71.4%28.6%
Female71.9%28.1%
Married74.1%25.9%

68.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Leary Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2402.4868.3
Non Family911.0460.4
Married853.9474.1
Female572.5871.9
Male72.4371.4

3.25

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

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Leary Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4310.07%
9th to 12th Grade399.13%
High School Graduate14433.72%
Some College13331.15%
Associates Degree184.22%
Bachelors Degree327.49%
Graduate Degree184.22%
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Leary Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Leary Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black34126934
White807016
Hispanic66

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 20.00%.

Leary Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,583$27,500$25,972
Less Than 9th Grade$27,500$$
High School Graduate$27,917$31,500$19,063
Some College$21,250$20,114$25,417
Bachelors Degree$60,357$30,938$
Graduate Degree$66,250$$66,250

$26,583

Average Earnings

$27,500

Average Male

$25,972

Average Female

Leary Earnings by Educational Attainment

Leary Language by Age

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Leary Language

96.74% of Leary residents speak only English, while 3.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.75% of the population.

Leary Language

Leary Poverty by Race

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11.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.39%

Male Poverty Rate

13.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Leary

The race most likely to be in poverty in Leary is Black, with 14.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Leary is Black, with 14.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.64%.

Leary Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.07%
High School10.42%
Some College8.61%
Bachelors or Greater4.00%

Leary Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed41.67%
Male Employed11.25%
Female Employed3.70%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Leary Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Leary Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$35,250$48,589
Families$49,250$63,572
Married Families$60,341-
Non Families$17,250$22,855
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Income by Household Type

Leary Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.3%

Male Marriage Rate

34.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Leary Married by Age and Sex

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Leary Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Leary Marital Status by Race

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Leary Marital Status

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37

Number of Veterans

33

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam22
Korea5
First Gulf War4
World War II2
Second Gulf War

Leary Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7416
55 to 6410
75+7
35 to 544
18 to 34

Leary Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black267.34%
White1111.96%

Leary Veterans by Race

Leary Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Leary Veterans by Education

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44.7%

Labor Force Participation

41.2%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Leary Employment by Age

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Leary Employment by Race

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Leary 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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78.45%

Born in Leary

98.48%

Native Born

1.52%

Foreign Born

0.51%

Non Citizen

1.01%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.48% of Leary residents were born in the United States, with 78.45% having been born in Georgia. 0.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Leary Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021523-18-3.33%
2020541-18-3.22%
2019559-18-3.12%
2018577-5-0.86%
2017582-5-0.85%
2016587-13-2.17%
201560020.33%
2014598-10-1.64%
20136080.00%
2012608-5-0.82%
2011613-12-1.92%
20106250.00%

Leary Population by Year