Lumber City, Georgia Population 2020

1,219

Lumber City is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 1,219, it is the 285th largest city in Georgia and the 9519th largest city in the United States. Lumber City is currently declining at a rate of -1.53% annually and its population has decreased by -8.21% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,328 in 2010. Lumber City reached it's highest population of 1,321 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Lumber City has a population density of 633 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lumber City is $36,506 with a poverty rate of 31.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $607 per month, and the median house value is $54,000. The median age in Lumber City is 48.3 years, 41.7 years for males, and 57.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.6 males.

Lumber City Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 56.34%
  • White: 43.66%
  • 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 Lumber City, Georgia is 1,219, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,257.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,328.

Lumber City, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American69356.34%
White53743.66%

Lumber City Population Pyramid 2020

Lumber City Median Age

48.3


Total

41.7


Male

57.9


Female

Lumber City Adults

There are 977 adults, (297 of whom are seniors) in Lumber City.

Lumber City Age Dependency

80.9

Age Dependency Ratio

43.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Lumber City Sex Ratio

Female

632

51.38%

Male

598

48.62%

Lumber City Households and Families

Lumber City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lumber City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married85%15%
Female76.1%23.9%
All68.8%31.2%
Non Family53.9%46.1%

68.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4912.3668.8
Non Family2431.0853.9
Married1672.885
Female675.9776.1
Male142.21100

3.34

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

2.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lumber City Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade394.21%
9th to 12th Grade19420.95%
High School Graduate46850.54%
Some College283.02%
Associates Degree808.64%
Bachelors Degree849.07%
Graduate Degree333.56%

Lumber City Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 82.70%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.84%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,855$29,750$19,423
Less Than High School$$$21,250
High School Grad$22,147$24,412$17,042
Some College$52,917$54,722$45,179
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,855

Average Earnings

$29,750

Average Male

$19,423

Average Female

Lumber City Language

Lumber City Language by Age

Lumber City Language

100.00% of Lumber City residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Lumber City Poverty

Lumber City Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black66830245.21%
White4936112.37%

31.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.83%

Male Poverty Rate

35.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lumber City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lumber City is Black, with 45.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lumber City is White, with 12.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.26%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School55.61%
High School20.09%
Bachelors or Greater10.62%
Some College5.94%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed14.42%
Male Employed6.63%

Lumber City Income

Lumber City Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$27,621$36,506
Families$36,875$49,229
Married Families$47,396-
Non Families$16,215$22,891

Lumber City Marital Status

Lumber City Marital Status

Marriage Rates

33.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.9%

Male Marriage Rate

30.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Lumber City Married by Age and Sex

Lumber City 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.

Lumber City Marital Status by Race

Lumber City Veterans

50

Number of Veterans

50

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War23
Vietnam14
Korea6
World War II
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6420
65 to 7415
35 to 549
75+6
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White366.96%
Black143.04%

$Lumber City Veterans by Education

18.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

62.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lumber City Employment Status

41.1%

Labor Force Participation

40.6%

Employment Rate

1.2%

Unemployment Rate

Lumber City 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

87.24%

Born in Georgia

99.51%

Native Born

0.49%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.51% of Lumber City residents were born in the United States, with 87.24% 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 Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,219-19-1.53%
20191,238-19-1.51%
20181,25780.64%
20171,249-19-1.50%
20161,26870.56%
20151,261100.80%
20141,251-22-1.73%
20131,273-5-0.39%
20121,278-14-1.08%
20111,292-29-2.20%
20101,3210.00%