Lumber City, Georgia Population 2021

1,245
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Lumber City is a city located in Telfair County Georgia. With a 2020 population of 1,245, it is the 284th largest city in Georgia and the 9436th largest city in the United States . Lumber City is currently declining at a rate of -0.48% annually and its population has decreased by -6.25% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,328 in 2010. Lumber City reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Lumber City has a population density of 647 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lumber City is $44,604 with a poverty rate of 25.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $517 per month, and the median house value is $57,000. The median age in Lumber City is 44.5 years, 41.4 years for males, and 53.2 years for females.

Lumber City Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 58.83%
  • White: 40.46%
  • Two or more races: 0.70%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Lumber City, Georgia is 1,245 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 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American83658.83%
White57540.46%
Two or More Races100.70%
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Lumber City Population by Race

Lumber City Population Pyramid $2021

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Lumber City Median Age

44.5


Total

41.4


Male

53.2


Female

Lumber City Adults

There are 1,104 adults, (354 of whom are seniors) in Lumber City.

Lumber City Age Dependency

89.5

Age Dependency Ratio

47.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Lumber City Sex Ratio

Female

782

55.03%

Male

639

44.97%

Lumber City Population by Age

Lumber City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lumber City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family50%50%
All67.2%32.8%
Female69.9%30.1%
Married86.6%13.4%
Male100%0%

67.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lumber City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4942.7467.2
Non Family226050
Married1793.1186.6
Female836.6569.9
Male63.33100

3.85

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

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Lumber City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade636.15%
9th to 12th Grade22822.27%
High School Graduate47846.68%
Some College151.46%
Associates Degree696.74%
Bachelors Degree11911.62%
Graduate Degree525.08%
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Lumber City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lumber City Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 84.01%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 33.60%.

Lumber City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,534$32,262$30,870
Less Than 9th Grade$30,083$30,893$21,786
High School Graduate$21,600$26,406$15,063
Some College$53,214$63,333$40,000
Bachelors Degree$51,360$$51,360
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,534

Average Earnings

$32,262

Average Male

$30,870

Average Female

Lumber City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lumber City Language by Age

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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 Language

Lumber City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black81628635.05%
White529438.13%
Multiple1010100.00%

25.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.75%

Male Poverty Rate

26.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lumber City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lumber City is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lumber City is White, with 8.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.89%.

Lumber City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade48.09%
High School14.10%
Bachelors or Greater8.43%
Some College0.00%

Lumber City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed30.00%
Female Employed12.30%
Male Employed1.93%

Lumber City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lumber City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$30,438$44,604
Families$37,292$60,912
Married Families$47,875-
Non Families$16,277$24,577
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Income by Household Type

Lumber City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.2%

Male Marriage Rate

32.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Lumber City Married by Age and Sex

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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 35-44.

Lumber City Marital Status by Race

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Lumber City Marital Status

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61

Number of Veterans

61

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam27
First Gulf War20
Korea6
World War II
Second Gulf War

Lumber City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7428
55 to 6419
35 to 548
75+6
18 to 34

Lumber City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White458.38%
Black162.82%

Lumber City Veterans by Race

Lumber City Veterans by Education

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18.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

70.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lumber City Veterans by Education

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42.2%

Labor Force Participation

40.4%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Lumber City Employment by Age

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Lumber City Employment by Race

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Lumber City 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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86.91%

Born in Lumber City

99.65%

Native Born

0.35%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.35%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.65% of Lumber City residents were born in the United States, with 86.91% 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.

Lumber City Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,245-6-0.48%
20201,251-6-0.48%
20191,257-6-0.48%
20181,263120.96%
20171,251-21-1.65%
20161,272120.95%
20151,260110.88%
20141,249-25-1.96%
20131,274-4-0.31%
20121,278-13-1.01%
20111,291-32-2.42%
20101,3230.00%

Lumber City Population by Year