Montezuma, Georgia Population 2024

2,854

Montezuma is a city located in Macon County Georgia. Montezuma has a 2024 population of 2,854. Montezuma is currently declining at a rate of -1.79% annually and its population has decreased by -6.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,039 in 2020.

The average household income in Montezuma is $48,482 with a poverty rate of 17.72%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Montezuma is 43.2 years, 35.6 years for males, and 48.4 years for females.

Montezuma Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 77.01%
  • White: 18.88%
  • Asian: 3.13%
  • Two or more races: 0.99%
  • Native American:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
  • Other race:
State
Georgia
Land Area (mi²)
4.6 sq mi
Density (mi²)
625.80/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-6.09% (-185)
The current population of Montezuma, Georgia is 2,854 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,039.

Montezuma, Georgia Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
Black or African American2,34177.01%
White57418.88%
Asian953.13%
Two or more races300.99%
Native American
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Other race
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Black or African American

White

Asian

Two or more races

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Montezuma Population by Race

Montezuma Population Pyramid 2024

Montezuma Median Age

43.2

Total

35.6

Male

48.4

Female

Montezuma Adults

There are 2,463 adults, (536 of whom are seniors) in Montezuma.

Montezuma Age Dependency

57.8

Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Montezuma Sex Ratio

Female1,57151.68%
Male1,46948.32%

Montezuma Population by Age

Montezuma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,1852.562.537.5
Non Family4311.1664.335.7
Married3522.8689.210.8
Female3083.8229.270.8
Male943.0563.836.2
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3.28

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

62.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Montezuma Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Montezuma Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Montezuma Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 51.22%.

Montezuma Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$30,036

Average Earnings

$29,712

Average Male

$30,357

Average Female

Montezuma Earnings by Educational Attainment

Montezuma Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Montezuma Language

97.07% of Montezuma residents speak only English, while 2.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.38% of the population.

Montezuma Language

Montezuma Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Black2,33049121.07%
White468245.13%
Multiple301136.67%
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17.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.94%

Male Poverty Rate

20.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montezuma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montezuma is Multiple, with 36.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montezuma is White, with 5.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.64%.

Montezuma Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.48%
High School18.29%
Some College18.13%
Bachelors or Greater5.41%
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Montezuma Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Employed7.48%
Male Employed7.28%
Male Unemployed
Female Unemployed
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Montezuma Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Montezuma Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Montezuma Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

31.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.6%

Male Marriage Rate

31.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Montezuma Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Montezuma 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.

Montezuma Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Montezuma Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

174

Number of Veterans

174

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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Montezuma Veterans by War

count

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Montezuma Veterans by Age

count

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Montezuma Veterans by Race

Montezuma Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montezuma Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

50.3%

Labor Force Participation

47.1%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Montezuma Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Montezuma Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Montezuma Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

89.28%

Born in Montezuma

96.84%

Native Born

3.16%

Foreign Born

3.16%

Non Citizen

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.84% of Montezuma residents were born in the United States, with 89.28% having been born in Georgia. 3.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Montezuma Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20292,594-52-1.97%
20282,646-52-1.93%
20272,698-52-1.89%
20262,750-52-1.86%
20252,802-52-1.82%
20242,854-52-1.79%
20232,906-52-1.76%
20222,958-52-1.73%
20213,010-29-0.95%
20203,039541.81%
20192,985-63-2.07%
20183,048-45-1.45%
20173,093-54-1.72%
20163,147-60-1.87%
20153,207-43-1.32%
20143,250-29-0.88%
20133,279-94-2.79%
20123,373-53-1.55%
20113,426-48-1.38%
20103,474-525-13.13%
20003,999-507-11.25%
19904,506-324-6.71%
19804,83070517.09%
19704,12538110.18%
19603,74482328.18%
19502,921
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Montezuma Population by Year