Monticello, Georgia Population 2020

2,718

Monticello is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 2,718, it is the 208th largest city in Georgia and the 6548th largest city in the United States. Monticello is currently growing at a rate of 0.78% annually and its population has increased by 2.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,657 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Monticello has a population density of 653 people per square mile.

The average household income in Monticello is $44,832 with a poverty rate of 21.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $671 per month, and the median house value is $100,600. The median age in Monticello is 41.7 years, 28.8 years for males, and 46.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 77.0 males.

Monticello Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 49.54%
  • White: 49.43%
  • Asian: 0.80%
  • Two or more races: 0.23%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Monticello, Georgia is 2,718, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,676.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,657.

Monticello, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,30349.54%
White1,30049.43%
Asian210.80%
Two or More Races60.23%

Monticello Population Pyramid 2020

Monticello Median Age

41.7


Total

28.8


Male

46.5


Female

Monticello Adults

There are 1,969 adults, (500 of whom are seniors) in Monticello.

Monticello Age Dependency

79

Age Dependency Ratio

34

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45

Child Dependency Ratio

Monticello Sex Ratio

Female

1,486

56.50%

Male

1,144

43.50%

Monticello Households and Families

Monticello Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Monticello Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.3%25.7%
Male70.7%29.3%
All55%45%
Female41.1%58.9%
Non Family38.5%61.5%

55.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0632.4255
Married4213.0374.3
Non Family3531.0938.5
Female2313.4441.1
Male582.0970.7

2.91

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

0.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Monticello Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1327.65%
9th to 12th Grade1347.76%
High School Graduate67839.28%
Some College34820.16%
Associates Degree1035.97%
Bachelors Degree17910.37%
Graduate Degree1528.81%

Monticello Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black84669494
White835756237
Hispanic35
Asian1010

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 28.38%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,299$41,667$17,488
Less Than High School$41,250$$45,042
High School Grad$27,355$36,275$17,071
Some College$25,288$46,091$20,203
Bachelors Degree$30,917$$30,917
Graduate Degree$16,308$$16,366

$27,299

Average Earnings

$41,667

Average Male

$17,488

Average Female

Monticello Language

Monticello Language by Age

Monticello Language

98.38% of Monticello residents speak only English, while 1.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.38% of the population.

Monticello Poverty

Monticello Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,29138229.59%
White1,1191008.94%
Hispanic3535100.00%
Multiple66100.00%

21.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.78%

Male Poverty Rate

23.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monticello

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monticello is White, with 8.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.37%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.77%
High School21.79%
Some College12.42%
Bachelors or Greater4.28%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.98%
Female Employed15.73%
Female Unemployed15.69%
Male Employed2.59%

Monticello Income

Monticello Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,958$44,832
Families$46,500$53,904
Married Families$54,375-
Non Families$15,905$25,986

Monticello Marital Status

Monticello Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.8%

Male Marriage Rate

38.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Monticello Married by Age and Sex

Monticello Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Monticello Marital Status by Race

Monticello Veterans

117

Number of Veterans

109

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War29
First Gulf War26
Vietnam21
World War II4
Korea
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6433
35 to 5433
65 to 7423
18 to 3418
75+10
Name Veterans % of Total
Black909.02%
White272.83%

$Monticello Veterans by Education

4.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monticello Employment Status

53.6%

Labor Force Participation

48.6%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Monticello 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

79.39%

Born in Georgia

98.21%

Native Born

1.79%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.21% of Monticello residents were born in the United States, with 79.39% 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
20202,718210.78%
20192,697210.78%
20182,676301.13%
20172,646210.80%
20162,625110.42%
20152,614240.93%
20142,590-13-0.50%
20132,603-7-0.27%
20122,610-41-1.55%
20112,651-13-0.49%
20102,6640.00%