Monticello, Georgia Population 2021

2,775
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Monticello is a city located in Jasper County Georgia. It is also the county seat of Jasper County. With a 2020 population of 2,775, it is the 206th largest city in Georgia and the 6495th largest city in the United States . Monticello is currently growing at a rate of 1.02% annually and its population has increased by 4.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,657 in 2010. Monticello reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 4 miles, Monticello has a population density of 667 people per square mile.

The average household income in Monticello is $49,157 with a poverty rate of 23.66%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $492 per month, and the median house value is $110,600. The median age in Monticello is 47.1 years, 37.5 years for males, and 50.3 years for females.

Monticello Demographics

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

  • White: 50.30%
  • Black or African American: 48.16%
  • Two or more races: 1.54%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Monticello, Georgia is 2,775 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,719.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,657.

Monticello, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,34350.30%
Black or African American1,28648.16%
Two or More Races411.54%
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Monticello Population by Race

Monticello Population Pyramid $2021

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Monticello Median Age

47.1


Total

37.5


Male

50.3


Female

Monticello Adults

There are 2,029 adults, (590 of whom are seniors) in Monticello.

Monticello Age Dependency

85.5

Age Dependency Ratio

41

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Monticello Sex Ratio

Female

1,464

54.83%

Male

1,206

45.17%

Monticello Population by Age

Monticello Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Monticello Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family35.4%64.6%
Female40.4%59.6%
All56.8%43.2%
Married85.5%14.5%
Male100%0%

56.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Monticello Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1102.3656.8
Married4212.8385.5
Non Family4121.135.4
Female2553.6740.4
Male221.68100

2.89

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

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Monticello Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1417.64%
9th to 12th Grade1377.42%
High School Graduate80243.45%
Some College34218.53%
Associates Degree1015.47%
Bachelors Degree1779.59%
Graduate Degree1467.91%
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Monticello Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Monticello Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black91676264
White876806259
Hispanic54

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.01%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 29.57%.

Monticello Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,816$47,538$23,042
Less Than 9th Grade$38,750$$35,000
High School Graduate$18,880$29,196$17,905
Some College$35,962$48,375$23,278
Bachelors Degree$47,750$$32,344
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,816

Average Earnings

$47,538

Average Male

$23,042

Average Female

Monticello Earnings by Educational Attainment

Monticello Language by Age

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Monticello Language

97.93% of Monticello residents speak only English, while 2.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.07% of the population.

Monticello Language

Monticello Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,25843234.34%
White1,149655.66%
Hispanic5454100.00%
Multiple4141100.00%

23.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.39%

Male Poverty Rate

23.88%

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 5.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.21%.

Monticello Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.03%
High School19.67%
Some College12.50%
Bachelors or Greater1.57%

Monticello Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed73.17%
Female Unemployed22.22%
Female Employed14.41%
Male Employed1.65%

Monticello Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Monticello Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,939$49,157
Families$44,309$60,828
Married Families$64,969-
Non Families$17,386$27,836
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Income by Household Type

Monticello Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.4%

Male Marriage Rate

36.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Monticello Married by Age and Sex

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Monticello 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 45-54.

Monticello Marital Status by Race

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Monticello Marital Status

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138

Number of Veterans

128

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam33
Second Gulf War26
First Gulf War6
World War II4
Korea4

Monticello Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6456
65 to 7433
18 to 3426
75+17
35 to 546

Monticello Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black928.90%
White464.62%

Monticello Veterans by Race

Monticello Veterans by Education

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7.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monticello Veterans by Education

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46.1%

Labor Force Participation

43%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Monticello Employment by Age

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Monticello Employment by Race

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Monticello 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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80.97%

Born in Monticello

97.72%

Native Born

2.28%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

2.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.72% of Monticello residents were born in the United States, with 80.97% 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.

Monticello Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,775281.02%
20202,747281.03%
20192,719281.04%
20182,691260.98%
20172,665220.83%
20162,643100.38%
20152,633240.92%
20142,609-16-0.61%
20132,625-8-0.30%
20122,633-40-1.50%
20112,673-12-0.45%
20102,6850.00%

Monticello Population by Year