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.