Mount Airy, Georgia Population 2020

1,296

Mount Airy is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 1,296, it is the 277th largest city in Georgia and the 9256th largest city in the United States. Mount Airy is currently growing at a rate of 0.47% annually and its population has increased by 0.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,284 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Mount Airy has a population density of 536 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mount Airy is $52,171 with a poverty rate of 16.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $775 per month, and the median house value is $116,800. The median age in Mount Airy is 34.3 years, 34.7 years for males, and 34.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.1 males.

Mount Airy Demographics

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

  • White: 81.73%
  • Asian: 6.56%
  • Other race: 6.17%
  • Two or more races: 3.28%
  • Black or African American: 2.26%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Mount Airy, Georgia is 1,296, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,284.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,284.

Mount Airy, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,04781.73%
Asian846.56%
Some Other Race796.17%
Two or More Races423.28%
Black or African American292.26%

Mount Airy Population Pyramid 2020

Mount Airy Median Age

34.3


Total

34.7


Male

34.1


Female

Mount Airy Adults

There are 861 adults, (186 of whom are seniors) in Mount Airy.

Mount Airy Age Dependency

89.8

Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

62.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Mount Airy Sex Ratio

Female

674

52.62%

Male

607

47.38%

Mount Airy Households and Families

Mount Airy Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mount Airy Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married85.3%14.7%
All84.8%15.2%
Non Family78.5%21.5%

84.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4552.8284.8
Married2313.7585.3
Non Family1631.1278.5
Female463.91100
Male153.4100

3.68

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mount Airy Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade718.72%
9th to 12th Grade11514.13%
High School Graduate25631.45%
Some College18622.85%
Associates Degree536.51%
Bachelors Degree9311.43%
Graduate Degree404.91%

Mount Airy Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White594513118
Hispanic135454
Asian644911
Other Race3522
Black2121
Multiple Races77

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.87%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,583$36,563$21,829
Less Than High School$22,500$25,605$20,221
High School Grad$27,813$37,083$18,906
Some College$32,500$50,089$23,750
Bachelors Degree$56,250$56,667$44,750
Graduate Degree$47,500$$

$29,583

Average Earnings

$36,563

Average Male

$21,829

Average Female

Mount Airy Language

Mount Airy Language by Age

Mount Airy Language

74.46% of Mount Airy residents speak only English, while 25.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.43% of the population.

Mount Airy Poverty

Mount Airy Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White86312614.60%
Hispanic2797326.16%
Black29413.79%
Multiple4224.76%

16.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.49%

Male Poverty Rate

16.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mount Airy

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mount Airy is Hispanic, with 26.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mount Airy is Multiple, with 4.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.79%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.96%
High School20.31%
Some College7.53%
Bachelors or Greater6.02%
Name Poverty
Female Employed11.72%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed3.53%

Mount Airy Income

Mount Airy Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,150$52,171
Families$62,045$65,121
Married Families$66,927-
Non Families$20,673$24,315

Mount Airy Marital Status

Mount Airy Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.6%

Male Marriage Rate

45.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Mount Airy Married by Age and Sex

Mount Airy 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 35-44.

Mount Airy Marital Status by Race

Mount Airy Veterans

71

Number of Veterans

57

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam29
First Gulf War22
Korea8
Second Gulf War3
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7428
55 to 6417
75+11
18 to 3411
35 to 544
Name Veterans % of Total
White547.41%
Hispanic75.07%
2 or More7100.00%
Asian69.38%
Black419.05%

$Mount Airy Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mount Airy Employment Status

61.5%

Labor Force Participation

61%

Employment Rate

0.7%

Unemployment Rate

Mount Airy 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

65.81%

Born in Georgia

87.43%

Native Born

12.57%

Foreign Born

6.71%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

87.43% of Mount Airy residents were born in the United States, with 65.81% having been born in Georgia. 6.71% 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
20201,29660.47%
20191,29060.47%
20181,284110.86%
20171,27360.47%
20161,267100.80%
20151,25710.08%
20141,25650.40%
20131,25130.24%
20121,248-6-0.48%
20111,254-3-0.24%
20101,2570.00%