Mountain City, Georgia Population 2022

1,165
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Mountain City is a city located in Rabun County Georgia. Mountain City has a 2020 population of 1,165. Mountain City is currently growing at a rate of 1.66% annually and its population has increased by 7.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,082 in 2010.

The average household income in Mountain City is $39,019 with a poverty rate of 27.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $685 per month, and the median house value is $83,000. The median age in Mountain City is 48.5 years, 49.4 years for males, and 47.8 years for females.

Mountain City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mountain Citywas:

  • White: 87.22%
  • Asian: 11.55%
  • Two or more races: 1.23%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Mountain City, Georgia is 1,165 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,165.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,082.

Mountain City, Georgia Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White92187.22%
Asian12211.55%
Two or More Races131.23%
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Mountain City Population by Race

Mountain City Population Pyramid $2022

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Mountain City Median Age

48.5


Total

49.4


Male

47.8


Female

Mountain City Adults

There are 877 adults, (276 of whom are seniors) in Mountain City.

Mountain City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

45.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Mountain City Sex Ratio

Female

658

62.31%

Male

398

37.69%

Mountain City Population by Age

Mountain City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mountain City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female44.1%55.9%
Male63.6%36.4%
Married66%34%
All67.5%32.5%
Non Family76.5%23.5%

67.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mountain City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4122.5667.5
Non Family1831.276.5
Married1593.2366
Female594.844.1
Male113.7363.6

3.55

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

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Mountain City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade759.21%
9th to 12th Grade12415.23%
High School Graduate25230.96%
Some College21426.29%
Associates Degree384.67%
Bachelors Degree10412.78%
Graduate Degree70.86%
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Mountain City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mountain City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White70756488
Hispanic582
Asian363623
2+ Races1313

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 asian people with a rate of 63.89%.

Mountain City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,568$26,434$19,457
Less Than 9th Grade$18,859$$
High School Graduate$30,795$24,271$
Some College$$43,523$16,667
Bachelors Degree$30,435$$26,607
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,568

Average Earnings

$26,434

Average Male

$19,457

Average Female

Mountain City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mountain City Language by Age

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Mountain City Language

88.14% of Mountain City residents speak only English, while 11.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.70% of the population.

Mountain City Language

Mountain City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White84726030.70%
Hispanic741722.97%
Multiple1313100.00%
OtherNaN%

27.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.66%

Male Poverty Rate

24.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mountain City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mountain City is White, with 30.70% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mountain City is Hispanic, with 22.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 50.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.71%.

Mountain City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade51.76%
High School31.75%
Bachelors or Greater21.62%
Some College20.63%

Mountain City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed83.33%
Male Employed17.18%
Female Employed4.94%

Mountain City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mountain City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$32,266$39,019
Families$50,107$48,093
Married Families$57,734-
Non Families$20,938$27,664
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Income by Household Type

Mountain City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.2%

Male Marriage Rate

35.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Mountain City Married by Age and Sex

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Mountain City 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.

Mountain City Marital Status by Race

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Mountain City Marital Status

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67

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam24
First Gulf War4
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

Mountain City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7435
75+18
55 to 6410
35 to 544
18 to 34

Mountain City Veterans by Age

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Mountain City Veterans by Race

Mountain City Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mountain City Veterans by Education

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40.4%

Labor Force Participation

37%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Mountain City Employment by Age

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Mountain City Employment by Race

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Mountain City 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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53.03%

Born in Mountain City

90.06%

Native Born

9.94%

Foreign Born

3.79%

Non Citizen

6.16%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.06% of Mountain City residents were born in the United States, with 53.03% having been born in Georgia. 3.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Mountain City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20221,165191.66%
20211,146191.69%
20201,127191.71%
20191,108191.74%
20181,089171.59%
20171,07230.28%
20161,069121.14%
20151,0570.00%
20141,057-6-0.56%
20131,063-13-1.21%
20121,076-5-0.46%
20111,081-1-0.09%
20101,0820.00%

Mountain City Population by Year