Nicholls, Georgia Population 2021

3,321
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Nicholls is a city located in Coffee County Georgia. With a 2020 population of 3,321, it is the 188th largest city in Georgia and the 5920th largest city in the United States . Nicholls is currently declining at a rate of -0.18% annually but its population has increased by 18.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,798 in 2010. Nicholls reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Nicholls has a population density of 1,798 people per square mile.

The average household income in Nicholls is $35,215 with a poverty rate of 39.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $714 per month, and the median house value is $39,600. The median age in Nicholls is 39.7 years, 40.1 years for males, and 34.2 years for females.

Nicholls Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 61.18%
  • White: 36.84%
  • Other race: 0.94%
  • Two or more races: 0.63%
  • Native American: 0.42%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Nicholls, Georgia is 3,321 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,333.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,798.

Nicholls, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American2,34761.18%
White1,41336.84%
Some Other Race360.94%
Two or More Races240.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native160.42%
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Nicholls Population by Race

Nicholls Population Pyramid $2021

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Nicholls Median Age

39.7


Total

40.1


Male

34.2


Female

Nicholls Adults

There are 3,595 adults, (191 of whom are seniors) in Nicholls.

Nicholls Age Dependency

12.7

Age Dependency Ratio

5.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

7.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Nicholls Sex Ratio

Female

393

10.25%

Male

3,443

89.75%

Nicholls Population by Age

Nicholls Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Nicholls Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female39.2%60.8%
All56.1%43.9%
Married57.5%42.5%
Non Family58.7%41.3%
Male100%0%

56.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nicholls Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2872.7656.1
Non Family1211.5758.7
Female744.5839.2
Married732.957.5
Male192.68100

3.5

Average Family Size

2.76

Average Household Size

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Nicholls Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2487.49%
9th to 12th Grade87526.43%
High School Graduate1,39842.22%
Some College46414.01%
Associates Degree2246.77%
Bachelors Degree551.66%
Graduate Degree471.42%
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Nicholls Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Nicholls Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black2,0031,33058
White1,05578836
Hispanic23637
Other Race3613
2+ Races24248
Native American1616

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 33.33%.

Nicholls Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,901$21,962$21,250
Less Than 9th Grade$14,243$14,205$14,500
High School Graduate$21,520$21,643$
Some College$44,083$53,176$26,250
Bachelors Degree$$$18,750
Graduate Degree$71,528$$

$21,901

Average Earnings

$21,962

Average Male

$21,250

Average Female

Nicholls Earnings by Educational Attainment

Nicholls Language by Age

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Nicholls Language

90.76% of Nicholls residents speak only English, while 9.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.43% of the population.

Nicholls Language

Nicholls Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black34919555.87%
White43711726.77%
Hispanic33100.00%
Other33100.00%

39.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

37.19%

Male Poverty Rate

42.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nicholls

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nicholls is White, with 26.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 50.34%.

Nicholls Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater40.00%
High School35.54%
Less Than 9th Grade32.86%
Some College20.20%

Nicholls Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed27.27%
Male Employed10.84%

Nicholls Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Nicholls Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$27,563$35,215
Families$29,479$36,890
Married Families$36,250-
Non Families$16,354$29,161
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Income by Household Type

Nicholls Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

13.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

12.2%

Male Marriage Rate

31.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Nicholls Married by Age and Sex

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Nicholls Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Nicholls Marital Status by Race

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Nicholls Marital Status

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220

Number of Veterans

220

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War55
Vietnam38
First Gulf War38
World War II
Korea

Nicholls Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54102
18 to 3444
55 to 6437
65 to 7430
75+7

Nicholls Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black1295.84%
White836.33%
Hispanic3816.10%
2+ Races833.33%

Nicholls Veterans by Race

Nicholls Veterans by Education

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22.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nicholls Veterans by Education

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8.3%

Labor Force Participation

7.6%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Nicholls Employment by Age

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Nicholls Employment by Race

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Nicholls 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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66.81%

Born in Nicholls

95.05%

Native Born

4.95%

Foreign Born

3.21%

Non Citizen

1.75%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.05% of Nicholls residents were born in the United States, with 66.81% having been born in Georgia. 3.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Nicholls Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,321-6-0.18%
20203,327-6-0.18%
20193,333-6-0.18%
20183,33930.09%
20173,33640.12%
20163,332-7-0.21%
20153,339220.66%
20143,317-1-0.03%
20133,318-19-0.57%
20123,337-115-3.33%
20113,45233410.71%
20103,1180.00%

Nicholls Population by Year