Nicholls, Georgia Population 2020

3,346

Nicholls is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 3,346, it is the 185th largest city in Georgia and the 5897th largest city in the United States. Nicholls is currently growing at a rate of 0.12% annually and its population has increased by 19.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,798 in 2010. Nicholls reached it's highest population of 3,454 in 2011. Spanning over 2 miles, Nicholls has a population density of 1,812 people per square mile.

The average household income in Nicholls is $31,502 with a poverty rate of 51.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $580 per month, and the median house value is $36,300. The median age in Nicholls is 40.3 years, 40.3 years for males, and 40.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 821.4 males.

Nicholls Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 62.95%
  • White: 34.91%
  • Other race: 1.14%
  • Two or more races: 0.62%
  • Native American: 0.39%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Nicholls, Georgia is 3,346, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,338.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,798.

Nicholls, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American2,43662.95%
White1,35134.91%
Some Other Race441.14%
Two or More Races240.62%
American Indian and Alaska Native150.39%

Nicholls Population Pyramid 2020

Nicholls Median Age

40.3


Total

40.3


Male

40.4


Female

Nicholls Adults

There are 3,608 adults, (169 of whom are seniors) in Nicholls.

Nicholls Age Dependency

12.5

Age Dependency Ratio

4.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

7.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Nicholls Sex Ratio

Female

420

10.85%

Male

3,450

89.15%

Nicholls Households and Families

Nicholls Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Nicholls Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.4%28.6%
Non Family69.5%30.5%
All60.9%39.1%
Male59.1%40.9%
Female42.5%57.5%

60.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2812.9160.9
Non Family951.2869.5
Female874.5642.5
Married772.9671.4
Male223.2759.1

3.6

Average Family Size

2.91

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Nicholls Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2457.34%
9th to 12th Grade89226.74%
High School Graduate1,48644.54%
Some College42912.86%
Associates Degree1955.85%
Bachelors Degree421.26%
Graduate Degree471.41%

Nicholls Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black2,0511,37152
White1,02875430
Hispanic24042
Other Race4417
Multiple Races24247
Native American1515

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 multiple races people with a rate of 29.17%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,532$22,182$18,889
Less Than High School$13,938$14,301$10,625
High School Grad$20,341$20,958$19,028
Some College$41,964$53,179$21,875
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$71,667$71,667$

$21,532

Average Earnings

$22,182

Average Male

$18,889

Average Female

Nicholls Language

Nicholls Language by Age

Nicholls Language

91.53% of Nicholls residents speak only English, while 8.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.28% of the population.

Nicholls Poverty

Nicholls Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black42430371.46%
White38711128.68%
Hispanic22100.00%
Other22100.00%

51.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

48.02%

Male Poverty Rate

54.28%

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 28.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 48.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 61.39%.

Name Poverty
High School44.58%
Less Than High School43.06%
Bachelors or Greater33.33%
Some College26.04%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed22.83%
Male Employed19.70%

Nicholls Income

Nicholls Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$25,481$31,502
Families$27,569$30,556
Married Families$36,042-
Non Families$17,969$27,937

Nicholls Marital Status

Nicholls Marital Status

Marriage Rates

13.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

12.3%

Male Marriage Rate

30.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Nicholls Married by Age and Sex

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 55-64.

Nicholls Marital Status by Race

Nicholls Veterans

219

Number of Veterans

219

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War54
First Gulf War50
Vietnam33
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54103
18 to 3446
55 to 6438
65 to 7423
75+9
Name Veterans % of Total
Black1195.29%
White927.20%
Hispanic3714.62%
2 or More833.33%

$Nicholls Veterans by Education

25.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

4.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nicholls Employment Status

7.8%

Labor Force Participation

7.1%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Nicholls 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

67.36%

Born in Georgia

94.81%

Native Born

5.19%

Foreign Born

3.51%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.81% of Nicholls residents were born in the United States, with 67.36% having been born in Georgia. 3.51% 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
20203,34640.12%
20193,34240.12%
20183,33850.15%
20173,33340.12%
20163,329-6-0.18%
20153,335200.60%
20143,315-3-0.09%
20133,318-19-0.57%
20123,337-117-3.39%
20113,45433610.78%
20103,1180.00%