Nicholson, Georgia Population 2020

1,885

Nicholson is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 1,885, it is the 250th largest city in Georgia and the 7831st largest city in the United States. Nicholson is currently growing at a rate of 1.62% annually and its population has increased by 11.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,696 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Nicholson has a population density of 474 people per square mile.

The average household income in Nicholson is $56,803 with a poverty rate of 11.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $843 per month, and the median house value is $93,400. The median age in Nicholson is 32.3 years, 29.1 years for males, and 34.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.5 males.

Nicholson Demographics

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

  • White: 85.35%
  • Other race: 7.02%
  • Black or African American: 6.18%
  • Two or more races: 0.90%
  • Asian: 0.56%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Nicholson, Georgia is 1,885, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,825.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,696.

Nicholson, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,52085.35%
Some Other Race1257.02%
Black or African American1106.18%
Two or More Races160.90%
Asian100.56%

Nicholson Population Pyramid 2020

Nicholson Median Age

32.3


Total

29.1


Male

34.1


Female

Nicholson Adults

There are 1,319 adults, (159 of whom are seniors) in Nicholson.

Nicholson Age Dependency

53.5

Age Dependency Ratio

13.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Nicholson Sex Ratio

Female

871

48.91%

Male

910

51.09%

Nicholson Households and Families

Nicholson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Nicholson Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.4%19.6%
All75.2%24.8%
Non Family72.6%27.4%
Male69.2%30.8%
Female59.5%40.5%

75.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4993.5775.2
Married3014.1680.4
Non Family1061.4372.6
Female794.3859.5
Male132.3169.2

4.04

Average Family Size

3.57

Average Household Size

3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Nicholson Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade817.20%
9th to 12th Grade15713.96%
High School Graduate38534.22%
Some College25722.84%
Associates Degree11910.58%
Bachelors Degree726.40%
Graduate Degree544.80%

Nicholson Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White845673116
Hispanic202138
Other Race6457
Black5755
Multiple Races1111
Asian101010

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 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,152$26,540$23,109
Less Than High School$21,445$23,750$20,652
High School Grad$24,389$32,583$22,888
Some College$30,417$27,375$30,536
Bachelors Degree$$32,000$
Graduate Degree$41,458$$41,146

$25,152

Average Earnings

$26,540

Average Male

$23,109

Average Female

Nicholson Language

Nicholson Language by Age

Nicholson Language

81.14% of Nicholson residents speak only English, while 18.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.03% of the population.

Nicholson Poverty

Nicholson Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3779825.99%
White1,265977.67%
Other1254435.20%
Multiple16531.25%
Black11021.82%

11.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.81%

Male Poverty Rate

12.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nicholson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nicholson is Other, with 35.20% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nicholson is Black, with 1.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.02%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.29%
Some College13.30%
Bachelors or Greater5.56%
High School4.68%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed15.15%
Male Employed10.60%
Female Employed4.75%

Nicholson Income

Nicholson Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,489$56,803
Families$54,241$61,669
Married Families$62,798-
Non Families$32,500$32,822

Nicholson Marital Status

Nicholson Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.0%

Male Marriage Rate

52.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Nicholson Married by Age and Sex

Nicholson Marriage

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

Nicholson Marital Status by Race

Nicholson Veterans

87

Number of Veterans

64

Male Veterans

23

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War21
Vietnam19
Second Gulf War15
Korea8
World War II4
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5434
65 to 7420
55 to 6415
18 to 3410
75+8
Name Veterans % of Total
White706.04%
Black1729.82%

$Nicholson Veterans by Education

3.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nicholson Employment Status

62.3%

Labor Force Participation

59.2%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Nicholson 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

67.55%

Born in Georgia

92.03%

Native Born

7.97%

Foreign Born

5.50%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.03% of Nicholson residents were born in the United States, with 67.55% having been born in Georgia. 5.50% 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
20201,885301.62%
20191,855301.64%
20181,825351.96%
20171,790301.70%
20161,760160.92%
20151,744191.10%
20141,725110.64%
20131,71490.53%
20121,705-11-0.64%
20111,71620.12%
20101,7140.00%