Quitman, Georgia Population 2020

3,507

Quitman is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 3,507, it is the 177th largest city in Georgia and the 5766th largest city in the United States. Quitman is currently declining at a rate of -2.72% annually and its population has decreased by -8.91% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,850 in 2010. Quitman reached it's highest population of 5,292 in 1990. Spanning over 4 miles, Quitman has a population density of 850 people per square mile.

The average household income in Quitman is $57,592 with a poverty rate of 39.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $597 per month, and the median house value is $111,300. The median age in Quitman is 40.4 years, 36.2 years for males, and 46.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.3 males.

Quitman Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 66.93%
  • White: 32.99%
  • Other race: 0.08%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Quitman, Georgia is 3,507, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,703.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,850.

Quitman, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American2,52466.93%
White1,24432.99%
Some Other Race30.08%

Quitman Population Pyramid 2020

Quitman Median Age

40.4


Total

36.2


Male

46.9


Female

Quitman Adults

There are 2,829 adults, (763 of whom are seniors) in Quitman.

Quitman Age Dependency

82.5

Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Quitman Sex Ratio

Female

1,864

49.43%

Male

1,907

50.57%

Quitman Households and Families

Quitman Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Quitman Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.1%28.9%
Non Family65.8%34.2%
Male62.1%37.9%
All60.5%39.5%
Female34.3%65.7%

60.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4972.4860.5
Non Family6081.0965.8
Married4503.371.1
Female3153.7934.3
Male1242.9862.1

3.38

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Quitman Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1696.59%
9th to 12th Grade44917.51%
High School Graduate90935.45%
Some College44017.16%
Associates Degree1746.79%
Bachelors Degree26410.30%
Graduate Degree1596.20%

Quitman Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black1,5691,124274
White923802149
Hispanic8533
Other Race33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 17.46%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,016$36,983$25,321
Less Than High School$14,779$20,391$12,574
High School Grad$26,024$27,150$15,990
Some College$36,500$44,010$30,625
Bachelors Degree$81,129$81,157$
Graduate Degree$56,490$$56,298

$31,016

Average Earnings

$36,983

Average Male

$25,321

Average Female

Quitman Language

Quitman Language by Age

Quitman Language

96.69% of Quitman residents speak only English, while 3.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.71% of the population.

Quitman Poverty

Quitman Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,4961,13245.35%
White1,13131728.03%
Hispanic821315.85%

39.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

38.20%

Male Poverty Rate

40.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Quitman

The race most likely to be in poverty in Quitman is Black, with 45.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Quitman is Hispanic, with 15.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 48.14%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School45.32%
High School37.32%
Some College27.00%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed70.59%
Male Unemployed17.65%
Male Employed13.02%
Female Employed5.47%

Quitman Income

Quitman Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,498$57,592
Families$32,039$78,092
Married Families$44,167-
Non Families$15,530$24,490

Quitman Marital Status

Quitman Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.8%

Male Marriage Rate

31.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Quitman Married by Age and Sex

Quitman 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.

Quitman Marital Status by Race

Quitman Veterans

259

Number of Veterans

237

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam88
Second Gulf War29
Korea25
First Gulf War13
World War II
Age Group Veterans
75+90
65 to 7457
55 to 6445
35 to 5441
18 to 3426
Name Veterans % of Total
White14113.26%
Black1186.69%

$Quitman Veterans by Education

17.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Quitman Employment Status

49.8%

Labor Force Participation

42.2%

Employment Rate

15.2%

Unemployment Rate

Quitman 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

80.62%

Born in Georgia

98.46%

Native Born

1.54%

Foreign Born

0.40%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.46% of Quitman residents were born in the United States, with 80.62% having been born in Georgia. 0.40% 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
20203,507-98-2.72%
20193,605-98-2.65%
20183,703-40-1.07%
20173,743-98-2.55%
20163,841110.29%
20153,830932.49%
20143,737-34-0.90%
20133,77160.16%
20123,765-90-2.33%
20113,855-66-1.68%
20103,921-717-1.67%
20004,638-654-1.31%
19905,2921040.20%
19805,1883700.74%
19704,818-253-0.51%
19605,0713020.62%
19504,7693190.69%
19404,4503010.70%
19304,149-244-0.57%
19204,3934781.16%
19103,9150.00%