Quitman, Georgia Population 2021

3,582
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Quitman is a city located in Brooks County Georgia. It is also the county seat of Brooks County. With a 2020 population of 3,582, it is the 177th largest city in Georgia and the 5715th largest city in the United States . Quitman is currently declining at a rate of -0.97% annually and its population has decreased by -6.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,850 in 2010. Quitman reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 4 miles, Quitman has a population density of 868 people per square mile.

The average household income in Quitman is $67,273 with a poverty rate of 31.25%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $600 per month, and the median house value is $133,800. The median age in Quitman is 39.2 years, 33.7 years for males, and 44 years for females.

Quitman Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 71.37%
  • White: 28.53%
  • Other race: 0.11%
  • 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 3,582 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,652.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,850.

Quitman, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American2,67271.37%
White1,06828.53%
Some Other Race40.11%
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Quitman Population by Race

Quitman Population Pyramid $2021

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Quitman Median Age

39.2


Total

33.7


Male

44


Female

Quitman Adults

There are 2,775 adults, (609 of whom are seniors) in Quitman.

Quitman Age Dependency

72.9

Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Quitman Sex Ratio

Female

1,928

51.50%

Male

1,816

48.50%

Quitman Population by Age

Quitman Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Quitman Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female29.9%70.1%
All54.9%45.1%
Male55.8%44.2%
Non Family58%42%
Married68.7%31.3%

54.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Quitman Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4762.4854.9
Non Family6401.0958
Married4123.3468.7
Female3113.9229.9
Male1133.2955.8

3.5

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

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Quitman Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade773.15%
9th to 12th Grade38915.89%
High School Graduate84734.60%
Some College53721.94%
Associates Degree2269.23%
Bachelors Degree24510.01%
Graduate Degree1275.19%
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Quitman Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Quitman Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1,5731,221265
White847749107
Hispanic3721
Other Race44

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 16.85%.

Quitman Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,642$43,924$24,855
Less Than 9th Grade$11,667$$10,583
High School Graduate$25,762$26,974$20,536
Some College$37,717$50,337$26,350
Bachelors Degree$81,142$81,115$
Graduate Degree$57,458$$57,417

$31,642

Average Earnings

$43,924

Average Male

$24,855

Average Female

Quitman Earnings by Educational Attainment

Quitman Language by Age

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Quitman Language

98.96% of Quitman residents speak only English, while 1.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.04% of the population.

Quitman Language

Quitman Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,64190534.27%
White98723523.81%
Hispanic29931.03%

31.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.53%

Male Poverty Rate

32.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Quitman

The race most likely to be in poverty in Quitman is Black, with 34.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Quitman is White, with 23.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.76%.

Quitman Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade44.00%
High School32.43%
Some College22.89%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Quitman Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed32.82%
Male Employed11.98%
Male Unemployed11.05%
Female Employed4.48%

Quitman Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Quitman Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$30,269$67,273
Families$36,491$97,400
Married Families$56,667-
Non Families$14,312$24,982
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Income by Household Type

Quitman Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

30.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

28.5%

Male Marriage Rate

33.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Quitman Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Quitman Marital Status

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246

Number of Veterans

206

Male Veterans

40

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam55
Second Gulf War45
First Gulf War40
Korea19
World War II

Quitman Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6480
75+63
35 to 5455
65 to 7432
18 to 3416

Quitman Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black1417.86%
White10510.75%

Quitman Veterans by Race

Quitman Veterans by Education

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13.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Quitman Veterans by Education

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56.4%

Labor Force Participation

45.9%

Employment Rate

18.7%

Unemployment Rate

Quitman Employment by Age

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Quitman Employment by Race

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Quitman 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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81.70%

Born in Quitman

99.44%

Native Born

0.56%

Foreign Born

0.11%

Non Citizen

0.45%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.44% of Quitman residents were born in the United States, with 81.70% having been born in Georgia. 0.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Quitman Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,582-35-0.97%
20203,617-35-0.96%
20193,652-35-0.95%
20183,687-44-1.18%
20173,731-103-2.69%
20163,83470.18%
20153,827952.55%
20143,732-35-0.93%
20133,76750.13%
20123,762-92-2.39%
20113,854-66-1.68%
20103,920-718-1.67%
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%

Quitman Population by Year