Ray City, Georgia Population 2020

1,101

Ray City is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 1,101, it is the 298th largest city in Georgia and the 9925th largest city in the United States. Ray City is currently growing at a rate of 0.46% annually and its population has increased by 1.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,090 in 2010. Ray City reached it's highest population of 1,107 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Ray City has a population density of 961 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ray City is $47,397 with a poverty rate of 28.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $707 per month, and the median house value is $107,500. The median age in Ray City is 30.4 years, 32.3 years for males, and 29.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.4 males.

Ray City Demographics

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

  • White: 76.21%
  • Black or African American: 19.98%
  • Two or more races: 3.35%
  • Other race: 0.46%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ray City, Georgia is 1,101, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,091.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,090.

Ray City, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White82076.21%
Black or African American21519.98%
Two or More Races363.35%
Some Other Race50.46%

Ray City Population Pyramid 2020

Ray City Median Age

30.4


Total

32.3


Male

29.6


Female

Ray City Adults

There are 761 adults, (98 of whom are seniors) in Ray City.

Ray City Age Dependency

62.3

Age Dependency Ratio

14.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Ray City Sex Ratio

Female

568

52.79%

Male

508

47.21%

Ray City Households and Families

Ray City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ray City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male92.3%7.7%
Married66.9%33.1%
All53.3%46.7%
Female39.7%60.3%
Non Family37.2%62.8%

53.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4202.5653.3
Married1753.6666.9
Non Family1561.1437.2
Female632.9539.7
Male262.7392.3

3.3

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ray City Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade142.19%
9th to 12th Grade385.96%
High School Graduate29946.87%
Some College12118.97%
Associates Degree7211.29%
Bachelors Degree426.58%
Graduate Degree528.15%

Ray City Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White51547664
Black10810030
Hispanic94
Multiple Races66
Other Race5

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 27.78%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,938$40,673$26,875
Less Than High School$13,125$13,750$
High School Grad$30,000$41,635$16,699
Some College$33,833$43,125$31,250
Bachelors Degree$61,364$$61,477
Graduate Degree$43,438$42,969$

$33,938

Average Earnings

$40,673

Average Male

$26,875

Average Female

Ray City Language

Ray City Language by Age

Ray City Language

96.22% of Ray City residents speak only English, while 3.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.19% of the population.

Ray City Poverty

Ray City Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White77714618.79%
Black21510950.70%
Multiple3636100.00%
Hispanic481939.58%
Other55100.00%

28.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.91%

Male Poverty Rate

26.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ray City

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ray City is White, with 18.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 53.64%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.46%
High School30.10%
Bachelors or Greater24.47%
Some College18.13%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed55.56%
Female Unemployed46.67%
Female Employed18.87%
Male Employed4.57%

Ray City Income

Ray City Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,441$47,397
Families$42,708$58,086
Married Families$55,179-
Non Families$21,471$23,331

Ray City Marital Status

Ray City Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.6%

Male Marriage Rate

40.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Ray City Married by Age and Sex

Ray City 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 35-44.

Ray City Marital Status by Race

Ray City Veterans

93

Number of Veterans

77

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War44
Second Gulf War38
Vietnam11
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5440
18 to 3428
65 to 7411
55 to 649
75+5
Name Veterans % of Total
White8215.05%
Black116.79%

$Ray City Veterans by Education

11.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ray City Employment Status

59.8%

Labor Force Participation

51.4%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Ray City 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

61.43%

Born in Georgia

97.77%

Native Born

2.23%

Foreign Born

2.23%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.77% of Ray City residents were born in the United States, with 61.43% having been born in Georgia. 2.23% 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
20201,10150.46%
20191,09650.46%
20181,091141.30%
20171,07750.47%
20161,072-1-0.09%
20151,07360.56%
20141,067-12-1.11%
20131,079-2-0.19%
20121,081-22-1.99%
20111,103-4-0.36%
20101,1070.00%