Rochelle, Georgia Population 2021

1,081
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Rochelle is a city located in Wilcox County Georgia. With a 2020 population of 1,081, it is the 302nd largest city in Georgia and the 9992nd largest city in the United States . Rochelle is currently declining at a rate of -1.01% annually and its population has decreased by -7.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,174 in 2010. Rochelle reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Rochelle has a population density of 567 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rochelle is $49,920 with a poverty rate of 22.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $731 per month, and the median house value is $86,000. The median age in Rochelle is 37.2 years, 29.3 years for males, and 41.2 years for females.

Rochelle Demographics

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

  • White: 58.49%
  • Black or African American: 41.42%
  • Two or more races: 0.09%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Rochelle, Georgia is 1,081 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,103.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,174.

Rochelle, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White62058.49%
Black or African American43941.42%
Two or More Races10.09%
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Rochelle Population by Race

Rochelle Population Pyramid $2021

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Rochelle Median Age

37.2


Total

29.3


Male

41.2


Female

Rochelle Adults

There are 828 adults, (226 of whom are seniors) in Rochelle.

Rochelle Age Dependency

76.1

Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Rochelle Sex Ratio

Female

646

60.94%

Male

414

39.06%

Rochelle Population by Age

Rochelle Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rochelle Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female39.8%60.2%
Male40%60%
Non Family60%40%
All66.4%33.6%
Married83.6%16.4%

66.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rochelle Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4172.5166.4
Married1893.1283.6
Non Family1401.1160
Female833.1639.8
Male57.440

3.16

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

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Rochelle Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade152.10%
9th to 12th Grade679.38%
High School Graduate31744.40%
Some College11415.97%
Associates Degree9713.59%
Bachelors Degree719.94%
Graduate Degree334.62%
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Rochelle Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rochelle Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White47745285
Black23617918
2+ Races111

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Rochelle Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,271$39,038$24,375
Less Than 9th Grade$10,833$7,083$
High School Graduate$21,429$44,167$14,706
Some College$31,667$29,271$41,875
Bachelors Degree$98,264$99,792$47,708
Graduate Degree$$$

$29,271

Average Earnings

$39,038

Average Male

$24,375

Average Female

Rochelle Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rochelle Language by Age

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Rochelle Language

99.90% of Rochelle residents speak only English, while 0.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.10% of the population.

Rochelle Language

Rochelle Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black43914533.03%
White6209315.00%

22.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.80%

Male Poverty Rate

28.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rochelle

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rochelle is Black, with 33.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rochelle is White, with 15.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.51%.

Rochelle Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School26.18%
Less Than 9th Grade23.17%
Some College13.74%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Rochelle Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed66.67%
Female Employed16.34%
Male Employed8.79%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Rochelle Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rochelle Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$35,282$49,920
Families$37,277$59,634
Married Families$77,868-
Non Families$22,083$30,700
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Income by Household Type

Rochelle Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.5%

Male Marriage Rate

39.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Rochelle Married by Age and Sex

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Rochelle 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 Over 65.

Rochelle Marital Status by Race

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Rochelle Marital Status

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80

Number of Veterans

80

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War41
Vietnam17
Korea9
World War II4
First Gulf War

Rochelle Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3441
75+22
65 to 7417
55 to 64
35 to 54

Rochelle Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7914.99%
Black10.33%

Rochelle Veterans by Race

Rochelle Veterans by Education

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3.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rochelle Veterans by Education

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51.2%

Labor Force Participation

44.4%

Employment Rate

13.1%

Unemployment Rate

Rochelle Employment by Age

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Rochelle Employment by Race

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Rochelle 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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91.70%

Born in Rochelle

99.91%

Native Born

0.09%

Foreign Born

0.09%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.91% of Rochelle residents were born in the United States, with 91.70% having been born in Georgia. 0.09% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Rochelle Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,081-11-1.01%
20201,092-11-1.00%
20191,103-11-0.99%
20181,11430.27%
20171,111-12-1.07%
20161,123-3-0.27%
20151,126-2-0.18%
20141,128-9-0.79%
20131,137-2-0.18%
20121,139-29-2.48%
20111,168-5-0.43%
20101,1730.00%

Rochelle Population by Year