Rossville, Georgia Population 2020

4,039

Rossville is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 4,039, it is the 164th largest city in Georgia and the 5370th largest city in the United States. Rossville is currently growing at a rate of 0.27% annually but its population has decreased by -1.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,105 in 2010. Rossville reached it's highest population of 4,665 in 1960. Spanning over 2 miles, Rossville has a population density of 2,236 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rossville is $49,757 with a poverty rate of 29.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $758 per month, and the median house value is $74,900. The median age in Rossville is 37.6 years, 35.5 years for males, and 39.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.3 males.

Rossville Demographics

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

  • White: 84.73%
  • Black or African American: 7.69%
  • Two or more races: 7.59%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Rossville, Georgia is 4,039, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,017.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,105.

Rossville, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,38484.73%
Black or African American3077.69%
Two or More Races3037.59%

Rossville Population Pyramid 2020

Rossville Median Age

37.6


Total

35.5


Male

39.3


Female

Rossville Adults

There are 2,953 adults, (600 of whom are seniors) in Rossville.

Rossville Age Dependency

69.7

Age Dependency Ratio

25.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Rossville Sex Ratio

Female

2,088

52.28%

Male

1,906

47.72%

Rossville Households and Families

Rossville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rossville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.5%32.5%
Non Family61.5%38.5%
All51.6%48.4%
Male34.7%65.3%
Female26.1%73.9%

51.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4112.7751.6
Married5393.3367.5
Female4493.226.1
Non Family3741.4361.5
Male492.9434.7

3.25

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rossville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1545.84%
9th to 12th Grade48918.56%
High School Graduate94135.71%
Some College58522.20%
Associates Degree1646.22%
Bachelors Degree2278.61%
Graduate Degree752.85%

Rossville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2821,736284
Multiple Races1881505
Black16510613
Hispanic1912

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 79.79%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 12.45%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,415$32,425$21,719
Less Than High School$$32,674$10,391
High School Grad$23,725$25,000$23,556
Some College$30,179$37,177$20,300
Bachelors Degree$27,857$$
Graduate Degree$143,958$$150,625

$27,415

Average Earnings

$32,425

Average Male

$21,719

Average Female

Rossville Language

Rossville Language by Age

Rossville Language

97.82% of Rossville residents speak only English, while 2.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.68% of the population.

Rossville Poverty

Rossville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,30498029.66%
Black30215651.66%
Multiple303154.95%

29.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.24%

Male Poverty Rate

31.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rossville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rossville is Black, with 51.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rossville is Multiple, with 4.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.18%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.18%
Some College19.03%
Bachelors or Greater17.88%
High School16.43%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed55.32%
Female Unemployed21.59%
Female Employed20.72%
Male Employed6.06%

Rossville Income

Rossville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,563$49,757
Families$48,527$53,249
Married Families$54,504-
Non Families$28,900$39,624

Rossville Marital Status

Rossville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.6%

Male Marriage Rate

30.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Rossville Married by Age and Sex

Rossville 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 55-64.

Rossville Marital Status by Race

Rossville Veterans

328

Number of Veterans

301

Male Veterans

27

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam107
First Gulf War43
Korea31
Second Gulf War8
World War II5
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74107
35 to 5493
55 to 6492
75+36
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White26010.07%
2 or More6332.14%
Black52.84%

$Rossville Veterans by Education

15.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rossville Employment Status

54.9%

Labor Force Participation

50.5%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Rossville 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

34.15%

Born in Georgia

98.82%

Native Born

1.18%

Foreign Born

0.85%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.82% of Rossville residents were born in the United States, with 34.15% having been born in Georgia. 0.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,039110.27%
20194,028110.27%
20184,017310.78%
20173,986110.28%
20163,975-18-0.45%
20153,993-29-0.72%
20144,022-20-0.49%
20134,042-10-0.25%
20124,052-27-0.66%
20114,079-22-0.54%
20104,1015901.57%
20003,511-90-0.25%
19903,601-148-0.40%
19803,749-120-0.31%
19703,869-796-1.85%
19604,6657731.83%
19503,8923540.96%
19403,5383080.91%
19303,2300.00%