Rossville, Georgia Population 2021

3,987
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Rossville is a city located in Walker County Georgia. With a 2020 population of 3,987, it is the 165th largest city in Georgia and the 5426th largest city in the United States . Rossville is currently declining at a rate of -0.28% annually and its population has decreased by -2.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,105 in 2010. Rossville reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Rossville has a population density of 2,208 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rossville is $46,043 with a poverty rate of 28.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $800 per month, and the median house value is $86,700. The median age in Rossville is 38.5 years, 36.4 years for males, and 39.6 years for females.

Rossville Demographics

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

  • White: 82.73%
  • Black or African American: 11.21%
  • Two or more races: 6.07%
  • 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 3,987 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,009.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,105.

Rossville, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,31482.73%
Black or African American44911.21%
Two or More Races2436.07%
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Rossville Population by Race

Rossville Population Pyramid $2021

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Rossville Median Age

38.5


Total

36.4


Male

39.6


Female

Rossville Adults

There are 2,946 adults, (595 of whom are seniors) in Rossville.

Rossville Age Dependency

70.4

Age Dependency Ratio

25.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Rossville Sex Ratio

Female

2,005

50.05%

Male

2,001

49.95%

Rossville Population by Age

Rossville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rossville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male8.8%91.3%
Female14.4%85.6%
All42.8%57.2%
Non Family59.9%40.1%
Married64.9%35.1%

42.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rossville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4572.6942.8
Female5073.2414.4
Married4643.1964.9
Non Family4061.4159.9
Male802.838.8

3.18

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

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Rossville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1455.41%
9th to 12th Grade51119.07%
High School Graduate93234.79%
Some College67525.20%
Associates Degree1756.53%
Bachelors Degree1766.57%
Graduate Degree652.43%
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Rossville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rossville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,3301,806224
Black20713517
2+ Races14282
Hispanic1911

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 77.51%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 9.61%.

Rossville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,228$29,665$22,716
Less Than 9th Grade$28,542$32,889$
High School Graduate$22,154$20,321$23,802
Some College$30,050$34,219$22,283
Bachelors Degree$27,813$28,043$
Graduate Degree$$60,536$

$26,228

Average Earnings

$29,665

Average Male

$22,716

Average Female

Rossville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rossville Language by Age

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Rossville Language

96.80% of Rossville residents speak only English, while 3.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.83% of the population.

Rossville Language

Rossville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,23780124.75%
Black44529866.97%
Multiple243156.17%

28.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.65%

Male Poverty Rate

31.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rossville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rossville is Black, with 66.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rossville is Multiple, with 6.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 38.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.06%.

Rossville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.08%
Bachelors or Greater23.24%
High School18.12%
Some College17.89%

Rossville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed32.86%
Female Employed20.31%
Female Unemployed17.65%
Male Employed10.58%

Rossville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rossville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,892$46,043
Families$42,321$48,175
Married Families$56,364-
Non Families$29,352$40,135
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Income by Household Type

Rossville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

31.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.6%

Male Marriage Rate

29.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Rossville Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Rossville Marital Status

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374

Number of Veterans

341

Male Veterans

33

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam98
First Gulf War40
Second Gulf War31
Korea30
World War II5

Rossville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64121
65 to 74106
35 to 5498
75+35
18 to 3414

Rossville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White29911.65%
2+ Races7147.97%
Black41.73%

Rossville Veterans by Race

Rossville Veterans by Education

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11.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rossville Veterans by Education

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56.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.5%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Rossville Employment by Age

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Rossville Employment by Race

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Rossville 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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31.10%

Born in Rossville

98.80%

Native Born

1.20%

Foreign Born

0.60%

Non Citizen

0.60%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.80% of Rossville residents were born in the United States, with 31.10% having been born in Georgia. 0.60% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Rossville Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,987-11-0.28%
20203,998-11-0.27%
20194,009-11-0.27%
20184,020350.88%
20173,98580.20%
20163,977-14-0.35%
20153,991-29-0.72%
20144,020-23-0.57%
20134,043-10-0.25%
20124,053-28-0.69%
20114,081-21-0.51%
20104,1025911.57%
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%

Rossville Population by Year