Sardis, Georgia Population 2020

961

Sardis is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 961, it is the 310th largest city in Georgia and the 10484th largest city in the United States. Sardis is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually and its population has decreased by -3.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 999 in 2010. Sardis reached it's highest population of 1,009 in 2011. Spanning over 2 miles, Sardis has a population density of 621 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sardis is $34,401 with a poverty rate of 40.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $579 per month, and the median house value is $60,400. The median age in Sardis is 36.3 years, 35.4 years for males, and 37.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 75.6 males.

Sardis Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 54.67%
  • White: 42.00%
  • Two or more races: 2.27%
  • Asian: 1.07%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Sardis, Georgia is 961, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 969.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 999.

Sardis, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American41054.67%
White31542.00%
Two or More Races172.27%
Asian81.07%

Sardis Population Pyramid 2020

Sardis Median Age

36.3


Total

35.4


Male

37.9


Female

Sardis Adults

There are 526 adults, (82 of whom are seniors) in Sardis.

Sardis Age Dependency

68.9

Age Dependency Ratio

18.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Sardis Sex Ratio

Female

427

56.93%

Male

323

43.07%

Sardis Households and Families

Sardis Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sardis Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married100%0%
Non Family66.1%33.9%
All65%35%
Female36.3%63.7%
Male17.6%82.4%

65.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3232.3265
Non Family1211.0266.1
Married943.12100
Female913.0336.3
Male173.3517.6

3

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sardis Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade326.44%
9th to 12th Grade13927.97%
High School Graduate15430.99%
Some College9218.51%
Associates Degree153.02%
Bachelors Degree438.65%
Graduate Degree224.43%

Sardis Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black2601384
White23018154
Asian444
Multiple Races333

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,782$33,269$22,344
Less Than High School$13,710$14,107$13,382
High School Grad$28,125$33,365$21,563
Some College$29,200$58,333$28,800
Bachelors Degree$46,667$$46,250
Graduate Degree$61,429$$

$27,782

Average Earnings

$33,269

Average Male

$22,344

Average Female

Sardis Language

Sardis Language by Age

Sardis Language

98.93% of Sardis residents speak only English, while 1.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.61% of the population.

Sardis Poverty

Sardis Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black41020750.49%
White31510031.75%

40.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

40.87%

Male Poverty Rate

40.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sardis

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sardis is Black, with 50.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sardis is White, with 31.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 52.73%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School55.56%
High School35.06%
Some College23.36%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed66.67%
Male Unemployed41.67%
Female Employed16.42%
Male Employed15.83%

Sardis Income

Sardis Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$24,531$34,401
Families$28,654$38,824
Married Families$63,750-
Non Families$18,036$26,859

Sardis Marital Status

Sardis Marital Status

Marriage Rates

34.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.2%

Male Marriage Rate

30.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Sardis Married by Age and Sex

Sardis 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 45-54.

Sardis Marital Status by Race

Sardis Veterans

29

Number of Veterans

24

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam14
World War II6
Second Gulf War4
First Gulf War3
Korea
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6410
75+6
65 to 746
35 to 544
18 to 343
Name Veterans % of Total
White229.02%
Black41.45%
2 or More3100.00%

$Sardis Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sardis Employment Status

55%

Labor Force Participation

47.7%

Employment Rate

13.3%

Unemployment Rate

Sardis 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

86.67%

Born in Georgia

98.93%

Native Born

1.07%

Foreign Born

1.07%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.93% of Sardis residents were born in the United States, with 86.67% having been born in Georgia. 1.07% 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
2020961-4-0.41%
2019965-4-0.41%
2018969-2-0.21%
2017971-4-0.41%
20169750.00%
201597540.41%
2014971-10-1.02%
2013981-8-0.81%
2012989-20-1.98%
20111,009101.00%
20109990.00%