Sylvania is a city located in Screven County Georgia. It is also the county seat of Screven County. With a 2020 population of 2,495, it is the 215th largest city in Georgia and the 6827th largest city in the United States . Sylvania is currently growing at a rate of 0.65% annually but its population has decreased by -15.60% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,956 in 2010. Sylvania reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 5 miles, Sylvania has a population density of 500 people per square mile.
The average household income in Sylvania is $46,738 with a poverty rate of 25.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $650 per month, and the median house value is $86,900. The median age in Sylvania is 38.8 years, 36.8 years for males, and 44.4 years for females.