Tallapoosa, Georgia Population 2022

3,221
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Tallapoosa is a city located in Haralson County Georgia. Tallapoosa has a 2020 population of 3,221. Tallapoosa is currently growing at a rate of 0.37% annually and its population has increased by 1.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,173 in 2010.

The average household income in Tallapoosa is $58,144 with a poverty rate of 16.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $472 per month, and the median house value is $100,000. The median age in Tallapoosa is 45 years, 43 years for males, and 45.4 years for females.

Tallapoosa Demographics

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

  • White: 90.45%
  • Black or African American: 7.05%
  • Other race: 1.58%
  • Two or more races: 0.92%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Tallapoosa, Georgia is 3,221 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,221.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,173.

Tallapoosa, Georgia Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,86090.45%
Black or African American2237.05%
Some Other Race501.58%
Two or More Races290.92%
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Tallapoosa Population by Race

Tallapoosa Population Pyramid $2022

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Tallapoosa Median Age

45


Total

43


Male

45.4


Female

Tallapoosa Adults

There are 2,490 adults, (567 of whom are seniors) in Tallapoosa.

Tallapoosa Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Tallapoosa Sex Ratio

Female

1,787

56.51%

Male

1,375

43.49%

Tallapoosa Population by Age

Tallapoosa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Tallapoosa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male30%70%
Female47.5%52.5%
Non Family48.7%51.3%
All60.8%39.2%
Married83.4%16.6%

60.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tallapoosa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3682.3160.8
Non Family5791.2748.7
Married5073.1183.4
Female2423.1447.5
Male402.1530

3.01

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

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Tallapoosa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade763.39%
9th to 12th Grade30813.75%
High School Graduate83837.41%
Some College42018.75%
Associates Degree1868.30%
Bachelors Degree1566.96%
Graduate Degree25611.43%
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Tallapoosa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Tallapoosa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,1021,764412
Black13892

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 83.92%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.60%.

Tallapoosa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,625$47,206$31,508
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$45,082$45,018$45,272
Some College$31,628$$26,176
Bachelors Degree$95,729$96,771$
Graduate Degree$$$

$43,625

Average Earnings

$47,206

Average Male

$31,508

Average Female

Tallapoosa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Tallapoosa Language by Age

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Tallapoosa Language

100.00% of Tallapoosa residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Tallapoosa Language

Tallapoosa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,80642115.00%
Other50NaN%
Black2234721.08%

16.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.65%

Male Poverty Rate

20.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tallapoosa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tallapoosa is Black, with 21.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tallapoosa is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.72%.

Tallapoosa Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade46.88%
High School10.98%
Bachelors or Greater9.22%
Some College2.81%

Tallapoosa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed77.59%
Female Unemployed74.63%
Female Employed11.78%
Male Employed0.00%

Tallapoosa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Tallapoosa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,211$58,144
Families$70,677$72,007
Married Families$74,375-
Non Families$18,925$37,891
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Income by Household Type

Tallapoosa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

33.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Tallapoosa Married by Age and Sex

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Tallapoosa 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 35-44.

Tallapoosa Marital Status by Race

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Tallapoosa Marital Status

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176

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam64
First Gulf War52
Second Gulf War28
World War II14
Korea

Tallapoosa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5485
55 to 6451
75+40
65 to 74
18 to 34

Tallapoosa Veterans by Age

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Tallapoosa Veterans by Race

Tallapoosa Veterans by Education

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7.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tallapoosa Veterans by Education

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48.7%

Labor Force Participation

43.8%

Employment Rate

10.1%

Unemployment Rate

Tallapoosa Employment by Age

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Tallapoosa Employment by Race

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Tallapoosa 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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78.97%

Born in Tallapoosa

99.24%

Native Born

0.76%

Foreign Born

0.76%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.24% of Tallapoosa residents were born in the United States, with 78.97% having been born in Georgia. 0.76% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Tallapoosa Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20223,221120.37%
20213,209120.38%
20203,197120.38%
20193,185120.38%
20183,17380.25%
20173,165260.83%
20163,13940.13%
20153,135190.61%
20143,116160.52%
20133,100-2-0.06%
20123,102-29-0.93%
20113,131-42-1.32%
20103,1733841.30%
20002,789-16-0.06%
19902,8051580.58%
19802,647-249-0.90%
19702,8961520.54%
19602,744-82-0.29%
19502,8261070.13%
19202,7190.00%

Tallapoosa Population by Year