Temple, Georgia Population 2020

4,502

Temple is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 4,502, it is the 146th largest city in Georgia and the 5055th largest city in the United States. Temple is currently growing at a rate of 0.58% annually and its population has increased by 6.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,228 in 2010. Spanning over 7 miles, Temple has a population density of 661 people per square mile.

The average household income in Temple is $75,100 with a poverty rate of 4.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $857 per month, and the median house value is $117,300. The median age in Temple is 32.6 years, 40.5 years for males, and 29.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 73.5 males.

Temple Demographics

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

  • White: 79.27%
  • Black or African American: 19.15%
  • Two or more races: 1.58%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Temple, Georgia is 4,502, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,450.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,228.

Temple, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,46179.27%
Black or African American83619.15%
Two or More Races691.58%

Temple Population Pyramid 2020

Temple Median Age

32.6


Total

40.5


Male

29.2


Female

Temple Adults

There are 3,376 adults, (468 of whom are seniors) in Temple.

Temple Age Dependency

50.1

Age Dependency Ratio

16.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Temple Sex Ratio

Female

2,517

57.65%

Male

1,849

42.35%

Temple Households and Families

Temple Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Temple Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male85.6%14.4%
Married66.6%33.4%
All64%36%
Non Family63%37%
Female43.3%56.7%

64.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5052.964
Married9083.0666.6
Female2753.4943.3
Non Family1621.4363
Male1602.4985.6

2.94

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

9.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Temple Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade210.76%
9th to 12th Grade31011.22%
High School Graduate1,10840.10%
Some College52619.04%
Associates Degree2368.54%
Bachelors Degree41615.06%
Graduate Degree1465.28%

Temple Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,1031,784459
Black598597103
Hispanic4534
Multiple Races1717

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.83%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,846$44,968$35,391
Less Than High School$35,069$35,718$
High School Grad$37,643$43,770$24,841
Some College$46,923$52,639$
Bachelors Degree$56,278$$55,881
Graduate Degree$36,719$$

$40,846

Average Earnings

$44,968

Average Male

$35,391

Average Female

Temple Language

Temple Language by Age

Temple Language

96.59% of Temple residents speak only English, while 3.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.15% of the population.

Temple Poverty

Temple Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,3902146.31%
Black83610.12%

4.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.68%

Male Poverty Rate

7.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Temple

The race most likely to be in poverty in Temple is White, with 6.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Temple is Black, with 0.12% 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 18.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.62%.

Name Poverty
High School4.78%
Some College2.36%
Less Than High School0.30%
Bachelors or Greater0.18%
Name Poverty
Female Employed12.93%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Temple Income

Temple Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,294$75,100
Families$47,047$59,900
Married Families$64,450-
Non Families$54,875$58,179

Temple Marital Status

Temple Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.9%

Male Marriage Rate

47.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Temple Married by Age and Sex

Temple Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Temple Marital Status by Race

Temple Veterans

299

Number of Veterans

299

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam172
First Gulf War76
Second Gulf War16
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
75+131
65 to 7476
55 to 6476
18 to 3416
35 to 54
Name Veterans % of Total
White2238.31%
Black7611.28%
Hispanic2028.17%

$Temple Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Temple Employment Status

61.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.8%

Employment Rate

1.2%

Unemployment Rate

Temple 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

63.49%

Born in Georgia

95.74%

Native Born

4.26%

Foreign Born

0.78%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.74% of Temple residents were born in the United States, with 63.49% having been born in Georgia. 0.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,502260.58%
20194,476260.58%
20184,450360.82%
20174,414260.59%
20164,388751.74%
20154,313501.17%
20144,26320.05%
20134,261310.73%
20124,23050.12%
20114,225-1-0.02%
20104,2260.00%