Toccoa, Georgia Population 2020

8,334

Toccoa is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 8,334, it is the 103rd largest city in Georgia and the 3509th largest city in the United States. Toccoa is currently growing at a rate of 0.24% annually but its population has decreased by -1.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,491 in 2010. Toccoa reached it's highest population of 9,323 in 2000. Spanning over 10 miles, Toccoa has a population density of 876 people per square mile.

The average household income in Toccoa is $47,994 with a poverty rate of 22.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $641 per month, and the median house value is $86,400. The median age in Toccoa is 36.2 years, 35.3 years for males, and 39.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 76.3 males.

Toccoa Demographics

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

  • White: 78.76%
  • Black or African American: 18.03%
  • Other race: 1.99%
  • Asian: 0.52%
  • Two or more races: 0.45%
  • Native American: 0.24%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Toccoa, Georgia is 8,334, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,294.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,491.

Toccoa, Georgia Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202026,5352500.94%
201926,2852500.95%
201826,0352500.96%
201725,7851210.47%
201625,6641920.75%
201525,472480.19%
201425,424-144-0.57%
201325,568-153-0.60%
201225,721-43-0.17%
201125,764-371-1.44%
201026,1350.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,51778.76%
Black or African American1,49218.03%
Some Other Race1651.99%
Asian430.52%
Two or More Races370.45%
American Indian and Alaska Native200.24%

Toccoa Population Pyramid 2020

Toccoa Median Age

36.2


Total

35.3


Male

39.6


Female

Toccoa Adults

There are 6,312 adults, (1,258 of whom are seniors) in Toccoa.

Toccoa Age Dependency

63.7

Age Dependency Ratio

24.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Toccoa Sex Ratio

Female

4,693

56.72%

Male

3,581

43.28%

Toccoa Households and Families

Toccoa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Toccoa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.1%26.9%
All51%49%
Female37.9%62.1%
Non Family30.5%69.5%
Male10.8%89.2%

51.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1412.6151
Married1,4673.5973.1
Non Family1,1211.1230.5
Female4702.8837.9
Male833.9510.8

3.37

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

1.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Toccoa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2835.27%
9th to 12th Grade54910.23%
High School Graduate1,88535.12%
Some College1,22822.88%
Associates Degree2514.68%
Bachelors Degree70013.04%
Graduate Degree4718.78%

Toccoa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,2903,6751,102
Black92775369
Hispanic13087
Other Race3838
Native American2020

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 25.69%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,163$36,810$25,023
Less Than High School$19,500$41,420$18,583
High School Grad$27,516$29,675$25,283
Some College$27,557$36,768$20,948
Bachelors Degree$37,383$36,771$43,404
Graduate Degree$57,763$114,048$36,964

$30,163

Average Earnings

$36,810

Average Male

$25,023

Average Female

Toccoa Language

Toccoa Language by Age

Toccoa Language

96.01% of Toccoa residents speak only English, while 3.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.41% of the population.

Toccoa Poverty

Toccoa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,2711,26620.19%
Black1,49238125.54%
Hispanic30516554.10%
Other165165100.00%

22.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.19%

Male Poverty Rate

23.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Toccoa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Toccoa is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Toccoa is White, with 20.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.00%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School47.36%
High School28.54%
Some College14.94%
Bachelors or Greater0.85%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed64.31%
Male Unemployed31.19%
Female Employed5.25%
Male Employed3.36%

Toccoa Income

Toccoa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,465$47,994
Families$48,855$57,725
Married Families$61,984-
Non Families$17,522$29,847

Toccoa Marital Status

Toccoa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

42.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Toccoa Married by Age and Sex

Toccoa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Toccoa Marital Status by Race

Toccoa Veterans

569

Number of Veterans

415

Male Veterans

154

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam240
Second Gulf War113
World War II63
First Gulf War33
Korea9
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74200
35 to 54118
55 to 6494
75+81
18 to 3476
Name Veterans % of Total
White4879.59%
Black665.82%
Hispanic2418.46%
Other1642.11%

$Toccoa Veterans by Education

13.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Toccoa Employment Status

54.3%

Labor Force Participation

48%

Employment Rate

11.6%

Unemployment Rate

Toccoa 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

73.22%

Born in Georgia

97.50%

Native Born

2.50%

Foreign Born

1.55%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.50% of Toccoa residents were born in the United States, with 73.22% having been born in Georgia. 1.55% 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
20208,334200.24%
20198,314200.24%
20188,29420.02%
20178,292200.24%
20168,272360.44%
20158,236-6-0.07%
20148,242-69-0.83%
20138,311-61-0.73%
20128,372-18-0.21%
20118,390-123-1.44%
20108,513-810-0.90%
20009,3231,0571.21%
19908,266-838-0.96%
19809,1042,1332.71%
19706,971-332-0.46%
19607,3035220.74%
19506,7811,2872.13%
19405,4948921.79%
19304,6021,0352.58%
19203,5674471.35%
19103,1200.00%