Tybee Island, Georgia Population 2020

3,134

Tybee Island is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 3,134, it is the 196th largest city in Georgia and the 6117th largest city in the United States. Tybee Island is currently growing at a rate of 0.38% annually and its population has increased by 4.82% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,990 in 2010. Tybee Island reached it's highest population of 3,392 in 2000. Spanning over 3 miles, Tybee Island has a population density of 1,074 people per square mile.

The average household income in Tybee Island is $112,394 with a poverty rate of 11.84%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,222 per month, and the median house value is $512,000. The median age in Tybee Island is 52.7 years, 50.2 years for males, and 55.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 112.9 males.

Tybee Island Demographics

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

  • White: 95.02%
  • Two or more races: 2.91%
  • Black or African American: 2.07%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Tybee Island, Georgia is 3,134, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,110.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,990.

Tybee Island, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,93995.02%
Two or More Races902.91%
Black or African American642.07%

Tybee Island Population Pyramid 2020

Tybee Island Median Age

52.7


Total

50.2


Male

55.8


Female

Tybee Island Adults

There are 2,658 adults, (699 of whom are seniors) in Tybee Island.

Tybee Island Age Dependency

57.9

Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Tybee Island Sex Ratio

Female

1,453

46.98%

Male

1,640

53.02%

Tybee Island Households and Families

Tybee Island Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tybee Island Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.5%27.5%
All63.1%36.9%
Non Family54.1%45.9%
Female31.6%68.4%
Male24%76%

63.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2742.3563.1
Married7122.6372.5
Non Family4991.6954.1
Female385.6331.6
Male252.6424

2.69

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tybee Island Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade753.04%
9th to 12th Grade672.72%
High School Graduate37515.21%
Some College57723.41%
Associates Degree883.57%
Bachelors Degree71228.88%
Graduate Degree57123.16%

Tybee Island Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3282,2311,254
Multiple Races6553
Black643121
Hispanic888

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

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

Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,623$49,360$46,952
Less Than High School$16,200$16,200$
High School Grad$$48,906$20,417
Some College$$21,827$45,047
Bachelors Degree$62,321$106,552$59,038
Graduate Degree$63,929$173,103$53,542

$47,623

Average Earnings

$49,360

Average Male

$46,952

Average Female

Tybee Island Language

Tybee Island Language by Age

Tybee Island Language

95.27% of Tybee Island residents speak only English, while 4.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.56% of the population.

Tybee Island Poverty

Tybee Island Poverty by Race

11.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.24%

Male Poverty Rate

5.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tybee Island

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tybee Island is White, with 12.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tybee Island is White, with 12.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.70%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.75%
High School21.33%
Some College14.07%
Bachelors or Greater3.16%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed40.54%
Male Employed18.00%
Female Employed2.92%

Tybee Island Income

Tybee Island Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$77,895$112,394
Families$99,952$129,778
Married Families$110,625-
Non Families$55,208$83,751

Tybee Island Marital Status

Tybee Island Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.2%

Male Marriage Rate

55.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Tybee Island Married by Age and Sex

Tybee Island 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.

Tybee Island Marital Status by Race

Tybee Island Veterans

401

Number of Veterans

345

Male Veterans

56

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War172
Vietnam97
Second Gulf War82
Korea16
World War II9
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54145
65 to 74107
75+57
18 to 3447
55 to 6445
Name Veterans % of Total
White38115.15%
Black1726.56%
2 or More33.80%

$Tybee Island Veterans by Education

10.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tybee Island Employment Status

62%

Labor Force Participation

59.7%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Tybee Island 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

48.04%

Born in Georgia

97.51%

Native Born

2.49%

Foreign Born

0.78%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.51% of Tybee Island residents were born in the United States, with 48.04% 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 Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,134120.38%
20193,122120.39%
20183,110-6-0.19%
20173,116120.39%
20163,104190.62%
20153,085220.72%
20143,063391.29%
20133,024-4-0.13%
20123,028-5-0.16%
20113,033461.54%
20102,987-405-1.26%
20003,3925501.78%
19902,8420.00%