Willacoochee, Georgia Population 2020

1,352

Willacoochee is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 1,352, it is the 274th largest city in Georgia and the 9100th largest city in the United States. Willacoochee is currently declining at a rate of -0.59% annually and its population has decreased by -2.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,391 in 2010. Willacoochee reached it's highest population of 1,387 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Willacoochee has a population density of 354 people per square mile.

The average household income in Willacoochee is $37,549 with a poverty rate of 35.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $257 per month, and the median house value is $28,500. The median age in Willacoochee is 36.9 years, 34.8 years for males, and 40.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.9 males.

Willacoochee Demographics

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

  • White: 58.52%
  • Black or African American: 26.49%
  • Other race: 14.10%
  • Two or more races: 0.89%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Willacoochee, Georgia is 1,352, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,368.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,391.

Willacoochee, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White85558.52%
Black or African American38726.49%
Some Other Race20614.10%
Two or More Races130.89%

Willacoochee Population Pyramid 2020

Willacoochee Median Age

36.9


Total

34.8


Male

40.5


Female

Willacoochee Adults

There are 1,051 adults, (235 of whom are seniors) in Willacoochee.

Willacoochee Age Dependency

79

Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Willacoochee Sex Ratio

Female

720

49.28%

Male

741

50.72%

Willacoochee Households and Families

Willacoochee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Willacoochee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married96.1%3.9%
Female70.6%29.4%
All69.3%30.7%
Non Family50.2%49.8%

69.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4922.9769.3
Non Family2311.4250.2
Married1554.4896.1
Female1024.1870.6
Male43.25100

4.33

Average Family Size

2.97

Average Household Size

1.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Willacoochee Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade35637.47%
9th to 12th Grade929.68%
High School Graduate30131.68%
Some College13213.89%
Associates Degree282.95%
Bachelors Degree80.84%
Graduate Degree333.47%

Willacoochee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White35122033
Hispanic344698
Black254212
Other Race6516
Multiple Races554

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 multiple races people with a rate of 80.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,861$27,656$21,250
Less Than High School$17,157$25,865$
High School Grad$21,932$38,125$14,612
Some College$27,344$$26,875
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$24,861

Average Earnings

$27,656

Average Male

$21,250

Average Female

Willacoochee Language

Willacoochee Language by Age

Willacoochee Language

64.63% of Willacoochee residents speak only English, while 35.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 35.37% of the population.

Willacoochee Poverty

Willacoochee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic61534856.59%
Other20613666.02%
White4649219.83%
Black3877920.41%

35.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.44%

Male Poverty Rate

38.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Willacoochee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Willacoochee is Other, with 66.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Willacoochee is White, with 19.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 19.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.66%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School42.63%
High School27.57%
Some College6.25%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed25.00%
Male Employed13.88%
Female Unemployed12.00%
Male Unemployed10.53%

Willacoochee Income

Willacoochee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,778$37,549
Families$28,750$36,518
Married Families$36,719-
Non Families$25,774$38,392

Willacoochee Marital Status

Willacoochee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.4%

Male Marriage Rate

34.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Willacoochee Married by Age and Sex

Willacoochee 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 20-34.

Willacoochee Marital Status by Race

Willacoochee Veterans

68

Number of Veterans

46

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War17
Second Gulf War17
Korea15
Vietnam5
World War II
Age Group Veterans
18 to 3417
75+15
35 to 5415
55 to 6413
65 to 748
Name Veterans % of Total
Black4012.99%
White284.30%

$Willacoochee Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Willacoochee Employment Status

44.9%

Labor Force Participation

39.2%

Employment Rate

12.6%

Unemployment Rate

Willacoochee 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

67.56%

Born in Georgia

78.51%

Native Born

21.49%

Foreign Born

19.78%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

78.51% of Willacoochee residents were born in the United States, with 67.56% having been born in Georgia. 19.78% 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
20201,352-8-0.59%
20191,360-8-0.58%
20181,368151.11%
20171,353-8-0.59%
20161,361-16-1.16%
20151,377221.62%
20141,355-9-0.66%
20131,364-2-0.15%
20121,366-19-1.37%
20111,385-2-0.14%
20101,3870.00%