Wrightsville, Georgia Population 2022

3,573
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Wrightsville is a city located in Johnson County Georgia. Wrightsville has a 2020 population of 3,573. It is also the county seat of Johnson County. Wrightsville is currently declining at a rate of -0.42% annually and its population has decreased by -4.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,756 in 2010.

The average household income in Wrightsville is $44,107 with a poverty rate of 28.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $523 per month, and the median house value is $68,300. The median age in Wrightsville is 40.2 years, 36.7 years for males, and 50.4 years for females.

Wrightsville Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 55.55%
  • White: 41.47%
  • Two or more races: 1.86%
  • Asian: 0.58%
  • Other race: 0.55%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wrightsville, Georgia is 3,573 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,573.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,756.

Wrightsville, Georgia Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American2,02855.55%
White1,51441.47%
Two or More Races681.86%
Asian210.58%
Some Other Race200.55%
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Wrightsville Population by Race

Wrightsville Population Pyramid $2022

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Wrightsville Median Age

40.2


Total

36.7


Male

50.4


Female

Wrightsville Adults

There are 3,078 adults, (652 of whom are seniors) in Wrightsville.

Wrightsville Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Wrightsville Sex Ratio

Female

1,462

40.04%

Male

2,189

59.96%

Wrightsville Population by Age

Wrightsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wrightsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female36.6%63.4%
Non Family39.5%60.5%
All53.5%46.5%
Male80.6%19.4%
Married87.3%12.7%

53.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wrightsville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1482.753.5
Non Family5171.139.5
Married3223.3587.3
Female2734.5336.6
Male365.7280.6

3.97

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

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Wrightsville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2168.04%
9th to 12th Grade69625.89%
High School Graduate1,09540.74%
Some College39814.81%
Associates Degree1234.58%
Bachelors Degree1003.72%
Graduate Degree602.23%
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Wrightsville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wrightsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1,37571664
White1,2551,02369
Hispanic3210
Asian212121
Other Race2010
2+ Races666

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

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

Wrightsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,035$30,899$25,598
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$28,892$30,372$28,107
Some College$30,605$32,012$9,286
Bachelors Degree$38,125$$
Graduate Degree$$$143,036

$30,035

Average Earnings

$30,899

Average Male

$25,598

Average Female

Wrightsville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wrightsville Language by Age

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Wrightsville Language

97.90% of Wrightsville residents speak only English, while 2.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.50% of the population.

Wrightsville Language

Wrightsville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,76248227.36%
White1,23736229.26%
Multiple682739.71%
OtherNaN%

28.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.72%

Male Poverty Rate

33.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wrightsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wrightsville is White, with 29.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wrightsville is Multiple, with 39.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.51%.

Wrightsville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College25.50%
High School20.52%
Less Than 9th Grade20.50%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Wrightsville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed31.65%
Female Employed11.01%
Male Unemployed5.26%
Male Employed2.60%

Wrightsville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wrightsville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$28,594$44,107
Families$50,765$54,935
Married Families$61,714-
Non Families$17,254$30,892
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Income by Household Type

Wrightsville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

24.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

22.9%

Male Marriage Rate

27.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Wrightsville Married by Age and Sex

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Wrightsville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Wrightsville Marital Status by Race

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Wrightsville Marital Status

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234

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War118
Second Gulf War91
Vietnam65
Korea23
World War II

Wrightsville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54118
55 to 6459
75+32
65 to 7425
18 to 34

Wrightsville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black1378.04%
White977.31%

Wrightsville Veterans by Race

Wrightsville Veterans by Education

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3.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wrightsville Veterans by Education

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46.9%

Labor Force Participation

38.5%

Employment Rate

18%

Unemployment Rate

Wrightsville Employment by Age

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Wrightsville Employment by Race

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Wrightsville 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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85.43%

Born in Wrightsville

98.79%

Native Born

1.21%

Foreign Born

0.27%

Non Citizen

0.93%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.79% of Wrightsville residents were born in the United States, with 85.43% having been born in Georgia. 0.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Wrightsville Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20223,573-15-0.42%
20213,588-15-0.42%
20203,603-15-0.41%
20193,618-15-0.41%
20183,633-36-0.98%
20173,669140.38%
20163,655-12-0.33%
20153,667-33-0.89%
20143,700-35-0.94%
20133,735-15-0.40%
20123,750-5-0.13%
20113,755-1-0.03%
20103,7560.00%

Wrightsville Population by Year