Augusta, GA has a population of 196,784 and is the 123rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 651 per sq mi which is 290% higher than the Georgia average and 619% higher than the national average. The median age in Augusta is 34 which is approximately 7% lower than the Georgia average of 36. In Augusta, 43% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 94% speak English and 3% speak Spanish. 60% of Augusta residents were born in Georgia, 33% were born out of state, 3% were born outside of the United States and 4% were foreign born.