StatisticAmericusGeorgiaNational
Population16,18510,617,423328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,43318791
Median age29.136.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)39%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1852%45%43%
Speak English94%86%79%
Speak Spanish4%8%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Americus is 666% higher than Georgia
  • The median age in Americus is 20% lower than Georgia
  • In Americus 33.27% of the population is White
  • In Americus 61.10% of the population is Black
  • In Americus 0.60% of the population is Asian

Compare Americus, GA Demographics

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      Americus population breakdown by race

      RaceAmericusGeorgiaNational
      White33.27%59.80%73.35%
      Black61.10%31.17%12.63%
      Asian0.60%3.70%5.22%
      American Indian0.40%0.29%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race2.63%2.20%3.06%
      Other race2.00%2.79%4.75%
      In Americus, 3.6% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Americus age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Americus, GA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).