StatisticAugustaGeorgiaNational
Population196,78410,617,423328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)65118791
Median age33.536.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)43%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%45%43%
Speak English94%86%79%
Speak Spanish3%8%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Augusta is 248% higher than Georgia
  • The median age in Augusta is 7% lower than Georgia
  • In Augusta 37.91% of the population is White
  • In Augusta 56.37% of the population is Black
  • In Augusta 1.72% of the population is Asian

Compare Augusta, GA Demographics

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      Augusta population breakdown by race

      RaceAugustaGeorgiaNational
      White37.91%59.80%73.35%
      Black56.37%31.17%12.63%
      Asian1.72%3.70%5.22%
      American Indian0.33%0.29%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.24%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race2.32%2.20%3.06%
      Other race1.11%2.79%4.75%
      In Augusta, 4.6% 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

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      Augusta age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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