East Ellijay demographics profile

StatisticEast EllijayGeorgiaNational
Population77910,099,320318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)22916791
Median age29.036.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.7:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)38%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1855%45%43%
Speak English83%86%79%
Speak Spanish17%8%13%
East Ellijay, GA has a population of 779 and is the 16,785th largest city in the United States. The population density is 229 per sq mi which is 37% higher than the Georgia average and 153% higher than the national average. The median age in East Ellijay is 29 which is approximately 20% lower than the Georgia average of 36. In East Ellijay, 38% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 83% speak English and 17% speak Spanish. 63% of East Ellijay residents were born in Georgia, 30% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 7% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in East Ellijay is 37% higher than Georgia.
  • The median age in East Ellijay is 20% lower than Georgia.
  • In East Ellijay 88.06% of the population is White.
  • In East Ellijay 4.88% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In East Ellijay 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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East Ellijay population breakdown by race

RaceEast EllijayGeorgiaNational
White88.06%59.80%73.35%
Black or African American4.88%31.17%12.63%
Asian0.00%3.70%5.22%
American Indian1.54%0.29%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
Mixed race0.77%2.20%3.06%
Other race4.75%2.79%4.75%
In East Ellijay, 32.0% 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.

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