Population density (sq mi)64918791
Median age44.336.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)61%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1837%45%43%
Speak English71%86%79%
Speak Spanish28%8%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Ellijay is 247% higher than Georgia
  • The median age in Ellijay is 22% higher than Georgia
  • In Ellijay 69.85% of the population is White
  • In Ellijay 1.95% of the population is Black
  • In Ellijay 0.65% of the population is Asian

Compare Ellijay, GA Demographics


      Ellijay population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.29%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race0.35%2.20%3.06%
      Other race27.19%2.79%4.75%
      In Ellijay, 31.8% 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

      Ellijay age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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