Population density (sq mi)1,24318791
Median age39.936.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)40%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%45%43%
Speak English82%86%79%
Speak Spanish17%8%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Folkston is 565% higher than Georgia
  • The median age in Folkston is 10% higher than Georgia
  • In Folkston 43.72% of the population is White
  • In Folkston 44.80% of the population is Black
  • In Folkston 0.67% of the population is Asian

Compare Folkston, GA Demographics


      Folkston population breakdown by race

      American Indian1.00%0.29%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race3.99%2.20%3.06%
      Other race5.82%2.79%4.75%
      In Folkston, 17.6% 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

      Folkston age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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