Population density (sq mi)1,16218791
Median age30.736.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1855%45%43%
Speak English56%86%79%
Speak Spanish39%8%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Gainesville is 521% higher than Georgia
  • The median age in Gainesville is 15% lower than Georgia
  • In Gainesville 68.38% of the population is White
  • In Gainesville 15.68% of the population is Black
  • In Gainesville 3.36% of the population is Asian

Compare Gainesville, GA Demographics


      Gainesville population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.25%0.29%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race2.50%2.20%3.06%
      Other race9.84%2.79%4.75%
      In Gainesville, 41.7% 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

      Gainesville age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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