Lake City demographics profile

StatisticLake CityGeorgiaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,46916791
Median age31.236.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)38%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1844%45%43%
Speak English72%86%79%
Speak Spanish7%8%13%
Lake City, GA has a population of 2,712 and is the 9,339th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,469 per sq mi which is 780% higher than the Georgia average and 1521% higher than the national average. The median age in Lake City is 31 which is approximately 14% lower than the Georgia average of 36. In Lake City, 38% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 72% speak English and 7% speak Spanish. 49% of Lake City residents were born in Georgia, 27% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 22% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Lake City is 780% higher than Georgia.
  • The median age in Lake City is 14% lower than Georgia.
  • In Lake City 28.32% of the population is White.
  • In Lake City 46.53% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Lake City 19.43% of the population is Asian.

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Lake City population breakdown by race

RaceLake CityGeorgiaNational
Black or African American46.53%31.17%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.29%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
Mixed race1.88%2.20%3.06%
Other race3.83%2.79%4.75%
In Lake City, 8.4% 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 Lake City, GA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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