StatisticRomeGeorgiaNational
Population36,34010,617,423328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,15318791
Median age35.236.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%45%43%
Speak English85%86%79%
Speak Spanish13%8%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Rome is 516% higher than Georgia
  • The median age in Rome is 3% lower than Georgia
  • In Rome 58.26% of the population is White
  • In Rome 27.42% of the population is Black
  • In Rome 2.21% of the population is Asian

Compare Rome, GA Demographics

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      Rome population breakdown by race

      RaceRomeGeorgiaNational
      White58.26%59.80%73.35%
      Black27.42%31.17%12.63%
      Asian2.21%3.70%5.22%
      American Indian0.48%0.29%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race1.44%2.20%3.06%
      Other race10.19%2.79%4.75%
      In Rome, 16.8% 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

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      Rome age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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