Rome, GA has a population of 36,340 and is the 1,158th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,153 per sq mi which is 591% higher than the Georgia average and 1172% higher than the national average. The median age in Rome is 35 which is approximately 3% lower than the Georgia average of 36. In Rome, 52% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 85% speak English and 13% speak Spanish. 67% of Rome residents were born in Georgia, 21% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 11% were foreign born.