Shannon, GA has a population of 1,754 and is the 11,797th largest city in the United States. The population density is 352 per sq mi which is 111% higher than the Georgia average and 289% higher than the national average. The median age in Shannon is 38 which is approximately 5% higher than the Georgia average of 36. In Shannon, 51% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 100% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 69% of Shannon residents were born in Georgia, 30% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.