StatisticSylvaniaGeorgiaNational
Population2,53510,617,423328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)50818791
Median age39.336.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%45%43%
Speak English98%86%79%
Speak Spanish1%8%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Sylvania is 171% higher than Georgia
  • The median age in Sylvania is 9% higher than Georgia
  • In Sylvania 56.21% of the population is White
  • In Sylvania 40.39% of the population is Black
  • In Sylvania 0.99% of the population is Asian

Compare Sylvania, GA Demographics

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      Sylvania population breakdown by race

      RaceSylvaniaGeorgiaNational
      White56.21%59.80%73.35%
      Black40.39%31.17%12.63%
      Asian0.99%3.70%5.22%
      American Indian0.12%0.29%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race1.54%2.20%3.06%
      Other race0.75%2.79%4.75%
      In Sylvania, 0.9% 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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      Sylvania age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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