StatisticValdostaGeorgiaNational
Population56,71710,617,423328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,58218791
Median age27.636.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)41%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%45%43%
Speak English93%86%79%
Speak Spanish4%8%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Valdosta is 746% higher than Georgia
  • The median age in Valdosta is 24% lower than Georgia
  • In Valdosta 43.64% of the population is White
  • In Valdosta 50.82% of the population is Black
  • In Valdosta 2.01% of the population is Asian

Compare Valdosta, GA Demographics

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      Valdosta population breakdown by race

      RaceValdostaGeorgiaNational
      White43.64%59.80%73.35%
      Black50.82%31.17%12.63%
      Asian2.01%3.70%5.22%
      American Indian0.14%0.29%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.02%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race1.55%2.20%3.06%
      Other race1.81%2.79%4.75%
      In Valdosta, 5.1% 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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      Valdosta age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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