Waycross, GA has a population of 14,188 and is the 2,961st largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,197 per sq mi which is 617% higher than the Georgia average and 1221% higher than the national average. The median age in Waycross is 40 which is approximately 10% higher than the Georgia average of 36. In Waycross, 55% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 93% speak English and 4% speak Spanish. 75% of Waycross residents were born in Georgia, 19% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 5% were foreign born.