Americus SnackAbility

2
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
9

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Americus, Georgia Info Snack

Americus is a city in Sumter County, Georgia, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 17,041. Americus is the home of Habitat for Humanity's international headquarters, the famous Windsor Hotel (from 1892), The Fuller Center for Housing international headquarters, The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving, Glover Foods and many more well-known organizations.
Population
15,839
Unemployment
15.8%
Poverty
42.1%
Median Home
$80,300
Median Income
$27,914
Median Rent
$696

Rankings for Americus in Georgia

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Map Of Americus, GA

Population over time in Americus

Year Population % Change
2017 15,839 -2.1%
2016 16,185 -1.0%
2015 16,345 -1.3%
2014 16,557 -0.9%
2013 16,714 -0.7%
2012 16,835 -1.0%
2011 17,001 -0.1%
2010 17,026 -

Race / Ethnicity in Americus

White
31.0% (4,906)
African American
63.3% (10,034)
American Indian
0.2% (24)
Asian
0.8% (132)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (10)
Two Or More
1.5% (240)
Hispanic
3.1% (493)
Race Americus GA USA
White 31.0% 53.6% 61.5%
African American 63.3% 30.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 3.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 1.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 3.1% 9.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Americus, Georgia

Less than $10,000
17.7% (280,350)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.5% (150,470)
$15,000 to $24,999
19.6% (310,444)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.7% (185,316)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.7% (216,994)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.8% (218,578)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.7% (90,282)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.7% (106,121)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (11,087)
$200,000 or more
0.9% (14,255)
Income Americus GA USA
Less than $10,000 17.7% 7.8% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.5% 5.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 19.6% 10.5% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.7% 10.1% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.7% 13.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.8% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.7% 11.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.7% 12.8% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 5.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.9% 5.1% 6.3%

Gender in Americus

Female
55.0% (8,707)
Male
45.0% (7,131)
Gender Americus GA USA
Female 55.0% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 45.0% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Americus for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.4% (854)
9-12th Grade
15.5% (2,450)
High School / GED
31.4% (4,966)
Some College
21.4% (3,382)
Associate's Degree
8.8% (1,392)
Bachelor's Degree
7.7% (1,214)
Master's Degree
5.5% (875)
Professional Degree
2.8% (450)
Doctorate Degree
1.6% (252)
Education Americus GA USA
< 9th Grade 5.4% 5.0% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 15.5% 8.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 31.4% 28.0% 27.3%
Some College 21.4% 20.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.8% 7.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 7.7% 18.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.5% 8.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.8% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.6% 1.3% 1.4%

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