Fitzgerald SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9.5

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Fitzgerald, Georgia Info Snack

The city of Fitzgerald is the county seat of Ben Hill County in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2010 census, it had a population of 9,053. It is the principal city of the Fitzgerald Micropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Ben Hill and Irwin counties.
Population
8,884
Unemployment
6.5%
Poverty
38.8%
Median Home
$86,200
Median Income
$25,688
Median Rent
$613

Rankings for Fitzgerald in Georgia

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1

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2

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3

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4

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5

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6

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Population 14,221

7

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8

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9

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Map Of Fitzgerald, GA

Population over time in Fitzgerald

Year Population % Change
2017 8,884 -1.4%
2016 9,006 -0.3%
2015 9,032 -0.2%
2014 9,054 -0.2%
2013 9,069 -0.0%
2012 9,070 0.1%
2011 9,064 0.1%
2010 9,059 -

Crime in Fitzgerald Per 100k

Crime Fitzgerald GA USA
Violent Crime 595.4 357.2 382.9
Murder 22.5 6.7 5.3
Robbery 123.6 96.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 415.6 228.1 248.9
Property Crime 5549.3 2860.2 2362.0
Burglary 1370.5 530.9 430.4
Larceny 3987.9 2077.4 1694.0
Car Theft 191.0 251.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Fitzgerald

White
42.0% (3,729)
African American
53.2% (4,725)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.3% (27)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (16)
Two Or More
0.9% (82)
Hispanic
3.4% (305)
Race Fitzgerald GA USA
White 42.0% 53.6% 61.5%
African American 53.2% 30.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 3.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 1.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 3.4% 9.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Fitzgerald, Georgia

Less than $10,000
19.6% (174,126)
$10,000 to $14,999
16.3% (144,809)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.0% (115,492)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.7% (139,478)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (135,925)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.8% (95,947)
$75,000 to $99,999
4.3% (38,201)
$100,000 to $149,999
3.9% (34,647)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.5% (4,442)
$200,000 or more
0.8% (7,107)
Income Fitzgerald GA USA
Less than $10,000 19.6% 7.8% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 16.3% 5.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.0% 10.5% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.7% 10.1% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 13.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.8% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 4.3% 11.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 3.9% 12.8% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.5% 5.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.8% 5.1% 6.3%

Gender in Fitzgerald

Female
56.2% (4,992)
Male
43.8% (3,891)
Gender Fitzgerald GA USA
Female 56.2% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 43.8% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fitzgerald for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (355)
9-12th Grade
14.1% (1,254)
High School / GED
42.3% (3,757)
Some College
16.6% (1,478)
Associate's Degree
9.4% (832)
Bachelor's Degree
8.1% (723)
Master's Degree
4.2% (370)
Professional Degree
1.0% (91)
Doctorate Degree
0.2% (20)
Education Fitzgerald GA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 14.1% 8.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 42.3% 28.0% 27.3%
Some College 16.6% 20.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.4% 7.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 8.1% 18.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.2% 8.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.2% 1.3% 1.4%

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