Living in Tifton, GA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Tifton SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Tifton, GA Cost Of Living

89
Tifton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Tifton, Georgia Info Snack

Tifton is a city in Tift County, Georgia, United States. The population was 16,869 at the 2010 census. The city is the county seat of Tift County.
Population
16,603
Unemployment
2.2%
Poverty
37.0%
Median Home
$125,200
Median Income
$35,349
Median Rent
$651

Tifton, GA Photos

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Map Of Tifton, GA

Population over time in Tifton

Year Population % Change
2017 16,603 0.2%
2016 16,568 -0.7%
2015 16,691 0.2%
2014 16,656 0.4%
2013 16,589 0.5%
2012 16,508 0.2%
2011 16,469 0.4%
2010 16,406 1.0%
2009 16,240 -

Race / Ethnicity in Tifton

White
52.9% (8,783)
African American
32.4% (5,374)
American Indian
0.0% (4)
Asian
2.9% (480)
Hawaiian
0.1% (14)
Other
0.2% (26)
Two Or More
0.8% (134)
Hispanic
10.8% (1,788)
Race Tifton GA USA
White 52.9% 53.2% 61.1%
African American 32.4% 31.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.9% 3.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.8% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.8% 9.4% 17.8%

Household Income For Tifton, Georgia

Less than $10,000
11.4% (189,773)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.1% (167,953)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.6% (208,434)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.4% (256,380)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.6% (242,312)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (277,338)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.6% (92,733)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.4% (156,182)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.0% (33,877)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (35,313)
Income Tifton GA USA
Less than $10,000 11.4% 7.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.1% 4.8% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.6% 9.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.4% 9.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.6% 13.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 17.8% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.6% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.4% 13.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.0% 5.4% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 5.8% 7.0%

Gender in Tifton

Female
53.2% (8,838)
Male
46.8% (7,765)
Gender Tifton GA USA
Female 53.2% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 46.8% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Tifton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (498)
9-12th Grade
15.0% (2,490)
High School / GED
33.0% (5,478)
Some College
22.0% (3,652)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,826)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (1,494)
Master's Degree
5.0% (830)
Professional Degree
1.0% (166)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (166)
Education Tifton GA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 15.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

2 Reviews & Comments About Tifton

Overall User Rating
1.5
/5

HomeSnacks User

Terrible place to live especially for the minority. The school system is outdated. Much more of a retirement place.

Racism, terrible job opportunity, lack of education and gun sounds every day to the hour.


HomeSnacks User

Im from Tifton Georgia, were not Ghetto we dont just dont take the B******t we love to kill lol tho especially people that like to talk s**t.

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