Waycross SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9.5

Waycross, GA Photos

Waycross, Georgia Info Snack

Waycross is the county seat of, and only incorporated city in, Ware County. in the U.S. state of Georgia. The population was 14,725 at the 2010 Census.
Population
14,009
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
30.9%
Median Home
$67,700
Median Income
$28,729
Median Rent
$611

Rankings for Waycross in Georgia

Best Places Around Waycross

1

Kingsland, GA
Population 16,562

2

Dock Junction, GA
Population 7,815

3

Douglas, GA
Population 11,566

4

Jesup, GA
Population 9,899

Map Of Waycross, GA

Population over time in Waycross

Year Population % Change
2017 14,009 -1.3%
2016 14,188 -0.5%
2015 14,258 -0.7%
2014 14,363 -0.9%
2013 14,489 -0.6%
2012 14,576 -1.0%
2011 14,716 -0.1%
2010 14,728 -

Race / Ethnicity in Waycross

White
37.1% (5,197)
African American
54.2% (7,587)
American Indian
0.1% (10)
Asian
2.0% (277)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.6% (78)
Hispanic
6.1% (860)
Race Waycross GA USA
White 37.1% 53.6% 61.5%
African American 54.2% 30.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 3.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 1.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 6.1% 9.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Waycross, Georgia

Less than $10,000
18.5% (259,166)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.9% (138,689)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.3% (214,337)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.7% (177,914)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.8% (165,306)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.6% (218,540)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.9% (110,671)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.9% (82,653)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (33,621)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Waycross GA USA
Less than $10,000 18.5% 7.8% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.9% 5.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.3% 10.5% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.7% 10.1% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.8% 13.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.6% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.9% 11.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.9% 12.8% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 5.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 5.1% 6.3%

Gender in Waycross

Female
55.5% (7,779)
Male
44.5% (6,229)
Gender Waycross GA USA
Female 55.5% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 44.5% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Waycross for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.5% (769)
9-12th Grade
12.6% (1,768)
High School / GED
38.4% (5,382)
Some College
21.1% (2,961)
Associate's Degree
9.4% (1,318)
Bachelor's Degree
7.6% (1,066)
Master's Degree
2.7% (377)
Professional Degree
2.1% (295)
Doctorate Degree
0.5% (68)
Education Waycross GA USA
< 9th Grade 5.5% 5.0% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 12.6% 8.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 38.4% 28.0% 27.3%
Some College 21.1% 20.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.4% 7.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 7.6% 18.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 2.7% 8.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.1% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.5% 1.3% 1.4%

Articles About Georgia

Enjoy The Snack?

About HomeSnacks

HomeSnacks is based in Durham, NC.

We aim to deliver bite-sized pieces of infotainment about where you live.

We use data, analytics, and a sense of humor to determine quality of life for places across the nation.

© Chasing Chains, LLC. All rights reserved.