americus Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 656 9.2 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 2,783 38.8 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,816 25.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 806 11.2 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,104 15.4 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 5,546 77.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,483 20.7 % 20.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 16,345 - -
19 years old and under 5,262 32.2 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 5,833 35.7 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 3,053 18.7 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,197 13.4 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 14,324 95.3 % 84.6 %
Spanish 674 4.5 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 29 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,531 54.6 % 33.5 %
Married 1,675 25.9 % 50.5 %
Separated 439 6.8 % 2.6 %
Divorced 825 12.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 7,106 - -
Occupied Housing Units 6,034 84.9 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,072 15.1 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,143 58.3 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 36 0.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 989 13.9 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 557 7.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 789 11.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 213 3.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 154 2.2 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 225 3.2 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,030 14.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,442 20.3 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,096 15.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 985 13.9 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,116 15.7 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 902 12.7 % 13.0 %
Electric 4,613 64.9 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 1,198 16.9 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 150 2.1 % 4.1 %
Wood 35 0.5 % 1.8 %
None 38 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 5,505 34.6 % 75.5 %
African-American 9,919 62.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 59 0.4 % 0.8 %
Asian 76 0.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 337 2.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 24,886 55,775
Median Family Income 27,759 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 14,847 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 66.67 %
  • Temperature 93.64 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.05 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 17.57
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com