americus Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 582 8.2 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 2,699 38.1 % 32.2 %
Some College 1,879 26.5 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 782 11.0 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,137 16.1 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 5,550 78.4 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,487 21.0 % 21.0 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 16,185 - -
19 years old and under 4,980 30.8 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 5,948 36.8 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 3,100 19.2 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 2,157 13.3 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 14,199 95.5 % 84.4 %
Spanish 635 4.3 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 38 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,456 51.9 % 33.6 %
Married 1,842 27.6 % 50.4 %
Separated 383 5.7 % 2.5 %
Divorced 981 14.7 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 7,319 - -
Occupied Housing Units 6,347 86.7 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 972 13.3 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,183 57.2 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 33 0.5 % 5.9 %
2-Units 878 12.0 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 650 8.9 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 947 12.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 252 3.4 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 190 2.6 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 186 2.5 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,180 16.1 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,423 19.4 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 991 13.5 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,147 15.7 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,007 13.8 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 831 11.4 % 12.8 %
Electric 4,904 67.0 % 33.9 %
Natural Gas 1,268 17.3 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 112 1.5 % 4.1 %
Wood 34 0.5 % 1.6 %
None 29 0.4 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 5,385 34.2 % 75.1 %
African-American 9,889 62.7 % 13.1 %
Native American 65 0.4 % 0.9 %
Asian 97 0.6 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 324 2.1 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 24,882 57,617
Median Family Income 29,717 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 15,837 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 51.61 %
  • Temperature 72.32 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.15 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 6.62
    [CDD] 1.37

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